The Clorox By Dr. Seuss with the Lorax in a mask amongst Truffula trees and tissues

The Clorox: A Tale to Encourage Educators in the Pandemic

I put this story together as part of the introduction to our first virtual NYC Microsoft Meetup of the year where we brought together educators from across the city (and country) to have fun, build connections, and share knowledge. I hoped to encourage the teachers, especially in my district, who I know had been struggling … Continue reading The Clorox: A Tale to Encourage Educators in the Pandemic

Unleash Your Students’ Voices: Digital Storytelling

You can also check out the post on using The Power of Storytelling. Adapting the Story As I've said, regardless of age, ability, or language, everybody has something to say. Previously I discussed why storytelling is one of the most persuasive and powerful tools there is, what happens in the brain when stories are told, and … Continue reading Unleash Your Students’ Voices: Digital Storytelling

Unleash Your Students’ Voices: The Power of Storytelling

You can also check out the post on using digital storytelling to empower your students' voices. The Power of Storytelling https://youtu.be/sa_XxtozQKo After watching that video you may be feeling several things, not the least of which may be confusion. What was the point of that? Hopefully, if the title of this post hasn't already revealed … Continue reading Unleash Your Students’ Voices: The Power of Storytelling