Time effects us all. Change is hard to fathom sometimes.
Cuillins from Kirkibost Originally uploaded by bruiach1 Wrote in 2010: I wrote several years ago, well seven, actually about my meeting an elderly gentleman at Inverness Bus stop. At the end of our conversation, we parted as friends and he said something strange about gifting me with magic. That conversation has stuck with me the [...]
Well, while I wait and prepare for a phone interview this morning, I zipped over to Faith Popcorn's site, Brain Reserve. I use Popcorn's site both in my understanding of current trends and issues, as well as within the classroom. I am all about the future and like the game of anticipation. I love examining [...]
So as I await and prepare for an interview, I am thinking about technology and education. I strive to create within my classroom an innovative culture, where the students utilize several tools, techniques and traditional forms of technology to extend their book learning or foundations. The digital natives of today need to become proficient in [...]
Sometimes, I feel like I'm constantly in the dental chair. (Nothing against dentists, but it is not my favorite place to be, even with the sonic cleaning tools.) It is a challenge to engage the students in strategic thinking, to discuss the overall short and long term impacts on a business as well as the [...]
There is something to say for having the Internet. Once and awhile my senses are awaken by gems of video, music and words as they were today when I received a post from VisitScotland. They were inviting me to SINGLE MALT WHISKY: THE ISLAY 8 + THE FESTIVAL AWARDS CEREMONY. Unfortunately, I will not be able to [...]
As a woman, and a labeled "baby boomer", I have been raised a certain way. I was born and raised in the United States and I do feel that we are one of the better countries on the planet for the freedoms that are endowed to us by our Constitution. I was raised in a [...]