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  I love Google’s ability to convert measurements. I can enter into the search window “32 ounces in quarts” and Google returns “1 US Quart.” I can enter “5 miles in kilometers” and get “8.04672 kilometers.” It doesn’t get any...
My journey to the Instagram table has been slow. Having Facebook pages both personally and professionally, a LinkedIn page, a Twitter account, and both  personal and professional Google Plus pages, I figured that was enough. But others who use it...
Fragmentation is a real and growing problem in today’s society. We know that to produce anything of quality, we must focus and maintain that focus for a period of time. Today’s society, however, is moving in the opposite direction at...
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down “happy.” They...
Evernote Recently Release a New Update for Android. My favorite feature is the prominent “+” sign within the green circle, a one-tap means of creating a new note. Holding that green button reveals a icons representing each of the different types...
On mobile devices, the difference between one tap and two taps is big. The difference between one and three is monumental. The ability to get into and out of an app quickly often spells the difference an app being used daily...
I have written before about the summer being my busiest time. The majority of my work is with schools, and because the summer break is the perfect time for professional development, it’s only logical it is during this time that the...
“Constitution Day” was established by Congress in 2004. The legislation establishing it also set forth the requirement for schools. All educational institutions which receive federal funds are required to hold educational programs pertaining to the Constitution on September 17 each year....
“No, I never got that email.” Is that your awkward reply when asked why you didn’t respond to that important email? “Check your spam folder and see if it’s there,” you are told. Now, awkwardness turns to embarrassment when you...
Since earning my doctorate 15 years ago, many people have asked my advice for how to navigate the waters. While people often have horror stories to tell, I must admit, I have none. In fact, the doctorate was the smoothest...