1. EOY Reporting, Especially During COVID-19

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    May 12, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    Whether you are a teacher-librarian like me (a.k.a. school media specialist, school library media specialist, media and educational technology instructor) …
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  2. Iran 2020: Providing Resources for Students & Teachers

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    January 5, 2020 by Dr. Barber

    Students (and teachers) have a tendency to use social media to understand what is happening around them. They may feel …
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  3. #oneword2020: Explore

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    December 26, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    It’s time to explore beyond my comfort area. I’ve used the #oneword to find a verb that kept me grounded. …
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  4. What Does a Tech Coaching Success Look Like?

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    September 28, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    When I put on my technology coach hat (only part of my job), I’m always confronted with limitations of time, …
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  5. Teaching to NOT Reply All

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    August 17, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    We’ve all dealt with it. A full school-wide (dare I say, district-wide) e-mail is sent out and someone replies with …
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  6. 30-Second Elevator Speech

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    July 9, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    Whether you are school librarian, or an edtech coach, or even a classroom teacher, you need to be prepared to …
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  7. Tissue Tabloid: Lessons Learned

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    June 15, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    I have a poster session at #ISTE19 in the #ETCoaches Playground on Tissue Tabloid – Bathroom Communications (Tuesday 6/25 @ …
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  8. Find the Hottest Thing in the School

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    April 23, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    Testing time is not just an opportunity for students to turn off and stop trying to learn more.  It’s also …
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  9. It’s Time for Virtual Learning

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    February 2, 2019 by Dr. Barber

    As the polar vortex brought unbelievably cold temperatures, school systems across the U.S. attempted to use virtual learning exercises for …
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  10. #Oneword2019: Flux

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    December 31, 2018 by Dr. Barber

    In pondering the #oneword2019, I looked back at #oneword2018 for inspiration. The word for the year was “Communicate” and I …
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