In this series, writer Lori Rice shares weekly reports on using different types of tech in the classroom.

[Episode 49] How the Healthcare Bill Affects You As a Teacher

In this episode, Franchesca Warren interviews John Palmer from, T.R.A.G.I.C, as we discuss why teachers should be concerned about what's in this "new" health care bill and why teachers must fight political party partisan when it comes to our livelihood. During the interview the following topics are discussed: how T.R.A.G.I.C. changed the face of healthcare in Georgia [...]

[Episode 47] Living Your Best Life: A Teacher’s Story on Being Fit and Finally Free

In this episode, Franchesca Warren, interviews Almetria Turner from Fit and Finally Free about her journey from being 347 pounds to losing 177 pounds- without pills, teas, or surgery. In this episode, Almetria not only discusses her journey but the round blocks she encountered and why teachers have to be physically healthy. Note: Almetria will be a [...]

By | 2017-07-07T22:51:56+00:00 July 7th, 2017|#36WeeksOfTech, fitness, Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

[S3E2] An Interview with Mr. Dombrowski: Social Media is Not the Enemy

Ever since I saw Mr. Dombrowski's clip on The Ellen Show, I have been in love with his infectious smile and bubbly personality! Since Social Media is such a huge deal in every school, we thought it would be interesting to discuss how one teacher makes it work for his fourth-grade students. Mr. Dombrowski has built [...]

By | 2017-05-19T22:38:19+00:00 May 19th, 2017|#36WeeksOfTech, Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Meet Betsy DeVos, Our New Secretary of Education

Today it was announced that President-Elect Donald Trump has chosen Betsy DeVos, a top Republican Donor, and School Choice Advocate to head the Department of Education. As teachers, we've already had a contentious relationship with the two predecessors to the job, but before we get into policy, it's important to understand who Betsy DeVoe is [...]