A Tech of a Week!

The Technology Conference in Austin*

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*With a Little Reading Thrown In

It was a wonderful tech of a week in Austin, Texas. I spent the week at TCEA, and I came home feeling like I've acquired a college degree's worth of information in four days' time. Chromebooks. Symbaloo. iPad apps. Google Classroom. Smore. Canva. Kahoot. Educreations. Padlet. Oh my!
Amazingly, I also finished three books, too.

Deep South

Other travelers might not have noticed it, but Paul Theroux did: Poverty in the deep South here in the USA is reminiscent of poverty in Africa. Sadly...more

The Humans of New York

I loved book two so much that I sought out book one. Equally good. Recommended.

The Geography of Genius

Having taken on the geography of happiness in The Geography of Bliss, author Eric Weiner now turns his attention to the geography of genius. Weiner ta ...more

The mailbox was full when I got home. The Passenger by Lisa Lutz. This Moment is Full of Wonders, with calligraphy by Thich Nhat Hanh. Happy Cooking by Giada De Laurentiis.

Guess how I'm spending my spare time this week? Yep. Reading these new books and exploring all the new technology I learned about at TCEA.