CDBaby founder and author, Derek Sivers, had a great idea that I think could turn into a great school project. He called it Friends From Memory in which he listed every friend he could remember from life – with no address book, Friends list or other assistance. The hope is that if one of these people searches the Internet for their own name, they might come across the list, see that Derek remembered them and maybe drop him a note. He explains it in more detail on this page.
The URL: http://sivers.org/friends
Thinking of Using Dropbox?
One way you can help me out is to use my link to sign up for DropBox. If you sign up from here by clicking the link above, the bonus for me is that I get a bit more space to use in my work. And I'm eternally grateful for the boost! -Pete
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Pete MacKay has taught in Alberta since 1990, across all grade levels, all of which have had a technology-based approach. Currently seconded to the 2Learn.ca Education Society from Edmonton Public Schools, he applies his range of experience to professional development activities for teachers across the province of Alberta.
Belize Literacy Program
In November 2012, members of the Belize Ministry of Education, principals, and lead teachers met in each of the six districts for two days of conversations and discussions around the challenges and next steps in integrating technology to support teaching and learning in Belize. The sessions highlighted global trends and challenges from the K-12 Horizon Report, the National Education Technology Standards (NETS) for students, teachers, and administrators, as well as an overview of the content from the August 2012 technology workshop for teachers.Learn more about this Rotary initiative