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- Framing Difficult Feedback for Parents
- Extending the Silence
- Socratic Seminars in World Language Classes
- Finding the Beauty of Math Outside of Class
- Encoding Literacy in Computer Science
- Aiding Reading Comprehension With Post-Its
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- Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation in Students
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Category Archives: Mercy 2.0
To all Mercy families who have purchased the Mercy iPad package for the 2013-14 school year: You have purchased AppleCare+ as part of your Mercy iPad package. You may purchase additional third party warranty coverage for your daughter’s Mercy iPad … Continue reading
These are exciting tech times at Mercy High School. Our Board of Trustees has just approved some big summer expenditures related to instructional technology at Mercy. I have included these with some other major projects: May, 2013 * … Continue reading
I have blogged previously about our Design Foundations course. As part of Mercy 2.0, Art Department Chairperson has designed a marvelous course that we now require all of our students to take. It introduces each student to multimedia and technology from … Continue reading
This was an unusual week for me. On March 19, 21, 22, I made presentations on Mercy’s technology integration at major venues. Two of the presentations concerned our iPad professional development professional program. I had a packed room at the … Continue reading
Who Is Required to Purchase the Mercy iPad package? Incoming ninth graders and new transfer students are required to purchase the Mercy iPad package. Another iPad may not be substituted. What’s included in the package? A 32 GB iPad, a … Continue reading
As we are now halfway through the process of distributing iPads to our students we thought it would be a good time to inform you about your warranty options. Every family who purchased the Mercy iPad package has the AppleCare + warranty. This warranties … Continue reading
After considerable reflection, we have recently come to a final decision about our new multimedia lab equipment. This lab will complement the high powered P.C. lab where our fine school newspaper and yearbook is currently designed. It runs high-end Adobe … Continue reading
**Please note: If you ordered an iPad you will not receive it until you attend one of the Get Connected sessions. Also, the sessions being held from July 30th – August 3rd are full. ** Attention all students who have … Continue reading
The Mercy iPad Package is now available for purchase to all students registered for the 2012-2013 school year. You will need your Mercy student ID to place your order which can be found right next to your name when you … Continue reading
Here is a document we put together for our iPad Open House event that answers some of our most frequently asked questions about Mercy 2.0. We hope to see you there !