Category Archives: Professional Development

A New Self-Paced Basic Mac OS Course (with Animated Badges!)

I have finished creating a new self-paced Apple OS X course for Mercy staff.   You can also explore the materials as well. As I write, no one has made it past Lesson 3 yet, so the assignments have not really … Continue reading

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Summer School Tech at MHS

At Mercy, tech serves instruction.  But for everyone to be able to leverage an extraordinary tool like the iPad, some “summer school” is necessary.  For the past two weeks we have been busy serving our teachers and new students with … Continue reading

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The Power of Peer to Peer Professional Development

Mercy High School has put significant time and resources into professional development (PD) for the past three years.  The impetus of this was Mercy 2.0 which included the adoption of the iPad as a 1:1 device, becoming a Google Apps for Education school, … Continue reading

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Touting Mercy’s iPad Program

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

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