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Meet the Edmodo Featured Blogger Team

First, thank you to everyone who applied to become a Featured Blogger.  We received so many applications and were blown away by the thoughtful and creative ideas and the willingness to volunteer your own time to share your experiences with your peers. Because we received so many fantastic applications, we’ve decided that we may run […]

News & EventsTeacher Stories - Posted on Monday, April 11th, 2011


Featured Blogger: The Voice of the Library with Shannon Miller

Today is the start of a new adventure for me!  For the next few months I am going to be one of five bloggers on Edmodo’s Featured Blogger Team.  I am very honored to be part of this amazing group of educators and excited to share and learn with all of you! I will be […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, April 19th, 2011


Raise Their Voice

Week 2 with Shannon Miller, Teacher Librarian from Van Meter School District in Iowa **   Last week I had the honor to present with Julia Albaugh and Emma Durflinger at the Iowa 1:1 Conference in Des Moines. I have collaborated with both of them before and have helped them prepare for other presentations as […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, April 26th, 2011


Voice of the Library: Connect, Create, Celebrate

Week 3 with Shannon Miller! ** There are so many things that happen each day that remind me why I love being a teacher.  I am happy when my elementary students run to the new picture books I have displayed in the library and sit down on the floor to read them with friends.  I […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011


Voice of the Library: The “Little Things” That Make A Difference

Week 3 with Shannon Miller!   Dressed For The Van Meter Wax Museum All of us do this.  We get caught up in the duties and tasks demanding our attention during the day. There are projects to grade, emails to respond to, meetings to attend, and lesson plans to create.  We have responsibilities and people […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011


Voice of the Library: The Students Aren’t Waiting

Tuesdays with Shannon! ** Last Saturday, Will Richardson posted “There are Some People Who Don’t Wait” on his blog, weblogg-ed. The post was about teachers who don’t wait…who jump right in, who take a chance, who embrace change in education and the lives of young people. Will wrote, “… I couldn’t help thinking about the […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011


Voice of the Library: Take A Look…What Do You See?

Today in the library, I took these photographs of our 5th graders at Van Meter completely engaged, sharing with friends, and having a blast learning something new. And just what was it that hooked this group of students? We recently added 8 iPad’s and 12 iPod’s to the technology in our school.  When the students […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 24th, 2011


Edmodo: The Perfect Place For Kids To Connect This Summer

Voice of the Library with Shannon ** Summer break will be here for me in just five days.  Even though there are a couple of months that we are not in school with our students, there are so many ways now that we can stay connected with them during the summertime.  We can use Twitter, Facebook, […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 31st, 2011


Ideas for Using Edmodo….Let’s Create a List Together!

Voice of the Library with Shannon Yesterday was the end of the school year for Van Meter. The seniors already graduated and are onto the next chapter in their lives. The kids at school were happy and excited as they talked about their summer plans. They took photos with their friends throughout the day, signed […]

Activities & TipsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, June 7th, 2011


You Don’t Want to Miss These Three AMAZING Edmodo Resources

Voice of the Library with Shannon ** Sometimes I am amazed at how many new resources come to us over the week through our social networks, connections and other resources. Now, more than ever, we can learn each and every day through these different avenues and bring amazing ideas and resources back to our students, other […]

Activities & TipsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011


Bring It! to ISTE

A Voice from the Library, final post by Shannon Miller! ** Many of us will soon be together in Philadelphia for ISTE 2011.  We will connect in presentations and meetings, meet up in the Blogger’s Cafe, and at social functions.  It will be a crazy few days but one filled with amazing learning, collaborating and […]

News & EventsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, June 21st, 2011