I attended the MACUL conference for 25 years, was on the board, and started the "Model Classroom", but am now retired after 35 years in education as a computer/social studies teacher and Tech Director---most at Onsted…"
Good to hear from you. I will try to keep an eye out for you at the Conference in GR. It will be my 25th! I have been trying to develop the idea of a MACUL Retired, which could be of service to the organization, but the response form others…"
"Hope all the MACUL retirees are doing fine! I'm currently in Florida enjoying the warm(?) weather down south in Florida. Will return to Michigan in February and will attend the MACUL conference in March in GR. Hope to see some of you…"
Yes that would have been fun. I think you would have found my boats interesting and you would have handled them just fine. I bring them up there every year, so we will have to make that a priority.
If you are interested, I think I told you about the Jackson County environmental/canoe group I just became president of. We have a 4 hour low level trip every month April through October on local rivers. Check us out at the web site I have just redesigned: http://www.great-mi.org You can go on two trips with out joining--$15 and is tax deductible.
With your work in Education Technology, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service. Here’s a public class recording you might find of interest.