If Galileo & Darwin had Facebook…

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Successful Tweeting

So tweeting updates @ Kids Camp 2011 was a huge success! The parents loved it! I didn't tweet a ton like I had wanted...

Do You Monitor Your Teens Online Activity?

As a parent, I would definitely take issue with the words "spying on your children". Parental monitoring of your children's online activity is NOT...

It’s a Book! (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4BK_2VULCU?rel=0] Funny. I don't think we are quite in danger of losing books, yet. However, the more our children interact with "screens" rather than...

Our Notification-Driven, Technological and Digital World

[vimeo 35873217 w=570 h=285] Sometimes you just want the noise to stop! A very creative video depicting our digital-saturated, over-notified world... Video description @ Vimeo: One day I...

Social Media Citation

Just in case you have "friends" online, whether on Facebook or other social media engine, who might do some things that are weird, or...

What in the TECH is Going On?

Recently, Pastor Jeremy and I have had a few provocative discussions in different settings regarding technology and its use among young people in particular....

Technology Usage in Church (infographic)

I like technology, and it's insanely connected with almost everything we do in our lives in 2011. "Church" is something many of us do...

Statistics Visualized (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbkSRLYSojo?rel=0&w=570&h=350] I found this video fascinating for a couple of reasons: I'm used to reading statistics in black and white numbers and percentages. Sometimes they...

“My show is OFF!”

Back in December, Amanda and I decided to turn our TV satellite service off.  It saved us some money each month and it prevented...

Technology and Us (and our kids)

The television. Also known as: the TV. Love it or hate it, the TV has been an influential force in the last hundred years....

Sugata Mitra: The Child-Driven Education (TED video)

If you like imagining possibilities in education... If you enjoy experimenting and taking risks in teaching... If you don't mind thinking outside the box... ...then...