Category Virtual Learning

Teaching While Connected: My Google Glass Experiment

“Our students will be earning a living as adults in a world that MOVES”… Julie Alspach: Last year about this time, I attended the MiGoogle conference and listened to Andrew Vander Heuvel talk about his experience with Google Glass. The innovation of Google Glass inspired me to apply to be a Google Glass Explorer. At […]

Judy Hauser: 21st Century Librarian @ Oakland Schools

Judy Hauser, author, database search specialist and information media consultant for Oakland Schools, was recently honored by Governor Snyder with a three year appointment to the Library of Michigan Board of Trustees. It was an unexpected honor for Judy, but one that fittingly crowns a career that veered down an unexpected cyber-path before most teachers […]

Oakland Schools

Mouse Ready? It’s VLAC to School!

BACK to e-SCHOOL! Oakland Schools, in partnership with Calvert Education Services and 55 local school districts, is offering a Virtual Learning Academy Consortium (VLAC) for K-8 students in Genesee, Lapeer, Livingston, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties. This non-profit, online program is an option for parents (or other caregivers) who wish to guide their child’s learning […]