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10 Rules For Technology Integration

10 Rules For Technology Integration

10 years into teaching and 2 years into my career as a tech coach. I even got to spend 2 years as a professional photographer! All these experiences together have…
Vietnam Tech Conference 2019

Vietnam Tech Conference 2019

It's a wrap! The VTC 2019 was fantastic. Thanks, SSIS for putting on a great weekend with a lot of great connections. The food and beer were amazing and I…
Teacher as Questioner

Teacher as Questioner

What is culture? Can a country share a culture? A city? An organization? A family? How do we change the way a group of people think? These are my essential…
Less  is More

Less is More

I did it! I finally deleted over 200 PEOPLE ON TWITTER! *hold for applause* ** What? You aren't impressed? What if I told you that I wasn't actually communicating with…
My Communities

My Communities

Recently I had a job interview-- yes, it's that time of the year again that we all look forward to-- in my interview, I was surprised by a question: "tell…
Orientation Unit 1: My Why

Orientation Unit 1: My Why

Hello, everyone! I am very excited to begin my COETAIL journey over the next 3 semesters! Let's kick off the first course answering the questions posted in Unit 1. Name:…
Starting COETAIL!

Starting COETAIL!

Hi there, this is where I will be posting for the next year or so on my COETAIL journey!
AIS Student News Season 1, Episode 8

AIS Student News Season 1, Episode 8

It's a wrap! We have just filmed our 8th episode, and by many measures, it was our first success. I use the word success to express the idea that actually,…
BE Together Professional Development Day

BE Together Professional Development Day

Today several of the international schools in Saigon came together to have a professional development day at AIS and Renaissance in District 7.   It was cool to see the schools…
Halloween 2018

Halloween 2018

It's Halloween today, and to celebrate our MS staff dressed up.  We are running a competition to see whose costume gets the most votes from the students via a Google…