Teague's Tech Treks

Avoiding tech "OOPS-idents" by Helen Teague


Weekend Ed. Quote~November 22

We build these bridges of insight through empathy, the effort to see the world through the eyes of others, understand the world through their experiences, and , and feel the world through their emotions. ~Tim Brown


Brown, T., & Kātz, B. (2009). Change by design: How design thinking transforms organizations and inspires innovation . New York: Harper Business, page 50.



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Design Journal 12: A Twilight Visit to Radio Shack

The Oldest Padawan on Tython ventured to Radio Shack (on this planet) last night at sunset.

Radio Shack at Twilight on Planet Earth

I was the only female in the place.

I had been working in the Maker Lab, disassembling my American Airlines-issued headphones when I discovered that the wires were too thin to solder. (Aside: I was so happy to have a “Too thin” issue ascribed to me!). I bought my 1/8 Stereo plug…and…then…looking around….I saw these super cute dancing LED Speakers (click on the picture):

Dancing Speakers
















And, right next door to Radio Shack was the cutest Beauty Supply store!! So I bought these super cute bows!

Lovin’ Radio Shack at Twilight!!!






Krathwohl’s Affective Domain

For Amelia


Source: https://giftedmmiller.wikispaces.com/file/view/Affective_Taxonomy.gif/54918972/Affective_Taxonomy.gif











Applying Krathwohl's Domain

Source: https://spatkinson.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/slide2.jpg












Reference Links:







https://giftedmmiller.wikispaces.com/ (excellent podcasts on gifted learners, creative learners and Bertie Kingore)

Anderson, L., & Krathwohl, D. (2000) A Taxonomy for Learning, Teaching, and Assessing: A Revision of Bloom’s Taxonomy of Educational Objectives. Pearson.







Using Library of Congress Primary Resources Webinar Today

Primary Sources Webinar November 18


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On My Christmas List: Solar-powered glowing bike path

This is on my Christmas list: A Solar-Powered Glow-in-the-dark Bike Path, except I would scale it smaller for my driveway or street. Originally from The Netherlands, the solar-powered bike path is coated with a sun-reflecting intelligent paint. Read more here: http://www.dezeen.com/2014/11/12/daan-roosegaarde-van-gogh-bicycle-path-glowing-patterns-nuenen-netherlands/

Video Link: http://youtu.be/wEe8firurCY