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Will This Library Media Specialist Be An Extra in the Hunger Games Movie?

So, I went to the extras casting call in Fort Mill for the Hunger Games movie which will be filmed in North Carolina this summer.  They are looking for 1,000 adults and some children.   I took my daughter with me.  She may be too young to be called; I submitted for June and July. […]

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2010-2011: A New Year!

A new year seemed to have  happened so quick.  Third week of school, and we’ve gotten through scheduling woes with PowerSchool, Open House, and a an overtime victory at our first home football game.  I also start the year as the 2010 Teacher of the Year.  Loving the front row parking spot I must admit! […]

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Cruz’s Webquest


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Gale PowerSearch Widgit

For all the South Carolina library media specialists! Creating the PowerSearch widgit for your library’s webpage tricks students into searching the databases on DISCUS.  No moans and groans when I used this with a class who just wanted to use Google or Wikipedia.   To create your widgit, go to  You will need the location […]

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New Year

New school webpage, more IGPro training, new literacy initiative, minus a media center assistant.

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Okay, I tried

I downloaded Fruity Loops (demo version) in an attempt to create my own music since the student made it look sooo easy!  It was hard.  So I quit.  Anyway, pics from technology fair week around the district are posted here.

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Catchy Title to Come Later

 I always stress myself with coming up with a catchy title for things.  Nothing has come for this blog where I hope to document, as well as communicate with professionals, experts, or people who share the same interests and passions as I in the worlds of education, literacy and technology.  Welcome to my blog!

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