Nov 15, 2016How is our educational system failing our nation?
...ether I should be writing in the Blue Skunk about politics at I am confused and have no source of information or inspiration that is Yet, I feel the need to work this all out in my own mind - and you get to ride These words from Antonio Gra ...
Nov 11, 2016Ending the range wars - redeux
... Roles of the librarian and tech Blue Skunk Blog, January 27, DJ Technology Connection, February and reflection: Tools to improve collaborative Minnesota Media, 2004
A good policy for good School Library Journal, March 2003
Keep your techs ...
Sep 29, 2016Banned websites day and thank you to NCTE
...7 myths about Internet Filtering Blue Skunk Blog, September 28, You Sure You Want an Internet Filter? Virtual Censorship is Still Censorship TechTrends, May/June 1998
Backtalk letter in response to "Just Give It to Me Straight ...
Sep 24, 2016Should we be looking at gift horses in the mouth?
Faithful Blue Skunk readers may have noticed a gap in my Between school start up and a vacation, I've neglected my shared I hope to be back on track starting now! ...
Aug 16, 2016One-ringing dingy - revisited - dealing with telephone sales calls
...aaay too nice about
Here is the Blue Skunk on the topic from 2008:
One ringy-dingy, two ringy-dingy - telephone sales calls (March 6, 2008)
My friend Tim Wilson over at the Savvy Technologist blog posted this little rant ...
Jun 16, 2016Library ethics for non-librarians - introduction
...ially as they relate to And you, Blue Skunk reader, are welcome to come things first:
Code of Ethics of the American Library Association
As members of the American Library Association, we recognize the importance of codifying and making kn ...
Apr 1, 2016Situational librarianship
...ting by professional association Blue Skunk Blog
Scholastic vice-president (and long-time friend), Evan St Lifer visited with Saint Paul Public Schools' librarians last He gave an excellent presentation on "The Habits of Highly IMPACT ...
Mar 14, 2016Numeracy, not math. Another rant.
Any long time readers of the Blue Skunk know that ranting about mathematics instructions is a common theme of this For example see:
If they let me design the math curriculum
Do the Math
The current political debates have ...