a la carte picture of book and ipad

“This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. See my full disclosure here.” Join Chalk and Tech on Facebook or Twitter for more updates and professional discussion. A La Carte: Bringing you some of the best education links from around the web from this week. Kathleen Morris has 50Read More →

“This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. See my full disclosure here.” Back in 2012 The Pearson Foundation launched a website that interviewed and gained contributions from education thought leaders. While I don’t think the contributions are being updated regularly anymore, the good news is that they areRead More →

“This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. See my full disclosure here.” Blockbuster Video has just recently closed its final store (News Link). While the video below does not fall into the Education category per se, it is an interesting satirical take on the way technology has progressedRead More →

Goofram webpage screenshot

“This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. See my full disclosure here.” Now this is a great idea.   And I like great ideas.  Goofram (besides sounding rather obsure) is a website that allows you to searh Google and Wolfram Alpha at the same time.  My search forRead More →

“This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. See my full disclosure here.” This is a beautiful book to introduce your class to the themes of friendship, quirkiness and the desire to be valued.   Australian author Aaron Blabey takes us on a journey with little Sunday, a girlRead More →

Welcome to the first post (of many) here at Chalk and Tech. The Name As straight-forward as it sounds really.  As a classroom teacher for over 15 years I have an ongoing and vested interest in education and schools.  I started my career with chalk and have seen it evolve into a more technology focussed approach.  I, however, like the balance. The Aim Simply to merge the technology of theRead More →