September2011

Gravatar

Date: September 27, 2011 Author: admin Categories: blogging

Many students have asked me about my “online photo” or gravatar. If you want to create your own go to Gravatar.com. Once you create one it will follow you all over the web. Pretty nifty.

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Time Issues

Date: September 19, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

If you post your blog and the time is off. Sign in and from your dashboard go to “settings”, “general” and you can fix the time. It should update your blog immediately.

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Number 1 Grade Killer?

Date: September 18, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

Sadly I’m already having issues with students not following simple directions. I set aside this weekend to take care of all the technology related “stuff” that I have to do AFTER your survey and permissions are submitted. There is a lot of work that goes on to get student names in my gradebook and e-mail…

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RSS Feed For The Lair

Date: September 15, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

I’m sorry if there’s any confusion about the RSS reader. Maybe I can do a mini lesson in classes next week. Until then… If you want to add scribe posts (comments) into your RSS reader copy & paste this into your reader program: http://lahaiseslair.com/comments/feed/ If you want to add my site posts into your RSS reader…

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What Is Blogging?

Date: September 11, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

This is an EXCELLENT little clip about what blogging is really about. This is what I’ve been trying to get across to you all this week. Maybe Mr. Sullivan’s words will resonate with you more than mine. BTW…notice one of your vocabulary words? :)

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Blog Registration

Date: September 8, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

STUDENTS…PLEASE, PLEASE, if you are not going to watch the video showing you how to register your blog…remember your username is your first name and the first initial of your last name. If for some reason that username is taken then add the second initial of your last name. So if I were to register…

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Welcome Back 2011-2012

Date: September 6, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

I’m excited about the upcoming year, as I hope all of you are as well. I know it’s going to be an excellent year! While I generally like to produce original material I recently came across this poem from a teacher to her students. Really and truly it says everything! My Wish for You by…

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E-mail Snafu

Date: September 3, 2011 Author: admin Categories: Uncategorized

I apologize to all new students who have sent me e-mail via my LAUSD e-mail address. I didn’t realize until tonight that they were not being forwarded properly. My error. I’m responding as quickly as possible and am sorry for any inconvenience.

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