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    A Review of Skillshare

    Hi y’all, I recently had a trial from Skillshare and I wanted to share with y’all my opinion before you spend $99 a year for a membership. First things first, it is mostly a membership site. You can get away with not paying and viewing free videos; however, that option is limited. For me, I cannot justify spending $99 a year or $8.25/month for the premium version. There is not a ton of variety on Skillshare. It is definitely focused more on media, technology, and advertising. I do think you can find a lot of the information that is on Skillshare somewhere else for free. It might not be as…

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    The Highs and Lows of Technology in Classrooms

    Hi y’all,I’ve been finishing up the first half of my first year of teaching! EEK. It’s so hard to believe that I’ve worked so hard for something and have made such a big dream of mine come true! Anyway, I wanted to talk about the highs and lows of technology. I use technology almost (if not every single) day in my classroom. Technology can be super useful and create a unique learning experience that sticks with students. However, it can also quickly become the bane of a teacher’s existence. Some of the high’s I’ve found with technology as a teacher:1. Quick response/communication. I remember back to when I was in…