Understanding i-KIDS is here!

March 28, 2011

Pelican Publishing Company in Gretna, LA is pleased to announce that Understanding i-KIDS and Understanding i-KIDS: A Workbook for Grownups by Doris Settles is available on April 1, 2011. And I am equally pleased to let you know that my books are coming out under their label. I am pleased with the many excellent reviews […]

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AP Stylebook Evolves

March 20, 2011

“Language evolves” read the tweet sent out by the AP Stylebook folks when they announced that for the moment (because language evolves, right?) that the correct form is no longer e-mail, but email and that cell phone has become cellphone. Now really, do you know anyone who still writes email with a hyphen or calls […]

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Digital Learning

March 14, 2011

John Dewey is quoted as saying “When you teach students today as you taught them yesterday you deprive them of tomorrow.” That quote has never been more apropos than it is today in a world where power and learning have shifted outside the purview of adults and into the hands of youth. I’ve been saying […]

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FB Fear???

March 7, 2011

Apparently, Mark Zuckerberg’s “meet & greet” site is causing some users to become fearful of missing out more than meeting up. Dr. Kathy Charles, who led the study from Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland said researchers found that while there is a great amount of peer pressure to be on Facebook, there also is a […]

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