Hot Lunch Tray

Serving up steaming scoops of K12 edtech observation, thoughts, and opinions. With gravy.

Week One Online Report Card

It is report card time and the school is sending my son’s report card through the mail, the U.S. Postal Service.  That is where K-12 education has ended this week, reduced to sheltering in place in our homes and the… Continue Reading →

Day # School From Home #COVID19

With ever-increasing days under our belt as remote teachers, thousands of educators are likely taking stock this morning.  If this is the new normal, how normal was yesterday? School From Home: If this is the new normal, how normal was… Continue Reading →

School-From-Home with Your Children

Extraordinary circumstances are culminating in an extended period of time for students to be out of school.  Parents are now forced into a role they may not have the expertise to feel confident in and students are confused by the… Continue Reading →

Prepare for School Closures

As schools either close or think about what closing would mean for them, here are some things to consider.  Schools are struggling with how their actions would impact the community.  What are the factors your school or district is considering?… Continue Reading →

Pandemic Preparations

S̶o̶,̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶r̶e̶ ̶i̶s̶ ̶n̶o̶t̶ ̶a̶ ̶p̶a̶n̶d̶e̶m̶i̶c̶ ̶y̶e̶t̶.̶ UPDATED: March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus (COVID-19) a pandemic.  But teachers typically don’t wait to prepare for something. The global financial market is fluctuating as the news spreads of… Continue Reading →

PLN Enrichment Framework

Social Media has become an embedded part of every day, sometimes do not intentionally use it.  We may use it without thought or post something incendiary, or we may even overshare.  I challenge you to step through this PLN Enrichment… Continue Reading →

The 12 Days of C̶h̶r̶i̶s̶t̶m̶a̶s̶ HotLunchTray

Traditionally the 12 Days of Christmas starts on Christmas and extends roughly through teacher break; however it was celebrated in times of old is fine, but that’s how I observe it now.  My stance is that fewer Geese a Laying… Continue Reading →

What teachers need this break…

I don’t know every teacher, but teachers aren’t so different no matter where I have taught.  Teachers do not work normal work pace for these weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  If you had not considered that, consider everything your family… Continue Reading →

Interaction in Virtual Communities

Virtual Communities Virtual Communities include online courses and social media platforms.  Online classes offer a variety of interactions. Some are expected and unexpected; there are also some interactions that do more to build social presence than others.  Online classes have… Continue Reading →

Learning in a Course Versus Social Media

Differentiating Course and Community Both coursework and interactions in online learning communities, such as social media, are concerned with literacies.  Song “pluralizes the word” literacy to denote the multiple literacies today’s students have to possess to interact and learn successfully… Continue Reading →

« Older posts

© 2020 Hot Lunch Tray — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑

follow us in feedly Hot Lunch Tray - Blog Directory OnToplist.com