Tweet This is our 2nd shot at hosting an Edcamp at Huron City Schools. So far we are moving at a great pace to put on a great event for you! So far all of the food is taken care of and we are working on getting sponsors to help with prizes and such. The event will take place on August 2nd 2013 at: Woodlands Intermediate School 1810 Maple Rd. Huron, Ohio 44839 You can […]
Tweet On June 29th educators from all over Ohio came to meet at COSI to discuss topics that are currently affecting education. These topics ranged from the SLO’s to OTES & OPES to technology. The event was organized by a team of educators from around Ohio including Stacy Hawthorne (@medinaTech), Jeremy Evens (@JR_evans) and Christina Hank (@ChristinaHank) and Christina the venue at COSI was secured by State Impact Ohio. Hats off to the group for putting […]
Tweet The following is a guest post from the team over at DeviceLink, a solutions company that released a free MDM solution that is simple and easy to use. Check it out!
Tweet I must admit that I have been in a weird funk for the past few months, at work, at home and even online. A close friend and coworker shared this with me so I figured I would share it with you guys, The Guy in the Glass When you get what you want in your struggle for pelf, And the world makes you King for a day, Then go to the mirror and […]
Tweet My first book is now available for pre-order! Huge props to Charles Edge ( @cedge318) for all of the help co-authoring the book. It was a great learning experience! Because I know you ALL want to buy a copy you can buy it here: http://www.packtpub.com/apple-ios-configuration-utility/book Here is an excerpt about the book from Packt’s Website The Apple Configurator is an incredible piece of software which grants full control in mobile device management, but on a larger scale. The […]
Tweet I have been tossing the idea around of putting together a site for people like myself to come together and talk about what they are doing in their districts and pick everyones brain. Recently at #learningcloud (Ohio Technology Leadership Symposium) George Couros shared his site which I have visited many times, http://connectedprincipals.com/. That was the push I needed to follow through and set up this site. The idea behind Connected Coordinators is to bring the […]
Tweet A few days ago the the Ohio Department of Education put out a pdf that had a select few of the administrators that are on Twitter or blog about EDU. The list they had was far from complete. Please share this form with educators that you know so we can establish a more complete list. Form Spreadsheet Thanks TJ
Tweet From Jeff Bradbury of teachercast.net: Dear Friends, The last few days have seen some of the most heartbreaking photos and videos coming out of the state of New Jersey. Even days after the tragedy of Hurricane Sandy, over 1 million New Jersey residents are still without running water or power. Today, I am announcing, along with other great educators across the state the #NJED Hurricane Sandy Supply Relief program. This program demonstrates the positive […]
Tweet Today Apple announced several new additions to their lineup of devices and software. Up until this point we have been limited to 2 tablet devices for the classroom from Apple. The iPod touch and iPad are no longer alone! Lets take a look at what was announced today from Apple today. Please leave your feedback in the comments section!
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My name is TJ Houston.
I am the Director of Technology at Huron City Schools. I love integrating technology into the classroom and helping teachers find the way on the information super highway. Things I love: My family, My awesome Girlfriend, Technology, Education, and Photography.
I run PD sessions twice a week and run community training the first Saturday of the month. I love teaching people new things.