Monthly Archives: October 2015

Fresh-off-PD tech tips

I recently attended two professional development conferences–the Google Ed Summit in Mill Valley and the CUE (Computer Using Educators) Conference in Napa. I left both of them feeling newly excited about some handy ed/tech tools for easy use in the classroom. Here are just a few. Enjoy! TOPIC 1: Google “My Maps” With Google My [Continue]

MCDS Tech Philosophy

At MCDS, we believe it’s important to integrate technology thoughtfully, intentionally, and in a balanced way. We carefully examine tech tools and consider whether they might improve or enhance teaching and learning. While we do believe it’s important to prepare our students for the world of tomorrow–a world in which using digital technology seems fairly [Continue]

Welcome to!

Dear MCDS Students, Parents, and Teachers, Welcome to your one-stop shop for Tech resources! We hope you’ll bookmark the page and use it often. We will add regular blog entries to this front-page, and we’ll also keep the resource pages for each of students/parents/teachers (links above) fresh and up-to-date. For now, please have a look around [Continue]