1. Tyler Hart

    Being “BIG” with our Students


    Last night, I watched the movie BIG for the millionth time. This has always been one of my favorite movies based on an underlining them: an adult that manages to maintain the energy, innocence, and excitement of youth is one to be greatly desired.

    The big wig execs who are …

  2. Tyler Hart

    Positive Relationships and The Educational DJ


    Positive relationships and Motivation are contagious! In an education system where many of the educators on the front lines—the classroom teachers—are frustrated, motivation to stay the course is imperative. We have a huge task ahead of us in this new virtual learning world, and as soon as the drive to …

  3. Tyler Hart

    31 Days Left to Build Relationships!


    The end of the school year is rapidly approaching. Its a time when many teachers and students are excited and counting down to summer break!

    On the other hand, it is also a time when many of our students are NOT excited about the summer because school is safest and …

  4. Tyler Hart

    How do I…. Sign Ups and Subscriptions


    Welcome Back to School Teachers! With all the meetings and convocation going on, I hope you have had time over the past few days to get into your classrooms to start making them look amazing. With having a new school and many teachers at my other schools asking, I wanted …

  5. Tyler Hart

    Tech Tip Tuesday – Picasa


    Adding pictures to your blog posts can enhance the look and feel. The more files you upload to your blog, the more space it takes up. You might consider trying out Picasa when added pictures to blog posts. It will definitely help save room on your blog! Check out this …

  6. Tyler Hart

    Get Ready for a Glowing Year!


    August 1st has passed, and as many teachers were still vacationing and taking their last little bit of summer sun, I was reporting back to work at 7:00AM. As sad as this was, I was pumped when I walked through door. I was quickly reminded about that same feeling I …

  7. Tyler Hart

    Post to Your Blog From Email!


    Teachers are always trying to find new ways to cut down on their work flow. With classroom blogs becoming more of the norm, many teachers are finding it hard to keep up with updating their blog page with everything else they have to do. That being said, it is really …

  8. Tyler Hart

    #TodaysMeet Ideas


    TodaysMeet is an awesome website that allows “backchannel” communication among the users. The website defines itself as a website to “encourage the room to use the live stream to make comments, ask questions, and use that feedback to tailor your presentation, sharpen your points, and address audience needs.” The creator …

  9. Tyler Hart



    Today I am sitting here in a small claustrophobic office getting my MacBook re-imaged for next year’s image. As I was sitting and watching my computer load and hoping I backed up everything correctly, I pulled out my iPad to get on Twitter and check up with my awesome PLN. …

  10. Tyler Hart

    “Master of Ceremonies”


    The third graders at Carver Elementary had performed their first ever harmonica concert in school history. I was honored to be asked to be the Game Show Host for the show. I love being goofy and making events fun for the students!

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