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Looking for a Magic Bullet? Start with Curiosity!

Curiosity is the seed from which everything else grows.

Think about it…  How many times have you found yourself curious about something that resulted in exciting and genuine learning?  How many times have you learned something you weren’t curious about?  See the difference?

If we can allow ourselves the opportunity to feel curios about technology, we’re on the road to doing the same for our students.  Check out the TED Talk below where acclaimed educator Ramsay Mussalam talks about the three rules to spark learning:

Curiosity is free, Let’s make good use of it!


These Could Be Our Kids

Our students have the ability to change the world!

There are kids out there right now, who are using technology in ways we can’t even fathom.  Take 14 year old Taylor Wilson, for instance, who created nuclear fission in his parents’ garage to find ways to solve the global energy crisis (…  AT 14!!!  There are kids like Taylor all over who are re-imagining the world they live in in order to make it a better place for everyone.  With the right environment, these could be our kids!

Coming Soon!


Stay tuned!  The Tehama County Department of Education has got some pretty exciting things to share with you in the coming year with regard to Instructional Technology professional development!

Future Development Group, LLC

Education Reimagined

Teaching Without a Quill

Helping you embrace your inner tech

J.B.HAWKER, Author

Writing not-quite-cozy Christian Fiction

User Generated Education

Education as it should be - passion-based.

Kevin Brookhouser

It's what we do for them today that will help them shape tomorrow

Digital Tools

Digital tools for the classroom

21 st Century Educational Technology and Learning

K12 educational transformation through technology

Cycles of Learning - Learning & Instruction

It's what we do for them today that will help them shape tomorrow

Confessions of 6th Graders

It's what we do for them today that will help them shape tomorrow