Extension Cord? Check
Charging cords for all three above? Check
Do I REALLY NEED my laptop?
“It’s a quick overnight for a day’s training plus some family time at a concert? REALLY? Can’t I just leave it at home?”
It was a gorgeous learning day. Devices cooperated for the perfect environment where I could take notes and also have access to text messages, Twitter, and Facebook,
“And that’s why I need my laptop! I’ve never been able to successfully add a WordPress blog on my chrome book. I’ve messed with a wide range of possibilities, asked on some helplines, and invariably just either drafted on my phone or pulled out the trusty old laptop and started a post.”
It doesn’t matter that I was thinking of ideas before I fell asleep.
The incredible PD with Dr. Mary Howard.
Looming “First Frost”
The impending excitement of #NCTE17
The power of Twitter
The unbelievable magic of Twitter chats
Chromebook? Tried but nope, no luck with WordPress!
Phone? Not the finished look I would like!
Is a draft better than NOTHING?
So today’s slice is brought to you via a draft on my phone and a bit of polish on my iPad. My plan for my next travel is to save a formatted draft so that I can add text and publish with relative ease from any device. (Cross my fingers that I remember!)
How do you turn around a failure? What do you learn from it?
What do you do when your device(s) don’t cooperate?
When do you sacrifice BEST WORK for BEST EFFORT?
Thank you, Betsy, Beth, Deb, Kathleen, Lanny, Melanie, and Stacey for this weekly forum. Check out the writers, readers and teachers here.