Wednesday, May 16, 2007

From Blog To Book

One of the most accomplished student-bloggers in my class sent me the link to this new book. Clay and I have been talking lately about his idea that student-bloggers should get recognition and readership beyond just being associated with a class of blogger. I think this is a move in that directions. We've also been wondering about how to publish the winning Flat World Stories. Now, if only the paper at lulu was tree-free.

Tuesday, May 15, 2007

It's Been Too Long

Well, I haven't posted or blogged my bookmarks for over two weeks. 91 student essays, final projects, finishing the 1001 Flat World Writing Project, and the last two weeks of school in general will do that. But I've had a lot of time to reflect, and I've been cruising the blogosphere regularly, starring items on my reader from the periphery. So, I can see the table under the stack of essays, and I'm looking forward to posting my reflections and ideas again, on a more regular basis.

Thursday, May 3, 2007

...As I Blog On My iBook...

An Even Greener Apple: Innovate! (TreeHugger)

I've always been conflicted about how sustainable we are if we use laptops and upgrade them every three years. Here's an article on TreeHugger's blog (one of my favorites) updating on Apple's slow start at going green.