Become a Productive School Leader

On the afternoon of Saturday, December 12th I will be presenting a three hour workshop for school leaders at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis. This is offered in conjunction with the annual TIES conference which begins the following Monday. Here is the official workshop description: An important part of being an effective school leader is […]

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New Website Design and Features

Today I am relaunching techEDvance with a fresh design and some new features. First, the look of this site is now much simpler with fewer distracting links and clearer fonts. The menubar above still provides access to the main parts of the site but some redundant elements of the previous theme have been removed. This […]

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“Riding Around America” Price Drop

I’ve dropped the price on my book to just $1.99 so now is the time to buy! It’s available at www.ridingaroundamerica.com, or by clicking the appropriate link below: Buy “Riding Around America” iBook for $1.99 Buy “Riding Around America” PDF for $1.99 About the book: In the summer of 2004, I traveled around the perimeter […]

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Riding Around America

In the summer of 2004 I traveled around the perimeter of the country by train – an 8,000 mile journey which included stops in New Orleans, Tucson, Oxnard, Portland, Seattle, Minneapolis, Saint Paul, and Chicago.  A few months ago I decided to turn my writing and photos from this trip into a book. Today, I am […]

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My Book Project

Ever since Apple announced the iBookstore and created iBooks Author to allow authors to self publish their work, I’ve wanted to do exactly that. I thought about it for a while and eventually decided that it would be fun to publish my travelogue and photos from an 8,000 mile train trip I took back in […]

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Manifesto and Mission Statement

Welcome to techEDvance, my latest online venture and the first time ever that I am publishing on the web under my real, full name. I’ve been interested in technology since the mid-90s when I started creating websites to publish my writing (with lots of help from my dad). Recently, technology has started to intersect with […]

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