Kim Estes

I am an educator. a risk taker. creative. innovative. passionate. collaborative. a Starbucks addict. ready to get to work.

General Musings


I’m just taking a bit of a break to get back into the classroom. After 14 years in EdTech – at the Admin building – I felt like I was hearing the saying “but it’s different since you were in the classroom” far too much. So – back to the […]

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What Works For Google…

My boss, Steve Logan, and I had both read How Google Works and talked about how hard it is to collaborate if people don’t office together. He really bought into that…and this is where his team works…together. We’re doing the same thing in our department (admittedly more out of lack […]

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You have to thank them.

This is my son, Zachary….dancing with his teacher, Mrs. James. We love her. She loves our son and works hard every day to help Zachary learn. Having an Autistic kid isn’t easy, but when you have back-up like this…it isn’t as hard. Thank you to all of the wonderful teachers […]

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Rebuild, Reboot, Reset

I finally decided that it was time to update my blog and get back into writing. It was really hard to let go of the old blog…and while I could have transferred all of my old posts over here…I didn’t. It was difficult to let go of all that data…as […]

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QR Codes in PE Class

My awesome PE teachers at BHS used QR Codes for the first day of school – teaching their students the rules and procedures for their classes. The kids thought it was fun to run all over the gym looking up the answers to the questions about the class. Tech in […]

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