Wednesday ~ 5.28.14

It’s finally here!  Last day of class!

Be sure your blog and website are up-to-date as well as your Behance account.  If you have any files you want to keep, be sure to copy them to a thumb drive or a cloud based storage account.  If you have questions, be sure to ask!

Have a great summer!


Tuesday ~ 5.27.14

Hope you enjoyed the three day weekend and had a good Memorial Day.  Now back to work for a couple of days.  Tomorrow is the last day of the school year!

Finish up any assignments or projects and be sure your website is up-to-date will all your work.



Friday ~ 5.23.14

Continue working on your projects and/or goals for the week.  Be sure to submit your time management sheet before you leave today as well as a printout of the work you have completed and added to your website this week.

No class on Monday due to Memorial Day!  See you Tuesday!  Wednesday will be our last day of class!


Wednesday ~ 5.21.14

High school students… refer to Tuesday’s post on Semester Test instructions.

Adult students… continue working on your goals for the week.

I will be in a meeting starting at 1:30 pm.  I will be back in class as soon as possible.

Quote:  The world hates change, yet it i the only thing that has brought progress. ~ Charles Kettering

Tuesday ~ 5.20.14

For those who have to take the semester test….

Create a graphic that can be used as an advertisement to recruit students for Digital Design class.

Quote:  My favorite animal is the turtle. The reason is that in order for the turtle to move, it has to stick its neck out. There are going to be times in your life when you’re going to have to stick your neck out. There will be challenges and instead of hiding in a shell, you have to go out and meet them. ~ Ruth Westheimer

Monday ~ 5.19.14

For some students, this is your last day of class!  For others, your last day is getting closer!

If you enrolled for NOC college credit, please ask me for a copy of your unofficial transcript as well as a form to request an official copy of a NOC transcript.

If you have not printed your wall poster, please ask me about it today.

Thank you for being a great group of students this year!  For those not returning to my class next year, I wish you the best in all that you do!

If you are not sure what to work on today, please ask me.  If you are not sure when your last day of class is… please ask!

You online grades have been updated.

Quote:  If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place. ~  Nora Roberts

Thursday ~ 5.15.14

Be sure to submit your time sheet and list of completed work before you leave today. No class tomorrow!  You should have completed the end of school letter, the wall poster, and the samples of your work.

If you want copies of any files from this year, please be sure to bring a jump drive or save them to your personal dropbox account (not school account) or any other cloud storage next week.  Files are removed from computers at the end of the school year.

If you are not sure when your last day of class is, please ask me! AHS Goldbug Olympics will be next Tuesday afternoon.  If you will be gone for that event, be sure to submit a leave request!

Quote:  Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. ~ Christian D. Larson

Wednesday ~ 5.14.14

Thank you for being on time and looking awesome yesterday for the Awards Assembly.  Be sure to make a blog post for Tuesday stating we did not have class due to Awards Assembly.  The photos from the assembly should be on the NW Tech Facebook page at

You will not attend Career Center today.

Two assignments for today (include in today’s blog post):

1.  What was your favorite assignment or project of the entire year?  Include a screen shot or link to image.  Be sure to explain why it was your favorite.

2.  What words of wisdom or advice would you give next year’s Digital Design students?

In case you are wondering about the AHS semester test schedule:


Quote: Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. ~ Steve Jobs