From dream to reality

Since beginning my Master’s degree in the fall of 2017, I’ve had the opportunity to explore a few areas of interest and to delve into topics that were terrifying to me.  The last three semesters of classes I’ve taken with Dr. Alec Couros have led me down a path that I would never have imagined possible. … Continue reading From dream to reality

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That’s ALLLLL FOLKS!

Featured Image Source Hello for the last time ECI834er’s, Check out my “Summary of Learning” for this class! It’s been an absolute pleasure working with everyone this semester.  Thank you for taking the time to comment on my posts, interact with me on Twitter and Slack and share your expertise and ideas in class.  I… Continue Reading →

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Welcome to the Wrap Up Show!

Hello ECI834’ers, Well, I wish I could say that blended learning, preparing for blended learning and ensuring that students are getting the most out of  blended learning could be packaged up neat and tidy like the present in the featured image… but let’s be real…NOT! I have enjoyed this course so much as it’s opened… Continue Reading →

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Interactions in online learning

Students, working together collaboratively to engage one another and construct meaning and understanding through interactions (Bates, 2015).  Seems like a quintessential learning opportunity for those involved:  take an idea and bounce thoughts, opinions and experiences off of one another to gain a better understanding of the topic.  This communication requires both social factors, as well … Continue reading Interactions in online learning

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The BA/AA Period

  Hello everyone, So I am going to organize this blog post into 2 eras, the B.A period (before Alec) and A.A period (after Alec)!  I will say that my technological life has changed since taking Alec’s digital literacy courses and my mind has been opened to the possibilities of integrating technology into a classroom… Continue Reading →

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