Technology is a Force for Equity in Society

We had a great debate experience this week. Nataly and I were debating Victoria and Jasmine on whether technology is a force of equity in society. It is one of the toughest topics that most of us feel on edge when trying to take a side. Educational technology offers a way for the marginalized to … Continue reading Technology is a Force for Equity in Society

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Technology in the Classroom Enhances Learning… Sometimes

It was a great debate this week about whether technology in the classroom enhances learning.  As an instructional designer, I feel like my response should be, of course it does! But I can see both sides of the argument. I think technology can enhance learning, but it doesn’t always. Nancy and Amanda had some great … Continue reading Technology in the Classroom Enhances Learning… Sometimes

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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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Hello! My Name is ______________

Our introductory blog prompt immediately brought to mind the “Hello My Name is” badges that I’ve had to wear over the years and dredged up those feelings I had (and somewhat still do!) when confronted by those blank little stickers.  GAH!  I’m going to meet a bunch of people I don’t know.  Will they judge… Continue reading Hello! My Name is ______________

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