To end this class with high note, I am here to discuss my experience of peer mentoring. I will be honest in beginning I was scared to post anything because some of the individuals I was mentoring were fourth year students. In my mind I was thinking, what could I possible do to help, or … Continue reading Peer Mentoring Reflection
Hello! I hope you are having a wonderful day and I can not believe the end of the semester is here. In these last few months we have discussed so many topics about technology in regards to education. I personally enjoyed the semester getting to hear and learn from so many different individuals in this … Continue reading Networked Professionl Learning
Hello everyone! I hope your week is going well. This week on the great debate we discussed whether, or not "We have become too dependent on technology and what we really need is to unplug". I swear ever time I hear unplug, I think of someone who is addicted because if you use technology in … Continue reading Unplug Unplug
Hey guys! Sorry for the late blog post its been a hectic week, but I made it through and I am ready to discuss this weeks debate on whether, or not "Social media is ruining childhood". It is an interesting topic and both sides argued great points. On the disagreeing side, Cassidy made a great … Continue reading Their Childhood
Hey guys! This week in the great debate we our discussing the topic on whether, or not "Technology is a force for equity in society". I feel like when I read this topic I have heard it before. That if you do ______ , then everyone will have the same opportunity with out basis's in economic … Continue reading Equity: Technology
Hello everyone, I hope you are having a wonderful day! This week in the great debate we ended up discussing two topics that semi-intertwine with each other. So, the discussion was on whether, "Public education has sold its soul to corporate interests in what amounts to a Faustian bargain" OR/VS. "Openness and sharing in schools … Continue reading Mix Mash Debate
Is technology the reason we are unhealthy? Uhmm that is a tough question. Just a reminder there are many factors that contribute to an unhealthy lifestyle. Technology is commonly know for its user to be in sedentary state, which could be a cause for younger generation to became less active. If you think about it … Continue reading Is technology the reason we are unhealthy?
In today's classroom many students and facility members bring their own personal device to school. It is not uncommon to see students using their devices during class whether, or not it is part of the lesson plan. Many teacher try and bring technology into the classroom to keep their lesson relevant and interesting. So, in … Continue reading B.Y.O.D
In today's world of fast moving technology the internet is becoming an advance resource of information and we are know starting to debate whether. or not "Schools should not be teaching anything that can be googled". I was one of the lucky debaters this week and to be honest this was my first type of debate … Continue reading Whats In It to Google it?