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?
Hello everyone, I hope your having a great weekend! This week we experienced the first portion of the great debate. The question at hand is, does Technology in the classroom enhances learning? In the beginning of class I was fairly certain it did. Why? Well for a number of reason that were debated in class and from … Continue reading I changed my mind…
Digital Identity.. what does it mean to me. Well I think our identity is made up many aspects of who we are. For example, the people that surround us like family, friends, and colleagues, or to our personality traits and beliefs. The list could go on and on with what we might identity our self … Continue reading Digital-Step Digital-Step
Hey guys! I hope your week is going great. This week we talked about the not so positive things on the internet. Many of the topics revolved around the idea that we have two identities, one in "real life" and the other one online. The binary outlook is extremely troublesome, especially for youth because they … Continue reading Do we have two separate Identity’s?