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#MyInnovativeYear: How Does Innovation Look on Me? #IMMOOC

I love to write, I’ve got a binder full of short stories and the skeleton of a novel in a folder on my Drive. I started this blog as a reflection place for me as I started my Masters in Educational Technology.   472 more words

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Grounded in Research

As I begin to look into resources and research surrounding online media and technology in education, I realized there is more information at my fingertips than I could ever begin to  comprehend. 760 more words

Ed Tech

Ed tech is good for kids. Except when it isn't.

Some things just don’t make sense when we first try wrapping our heads around them. 618 more words


The potential of Google My Maps

Last night, my colleague Dickie and I went to our first 21st Century Learning Teach Meet. What a fantastic event! The Teach Meets are regular opportunities to network with passionate, innovative educators and to listen to short, snappy presentations about teaching ideas (they also provide booze and cheese!) Keep an eye on the schedule and we’ll hopefully see you at the upcoming ones. 487 more words

Ed Tech

You Are Not Your F-ing Ed-Tech

I hate my Smart Board.

Okay, actually, I have a Promethean. But you might not be aware of this Hydrox-knockoff of educational “technology,” so I’m calling it a Smart Board. 1,443 more words


(De)Constructivist applications of technology

In Foundations of Instructional Technology and Design (or Instructional Design and Technology), the reading is deep into learning theories and instructional theories and how each intersect with instructional design and technology (and, naturally, theories of instructional design and technology). 755 more words

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