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..and so it begins

Working hard on creating an authentic professional learning plan for the junior high school I work at. I’ve been able to set up their webpage… 15 more words

Technology

Lifelong Learning Needs Survey

As a Lifelong Learner, whether you are based in Jamaica or overseas, please share with us the areas you wish to know more about to achieve your Personal and Professional Development Goals. 34 more words

University Of Technology Jamaica

Career Bumps...

As I’ve said before on my instagram feed, I’ve never been raised to be ‘aware’ that I’m female. For me, it’s kind of a non-issue. So while I’m happy to celebrate the achievements of women (particularly those from yesteryear who enabled me to go to med school and have a vote and a voice), from my own perspective, I sometimes feel a bit fraudulent. 980 more words

Medicine

Future-focused learning in connected communities

21st Century Learning Reference Group, (2014).  Future-focused learning in connected communities.  Retrieved from http://www.education.govt.nz/assets/Documents/Ministry/Initiatives/FutureFocusedLearning30May2014.pdf

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This report by the 21st Century Learning Reference Group addresses the challenges faced in today’s education system due to the increase in connectivity, mobile digital technology and the internet.   315 more words

Adult Student

One of many reading assignments this week covered the process that non-traditional students go through when deciding to pursue a degree and their reluctance to labeling themselves as students. 586 more words

My Thoughts

What a Difference Grace Makes

In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his purpose, which he set forth in Christ as a plan for the fullness of time, to unite all things in him, things in heaven and things on earth.

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Why Do I Write?

Earlier this year, I was happy to host a guest post by Sarah Foil about why she writes. I thought today would be a great opportunity, almost one-half through my second MFA semester, to talk to you about why I write. 1,963 more words

MFA