Education · Fitness

Passion Project and Course Reflections

Today was our official last day of class, so a few of my classmates shared their passion projects with the rest of us. I didn’t feel like mine was worth sharing because I hadn’t reached a final product, but as I listened to the presentations I realized that everyone’s project was an imperfect journey –… Continue reading Passion Project and Course Reflections

Education · Minecraft · teaching · Technology

Tech Class: November 18 , 2016

Today in class was an analysis of sorts of a few different tech tools that were presented by classmates. We had a student conferencing in on the robot and a classmate had her kids here who were both very interested in the concept. We learned about the novelty effect and how students are really excited… Continue reading Tech Class: November 18 , 2016

Coding · Education · teaching

Hour of Code–What is it?

Coding is a topic that I approached with apprehension at the beginning of EDCI 336. I’ve never been particularly interested in it because it intimidates me. Let me rephrase that – I’ve been curious about it, but too afraid that my lack of computer science background would make it challenging or impossible for me to learn.… Continue reading Hour of Code–What is it?