I have always been a fan of remixes. The idea of sampling music to incorporate into new genres, or how a DJ would mix vinyl records on a set of turntables. Teachers are often masters of the remix, borrowing ideas from the vast resources we try to share. Technology in society is changing rapidly and […]Read more "Miss Mixalot"
Finishing a course or a PD is always bittersweet. I can reflect on what I have accomplished, but also know it’s time to move on. It has been a new experience, different from any other graduate course I have taken. Aside from learning new technology integration, the Professional Learning Network we formed was unique to […]Read more "Looking Back, Thinking Ahead"
As our assignment closes, I don’t feel closure because my project is a little more long term. It doesn’t mean I will stop but I want to reflect on my learning progress. Over time, we have been researching a topic using YouTube and online forums. It’s amazing how much is out there on the internet […]Read more "Networked Learning Project Progress"
As a science minded person, I have always been a terrible cook but an excellent baker. This is a bad quality to have if you have a slow metabolism, but following recipes satisfies some of the OCD nature I have as a neurotic person. In our latest MSU MAET Adventure, we were tasked with having […]Read more "Recipe for TPACK"
Every year, the burden of science fair is upon us. Now, as a former researcher, I should love science fair. However, the way our city’s current science fair expectations are set up, students are using the archaic system of printing out a typed paper that sits in front of a cardboard display and allows for […]Read more "21st Century Science Tools"