Category Archives: EC&I 832

Nothing but smiles for #thehappinessproject

#thehappinessproject. Wow! Talk about a rewarding experience. This term I knew that I wanted to do another project that would allow me to include my students and looking back I can say I am beyond proud of the hard work … Continue reading

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Adios EC&I 832

Since I just returned from Mexico for spring break, and I am practically fluent (not) in Spanish I will prepare to say Adios to my new friends and colleagues that I have met through this course. Thank you all for … Continue reading

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Local News Bubble…

News. To be honest, this is one thing that can completely overwhelm me. Media, in my mind, has allowed the access to and the spread of news, true and fake to become so widespread. In today’s society information and news … Continue reading

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21st Century Literacy

Teaching is one profession where the requirements and expectations are constantly changing due to the changes in society. As teachers, it is essential that we are educating our young people to keep up with the changes happening in society. It … Continue reading

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#DPkindnesschallenge

Last term as well as this term I have been awakened to the importance of teaching Digital Citizenship in my classroom. I am finding it hard to think back and reflect on what my understanding of the term digital citizenship was … Continue reading

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Blurred Lines…Personal and Professional

As a teacher, there is no doubt that being conscious of your digital footprint is extremely important. We work in a profession where we are held to very high standards and it is important that our online identity matches the identity … Continue reading

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#projectgoals

We are EXCITED! Students, parents, colleagues and myself, everyone is very excited for this project to get off of the ground. Over the past few weeks, my class has worked on ironing out all the little details for our #thehappinessproject. … Continue reading

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The future… Where will we end up?

The future. It is coming whether we are ready or not. Life changes. We change. Technology changes. Change happens. Change can be good. Change can be bad. Regardless, change happens. We know that change happens in all areas of our … Continue reading

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Digital Native-Digital Immigrant…Or somewhere in-between?

This week we were encouraged to begin to look at technology and its impacts on different generations. The video ‘Do “Digital Natives” exist” gave an overview of what the terms digital natives and digital immigrants mean.  I haven’t taken the time before … Continue reading

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