Daily Archives: October 11, 2004

new photos

ok, let me just say about half of my photos from the past two weeks turned out ok. The ones in theory that should be great (sunrises, ocean waves in front of a light house, etc., were just well…) well, I have to be honest….they just sucked. The totally random ones (flower in a vase, a pile of leaves on the driveway, and other happenstance ...

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Assignment 13: Reading: Technology to Support Learning

http://www.nap.edu/html/howpeople1/ch9.html Part III: Teachers and Teaching, Chapter 9: Technology to Support Learning This chapter provides a brief overview of the use of technology in the classroom from the 1960s. From these usage studies and experiments, much has been learned about how learning is affected by technology. “New” technology can provide opportunities of expanding “old” technology (e.g., traditional blackboards, books, etc.) . One of the advantages ...

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Assignment 13: Reading: Technology to Support Learning

http://www.nap.edu/html/howpeople1/ch9.html Part III: Teachers and Teaching, Chapter 9: Technology to Support Learning This chapter provides a brief overview of the use of technology in the classroom from the 1960s. From these usage studies and experiments, much has been learned about how learning is affected by technology. “New” technology can provide opportunities of expanding “old” technology (e.g., traditional blackboards, books, etc.) . One of the advantages ...

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Assignment Avatars: reflection (Assignment 12)

SO, this past week’s assignment was to post to a class only discussion group via webCT in 5 different prescribed avatars (personalities of sorts). Although I consider myself to be a fairly creative and techie person, I really had a hard time with this assignment. I don’t know — it just felt too contrived. I also felt that there was not so much discussion as ...

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Assignment Avatars: reflection (Assignment 12)

SO, this past week’s assignment was to post to a class only discussion group via webCT in 5 different prescribed avatars (personalities of sorts). Although I consider myself to be a fairly creative and techie person, I really had a hard time with this assignment. I don’t know — it just felt too contrived. I also felt that there was not so much discussion as ...

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