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Reflections on Media Enhanced Learning, An Overview

    After 7 weeks of thinking, networking and working with educational technology I have come away with a deeper understanding of the implications of the networked classroom.  I have a stronger desire to stay current and to use these … Continue reading

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The Learning Community

I welcome laptops and smartphones into my classroom; my classes have closed FaceBook groups, that I hope will be a tremendous long-term resource to myself and my students. Yet sometimes when I look out at a sea of bent heads … Continue reading

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Desire2Learn

On Wednesday I went to meet with the Chief Instructor of Piping Trades at BCIT.  I had been talking to one of the Associate Deans of the School of Construction of the Environment about Pidp 3240 and wanting to incorporate … Continue reading

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Just the Practice

I’ve been practicing yoga for some 23 years now.  I’ve taken classes with perhaps a 100 different teachers, from raw beginners to world-famous teachers. It’s amazing but yoga always “works”.  It can be challenging to evaluate the quality of instruction: the … Continue reading

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Look me in the eyes!!

Part of my practice as a yogi is to deliberately put myself in situations or positions where I am uncomfortable and to then spend some time there.  This not only helps me work out areas of muscle soreness or tightness … Continue reading

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Technology in the Classroom

I teach Electrical pre-apprentices the fundamental trade-skills, and trade-knowledge that they will need to go out and work successfully on job-sites.  I’ve been an electrician for 17 years and am also an avid yogi.  I’m pursuing the Provincial Instructor’s Diploma … Continue reading

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Creative Commons Licensing

Creative Commons helps you share your knowledge and creativity with the world. Creative Commons develops, supports, and stewards legal and technical infrastructure that maximizes digital creativity, sharing, and innovation. Learn about CC This work is licensed under a Creative Commons … Continue reading

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