Creating Digital Lessons for Virtual Learning

From the Beginning… For many of us that have been thrust into virtual learning, we have had little, if any experience with online teaching and even less preparation. Due to unfortunate timing, our campus only gave us one day to “prepare”.  I write that in quotations as preparation was really just giving us time to…

Virtual Learning

One School’s Journey toward Online Learning Amid a Pandemic Scare  I started this blog post a few weeks ago… before virtual learning became a phrase that has dominated my personal and professional conversations.  Here is a look at one school’s journey towards virtual learning amid a pandemic scare.    What started as an adventurous week-long trip to India for…

Choose Your Own…Framework

What is a framework?  According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a framework is a basic conceptual structure (of ideas).  It reminded me of a foundation of a house – it’s the basis of the home.  This week, the reading was about multiple frameworks regarding technology integration.  We looked at a few different frameworks: TPACK, Tech Integration…

Design a Powerpoint Upgrade

Before The parents association at my school asked if I could do a presentation on using Seesaw.  Seesaw is the online journal application that we’re using for student’s digital portfolios as well as way to communicate with parents. The association invited parents to come for a coffee morning where I could present in a smaller…

Blog Design 2.0

Basic and Boring One Blogger’s Attempt at Reflecting and Redesigning I know, I know, you don’t have to tell me.  My first blog was an example of the two B’s: basic and boring.  I guess if I want to be kinder to myself, it could be seen as plain and simple. If I was a…