Ok, that video was funny yet also hit the mark on so many ways multitasking is multi-distracting. I know I’m a bit of a procrastinator myself (I’ve been working on this blog in my mind for the past few days … even today as I write this I’ve found ‘ways’ to put it off just […]
To start my blog I wanted to know a little more about Dr. Neil Postman (liked him off the start when he said ““Every teacher,” Postman said, “must be a history teacher.”), but after ‘attacking’ the educational value of Sesame Street … that had me signing – ‘Hey, Wait A Minute Mr. Postman‘. So I […]
Revisiting Logo was a great experience for me. I remember taking an ECMP 355 class many years ago. I was in my first or second year teaching and I signed up for the class as my first job in education was being a computer itinerant in an elementary school. I thought I needed some more […]
I remember reviewing learning theories ‘way’ back in the ‘day’ (think there were still VCR/TV Combos in a school near you back then for those doing A/V in the classroom haha) when I was in university. The names Skinner, Bruner, and Piaget were ones we studied in EPS classes. It was important to review these […]
Welcome to my first ECI 833 blog. We were asked to do the following: write a blog post exploring your personal understanding of educational technology. What might a contemporary definition of educational technology look like? How has your own understanding and practice of using educational technology been shaped (consciously or not) by the rich historical […]
Hello, my name is Dean Vendramin and I’m looking forward to another great class with another amazing group of people. Stay tuned for my reflections and thoughts.