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Sharing experiences and experiments in the intersection of education & technology

I love camera apps! So today I tried Halide. With Halide you can do manual focus, set the ISO, etc. Here's shot of the new N Building at Georgian.

shot with Halide

I hardly use Halide, but it's a cool app. But I do use Hipstamatic. Here are two shots taken with different lenses and films. If you have not tried H...

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When students come to class, we can't assume they know how to learn effectively. Fortunately, The Learning Scientists have an awesome set of resources on this. They have downloadable materials on the following strategies

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Do you use brainstorming activities in your course? Have you tried the Round Robin activity?

The students are in groups of 4 or 3. Each team member is assigned a role.

  • Recorder
  • Timekeeper
  • Rules Keeper
  • Presenter

In teams of 3, the Timekeeper and Rules Keeper roles are assigned to one...

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This is my response to the Syllabus Concept Map in the Teacher for Learning Activities for Ontario Extend.

I created this concept map for my Mathematics for the Computer Industry course. This is a first semester course for the Computer Programmer and Computer Systems Technician - Networking pr...

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@valerielopes mentioned in her blog post to start us off in the Teacher for Learning module that I had mindmaps for the chapters of How Learning Works. If you are interested, you can grab them from here (PDF). I hope you find them useful.

I created them when we had a Faculty Learning Communit...

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