Photosharing Apps in Schools – My Major Project Journey

Over the last few months, I entered the world of Snapchat and Instagram.  My project initially included two other apps as well. Duolingo I dropped immediately as it did not fit with the direction I decided to go with my project.  PicCollage, I was using most of the way through, but although it was similar… Continue reading Photosharing Apps in Schools – My Major Project Journey

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Privacy Project Roundup

CHAPTER 1: The PRoject Ending my experience in ECI832 with a look back over my major learning project, dubbed the Privacy Project. The project itself was borne out of an email exchange with Alec Couros revolving around my uncertainty on where I was going. While not yet feeling confident enough to spearhead a social activism […]

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Major project: Final thoughts

Out of the four options we were given for this semester’s major project (Option 1: Development of a curriculum-supported digital citizenship/literacy resource; Option 2: Personal journey into media; Option 3: Internet-based social activism project; and Option 4: Student-designed project), I decided to dive deeper into my personal journey into media (“option2”). I decided to take … Continue reading Major project: Final thoughts

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Learning How to Bend

A friend I haven’t seen in a while recently sent me a text and we had a brief convo.  Click on the link to see:  Kyla’s textingstory Describing to someone else exactly what I learned while taking this class is difficult.  Most of the classes I’ve taken previous to this one have an established curricula or…

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