MY JOURNEY IN MAJOR LEARNING PROJECT- ECI832

Hello ECI832, This blog post marks the completion of my major learning project.  It was a great experience while exploring the social media applications such as Snap Chat, Instagram, and educational apps such as My Script calculator and  Wolfram Algebra Course Assistant. As educators, I feel that it is important that we have a solid understanding … Continue reading MY JOURNEY IN MAJOR LEARNING PROJECT- ECI832

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ANALYZING WOLFRAM ALGEBRA COURSE ASSISTANT FEATURES AND TOS

Hello ECI832! The feeling of reviewing a math app for a mathematics teacher is nothing but a treat and if such app has a potential to transform the old boring perception of a math class into an exciting experience is just like a cherry on the top. Wolfram algebra course assistant is a wonderful app … Continue reading ANALYZING WOLFRAM ALGEBRA COURSE ASSISTANT FEATURES AND TOS

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REVIEWING ALGEBRA COURSE ASSISTANT

Hello ECI832! There is a heated debate about the effects of using technology in teaching mathematics. In traditional math classrooms, the educator leads a great demonstration of skills on the black or whiteboards followed by an individual practice. Students sit in line looking at the educator as they demonstrate the procedure to learn. Fortunately, this … Continue reading REVIEWING ALGEBRA COURSE ASSISTANT

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Journey into Media App Review: Instagram

Instagram burst onto the scene in 2010.  It rapidly gained popularity and boasted 1 million registered users in the first 2 months.  It has since become one of the most used social media apps in the world with subscriber numbers rivaling those of Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat.  It has since been purchased by Facebook in …

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Journey into Media App Review: Sworkit

When I began using this app the goal was to evaluate its merits as a tool to be used along with the Wellness 10 curriculum.  The second criteria I was investigating was whether the app could facilitate a healthier approach to technology use.  The app took off after an appearance on the hit show Shark …

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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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When Learning Happens in Layers

There is something about learning that I find interesting. When I began this semester I wasn’t sure if I had made the right choice in choosing another class based on educational technology. I am passionate about #edtech but understand that there is so much to be learned through taking a masters program and maybe I […]

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