Looking Ahead with a 20 year Educator lense…

Upon reflection of the generational, cultural and societal changes that might be ahead, I found suggested skills required for future learners in Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century hit a cord. Schools and teachers are still doing a service yet the pressures of the sinking ship of the business […]

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Millennial’s, Avocados, and the Future of Education…

During last weeks class, I really enjoyed the presentation and discussion that centered around the differences between the generations of people. As a proud millennial, I have encountered and heard many of the ideas associated with my generation. As we discussed the generational differences, there were a few things that came to mind as we … Continue reading Millennial’s, Avocados, and the Future of Education…

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Critical Thinking in a World of Bias

Following our class with guest Mary Beth Hertz, I was left wanting to continue the great conversation that was quite stimulating and thought provoking.  Many subjects were explored, including the idea online privacy, the risks associated with personal information being online and interpreting information from various media sources.  The subject that caught my attention the … Continue reading Critical Thinking in a World of Bias

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