Ribble Me This…

via GIPHYThe Essential Elements!We examined Ribble’s Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship this week in #eci832. I’ve been reflecting how this relates to my social media journey project. I’ll be looking at TikTok, Snapchat, YouTube, Twitter, and maybe Wakelet as I journey into the wilderness of social media and education. TikTok is the first one I am tackling. Progress has been slow. This is a bit related to being a content-catalyst for next week’s ECI832 Lesson! It’s hard, yet inspiring, to try […]

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Major Project Update #1 -Social Activism, Easier said than Done?

After much preliminary research, and a whole lot of falling down the digital rabbit hole of social media campaigns it has turned out that a social activism project is easier said than it is done. That is to say, an authentic, and meaningful campaign seems to require more than good intentions, and a strong belief … Continue reading Major Project Update #1 -Social Activism, Easier said than Done?

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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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Millennials are the Worst(?)

via GIPHYDopamine is the same chemical that makes us feel good when we smoke, when we drink, and when we gamble. Dopamine is highly, highly, addictive. We have age restrictions on smoking, gambling, and alcohol and we have no age restrictions on social media and cell phones. ​                                                              […]

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