“Learning without reflection is a waste, and reflection without learning is dangerous” – Confucius It’s hard to realize that we’re almost done with this course. This was my first class with “Katia” and I’ve already learnt a lot from her and my classmates. This course was very different from other Edtech courses, and from this… Continue Reading Summary of learning!!Continue reading
Debate#8- Online education is detrimental to the social and academic development of children.
It was a very interesting debate by Britney, Kayla and Colton (On agree side) and Arkin, Katherine and Chris (On disagree side). Indubitably, by the advent of internet, e-learning is more popular among many countries. However, this trend put some awful impacts on the academic development of children, and I believe, Online learning is the… Continue Reading Debate#8- Online education is detrimental to the social and academic development of children.Continue reading
Debate#7-Educators and schools have a responsibility to help their students develop a digital footprint
There is no doubt that the media contributes significantly to the framing and shaping of our children as powerless victims. Instead of viewing the internet and the digital world as a harmful invention in our society, I feel we should be discussing them in a positive way. As a result, instructors and schools should aid… Continue Reading Debate#7-Educators and schools have a responsibility to help their students develop a digital footprintContinue reading
Debate#6 -Cell phones should be banned in the classroom.
Nowadays, mobile phones recolonized human lives by giving a greater approach to communication as well as education. Even, students are replacing education with cellular devices, and they are using these devices inside classrooms which has both positive and negative impacts on children. this essay intends to discuss the effects of using mobile phones in the… Continue Reading Debate#6 -Cell phones should be banned in the classroom.Continue reading
DEbate#5 – Social media is ruining childhood?
Indubitably, by the invent of internet technology, people usually communicate through various social media platforms, as social media allows us to learn, see new perspectives, and stand in solidarity with people around the globe. I am also using social media in my personal and professional life on a daily basis and see so much value… Continue Reading DEbate#5 – Social media is ruining childhood?Continue reading
Debate#4-Educators have the responsibility to use technology and social media to promote social justice?
The extent to which teachers must participate in using technology and social media to encourage social justice is a hotly debated topic. I feel that teachers must educate their students about social justice but without using social media. Yes, teachers must educate kids regarding how social media affects education and model effective usage in an attempt… Continue Reading Debate#4-Educators have the responsibility to use technology and social media to promote social justice?Continue reading
Debate#3- Schools should no longer teach skills that can be easily carried out by technology (e.g., cursive writing, multiplication tables, spelling).
Schools should no longer teach skills that can easily be carried out by technology is surely a controversial topic. There is no doubt, innovators and companies have invested a lot of time, effort, and money into making gadgets and technology that will make learning more appealing, portable, convenient, and feasible for everyone. But I am… Continue Reading Debate#3- Schools should no longer teach skills that can be easily carried out by technology (e.g., cursive writing, multiplication tables, spelling).Continue reading
DEBATE#2, Technology has led to a more equitable society.
In this debate it is stated that technology has created equality in the society and I am into favor of this argument as the points that are discussed by both the team members are absolutely true. The Internet/technology has become increasingly significant as time has passed, and the biggest advantage or benefit of the technology… Continue Reading DEBATE#2, Technology has led to a more equitable society.Continue reading
Technology in the classroom enhances learning
It was a great opening of “The Great Edtech Debate” by Megan, Brittney, Nicole, and Daryl with an interesting topic, “Technology in the classroom enhances learning”. Here are my views on debate-1. Advent of innovative technology and internet has improved the learning style of students. Earlier traditional methods are used by the teachers within the… Continue Reading Technology in the classroom enhances learningContinue reading