Just Another Stage, Social Media the Pain Away, This Time I’m Gonna Take to Activism, Without Falling Down, Down, Down…

Debate #4: Educators Have a Responsibility to Use Technology & Social Media to Promote Social JusticeWeek #4: Post #2 Woof, What a Week! Wow, what a week. With Regina Public Schools’ internet and systems still being down and my spouse on a 5-…

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EC&I830, Take the Wheel, Take It From My Autopilot, ‘Cause I Can’t Do This On My Own, I’m Letting Go…

Debate #3: Schools should no longer teach skills that can be easily carried out by technology (e.g., cursive writing, multiplication tables, spelling). Week #4: Post #1 Coming in Hot! Okay, I had to take some time and really cool down after this debate…

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Promoting Social Justice through technology and Social Media… Debate:4

Historically, classrooms have been the stage for social change, providing a venue to promote and accelerate new ideas. In addition to academic instruction, one of a classroom teacher’s most important roles is to help students develop the critical thinking, collaboration, and self-reflection skills necessary to foster a better society. Teachers must also be aware of […]

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Schools should no longer teach skills that can be easily carried out by technology!! Debate:3

With its various applications, technology has rapidly revolutionized all aspects of our everyday lives. It has slowly but surely also impacted education and how we shape young minds. And as is always the case with technology, some schools have embraced it, while some continue to resist it for various reasons. The traditional classroom learning method […]

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Tech Equity is as Real as it Gets, and There’s No Way Around it… There’s a Road that’s Been Through Hell, and Tech Equity has Been Down It…

Debate #2: Technology has Led to a More Equitable Society(Week #3: Post #2) Some Initial Thoughts I almost feel a bit pessimistic here lately on the old blog, as again this is a statement that I disagree with. Unlike the other one where if the wording …

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I Don’t Want to Be a One-Man Band, I Don’t Want to Enhance Learning with Tech Alone…

Debate #1: Technology Enhances Learning (Week #3: Post #1) A Little Background Before even getting started summarizing the first debate, I have to say that both sides did a great job and what a task it is going first. Even though they went first and ha…

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Is Technology leading to an Equitable Society??

Technology is inevitable in our everyday lives. This is because life without technology is pointless in today’s dynamic world. Technology, which brings together tools to promote development, use and information exchange, has as its main objective of making tasks easier and the solving of many problems of mankind. When technology progresses and makes our lives even more convenient, we […]

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Technology in Classroom!!

There is no doubt in saying that technology has made our lives very easy. It was indeed a great debate and discussion about the pros and cons of Technology enhancing teaching and learning. I was on the agree side in the beginning and after listening to all the discussion; I was still on the agree […]

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