Let’s Get Real for a Minute

How can one tell when the midway part of the semester has arrived? Why the increased rate of student burnout of course! Let's get real for a minute. I elected to take five courses this semester compared to my usual three and while I've managed to keep up through careful planning and scheduling thus far, …

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I Think I Need a More Hands-on Approach

Well, week three of my struggle to become ambidextrous has come and gone and I have to say my executive decision to start colouring instead of just writing was a good one. Life should be about making choices that are personally indulgent when possible and colouring was just that for me. It was a great …

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Is Ambidexterity the HANDiest Skill I Can Learn?

Is ambidexterity the HANDiest skill I can learn? In short, no. In fact, there's evidence that it's actually a terrible skill to learn, but is that going to stop me? Nope. Finding a skill to use for my #LearningProject was simple. I've wanted to learn how to be ambidextrous since I was in middle school …

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How the iGeneration Missed Out on Their Digital Education

I grew up in the small town of Melville, SK and like I'm sure others around my age can relate, many of my lessons were taught with minimal use of educational technology. The earliest forms of interaction with computers I can recall was being allowed free-time on Microsoft Paint during which time, I got very well acquainted …

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