Here’s the intro to Session 3: Design from Women Learning…

Here’s the intro to Session 3: Design from Women Learning Tech: Create a Website. We start using Weebly, a web template editor and now appreciate all the coding going on under the covers to make this app work. We’ll consider website design considerations – because with tools like Weebly, anybody can make a website, but that doesn’t mean anyone will want to visit it.…

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where is my place? time passes, lines are etched roles and…

where is my place?

time passes, lines are etched
roles and responsibilities leave their mark
my place is there
is being there enough?
does my work contribute?

space expands, routes are traveled
decisions and queries forge a path
my place is there
is being there enough?…

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International Women’s Day – a reason for hope!

Today is International Women’s Day and despite these sobering facts that have been popping up on my social media feeds, I’m still feeling hopeful:

  • “Women birth 100% of the world’s population, do 66% of work, produce 50% of food but earn 10% of income & own 1% of the property.”
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Here’s the intro to Session 2: CSS. I’m thrilled…

Here’s the intro to Session 2: CSS. I’m thrilled with the positive response from both the live & local  as well as the connected learning experience @ Women Learning Tech: Create a Website for Session 1: HTML. I’m definitely out of my comfort zone with CSS, but hoping that inspires folks to join in no matter what their skill level to learn and share together! 

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digital literacy – jump in! I had an epiphany this week about…

digital literacy – jump in!

I had an epiphany this week about how we often deal with digital literacy/fluency in education. Too often as educators, we approach teaching related to technology and computers similar to how I see foreign language being taught to my son.…

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Here’s the intro to this week’s Session 1: HTML….

Here’s the intro to this week’s Session 1: HTML. We’ve already got participants from India, Canada & the U.S. plus a shout out from Kenya. Aren’t you curious? Don’t you want to join in too? …

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(reposted from Digital Is – another great connected learning…

(reposted from Digital Is – another great connected learning community)

Last February, I read about Connectivism while researching articles for a Contemporary Learning Theory course. It wasn’t an assigned reading, I discovered it and that is the first and only time I have encountered it in my Master of Education program.…

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On the train to EduCon, I sat in the quiet car. I relished this…

On the train to EduCon, I sat in the quiet car. I relished this idea of quiet time before what I was pretty sure was going to be kind of an overwhelming experience for me. Of course, the quiet car is still a connected car and somewhere on the trip I saw the @remixeducon request for media.…

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