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    Into the Twittersphere

    This has been a serious Tweet week so far. Serious in that we have been asked to set up a series of Twitter hashtags and follow them over the course of the remainder of class this summer. I’ve followed hashtags at conferences, but this will be the first time I attempt to follow several hashtags that aren’t […]

  • Share Your Work

    Media sharing platforms like Slideshare.net are a great place to demonstrate creative skills and design talent to the world. This slide deck, titled “What Steve Said” is a perfect example of a young entrepreneur getting his work “out there” – not only seen on a media sharing platform, but also shared out to a wider […]

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    A Personal Image Challenge

    One of the tasks in EDTECH 506 is to create a personal image using whatever digital software we wanted to experiment with. Since I didn’t take that class, I was curious as to what I would come up with IF I had. There are some cool 3D features in the newer version of Photoshop, so […]

  • …and What Is It You Do For A Living?

    As a follow up to our week 1 essay about the definition of educational technology, I came across this 2010 article critiquing the changes AECT made to the definition. It’s also a great discussion as to why labels and definitions can be so important to a profession. (shout out to Dr. Lowenthal for sharing on […]

  • Read this…tomorrow?

    Wow, I was a little late getting the 501 stuff done this week.  Hmmm…wonder if I have a procrastination problem? Well, I WAS working on another project with an instructor in the College 110 course. He teaches a unit on procrastination and mind-fullness and we came up with this infographic to define six types of […]

  • A Welcome Post

    Hi Everyone This is my welcome post for EDTECH 501 where I ‘ll be telling you a little bit about myself and what brought me to the MET program. I’ve lived with my husband in the Tacoma/Seattle WA area for about 10 years. We have some critters – 3 cats and a big Newfoundland/golden mix […]