Monthly Archives: May 2016

Technology and Obesity Truly linked?

Many people have asked the question “Is technology making us unhealthy?” According to Elle Paula Author of Obesity in Children and Technology “About one-third of American children and teenagers are overweight or obese, making childhood obesity the leading health concern for … Continue reading

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To Teach or to Google That is the Question

This week in my ECI 830 class we had two more amazing debates. The first one raised the question about what do students need to know vs. why not just google it. Do students really need to retain different information teachers … Continue reading

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EdTech Changing Conversations

This past Tuesday I took part in a debate. The main debate question was “Does technology enhance our learning?” Well being in an ed tech class I want to agree, but I was challenged with the task of arguing that … Continue reading

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EdTech Round 2

I just began my second graduate ed tech class with Alec Couros and Katia Hildebrant. This class seems to be set up a bit differently. Last class I was able to build a PLN (Personal Learning Network) and explore many … Continue reading

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