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Deep Learning Through Documentary Film Making

On March 15, 2010, Posted by , In Musings, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

For the 2009 National Geographic Think Again Documentary Film Making Competition, students were required to explore the concept of ‘love’ and ultimately ask their viewers to reconsider what ‘love’ means to different people. This presented a number of challenges for my students cognitively, technically, logistically, spiritually, and emotionally. At the…

The Art of Photojournalism

Does working with a group of 20 young creative types, who don’t know one another, are from different cultures, have limited audio/video production experience, and 3 days to create a cinematic presentation sound challenging (or just plain crazy) to you? The annual SEASAC ARTS festival spans three days, bringing together…

MLC – Transforming Learning

On December 19, 2009, Posted by , In Musings, By , , With No Comments

The MLC school in Sydney has arguably one of the longest 1-to-1 computing initiatives in the world. Whilst attending the 21st Century Learning Conference in Hong Kong, I met Westley Field their Director of Online Learning and was immediately impressed by the vision he shared of technology infused learning. I…

Indonesia To World Team