Tales from the 21st Century Learning Conference 2013

On January 30, 2013, Posted by , In Musings, By ,,, , With No Comments

Better Blended Learning with Moodle This was the title of my own session and now writing this post I feel it was a good opportunity for me to reflect on the technical and professional learning progress we have made with Moodle over the last four years. As a community we…

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…