Social Networking and Walled Gardens

Voicethread Link http://ed.voicethread.com/app/player/?threadId=6956465 Think for just a moment about living in a gated community, or perhaps within the walls of a great castle.  What are the benefits of living in such conditions?  For the most part, you would be familiar with those living around you.  Furthermore, you would be protected from dangers looming on the… Read More Social Networking and Walled Gardens

Tech Trends in Education

According to the New Media Consortium’s Horizon Report, one solvable challenge to educational technology adoption in the classroom is personalized learning implementation (The New Media Consortium [NMC], 2014).  According to the article, this problem is considered solvable because technology is already available to address the issue. This idea of using technology to tailor instruction and… Read More Tech Trends in Education