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Extend mOOC, Extender Blogs, mOOC Cohort

Technology…Yay!

I took a punt on introducing a new Mathematical program to my learners. I have used GeoGebra with learners before but not at the post-secondary level and certainly not with apprehensive adults. Because the program was new to them, we moved collectively like the Borg and they paid attention. Loved their reaction and enthusiasm. They saw visually what a Binomial Distribution looked like and even made comments that it looked like histograms we did earlier in the course. I can’t […]

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Extender Blogs, mOOC Cohort

Module 1 Reflection

Ontario Extend eCampus mOOC Module 1 is complete. How is growing mathematically fitting me as a learner? I’m trying new ideas. I’m exploring teaching pedagogy. It does not matter how fast you grow or how crazy you grow, it’s that you do grow. I let my learners do a pre-knowledge exercise about Probability and took their vocabulary and adapted it to the lesson I already had planned. They had a chance to make a spider diagram and get out of […]

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