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9X9X25 Challenge, Extender Blogs

Categories and Topics

Lately every meeting I go to it seems we are trying to categorize, classify, and organize words into buckets. This should be natural for me, since I’m a biology major but I’m finding more and more my category edges blurring. Word buckets leaking. I had this insight last year in my first MEd course when the Structure of Organizations reading was trying to put different schools of thought into a grid framework and I realized that the grid needed more […]

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9X9X25 Challenge, Extender Blogs

9x9x25

Well, this is exciting. I’ve signed up for eCampusOntario’s 9x9x25. Entirely because the awesome Terry Greene is leading the project. Well, also because I remember when the ALSO awesome Todd Conaway started this and had so much fun with his faculty over the years. I’m not entirely sure I have the time to meet this challenge but it’s only 9 posts, 9 weeks, and 25 sentences! I need something to kickstart my blogging again. I’ve been caught between edudoodle.com and […]

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IDIG Ontario

Today I presented at the Instructional Design Interest Group at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. It was a great group of about 60 IDs from across Ontario. I’m giving a similar workshop in Gimli, Manitoba in May so I was happy to experiment with some ideas and get some feedback from folks who know about teaching and learning. The day started off with Dr. Joe Kim, a cognitive psychology professor from McMaster who shared some excellent insights about how we […]

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