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Can’t wait to get back to the construction site Monday!

Back to construction on Monday. What, you ask? You thought I was an educator? Let me explain: One of the activities in my most recent graduate course was to reflect on our teaching philosophy. For those dying to read it, rest assured, it’s just a click away. How fitting that the next Ontario Extend activity is encouraging the same, but with a twist: “What is your metaphor for teaching and learning?” My metaphor: under construction I’d like to direct your […]

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Thought Vectors on Sync Video

This blog post is in response to the Thought Vectors activity from the Teacher for Learning module of Ontario Extend. The activity asks us to “Check out The Open Faculty Patchbook, and select an article that resonates with you. Take a passage from the article that grabs you in some way and makes that passage … Continue reading Thought Vectors on Sync Video

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Metaphor for Teaching

This blog post is in response to “Your Metaphor” from the Teaching for Learning Activity Bank of Ontario Extend. The activity asks us to think of a metaphor for our own teaching and learning experience. My first thought was to use a song metaphor, such as the Dixie Chicks’ Wide Open Spaces: or Tom Petty’s … Continue reading Metaphor for Teaching

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