Tech Review: Study Tracks

You know how you get that one song that's played over and over again on the radio stuck in your head? You mutter about it and hope some new song will come along to replace it, right?  There's something scientifically good about it getting stuck there, with you humming it as you wander around the …

#Intentional: Live to Learn

I have been reflecting a lot recently on my life, my career, my passions, goals, and plans for the future.  If my father were here, he'd peer over his glasses and matter of factly suggest that I'm having a midlife crisis.  Except, I don't feel as if I am in crisis.  I'm actually pretty calm …

#Intentional: What Does a Graduate Look Like?

I sat in on a very interesting learning session at the ICE2017 conference this past week.  The title of the session was "The Intersection of Instructional Design and Technology".  So, when the question above was asked.  I was confused.  After all, we were here to learn all about the joys of ID (my new favorite …

#Intentional: Reading, Writing… Boys.

The topic of 3rd grade boys, failing school and ending up in the prison pipeline came up the other day.  There is all sorts of literature on the topic with side commentary on how the prison system is set up based on the test scores of 3rd grade black and hispanic boys. I find this …

#Intentional: PLNs, Hostile Takeovers and Small Challenges

So, to recap, I quit my job on September 15th. A week ago. Ten thousand twenty minutes ago. Six hundred one thousand two hundred seconds ago. It has been the best week ever. The clarity I've had this week has been amazing. Who knew I could finish studying for the GCE Level 2 exam in …