School Online – Journal – Day 7

Isn't technology fun? Maybe, or maybe not. Here are some snippets from my Friday: Welcoming new pre-service teachers to Ontario Tech University Adobe Connect was new to them. Several didn't have earbuds or headphones, and so any audio from their speaker went back out their mic, creating a disconcerting echo. I'm hoping that they'll have … Continue reading School Online – Journal – Day 7

Learning Online – What works? What’s not working?

Over the past two months I have begun teaching online in two very different environments from the F2F classrooms I've experienced most of my career. In one setting I am using an LMS (Learning Management System) called Canvas as the course organization, and teaching synchronously using Adobe Connect for two hours per week.  My students … Continue reading Learning Online – What works? What’s not working?