Tagged: Competency 8

To integrate information and communications technologies (ICT) in the preparation and delivery or teaching/learning activities and for instructional management and professional development purposes.

A grant proposal project, including Prezi

As part of my Professional Seminar, we were asked to create a hypothetical grant proposal in groups and present this to the class. My group decided to plan a visit to three charter schools...

Field Experience 3

My third field experience took place over three months at Beurling Academy in Verdun. I had a great time teaching three wonderful Grade 10 and 11 math classes (science option) and was sad to...

The Internet is For

This is a poem I wrote for my Media and Technology in Education class at McGill. The Internet is for (An epistemological poem) The internet’s for porn, they say (at least about a third...

“Flipping the Classroom” – a test run

I recently experimented with flipping the classroom in a practice learning situation in my Math Methods class at McGill. This teaching technique involves assigning the expository material as homework (e.g. requiring students watch a...

The Podcast Podcast

What better topic to do a podcast on than… podcasting? With a group of McGill students, I investigated the use of podcasting in teaching, and especially the use of podcasts in inclusive settings. Take...