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Summary of Learning

For my Summary of Learning I wanted to be able to capture my whole semester as well and as creatively as I could. I decided to rewrite the song to "Travelin' Solider" by Dixie Chicks. I chose this song because in another one of my university classes we had a learning project. For that learning… Continue reading Summary of Learning

EDTC300, Learning Project

Looking Back: Last Learning Project Post

I have enjoyed doing my Learning Project for EDTC300 so much. I found that I was pushed out of my comfort zone by having to look at a variety of sources, learn new skills, and document those skills in new ways! I tried everything from Pinterest to TikTok to Youtube to looking at other peoples'… Continue reading Looking Back: Last Learning Project Post

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You Won’t Believe The Ways Media Manipulates You!!

https://guard.io/blog/what-are-clickbait-ads How often do we see article titles like the one above? We have likely all heard the word 'clickbait' before, yet too often we cannot help but click and see where it takes us. Why? Well, in the world of ┬áparticipatory culture in the digital age, we see more and more ways media draws… Continue reading You Won’t Believe The Ways Media Manipulates You!!

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1+1=1; How Online and Offline Lives Connect

Photo from https://dotcomplicated.co/content/2014/10/21/life-technology/ 1+1=1. Any person over the age of 5 would look at that mathematical equation and feel confident that I was nothing less than purely incorrect. 1+1=2, right? This is the way our online and offline lives have been viewed since the beginning of the internet. Nathan Jurgenson has called this idea "Digital… Continue reading 1+1=1; How Online and Offline Lives Connect