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I’m into technology like a normal human being and here I’ll tell you what I think of the tech I come in contact with.

Gamification: What is it?

This a short video I made on Gamification Theory. You may be surprised that it’s not just about video games but that gamification affects much of our lives. Whether it is our newest app, our education, or our jobs, gamification plays a role. It also makes video games and just …

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Ed-Tech: From the Past, Still the Past

Before delving into the historical progression of educational technology, a good question to ask is: What is “Technology”? Technology simply is the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes. In that case, perhaps, if one considers it science, “writing” is the first educational technology and our journey should start there. …

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My Identity in Bits and Bytes

The readings from my MA program are quite good. I especially enjoyed Confronting the challenges of participatory culture: Media education for the 21st century. Jenkins, H (2009). It never really got me thinking about my own identity however, but helped me understand the challenges to employing digital media in education …

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