Monthly Archives: January 2011

YouTube…???

I had never thought about YouTube, or YouTube users, so “deeply” until watching the video An Anthropological Introduction to YouTube by Michael Wesch.  From this video, I learned a lot of interesting, surprising, and funny things about YouTube.  Personally, I am … Continue reading

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Social Media?

Is the online world better than the offline world? Social Media Revolution What do you think???  VOTE HERE!  Social Media: Is the online world better than the offline world? Yes! No… Undecided? The online world is “taking over” the offline world! … Continue reading

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TED Talks: Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity…

ECPM 355 – Tech Task #3: Media Responses TED Talks: Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity… In this TED Talks video, Ken Robinson speaks about our educational systems, and how he feels that schools limit students’ creativity by not valuing … Continue reading

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Students and Teachers… Facebook Friends?

ECPM 355 – Tech Task #2: Writing Prompts (Questions) Should teachers be friends with their students on Facebook?  Are there certain circumstances when this is acceptable, or circumstances when it is not? First of all, yes I have Facebook and … Continue reading

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A Little About Me!

ECPM 355 – Tech Task #1 – https://vanessahipkins.wordpress.com/ Hi!  My name is Vanessa Hipkins.  I am in my final semester of my fourth year of Education here at the University of Regina (Yay!).  I have lived in Regina for the … Continue reading

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