Author Archives: Vanessa's Blog

The start of my teaching career…

On Friday morning, I accepted a temporary contract (for May and June) to teach grade 6 at Esterhazy High School… yay!  I am very excited, as well as a little nervous; but this is going to be a great [teaching … Continue reading

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ECMP 355 Summary of Personal Learning (Screenr)

My original plan was to use Jing to make my screencast, but right when I started recording the program cancelled on me and I lost everything, including the programming… So then I decided to use Screenr – another popular screencasting tool … Continue reading

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The End Is Near… Last Week of Classes!

After four years of university, I am eager (and ready) to start my teaching career.  University has been a great, fulfilling, and memorable experience for me – and one that I am definitely going to miss; but I am even … Continue reading

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TPC ~ “Quote” for the day…

~ Education is not the filling of the pail, but the lighting of a fire.             William Butler Yeats

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Online Identity vs. Offline Identity… (Tech Task #10)

Is “who” you are online a true reflection of “who” you are offline? For some the answer may be yes and for others the answer may be no… When creating an online identity, YOU decide if your “identity” is real, … Continue reading

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ECMP 355 FINAL PROJECT – The Situation

Finally!  After many hours of filming and editing (using iMovie) we are DONE our final project… Yay! I am very happy with how everything turned out, as well as learned one very important lesson – ALWAYS ADD AUDIO LAST! Check it … Continue reading

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TPC ~ “Quote” for the day…

~All that we are is the result of what we have thought.  Buddha Copyright: http://harmonhistory.com/Buddha_lantau.jpg

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