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Ideas published here should be considered half-baked, at best.

It's been a while since David Wiley first talked about the reusability paradox which basically posits that the more detailed and localized a particular resource is, the harder it will be for others to use it. And the more a particular resource is designed to be shared, the less useful it will be.

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Yesterday, Herbert Tsang and Qinqin Zhang from TWU hosted a colloquium on Academic Integrity at our Langley campus. I learned a bit about learning after my presentation...

Qinqin had asked me to present on 'Technology and Academic Integrity' and I happily agreed, as I have some ideas about that...

Yesterday, @cogdog blogged a request on behalf of #OntarioExtend asking for those who own their own domains to write a short blog post about their experiences. Here we go...

Q1. What is your domain name and what is the story, meaning behind your choice of that as a name?

I have two domain...

Hey there!

I'm a PhD student in educational technology at the University of Victoria on the beautiful southern tip of Vancouver Island in British Colulmbia. By day, I'm the Manager of Online Learning and Instructional Technology at Trinity Western University in Langley, BC.

I'll be using this si...

Published 2013-02-03

Student "Learning Styles" Theory Is Bunk (Daniel Willingham).

The idea in this blog needs to be spread far and wide until teachers, students and administrators finally drop it.

Published 2013-02-03

Student "Learning Styles" Theory Is Bunk (Daniel Willingham).

The idea in this blog needs to be spread far and wide until teachers, students and administrators finally drop it.

Published 2013-05-02

So, this is a blog about learning. I use the term 'mere learning' to refer to the idea that I try to avoid hype, even if I may choose to talk about it from time to time. I think that now, more than ever, or maybe more than sometimes, there is an excessive amount of hype in...


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