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Sit up and take notice?edteki

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 19:16:58 +0000

Predictions about the demise of the university (both figurative and literal) are not uncommon. These two articles, released a month apart, are particularly captivating…. The Slow Death of the University (Terry Eagleton, April 2015) The Death of American Universities (Noam Chomsky, March 2015)(image)

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BlendKit2015 Week 1edteki

Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:25:04 +0000

I decided to participate in a Canvas Network MOOC this semester. I’ve tried a couple of MOOCs in the past with not very much success. Usually the topic interested me, but not enough, with my busy schedule, to keep me engaged in the activities, discussions, assignments and readings. In this case, the topic is of … Continue reading BlendKit2015 Week 1(image)

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On Innovation in teachingedteki

Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:26:41 +0000

I was directed to the video When a Lesson Goes Wrong while attending an Edweek webinar on Helping at Risk Students Develop Literacy Skills – an excellent webinar btw, but beyond the scope of this post. The video is of high school English teacher, Sarah Brown Wessling, attempting to instruct her students in literary analysis with the … Continue reading On Innovation in teaching(image)

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Journal of Open, Flexible and Distance Learningedteki

Wed, 29 May 2013 04:35:56 +0000

Journal of Open, Flexible and Distance Learning Book Review of Making the Move to K-12 Online Teaching: Research-Based Strategies and Practices(image)

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Kindred SpiritsedtekiImageImageImageImageImage

Tue, 25 Dec 2012 11:44:48 +0000

When I originally applied for the Fulbright, I had asked to be hosted with the Department of Didactics and Media in Education at Nicolaus Copernicus University, because in our past experience working together we had recognized that we had many common interests. My goal and my hope has always been the establishment of a lasting … Continue reading Kindred Spirits(image)

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Getting past the culture shock :-)edtekimushroomsreal

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 20:24:39 +0000

I continue to settle into my life in Poland – my flat is organized with all the creature comforts I might ever need, I’ve figured out how to get around, the work is going well, I’ve gone mushroom picking in the forest outside Torun with my colleague Dorota and her friends, I know what shops … Continue reading Getting past the culture shock :-)(image)

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My flatedteki010203040506070809

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 17:05:43 +0000

My flat, a set on Flickr. This is where I will hang my hat until January 2013.(image)

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Settling Inedteki0102030304050506070809010011012013

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 16:33:55 +0000

Settling In, a set on Flickr. Photos of Malbork castle and other orientation activities.(image)

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Fulbright Orientation 2012edteki018017016015014013012010090807060504030201

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 16:04:14 +0000

Fulbright Orientation 2012, a set on Flickr. These are photos of some of the major events during my Fulbright orientation. More to follow.(image)

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Fulbright Updateedteki

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 16:01:57 +0000

I realize now, that I have waited much too long to update the status of my Fulbright experience, but in my defense it has been a very hectic couple of weeks. I’m finally feeling settled, now that I am in my flat, and I’m making great progress in learning my way around the city of … Continue reading Fulbright Update(image)

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