This is a teaching tool that doesn’t necessarily fit the mold of my toolbox but it might be the most useful tool in the box. In class we had some very strong, very emotional responses to the issues of murdered and missing Indigenous women. This was a great opportunity for us to explore the issues … More Consulting with Elders
Pass The Ball: Description: Students stand in a circle. The instructor is the first to start- they begin by taking an imaginary ball of energy and holding it in their hands pass it to someone across the circle by making eye contact and sending it across with a noise or a clap. The student then … More Pass The Ball
It’s been a great semester and I’ve learned so much about Ed Tech through this class and research done in writing my blogs and video blogs. I will definitely keep reading and learning about Ed Tech. I feel like we are just at the beginning of the creation of curriculum that incorporates digital citizenship and … More The End of ECMP 355!
Throughout the course of my semester I took on the challenge to learn to tattoo in three months. My goal was to start with zero experience and from mostly on-line sources and with a little help get to the point where I designed and completed a tattoo on someone. The challenge was steep, but I … More Tattooing 101- A new fine arts elective?
The time has come for my final step in my learning project. I found a person willing to let me put my knowledge into practice. My lovely wife volunteered to let me tattoo a heart on her foot to match the birth mark on our daughter’s foot. She chose to do a simple heart in … More I can’t believe she let me do it…