Wicked Problems

Wicked problems are ever present in the education world. Dealing with large problems with unclear solutions can be a frustrating thing, but these problems also open the doors to great opportunities; opportunities to come up with novel solutions, and opportunities to learn about complex issues and the challenges they present us.…

CEP811 Reflection

It's been a great few weeks of making. It was great being able to bring my making skills into my education in the MAET program. I had so much fun, it seems that maybe we should be bringing more making into our classrooms... You can check out all of my…

CEP810 Reflection

This past seven weeks has gone by fast. It's crazy looking back to think of how much I've learned over that time. Here is a little video of me reflecting on my work in CEP810. If you'd like to see all the coursework for yourself, you can find it here,…

Creativity Driven Assessment

[caption id="attachment_204" align="aligncenter" width="500"] cc licensed ( BY NC SA ) flickr photo by Ryan McGilchristhttps://flic.kr/p/4ocshf[/caption]   Assessment is a large part of what we do as educators. However, it seems that many traditional forms of assessment might not be aiding in pushing our students to be 21st century thinkers.…