POTcert week 2

Not a classroom teacher though I have taught apprentices in a few of the building trades and helped teachers build their own online courses in Moodle. Learning style has been tested to be visual / tactile which explains my one time attendance at an art college, numerous extension service drawing, painting, printing and design courses. Currently a text orientated learner (people do change styles) and struggle with any course requiring video viewing beyond something like this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omkRbY4uZ6E&NR=1&feature=endscreen

Or this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omkRbY4uZ6E&NR=1&feature=endscreen

Or for the LA people here:

So if I was to have a teaching style it would be mostly emotion and hard stories about life.

The questionnaire score was 9 1/2 based on giving students as much freedom as possible. The idea being to let someone not know what they don’t know for a while so when they figure it out, it matters and powers them to search for more.

For a course I’d focus on change, creativity, humility and not accepting crap for who you are. The tension of a life full of contradictions and the unexpected–all those things my guidance counselor lived in mortal fear of and my probation officer knew all about:-)

Already have some references but nothing in the way of orderliness. Guess that’s next.

Advertisements
Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

No more small talk

“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls.” — Joseph Campbell

Ramblings...

Conquering Kids and cancer

the best liar you know

my life with chronic illness

anotheronewiththecancer

Yes I am the Cancer Curmudgeon

DiepCjourney

Reconstructing A Purposeful Life

Debs OER Journey

A blog about my open learning experiences ... and a few other bits of ordinary life

otherplaceblog

Creativity for Learning in Higher Education

Music for Deckchairs

"In shadowy, silent distance grew the iceberg too": universities, technology, work and life

Almost There ... Virtually Connecting

Enhancing the virtual event experience

NomadWarMachine

Rhizomes and knitting

Should I blog?

Everything you want to know about blogging your cancer journey

Nancy's Point

A blog about breast cancer, loss & survivorship

Full Circle Associates

connections for a changing world, online and off...

Digital Writing Month

a 30-day adventure through the world of digital narrative and art

EdConteXts

International Network of Educators

BC Becky

Never thought I'd want to be identified as a breast cancer survivor …

%d bloggers like this: