Book Circle: #Selfie566 (Week 4 Tuesday)

It is incredible to learn about how people use time lapsed selfie videos to keep track of their lives moving through the years. We also use them to express and track their emotions over time. “Part of the fascination of watching time lapse selfies is watching how the subject changes and eventually ages” (p.38). I…

Week 3 Readings (Thursday)

I wanted to talk about the importance of infrastructure which is mentioned under section 5 of the NETP. I think it is very important that all students have equal access to technology if it’s going to be commonly used in classroom teaching. The infrastructure needs to be built in and out of school so that…

Book Circle: Seeing Ourselves through Technology (Week 3 Tuesday)

I was fascinated by the comparisons described in the text between people’s current obsession with selfies and historical methods used to represent ourselves. It seems like people never changed and the advancement of technology has just given us a new platform to express ourselves. Written, visual, and quantitative self-representation methods have existed forever which include…