So one of the things that is most significant in my character is my love of learning, It informs many of the things I do, whether it is work, hobbies, what have you. So I was enticed by an ad to get Wondrium with… Continue Reading “Lifelong Learning”
So my best friend is a bad ass. Seriously-she’s a black belt in Taekwondo. So anyway, there is a tournament about an hour and a half away from me. She and her son are competing, and I believe her husband is judging.
In this installment of the eLearning Heroes Challenges, we are making a timeline for something. My brain went immediately to a timeline for Ged, the main character in the Wizard of Earthsea books. These books were my favorite when I was a little kid,… Continue Reading “ELearning Challenge – Timelines”
So one of the things I like about my career is the ability to create training. I love to try new technologies and tools. Now, my proposed work this year is more in program management, so there’s less development. There’s still some, but not… Continue Reading “Elearning Challenges”
One of the things I do with MakeICT us that I teach classes every now and then. Last weekend, I taught a class I call Urban Chickens. Basically it is my “getting started” blogs, with Q&A and resources. This was my first time teaching… Continue Reading “Teaching a Class”
Now that you know how many chickens you can have, it is time to gear up. You will need a lot of stuff. First a brooder box. We’ve had a few different brooders. We started with a cardboard box, we’ve used a plastic tote,… Continue Reading “Getting Started With Chickens – Gear”
I’m going to take a little detour today… Good morning friends! I need your help sharing an idea. Some friends and I have created The Pod Project, to help facilitate free distance learning in community resources like churches, libraries, and rec centers for students… Continue Reading “The Pod Project”
So I’ve been listening to a new podcast lately. One of my favorite things is Shakespeare. And my favorite Shakespeare is Henry V. Not the bombastic St. Crispin’s Day speech, or even Harfleur. I love me some dark night of the soul Harry. Anywho…
So one of the really great things in my world is that I work remotely. I have a very specific set of skills that appealed to an organization that was looking for an instructional designer a couple years ago.
In our world, you have to have at least two hours of ethics training each year. Year after year it is either a dry recitation of the law, or the same scenarios. Blah blah blah. So I was in a training where they showed… Continue Reading “Design Challenge #2 – Make Ethics Less Boring”