Time effects us all. Change is hard to fathom sometimes.
Well, while I wait and prepare for a phone interview this morning, I zipped over to Faith Popcorn's site, Brain Reserve. I use Popcorn's site both in my understanding of current trends and issues, as well as within the classroom. I am all about the future and like the game of anticipation. I love examining [...]
So as I await and prepare for an interview, I am thinking about technology and education. I strive to create within my classroom an innovative culture, where the students utilize several tools, techniques and traditional forms of technology to extend their book learning or foundations. The digital natives of today need to become proficient in [...]
Presenting on multi-media and hyper-media use in the classroom at the Educational Academy at ICHRIE in St. Louis, MO this July and so, as per my usual, had to map out my ideas for creating an innovative culture. This mind map addressed the three prong approach of collaboration, communication and critical/creative thinking. Wish me luck!
Signed up for a course in the fall from the free database at Coursera called Creativity, Innovation and Change. I am a stickler for innovation. A friend and co-worker commented the other day about my use of mind-mapping that she had never heard of it before I arrived at my current local, job. I am not [...]
Podcast: The Business Envirnoment The Business Environment Podcast from B. A. Pudliner on Vimeo. Podcast of lecture on the Business Environment is a podcast about the business environment that I made back in 2008 for my classes. To follow along, download the Powerpoint: Podcast Powerpoint for business environment . Transcript for Business Environment Podcast
Sometimes, I feel like I'm constantly in the dental chair. (Nothing against dentists, but it is not my favorite place to be, even with the sonic cleaning tools.) It is a challenge to engage the students in strategic thinking, to discuss the overall short and long term impacts on a business as well as the [...]