Author Archives: alanafedel

Cyber Bullying

Through technology we are able to communicate easier with our friends, family and even people we don’t know. Most of us use our mobile phones and social networks on a daily basis; such as Facebook, email and blogging and would … Continue reading

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Social-Constructivism

The theoretical perspective of constructivism focuses on learners constructing knowledge and meaning from their experiences, i.e. a theory about how individual’s learn. Early theorists such as Piaget identified that learning takes place when it is linked with prior knowledge. Vygotsy … Continue reading

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elearning

Notre Dame has definitely broadened my awareness in social media. The lectures have enlightened me about eLearning, through the use of computers/laptops, blogging, mobile devices and Interactive Whiteboards. I’ve discovered that eLearning is an alternative way of developing knowledge. Just … Continue reading

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Promoting Intellectual Qualtiy with an IWB

Wow, how times have changed…out with the old blackboards and in with the 21st Century Interactive Whiteboards (IWB’s). Kaczuwka, A (2008) Learning Solutions Magazine.  Available at: http://www.learningsolutionsmag.com/. IWB’s have changed the teaching/learning world. According to Kent (2008), the IWB is … Continue reading

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