Posted in May 2016

Tek-naw-luh-gee? I heard that was unhealthy.

Photo Credit: The Vegan Taff Photography via Compfight cc Again I find myself on the fence for the debate of whether technology is making our kids unhealthy. While I want to pick a side and take a strong stance, I find that the arguments are strong on both sides of this debate. The agree team … Continue reading

Technology enhances learning…for some

Reading through the blogs of my classmates, such as those of Ashley and Elizabeth, it appears as though I am not the only one who finds that they are somewhere in between the Agree and Disagree sides. I find myself wanting to agree that technology enhances learning. However, my experiences working in the field of education in Nunavut, in … Continue reading

Hello from the land of the midnight sun!

Hello ECI830 classmates! My name is Ainsley. In 2007, my husband and I moved from the suburbs of Toronto to the high arctic – to a small and predominantly Inuit community on the northern tip of Baffin Island, in Nunavut, Canada. My background is in education. I taught at a high school in the “south” and since moving … Continue reading