Monthly Archives: January 2013

Convenient Interactions…

Learning in an online environment has for me thus far been both a positive and negative experience.  One benefit has been the flexibility in scheduling my learning around personal and professional commitments.  This level of convenience has been described as … Continue reading

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New Copyright Laws.. is there a downside?

The Copyright Modernization Act passed in 2012 has provided greater flexibility in the use of available materials for learning purposes.  Education is now considered an allowable area under the Fair Dealings provision of the new copyright laws.  In addition, as … Continue reading

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Becoming a Digital Citizen

My Grade 6 students have been learning about Canadian Citizenship.  They have examined the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, which guarantees opportunities and protects the rights of all Canadians.  They have learned about the responsibilities of citizenship, such as obeying … Continue reading

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