online learning in a hurry guest episode 9 – angela gunder thinking of your learners as heroes in their own learning journey

Angela came today to talk to us about how to think about our learners journey through our classes. We can think of them all taking the same journey to the same material to the same outcome. Not very compelling. What if we thought of their journey as something they could impact and enjoy? We also …

online learning in a hurry guest episode 6 – alec couros

Alec Couros came to chat today to talk about how we need to think about the reality of student’s living in their houses while we’re teaching them. This both presents the possibility for sharing, but also brings all the challenges of people’s home lives to the classroom. Students are people. Plan ahead.

Online Learning in a hurry Guest Episode 4 – with Autumm caines – MORE EQUITABLE VIDEO CALLS

This post is an addendum to my guest appearance with dave on 4/6/2020; the Online Learning in a Hurry episode about equitable video calls. Much of my thinking on this has been influenced by my work with Virtually Connecting and our approach to Intentionally Equitable Hospitality. In the rush to put all of our courses …

online learning in a hurry guest episode 3 – Clarissa Sorensen-Unruh – Trust your stem students

You should just trust your STEM students. Sure, a small number might cheat, but why punish the good students because of the actions of a few. Clarissa also talked about how to make your science classes a caring and rich learning environment. Also some very interesting discussions about Stacey Lowery Bretz’ article challenging the value …