My goal is to write and perform poetry. For the major assignment for ECI 831, I have decided on option B – to learn something complex, worth learning and of great interest to me. I am intrigued by spoken poetry with a social justice message. This blog post documents : my assessment of my experienceContinue reading “Pathway to Poetry”
TikTok and me: What in the world! by Brenda Ives This is a late addition to the assigned blog post on a social media review. I am (much too) slowly building confidence in understanding social media and applying skills to blogs etc. Here is my blog on TikTok – what it is and how itContinue reading “Hickory Dickory Dock”
This blog title is a quote from Saskatchewan’s Poet Laureate Carol Rose GoldenEagle. She also said: “I encourage those who embrace the written word not to censor their thoughts and feelings, and experiences. It is the purging of truth and wisdom, often in the form of poetry which can be ingested and shared by thoseContinue reading “What we write may be medicine to someone else’s needs”
How would I describe my relationship with social media? I have mixed feelings about social media. I maintain my distance but appreciate social media’s usefulness. I appreciate the infinite connections to people and ideas but am concerned about social media as a tool for consumerism and commodification. Most certainly my attitude about social media doesContinue reading “making peace with social media”
Clickety Click -9/6/2021 So I am freaking out! I am definitely vacillate between being overwhelmed and terrified by this course – Social Media and Open Education and being proud at my accomplishment in the very basic baby steps. My motto will be: ” A mistake is an opportunity to learn” even though fixing mistakes orContinue reading “Social Media and Open Education”
Brenda Ives Hello I am a University of Regina Master of Education student learning- by- doing social media and open education. I am a semi -retired educator. Grammy to Jack, Millie, Olive and Conor. I am a Saskie (born, raised and worked in Saskatchewan, Canada) now living among the coulees and cacti of Medicine Hat,Continue reading “Introducing”
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