Late Night Reflections on Emerging Technologies in Education…….

Thursday, December 21, 2017. As I ponder over the emerging technologies that we have studied so far in this program, I feel the need to properly define the term. Emerging technology is the name given to any technology which can be perceived as creating a prominent impact and changing the status quo. It is a … Continue reading Late Night Reflections on Emerging Technologies in Education…….

Virtual Student Assessments – Yay or Nay?

Saturday, 9th December 2017, 10 AM. As I search for appropriate resources regarding efficient technological interventions for assessments, I ponder upon why we need technology to intervene for assessing students? Can assessments delivered using technology provide for a clearer picture of student needs, interests, and abilities as compared to traditional assessments? Can they contribute towards … Continue reading Virtual Student Assessments – Yay or Nay?

Letter of Advice to A Sincere Educator

The lesson plan provided below has been taken from a teacher, who is currently teaching geography to 6th grade in a well known school in Karachi, Pakistan.It covers the topic “Weather & Climate”.  Its organization, as provided to me by the teacher, is as follows: Subject Class Periods/Lecture 3 classes/week Topic Weather & Climate Learning … Continue reading Letter of Advice to A Sincere Educator