To create a special room for a machine I had never used I had to play for a while with it. I definitely learned a lot in that process, here are a couple things I learned: 1. It is all about the base: The first thing I realized was that 99.9999% of the issues I encountered […]Read more "What I learned playing with a 3D Printer"
The use of humor in the classroom is a necessity, I know educators are not stand up comedians and our job is not to entertain but to teach, but I am not talking only about flat out knock knock jokes type of humor, but an optimistic feeling of openness to create a “lighter” and more […]Read more "Teaching with Humor in Mind"
Designing a space for a machine you have never used, or even worse seen in your life was a surreal experience. The first thing we had to do was play with the 3D printer to really understand all the things we needed for the room, and oh did we learn some things! We used “Design […]Read more "3D Printing: Maker Space"
I will start this post with a disclaimer: I am using the term “industrial era schooling” and “Factory Model education” as a rhetorical instrument and it is in no way an accurate account of western history, the history of our educational systems and methods is very rich and diverse one, and has come a long […]Read more "Digital Citizenship"
Smartphones and Social Media are often blamed for making us antisocial and ruining the way we live, but there is another side that many fail to see.Read more "Stop saying Social Media is Bad"
So, you think you know everything about Privacy? Test your Privacy IQ here, you might be surprised by the results! Did you expect that score? Do you think there is more about privacy you need to know? Well in any case here you have the COMPLETE and SIMPLE guide to your Digital Privacy 1.Let´s start […]Read more "Simple Guide to Digital Privacy."
We live in an era of mash-ups, mixes and collaborations. Everyday we listen to a song that mixes our old time favorite beat with new lyrics, or maybe you were surprised by a song that featured another an artist you never heard and now you love. And what about that documentary that everyone is talking […]Read more "How to use Copyrighted Material in Education."