Twitter in the Classroom?

Blogger. Jaiku. Plurk. Tumblr. Twitter. Wiki. Yammer.  What do these terms have in common, besides being near-nonsensical one- or two-syllable words of questionable spelling?  As you likely know, each is the name of a different type of social media.  Such media are proliferating in our time.  Our relationships to social media range from the happily … Continue reading Twitter in the Classroom?


What is IP&T? Letter Home

Abstract: Instructional Psychology and Technology is a field which studies processes and practices that facilitate learning, and the technologies that can support learning.  Beginning with theoretical foundations in learning theory, IPT then seeks to understand how instruction can best suit learners of all varieties.  I am studying how to improve instructional conversations in history and … Continue reading What is IP&T? Letter Home