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Hey… What did you get?

Hey everyone, I have taught a few classes and been the GTA for a number of others. It was interesting to reflect on the different types of implementation that assessment received with every different professor and classroom. In architecture the … Continue reading

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Cog in the machine

So I have your attention now. This is not going to be a negative run on education, don’t worry. Every method of teaching has its merits and appropriate uses. We just need to find when these are appropriate and how … Continue reading

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Hi Mom! Hi Cat!

Hey everyone, So I hope you all had a nice introduction to the Contemporary Pedagogy course. These sorts of things such as blogging and social media can seem and are often daunting at first. This is why we have a … Continue reading

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I see what you did there

Hey all. I wanted to say hello to you all and I hope that we have a great class this semester. If you have questions do not hesitate to ask. We will try to keep ahead of things and help … Continue reading

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Test of the blog for GEDI

This is a test of the manual linking system. or something.  

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what is a meal?

Hey over there, What is a meal? A meal is next to a lake. It’s a brat with beer on a man-made island. It’s a quickly eaten doner kebap before meeting with others. It’s a vitamin orange drink with yogurt … Continue reading

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the power of reputation

Hey over there, My father always told, tells,¬†me that your reputation precedes you. This is a simple concept of how the good work that you do and the methods and techniques that you employ to reach your goals are known … Continue reading

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knowing your past

Hey over there, On Sunday we had the opportunity to have dinner with Lucy Ferrari, who was instrumental in making the Villa Moderni a part of Virginia Tech. During the course of the dinner she weaved a series of stories … Continue reading

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discussion on debriefing

Hey over there, The whole concept of debriefing is interesting to me. The round-table discussion of how we review the experience and then compare and contrast different viewpoints in very valuable. This process¬†extends the discussion on topics that are interesting … Continue reading

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finding opportunity in experience: global higher education

Hey over there, So this is something that I was thinking about and thought that I would share it. We are currently experiencing an amazing opportunity. We have flown at least third way around the globe, supported by others in … Continue reading

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