Breaking Down My Book Cover Challenge

The “Book Cover Challenge” is a challenge that has been going around Twitter in 2019.  It basically is a week long process where you post the cover of a book that you have enjoyed without a review for seven days while nominating someone else to do the challenge each time that you post.  I was... Continue Reading →

Board Games

It’s a cold winter Saturday night in Winnipeg.  The hometown hockey team, the Winnipeg Jets are not playing, with the Saturday time slot on Hockey Night in Canada usually taken by the Toronto Maple Leafs and other Canadian NHL teams.  At my kitchen table sit a couple of teachers, a welder, an accountant, and a... Continue Reading →

Teacher Tips for Video Production

Having done my B.A. with a major in film production and working as a multimedia teacher, I frequently get asked from other educators for tips or assistance for shooting videos or creating a film production unit.  My previous education focused more on cinematic theory or an auteur style approach, where as more recently I have... Continue Reading →

Project-Based Learning in Multimedia Production

Project-Based Learning in Middle Years Technology Classes My classroom features many “projects” that focused on producing media in various forms.  Naturally, I was interested in investigating project-based learning (PBL) for a paper in an independent study course.  I discovered that PBL is a pedagogical approach that focuses on learning through experiential learning activities that moves... Continue Reading →

Podcasting in Middle School

A number of years ago I created a teaching resource that was basically just an outline for the creation of a podcast in middle school.  Most of the resources that I have put online, seem to get very little traction outside of my local community, but this post was different.  I started to see that... Continue Reading →

Welcome

Welcome to my site. This has been created as a place where I can post personal, professional, and academic content. This site is used as a portfolio/project for my Master's of Education degree, a place to post educational resources I have created, as well as some content that is related to my own personal interests.... Continue Reading →

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