People in the field: Dr. Bonnie Stewart

Technology influences every aspect of present-day education, constantly changing and becoming more progressive. But while the words “education” and “technology” suggest innovation and progress, diversity and representation still lack in the field,...

Reflection (Part 2): 25 Years of EdTech

Do you remember how exciting it was when your homeroom teacher wheeled out the big TV into class? It felt like the holidays had come early! Sure, you usually ended up watching a grainy documentary, but it was better than another hour of regular classwork. Video as an...

Reflection (Part 1): 25 Years of EdTech

For our activity this week, we were assigned the first eight chapters of Martin Weller’s book 25 Years of Ed Tech, which discusses the history of ed-tech across higher education since 1994. Each chapter sheds light on a particular technology, theory, or concept...

Music and Memory

Photo by Monstera from Pexels.com Have you ever heard that one song on the radio or in a store that seems to transport you back to the same memory every time? Most of us know the power of an old song to evoke strong memories from our past. A familiar piece of music...

The Difference Between Primary and Secondary Research

Photo by Zen Chung from Pexels Click here to view my Primary vs. Secondary Research infographic Researchers and academics use various methods to collect and analyze data (Hox, 2005). Some may perform original research with the goal of producing new knowledge in their...