Innovation in Teaching

Professor Goals

I stated in my blog post earlier this week, that I will be focusing on the following question for the PME 811 course: How do we keep our teaching innovative and creative? How do stay relevant and create programming that follows curriculum, teaches students the necessary skills and engages them with the material? Take a… Read More Professor Goals

Innovation in Teaching

My Burning Question

There is nothing worse than attending a workshop, class, or professional development opportunity and leaving disappointed. That feeling when you’ve paid your money and haven’t learned anything. On the contrary, perhaps the session/class was boring and uninteresting, therefore you lost interest and didn’t absorb the information properly. As someone who is planning on teaching in… Read More My Burning Question

Mindfulness, Personal

Would You Jump?

“If all your friends jumped from a bridge, would you?” I used to think this was a dumb question. If all my friends jumped from a bridge, I most definitely would not. However, I apparently thought it was intelligent to jump from a window onto gym mats. As much as I never thought I’d be… Read More Would You Jump?

Mindfulness, Personal

No Alcohol? No Problem

On the weekend, I had the most incredible experience taking my reiki level one with Sarah Knight in Kingston, Ontario. It was a weekend of peace, love, meditation, closing chapters, and opening new doors. No words can fully explain how great it truly was. As we got ready to depart on Sunday, Sarah informed us that we… Read More No Alcohol? No Problem