Course feedback

by Irwin DeVries.  Greetings all,If you could me a huge favour and fill out the anonymous end-of-course/program evaluation form, that would be most appreciated. It is extremely helpful as we look at making improvements to LRNT 526 and the MALAT program – I want...

Last update

by Irwin DeVries.  Greetings all,I'll be going over the final assessments (final paper, participation) over this week. Late penalties are currently not being applied. If we haven't had an individual discussion, and if you need a few extra days, that can be...

Individual Learning Plan

A shared interest in accessibility led my group to select podcasts as our learning technology as they are widely available, often free to listeners, and can be either streamed from or downloaded to most devices (e.g., laptop, tablet, smartphone); the only technology...

Why not choose open?

As I concluded my research and worked on formulating my ideas into a final paper, I couldn’t shake a lingering question that had emerged through my inquiry: Why not choose open? When a content creator is already choosing to give away their work for free, why not also...

The Plate Spinner on the Ed Sullivan Show

I’m writing today from this dual perspective that I find myself in – as both instructor and student. The experience of being an adult student working in post-secondary education has, for the first 10 months of the program, been a balancing act. Please bear...