The Learning Technologies & Design Team was awarded a 2021 University of Calgary U Make a Difference Award for their work supporting instructors through the COVID Pivot™
This was the first full week in the new role, and it was pretty great. What an honour, working with this team.
2 interviews down, 3 to go. 2 of those on Monday. Progress!
Natasha Kenny: Decision-Making through the Lens of Conscious Leadership
Christian Aguiar, Fatma Elshobokshy, and Amanda Huron, in Faculty Focus: Bringing Theories to Practice: Universal Design Principles and the Use of Social Annotation to Support Neurodiverse Students
Laurillard, D. (2012). Teaching as a design science: building pedagogical patterns for learning and technology. Routledge.1
I’ve been watching Watch the Sound With Mark Ronson in the background. Exploring auto-tune, sampling, reverb, synthesizers… Fascinating.
Before that, it was the Long Way… trilogy - road trips with Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman - ending with Long Way Up.
I got out for a couple of rides after work this week. Hoping to keep doing that, before the snow starts flying…
I went to order this on Amazon, but it was like $180. Tried some used bookstores without luck, so wound up at Indigo Chapters where it was only $62. Amazon was a total ripoff. (I tried a few other searches on Amazon and wound up finding it for only $70. But why on earth do they list it at such different prices? shady as hell. I’m trying to avoid buying through Amazon, and this just makes it easier…) ↩︎