My Passion for Teaching…

Hi everybody! So PJ and I thought that it would be beneficial for everyone, especially us, to identify what inspires you to teach before we get going on our workshop. We want to know what you are passionate about, and what it is about teaching that makes you challenge yourself? What moves you, and I … Continue reading

John Cleese documentary for you and your class

Ever watch The Human Face? It’s a miniseries/documentary hosted by John Cleese. It discusses the human face, with a bit of humor, culture, history, biology, and psychology, not to mention human communication. Watch it on Netflix or buy it, it’s worth it. While you’re doing that, think about how you could use it for a future … Continue reading

Watch the documentary "Objectified" !

I’m in the middle of watching this documentary on the objects in our daily lives. From combs, chairs and toothbrushes, to laptops and cell phones, each object’s design tells a story. Right from the beginning, the documentary talks about how objects communicate a person’s intentions when they were designing it. Seriously, each object’s designer has … Continue reading

Making Movies in the Learning Environment

It’s been a long time! This post is for my practical presentation on using movie making in the classroom. You could adapt any of the following resources particularly for project-based learning, or you could take parts and use it as part of another approach. To begin with, here is a link to the movies you … Continue reading