Week 5 Reflection- Big Data

Every time you search for something online, data is collected.  Every time you purchase something online data is collected. Big Data refers to all the information that is collected through online channels. According to the the Innovation Excellence article from our discussion content, advances in technology allow "this data to be interpreted and analyzed" which … Continue reading Week 5 Reflection- Big Data

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Week 4 Reflection- AI in Education

In our discussion notes, it was stated that Wikipedia defines "Artificial Intelligence" as "intelligence demonstrated by machines." In addition, it states that artificial intelligence is "applied when a machine mimics 'cognitive' functions that associate with other human minds, such as learning and problem solving." It is no secret that technology has made impressive progress in … Continue reading Week 4 Reflection- AI in Education

Week 3 Reflection- Standards, Models, and Rubrics

Through this class, we have a chance to apply several of the ISTE Educator Standards.  We are learning about the emerging technologies, which will help us lead our students and peers when using this technology in school.  We collaborate with each other and discuss these new technologies which give us all a better understanding for … Continue reading Week 3 Reflection- Standards, Models, and Rubrics

Week 2 Reflection- Becoming Your Own Futurist

It can be pretty overwhelming to think about how fast technology is growing and improving.  New devices, new educational tools, new features for cars, new everything! This week in our discussion, Kevin mentioned that teaching students (specifically middle schoolers) to be proactive about new technology can be tricky and I couldn't agree more. Most students … Continue reading Week 2 Reflection- Becoming Your Own Futurist