John Martin

laughing through grad school
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school and work)
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CI 701: Critical Issues in Educational Technology

Reading Notes and Critical Summaries

Midterm A Critical Synthesis: The major themes of the first half of the semester seemed to revolve around the first two of the four analytical tools -- ontology, epistemology, ideology and methodology -- introduced the first week. More...

Final: There is a river I paddle. For most of its course so far, although there have certainly been rapids and tricky currents, its drop has been relatively minimal. When I started at its headwaters it was just a small stream. I'd play in it with boats I'd make of sticks and feathers. I'd launch the boat and follow along the shore, downstream until it crashed on a bank, or flipped when circling around a rock, or until I lost sight of it downstream, farther than I was allowed to go. More...