My Coffee PLN

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. I enjoyed hearing, this week, how everyone’s Personal Learning Network (PLN) is different and unique. I am forever working on my professional PLN but I also use PLNs to enhance my hobbies. I have always loved the coffee shop Read more…

You Welcome!

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. This is not going to be a post about how great I am… That is for a later post. I do enjoy learning new things from my Personal Learning Network (PLN), however, I think my favorite thing to do Read more…

Digital House Arrest

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. I would consider my self a digital resident. I feel very comfortable with technology and I turn to it to get work done and to relax. However, I feel like my relationship with technology has changed over the past Read more…

No Natives Here?

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. I enjoy reading articles that disagree with each other. This week we read Marc Prensky‘s Digital natives, digital immigrants part 1 and Paul A. Kirschnerab Pedro and De Bruyckerec’s The myths of the digital native and the multitasker. I Read more…

A Young Digital Immigrant

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. By the time I was born in the mid 80s personal computer had been around for a few years. However, most people still did not have one at home. My first memory of using a computer was in kindergarten Read more…

My Grandfather’s Network

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. One of the highlights of my childhood was going on trips with my grandparents. My grandfather seemed to know everyone he saw and if he didn’t know them yet he made it a point to get to know them. Read more…

Groups or Networks

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. I found the discussion of social groups vs networks to be a fascinating topic from the book Networked. I hear people talk about how their group that they identify with acts or thinks. Therefore they should do the same Read more…

My First Steps Into Web 2.0

Note: This post was originally created for Web 2.0-Based Learning and Performance at FSU. I was a freshmen in high school in 2001 when my computer teacher taught us how to create websites with some HTML. Most of the class probably hated the project but I was immediately hooked. I thought that it Read more…