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The Activist Responsibilities

The way I see it teachers have always been the ultimate role model for young children.  A teacher with a great attitude and work ethic has the power to influence a child’s life without them even knowing it.  The power teachers have on influencing the lives of their students it’s so great, and that is … Continue reading The Activist Responsibilities Continue reading

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Handstand Progression and Learning to Edit

This week for my learning project I think I overcame some of the challenges I had last week.  since last week when I added the stretching routine and wrist Mobility exercises, I have noticed a great increase in my wrist flexibility and there’s also been some reduced swelling in my wrists after each handstand session.  … Continue reading Handstand Progression and Learning to Edit Continue reading

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Hit a Plateau

This week of my handstand practice felt more challenging than usual.  Although I am enjoying the practice and I love seeing the progress, I guess it is expected that the progress slows a little when you start to get more comfortable with any skill.  I think I have somewhat settled into a rut with my … Continue reading Hit a Plateau Continue reading

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Ever-Changing Landscape

Technology has become something that we all rely on in our day to day lives.  It has become something so needed that it actually becomes difficult to avoid it at times.  Not so long ago, when the landscape of online participation was just starting out, a lot of people didn’t think any media platforms would … Continue reading Ever-Changing Landscape Continue reading

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Steady Progress

Since my last learning project post, I feel I have definitely gotten stronger and have started to gain more balanced overall.  For the first few days, almost a week of doing handstands my shoulders and upper back were extremely sore.  But now I can do a practice session and finish everything with little to no … Continue reading Steady Progress Continue reading

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Twitter in The Classroom

I have come to learn that Twitter can be a great platform for communicating and sharing with friends and colleagues.  It has a very broad spectrum of interests to tailor your experience on the site and offers a lot of different ways people can get their news.  I actually created my twitter account for this … Continue reading Twitter in The Classroom Continue reading

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The Future of Teaching and Learning

Covid-19 has made many changes to how we live our daily lives.  The one area that has been changed almost completely is schooling.  When it comes to schools and learning I don’t see any way that it will ever totally go back to normal, the idea of distance learning and blended learning for students has … Continue reading The Future of Teaching and Learning Continue reading

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The Start of my Learning Project

To begin my learning project I was not sure about what I was wanting to do and had to think about it for a while.  All I knew was that I wanted to learn something related to fitness and so at first, I wanted to learn how to backflip.  needless to say after about thirty … Continue reading The Start of my Learning Project Continue reading

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EDTC 300 Introduction

Hello everyone! My name is Lochlin and I will be going into my third year of middle years education in the fall 2020 semester. I have had such great experiences in the faculty of education in the last few years and have made some awesome friends along the way as well. A little about myself, … Continue reading EDTC 300 Introduction Continue reading

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Lochlin Winterton 2020-05-08 02:22:59

My name is Lochlin Winterton, and this is my blog page! I started this blog for schooling purposes at the U of R. I am in the teacher education program, and I am eager to get into the field of teaching in the next few years.
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