2017 is the University of Lethbridge’s 50th anniversary. In celebration, the Faculty of Education has produced a series of videos that tell the story of the program through personal memories. This collection reveals what makes the U of L’s teacher education program one of the finest in Canada — community, relationships, pedagogy, research, and heart. […]
Last Monday I interviewed for a full-time teaching position at a Hutterite Colony. Yesterday, I found out that I got the job! I’m extremely looking forward to it.
A couple of days ago, I presented with my friend Andy at SWATCA (Teachers’ convention here in Lethbridge). We put together a short how to video for teachers wanting to share with their class how to do stop motion on an iPad. Here are the how to videos:
Last year I read, “Crazy: 90 Percent of People Don’t Know How to Use CTRL+F“, an article from theatlantic.com, and I decided then to make sure that as a school teacher I was going to try and reverse that statistic. Thinking about it today, I realize I have never posted here to help get the […]
I’m slowly finishing off each of the classes for my PS1 semester. We had a terrific class this morning in my Communications and Technology class. Our sessional instructor hooked us up with a video conference “experience” with the Tyrrell Museum. I wasn’t sure what to expect, in fact, I was pretty sure I was going […]
When I happened upon the CBC’s “Reuse and Permissions” page, I clicked the link because I was curious how the nation’s publicly funded broadcasting company would feel if I tried to reuse the content that I helped pay for. From the FAQ: Q. I am a university student and have come across a video clip […]
Here is a handout I created for my language in education class. I figure I might as well post it, in case someone out there might find it useful. I’m going to leave this up, but I’ve always felt a bit guilty that I didn’t do a better job with this assignment. If you’re searching […]
A very short summary of my life: Jeff Milner’s 2 minute autobiography. (Made for one of my education classes). Autobiographical writing and representation By Jeff Milner Due September 29, 2010 Images: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffmilner/sets/72157624935640311/show/ (to be played simultaneously with the audio) Transcript of the audio: I began my school life in the autumn of my sixth year. […]
Yesterday at 3am, a bomb went off at the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre in Centre Ville, Trois-Rivières. Nobody was hurt. Catch the CBC’s coverage here. I am in Trois-Rivières this month studying French.
It was about 10:15 the night before my first day at Westminster school. I was worried — should I wear a tie, no tie? Where were my khaki pants? I knew this pent up anticipation was overblown, but the school day would still arrive much too quickly. I was terrified I would wake up late […]