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Herding Cats

June 12, 2013


This project focused on the discussions at the Constitutional Convention. Within the debates, compromise had to made which was often reached after multiple drafts with changes from the opposing sides. These issues included some such as taxation and slavery, as the topics of our video. We can infer that the founding of our government has […]

A Myriad of Presentations

November 6, 2012


This past week in Age of Ex, we had our final presentations from our Renaissance unit and the presentations ranged from Prezis to only picture Power Points to presentations that didn’t use technology at all. We have been given a lot of preparation, including reading and writing assignments, and an intro project, to introduce us […]

Partnering: The pros and cons of a self-taught classroom

October 2, 2012


The first day I walked into Mike’ Age of Exploration classroom, I was nervous. I wasn’t sure what was expected, how the class would work together, or what we would learn, much less how we would learn. One of our first assignments in Age of Ex was to read an article on Partnering from a […]