‘Social LEADia’ and Empowering Students

‘Social LEADia’ and Empowering Students

Earlier this year I went to the 21CLHK tech conference. While there, I got to see Alec Couros do a keynote presentation titled Finding Humanity in the Age of Social Networks. His presentation discussed how using social media can foster meaningful connections and...
Footprints in the Concrete

Footprints in the Concrete

We all have digital footprints whether we want to or not. They may be very small, almost unseen footprints, on the other hand they may also be so big that all of your private information has become available to the public eye.  Or they could be of any varying level...
The Perverted Perception of Privacy

The Perverted Perception of Privacy

Merriam-Webster dictionary defines privacy as the quality or state of being apart from company or observation and the freedom from unauthorized intrusion. Looking at this meaning has got me questioning that in this day and age of digital technology and social media,...
Did I Copy Right or Copy Wrong?

Did I Copy Right or Copy Wrong?

Copyright and plagiarism have always been ideas I only have a basic understanding of, and I honestly have never really taken the time to learn more about it. I always thought to myself, “I teach first grade. They will learn it later from upper grades. It is not really...