5 Tips for Finals Week

  Many of my friends are still in college, and it’s now finals time.  When I was in college, I took an average of 21 credits a semester, so finals time was often one of the more stressful parts of the semester.  I can remember one particularly brutal semester in which I took 26 credits, and had 2 finals a day for 4 days in a row. The biggest tip I have is to start studying … [Read more...]

Moodle as a social tool

I’ve been using Facebook as a learning tool for a while.  I originally started using Facebook as a way to pass on homework, as I wasn’t sure what direction I wanted to go with Facebook.  I use a Facebook page for my class, and do not accept friend requests from students.  The Facebook page allows me to reach students in their homes. I’ve now started asking “Questions of the Day” to … [Read more...]