Author Archives: willwhitten

Generate a Title for a Blog About AI for a Master’s Level Education Course…

This week we looked at some of the options that are available in the new world of AI tools and to say I was blown away would be an understatement… I used to share this video in my ELA class about the power of poetry… near the end it talks about a 2016 Dartmouth research … More Generate a Title for a Blog About AI for a Master’s Level Education Course…

Hello Darkness… I Mean… Technology My Old Friend!

Okay- time to brush the dust off the old blog! It’s been a minute since I’ve been on this site… Let’s see what do I need to do… oh yeah I need to update the old about me page… new photo (little more grey in the beard now)… hmmm… no longer a pre-service teacher… how … More Hello Darkness… I Mean… Technology My Old Friend!

Mental Health and The Arts (A BAC and Understand Us Workshop)

A Balfour Arts Collective Workshop Afternoon with Jim Demeray Click here to see the lesson plan! On October 24th, 2018 student in the Balfour Arts Collective spent an afternoon learning about positive mental health. Together with Jim Demeray we spent half of the afternoon learning about strategies for improving your mental health. As we spoke … More Mental Health and The Arts (A BAC and Understand Us Workshop)

ELA B30- Satire & Parody (3 Week Inquiry Unit)

Click to download PDF: ELA B30- Social Criticism (Satire & Parody) Unit Rationale: ELA B30 is divided into two units the first is The Search for Self the second is The Social Experience. I have chosen to address the second unit in this plan. I have chosen to focus on this unit because I believe this … More ELA B30- Satire & Parody (3 Week Inquiry Unit)