Archive forSeptember, 2014

Help Resources

September 30, 2014 | 3 Comments

Since I have solid background in the technical aspect of software and hardware, I do not expect to encounter too many challenges here. That being said, when I have encountered problems or issues,  I use Google to search out answers to problems. I can usually find answers within forums, direct source websites (using the manufacturing […]

RSS Feeds

September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

I use to use RSS feeds all the time to keep up to date on news and other special interests. I removed them awhile back because of lost interests and time. When I worked a website designer I would add RSS feeds and feeders to clients sites. I opted to use the RSS feed on […]

Digital Native

September 29, 2014 | 3 Comments

I do not think that the “digital native” (Prensky, 2001) of today have any advantage or “…learn differently compared with past generations of students…” (Benettt, Maton, and Kervin (2008). The technology tools that are available today may be easier and familiar for this generation, but it does not put them at an advantage to learn. The integration of […]

Technology advancements in education have become increasing. The digital and online world have become greater and almost the normal part of everyday living and education is no exception. As I sit in the living room writing my response to the assignment on my computer, after reading articles online. However, it was the article Online Learning in […]

Introduction

September 23, 2014 | 3 Comments

My name is Fabian and currently I am the IT director and Computer Instructor for  Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association (PGNAETA). The main courses I teach are MS Office (WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, OUTLOOK) to 17 First Nations and rural/urban areas in the Prince George region. All the students are adult learners with […]