Assignments online? Check…with 887 video tutorials I’ve made dating back to 2012.
Students ready to complete work in a completely new way, taking on all time-management responsibilities? That one’s tricky.
My 6 and 7 year old kids ready to sit still for hours doing work, letting me do my own work? Ha, no.
My plan is to improve myself in a specific skill set, and use SMART goals to achieve this.
I will complete a 2D Space Shooter video game made in Unity by the end of the school year.
MODIFIED in APRIL: I will be able to identify 3 new hobbies for each of my children by exposing them to new experiences
It’s been hard not seeing my students in person. Online teaching is a different skillset for both the teacher AND the student. It’s more accountability. There is a lack of “presence” That can only be made up through synchronous meetups using video chat, or if it were realistic, in a VR setting.
I went to school this morning to get VHS tapes to finish digitizing. The school still feels cavernous without students. I miss them.
This is what it looked like:
Q1: How did you grow this year?
Q2: What DIDN’T Work this year?
Q3: What Advice do you have for next year’s T & E Class?
Q4: 2019-2020 was the year of ____.
My goal was modified in April to “I will be able to identify 3 new hobbies for each of my children by exposing them to new experiences”
Here’s how I did: