Author: Ashlyn Helmeczi

Summary of Learning

Here is my Summary of Learning video for EDTC 300. This assignment was not mandatory this term, however I was still motivated to complete it. As the semester comes to a close, I am very thankful for this class and my learning experiences will be very beneficial to use in my future classrooms. I feel…

By Ashlyn Helmeczi April 9, 2020 1

I am a ‘Coder’

This week, I had the chance to explore coding using Code.org! This website has lots of information and is super beneficial for educators to use to teach students about coding. The ‘Hour of Code’ section includes many coding activities and tutorials for students to engage in and learn about. I did an Hour of Code…

By Ashlyn Helmeczi April 6, 2020 0

Digital Literacy in an Elementary Classroom

“Digital Literacy is the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills” (Ed Week). Understanding digital literacy is very important in our society as our world revolves around the digital world and we need to be able to read and understand it. I…

By Ashlyn Helmeczi March 30, 2020 3

Curriculum as Numeracy

At the beginning of the reading, Leroy Little Bear (2000) states that colonialism “tries to maintain a singular social order by means of force and law, suppressing the diversity of human worldviews. … Typically, this proposition creates oppression and discrimination” (p. 77). Think back on your experiences of the teaching and learning of mathematics –…

By Ashlyn Helmeczi March 24, 2020 0