Yiquan Dong Follow
- a potential Secondary education teacher - English major/ Technological Music minor - ESL learner - animal lover
It is just different perspectives to see the same object, but it makes big difference in one's mental state. Good resource to prove student's strength and make them feel optimistic.
Feeling like you're falling short?
It's important to keep an eye on your goals, but don't forget to look back and realize how far you've come and the successes you've had.
#Growth #growthmindset #goals
We hire teachers for their #strengths, not their weaknesses.
However, too often teachers are hired for strengths but then managed for weaknesses.
Effective leaders focus more on developing strengths than focusing on weaknesses. It’s their strengths that make #teachers amazing!
Many countries are falling short when it comes to investing in public education.
Quality education is not a luxury - it is a human right.
The #GlobalGoals call for inclusive, quality education for all. https://un.org/sustainabledevelopment/education/
Category Archives: Learning Project
“It’s ok to not be ok. It’s ok to show people you are not ok”. —–“Split Image” This week’s learning project is a reflection on “Split Image,” an article by Kate Fagan. By narrating the tragic and double life of … Continue reading
This week I tried another web-based software AutoDraw and did some artwork. AutoDraw belongs to Google and is known for integrating artificial intelligence into digital drawings. It can guess users’ sketches and pair users’ drafts with prepared images drawn … Continue reading
This week I kept exploring the color wheel. The learning outcome is that I not only named 6 tertiary colors but also came up with a teaching PowerPoint for interested teachers. I will first talk about definitions of tertiary colors. … Continue reading
I always try to make painting accessible, especially during inflation. In my EPSY 322 course, I learned the web-based app Sumo. It is said to be an alternative to Photoshop, which requires an expensive subscription fee. Sumo has many functions: … Continue reading
I painted a ghost for this week’s learning project. This artwork is also a treat for the grade 2 student who did the correct addition. If you are interested, please watch this slideshow which includes detailed instructions. Materials📃 for this … Continue reading
Last week, I learned about primary colors and the color wheel. However, we notice that there are many blanks in the wheel. What colors should we put in? After this project, we will know what secondary colors are. Ahh, let’s … Continue reading
What is Reconciliation? I went to the First Nations University of Canada on September 30th, National Truth and Reconciliation Day. As an international student, most of my understanding of Indigenous culture and knowledge comes from textbooks. As a student … Continue reading
I spent a day and a half completing this learning project. I am not happy when I am writing this post. There are two reasons: Fotobabble is a useless website. Powtoon is not friendly to free users. Fotobabble Let me … Continue reading
I made a video for the learning project. Because I dream of becoming a video blogger, I pretend I am the one who is good at crayon painting in this video, actually, I am! In the video, I share 7 … Continue reading