Welcome to the Garden of Learning blog….

Week 1

“The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows”   Sydney J. Harris 

EDC 3100 is a course which encourages you to challenge yourself to learn new ICTs and to develop a Personal Learning Network.  This is the first time I have ever blogged so the first challenge has been to find out how the dashboard, pages, comments and posts work.  It has so far has been trial and error…  but Google has been a great help! 🙂  Edublogs also offers advice and tips for beginners – http://help.edublogs.org/2009/07/29/writing-your-first-post/

One of the first readings in ICT and Pedagogy EDC 3100 is Dweck’s growth mindsets –http://michaelgr.com/2007/04/15/fixed-mindset-vs-growth-mindset-which-one-are-you/

This article questions the type of mindset you hold and whether you are willing to adapt or change your mindset to tackle tasks which you might intially believe are impossible.

I know which mindset I hold ……  which one are you….?

 

4 thoughts on “Welcome to the Garden of Learning blog….

      • Hi Wendy,
        I like your blog and think you have done a great job. I love how you have used a quote to begin with and how you have placed a few links in your blog. I look forward to reading more in the future.

        Thanks, Carla

  1. Hi Wendy! Your blog looks fantastic! You have provided some great links. Looking forward to learning and reading more of your blogs!
    All the best for the course.
    Belinda

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