Day 115 (of 186) I tried….fail = first attempts in learning

Day 115 (of 186) I tried….fail = first attempts in learning

I’ve been challenged to try doing some of my blogs as videos. So I tried to record myself sharing a thinking.

I did not like the results. I tried having the words near the camera while I was in my truck waiting for one of my kids – and all it looks like is me driving while trying to say something….not quite the vibe I was looking for….

But -as a point I was (and will be) making – it’s not always right to say “oh well” and move forward- there are times where reflection and redos are not only a good idea, but a “must do”! – sometimes even 90% good isn’t good enough. I could’ve just posted to YouTube and gone “good ‘nuff” but I know if I’m not happy….it’s not enough – even if it’s a first try for a longer idea…I need to rethink and re-edit and re-do some parts to make it: meaningful, brief and watchable – unlike the Meatloaf song, 2 outta 3 ain’t good….

So, as I talk to my class about taking time to ensure something meets the expectations hoped for, I need to walk that talk…so a YouTube component is…


About technolandy

Educator in BCs Sunny Shuswap Pushing 'technologization' in education: blending technology and curriculum seamlessly. Advocate for better understanding of Anxiety in Education (and use of self-regulation) Utilizing ePortfolios & Descriptive Feedback
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