I watched this: blob: and I read this: The Preschool Inside a Nursing Home and I thought: We need to do this in South Africa right now! Imagine the potential of combining kindergarten and old age homes in SA? Saves on staffing if you have caregivers who can look after kids and grandparents.  The grandparents have … Continue reading Techno-nursingeries.


Overview of my INTMAEU ePortfolio I recently uploaded the ePortfolio I created as part of the Diploma in Tertiary Education (PDTE) to This is an incredible project started by Dr Christa van Staden, the lecturer tho designed the Instructional Techniques and Multimedia Module INTMAEU of the PDTE. As part of this upload, I created a video to provide an … Continue reading Overview of my INTMAEU ePortfolio

Instructional Media and the Digital Divide

I taught briefly at a language school in Cambodia, which made me reflect on my use of instructional media and technology in the classroom. I was conducting a class in which the textbook reading was about relationships between people and animals. The night before, I happened to stumble on the most amazing relationship between humans and animals: the African … Continue reading Instructional Media and the Digital Divide