Jill Peters

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Social Networking | Origin: EL110 | New comment by Jill Peters

I appreciate the inclusion of Bloom's taxonomy and how it would be relevant/manifest in social networking

Understanding True Colors Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Jill Peters

I was familiar with the other personality trait models but had never heard of the true colors one. It's intersting to see how it lines up with other models. 

Foundational Personality Trait Models | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Jill Peters

I love personality trait models. I find it so fascinating and on point! I work with students who are transitiong from high school into their first jobs. Having them take personality trait tests helps...

Characteristics of Quality Online Courses | Origin: EL101 | New comment by Jill Peters

Ironically, I really enjoyed some of the other online course that I have taken because there is an audio option and I was more engaged when I could listen and read. It is intersting to me that a...

Supporting Students with PTSD | Origin: ED130 | New comment by Jill Peters

I taught SpEd for 6 years so I am familiar with IEP's, 504's and accommodations, but it is nice to see this information being taught in an easily understandable manner 

Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) | Origin: ED130 | New comment by Jill Peters

I agree, I appreciate the comparison/contrast between TBI and PTSD, it provides a better understanding as to why a student might be engaging in a particular behavior- and that it's a manifestation of...

Understanding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) | Origin: ED130 | New comment by Jill Peters

This gives me a much deeper understanding of so many of the students I work with and what they are coming into the classroom with. 

Evaluating Student Progress | Origin: ED121 | New comment by Jill Peters

Surveys are a good way to conduct formative assessments 

Understanding Service Learning | Origin: ED121 | New comment by Jill Peters

The more students are seen out in the community doing positive things, the better the interactions they will have with adults who normally see them as “trouble” and it will also increase...

Introduction to Service Learning | Origin: ED121 | New comment by Jill Peters

I like the idea that service learning can create empathy