Collaborative Activity 1 (Discussion): Introduce Yourself
Please go to your LMS's discussion board, if available, and introduce yourself by sharing:
1) Something about you and your work.
You are also invited to include a land acknowledgement for where you work or live. This interactive map identifies the traditional territory a city/town sits on: https://native-land.ca/ Similarly, the Map of Ontario treaties and reserves | Ontario.ca allows you to look at the treaties governing your town or city in detail. You may also wish to refer to this “Guide to Acknowledging First Peoples & Traditional Territory” from the Canadian Association of University Teachers.
You may want to try this name pronunciation tool that can also be added to your email signature: https://www.name-coach.com
2) Something that is important to you and your life outside of work.
3) The answer to this question: If time, money, technology, and other barriers no longer existed, what is your vision for an ideal learning environment?
Note: You are very welcome to submit your response in a way that works for you: audio, video, image, etc. Please ensure that whatever you submit is accessible to everyone. For example, you could add an effective alt-text to images or think about video captions. Here are some resources that might be helpful:
Feel free to explore the visions of some of your course colleagues. What are some commonalities in your boundary-free visions for learners? What are some differences?