Online Learning and Digital Project Reflection

Hybrid learning this year has completely changed what school is like for me. Of course, there are many cases where online learning will never be able to fully live up to the standards of in-person learning, even with the best technology, and for this reason I still prefer in-person learning in most cases. For example, […]

In-Depth Final Post

Hello All! This year I decided to learn about coding, with the original intention of coding in Java, but I ended up doing some work in C# as well. Now that In-Depth is coming to a close, here’s a summary of my journey! The two big “artefacts” that I have to show today are a […]

In-Depth Post #6

Spring break is over, and I have had another two meetings with my mentor and some plans moving forward. Moving forward In the last three months, I worked on a calculator application. The plan was to make a basic calculator, but it ended up becoming a full scientific calculator. It took longer than I planned, […]

In-Depth Post #5

Since my last blog post, I haven’t had another meeting with my mentor due to a delay, but I made good progress on my calculator. Calculator update I am proud to say that I have finished the new version of the calculator. This will probably also be the last version and unless there is anything […]

Quarter 2 Core Competencies Reflection

My goal is… I want to change some bad habits regarding time management and work. I am trying to become more organized and improve my work ethic. How has it been going?  What challenges have you had? So far, based on how I have been managing my work lately, I think I am heading in […]

In-Depth Post #4

Since my last blog post, I feel like I haven’t done as much as I usually do in this amount of time because I’m having a bit of trouble with the recursive algorithm for my calculator. Calculator Update Last week, I talked about how I will be re-working my calculator to use recursion instead of […]

In-Depth Blog Post #3

Since my last blog post, I’ve been quite productive and made lots of progress!   Calculator progress update I finished a basic version of my calculator, and I highly encourage you to try it out. Here’s the link: Calculator download Firstly, I must tell you that you need Java Runtime Environment to run this app […]

In-Depth Post #2

Since my first post on In-Depth, I got to know my mentor much better and we have met twice (online). Together, we worked on my plan and made some important changes to it. I also made some good progresss on my calculator in the past few weeks. Background of my mentor Here’s a more detailed […]

In-Depth Post #1

In Talons, there is a project called in-depth. It’s an opportunity for students to learn about a topic that otherwise would not be taught in school. Students choose a topic of little experience they are interested in and learn about it in-depth, hence the name of the project. They also will find an experienced mentor […]