Books, Movies, and Entertainment

Don’t let Pop Culture Control your Reading

Embrace the power of independent reading! It’s time to break free from the influence of BookTok, BookTube, and Bookstagram and take control of your own literary journey. Don’t succumb to the pressure of finishing popular books or watching blockbuster movies just because everyone else is doing it. Instead, explore the vast world of literature and… Read More Don’t let Pop Culture Control your Reading

Books, Movies, and Entertainment

Drama in Orlando: Basketball Wives are Here

Basketball Wives: Orlando is a captivating and dramatic show that keeps viewers entertained with its compelling storylines, intense conflicts, and glamorous lifestyles. From the very first episode, the show hooks viewers with its intriguing premise, following the lives of the wives, ex-wives, and girlfriends of professional basketball players in Orlando. One of the main reasons… Read More Drama in Orlando: Basketball Wives are Here

Life and Travel

Calm in the Storm

In times of uncertainty and chaos, it is natural for us to feel anxious and overwhelmed. We often find ourselves caught up in the whirlwind of our own thoughts and fears, unable to find solace or peace. But in these moments, it is important to remember the example set by Jesus. Imagine Him standing tall… Read More Calm in the Storm

Books, Movies, and Entertainment, Life and Travel

How Latin American Literature Critiqued Western Culture

The initial reading of The Dialectic of Our America by Jose David Saldivar was helpful to understand and acknowledge the dialectic nature of historical narratives. His concerns for the American literary canon steps from a shortcoming of theoretical rigor, inauthenticity, and parochial vision. In “I Have,” he never heard of anyone being grateful for the… Read More How Latin American Literature Critiqued Western Culture

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Instructional Design Models

Instructional design models are vast in instructional design regardless of the domain. These models provide guidelines or blueprints of steps for designers to follow to achieve the result and goal. “ID models break down the phases of instruction planning to support” the systematic process and relationship of each phase (Johnson-Barlow, & Lehnen, 2021). All are… Read More Instructional Design Models