Well, finished up yet another semester at Platteville, but still not a graduate quite yet; only a couple more classes to go before that can be a reality. This past semester was another rough one though, for a few reasons:
- I missed out on the Fall semester prior, so it took me some time to get back into the school mindset again.
- I ended up switching out one class with one called “Personalized Learning Experience,” which I’ll go more into detail later.
- Between this new course and my other courses, I ended up getting piled on with projects, along with preparing for any exams or quizzes.
- There were also some life issues that occurred throughout the semester; so those didn’t help any.
However, I am glad that I did pass most of my classes and my GPA hardly changed. I am also happy at the response I got from my advisor about the paper I wrote for my Personalized Learning Experience (PLE) course. All I did for this course was picked a topic, researched it, and wrote a paper on it. If I did it and did it well, I passed; if I didn’t do it well, or not at all, I failed. What I ended up getting was more than a passing grade; I got an opportunity. Continue reading