Identity and the Language Poets
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Week 8 focussed on an introduction to Language Poetry. ModPo #modpo Bonnie Stewart identity language Language poets Lynn Hejinian self
Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Language and social distance
MAY 17, 2008
Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 This practice remains very much the focus of language teaching in China. Were is it?
An Introduction to the Divided Brain – Part 2. Two types of Language
MARCH 25, 2015
Two types of Language. Language is not only in the LH, although language plays into the hands of the LH. Language is two faced.
3 Articles: mLearning for language teachers
OCTOBER 17, 2012
The editors have kindly given me permission to share these articles, which are written with English language teachers in mind. Nicky Hockly.
Papers on mobile assisted language learning (MALL)
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Re-skilling Language Learners for a Mobile World (Agnes Kukulska-Hulme). Mobile Learning for Languages: Can the Past Speak to the Future?
Making a rough and ready pattern language as a creativity tool
APRIL 20, 2016
This will involve us spending time in Open Space tomorrow and on Friday running a ProAction Cafe in which 6-8 projects will be able to to be developed.
70+ Online Language Communities and Resources
DECEMBER 4, 2007
multilingual language community howto resources
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
I have no problem with bad language, swearing, cussing. As they say, be warned, strong language – and now go read it. I want to hear plain language. Language, please! The post Language, please! Related posts: Language matters It matters more than you think. The language we use. F**k no. Jargon.
A Pattern Language for Effective Activism
How to Save the World
JUNE 30, 2014
The article I chose — A Pattern Language for Effective Activism — is now up.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
The language we use reveals a lot. The language I use as a facilitator reveals a lot about me (so much so that Sascha Rixon did a whole PhD on facilitation language) and the language you use can be like an open door, welcoming me into your world, or like a barrier, holding me at a distance so as I don’t get too close.
Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part Three
Portals and KM
DECEMBER 14, 2011
This is third part in a series prompted by interesting post, Language is not writing , from the Economist. We can move beyond writing to enable the richer aspects of language, along with visualizations. I started to look at the evolution of communication media yesterday. In my last post I brought us up to the printing press.
The meaning of words
DECEMBER 2, 2014
Even with a sample size of 14 responses*, there’s some interesting insights regarding word meanings and the use of language when facilitating.
Kinetic type AND language AND Stephen Fry
SEPTEMBER 27, 2014
Its topic is about another love of mine; language. Kinetic type AND language AND Stephen Fry is a post from: vivmcwaters.com.au.
The language of povertyism
OCTOBER 11, 2012
It seems to me that some of the language of political discourse is getting more and more dangerously partial. There's more serious, nasty abuse of language going on though. 'it’s us, the modern compassionate Conservative party, who are the real champions of fighting poverty in Britain today.' we all asked).
Whistle language Silbo is disappearing because of technology
JANUARY 11, 2017
Javier explains that the shepherd on the isle of La Gomera have a whistle language called Silbo. It reminded me of the farmers in the Simien Mountains in Ethiopia who were also communicating from mountaintop to mountaintop by ordinary language. Through whistling the shepherds communicate with each other to upto 4 kilometers apart.
Igloo Adds Real-Time Language Translation #collaboration #culture #socbiz
Michael Sampson - Currents
AUGUST 2, 2012
Igloo Software added real-time language translation to its cloud-offered social business suite: " Worldwide collaboration can only work in a multilingual network, and that's why Igloo now crosses international barriers with ease. Upon login, users can set their default language preference. Wow, good stuff. Collaboration Software
Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part One
Portals and KM
DECEMBER 12, 2011
Here is an interesting post, Language is not writing , from the Economist. The post points out that, “Humans began speaking many tens of thousands of years before the first writing… Every healthy adult and older child in the world speaks, in one of 6,000-7,000 languages. All good points. Let’s look at the beginning of writing.
Gurteen Knowledge Cafe: language and leadership
OCTOBER 30, 2009
Our subject is ‘language and leadership’ What is the relationship between language and leadership?
Bridging Across Language Online | Full Circle Associates
OCTOBER 23, 2008
The first is lingro: multilingual dictionary and language learning site. We have users in over 130 countries representing over 60 languages.
The Language of ManagementCollaberwocky Episode 2
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
In this episode of Collaberwocky, Jabe Bloom, Corey Ladas and I discuss “The Language of Management.”. My manager doesn’t understand me.” “The
Exploring the Divided Brain – a 4 day course with Iain McGilchrist. Day 1 (pm)
AUGUST 27, 2016
Language developed 80-40,000 years ago and written language developed 4000 years ago. Language links us to the world through metaphor.
Online Communities Design Patterns
MARCH 10, 2010
online_community design patterns pattern_language socialmedia communities
The Power of Pattern Languages
How to Save the World
MAY 29, 2015
Here’s a teaser and a link to the whole article, titled The Power of Pattern Languages : (Photo by Gene Stull). Working Smarter
Technology: wikipedia in local languages
AUGUST 18, 2006
Various people from Kasahorow , GINKS , wikimedia and IICD / HIVOS have started conversations around wikipedia in local languages for development.
Exploring the language of facilitation
JULY 8, 2008
I bumped into a fascinating article about the 'language of facilitation'. is behavioural and incorporates elements of body language 3. an attitude style emerging in language 4. By coincidence, one of the authors works for Anecdote , a company with a great weblog. To speak facilitatively means: 1. too fluid for me by the way!)
The language of leaving: Passages in Caregiving
JUNE 23, 2010
I picked up Passages in Caregiving a few weeks later. I'd used the phrase without benefit of having read her book. We're not trained."
Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Re-thinking language instruction
NOVEMBER 28, 2007
Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 Stunted » Re-thinking language instruction By the time we finished school, 90% of my generation hated the mandatory Irish lessons. If the teachers had set out to kill the language, I’m not sure they could have done it more effectively. Of course there are! Finally?
Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Linear and non-linear learning
DECEMBER 13, 2007
Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 About Ken Carroll « Stunted Skype, social networks and language learning » Linear and non-linear learning Obligatory pic of horrific looking 19th cen school that should add impact to the post. In a previous post , I talked about what language learning 2.0
Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning
JANUARY 14, 2008
Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 In a language learning context, by contrast, the SN is a feature, not a destination.
Follow-up from the Leadership Learning Community Webinar
OCTOBER 17, 2011
I have used platforms that have multilingual interfaces — and which one will work for you depends on what languages you need. communities of practice community engagement events language networksLast Monday I was a guest of the Leadership Learning Community for an short online gathering. When is it worth the work and effort?
Puddle Jumping @ the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education Conference
Full Circle Associates
MAY 14, 2014
collaboration complexity #CNIE2014 confluences Pattern_Language The resources below are placeholder for now, so stand by until tomorrow night!
Hosting language revival
MARCH 16, 2010
He has always had a remarkable presence and a strong voice and a deep commitment to the thriving resiliance of Skwxwu7mesh culture and language. a language fluency game that builds skills using sign language and simple phrases. My friend Dustin Rivers is an inspiration. The game being played.
Green Chameleon » They Are Stealing Our Language Now
AUGUST 30, 2007
And whose language is this anyway? Part of the language it may be, but it is also a well-understood “brand. I checked. RSS2.0
Green Chameleon » Language and Assumptions
FEBRUARY 28, 2007
www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Language and Assumptions It suddenly seemed odd to me that we are still using terms today for which there is no longer much relevance. Yet, they are expected to continue to use the language like it makes sense. I’m interested to know.
Read my blog in chinese and french language!
APRIL 18, 2007
Since I couldn't read my own blog in China, I'm happy to discover that some people are reading my blog in Chinese language!
Language and the Devil’s Advocate
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
Language is a reflection of our culture, a culture handed down over the many millenia of humans being humans. The conversation stopped.
Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part Two
Portals and KM
DECEMBER 13, 2011
An interesting post, Language is not writing , from the Economist prompted me to write a bit yesterday on the impact of Web on global conversations. The Web is a means to record both spoken language and writing. Today I want to dip back to the history of communication media to see where we came from. The tablets were then baked.
Saving indigenous language through fluency
MAY 24, 2010
Most of the indigensous languages of British Columbia are i n danger of disappearing. When I work in most places the only language you ordinarily hear is a prayer from and Elder or a conversation between to elderly speakers. To get people speaking his language, S kwxwu7mesh snichim , the language of the territory in which I live.
Where language comes too short…
DECEMBER 13, 2009
Not to mention the misunderstandings because some people are not native English speakers, assuming the text is written in that language. The problem with written language is that it comes too short in expressing yourself precisely as you mean it, and it comes short again when the written text is interpreted by the reader.
Are you a verb?
DECEMBER 1, 2011
Family Fuller Family Jeff Stamps LanguageSpeaking of names, it was Thanksgiving weekend, when the agonizing decision of which film to watch from the thousands available was upon us. We finally chose the one about which enough people had said, "I'll watch that." No great enthusiasm.