Tinkering with the system won’t help reinvent the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

Creativity is a function of intelligence not specific to a particular field and the arts can make a major contribution to this, but the arts are being pushed down in favour of subjects that are dominated by utility and their usefulness for getting a job.

2019 213

I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging


Remember when, back in the day, people, most often, would come up with unique content and ideas being pushed through by their own blogging style and voices? So I will tell you what has worked really nicely with me all along since I started blogging back in 2002: Write!

2016 158

If space is a becoming what kind of spaces do we need for learning?

Jenny Connected

So like Caroline Haythornthwaite , Sian was pushing us to think about networked learning in a different way, with a specific focus on ‘space’. 2002) Transductions: Bodies and machines at speed. The second keynote at the Networked Learning Conference 2016 was presented by Sian Bayne.

2016 164

Being a Bully - How Can We Tell?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bach, who has been head of the department since 2002, is remaining in her post while the inquiry is being carried out. Does it get physical (like at school), with pushing and shoving? One of the lead articles in New Zealand this week is about the allegation of abuse at a government department from the CEO to a staff member. The allegations have resulted in previous staff members saying the department has a "culture of bullying.". "

2011 120

The Divided Brain: Trying to be Sane in an Insane World

Jenny Connected

The question of whether and how trust can be restored in a modern democracy was the subject of Onora O’Neill’s 2002 Reith lectures. We can be drawn towards a virtuous life in which we are disposed to believe (or love) or we can be driven from behind, pushed by a set of propositions.

2015 139

Notes on CUST119 Prudential: Thinking about Social Business Adoption? Don't Forget Enterprise Social Governance

Michael Sampson - Currents

PROFS in 1982, Notes from 1994 (60,000 users, 6400+ applications), Sametime in 1999, WebSphere Portal in 2002, and Connections in 2010 (about 25,000 users currently). Lessons Learned: - Top down leadership - the General Counsel started blogging, and pushed their direct team to start blogging too. Jean Balbo from Prudential Financial is talking about enterprise social governance. Jean is the Director of Process Management. Some notes: 1.

2013 132

Writing Ourselves into Existence through a Choral Act


2016 130

The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

And they have also pushed the price of oil up to near $70/bbl for the first time in several years. Over-exuberance had enabled speculators to push the price of everything up to ridiculous levels, and oil was not spared.

2018 65

Blogging for knowledge workers: incubating ideas


Blogging is primarily known as an instrument for personal publishing, reaching a broad and often unknown audience without pushing content on them. For its author a weblog might be useful as as personal information management tool, a kind of outboard brain ( Cory Doctorow, 2002 ), used to organise information and thinking. First, the writing process itself is thinking: in many cases putting ideas in words pushes us to think further and to be more precise.

2010 158

How I use social media

Nancy White

I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work. Exploring and pushing my own boundaries. This afternoon I’m spending a half hour on a Skype video conversation to share a bit of how I use social media.

Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The explosive growth of social networking in the consumer space has created a sea change in readiness in the enterprise," said Eugene Lee, CEO of Socialtext, which was founded in 2002. "I

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work. Exploring and pushing my own boundaries My practices have been radically changed and shaped – yes, even transformed – by social software.

more details please

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

It was published back in 2002 and there seems to be quite an industry thats grown around it with addional handbooks and resources available. The perenial push back to spending this time, however, is that tired business phrase, " we just need to get back to the real work.

2012 36

Community as Curriculum – vol 2. The Guild/Distributed Continuum


It is a learning community that was created out of an event are sometimes created out of an existing event, as the Web heads were in 2002 and continue to be a strong supportive community. There are some buttons that are blue that need to be pushed after the yellow one. “Community as Curriculum“, in: D. Araya & M.A. Peters, Education in the Creative Economy: Knowledge and Learning in the Age of Innovation, New York: Peter Lang, 2010.

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

from Lifeblog I stumbled upon (pushed by alexdc, I think) this old article, by Chris Allen, from early 2005 about the maxing-out of social connections (link below). When I first joined RYZE in 2002 [ no longer an active member] I mapped out my 1 and 2 step network there.

2008 38

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Harvard Business School Pres, 2002 CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co. An interview with John Seely Brown, in CSC World Spring/Summer 2002, [link] 12 How Does Your Knowledge Flow? An interview with John Seely Brown, in CSC World Spring/Summer 2002, [link] 13 Turning Love into Money: How some firms may profit from voluntary electronic customer communities, by Jae Yun Moon and Lee Sproull, [link] 14 More information available on [link] CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co.