Edusemiotics, the Divided Brain and Connectivism

Jenny Connected

2015). I have recently been exploring Iain McGilchrist’s ground-breaking work on the divided brain (see The Master and his Emissary. The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World ), with a view to learning more about the implications of this work for education.

2018 217

Computing on R

Learning Alliances

Here are some of the examples of people participating in the R organism “computing on itself” at the Rstudio::conf 2018: Import: Open, welcome. Basic Books, 2015. [link]. R is not just software.

2018 169

Even Microsoft Struggles With It

Michael Sampson - Currents

Anyway, in making the above announcement, Microsoft includes a video from November 2015 that explains Customer Lockbox. So while the video was correct and proper in late 2015, it’s no longer reflective of the interface and its capabilities.

2018 116

Broader Usefulness of Satellite Photos

Michael Sampson - Currents

BusinessWeek ran an article in July 2015 called How Satellite Photos May Change Economics. It offered an insight into how companies such as Planet Labs , Spaceknow and Orbital Insight are offering ways of turning satellite imagery into data for decision making.

2018 116

My Best Stuff

How to Save the World

Several Short Sentences About Learning (Apr 2015)†*. Cultural Acedia: When We Can No Longer Care (Jul 2018). On the Shoulders of Giants (Feb 2018) (Short Story)*. Speaking Grosbeak (Jun 2015) (Short Story)*. Against Hope (Sep 2015) (Video)*. T he inimitable Rev.

2018 61

From the feed: More complexity

Chris Corrigan

Back in 2015, Dave Snowden took on 12 aspects of organizational and corporate culture that were basically enemies of complexity thinking. I’m moving these posts to Monday morning and will try to provide a theme each week to connect the five links. Enjoy.

2018 55

The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

That recession curtailed demand and added to the price slump that saw oil drop from $90/bbl in 2008 to $60 /bbl in 2015 and then back to a near-ruinous (for producers) $40 /bbl in 2016-17.

2018 64

Two kinds of knowing

Jenny Connected

The title of her talk, which was delivered on May 22 nd 2018, is Knowledge in Education: Why Philosophy Matters. Derry also quotes Robert Brandom (2015) as saying, “one cannot have one concept without having many”, noting that this appears to present a learning paradox.

2019 155

Unschooling myself: traces through time


Things you learn while homeschooling , February 2015. Family bias and what to do about it when homeschooling , March 2015. Holding the space , April 2015. Dealing with resistance and difficulties , September 2018. Something I find amazing every time I experience it – how unschooling as an educational choice for the kids turns to be a personal learning trajectory for us, as parents.

2019 89

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

Jenny Connected

2015). It will be interesting to see if they are followed through in the next conference in Zagreb, Croatia, 2018, and how much our thinking and ideas will have moved on. 2015) Rhizo15 [link]. 2015) Rhizo14: A Rhizomatic Learning cMOOC in Sunlight and in Shade.

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