Some Thoughts on Identity

Jenny Connected

MOOC is Identity. The focus of this topic is on digital identity – exploring questions such as: ‘How do we know who someone is?’, ‘How do we project ourselves on the internet?’ Learning, Meaning and Identity , which is one of the best thumbed books on my bookshelf.

Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

He claims that open education can change the world and is a kind of social literacy that can transform society, connect us across the globe, and enable each of us to believe we have the capacity to become an important person in society. Technology on its own will not enable change.

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Data, personal learning and learning analytics

Jenny Connected

The first shift allows us to think of content – and hence, our knowledge – as dynamic, as being updated and adapted in the light of changes and events. AI in Education Symposium – Introduction : Oct 24, 2018 Arti?cial This week’s topic for Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0

2018 194

Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

These are the blinkers and silos of our identities which blind us to different points of view. Last week BBC Radio 4 broadcast a series of 15 minute podcasts over five days on the topic of Truth.

2018 219

Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. I think a different word would help with the change of mindset needed to understand all this. HolonIQ, Nov 30, 2018 Though dated last June this market map appeared in my inbox from Holon only today.

2018 166

E-Learning 3.0 : some initial thoughts

Jenny Connected

This means that the approach to learning will change. I found myself thinking that I have always like driving; I know how to change a wheel, and when opening the bonnet where to top up the screen wash and oil. Change – processes of change, regressions, cyclic change etc.

2018 174

Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

Learning, Meaning and Identity , issues related to how learning changes who we are. In his final paragraph he writes: These developments represent a signal change in the deployment of both learning analytics and artificial intelligence in education in the years to come.

2018 148

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

Time is the form in which we beings whose brains are made up essentially of memory and foresight interact with our world: it is the source of our identity”, he writes. multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

2018 46

Building “networks of communities” for a civic intelligence movement with impact

Making CommunitySense

It’s a wide-ranging concept that shows how positive change happens. A movement that scales, not in the sense of it being a monolithic mob, but consisting of a multitude of communities , each with their own identity, but in federation having real impact.

2018 182

How is learning organized in a self-managed organization?

Joitske Hulsebosch

However, I think 'wholeness' is an important aspect of knowmadic working: being able to be yourself, bringing your own identity and not playing a completely different role at work than at home or at the sports club. Your dog is also part of your identity :). Experiment and experiment Someone in AES said: " everything is constantly changing here !" Every month I read a management book. I am very curious about learning in self-managing organizations. How is this organized?

2018 138

When Inclusion Excludes ….

Jenny Connected

Open education aspires to democratize education, promote inclusion and effect change through social justice. This is virtually identical (bar the formatting and some tightening of reference citations) to the published article. counter narrative of open online education.

2018 139

Building “networks of communities” for a civic intelligence movement with impact

Making CommunitySense

It’s a wide-ranging concept that shows how positive change happens. A movement that scales, not in the sense of it being a monolithic mob, but consisting of a multitude of communities , each with their own identity, but in federation having real impact.

2018 130

Cultural Acedia: When We Can No Longer Care

How to Save the World

Its effects are not limited to humans; they affect all mammals and other “social” creatures whose core sense of identity is connected to their culture. Photo: Luke MacGregor for Bloomberg.

2018 74

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

It might look small to those with apocalyptic perspectives, but to she who not so long ago could not vote, or drink from the same water fountain as her fellow citizens, or marry the person she chose, or live in a certain neighbourhood, such incremental change feels enormous.”

2018 50

Non-Duality Dude: A One-Act Play

How to Save the World

However, a person must change his plane of focus to realize this. Our sense of identity and separation is ephemeral, illusory. When that happens, nothing actually changes — it was all imagined. You don’t have to change anything. There are no minds to change.

2018 57

Non-Duality: Three Ways of Describing the Elephant

How to Save the World

I t’s now been 7 years since I began striving to become more “present” and 4 years since I gave up the struggle and accepted that there is no path to presence, liberation, awakening, enlightenment, or (fill in your favoured word here).

2018 58

How Would We Behave Without ‘Selves’?

How to Save the World

Until we notice, in some of the tropical rainforests (which due to climate change are not in the same places they are today), and along some of the warmer coasts, some rustling in the trees and darting movements along the forest floor. image: from Martijn Meijerink on skitterphoto.com, cc0.

2018 48

On the Shoulders of Giants

How to Save the World

This is the third and final story in a trilogy about a father and daughter. The first two were The Project , and Calling the Cage Freedom. . Image: Stepping Stones , by Paul Stevenson, CC BY 2.0.

2018 46

Listening to and Learning from the ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Our identity depends on being in relation to the ‘Other’. Even if you do not give your change to a beggar, you find yourself having to justify your choice.’ ( DK Philosophy book). 2018).

2019 155

Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

Will the Crash of 2018 Be the First Stage of Civilization’s Collapse?: T he events of the last three months have made it increasingly clear that we’re well into the first wave of global industrial civilization’s collapse.

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