Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

“Using local knowledge to describe the OER ecosystem, the OER World Map will visualize the world of OER and support a range of widgets and tools, including powerful statistical analysis.” Beaker adds support for a peer-to-peer protocol called Dat.

2018 225

Security, identity, voice, opportunity and agency on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

Is there a hierarchical relationship between these four key elements, i.e. security must be in place before identity and then voice can be realised, and opportunity with agency rely on security, identity and voice being safeguarded. The topic for the final week of the E-Learning 3.0

2018 187

Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. HolonIQ, Nov 30, 2018 Though dated last June this market map appeared in my inbox from Holon only today. The topic for this week in the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC is Community.

2018 166

Community network mapping: just get going!

Making CommunitySense

Which online and physical tools are being used to support the interactions? Social networks are about relationships, interactions, and connections between people and act as a resource for knowledge sharing and problem solving. Mapping a community network is an art as much as a science.

2018 219

You can stimulate curiosity for self directed learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

A team of teachers and staff have organized a SPOC (Small Private Online Course), supported by me and Sibrenne from Ennuonline. Accoding to Forbes there is a strong relationship between learning and happiness on the job.

2018 169

Computing on R

Learning Alliances

It’s actually a global organism that grows information : insights, discussions, work methods, human relationships, and open questions as well as a massive amount of software and all the resources that document or support it. R is not just software.

2018 169

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

It’s a collective act of introspection and narrative, record-keeping and expectation, that’s based on our relationship to prior events and the sense that happenings are impending. multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

2018 46

My takeaways from OEB18: communities, AI and 3D-smarts and some very practical stuff

Joitske Hulsebosch

and new relationships. People from Denmark, Finland, the US and the Netherlands exchanged working on 360 degree and VR, e-learning, open academy, video in action, micro learning as support for deployed troops.

2018 130

Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

Once the purchase is made, the relationship is over and the poor sucker holding the bag can deal with the fall out. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

2018 46

Community and organization intertwine

Learning Alliances

The most important point is that community and organization can support and augment each other, or can hobble each other. ” In each cell I add in italics what that side can do to support the other. A community is a history of clustered relationships and events. Communities depend on the larger society — a fabric of social relationships. Organization charts and protocols codify relationships and power.

2018 100

Human Existence is Difficult. Existentialism and Phenomenology.

Jenny Connected

Bakewell describes Sartre as an ugly, loud-mouthed uncompromising extremist who despite this was a magnet for women, not least Simone de Beauvoir, with whom he had an ‘open’ relationship for more than 50 years. What does it mean to live an authentic, fully human life?

2018 130

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

Making CommunitySense

Instead, we should tap into the growing bottom-up and middle-out capacity around the world for civic intelligence : the collective, citizen-driven, (where possible institutionally supported) capability to think and work together. We live in an age of confusion, stagnation, and crisis.

2018 130

Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans #2

Portals and KM

It is amazing the impact of light on both colors and the relationship between colors.  The proceeds go to support the excellent work of Community Commitment Center, run by  Nicole Bouie , as do a portion of the sales of the paintings.

2018 130

Beat the Conference Blahs

Partnering Resources

In this organization, people were married to their departments; they valued those relationships more than others. Without even thinking about it, they strengthened cross-functional relationships as they laughed and learned together.

2018 130

Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans #2

Portals and KM

It is amazing the impact of light on both colors and the relationship between colors.  The proceeds go to support the excellent work of Community Commitment Center, run by  Nicole Bouie , as do a portion of the sales of the paintings. Here is a 12" square oil painting of the Lafayette Cemetery, New Orleans completed on site. I did a larger one on a sunny day to capture the dappled light.This one is a detail of the larger one now done in full shade.

2018 100

AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

Yet, there is a reason for the hype: AI could support a radical transformation of online community management and experience: automation of routine tasks, real-time insight, enhanced personalization and the enhanced agency of an individual in digital ecosystems.

2018 51

The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

Between 1946 and 1972 the OPEC nations were in bed with the western corporatists (as they still are today, supporting them politically and militarily), fixing the price of oil at that price to ensure the economy could continue to grow, as required, endlessly.

2018 65

Principles focused evaluation and racial equity

Chris Corrigan

For Jake, peace is an endeavour to be worked on collectively and and in relationship and the difference for him was critical. How about these: Work with stories about justice and relationship from the communities that are most affected by the work.

2018 83

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

The relationship between the two players is both playful and intimate. How Evaluation Supports Systems Change. Some interesting links that caught my eye this week. Why Black Hole Interiors Grow (Almost) Forever.

2018 51

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

Developing Human Capital: Moving from Extraction to Reciprocity in Our Organizational Relationships. It is because we use our cognition to support factual beliefs or value commitments that are central to our identity, particularly in situations where we feel that our identity is threatened.”

2018 51

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. Perhaps indeed everything that exists does so only in relationships, like mathematics or music: there are aspects of quantum physics that would support such a view.

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