cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

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Data, personal learning and learning analytics

Jenny Connected

Personal Learning vs Personalized Learning: What Needs to Happen Oct 24, 2018 Online Learning 2018, Toronto, Ontario, Contact North. AI in Education Symposium – Introduction : Oct 24, 2018 Arti?cial Conversation with Shelly Blake-Plock Oct 24, 2018 Week 1 of E-Learning 3.0

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

Jenny Connected

Our senses are amplified by virtual and augmented reality, our cognitive capacities extended by machine vision and artificial intelligence, and our economic and social agency is represented by our bots and agents. The topic for the final week of the E-Learning 3.0 course is Agency.

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Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

Last week BBC Radio 4 broadcast a series of 15 minute podcasts over five days on the topic of Truth.

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March was my month of exploring virtual reality for learning and development.

Joitske Hulsebosch

We are the proud owners of 10 Virtual Reality (VR) cardboard glasses. When my daughter started working at the supermarket, she got an introduction course via virtual reality. In the end I decided to learn more about virtual reality because I can advise organizations about it.

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How to stimulate creativity in online teams: A 100% online process to design a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

I used the book Creativity in Virtual Teams Key components for Success van Nemiro , though the book is writing for semi-permanent teams and we were just a temporary team my experiences were quite similar. elearning learning design virtual teamsJoehoe!

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Learning to be creative on and off the distributed web

Jenny Connected

stephen@downes.ca, Dec 20, 2018. Crushing It with Creativity- The Virtual Summit EU keynote. Backwaters, Kerala (* see note below). Although the final week of the E-Learning 3.0 course is almost over, I haven’t yet finished thinking about the penultimate week on Experience.

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Creativity and experience on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

Hopefully this will not be confined to experiences through our screens, but will also promote experience of the real live world, as opposed to the virtual world. This has reminded me of Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir , but I don’t think this is quite what Stephen has in mind.

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Thinking of knowledge as a graph

Jenny Connected

server virtualization. This is a response to the E-Learning 3.0 task for course participants created by Matthias Melcher. See [link]. The task requires that we select from one of the topics of this course, and create a map of from the list of keywords for the topic provided by Matthias.

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Blog>> Synaptica’s Vivs Long-Ferguson Interviews Patrick Lambe

Green Chameleon

In June this year, Patrick sat down (virtually) with Vivs Long-Ferguson of our partner Synaptica for an interview. Among the things they spoke about was how Patrick viewed the KM and taxonomy landscape. Here’s the transcript of that interview

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Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

It’s an analogue book that can be drawn/written in—and with an app and a bit of pre-linking, whatever has been put on the page can be uploaded as a.pdf, a.jpg or other file format to the virtual repository of your choice.

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You can use Twitter to get new ideas to do your work in a better way

Joitske Hulsebosch

Several employees mentioned virtual connections to the thoughts of individuals such as former astronaut Buzz Aldrin as catalysts for good ideas. Would you like to show off at work with great ideas?

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Microsoft Whiteboard

Michael Sampson - Currents

Whether meeting in person or virtually, people need the ability to collaborate in real-time. While a white background is a common starting experience in Microsoft’s applications, the specific capabilities of each tool both create and constrain what you can use it for.

When Inclusion Excludes ….

Jenny Connected

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

The Technologies I’ll Miss

How to Save the World

Although still plagued by opportunistic lawsuits, this global protocol enables unprecedented collaboration, productivity virtually anywhere, and free telephony. photo from the good folks at pixabay.

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Non-Duality Dude: A One-Act Play

How to Save the World

Within alphabetic civilization, virtually every human psyche construes itself as just such an individual ‘interior’, a private mind or consciousness unrelated to the other minds that surround it, or to the environing earth. image from Pixabay, CC0. Scene One: Mid-afternoon, summer.

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The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

Virtually all global growth in real terms since 1946 is attributable to increasing use of oil. T he clueless gamblers that speculate on stock and commodity prices have been having a field day recently.

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On the Shoulders of Giants

How to Save the World

Perceived reality (as opposed to real reality) seems vivid to our perceptions, not because it is real, but because it is virtual. 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. .

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Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Facebook in engaged in undermining democracy and articles I was reading in 2018 pointed to their intentional and unintentional aiding and abetting behaviour with respect to the elections and democratic engagement.

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