Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Pedagogies that provide ways of addressing challenges. Pedagogies that provide ways of addressing challenges. Ferguson, R., Coughlan, T., Egelandsdal, K., Gaved, M., Herodotou, C., Hillaire, G.,

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Links of the Quarter: June 2019

How to Save the World

The Art of Colourizing Old Photos: See how the experts do it , step-by-step instructions to DIY , and how colourizing can fool you. image of the Maldives by David Mark from Pixabay , CC0; the islands will likely be completely submerged due to sea level rise from glacial melt by mid-century.

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Links of the Month: January 2019 — Collapse Watch Edition

How to Save the World

He also compellingly updates ‘progress’ towards the five stages of collapse for 2019, from his 2013 book of the same name. image from Gail Tverberg’s article, described below.

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“But what about naysayers?”

Chris Corrigan

Complicated problems (knowable problems and predictable solutions, but only with expert help and analysis). There maybe different ways to do and experts may not agree, but they can give you a plan and show you in advance how their solution is a good one. To hire an expert, give them constraints to work with (money, time, and materials) and ask for a proposal. In complex problems like addressing social, cultural and economic systemic problems, no one has the right answer.

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“But what if our people dominate?”

Chris Corrigan

They are addressed by diving in together and looking for ways to tackle problems in new ways. Inviting a group into these practices helps them focus on each other as as potential experts. There is an undercurrent to the base worry that clients share with me, and it’s worth addressing with them. I’m sure lots of experienced facilitators out there have other wisdom to add about how to address this concern.

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