Tinkering with the system won’t help reinvent the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

For those who are not familiar with the book, here is a Table * (click on it to enlarge) which briefly summarises some of the differences in the ways in which, according to McGilchrist, the left hemisphere and the right hemisphere view the world.

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The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World , he examines the ways in which the two hemispheres of the brain attend to the world, both attending to everything, but each attending differently. Sea port with the Embarkation of the Queen of Sheba, by Claude Lorrain (1648).

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Attending to the invisible ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

I’m not sure how this can be achieved, other than to be aware that there is probably an alternative perspective and there may be things I am missing. Iain McGilchrist also writes about the spaces between, but in a different context. Kochi Biennale 2019.

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Tool of the month: do-it-yourself animation videos

Joitske Hulsebosch

Drawings There are many tools that already contain drawings that you can select and where you can add texts, often with different characters. An alternative is to work with drawings. Anyone can now create an animation video using handy do-it-yourself tools.

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Glimpses

How to Save the World

Every prison-of-the- self is its own unique, inescapable and incomparable hell, much of the time, and knowing it’s a dream makes not one iota of difference.

2019 63

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

New Power operates differently, like a current. One illustration is in the ideal of the scientific method, where a scientist actively works against her own hypothesis, attempting to rule out any other alternative explanations for a phenomenon before settling on a conclusion.

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