Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Pedagogies that respond to changes in society. The whole system would need to be changed to allow for this time, as evidenced by the example included of a low tech, high play school in California. .

2019 155

The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

As one blogger has put it, ‘The exact mix between coverage and depth is elusive…’ and these questions continue to be difficult to answer, particularly in the current age when specialisation may be regarded as counter-productive given the changing job market and uncertainty about the future of work.

2019 174

The Meaning of ‘Flow’ in Education

Jenny Connected

The experience is intrinsically rewarding. These characteristics describe the process needed to experience ‘flow’ in Csikszentmihali’s terms. We are always growing and are therefore always in a state of change and self-repair, and always in a state of flow.

2019 193

Two kinds of knowing

Jenny Connected

New experience engages the right hemisphere; familiar, routine experience engages the left hemisphere. Writing under the pen name Joanna Field, Milner wrote a book, ‘A Life of One’s Own’, in which she analyses her own personal experience of the pursuit of happiness.

2019 155

Attending to the invisible ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Mejias’ understanding of the ‘Other’ and feeling invisible comes from his personal experience of being an immigrant. In the Rebel Wisdom interview, he says he thinks we can actually change things, but we each have to take it upon ourselves to be part of the change.

2019 148

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. You merely have to be in proximity to such a thing, for the experience to ripple out and strike you, too.

2019 51

Revisiting Calcutta (now Kolkata) after 65 years

Jenny Connected

Many of India’s city names that I grew up with have been changed). With this I could and did agree, and it was this that made Kolkata such a rich and colourful experience.

2019 139

Open web, newcomers and community tools

Mathemagenic

Tools change, but I know enough about them to figure out what is needed. A lot of people that I connected on FB are not technology geeks and for many FB (and similar platforms) is a place to get not only online networking experience, but aslo learn to “do things online in a group” I see a growing frustration with the instruments that FB provides for that, so I think the readiness is there. Being social Changing workplace

2019 89

My personal year of learning about evaluation

Chris Corrigan

To be honest, working primarily in the non-profit world and working for social good and social change, evaluation alway seemed to me to be the bugaboo that ruined the party. For a number of years I have been studying and learning about evaluation.

2019 75

Glimpses

How to Save the World

“April is the cruellest month” — The first line of TS Eliot’s The Wasteland, originally read “February is the cruelest month”, but Ezra Pound insisted it be changed, not to make it truer, but because it sounded better poetically.

2019 63

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

The central topic was about how technology was changing business – especially the Internet. Dell allowed me to learn and experiment at a global scale, and incorporate community analytics into marketing mix models and enterprise-wide reporting.

2019 46

Capacity building and scaling a participatory approach

Chris Corrigan

Monica asked whether hoping these practices would just go viral in a networked way is enough, and I replied with the following, tracing a couple of long term projects I have been involved in that have supported systems change in child and family services in British Columbia.

2019 68

Parkours and pyjamas

Mathemagenic

After everyone left we still got as far as debriefing our kids about their experiences and lessons learnt in the process. She clearly didn’t want the hassle of changing her clothes, but wasn’t comfortable being seen in her pyjamas. Yesterday was Alexander’s parkour birthday party with his homeschooling friends. He was the one responsible for preparing it and this added a lot of extra tasks to the planning in the days before.

2019 89

Even Simpler and More Hopeless Than That

How to Save the World

image from youtube video by principieuniversi.com .

2019 54

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

New Power: How it’s Changing the 21st Century and Why you need to Know. Climate change is one such area. It’s about entertaining the possibility that you may be wrong and being open to learning from the experience of others. Five links that caught my eye over the holiday.

2019 56

Curious About Radical Non-Duality But Hate Videos?

How to Save the World

T he essential message of radical non-duality, as opposed to more historical types of non-duality, is that there is no ‘you’ — no separate person or thing, no self, no ‘awareness’ or ‘consciousness’ or ‘enlightenment’ or liberation, no self-control or choice or volition or agency or responsibility, no time or space, no life or death, no path or process to get closer to the ‘truth’, no knowledge or experience, no meaning or purpose.

2019 45

New Year’s Eve in Kerala, 2018

Jenny Connected

It struck me that the article has many messages for how I might wish to progress into 2019. ” All these quotes resonate with me on one level or another and seem worth thinking about as 2019 is almost upon us. Wishing anyone who reads this a happy and fulfilling 2019.

2018 139

Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Baronness Susan Greenfield, a professor of Synaptic Pharmacology at Lincoln College, Oxford, and Director of the Royal Institution of Great Britain, has warned that the experience of growing up immersed in hyper-stimulating digital technologies will result in human minds characterized [.] These changes are challenging people to behave in different ways. The very nature of work is changing.