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

Two kinds of knowing

Jenny Connected

McGilchrist is not the only person to observe that there are two kinds of knowing. 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

Listening to and Learning from the ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Basically each and every person who is not me is ‘Other’, which seems obvious, so what is the issue? Even if you do not give your change to a beggar, you find yourself having to justify your choice.’ ( DK Philosophy book).

2019 155

Revisiting Calcutta (now Kolkata) after 65 years

Jenny Connected

Many of India’s city names that I grew up with have been changed). Personal Calcutta India KolkataI was born in Calcutta in 1946 and lived there until I was eight years old, when my father decided that we must leave.

2019 139

Visiting Kolkata with a Wheelchair User

Jenny Connected

We were there three days and in all that time of being out and about for eight hours each day, I didn’t see one other person in a wheelchair. We asked for a room change and finally were given a room with a walk in shower. You can see them here – Kolkata, 2019. Personal Kolkata

2019 130

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

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

Joitske Hulsebosch

Within the do-it-yourself animations for learning purposes you can distinguish between: The whiteboard animations The drawn animations The stop motion videos 1.Whiteboard animations The whiteboard animation consists of a narrative and a person who draws along and thus illustrates the story.

2019 151

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

Open web, newcomers and community tools

Mathemagenic

Tools change, but I know enough about them to figure out what is needed. One of the things that FB does well is an easy way to switch between person-centric profiles that help networking to semi-closed and closed spaces for a community forming and even getting things done (despite all odds :)). Being social Changing workplaceOver last years I made many attempts to return to blogging, but couldn’t quite get the feeling of how it was before. That feeling of belonging.

2019 89

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

Growing ideas and PKMastery workshop

Mathemagenic

So, when I got back on Twitter, just at the right moment to get an invitation for a Personal Knowledge Mastery workshop by Harold Jarche in Eindhoven, I had all the fun of getting an update from the first hands of someone who was helping ideas to grow further integrating insights of different people. Harold also did a lot of work to spread ideas of Personal Knowledge Management in practice, renaming it somewhere on the way into PKMastery.

2019 89

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

The central topic was about how technology was changing business – especially the Internet. Autodesk was the beginning of a personal journey to study the implicit and explicit value of communities (in their various manifestations) to companies.

2019 46

How Can We Prepare For an Unknowable Future?

How to Save the World

It means that personal and family priorities (and possibly property) will have to give way to the priorities and needs of the whole community.

2019 65

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

Even Simpler and More Hopeless Than That

How to Save the World

The sense of a separate person with free will and choice inhabiting a body is an illusion, an evolutionary misstep, a psychosomatic misunderstanding that arises in creatures with large brains. image from youtube video by principieuniversi.com .

2019 54

“But what about naysayers?”

Chris Corrigan

Ask for a few quotes and choose the person that will do the job to your specs. Complex problems (unknowable and ever changing problems and unpredictable but multiple emergent ways of addressing them). Perhaps I need to curate a series of posts called “The Whatabout Chronicles.” ” When I’m teaching participatory leadership or sharing complexity tools, folks who are wedded to traditional linear mind and tool sets often raise objections.

2019 56

Stuck, (un)schooling and social, writing

Mathemagenic

I was trying to write some end-of-the-year posts, but everything that I’d like to summarise changes very fast. personal-parenting-professional in respect of making educational choices when the existing system doesn’t offer what is needed. So instead something quick – a few things that make me busy thinking now. There is a lot of discussions about schools in our house recently.

2019 89

From the feed

Chris Corrigan

New Power: How it’s Changing the 21st Century and Why you need to Know. Every judgment in science stands on the edge of error and is personal. Climate change is one such area. 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

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Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Microsoft’s Vision for 2019 The Boss fuels lawsuit against Ticket Master Profiling the powers that be on the un-facebook Aerosmith makes more money on Guitar Hero game than any individual album. In our practice we are seeing the current economy accelerate profound changes in the fundamental structure and operating principles of organizations. The very nature of work is changing.