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

On Plate 7 in his book, The Master and His Emissary, he writes: Here light, colour and texture of the stone surfaces all emphasise the depth of perspective in both time and space, drawing us into felt relationship with the world.

2019 172

Two kinds of knowing

Jenny Connected

He tells us that both the right and left hemispheres of the brain are involved in almost everything we do, but they are each involved differently. This means that they are both involved in ‘knowing’ but have different perspectives on knowing.

2019 153

Listening to and Learning from the ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

We live in relationship with all things and all people. This is why reason arises out of the face-to-face relationships we have with other people. And why do we tend to focus on ‘Others’ who are extremely different to us, when our immediate neighbour is also ‘Other’?

2019 153

Attending to the invisible ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Iain McGilchrist also writes about the spaces between, but in a different context. It’s in the whole betweenness of the two poles and what that brings about at a wholly different level. Kochi Biennale 2019.

2019 146

Engaged Customer definitions: Super Users, Influencers, Advocates

Community Guy

Each one of these terms define a very different type of Engaged Customer, so it’s important not to use them interchangeably. Formal relationships with a company are problematic for the Super Users, and therefore all recognition happens after the fact. But Advocates (and advocate marketing programs) tend to focus more on an “if > then” relationship. These programs are not a quid pro quo relationship, per se. Definitions are important. Language matters. .

2019 142

Teams, communities and networks: a case of our homeschooling group


The challenge that we are facing now is about creating a network of families with enough autonomy to go on with their individual educational trajectories and social life, while at the same time with enough overlap to do projects in different constillation of members on a regular basis.

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Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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. These changes are challenging people to behave in different ways. This requires leaders to approach the goal setting and performance management processes in a very different way. Great introduction to how people must work differently and Next Generation Enterprises.