Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. At the same time, playful learning doesn’t fit well in many current education systems. Ferguson, R., Coughlan, T., Egelandsdal, K., Gaved, M., Herodotou, C., Hillaire, G., Jones, D., Jowers, I.,

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The Value and Limits of Intuition

Jenny Connected

At the core of James’ theory of psychology, as defined in The Principles of Psychology (1890), was a system of “instincts” James wrote that humans had many instincts, even more than other animals. Pattern recognition is an important element in becoming an expert.

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The Wisdom in the No: A New Approach to Conflict

Partnering Resources

Says Rick Maurer , expert on organizational change and resistance, there aren’t “resistors out there just waiting to ruin our otherwise perfect intervention. Image: Nadine Shaabana, Unsplash. After thirty minutes of discussion, it looks like we finally have an answer.

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Collaboration is the Hallmark of Community

How to Save the World

The etymology of director and conductor is substantially about ‘keeping straight’, not about giving expert instruction. As our educational systems have endlessly proven, instruction is not the way to impart knowledge or learning or to get anything accomplished effectively.

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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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