Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Stephen Downes recently posted a link to this report on Innovating Pedagogy on OLDaily, together with this comment. I think it’s a sign of times that this is considered as an innovative pedagogy.

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Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

Thus, public libraries are getting new, societal roles as city labs and social innovation catalysts. In the project, I used my experience with knowledge sharing for social innovation to help conceptualize the KnowledgeCloud methodology, network, and platform.

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

Jenny Connected

I am recently retired, so a bit out of the loop, but from my perspective not a lot has changed between 2006 and 2019, in the sense that education has not been ‘reinvented’ – notably there hasn’t been, at government and policy-making level, a change in philosophy.

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Attending to the invisible ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Kochi Biennale 2019. Attention is how we relate to the world and what we attend to determines what we see. At this stage in my life I am interested in how I can ensure that what I choose to attend to doesn’t blinker me to the possible implications of attending too closely to a given idea.

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My personal year of learning about evaluation

Chris Corrigan

While were out there trying to create new things, innovate and respond to novel challenges, build relationships and community, and experiment and fail, evaluation loomed over us like a dark spectre, scolding us for being flakey or demanding that we be more grown up and more responsible.

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The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

When the Executive mindset shifts to “value producing”, the aperture of community strategy widens to a rich set of possibilities: community advocacy programs, open innovation, peer to peer mentoring, complex content sharing, co-design of products and much more.

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From the feed

Chris Corrigan

Design thinking has allowed us to celebrate conventional solutions as breakthrough innovations and to continue with business as usual. Five links that caught my eye over the holiday. New Power: How it’s Changing the 21st Century and Why you need to Know.

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