Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Ferguson, R., Coughlan, T., Egelandsdal, K., Gaved, M., Herodotou, C., Hillaire, G., Jones, D., Jowers, I., Kukulska-Hulme, A., McAndrew, P., Misiejuk, K., Ness, I. Rienties, B., Scanlon, E., Sharples, M.,

2019 155

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

Jenny Connected

We are now locked into a factory-like efficiency model of education, dominated by testing and normative, competitive assessment.

2019 208

The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

In Times Higher Education (March 7, 2019) Anna McKie asks: In a rapidly changing world, is a broader approach to the university curriculum needed to develop the critical thinking and creativity increasingly sought after by employers.

2019 174

A New Model for Transition?

How to Save the World

Kate is the author of The Doughnut Economy , an astonishingly simple economic model that captures our current predicament, and the inadequacy of the current economy, perfectly. Another feature of this model is that it clarifies the role that human overpopulation plays.

2019 77

Links of the Quarter: March 2019

How to Save the World

I posted a special ‘links of the month’ in January to showcase some important new writing about civilization’s collapse, so this quarter’s links are a bit lighter in both volume and tone than usual. Hope you enjoy them. PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION’S END.

2019 46

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

Mathemagenic

I’ve seen that Harold Jarche went on building some stuff inspired by the model above, but have to dig it out.

2019 116

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

Dell allowed me to learn and experiment at a global scale, and incorporate community analytics into marketing mix models and enterprise-wide reporting. A version of this post appeared on LinkedIn in February of 2019. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

2019 46

The politics of translation and the role of staff in Sudbury schools

Mathemagenic

The Sudbury Model of Education | Hudson Valley Sudbury School. In the last few months, I’ve got involved into translating some of the materials of Sudburyschool Hardewijk from Dutch into Russian. This is a strange experience: I’m into the topics of self-directed education for quite a while but didn’t dive in-depth into the specifics of Sudbury schools until recently.

2019 89

Even Simpler and More Hopeless Than That

How to Save the World

It is utterly useless, and, for those looking for something useful or better than established models old and new, totally hopeless. Like Copernicus’ heliocentric model a mere half-millennium ago, it is just too outrageous. image from youtube video by principieuniversi.com .

2019 54

Helping kids learning to move around confidently

Mathemagenic

By now all three kids (12, 8 and 6) have them and we start from most simple models on prepaid accounts untill there is a clear case for a smartphone. Being able to move around without an adult is part of growing up. As the kids grow, their space also grows, from house and garden, to familiar spaces and parks, and then to the town, the country and the world.

2019 89

Stuck, (un)schooling and social, writing

Mathemagenic

That stirs a lot of thinking and I probably should write more about all of it: about democratic schools and unschooling from a social perspective (useful: Sudburry vs other educational models ). I was trying to write some end-of-the-year posts, but everything that I’d like to summarise changes very fast. 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 is reflected in both models (crowd-sourced, open access, very different from the ‘consume and comply’ Old Power variety or the ‘participation farms’ of Uber and Facebook) and values (informal, collaborative, transparent, do it yourself, participatory but with short-term affiliations).

2019 56

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. Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Williams , and the Wikinomics Team. Home Book Wiki Upcoming Events Resources RSS Feed (XML) Comments RSS Contact Have a great wikinomics idea to share with us? Want to be a guest blogger? Questions? Concerns?