Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

2019). Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. My personal view is that teachers need less administrative tasks, i.e. we need to do away with the excessive focus on administrative tasks rather than replace them with robots. Ferguson, R., Coughlan, T.,

2019 155

What did Socrates ever do for us?

Jenny Connected

He was the first to teach the priority of personal integrity in terms of a person’s duty to himself, and not to the gods, or the law, or any other authorities. ‘What did the Greeks ever do for us?’

2019 139

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? And Young (1995) writes: I am always and always have been in relation to the Other – meaning the other person.

2019 155

Revisiting Calcutta (now Kolkata) after 65 years

Jenny Connected

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. India was no longer a comfortable place for the British – at least, in hindsight, I think that was what he thought.

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. Leaving a vulnerable person alone on a pavement in a crowded city is not ideal, so I never lingered. You can see them here – Kolkata, 2019.

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. Kochi Biennale 2019. Attention is how we relate to the world and what we attend to determines what we see.

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

Links of the Month: January 2019 — Collapse Watch Edition

How to Save the World

He also compellingly updates ‘progress’ towards the five stages of collapse for 2019, from his 2013 book of the same name. Wouldn’t watching all of that make any sane person burn with rage, pound with anxiety, shudder with dread, go cold with panic?

2019 51

Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Discussion of complex idea has devolved into the equivalent of drive-by shootings, often deeply personal. Recording studios, radio stations, television and film productions, newspaper and magazines and book publishing all used to be inaccessible for the common person or the beginner artist.

2019 93

Open web, newcomers and community tools

Mathemagenic

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 :)). Over 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. To the idea space.

2019 89

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

Capacity building and scaling a participatory approach

Chris Corrigan

The basis of that program is a leadership approach that is very similar and deeply informed by what we in the Art of Hosting community know as the four-fold practice: that great leadership is personal, practice-based, participatory and perceptive. And no one person or team can do it alone.

2019 69

Stuck, (un)schooling and social, writing

Mathemagenic

personal-parenting-professional in respect of making educational choices when the existing system doesn’t offer what is needed. 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

Every judgment in science stands on the edge of error and is personal. Five links that caught my eye over the holiday. New Power: How it’s Changing the 21st Century and Why you need to Know.

2019 57

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 69

Writing Grey Words

How to Save the World

For a start, these things are merely pointers; what is actually real cannot be known or understood by the separate person. Qualities, assessments, aspirations and aversions of perceived separate persons (eg enlightened, stupid, liberation, equanimity, war etc).

2019 58

Blogging Without Facebook

How to Save the World

It’s my auxiliary memory, my means to think out loud and figure things out when there’s no one I can talk to in person about things. Cartoon from the New Yorker by Lee Lorenz.

2019 51

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 49

Reasons why I am happy to be in Kerala at the end of December

Jenny Connected

Because 2019 feels more promising from here. Personal Baymaas homestay Holiday KeralaThis morning I found Anthony Wilson’s blog post in my inbox – Reasons why I am happy to be in the city at the end of December.

2018 151

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

Microsoft Surface Hub 2

Michael Sampson - Currents

– the Hub 2 will be tested with selected commercial customers this year, and will be available for purchase in 2019. The first two times we see the Hub 2 in the video, they are within the context of one person’s office. It will be interesting to see pricing come 2019.

2018 116

A decade of living and learning, hosting and harvesting

Chris Corrigan

Since then, I have facilitated literally hundreds of gatherings from two person retreats to international conferences using a variety of participatory methodologies. And who can know what I’ll be writing about on August 31, 2019, in my 51st year, as I catch myself surprised at all that has happened.

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