Sat.Oct 27, 2018 - Fri.Nov 02, 2018

12 Rules for Life

Jenny Connected

Earlier this week I travelled to Manchester to hear Jordan Peterson speak at the O2 Apollo Theatre about his book ‘12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos’ This was one event in a punishing schedule of 80 cities – [link].

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Painting of Waterlily at Giverney Number 2

Portals and KM

Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of one more of the descendants of Monet's waterlilies at Giverny.  This is the fourth work I have finished since we returned from France but I have others in the works. It is the second of the waterlilies at Giverny.

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My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch

I walked with three colleagues in Milan. We had one day in Milan before the Hofstede Insights conference in which I had to discuss a number of myths about blended learning. If you only have one day in Milan, you obviously want to see the cathedral.

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Fluid structures: a climbing frame


Russian households have a long history of indoor climbing frames, created as a space for a physical development and play. Our house in the Netherlands was no different and for many years we had a small scale climbing structure ( Early start ) in the middle of our living room, used extensively for physical activities, lounging and playing. Its best feature was openness : the frame could be turned onto any side, afforded multiple uses and could be extended endlessly with add-ons and accessories.

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E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

The second topic in Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0 MOOC, bears the title ‘Cloud’ Stephen has provided a good synopsis of the week’s content on the course site, where he starts by saying: The joke is that “the cloud” is just shorthand for “someone else’s computer.”

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Updating “Facilitips”

Full Circle Associates

I received a request to grant usage rights to a VERY old piece I wrote years ago – a general set of heuristics for online facilitation called “Facilitips,” first published in 1999. Way back in the old days! It was basically my distillation of everything I learned from people like Howard Rheingold, Sue Boettcher, and … Continue reading Updating “Facilitips” Source. facilitation online facilitation online interaction

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E-Learning 3.0 Task 1 completed!

Jenny Connected

In the E-learning 3.0 MOOC being run by Stephen Downes, we have been given two tasks to choose from for this week.

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