N.B.: This post can also be found on the #dtk12chat community page….
I’ve been talking with more people about design thinking (DT) lately, and the question about how to do DT within classes consistently resurfaces. It’s a great question, and, to be honest, I myself have been thinking for quite some time now about how to incorporate DT into our Latin program. Continue reading
Some things I’ve added to Pinboard recently.
I have to start somewhere with the actual prepositions in the Rhizo14 auto-ethnography, so I will cherry pick a sentence from the accounts written by Maha Bali and Sarah Honeychurch.
A few months ago, I became aware of some online textual analysis tools from Voyant Tools, but this is the first chance I’ve had to use them.… Continue reading
This is a graphic I’ve used many times to illustrate how people from any part of the Chicago region can be encouraging friends, co-workers, family, etc. to support tutor/mentor programs in high poverty neighborhoods with time, talent and/or dollars.
This is a graphic showing the home page of the Boston Indicators Project which I wrote about in an article on the Mapping for Justice… blog. Continue reading
This looks at first blush like a MOOC about how to make a MOOC, without ever mentioning MOOC. The line-up is stellar and the format looks very well thought out. Sign me up! As a member of CCK08, the first Connectivist MOOC in 2008, followed by many others, I am looking forward to this new course as a redefinition of shared courses online.…
Padlet (formerly Wallwisher) is hardly a new tool, but it is easy to use and very versatile, so it is definitely worth checking out or revisiting. Basically it is a blank wall online, and people add sticky note posts to the wall which will expand as needed.…
Last week I started the MA in Distance and On-Line Education at the Open University.
During the gap from studying my last course to this, as well as having dyslexia, I have also been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Since the diagnosis I have been taking anti-psychotic drugs which are having an adverse effect on my short term memory.…
Post de 03/10/2012
A globalização trouxe com ela ,além da velocidade dos avanços tecnológicos e da informação ,muitos desafios para as organizações que buscam incessantemente por caminhos para aumentar sua competitividade .
Diante deste cenário ,chegaram ao Brasil nos anos 90 as universidades corporativas,centros de treinamentos onde são disponibilizados conhecimentos de acordo com a necessidade das empresas para a qualificação de profissionais e assim alcançarem um grande diferencial competitivo.…
Post de 27/11/2012
Ontem tive a oportunidade de participar de um google hangout sobre as possibilidades do twitter na educação ,a conferência foi organizada por Paulo Simões,mestre em Pedagogia do eLearning , que também é ,junto com o Professor João Mattar ,curador do primeiro MOOC (Curso aberto online para massas)em língua portuguesa ,que estuda a EAD e está fazendo muito sucesso ,os temas abordados são de grande relevância e as discussões sempre interessantíssimas .…