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Jeff Brazil Profile Picture
By Jeff Brazil January 11, 2013 - 7:35am Comments
Does the information age free us to pursue learning centered on individuals and not institutions? Does each of us have a part to play in the possibility of education?
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By Antero Garcia January 7, 2013 - 9:05am Comments
Lately, I’ve been pleased with the ways digital tools are allowing me to engage and collaborate with the media producers that most challenge my thinking.
'Imagine A World Where...
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By Jeff Brazil January 3, 2013 - 5:45pm Comments
You could make the argument that of all the ills perpetuated by the industrial age approach to education the worst is conformity. Originality had no place in a factory production line. Or so it was thought.
Creativity, A Literacy  Blog Image
Lyndsay Grant Profile Picture
By Lyndsay Grant December 31, 2012 - 3:10pm Comments
Digital media allow us to produce, collect, organise and interpret more data about our lives than ever before.
Datafication: How the Lens of Data Changes How We See Ourselves Blog Image
Whitney Burke Profile Picture
By Whitney Burke December 27, 2012 - 10:55am Comments
As digital technologies become daily staples in both our personal and professional lives, there's been much discussion among educators and community leaders as to whether these devices and innovations could in some way be accountable for shif
Howard Gardner: Digital Technology and A Well-Rounded Education Blog Image
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By John Jones December 24, 2012 - 9:00am Comments
Web 2.0 is a common buzzword used to describe social media. The term gained traction in the mid-2000s to describe a change in the way people interacted with media online.
What Students Can Learn From Occupy Wall Street Blog Image
Jeff Brazil Profile Picture
By Jeff Brazil December 20, 2012 - 5:55pm Comments
This short film explores a fundamental ingredient of learning and human potential: mentoring.
Mentoring: The Gift of Validation Blog Image
Howard Rheingold  Profile Picture
By Howard Rheingold December 17, 2012 - 9:00am Comments
If you seek examples of civic engagement by young people, look no further than the Community Innovation Lab, a mashup of Harvard students and faculty, the city of Boston, and established neighborho
Community Innovation Lab
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By Jeff Brazil December 14, 2012 - 7:45am Comments
We commissioned filmmaker Nic Askew to make a series of short films that explores the underlying thinking of our six principles of conn
Making + Playing + Understanding = Learning Blog Image
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By monika hardy December 10, 2012 - 9:30am Comments
Public education could be the most accelerating venue for social change.
To Hasten Equity ... Scale the Individual Blog Image
Barry Joseph Profile Picture
By Barry Joseph December 6, 2012 - 10:30am Comments
For two years I have worked with my team at Global Kids to highlight some of the best online resources that inspire digital media and learning projects. It has been some time, however, since I made a new post.
On Digital Badging, Edge Work, 12 Lessons After 12 Years Blog Image
Lyndsay Grant Profile Picture
By Lyndsay Grant December 3, 2012 - 6:30am Comments
Digital maps allow us to map our journeys across times and places, linking virtual information to physical locations.
Mapping Our Learning Worlds Blog Image
Ethan Zuckerman Profile Picture
By Ethan Zuckerman November 29, 2012 - 1:35pm Comments
A great deal of our conversation lately has focused on getting governments to open up their data and to share what they know with the general public.
What Ancient Greek Rhetoric Might Teach Us About New Civics Blog Image
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By Howard Rheingold November 26, 2012 - 7:40am Comments
It’s ironic that assessment in schools is most often “something adults do to students,”
Assessment: Turning a Blunt Instrument Into a Powerful Learning Tool Blog Image
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By Ben Williamson November 19, 2012 - 7:40am Comments
The language of learning today is full of references to “softness” and “openness.” Software, soft skills, soft performance, and the softening up of school knowledge go hand-in-hand with open source, open access and open educational resources
Learning and the Emerging Science of Behavior Change

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