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My Blogging 201 Goals!

Today is the beginning of Blogging 201.  I thoroughly enjoyed my Blogging 101 course, so have been eagerly awaiting the beginning of this one.

Our first assignment is to create concrete goals for our blogs.  244 more words


Are We Taught To Be Non-Creative?

George Land knows about creativity.  He has studied it for almost 50 years.  What did he learn?

In his book, “Breaking Point and Beyond,” he states, “What we have  concluded is that non-creative behavior is learned”  Say what?  489 more words

Don Shaughnessy

What is learning?

From E-Learning V

Fig.1. Learning that is connected, socialised and shared

Does learning happen within the head of an individual, or is it mediated, situated and distributed? 119 more words


Leaving To Learn

I have recently finished the book, Leaving to Learn by Elliot Washor and Charles Nojkowski.  Its premise is that students that are potentially at-risk for dropping out of school would be better served  381 more words


Problem based learning

Fig. 1. Lettuce Soup

A glut of lettuce is made into lettuce soup.

So simple. So refreshing cold. I google ‘lettuce soup’ then pick from the BBC recipes. 331 more words


Live and Learn

We can all be sure that the future will unfold differently than we expect and hope.  Sometimes not as well as we want, sometimes surprisingly better… 514 more words

Don Shaughnessy

Intellectual Virtues

I was listening to a podcast this morning and wanted to share their message. The H2H (Hearth to Heart) podcast has short podcasts (under 15 minutes) for those who are leading in education and want to make a real difference. 239 more words