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Getting Learner Choice into Learning Programs, Part 1

This post is the first of a series on how and why an instructional program could emphasize and benefit from learner self-direction, or the practice of planning instruction to include opportunities for learners to discover, collate, or create content as an integral part of that instructional event. 362 more words

Product Development

Slasher with a Pen

no place to start.
just the nagging voice in the back of self made idols telling me
to write, to write, to write

and now, look, you’re stuck… 15 more words


Education Beyond Capitalism

On Friday, January 9, US president Barack Obama traveled to Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee. Here, Obama announced plans to make an associate degree as obtainable as a high school diploma. 577 more words

Gleanings: Writers' Strengths, Self-direction, and Commitment

Self-direction, stubbornness, nonconformity, rebelliousness, and a love of freedom are writers’ strengths. Use them honorably. ~ Eric Maisel, The Writer’s Life

As I typed the above quote, I saw each word individually and more meaningfully than when I first read them. 198 more words

Writing Life


face & own your wishywashy vagueness

be transparent towards yourself first

consider everything you say & everything you do:
what’s the purpose behind it?
what’s the target, the projected outcome? 41 more words

50 Empowering Quotes That that Will Shift Your Perspective

Your relationship with yourself is the most important relationship you will ever have. Whether you perceive yourself positively or negatively, empowered or helpless, your mindset directly effects the way you proceed through life. 1,021 more words


WAD #17 : Autonomy

from αὐτο- auto- “self” and νόμος nomos, “law” = when combined understood to mean “one who gives oneself one’s own law” >>  is a concept found in moral, political, and bioethical philosophy.

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