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Learning the Internet of Things

You can now earn a degree in the Internet of Things (IoT).

The Waterford Institute of Technology (Ireland) offers a 4-year honors bachelors degree program in the IoT through its computing, maths (yes, the… 207 more words


Book Nuggets: Teaching Crowds, Part V

Having reviewed the benefits of social software for education, this week we look at theoretical foundations for learning via social software.

Connectivism is a framework that helps explain how social software can facilitate deeper learning. 348 more words

Book Nuggets

Imagining another future: Teacher Cooperatives

Let us for a moment imagine a future where schools are run by teachers’ cooperatives. That is, instead of an administrative and financial superstructure of wealthy philanthropists or businesspersons or trusts, political muscle, non-academic leadership and all the trappings of modern world schools, teachers would cooperate to teach, learn and administer the school. 485 more words


A Social Learning Network - Part 1

In my work, I’ve been tasked with creating a social learning network. In this blog and those follow, I’ll gather my thoughts and draw on a number of resources to try to make sense of its design and implementation. 1,988 more words

Instructional Design

Connectivism- Learning Connections of a Human Resources DivaNerd

As a Human Resource professional continued education is a part of career success as well as being able to perform well. According to the National Center for Education Statistics… 726 more words


Trailer of "The Connected Universe" Film

Very impressive and inspiring film trailer: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-connected-universe-film#/


Do you know how you are connected to all 7, 273,405, 490 people in the world?     Do you understand the connection that you share with all living things and also which patterns, that are found all across the Universe, are also found in you? 191 more words