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Thinkerings Episode 1: Knowledge as Connection

I’ve been wanting to produce a little animated vlog series called “Thinkerings” – where I discuss my “what ifs” in eduction, new literacies and media, art, and technology. 1,118 more words

Learning in 20: What's Changed (and Hasn't) About Learning in the Past Two Decades

When my friend Ed Monk (@edmundmonk) of the Learning and Performance Institute (@YourLPI ) in the UK challenged me to a video contest they were having in honour of their 20th anniversary, I thought (as I am likely to do) – why not? 741 more words

What Do Digital Kids Need to Learn in PreK-Grade 6? A Checklist

In his book Net Smart, Howard Rheingold writes that for any of us to become knowledgeable connected world users and citizens, each of us needs to develop and continually strengthen five areas of digital literacy. 1,221 more words

Parents And Technology

Rheingold: Why You Need Digital Know-How - Why We All Need It

Digital literacies have become a topic of interest since technology has been around. Howard Rheingold‘s article, “Why You Need Digital Know-How – Why We All Need It” discusses his point of view of digital literacies from history until now. 352 more words

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At Congress/ACCUTE: Poetics/Politics of Post-Postmodernism

So I meant to write this post yesterday, but yesterday was my birthday and I decided to relax and not do much of anything. So my intended posts for this week will just be pushed back a day. 1,289 more words

10 Digital Wellness Thoughts to Consider

These days everyone talks about personal wellness — those steps that people need to take to remain physically and mentally healthy and strong. But what about digital wellness?  948 more words

Parents And Technology

Part 2: Who's in your PLN?

So, who are the people that shape, influence and share your interests? Who are the movers and shakers of your thinking?

Your PLN may be shaped by the tools you use within your PLE. 324 more words