Skip to main content

Home/ Classroom 2.0/ Group items tagged human

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Nigel Coutts

A pedagogy for Cultural Understanding & Human Empathy - The Learner's Way - 6 views

  •  
    How we see ourselves, how we describe ourselves reveals a great deal about how we see 'others'. In May of this year, speaking to the audience of the International Conference on Thinking, Bruno Della Chiesa invited us to consider how we might approach the question of "who we are?". In responding to such a question, what list of affiliations do we invoke to define ourselves?
Tero Toivanen

Education Futures - Going global and purposive - 0 views

  • Five years ago, an amazing teacher or professor with the ability to truly catalyze the lives of his or her students could realistically hope to impact maybe 100 people each year. Today that same teacher can have their words spread on video to millions of eager students.
  • So, there we go. The question isn’t access to technologies, but how we make the most of the technologies and knowledge resources available. Rather than blindly advocating for technological adoption, is it now time to focus on the purposive use of technologies for human capital development?
Tero Toivanen

Education Futures - Arthur Harkins on Leapfrogging - 0 views

  • Leapfroggingmeans to jump over obstacles to achieve goals.
  • This process marks an extension of Vygotsky’s and Dewey’s work, while ever looking toward the future.
  • One example of Leapfrogging is Finland’s jump to wireless phones, saving that country the cost of deploying an expensive copper wire system.
  • ...4 more annotations...
  • Kent, Washington public schools
  • now permit students to use wireless Web devices to help them access information to better pass tests.
  • Leapfrogging has become a major strategy of developing countries wishing to avoid catch-up efforts that otherwise portend a high likelihood of continued followership.
  • teaching, research, innovation, and service.
  •  
    John Moravec: Earlier this month, I interviewed Arthur Harkins on our approach to innovating in human capital development (Leapfrog!).
Ebey Soman

YouTube - Social Strife is cause of Violence in Orissa? - 0 views

  •  
    Are the reasons for Violence in Orissa rooted in the fact that Christian communities are supporting its believers financially and economically (with jobs, ed...
Bill Graziadei, Ph.D. (aka Dr. G)

How I Use Twitter at Volume | chrisbrogan.com - 0 views

  •  
    A recurring question I get from Twitter users shortly after I follow them back is, How can you follow xx,000 people? (the number on November 11th is 16,928,
1 - 5 of 5
Showing 20 items per page