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Greg McVerry

https://vanderven.se/martijn/ I know you were working on radials for your page here is a cool svg generator from https://visualthinkery.com https://remixer.visualthinkery.com/a/binary#

Greg McVerry

I need to play Battleship with my son but here is an example of a webmention badge form the wiki back to my blog:
https://indieweb.org/toolbuilder-badge-jgmac1106 and then displayed: https://archive.jgregorymcverry.com/badges/
think there is mad potential for community and wikis with webmention badges

Greg McVerry

The state of learning tools, well there isn't a state, there is a kick ass team and all t by e teachers behind Moodle and a bunch of bloggers.

has already built most of the tools the second group needs and the first is more than welcome to use.

Greg McVerry

Dashboard creation on the microformats side pretty well developed and unlike other learning vocabularies thousands of people use the metadata every day to consume and create texts.

It is for this reason we are building the future of learning on the

Greg McVerry

I like for teaching because microformats makes sense for learning. Teachers know how to write paragraphs and look for evidence in text structure.

Thus if evidence exists at text level then metadata should to. Plain as Chekov's gun or Occam's razor?

You decide.

Greg McVerry

Last unselfish plug (though its more a mission I am on with the hopes I can still pay mortgage) for if you want to rethink and bring the to your school we can do this on free tools or better yet from $0-45 a user. Stay in touch.

Greg McVerry

A6 next step in is ask yourself can I finish the sentence, "My url is..." This isn't some "back in my day dream of html" we have historic proof HTML/CSS oboard more people into than any other tool for reading and writing in history

Greg McVerry

Basically we do not need to wait for permission for , begin today. Want to research? Contact me about grad programs @scsu (scholarships wazoo !!). Want to or in your school? Come to our @IndieWebCamp Austin, or Online New Haven,

Greg McVerry

Her is another grant I applied for (it wasn't funded) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_VQSHkKKIj-m8OAsZP7ASGN3jlNXgjXWLQoJQjI4-Ks/edit?usp=sharing but @cogdog and I can bring program to any school for $30 a user plus 3-5k in PD support

Greg McVerry

I know many of you have students or you yourself use @blogger, I hacked on the classic templates and added all the tools necessary for an classroom https://drmacsspot.blogspot.com