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My quick thoughts, back stage, and rants as I try to Teach kids about the Web while learning how to help others build a better Web.

Greg McVerry

@realdlnorman yeah gonna try to get better with photos. I don't Instagram but for those who do there is ownyourgram.

My first post is now a 404. I think it was a meme of @kevinmarks as kid on bike from Better off Dead saying, "I want my "

Greg McVerry

Interested in comparing knowledge graphs or at least tracking easily measurable knowledge pathways in & , use of Loqi , a bot, combined and connected to wiki enabled community driven chat room is pretty unique in field computer human interactions

Greg McVerry

@jackjamieson came to conclusion last and had same goal: getting people on their own sites.

using their generations model focused on the most technicalky skilled learnerstop down, focused on gen4 and wanted to go bottom up

Greg McVerry

Feel like watching the talk between @downes and @benwerd is a "Brid.gy Too Far" in The Caine-Hackman Theory in our and comparative case study.

Greg McVerry

Wow, was a bit behind on as my blogging in the cloud paper on and (still not done...grrrrr) ate up so much time, excited to see @benwerd leading this weeks talk......though I am kinda blockchain...shmockchain......

Greg McVerry

I have been spending the last few months studying open learning spaces like and the best spaces make no distinction between the online and off.

Greg McVerry

While it is all public data I am not going to cite any of the artifacts ion and when discussion barriers of access and leadership in the affinity spaces. I will make evidence available to reviewers or anyone who asks. Published it privately

Greg McVerry

Dewey Quote on Art and Communciation: Dewey's Blog would have some really cool desgin #el30

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For it is by activities that are shared by language and other means of intercourse that qualities and values become common to the experience of a group of mankind. Now art is the most effective mode of communication that exists

A common element of and is focusing on the "Art of Oneself

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Another Dewey Quote

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From the standpoint of the individual, it consists in having a responsible share according to capacity in forming and directing the activities of the group to which one belongs and in participating according to need in the values which the groups sustain.

this is part of the reasons networked communities like and work

Greg McVerry

Both and start with a place of "I " first yet these self-motivated goals often fit the larger shared endeavor. Yet I have always wondered if this "I" first approach draws on Western traditions and Kantian humanism that other worldviews may not fit.