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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

Through the years the most amazing things have happened in , students have created addiction support networks, become 15 minute famous political reporters, talked about eating disorders, abuse, video games, race, hate, anger, love.

Greg McVerry

@jgmac1106 Most importantly feel free to leave comments for in . If you ask to keep a comment private they will.

Especially for those blogging about surviving life as a modern college student. Words of encouragement from other survivors.

Greg McVerry

Watching students demo websites this week @scsu showed power of providing people space to carve out online. Students in using websites to tell tales of triumphs, to track growth, share personal stories and resources for support. so proud.

Greg McVerry

Here is a reboot of my class I did with my students. Halfway through class put them in charge of redesign. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2zg76ywZlY&t=126s

Greg McVerry

I don't think personalized learning means what you think it means: https://en.brinkwire.com/news/brooklyn-students-hold-walkout-in-protest-of-facebook-designed-online-... this is't personalized..it's depersonalized, dehumanizing the way @summitlearning is described. Why would you hand your school of to facebbook in fact

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Humanity at a Crossroads by Charles Handy – Global Peter Drucker Forum BLOG

We need art as much as engineering and we need to engineer for art while recognizing the art of engineering.

Greg McVerry

Hey I am collected "I learned" and "first" post from the community. If you have any I learned to do do somethign new reflections or my "first gif" post can you send them my way?

Greg McVerry

Why I use Gee's Affinity Spaces (CoP would have probably been a big enough ontological net). classes, (I will throw in here) are still rooted in a physical space. Maybe ideas condense better in clouds when ground gets heated by activity

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Affinity space - Wikipedia

Need to add to after referring to article for  and comparative case study. A tiny bit of clean up. Maybe an maker challenge.

Greg McVerry

Yes: Me and my students who show up for design studio will be joining today. Just added my blog to the feed and imported the OPML file into my reader. Currently using Aperture and Indigenous