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November 10, 2011


Preview: GLOBAL COMMUNICATION is today's topic for discussion with RetSam Zhang and Silvia Purpuri.We are fortunate to have Sam joining us from China, and Silvia, from Italy.  They are well experienced teachers and model the type of mentoring and learning they wish for their students.  They are always making new connections, learning and sharing.  They make learning fun.Link for today's .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 10, 2011.

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Post Title: The Sound of Silence
By Sunflower EFL, Feed Name: Sunflower EFL
Preview: Close your eyes and listen to the song:Now think of the following lines: "... and in the naked light I saw Ten thousand people, maybe morePeople talking without speaking People hearing without listening ..." If you had to find a sentence or a word to describe how these 4 lines make you feel, what woudl that be? Why? Feel free to share your emotions here! "Global Communication" Week 9by Silvia ....
[Read More] 2011-11-10T21:51:00.000+01:00 [Comment]
Post Title: How do we bridge the gap?
By Sunflower EFL, Feed Name: Sunflower EFL
Preview: Can online exchange really bridge the gap? Can using a single common language really help us become quality global communicators?The question remains open. What do you think?"Global Communication"Week 9by Silvia Purpuri and Retsam Zhang, as part of the Massive Open Education Course on Creativity and Multicultural
[Read More] 2011-11-10T22:06:00.001+01:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Football as a backdrop for something broader in scope.
By johngriffin0928, Feed Name: Forever Learning
Preview: I never thought I would find myself fascinated with a football story. It’s not a sport I follow (I don’t really have time to follow any sports), but I have been glued to the growing reports surrounding the Penn State child abuse controversy. And it’s not because of the football angle, either, though the popularity [...]
[Read More] Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:06:25 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Sleepiness doesn't stop creativity - #CMC11
By Q, Feed Name: Half clapper, top cheddar. #CMC11
Preview: ..but insane schedules sometimes push things way way off course.Ugh.I find that over the last year or so, I've been enjoying podcasts and news / spoken word stations on my iPod far more than I listen to music. One silly time waster of a podcast that I listen to regularly is the horribly-titled "Professor Blastoff".The show is hosted by three friends who are comedians, and the premise they ....
[Read More] Thu, 10 Nov 2011 11:14:00 +0000 [Comment]

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Title: Week 9 "take away" Activities
Preview: Enjoy the “Sound of Silence“Your favourite food for global communication: what is it, how do you make it, where do you eat it and who with!Let’s bridge the gap together!You are invited to fill this “pool of light” with your positive energy, warm wishes and unconditional ...
By retsam (RetSam Zhang) on November 10, 2011. [Reply]
Title: What's Next?
Preview: We are coming close to the end of our live session guest presentations and weekly themes for exploration and discovery. There will be four more guest presenters after this week. Many of you have started a portfolio of your learning, reflections, questions and new thinking with your blog posts. You have made some new connections throughout the months with new ideas, new channels for communication, .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 10, 2011. [Reply]

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: #CMC11 Football as a backdrop for something far greater. (2011-11-10T18:08:13Z)