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June 18, 2012

Announcement:

Title: LAST WEEK'S WEBSITE DOWNTIME ...
Preview: occurred as a result of us mounting the gRSShopper for a new MOOC that will be offered in the Fall ... and more about that later.  Late Thursday until late morning on Friday we had to temporarily block access to CMC11 in order to do this. Our apologies and we hope it was not an inconvenience to anyone. We had anticipated a "wee hours" of the am shutdown for a very brief time ... it did not .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 17, 2012.
Title: ATTENTION ALL LURKERS ...
Preview: as well as current participants: please feel free to comment, post discussion on ANY topic and tweets on stuff you find interesting.  We are not limited to weekly topics, or any special analysis of anything in this MOOC.  We would love to read what you are interested in ... politics, science, life in general, technology ... whatever.  Just say howdy and help us move the .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012.

Participants' Blog Posts

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Post Title: You Baked WHAT?
By Jim, Feed Name: WayUpNorth's Blog
Preview: I baked my Network Controller.  I was skeptical, but whaddaya know?  It DOES work! So, my trusty old HP Laserjet 2200 network printer went on strike Sunday morning.  I've had it for a decade, even bought a refurbished carcass a … Continue reading →
[Read More] Wed, 13 Jun 2012 02:42:45 +0000 [Comment]

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Title: Quality of Life ... how is yours doing ... how is the global quality ... in what ways can we influence ours and others' life quality?
Preview: There are some very interesting questions posed in this link http://www.hayfestival.com/the-way-we-live-now/questions-printer-friendly.aspx?skinid=9Why not take a few minutes to pick a few of them, put them in your mental incubator, and write your personal response.  New thinking and new perspectives may offer each of us new opportunities. Thank you and thanks to Ilene Dawn for posting the .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 18, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Initial Thoughts
Preview: Nice ... :-)  Love it when learning can be implemented so quickly and to make any journey easier or more interesting.  Thanks for the validation of the MOOC ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Technology Is Changing The Way We Learn
Preview: Thank you for outlining and underscoring some of the major benefits and fun found in the learning journeys of a connectivist MOOC.  I may need to "borrow" many of your observations to further explain the concept to ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Sir Ken Robinson's Changing Education Paradigms
Preview: Love this RSA piece ... thanks for the reminder for all of us. Sir Ken has surely made an impact on creativity and recognizing it's benefits in ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Teachers perform miracles
Preview: This is a wonderful piece, Veronica.  Too often, in today's test crazed world of education, we need to remember that the personal connections are the most rewarding, as well as the best learning support we can offer.  All learning in not the same ... just as all teachers and all students are not the same.  A mentor is a learning facilitator, a guide, and an inspiration and .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Student Turns Math Homework Into Graduation Dress
Preview: Thanks so much for posting this and showing the creative side of Math.  It will be a fun piece to include in our new Fall MOOC ... A Mathematical Journey!  And what a journey to her creative graduation attire !! Do we see a first career in fashion design ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 12, 2012. [Reply]

New Comments

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New Twitter Posts

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