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February 8, 2013


Preview: and credit seeking participants to set up blogs and post, twitter accounts and tweet, Diigo and add resources, start and/or reply to discussions ... start a Google + acount ... make your marks and let us know you are here.No more G+ Hangouts for now, unless you want to start your own. We are looking for your active engagement and will return to the Hangout option after the middle of February. .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 2, 2013.

Participants' Blog Posts

This is a list of the blog posts mentioning the CMC11 keyword or tag harvested from the list of blogs submitted by participants.
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Post Title: Wrapping My Head Around Connectivism
By daleydose, Feed Name: dayleydosier
Preview: #CMC11In my quest to better understand connectivism (a fairly new learning theory championed by George Siemens and Stephen Downes), In fact Siemens is said to be the originator of that theory. I have spent hours reading, listening, researching, assimilating----all in an effort to wrap my head around the idea. I have watched videos, read blogs, listened to audio and wait, wait, I do think I am ....
[Read More] Thu, 07 Feb 2013 22:59:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: CMC Blog Post #2
By samorib, Feed Name: Samori's CMC11 Blog
Preview: I have been reading the different post that people are posting in the facebook group and it is all interesting reading.¬† As I try to find my way in this course I am trying to read everything that is posted … Continue reading →
[Read More] Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:51:37 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: CMC 11 Making Mistakes Article
By samorib, Feed Name: Samori's CMC11 Blog
Preview: I found the making mistakes article to be an interesting one and something that I would be interested in learning about. The premise of the article that Making Mistakes in the classroom can be a big tool in the learning … Continue reading →
[Read More] Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:54:09 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Utopian Justice
By wildmntnhoney, Feed Name: Can the Internet Produce Utopian Worlds?
Preview: Solon, the lawgiver of Athens, is quoted in reference to justice: "For I gave the common folk such privilege as is sufficient for them, neither adding nor taking away; and such as had power and were admired for their riches, I provided that they too should not suffer undue wrong. Nay, I stood with a … Continue reading »
[Read More] Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:26:22 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Three Big Changes Ahead for Higher Education
By VanessaVaile, Feed Name: MOOC Madness
Preview: Reblogged from online learning insights: "The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking."  Albert Einstein A change of thinking is almost obligatory when considering the future of Higher Education. Last week was the final week of the MOOC Current/Future State of Higher [...]
[Read More] Tue, 05 Feb 2013 18:47:34 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Personal Learning Networks
By VanessaVaile, Feed Name: MOOC Madness
Preview: Source: via Eric on Pinterest   PLN’s may not be joined at the hip for life to MOOCs (it may even be possible to partake of one without the other) …but feels like it at times. Here, Pinterest throws its cyber hat into the PLN ring. Personal Learning Networks (PLN’s) are a cost-effective means [...]
[Read More] Mon, 04 Feb 2013 21:56:58 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Two Poles of Survival: Internet and Ancient Knowledge
By wildmntnhoney, Feed Name: Can the Internet Produce Utopian Worlds?
Preview: We talk a lot about the speed of information acquisition and sharing; ethical and realistic aspects of information evaluation; information organization and archiving… and in 2013, these are essential conversations to have. I do worry, though. Have we forgotten too many things? We may archive and research native/ancient/aboriginal survival skills, but do we practice them? … Continue ....
[Read More] Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:53:31 +0000 [Comment]

New Discussions

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Title: RSS Feed URL samples
Preview: Hi everyone,To get your RSS feed working on this MOOC, your RSS Feed URL should be something like these, wishes,...
By retsam (RetSam Zhang) on February 7, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Tutorials and Advice for Participants
Preview: Greetings,As I have mentioned earlier, I am a participant (mostly lurker by now) in another cMOOC  (etmooc) and am gathering tips and spreading them around as best I can. I am also expanding my PLN as well as sharing and building on other participants learning.  It can be quite overwhelming and also quite rewarding.  Both are often food for creative approaches to new thinking!.......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 2, 2013. [Reply]

New Comments

These are individual comments posted today to the discussion threads (for new discussion threads, see the list above).

Title: Re: blog
Preview: Not sure if to answered this one ... Tumblr is not supported by gRSShopper ... Our feed reader. Please use blogger or word press.
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 7, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Metaliteracy
Preview: Almost time for the Santa Fe Institute you know what to start. Would it be wise to start a back-channel on the creative potential of mis-understanding complexity theory here? I'm already lost by the math in chapter two but with some place to think out loud it might become clear.
By scottHJ () on February 3, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Tutorials and Advice for Participants
Preview: Just in case the link did not work ... here is the url to go to:
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 2, 2013. [Reply]

New Twitter Posts

If you use the CMC11 tag on Twitter, your Twitter posts will be collected and listed here (note that harvesting only started Friday morning).

: Connectivism in a nutshell :) ... @betty55 @couki1 #cmc11 (2013-02-08T14:17:25Z)
: A flicker of passion. Hope it flourishes #mooc #cmc11 (2013-02-08T01:22:06Z)
: RT @theGroveness: I'm finally getting a hang of it. #CMC11 (2013-02-06T13:47:58Z)
: @couki1 speed no substitute 4 multiple literacies, understanding & using networks, social media, complexity #cmc11 #evomlit #mmooc13 #etmooc (2013-02-06T17:02:15Z)
: @SamoriBenjamin @theGroveness get followers follow'g favorit'g & RT'g w or w/o comment...tagged #cmc11 natch...Ck #etmood & #mmooc13 @couki1 (2013-02-06T16:33:23Z)
: @SamoriBenjamin @VanessaVaile @theGroveness And while I am at it give me some helpful hints on how to get more followers. lol. #cmc11 (2013-02-06T16:15:08Z)
: @VanessaVaile @theGroveness Cool Vanesa! Thank U for helping me out.I am learning already and look forward to connecting with every1. #cmc11 (2013-02-06T16:12:44Z)
: @theGroveness: gr8 2 hear...keep us posted!@samoribenjamin wants 2 build a #cmc11 twitter community...#CMCchat session anyone? (2013-02-06T15:59:07Z)
: I'm finally getting a hang of it. #CMC11 (2013-02-05T01:56:25Z)
: @JaapSoft @Gordon_L #oMOOC = Occupy the MOOC...1 or many...s...splendid, starting immediately...retroactively @KateMfD @couki1 @stevemac121 #cmc11 (2013-02-03T16:17:41Z)
: Survival of the Fastest ... what do you think? #CMC11 (2013-02-01T12:24:59Z)