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November 24, 2013

Announcement:

Title: TOMORROW, 22 NOVEMBER @ 7 PM NEW YORK TIME ...
Preview: we are having a Google + Hangout!  Please send e mail to carolyeager@gmail.com for an invite if you wish to attend.  It also helps if you have a Google account, although it is not mandatory.See you ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 21, 2013.
Title: TONIGHT, 20 NOVEMBER AT 7PM, NEW YORK TIME
Preview: TWITTER SESSION  ... #...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 20, 2013.
Title: TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY 20 NOVEMBER ...
Preview: THE NEXT TWITTER SESSION WILL BE WEDNESDAY, 20 NOVEMBER AT 7PM NEW YORK TIME. #CMCCHATFor those who have been missing the twitter chat sessions, here is a handy guide to get you started. TWITTER GUIDEWe will be having more of these as well as more Google + Hangouts overthe next few weeks.  Please make time to acquaint yourself andparticipate in both of these activities.THENEXT GOOGLE + .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 19, 2013.
Title: MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR 20 AND 22 NOVEMBER @ 7 PM NEW YORK TIME ...
Preview: THE NEXT TWITTER SESSION WILL BE WEDNESDAY, 20 NOVEMBER AT 7PM NEW YORK TIME. #CMCCHATFor those who have been missing the twitter chat sessions, here is a handy guide to get you started. TWITTER GUIDE We will be having more of these as well as more Google + Hangouts over the next few weeks.  Please make time to acquaint yourself and participate in both of these activities.THE NEXT .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 18, 2013.
Title: CONGRATULATIONS TO THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN SUBMITTING
Preview: blog posts.  I have been spending some time reading them and they are thoughtful, insightful and a delight to read.  For those who have missed them ... they are all there, and the more recent ones are those to which I am referring (Twitter posts too!) ... CarolNow, some have been having difficulties with some aspects of this learning journey, and some have posted their needs in .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on November 17, 2013.

Participants' Blog Posts

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Post Title: Tweets, and MOOCs, Oh My!
By Merm8de, Feed Name: #CMC11
Preview: Tweet-night Wednesday night had a few surprises trying to track tweets, but eventually it came together. When not actively consumed with assignment I spend downtime thinking about the MOOC environment. I excitedly share my experience with my children but they are doubtful about having enough initiative and self-discipline to succeed. #
[Read More] Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:59:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Students and Creativity
By smaxy, Feed Name: Creativity Is Important
Preview: There are many reasons why students are not as creative. And yet there are many actions that can be taken to help them to be.Here are some reasons why students are not as creative as they used to be:- The No Child Left Behind program prohibits students from being creative because it leads them to focus on test scores as a oppose to thinking outside the box and being creative. Focusing on ....
[Read More] Thu, 21 Nov 2013 02:37:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: #CMC11 MOOC The twitter meeting this morning at 10am
By Randy Paul, Feed Name: RandyO-CMC11
Preview: CMC11 MOOC The twitter meeting this morning at 10am had three people. I 'listened' mostly; it was my first time ever using twitter and seemed to me a bit disjointed to use, but that was surely due to my unfamiliarity with the style. The other two engaged in a lively and productive discussion about creativity, learning through play, and progress made within this class. I can certainly ....
[Read More] Sat, 16 Nov 2013 16:49:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: #cmc11 Understanding and Creating Professional Learning Networks; Video
By Randy Paul, Feed Name: RandyO-CMC11
Preview: Understanding and Creating Professional Learning Networkshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uoJwy3oa0IGood succinct presentation of initial foray into learning groups, but that had too much structure and limitations. Then a clear explanation of the evolution of social networks becoming important in collaboration, and then learning how to bring techniques that naturally evolved, into the realm of ....
[Read More] Sat, 16 Nov 2013 14:55:00 +0000 [Comment]

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Preview: Thanks for posting the two video links. For me to start something from scratch and be 'creative' is nearly impossible. I was watching another video interview with a 'professional' creative person: Dr. Theresa Amabile (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEAl4hnp4UA&feature=youtu.be) and she, among other things, described how John Irving (one of my favorite authors) came up with .......
By RandyO () on November 18, 2013. [Reply]

New Comments

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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).

: [11h] reminder of Google+ Hangout tonight in one hour. e mail me for invite carolyeager@gmail.com

: [18h] Creativity is so delicate a flower that praise tends to make it bloom while discouragement often nips it at the bud. -Alex Osborn

: [18h] We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance. -Benjamin Disraeli

: [20 Nov] ahhhh, and can you see my tweets? ,

: [20 Nov] not sure what is happening as I am tweeting and see yours ... ,

: [20 Nov] Thoughts on /s + many conf ppr lnx « Pontydysgu-Bridge to Learning