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June 15, 2012


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.
Preview: I will be hosting a Google + Hangout on Sunday, 10 June at 5:00 pm New York time for those who are interested.  If you have a Google + account, just go to my G+ page and join when you see it listed (maybe 5 minutes before the hour).  If you do not have an account and want to be invited, please send me an e mail at and let me know.  Thanks and looking forward to seeing .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 9, 2012.

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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]
Post Title: Student Turns Math Homework Into Graduation Dress
By Barbara Wheat Lipatapanlop, Feed Name: The Magic Within
Preview: I'm not sure what kind of grades she got in math, but I would give her an A+ in Creativity!Instead of tossing her homework into the trash, one Canadian student fashioned the completed assignments into a graduation dress.Kara Koskowich, 17, stitched about 75 pieces of math homework into a one-shoulder dress that captured the attention of friends and peers at her graduation ceremony, the CBC ....
[Read More] 2012-06-10T17:17:00.000-07:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Teachers perform miracles
By Verónica Vázquez Zentella, Feed Name: Con sabor educativo
Preview: At the beginning of this year, I gave a workshop for junior high school vice principals in Toluca, as I wanted to point out the power and impact that a teacher has on a student's life, I asked the participants –all of whom had been teachers- to think about that one teacher who impacted them the most and to share their experience. Hands raised immediately, stories came up one after the ....
[Read More] Sat, 09 Jun 2012 00:18:00 +0000 [Comment]

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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]

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