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March 17, 2013

Announcement:

Title: TWITTER CHAT ...
Preview: Scheduled for Wednesday, 20 March @ 19:00 New York time (7pm) ... will post the topic in the Tuesday NewPosts. Also looking for warmer weather and the sounds of birds heralding Spring  arrivals ...Meanwhile ... Happy ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on March 16, 2013.
Title: TWITTER CHAT ...
Preview: Scheduling for Wednesday, 20 March @ 19:00 New York time (7pm) ... will post the topic in the Tuesday NewPosts.  We tried this once before and this is our second time ... soon we will be pros !!!In preparation, here is some information on "The Power of Twitter in Education"    ...  my thanks to Alec Couros for finding the blog post and then sending the tweet that I found .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on March 15, 2013.
Title: A Change in Perspective
Preview: is often a force within the creative process.  What are your thoughts after listening to this sound cloud?How might you think about music, animal sounds, flow ... ?https://soundcloud.com/siftpodcast/the-animal-orchestra-...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on March 13, 2013.
Title: "Error free learning ...
Preview: is the single greatest threat to creativity" ... Howard GardnerWhile creativity is not limited to the arts (music, fine art, dance, film, writing and such) it does have some interesting perspectives when it comes to math, science and other pursuits of happiness.  Three noted individuals heldan interesting panel discussion around this topic and the recording is no0w available for your listening/.......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on March 11, 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: GeoLiteracy. Is It An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
By daleydose, Feed Name: dayleydosier
Preview: #CMC11 I recently came across an article in National Geographic which speaks to the idea of Geo-Literacy. The premise of Geo Literacy is simple; We are living in a global world, we are inter-connected and we need to learn about each other. Whether it for the purpose of relocating, travel, doing business, gaining more insight into other cultures of just understanding the world more, it is ....
[Read More] Fri, 15 Mar 2013 01:34:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: MOOCS: A Cautionary Note
By VanessaVaile, Feed Name: MOOC Madness
Preview: [Gregory Jay presented this paper as part of C21's "What's the Matter with MOOCs?"even on March 12, 2013] MOOCS:Cautionary Note | Center for 21st Century
[Read More] Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:44:24 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: A Fresh Approach
By The Groveness, Feed Name: Grandiose Thoughts
Preview: Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; ....
[Read More] 2013-03-11T09:34:00.002-07:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Creativity, innovation, and risk
By Jon Bunch, Feed Name: Jon Bunch
Preview: #CMC11Examining at the creativity and innovation aspects from a business perspective was interesting to me as experience has taught me that companies can create new products or offer new services that sets them apart from their competitors. Without these key factors a business is likely to fall by the wayside while other companies that manage their risk investment while cultivating ingenuity ....
[Read More] Mon, 11 Mar 2013 01:56:00 +0000 [Comment]

New Discussions

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New Comments

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

Title: Re: Creativity
Preview: The disassociation for greater idea generation in the divergent process is a key to good brainstorming sessions.  Another technique is to work the mind so hard that in the last few minutes, reserves are broken down and free association ideas spring forth.  It is often amazing how these mental stimuli and neural techniques help us to be non judgmental in coming up with some solutions to ....
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on March 15, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Creativity
Preview: Yes Vanessa, that's the article. One of the authors cited in the article, Liane Gabora has papers available on the net like this one: https://people.ok.ubc.ca/lgabora/papers/CRJ10_neurds.pdf From the Abstract: "There is cognitive, neurological, and computational support for the hypothesis that defocusing attention results in divergent or associative thought, conducive to insight and ....
By scottHJ () on March 12, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Creativity
Preview: Yes Vanessa, that's the article. One of the authors cited in the article, Liane Gabora has papers available on the net like this one: https://people.ok.ubc.ca/lgabora/papers/CRJ10_neurds.pdf From the Abstract: "There is cognitive, neurological, and computational support for the hypothesis that defocusing attention results in divergent or associative thought, conducive to insight and ....
By scottHJ () on March 12, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Creativity
Preview: Yes Vanessa, that's the article. One of the authors cited in the article, Liane Gabora has papers available on the net like this one: https://people.ok.ubc.ca/lgabora/papers/CRJ10_neurds.pdf From the Abstract: "There is cognitive, neurological, and computational support for the hypothesis that defocusing attention results in divergent or associative thought, conducive to insight and ....
By scottHJ () on March 12, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Digging Diigo ...
Preview: We can't really dig Diggo or other discussion unless we connect conversations here, on Diigo and elsewhere without sharing links. The connectivist mode calls for redundancy in sharing. Discussion on Facebook stays in Facebook. Fight Club rules are not connectivist: neither is the Facebook universal walled garden missionThere are also complications to using Discussion for commenting on ....
By VanessaVaile () on March 11, 2013. [Reply]
Title: Re: Creativity
Preview: Link? Scott, is this the article you were referring to? Overview http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=the-origin-human-creativity-suprisingly-complexor http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=creativity-roots-human-genius-deeper-than-expected (with links to related stories)I don't have a subscription or institutional affiliation so can't read the whole ....
By VanessaVaile () on March 11, 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).

: Mary & the Zombies: Can Science Explain #Consciousness? « NYT http://t.co/mazDBjRWp5 #philosophy #introphil #ktsmooc #cmc11 (2013-03-16T21:05:34Z)
: Mary & the Zombies: Can Science Explain #Consciousness? « NYT http://t.co/AnUjTYHTwn #philosophy #introphil #ktsmooc #cmc11 (2013-03-16T21:05:34Z)
: Relaxation Tips: De-Stressing Wisdom From Around The Globe (PHOTOS) http://t.co/57mNrX7kYT via @HealthyLiving #CMC11 (2013-03-15T02:49:46Z)