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Creativity and education: can they coincide?
edmusings, Edmusings, Jan 19, 2012
I recently listened to a talk given by Dave Snowden through the MOOC course, Change.MOOC.ca. Dave is a well spoken man with passion and conviction about cognitive processes. My understanding of the theory he follows is that humans react to cause and effect situations through simplistic, complicated, complex or chaotic thinking drawing on environmental cues, [...] Thu, 19 Jan 2012 17:55:15 +0000 [Comment]

Rhizomatic possibility
edmusings, Edmusings, Nov 11, 2011
Dave Cormier spoke this week via the change MOOC venue on rhizomatic learning – a model meaning that “curriculum is not driven by predefined inputs from experts; it is constructed and negotiated in real time by the contributions of those engaged in the learning process” (Cormier, 2008). I can appreciate Dave’s attempt to define and [...] Fri, 11 Nov 2011 16:35:58 +0000 [Comment]

Variety of mobile learning options
edmusings, Edmusings, Sept 23, 2011
I have been following the latest MOOC - change11┬átopic on mobile learning, which intrigues me as a potential learning technology. It seems countries outside of North America are relying more on this technology for education, leaving us well behind. For instance, Africa is seeing an explosion of cell use: Did You Know – Mobile stats [...] Fri, 23 Sep 2011 15:35:51 +0000 [Comment]

New MOOC – change.mooc.ca
edmusings, Edmusings, Sept 21, 2011
Stephen Downes, George Siemens and Dave Cormier are at it again – delivering another freely accessible massive open online course about “Being connected changes learning.” This is my third attempt at joining one of their MOOC and have the following comments: I appreciate all the time they have put into creating the MOOCs and developing [...] Wed, 21 Sep 2011 17:12:14 +0000 [Comment]


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