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the cost of learning
dryadart, inside the ivory tower, Jan 23, 2012
This is an idea I have visited before, but in a slightly different context, but it circles around the ideas of cost (of education) and value (in this case mine as an instructor). Many artists I “know” in the virtual world make a living selling their knowledge, many offer online courses. I have never taken [...] Tue, 24 Jan 2012 02:22:16 +0000 [Comment]

attention in the 21st century
dryadart, inside the ivory tower, Jan 11, 2012
So I am primarily an artist, and not only am I an artist, I am an artist who is drawn to involved laborious repetitive tasks as a marker. I joke about this all of the time, I was thinking about it this week as I was spending about 10 hours a day sewing tiny little [...] Wed, 11 Jan 2012 16:24:14 +0000 [Comment]

learning in a new way
dryadart, inside the ivory tower, Jan 05, 2012
So some time ago I started teaching online, and it has been a rocky transition. There are things about online that I really love, ways to link outside of the lecture and the text to others wisdom, to video and papers and blogs, places I might find a spark that ignites deep learning in my [...] Thu, 05 Jan 2012 06:00:59 +0000 [Comment]


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