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Energy Shared

More and more these days, I am in awe of the energy that people share in their blogging. Two posts this week exemplified this energy. Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano wrote about a modern classroom. In this classroom: The learning just oozes through the cracks of the physical classroom walls. Learning is amplified by the amount of people who are collaborating, participating, communicating and creating. The learning is NOT about the technology tools, but what students can DO with them to learn in new ways. The learning is about an authentic tasks, that allows students to contribute in a individualized and personalized manner to...

Blending

I have been thinking about learning environments and how personal learning networks develop. In the last week, I seem to have had increasing access to resources and ideas. I regard Clyde Street as a place for me to blend these in a very personal way. The more I try to blend my learning experiences the more I am fascinated by everyone else's learning experiences. I am excited by the ways my long standing interests in figurational sociology and personal construct psychology are being energised by connectivist approaches to learning ... in a time of transition from stocks of authoritative knowledge to...