Category Archives: Innovation


UBC Digital Literacy Summer Institute-aaron mueller FYI 

Via @aaronmueller @bctla  UBC Digital Literacy Summer Institute Aaron Mueller to BCTLA 23 FebDetails 2016 Digital Literacy Summer Institute Critical Digital Literacy: Issues, Challenges, Directions RATIONALE As technology continues to transform educational systems and teaching strategies, the acquisition of … Continue reading

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10 truths about change – Ruebicon reblog :-)

Brevity doesn’t mean blunt. Sometimes it’s just good writing! Some things to keep in mind as you forge boldly forth to change the world: Neither new nor old automatically equals better. Better is highly subjective and many of the … Continue reading

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Silver and Light – the alchemy of human spirit

Awesome! Inspiring! Every person with a bit of artistic soul will enjoy this mini doc video. His innovation matches his determination. SILVER & LIGHT from Ian Ruhter : Alchemist PLUS 9 months ago This project was created with the same … Continue reading

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Are you a Learning Commons or converting? LC as sandbox

Response to a BCTLA Forum inquiry…thanks Tracy R GOOD LUCK Big BIG topic…. I thought I would kick some sand. First my general view. I love the learning commons. I also bring my history to the process. I spent my … Continue reading

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Personalized learning fantasy -Ehrcke Tara has made a strong assessment here… Personalized learning, like individual rights and freedoms can get very messy with public policy matters. Who manages the responsibility side of public good? Common sense? Public costs? Like the arms race or … Continue reading

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REDBULL Stratos? Is bull indeed!

It is amazing for sure. Felix is a courageous guy indeed! but… Does it really take REDBULL drinks to make this happen? Have become so capitalist, that nationalism is a sin and we cannot support the publically funded technocracy such … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs Iconoclast-peace my friend, my guitar gently weeps

It’s been a full day and I am still in shock or grief. A man I never met or maybe never new yet I feel so sad- still. Why? Why do I feel, like millions, so emotionally attached to this … Continue reading

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