We're officially live at msloc430.net. See this blog's MSLOC 430 category for previous updates on work-in-progress and some history of the course I teach at the Master's Program in Learning and Organizational Change at Northwestern University. My current experiment is the second iteration of trying to create an open section of the campus-based course. Classes … Continue reading A new open experiment: msloc430.net
It is International Working Out Loud week. Which is serendipitous, as it coincides with my usual routine of a) having a lot of half-baked ideas about how to tweak the course I teach that begins in January (#msloc430) and b) waiting until the last possible moment to put it all together. So here we go … Continue reading Re-habiting the working out loud habit: What I am working on this week #wolweek
Back at hacking around my prototype for the next iteration of popping-the-lid off of the course MSLOC 430. I can point you to msloc430.net - the work in progress - but just be warned that it changes a lot. And all the photography used on the site is simply placeholding. I spent a wee bit … Continue reading Proto. Type. (cont’d) Messing with WordPress themes
So rather than over-thinking, I've tried to opt for do-ing. Small steps. But msloc430.net is up. I let CogDog be the guide, set up the syndicated category hierarchy, installed the FeedWordPress plugin and let it rip. Bingo. Syn-dication. Really this is just messing around. But lately I'm beginning to understand the value of iterating - … Continue reading Proto. Type.
I want to attempt to address two questions posed as prompts for week 1 of Teaching with WordPress: What can you do in the context of open that you couldn’t do before? What’s your biggest challenge in designing for open? Both of those questions meet me right where I am at, at this moment in … Continue reading Designing for open #TWP15