Working out loud week lesson: Ignore the network

I am still reflecting on the experience of the #msloc430 working out loudĀ  week. Yes, this definitely was one of those let's-just-do-this-and-see-what-happens events. But I am beginning to see lessons. One lesson is - ignore the network. Or put another way: It's ok to chat up the fire hydrant. This is counter-intuitive. But I think … Continue reading Working out loud week lesson: Ignore the network

Another layer to bridging the work and learning communities

During the past couple of years I have become much more intentional in my attempt to bridge two communities: The people who think about learning and network technology, and people who think about work (within organizations) and network technology. There is another layer to this: It's people in these two communities who care about people … Continue reading Another layer to bridging the work and learning communities

Experimenting with cMOOC design and facilitation: The continuing story started by #ETMOOC

I had the good fortune earlier this week to be invited to participate in a Google Hangout to explore the story of ETMOOC, a connectivist MOOC initiated in 2013 by Alec Couros, a professor of educational technology at the University of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada. The Hangout was a part of Week 5 of Connected … Continue reading Experimenting with cMOOC design and facilitation: The continuing story started by #ETMOOC