The Risk of Hospitality

Digciz is a conversation centered around ideas of Digital Citizenship. The focus this week is on hospitality, in particular, the openness, risk and vulnerability relating to existing in online spaces. My response involves a series of short reflections: Context First Peter Skillen recently reflected on a situation where he corrected someone. He was sorry for…

Learning in a Connected World – Moving Towards a Life of Learning

creative commons licensed (BY-NC-SA) flickr photo by courosa: http://flickr.com/photos/courosa/2922421696 ¬† So far I have discussed connecting with others both off and online. In addition to this, I explored taking owner of our identity online, as well as elaborating on and¬†engaging with the ideas of others. The fifth step in being a connected educator is learning.…

Curriculum as a Verb

Universal Design for Learning by¬†Giulia Forsythe¬†(Flickr) ¬† In a recent post, I wrote about the idea that a PLN, whether professional or personal learn network, as actually being something that you do, a verb, rather than something done, a noun, I think that the same argument can be applied to the notion of curriculum. Too…