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Spring 2015 – International Development Planning Studio

UAP 5764 Instructor: Ralph P. Hall Meets: Wednesday, 1:25pm to 4:00pm Location: Architecture Annex 111 Studio Overview Concepts and practices in the field of international development have changed dramatically over the past few decades. This studio course is designed to prepare students with the most current approaches to the practice of international development as implemented by […]

“Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great.”

“Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves…

dmlresearchhub: The directory is growing! Sign up to meet & connect w/ colleagues!

The #ccourses directory is growing! Sign up to meet & connect w/ colleagues! http://bit.ly/1vbvJja  #neworking

Gordon_L: Saturday update: collected 197 comments from 43 posts from 2014-11-07 to 2014-11-22

Saturday update: collected 197 comments from 43 #ccourses posts from 2014-11-07 to 2014-11-22 http://iberry.com/cc.htm 

Bali_Maha: Amen to that, love u guys! “: Love in the Time of Peer Review ”

Amen to that, love u guys! “@HybridPed: Love in the Time of Peer Review http://www.hybridpedagogy.com/author/adam-heidebrink/ …” #ccourses #rhizo14 #digped #clmooc

Interdisciplinarity is the Utopian Dream of an academic culture whose time is rapidly running out

I was looking around over at dana boyd’s joint, apophenia, and came across an old post: identity crisis: the curse/joy of being interdisciplinary and the future of academia. Ah yes, by all means interdisciplinary, what’s not to like?The Romance of InterdisciplinarityHere’s the penultimate sentence of her first paragraph: “The last big explosion was really the French scholars circling around in 1968.” Well for me…

MrGelston: Loved your role in connected learning panel from last week. I’m engaged in secondary education online Bravo!

@prestonlearning Loved your role in connected learning panel from last week. I’m engaged in secondary education online #ccourses Bravo!

sensor63:

@dogtrax @telliowkuwp http://tachesdesens.blogspot.fr/2014/11/distant-voices.html … #ccourses #rhizo14 #digiwrimo

Mind the (Learning) Gap !

Yesterday I found myself running. running from a lecture to the train running from the train to the tube running to another meeting running to reply to the emails running and running and running and then I stopped. I have a weekly meeting that, at the moment, keeps me grounded in hope, friendship, and a […] The post Mind the (Learning) Gap ! appeared…

dmlresearchhub: ‘It’s really hard to overstate the damage being done from kindergarten to HS.’

‘It’s really hard to overstate the damage being done from kindergarten to HS.’ @prestonlearning http://youtu.be/RSCvAe65zDU  #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: Twine, the Video-Game Technology for All, via >

Twine, the Video-Game Technology for All, via @nytimes > #ccourses #thoughtvectors #vcualtlab http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/23/magazine/twine-the-video-game-technology-for-all.html?smid=nytcore-ipad-share&smprod=nytcore-ipad …

lanihall: “Progressive lenses” “Emergence, Lenses, Obstacles, Journey” beautifully written–resonating deeply

“Progressive lenses” http://tachesdesens.blogspot.com/2014/11/progressive-lenses.html … “Emergence, Lenses, Obstacles, Journey” beautifully written–resonating deeply #ccourses

laura_ritchie: on co-learning. worth a read. worth your time.

@hrheingold on co-learning. worth a read. worth your time. http://connectedcourses.tumblr.com/post/103138833755/co-learning-requires-confronting-fear-taking-risks … #ccourses

JeffreyKeefer: Germany in May is to be the first actual vacation in about 6 yrs. Still love to see colleagues along the way!

@RoamingAllowed Germany in May is to be the first actual vacation in about 6 yrs. Still love to see colleagues along the way! #ccourses

JeffreyKeefer: This is great; something I need to do more of. As I am still working through developing my PhD research

@Charlesknight @katesang This is great; something I need to do more of. As I am still working through developing my PhD research #ccourses

JeffreyKeefer: I am planning to submit organizational / HE work for ; hope I am not alone!

@dmlresearchhub @laurapasquini @savasavasava I am planning to submit organizational / HE work for #DML2015; hope I am not alone! #ccourses

telliowkuwp: Bandhub-The easiest way to connect with musicians and record music online

Bandhub-The easiest way to connect with musicians and record music online http://bandhub.us/  @BarMill @dogtrax #ccourses #clmooc

MiaZamoraPhD: Webinars are on YouTube so should be there for a while :)

@kenmorrison30 @dmlresearchhub Webinars are on YouTube so should be there for a while :) #ccourses #colearning

sensor63: Good news.

Good news. http://tachesdesens.blogspot.com/2014/11/good-news.html?spref=tw … @makle1 #ccourses

dogtrax: a remix to honor your voice and story and memory

@sensor63 a remix to honor your voice and story and memory https://soundcloud.com/dogtrax/inserting-myself-with-simon … #digiwrimo #ccourses #rhizho14

laura_ritchie: Learning and time and reflection

Learning and time and reflection http://wp.me/p4Ng5z-i5  #ccourses

laura_ritchie: anyone know how to turn a into a ? Struggling here… help please!

anyone know how to turn a #hyperlapse into a #gif? Struggling here… help please! #ccourses

Bali_Maha: Insightful post with great questions on co-learning for busy faculty Time for Co-Learning via

Insightful post with great questions on co-learning for busy faculty #ccourses Time for Co-Learning http://wp.me/p3UqOB-6G  via @purling4peas

crumphelen: Hitting a productive point for course design by

Hitting a productive point for #msloc430 course design http://wp.me/p2X4v8-jb  by @JeffMerrell #xplrpln #ccourses #open

TheCLAlliance: MT This absolutely is w/o any fancy tools or showiness

MT @cogdog This absolutely is #connectedlearning w/o any fancy tools or showiness http://tachesdesens.blogspot.fr/2014/11/little-seedslittle-signs.html … #ccourses

sullivanclaudia: Naked water ballon fight story from “war on learning “

Naked water ballon fight story @lizlosh from “war on learning ” @UCI_Informatics #CCourses pic.twitter.com/ANsswpoTD2

LIVE: Digital Platforms for Digital Scholarship

Our #remixscholar livestream is now up and running at http://bit.ly/FuturesED-live Join us! Read more about the event here.

Trust and Mathematics

We don’t often connect the words mathematics and trust together, but the essence of mathematics is…

mimikocruz: : MOOC models single subject expert, but DOCC learner driven

@lizlosh: MOOC models single subject expert, but @FemTechNet DOCC #CCourses learner driven

sullivanclaudia: talks about MOOCs! – go &

@lizlosh talks about MOOCs! @UCI_Informatics @UCIrvine – go @FemTechNet & #ccourses @dmlresearchhub pic.twitter.com/2g7j3NqkXf

sullivanclaudia: thanks for hosting blogger & instructor!

@UCI_Informatics thanks for hosting @lizlosh @dmlresearchhub blogger & #CCourses instructor!

Todd_Conaway: Sometimes we have to reconnect with our local colleagues: final reflections on the 9x9x25

Sometimes we have to reconnect with our local colleagues: final reflections on the 9x9x25 http://www.telswebletter.com  #ccourses #192postsin9weeks

Todd_Conaway: Sometimes we have to reconnect with our local colleagues: final reflections on the 9x9x25

Sometimes we have to reconnect with our local colleagues: final reflections on the 9x9x25 http://www.telswebletter.com  #ccourses #192postsin9weeks

CathyNDavidson: Here’s the student-written peer learning guide mentioned in Free for download!

Here’s the student-written peer learning guide mentioned in #ConnectedCourses Free for download! http://www.hastac.org/collections/field-notes-21st-century-literacies#.VG–mFHg-zc.twitter …

TheCLAlliance: The best co-learning ‘confronts fear, embraces errors, and encourages agency.’

The best co-learning ‘confronts fear, embraces errors, and encourages agency.’ http://ow.ly/EGEkF  #CCourses

TheCLAlliance: The best co-learning ‘confronts fear, embraces errors, and encourages agency.’

The best co-learning ‘confronts fear, embraces errors, and encourages agency.’ http://ow.ly/EGEkF  #CCourses

GardnerCampbell: uses the admirable phrase “energy inputs”: great interview w him at

@EatcherVeggies @twoodwar uses the admirable phrase “energy inputs”: great interview w him at http://campustechnology.com/articles/2014/11/12/open-pedagogy-connection-community-and-transparency.aspx?m=1 … #ccourses #opened14

Profrehn: New Job: Postdoc in Educ’l Anthro or Soc w/ focus on digital learning/scholarship ….

New Job: Postdoc in Educ’l Anthro or Soc w/ focus on digital learning/scholarship http://ln.is/whittier.edu/4CEpM … …. #ccourses @WhittierCollege

Gordon_L: Friday update: collected 196 comments from 44 posts today

Friday update: collected 196 comments from 44 #ccourses posts today http://iberry.com/cc.htm 

sensor63: MT”: For you . Hope you like it. ” pls comment/RT

MT”@MaximeOtmani: For you #ccourses http://youtu.be/jpobqL0EHV8 . Hope you like it. #clavsurf #clavsea”@cogdog @MiaZamoraPhD pls comment/RT

Flexible learning… thinking as student

I remember that last semester when I got to know that we were going to work in a “flexible” way in this subject, I was very curious to know what that exactly was meaning. One thing was clear, we were … Sigue leyendo →

innovates_ed: “Confront fear, take risks, embrace error, encourage agency.” on co-learning.

“Confront fear, take risks, embrace error, encourage agency.” @hrheingold on co-learning. #CCourses http://ow.ly/EGgQ5 

dmlresearchhub: “Co-learning, by my definition, involves, above all, giving learners real agency.” -

“Co-learning, by my definition, involves, above all, giving learners real agency.” -@hrheingold http://bit.ly/1uJNVxT  #ccourses

cogdog: This absolutely is connected learning w/o any fancy tools or showiness RT :

This absolutely is connected learning w/o any fancy tools or showiness RT @sensor63: @MiaZamoraPhD http://tachesdesens.blogspot.fr/2014/11/little-seedslittle-signs.html … #ccourses

paulsignorelli: Fabulous slide deck: , , & , by

Fabulous slide deck: #libraries, #LearningSpaces, & #Makerspaces, by @davidleeking http://tinyurl.com/mln9es5  #edtech #nmchz #ccourses

JeffreyKeefer: Some in may find the expansive CFP in the conference an outlet for various forms of research

Some in #ccourses may find the expansive CFP in the #SMSociety15 conference an outlet for various forms of research https://socialmediaandsociety.com/?page_id=1315 

telliowkuwp: Sometimes think 1 answer to creating is to ask: how could I turn this into a comic?

Sometimes think 1 answer to creating #ccourses is to ask: how could I turn this into a comic? #clmooc #rhizo14 pic.twitter.com/qJFzgujvlY

dogtrax: funny … My sixth graders have been working on hacking the card game of UNO this past week …

@Bali_Maha funny … My sixth graders have been working on hacking the card game of UNO this past week … #ccourses #clmooc

connectinfolit: DOCC and InfoLit: New avenue for influence

DOCC and InfoLit: New avenue for influence https://connectinfolit.wordpress.com/2014/11/21/docc-and-infolit-new-avenue-for-influence/ … #ccourses #infoliteracy #clmooc @infoliterati @MiaZamoraPhD

cjgberg: DOCC and InfoLit: New avenue for influence

DOCC and InfoLit: New avenue for influence https://connectinfolit.wordpress.com/2014/11/21/docc-and-infolit-new-avenue-for-influence/ … #ccourses #infoliteracy #clmooc @infoliterati @MiaZamoraPhD

telliowkuwp: Create engaged learning communities that lasts via

Create engaged learning communities that lasts http://howto.p2pu.org  #courseinabox via @p2pu #ccourses #clmooc #rhizo14

vanani00: Flexible learning… thinking as student via

Flexible learning… thinking as student http://wp.me/pcjsl-15  via @vanani00 #ccourses #onl141

Bali_Maha: Reporting on my Class Hack-a-thon

Reporting on my Class Hack-a-thon http://ift.tt/1AscLXW  #ccourses

MiaZamoraPhD: Via : “Passion is communicative.” ….What is 4? 2 breathe freedom in2 learning.

Via @sensor63: “Passion is communicative.” ….What is #open 4? 2 breathe freedom in2 learning. http://tachesdesens.blogspot.fr/2014/11/little-seedslittle-signs.html … #ccourses #colearning

sensor63: Webs: Free report on , practices an…

@Ignatia Webs: Free report on #innovative #pedagogy, practices an… http://ignatiawebs.blogspot.com/2014/11/free-report-on-innovative-pedagogy.html?spref=tw … #ccourses #rhizo14

sensor63:

@MiaZamoraPhD @cogdog http://tachesdesens.blogspot.fr/2014/11/little-seedslittle-signs.html … #ccourses

BryanMMathers: The Next Big Think – inspired by – jump on in:

The Next Big Think – inspired by #ccourses – jump on in: http://thinkoutloudclub.com/the-big-think/  #ukedchat #feltag @Jonathan_Worth pic.twitter.com/MgyxgPxeuY

MiaZamoraPhD: . laments his brand leakage: Taking stock. Obstacles.

.@sensor63 laments his brand leakage: Taking stock. Obstacles. http://flip.it/JRro2  #ccourses #rhizo14

Dot.con – Documentary on Internet Scams

Tonight, the CBC aired a documentary on Internet scams including the romance scams that I’ve been discussing on my blog as of late. The video is worth sharing and discussing. As well, I believe that this documentary is relevant to the #ccourses … Continue reading → Related posts:Net Neutrality Open Source Documentary What Teachers Need to Know About the Internet Big Brother Plan for the Internet

MiaZamoraPhD: Great blog post: Why I teach ‘in the wild’

Great #colearning blog post: Why I teach ‘in the wild’ http://wp.me/p56rpp-I  #ccourses

purling4peas: Time for Connected Courses to address issues raised in CNN’s

Time for Connected Courses http://connectedcourses.net  to address issues raised in CNN’s #IvoryTower #ccourses

Barbie Computer Engineer

Over the last few years, there have been a number of calls for more people to learn computer programming. President Obama made such an appeal last year, and last week Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, called for politicians themselves to learn to code. Not, he said, because we want them to […] The post Barbie Computer Engineer appeared first on…

rljessen: is taling about what calls “crap detection”

@pweiss is taling about what @hrheingold calls “crap detection” #hyperthinking #ccourses

forgetmebot: RT .MiaZamoraPhD: Never Forget: Successful co-learning models webinar

RT .MiaZamoraPhD: Never Forget: Successful co-learning models webinar #ccourses http://youtube.com/watch?v=RSCvAe65zDU&feature=youtu.be … #colearning #nwpam14 #hastac #digped

TonyBrainstorms: yes. This evening for example.

@Bali_Maha @GoogleGuacamole yes. This evening for example. #ccourses

Profrehn: In , self-designed major students are teaching class now, each on a different topic of their own choice. Co-learning rocks

In #wsp101, self-designed major students are teaching class now, each on a different topic of their own choice. Co-learning rocks #ccourses

Time for Co-Learning

It’s week thirteen of the semester and I no longer pretend I’m going to catch up. Read, make, watch and blog half of what I want to for Connected Courses? Revise and submit the Belyaev fox paper? Pick up the threads of chapter four of Space Dogs? Nope. Not going to happen. Because when you […]