What I’m reading 26 Jun 2015 through 11 Jul 2015

[toread] Moments in man-made ‘music’ and the machines behind it – – (dh ) Why I Just Asked My Students To Put Their Laptops Away… — Medium – It's interesting that we're *still* debating this one. Shirky emphasizes that it's not so much the machine as the content that lures – content that is *designed*… Continue reading What I’m reading 26 Jun 2015 through 11 Jul 2015

Morgan’s pinboard for 30 Dec 2014

Fedwiki Happening: I Don’t Know How to Start, So Let’s Just Type | Hapgood – Hard? Since when does hard put us off? I read lit theory for breakfast, overthrow six well-won assumptions by lunch, have preconceptions for dinner. Bring it on! "Federated wiki is not hard like setting up a Jekyll instance hard, or… Continue reading Morgan’s pinboard for 30 Dec 2014

throat clearing

Time to get back to the classroom, and that means breaking in some new software, including an updated blogging app, Blogo. It was out orignally in 2009, if my old license key is accurate, but went dark for a while. It’s been released as v 2. It seems roughly the same as I recall it… Continue reading throat clearing

on pinboard for May 21st, 2014 through May 30th, 2014

The Phenomenology of Participation: Derrida and the Future of Pedagogy – example of how interfaces shape learning. " Google docs, for example, can be thought of as merely a technological innovation that enables collaborative notetaking. But the programming structure of Google docs closely resembles Clay Shirky’s articulation in Here Comes Everybody of how collective action… Continue reading on pinboard for May 21st, 2014 through May 30th, 2014

bookmarks for December 14th, 2013

The Conversation around “Snow Fall” — Digital Rhetoric Collaborative – More interesting for the discussion on screens and the net than the snow fall article itself. And damn good example of curation. – (dh curating curation ) What Screens Want by Frank Chimero – – (dh )

bookmarks for November 27th, 2013 through November 28th, 2013

The Teacher’s Guide To Pinterest – Edudemic – Edudemic – Hmmm… curated, or simply dumped in a heap? – (curating DH ) Death to the dropbox: Rethinking Student Privacy and Public Performance – – (DH openaccess ) » Zen Scavenger Essay Writing SAMPLE REALITY – In a related exercise, students get a wordle of a… Continue reading bookmarks for November 27th, 2013 through November 28th, 2013

bookmarks for August 25th, 2012

How to Storify. Why to Storify. | Digital Pedagogy | HYBRID PEDAGOGY – – (dh curating howto ) The Twitter Essay | Digital Pedagogy | HYBRID PEDAGOGY – Write an essay in exactly 140 characters that does real work in the world. – (DH twitter FYC ) Learning as Performance: MOOC Pedagogy and On-ground Classes… Continue reading bookmarks for August 25th, 2012

bookmarks for July 31st, 2012

Digital Scholarship | Open Educational Resources (OERs) for digital scholars – sister site to readytoresearch.co.uk. – (dh de oer iet ) Ready to Research | Open Educational Resources (OERs) for research students – IET produced study guide/ clearing house of OERs. Curatorial practices to envy and emulate. Robin Goodfellow, Martin Weller at al. Crap site… Continue reading bookmarks for July 31st, 2012

bookmarks for May 8th, 2012 through May 9th, 2012

Multitasking May Hurt Your Performance, But It Makes You Feel Better – it makes class time bearable. "The findings showed that multitasking often gave the students an emotional boost, even when it hurt their cognitive functions, such as studying." – (fyc multitasking ) Garfield – How Students Learn Statistics – – (statistics a&e fyc )… Continue reading bookmarks for May 8th, 2012 through May 9th, 2012