Empathy is a powerful thing. Big Data and analytics misses this aspect of teaching and learning.
How NOT to Set Goals (Why S.M.A.R.T. goals are lame)
Brendan Burchard's D.U.M.B. goals, on trying not to get buried and lost in busy task-completion. He seems to be of the Tony Robbins / TED school, but, still, there's something to this.
Dee Fink's keynote at #TICONF2015
Dee Fink, giving the opening keynote presentation at the 2015 University of Calgary Conference on Postsecondary Learning and Teaching. The theme of the 2015 conference is Design for Learning: Fostering Deep Learning, Engagement and Critical Thinking.
We hadn't planned to record the keynote, but Dee asked us if we would, so we set something up that morning. The video is usable, but we'll be producing higher quality recordings for future events…
Year one: Calgary
Absolutely fantastic video project by a UCalgary business student. I love that a student can produce something like this as a personal/indie/small-scale project. Fast, cheap, out of control!
Reclaiming Educational Technology: flexible and open
Reclaiming Educational Technology: fostering a culture of innovation
Episode 2 of Reclaiming Educational Technology, focusing on the DTLT unit at the University of Mary Washington, and how they are able to successfully foster a culture of innovation.
Reclaiming Educational Technology: the business and politics of edtech
vintage Calgary, 1976-1981
Skateboarding in Calgary, circa 1986
This documentary is awesome.
So many 1986.