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    Lifetime’s of Learning

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    Fire engulfs a home

    Whenever I meet another glassblower I ask them “when did you first get in trouble for starting a fire?” They always have a story.

    I was about five when my mother called the fire department on me because I liked to play with matches. I can’t …

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    Learning Strategies and Goals

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    Oxford University

     

    “A university training…aims at raising the intellectual tone of society, at cultivating the public mine, at purifying the national taste, at supplying true principles to popular enthusiasm and fixed aims to popular aspiration…at facilitating the exercise of political power, and refining the intercourse of private life.”

    I …

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    In the Valley of Hearts’ Delight

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    Bronze bust of DeWissant by Auguste Rodin

     

    I caught a ride to Stanford yesterday to discuss eportfolios with Dr. Helen Chen. We didn’t get a chance to talk at the recent Association for Authentic, Experiential and Evidence-Based Learning (AAEEBL) conference in Portland. My friend had an appointment at Stanford …

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    Hollywood

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    Well, I just got into town about an hour ago
    Took a look around, see which way the wind blow
    Where the little girls in their Hollywood bungalows

    Are you a lucky little lady in the City of Light
    Or just another lost angel?
    City of Night, City of Night,…

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    Digital Pedagogy redux

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    After hundreds of hours of research (online and otherwise), travelling to the University of Victoria, British Columbia, for the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (twice!), taking the “Digital Pedagogy and Praxis” class, and talking with several of the presenters mentioned in this story at #DHSI last month: today I discovered the …

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