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    I returned to StoryCenter in Berkeley this week to participate in a Digital Storytelling workshop. It’s been five years since my first workshop there.

    I returned to community college as a non-traditional (adult) student after President Obama urged displaced workers to update their skills in his first State of the …

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    Can Democrats learn from President Macron’s example?




    At the 2017 ceremony to open the new NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, French President Macron demonstrated how to communicate with a bully. I added the Belgian national anthem, performed by the US Navy band, for atmosphere. And a fake news ending.

    If the video player isn’t working …

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    I made a digital postcard to commemorate the students from Granada Hills High School in Southern California (and in cities in all fifty states) who walked out of their classes, staged demonstrations and observed a moment of silence in honor of the fourteen students and three adult staff killed a …

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    Further Adventures of an Adult Student


    I’m completing a Bachelor’s degree online at Metropolitan State University’s College of Individualized Studies in St. Paul, Minnesota. I chose Metro State because they were originally a University Without Walls when created in 1971. I’m also a student and worker at the Western Institute for Social Research in Berkeley, California, …

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    Learn to edit Wikipedia


    Join me at the Western Institute for Social Research (WISR) in Berkeley, California, next Monday, January 15th at 6 pm

    Learn to edit Wikipedia!

    Bring your laptop and we will all sign into the online course and discuss the eventual creation of a WISR Wikipedia page.

    Click on the flyer …

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    Why Open Matters


    A global network of social media and open resources, including Liberal, Radical and Conservative educational “canons.” Remix by MCW


    A retired American scientific glassblower, I started on my career journey at a California community college after I graduated from high school. On a whim I signed up for a …

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    Lifetime’s of Learning


    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


    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


    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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    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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