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  1. amiddlet50

    A Man Walked into a Bar: humour, space, self-deprecation, #activelearning

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    In this post I explore the pedagogy of humour in the context of higher education teaching and learning and begin to realise there’s more to humour in the classroom than having a bit of fun! This was my starting point, … Continue reading ?
  2. amiddlet50

    Gamification – a way to understand #activeleaning

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    I have been interested in games-based learning and playful learning since the early 2000s when I came across J. P. Gee’s work and since leading work on creative development in academic practice. The Creative Development Team I was responsible for … Continue reading
  3. gpotter

    #ds106radio update

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    Photo via @noiseprofessor For the first time since 2011 #ds106radio went down hard – for 48 hours.   I won’t go into the details of what the ice weasels reported when they entered the station, but they felt it best to reno the studios and broadcast tower by eating most of the station.  Luckily, the […]
  4. gpotter

    The Moth

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    Storytelling rests on ‘ands’.  It’s a series of connectives and all of the contentious parts kinda have to exist as subtext – you’re simply narrating something.  The audience is enlisted in the narration and the disagreements exist at a deeper level. There is a kind of intimacy, an old fashioned campfire, front-porch intimacy, that comes […]
  5. gpotter

    Walking Distance to the Jukebox

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    [audio:https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/2251996/blue_moon_ds106zone.mp3|titles=Bombpa] “And also like all men perhaps there’ll be an occasion, maybe a summer night sometime, when he’ll look up from what he’s doing and listen to the distant music of a calliope, and hear the voices and the laughter of the people and the places of his past. And perhaps across his mind there’ll […]
  6. gpotter

    Time Enough At Loop

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    Here’s a #ds106zone Week 2 submission – Time Enough At Loop. It was made by layering a looped selection from the opening of Pink Floyd’s Time with a video loop selection from the Twilight Zone’s Time Enough At Last episode usin...
  7. gpotter

    ds106rad.io widgets and player

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    ds106rad.io underwent some DNS resolution hiccups last week resulting in the our ds106rad.io URL not resolving to IP 64.69.64.245:8000 consistently … it is all worked out now and as @scottlo would say, “Is All Set For The GumBall Rally” The ds106rad.io server will have a copy of @aforgrave’s great browser-based player at ds106rad.io/listen this weekend – mobile […]
  8. gpotter

    The New, Old Radio Friend

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    It has been over 2 years since the freeform webradio experiment #ds106radio poked its head up on the internet.  It has been a fast, loose, out of control experiment in audio held together by chewing gum, duct tape, and a whole lotta awesome people. I was never quite crazy about the /AutoDJ element of CentovaCast […]

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