Tag Archives: social responsibility

#Occupy #Education: Social media + Political action = Hands on learning

[photo of OakFoSho in action from Fly Trap Studio. Go look, it is worth it.] People spend a lot of time questioning the value and influence and usefulness of social media these days. I know this because I am one … Continue reading

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After this post, I may need to be “Committed.”

It has happened again. I am reading a book with so much immediate and significant relevance I am wondering how it is possible that it landed in my hands at this time. Of course I know, technically, how it happened: … Continue reading

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Edumacation: not a simple liberal ideal

“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and will never be.” ~ Thomas Jefferson There is much debate about the state of education these days, ironically more and … Continue reading

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