Building while flying

When they hired me for my new job, they told me that they needed to develop a competency-based framework for their organization, including new apprenticeships, connections with post-secondary institutions, and a strategy to more effectively integrating blended learning. I am now just over three months in and things are a little different than I was […]

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finding what was missing

I am rolling into the third month at my new job. In most ways this job is a return to my roots, building a learning design team, developing curriculum maps, design documents, blueprints and storyboards. We discuss what needs to be learned and how best to present it. I talk about the use of data […]

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What might help?

I’m thinking about these voices of protest who are enabled to be incredibly effective because of the scale and reach, on the exact same platform that enables all the harm it enables. I’ve been busy lately so I haven’t been on Twitter, or anywhere else, much. So when I popped in some time today and […]

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Curating Digital Voices in the Margins

The following is a paper written for my doctoral program. I thought about trying to clean it up and publish it somewhere, but not sure where to submit it for consideration (suggestions welcome). In the meantime, I thought I’d share it here. _______________________________________ In open online spaces, we are not equally fragile. It is everyone’s […]

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Creativity at a Distance

We are in the midst of planning an event at TRU for October 23 & 24, 2017 called Creativity in the Open. I’ve described it as: Two days of sharing ideas about openness and creativity and their place in education in a fun and informal atmosphere. We are very lucky to have Laura Ritchie, Rajiv […]

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