Category Archives: education

Greetings to all paying attention to #COP21

Greetings to all those paying attention to the Climate Change Conference #COP21. We’re asking how well the conference connects with remote participants and we want to know what’s taking place and what’s making news. This is a call for public … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors Nevada

Kudos to the organizers of this weekend’s Get Outdoors Nevada celebration at Sunset Park in Las Vegas. So many good people, such a a fun, family-friendly event at a beautiful city park with great viewing of the incoming and outgoing … Continue reading

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Literacy Day 2015

Happy International Literacy Day 2015 Translating: International Literacy Day Chinanteco (San Felipe Usila, Mexico): jm quieh a he ma jyi Quechua (Bolivia): Yachana Jatun Punchay Nyungar (Australia): Nidja Kedela Boolala Moort Bibbul Djinanginy (this day lots of people/family are looking … Continue reading

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June 2015 Hangout Highlights

I had hoped that I could blog about individual hangouts, but I just haven’t had the time. That said, discussions in June have been nothing short of wonderful. It’s as if friends and colleagues ‘get it’ and are ready to … Continue reading

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Sharing Should Not Be a Crime #openeducationwk

March 9-13, 2015 Open Education Week http://www.openeducationweek.org – @openeducationwk hashtag: #openeducationwk; wiki: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/OER This year we spotlight news from Colombia. Sharing should not be a crime and we certainly hope that Masters student Diego Gomez is not prosecuted for sharing an academic article … Continue reading

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03.2015

Some of the events we’re paying attention in March 2015 March 2 430pm Las Vegas World Wildlife Day Hangout March 3, 830am Las Vegas World Wildlife Day Hangout March 4-8 Te Matatini Kapa Haka (Christchurch, New Zealand) Facebook March 9 … Continue reading

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#StudyAbroadBecause ‘There is no travel without learning and no learning without travel’

Tuesday, December 23, we held a live video hangout focusing on ‘study abroad’ in tandem with the hashtag #StudyAbroadBecause Guests: Gregory Hubbs, Transitions Abroad @TransAbroad http://www.transitionsabroad.com Jessica Voigts, Wandering Educators @WanderingEds http://www.wanderingeducators.com As recommended reading, I would encourage friends to take a good look … Continue reading

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