Opening up ‘The World is Open’

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010 Posted in reading, reviews, teaching & learning | No Comments »

Curtis Bonk's book, The World is Open in print or for your Kindle takes Friedman's ideas in the World is Flat and transposes them into a theory of learning that ... Read more..

That’s Quite a Byte

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 Posted in media | No Comments »

EMC introduced it's digital ticker in 2007 and asserts that the Digital Universe is Still Growing, noting that the creation of new digital information in 2008 actually exceeded IDC predictions by three percent. ... Read more..

Indecent Indeed

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 Posted in funding, multiple literacies, teaching & learning | No Comments »

Read Buffy Hamilton's (The Unquiet Librarian) powerful response (An Indecent Proposal) to the President's failure to include funding in support of school libraries.  This failure to strengthen his recent official ... Read more..