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4 months ago
Did Psychedelic Mushrooms Appear in Medieval Christian Art?: A Video Essay
Historical research reveals psychoactive substances to have been in use longer than most of us would assume. But did Adam and Eve do mushrooms in the Garden of Eden? Unsurprisingly, that question is fraught on …
By Colin Marshall, 538 words
Average 557 words.
“Futurist, educator, speaker, writer.”
2 days ago
My new book, Universities on Fire, is now in the world
Today is a good day for me. My new book, Universities on Fire: Higher Education in the Climate Crisis, is now published. It’s my Johns Hopkins University monograph on how colleges and universities might be …
By Bryan Alexander, 245 words
Average 1,182 words.
The Ethan Hein Blog
“Music, Technology, Evolution.”
a day ago
Frequency and EQ
EQ (equalization) plugins are volume controls for specific parts of the frequency spectrum. Every DAW, mixing board and guitar amp has EQ controls, and they can radically transform your sounds. But while EQ is an …
Average 962 words.
Frog in a Well
“The primary purpose … is to promote more communication between those studying and researching in places like the United States with those in other places such as Japan.”
3 weeks ago
Cleaning Up Tables from Primary Sources in ChatGPT
I’ve been following with interest the debates around the rapid emergence of powerful large language models such as OpenAI’s ChatGPT, its Bing sibling Sydney, Meta’s Galactica, and Google’s Bard. One important recent discussion of this …
By K. M. Lawson, 486 words
Average 599 words.
GeoEd Trek - AGU Blogosphere
“Focuses on geoscience education/outreach, science communication, and technology tools in the classroom, online, and in the field.”
By Laura Guertin.
3 days ago
The Changing Chesapeake – an exhibit on climate change and the Chesapeake community
What happens when a call is put out to a community to explore the intersections of climate change and a geographic region, and to share their views and reflections via art? You end up with …
By Laura Guertin, 1,043 words
Average 869 words.
Houston Foresight – Blog
15 hours ago
Student submission: Futures and Grief
Submission by Juli Rush When I first came to the Foresight program in 2020, I was unsure how I was going to fit into the program or what I’d end up using foresight for in …
Average 346 words.
how we montessori
“How we implement the principles of Maria Montessori in our home.”
4 months ago
Six Blindfold Activities for Children 3yrs+
Have you tried any blindfold activities with your child? If your child goes to a Montessori school, it's likely they have tried some sensorial activities like the pink tower, knobbed cylinders, thermic tablets, perhaps even …
By howwemontessori, 566 words
Average 632 words.
“A weblog devoted to the underlying craft of research.”
By Thomas Basbøll.
5 days ago
The Performative Scholar: Authority, Expertise, and the Articulation of Knowledge
A dialogue with OpenAI’s ChatGPT-4 TB: I’m working on a paper about what it means to be a scholar qua “knowledge-able person”. I want to argue that a scholar’s competence is performed by thinking, speaking, …
By Thomas Basbøll, 2,983 words
Average 1,092 words.
joe moran's words
“on the everyday, the banal and other important matters.”
a month ago
Gen Z and Me
This is a longer version of the piece I wrote on Generation Z for the London Review of Books: On the walk from the car park to my university building sits a red telephone box, …
Average 1,502 words.
“Pondering what my next degree should be 😂.”
By Apostolos K.
2 weeks ago
New Article out: Speculative Futures on ChatGPT and Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI)
This week a new collaborative article was published in the Asian Journal of Distance Education titled "Speculative Futures on ChatGPT and Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI): A Collective Reflection from the Educational Landscape." Our friend and …
By Apostolos K. ("AK"), 658 words
Average 967 words.
Punya Mishra's Web | Blog
“Living at the junction of education, creativity, technology & design.”
a week ago
Using AI to digitally clone myself (AKA creating a Puny-Punya)
Note: The photo-manipulated image of me holding my own head was created almost 20 years ago by Paul Kurf, a student in my learning by design, class! Image design & layout, Punya Ethan Mollick is …
By Punya Mishra, 66 words
Average 63 words.
The Research Whisperer
“Just like the Thesis Whisperer - but with more money.”
By Tseen Khoo, Jonathan O’Donnell.
3 weeks ago
The unsustainability of the “pay-as-you-go” publishing model
Photo by Erik Mclean on Unsplash Recently, Zhejiang Gonggong University announced that articles published with MDPI, Frontiers Media & Hindawi, the three largest open access publishers, would not be included in research performance statistics. Universities …
By Research Whisperer, 1,737 words
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Roots and Wings - Blog
“One teacher’s approach to kindergarten that is inspired by the early childhood practices of Reggio, Montessori, and Waldorf, but applied to a public school setting.”
By Jackie Clarke.
4 months ago
25 Resources, Ideas, and Projects for Learning Together in December
Inside: Looking for ideas for your December kindergarten plans? Here are 25 experiences to help you create a more meaningful month with kids. Your December Kindergarten Plans If there is ever a month where planning …
Average 81 words.
Teaching Made Visible
“Hallway conversations about teaching and learning.”
14 hours ago
Ungrading on my mind
When I was introduced to the practice of ungrading, I was drawn to a simple description provided by Jesse Stommel. The practice itself isn’t simple at all, but it was described, simply. I don’t even …
By Rafael Palomino, 60 words
Average 59 words.
Teach the Future | Blog
“Get inspired by ideas on teaching the future from our global team of volunteers, facilitators, trainers, academics and teachers.”
13 hours ago
UNGP & SOIF Presents Inclusive and Diverse Futures
Teach the Future attended the thematic session on "How to Achieve Inclusive and Diverse Futures and Foresight: Ethical and Decolonial Perspectives" hosted today on Thursday, 30th March at 12-2pm GMT, by SOIF and UNGP. Structure …
By Lisa Giuliani, 141 words
Average 289 words.
The Thesis Whisperer
“Just like the horse whisperer - but with more pages.”
By Professor inger mewburn.
a month ago
Preparing for a binge writing session
It’s been a busy month here at Thesis Whisperer HQ… I am doing #LazyPost this month by recycling a bit of my teaching content. This post is about organising yourself for a ‘binge writing’ session. …
By Thesis Whisperer, 2,198 words
Average 2,186 words.