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Awareness, Mindfulness, and Restraint

Feb. 13, 2020 Participatory Culture in a Networked Era by Henry Jenkins, Mizuko Ito, danah boyd. Polity Press, 2016. (Chapters 4 & 5) Connected Learning infographic,  Textransformations: Interactive Art Practice as Connected Learning What is my relationship with technology? On a social level, I have 15 close ‘friends’ on Facebook and 15 classmates or professors […]

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Empowering Our Youth to be Productive Digital Citizens.

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” ― Malcolm X When I first began to read this article, this quote first came to my mind. In the day of age that we live in, technology is taking over… scratch that.. Technology is not taking […]

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Culture Club, Benjamins and Red Threads

Culture Club: Learning and Literacy This was a very thought-provoking article regarding participatory culture. The authors do a great job of arguing and counter-arguing, which is necessary for the crystallization of essential points. I was very intrigued by the concept of “information overload” (98). It reminded me of last week’s class, in which Dylan deftly […]

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Blog 2: Participatory Culture & Connected Learning

Intricate Web

The article and brilliant ideas of our fearless leader, has left me in awe this week. I spent a little more time researching her work and found a clip of her exhibit. It helped me to reconnect with the past and seeing another way that our society continues to improve upon technology. It had been […]