Positive News seeks an Editor

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Positive News seeks an Editor (and if  – if you haven’t read Postive News yet – check it out). Following the success of their #OwnTheMedia crowdfunding campaign, Positive News is now looking for an Editor to join the team. The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 11th January; see the website for full details.

From – Owning Is the New Sharing – by Nathan Schneider

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Related to my interest in learning-and-earning in a disrupted, Internet-based world, and new models of organisations and ownership. From –Owning Is the New Sharing – by Nathan Schneider with my italics. (snip) The resurgent co-op model The worker cooperative is an old model that’s attracting new interest among the swelling precariat masses — youthful and… Read more »

The birth of Education’s new Scientology Cult.

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My highlights – why I want to re-read: 20 Tips for Great Teaching The birth of Education’s new Scientology Cult. Graham Brown-Martin If you fell for the clickbait headline then the chances are that you’ll be a fan of Doug Lemov. Hailing from New York, a product of Teach for America, with a Harvard MBA… Read more »

What If Everyone Had Free 2G Mobile Internet Access? – ICTWorks

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Excerpt from ICTWorks post highlighted regarding relevance to Dadamac Connect’s interests What If Everyone Had Free 2G Mobile Internet Access? (snip) Is All Data Bandwidth is Equally Valuable? The “all bits are created equal” debate in Network Neutrality doesn’t really take into account our varied experiences of Internet.  On a personal level, it is clear that… Read more »

Is 2016 the year of Pomodoro?

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I liked this tweet – Teatro Pomodoro ‏@teatropomodoro Jan 3 It took us almost 3 days to figure it out, but now we are sure: 2016 is going to be the year of the Pomodoro pic.twitter.com/8LPBueS2UR Relevant @Jonathan -The pomodoro video 44 seconds in reminded me of our “colleagues conversation” today at Deli Nene  –… Read more »