*Finally* finished writing! I promised to share so here it is.
Funny how I'm more excited to share with people "out there" than to submit to my prof. (Should go without saying that your feedback means more). 😉
Anyway, this is 1/2 in my "summer papers that must be written" collection. It is about the problems with big prizes (Global Learning XPRIZE), big ed tech and, well, just big.
Comments good, bad and ugly always welcome.
@tdorey Just read through it; thank you! There's a lot there to think about. I remember first hearing about OLPC many years ago and thinking it was a fantastic thing (this was long before I started learning about pedagogy). Now I find the more learn about pedagogy, the more these kind of techno-optimistic initiatives send shivers down my spine.
I wonder if @Downes will introduce some of these issues in his new e-learning 3.0 MOOC. (Somehow, I imagine so.🙂 )
I'm hoping to follow the course when it starts, but probably won't be among the most active. But a continuing discussion would definitely be a good thing.
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