Pertinent Quotations, Sunday Inspiration

Once-upon-a-time, when Eudora was my email client, these two quotations made their way into my signature file, depending upon my mood. Thanks to Karl Fisch for the reminder. The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read or write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn. - Alvin Toffler In times of rapid change, the learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists. - Eric Hoffer He also has one that's new to me (and relevant on many different levels these days): We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. - Albert Einstein  Enjoy your 25-hour Sunday!    continue reading →

A Vision of Students Today

I've been using Professor Michael Wesch's The Machine Is Us/ing Us in classes to help explain Web2.0. Now he's produced a commentary on 21st century education (featured below; how it was made) as well as a short on folksonomy.continue reading →