Posts by "Adam"

Creating the GOBLIN

In the Center for Teaching Excellence, we’ve been using OU Create pretty heavily as a distribution method for Faculty Learning Community curriculum. We’ve used it for FLCs about OU Create, about video production, wikis, mobile blogging, etc. You know, it’s interesting… Because what we offer isn’t a formal course, we’re never issued an instance on… Continue reading

A Create Promise

Below is the transcript of an email that I sent my team last night. I’m usually not one to publish private conversation, but this came together as much like a blog post as it did an email (and only includes what I have written). The only changes are some typos as well as several more links… Continue reading

Toward a Polaroid Pedagogy

A few weeks ago, Matt Crosslin reached out to me and asked if I would be interested in doing a Google Hangout for #HumanMOOC focused around the Community of Inquiry notion of cognitive presence. I was thrilled to get the opportunity to talk about my interpretation on how we can digitally create spaces that can enhance cognitive… Continue reading

Calypso, Sandstorm, and Cyberinfrastructure

This week, WordPress announced a new WordPress.com and desktop-based version of WordPress, codenamed Calypso, which allows you to locally manage multiple self-hosted and WordPress.com hosted websites. Essentially, it brings the streamlined WordPress.com interface to all. In fact, this is my first post written entirely on Calypso. Mike Caulfield wrote an excellent post yesterday titled Calypso is the Future… Continue reading