On top of one of Jokaydia’s minecraft worlds

Had an amazing tour of Jo Kay’s latest build and chatted with her and Dean Groom about what they’re doing with Minecraft, kids and learning. While I haven’t been grabbed by the Minecraft bug (I like my virtual worlds prettier and more realistic), I am in awe of what the kids are doing and what Jo has built and what Dean is building around it in terms of pedagogy. The kids are learning planning, building,…

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Steve Jobs on life and death and dreaming

Sure, I know that lots of people will be sharing this video. But this blog is about me too and I want this closer to me than a diigo link. Love Apple or not, I can mourn the passing of someone who changed the world and seemed to hang on to his humanity. A lot of inspiration to be had from this video – but it’s best watched at home and in the close proximity…

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