Innovation

Extender Blogs, North Cohort, West Cohort

Cambrian Open Day: What is Next? #OpenDayCambrian @eCampusOntario #OEFellows

Today we started a conversation. The day opened with an all-stakeholder session that was attended by people from a variety of departments at Cambrian. Then, faculty retreated to the hub to do a deep-dive into various areas of openness. Information was shared, engaging questions were asked, and new ideas began to form in the room. A wonderful way to start the #oep conversation at @cambriancollege Thank you to faculty and planners for support. #opendaycambrian @cambrianhub @Cambrian_Jess @MarnieSeal @CambrianLibrary @melyoung00 @eCampusOntario […]

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Extender Blogs, North Cohort, West Cohort

Key Ingredients to Innovation: Curiosity, Process and Environment #AdvLearn2018 @MsAnitaSutton @cambrianhub

Anita Sutton, founder and CEO of SEED Learning, delivered a powerful opening keynote at the Advancing Learning conference. She emphasized what she feels are the key ingredients to innovation. She says that through her experience in engaging in a variety of different opportunities she has seen “the good and the bad in innovation.” Her main messages are reflected on below. Conference guests are listening closely to The Education Startup: Enabling Innovation with opening keynote speaker Anita Sutton of @SEEDlearningOrg! #AdvLearn2018 pic.twitter.com/SffR8IUZpE […]

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Extender Blogs, North Cohort, West Cohort

Ungrading: Take-aways from @VConnecting at #FOL18 with Lisa Read

“One of the hardest things for people to do is to change their mind … but that is our task as educators.” Tonight, on Virtually Connecting, a few lucky long distance folks (including myself) got to talk to some people at the BC Festival of Learning. The biggest take away for me was the discussion about moving away from grading students to what some call a “gradeless” approach, or what I have been referring to as “feedback-focused assessment.” Some thoughts […]

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