Hive

Keywords: Hive, open, collaboration
This white paper from the Hive NYC talks about why working in the open is relevant to their organization. It further describes what working in the open looks like in practice and talks about the benefits and tensions. Citation: Santo, R., Ching, D., Peppler, K., Hoadley, C. (2014). What does it mean to “Work Open” in Hive NYC? A Vision for Collective Organizational Learning. New York, NY: Hive...
As part of Connected Educator Month, which is taking place in the month of October, Hive Learning Networks and Educator Innovator at the National Writing Project are faciltiating a series called Learning Aloud Geekouts! The series kicks off on Monday, September 30 at 4:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. PT. This special kickoff is an "unHangout" event where educators in the Maker movement will facilitate...
This post, an excerpt from a longer piece, summarizes themes and cases from early fieldwork I conducted on the Hive NYC Learning Network. If you're interested in reading more, you can download the full pre-publication draft of this research: Both R&D and Retail: Hive NYC as Infrastructure for Learning Innovation.  Starting back in March 2012, I began ethnographic fieldwork looking at the...