keynote

Keynoting and presenting in a virtual site like Blackboard Connect is sort of like hanging out with roomful of ghosts. They're very friendly and curious ghosts, sort of like Casper if he were to become a teacher instead of just a cute spirit. You feel the presence of participants in the scrolling chat room as you talk to a screen featuring slides you made and know by heart (mostly). Sometimes,...
In this keynote from the 2012 Digital Media and Learning Conference, John Seely Brown walks the audience through a vision of how learning can be transformed in the 21st century is we leverage new technological capacities to support the scaling of powerful practices in education—practices that have a long history in educational thought. The keynote is preceeded by introductions from David Theo...