Welcome To Critical Literacies?

[Archive] [Discuss] [Search] [About] [Options]

The Daily

June 23, 2010

TODAY Elluminate Session on Syntax

Wednesday June 23: Elluminate session by Jenny Hughes, Graham Attwell, Stephen and Rita .

To join this session, follow the Link to Elluminate here. We advise you to have a look at it a little in advance of the session to familiarize yourself with it, check sound and microphone, and to logon.

TODAY, June 23, 1PM Atlantic Daylight Time (5PM London time, 12 nokn Eastern, 10 am Edmonton tiome, or find your time zone here)

Highlighted Resources


Here's what course members from around the world had to say. Want to join the conversation? Submit your feed. Then put this at the beginning of your post: CritLit2010

CritLit2010 Syntax week is going
.. and it is hot summer in Finland I could continue this post heading. I just found the post Maria Fernanda has written and I trust her, she is an expert of social communication and semiology. I am not able to combine my expertice to our issues, it takes more time than I have now. [...] June 23, 2010

CritLit2010: Filtering the truth and more
Similarly like "literacy" is much more than reading and writing, the "critical literacies" required for the internet citizen, are connotated with much more than the critical evaluation of the truth of assertions. Like reading and writing were associated with generally superior intellectual capabilities, the skill of filtering true information is strongly related to more general skills of coping with the abundance, and filtering, and picking the gems. Read more... June 21, 2010

Adult education wins linguistics
This is my contribution at the end of third week of CritLit2010. I moved to our summer cottage on Thursday, with some books and iPhone. Fortunately I found Stephen Brookfield’s Developing Critical Thinkers: challenging adults to explore alternative ways of thinking and acting. 1987. The book was in my bookshelf, waiting for opportunity to be [...] June 21, 2010

Discussion Forum

Still working on this - watch for more here

These links are comments posted to the Moodle Discussion Forum, , and . If you want to participate in the discussion, but don't want to set up a blog, then you can post here.


Post in Twitter and use the hashtag #CritLit2010 to be listed here. (These should be fresh. Still working on improving the Twitter display.)

#CritLit2010 RT@spirospiliadis RT @GrahamHill: RT @jhagel: Bow-tie structure http://bit.ly/bPhGD3 cc: @openworld @ToughLoveforX

RT @stevemac121: RT @gcourous: I would love your thoughts on skills for the 21st Century Educator: http://bit.ly/9 #critlit2010 http://amplify.com/u/7352

Check this video out -- 21st Century Literacy http://youtu.be/iey2WdagEw0 What does it mean for younger generation? #CritLit2010

Check this video out -- 21st Century Literacy http://youtu.be/d9ZRDRPqoXo About language and skills #CritLit2010

#CritLit2010 reflections – fourth week: http://wp.me/pX4TC-23

#CritLit2010 reflections fourth week Network Design Complexity: syntax & semantic web http://arenastudies.wordpress.com/

#CritLit2010 reflections fourth week Network DesignComplexity: syntax... http://amplify.com/u/74sj

A short post #CritLit2010 in response http://suifaijohnmak.wordpress.com/2010/06/23/critlit2010-syntax-and-semantic/

Check out this SlideShare presentation : Critical Literacy http://slidesha.re/6x9iRw #CritLit2010 Critical....

RT @suifaijohnmak: 看看此影片 -- Teaching In the 21st Century http://youtu.be/RmskHM0V2Ig How to engage people to explain, justify, evaluate & create? #CritLit2010

A story on social network #CritLit2010 http://suifaijohnmak.wordpress.com/2009/02/22/the-social-network/ Who wins?

RT @suifaijohnmak: Check this video -- Critical Thinking for Children - 3. Standards for Thinking http://youtu.be/T0JSwr_Ib7Q #CritLit2010 Aha! The standards

Has made a blog posting at http://mcmorgan.org/blog/?p=1428: #critlit2010: trees and linkers

Adult education is my science http://helistudies.edublogs.org/2010/06/21/adult-education-wins-linguistics/ How about you? #CritLit2010

#CritLit2010 A great summary on CritLit by Steve http://learnadoodledastic.blogspot.com/2010/06/consolidation-when-i-started-critical.html

This newsletter is sent only at the request of subscribers. If you would like to unsubscribe, click here.

Know a friend who might enjoy this course? Feel free to forward The Daily to your colleagues. If you received this issue from a friend and would like a free subscription of your own, you can join our mailing list. Click here.

Copyright 2010 Stephen Downes and Rita Kop This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/1.0