Yochai Benkler - 'The networked public sphere': framing the public discourse of the SOPA/PIPA debate. Rekviēms sapnim. Latvijas Universitātes doktorante Nopūtas, ka Latvijā vairs nav tādas Dienas, kāda tā bija savā spēcīgākajā pagātnē, rada ērtu aizbildinājumu jaunu, mazāka mēroga un cita stila projektu neesamībai. 17. gadsimtā par nostalģiju sauca ķermenisku reakciju uz cilvēka prombūtni no mājām — aptuveni tāpat kā par iesnām sauc ķermeņa reakciju uz saaukstēšanos.
Taču patlaban nostalģiju aplūko vairs ne kā slimību, bet gan kā kultūras parādību, kas signalizē par cilvēka vai sabiedrības neapmierinātību ar pašreizējo situāciju. Nostalģija bijušajās sociālisma valstīs ir īpaši interesanta parādība, kas ieguvusi pat speciālus apzīmējumus — Ostalģija Vācijā vai Jugostalģija bijušajā Dienvidslāvijā.
Arī Latvijas mediju videi ir savs nostalģijas paveids — sauksim to par Dienstalģiju. No avīzes par simbolu Par ilgu objekta dzimšanas dienu var uzskatīt 1992. gadu, kad zviedru mediju koncerns Bonnier kļuva par laikraksta Diena lielāko īpašnieku. Ko lasīt kreisajiem? Un ko gan lasīt kārtīgam latvju hipsterim? Today.
Technology and social inclusion: rethinking the digital divide - Mark Warschauer. Digital Citizenship. One of the focuses we continue to address in education is digital citizenship, Internet safety and cyber ethics.
“Digital Citizenship is more than just a teaching tool; it is a way to prepare students/technology users for a society full of technology.” Virtual Freedom: Net Neutrality and Free Speech in the Internet Age (Stanford Law Books) (9780804763851): Dawn Nunziato. A 21st Century Professional Development Proposal - LeaderTalk - Social media in the classroom ~ sites and articles. Just over four weeks from now I shall be conducting an all day workshop on social media in education.
I conducted a similar workshop at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore last October. It is an interactive workshop with plenty of discussion, argument, brainstorming and exploration. I spent a couple of hours this evening reviewing links and resources I had gathered together for the participants. I shall add them to the workshop page this week. 100 Inspiring Ways to Use Social Media In the Classroom. Social media may have started out as a fun way to connect with friends, but it has evolved to become a powerful tool for education and business.
Sites such as Facebook and Twitter and tools such as Skype are connecting students to learning opportunities in new and exciting ways. Whether you teach an elementary class, a traditional college class, or at an online university, you will find inspirational ways to incorporate social media in your classroom with this list. Ideas for K-12 Classrooms Implement these great ideas in your K-12 classroom to have students learning in a dynamic new way. Make literature real. Ideas for College Classrooms Integrate these suggestions into college classrooms for engaging learning opportunities. Window to daily life at school. Ways Students Can Use Social Media From practicing a foreign language to finding scientific research, these tips will have students using social media to enhance their education.
Research on Social Network Sites. Acquisti, Alessandro, and Gross, Ralph. (2006). In Golle, P. and Danezis, G. (Eds.), . (pp. 36--58).Cambridge, U.K. Facebook for educators. Infographic: Is Social Media Ruining Students? - Nicholas Jackson - Technology. Facebook is an enormous social network currently closing in on 700 million users, but it started on college campuses and that's where it still rules.
About 96 percent of students use the site, according to Online Education, an Internet database that serves as a resource for prospective students. What effect has it had on them and their studies? "In the end, the question isn't so much whether Facebook makes you a better student -- it's how can you best manage its presence in your life and studies," Peter Pachal wrote at PC magazine. L'art d'être libres au temps des automates.
Consent of the Networked: The Worldwide Struggle For Internet Freedom (9780465024421): Rebecca MacKinnon. The Safe-Surfing Contract. Internet safety resources. SOITA is dedicated to providing schools, students, and community members with the latest information about Internet Safety. Training for Internet Safety issues such as cyberbullying, cyber predators, sexting, and email security are available from SOITA in a 2-hour workshop overview or a 5-hour train-the-trainer workshop. Alternative train-the-trainer opportunities are available online from iSAFE at SOITA, in cooperation with Ohio's Educational Technology agencies, has created a high-quality list of Internet Safety resources for students in all grade levels and for parents. These resources can be found at and click on K-12 Resources.
You can also click here to go directly to the resources. AVENIR DE L'INTERNET. 5111 - NEUTRALITE DU NET. Morozovs J. Tīkla mānija. Morozov, Evgeny. Evgeny Morozov is the author of The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom and a contributing editor at The New Republic.
In 2010-2012 Evgeny was a visiting scholar at Stanford University and a Schwartz fellow at the New America Foundation. In 2009-2010 he was a fellow at Georgetown University and in 2008-2009 was a fellow at the Open Society Foundations (where he also sat on the board of the Information Program between 2008 and 2012). Between 2006 and 2008 he was Director of New Media at Transitions Online. Evgeny has written for The New York Times, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, London Review of Books, Times Literary Supplement, and other publications. The Net Delusion by Evgeny Morozov: review.