Peacekeeping and Poetry – A Humanities Unit

How did you find your group for this project? I did not really find a group for my project. There are probably a few reasons responsible for that. First, I started the course late and a little reluctantly due to an increase of personal responsibilities. Second, the workload at my school increased due to planning…

How can I ignite curiosity within my students?

This week’s readings do not all fit into the compelling question “What role will you play in promoting curiosity and truth?” as we also encompass compassion when using social media. I like that. I align with Butler University’s CARE acronym (Concern, Assume Responsibility, React, Evaluate and Follow up) as it strips our incognito internet personas…

Privacy on the Internet : Are we overreacting?

The most thought provoking reading for Week 3 for me was the article Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture by John D. and Katherine MacArthur Foundation. The ideas of three challenges that we will face in the future i.e. the Participation Gap which means that not everyone will be able to access digital knowledge is…