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  1. Mar 2016
    1. Institutions can approach educational technology in two very different ways.

      Here I worry that the conversation comes back to that old argument about Techne vs Episteme. In education it seems to me that a focus on either of these is problematic and I have been considering if a focus on Phronesis could be the answer.

    2. It's about what you do and why you do it, not about who you are as a person.


      It allows for the possibility of growth, change, and even failure. Opposed to - you were born this way and that is just the way it is.

    3. so that

      This is a great reason for doing this kind of workshop but it also seems to me that there is merit in doing something like for the simple point of self-reflection.

    4. because

      Because it is never a good idea to limit (or celebrate) someone based on who, where, or when they were born but rather to judge them based on their character.

    5. It's a ridiculous metaphor.

      Let's call it what it is - It's an ageist metaphor.