Amazing/True Stories of Openness

Serendipity Sprung From Acts of Open Sharing

I am revving up a new round of “Amazing Stories” and now you can add them directly. Share one today!

Blogged Family Stories Unexpected Comments

It’s been a while since any new stories were added here, so I primed the well with one of my…

Remixing Voldemort

I tell 3 quick tales in this video. The first involves the revision of an existing open textbook for Research…

Amazing CONnections

Life Long Learners (Brian’s blog) My PLN: A Teacher’s Treasure (Brian’s blog) Darren Kurpotawa’s comment suggesting ds106 (Brian’s blog) DS106…

Childish Openness, or, Dammit, Babies, You’ve Got To Be Kind

On a chance meeting with colleague Bryan Alexander on an airplane… I’ve profited a lot from Bryan’s skills, knowledge, and…

Manzanita & Amazing Connections

Andy McKiel (Andy’s web site) A Penchant For Pens (Andy’s web site) Manzanita Pens (CogDogBlog) Conversation with Alan Levine, Pedagogical…

Real Connections

Ken Bauer on Teaching and Technology (blog) Tecnólogico de Monterrey (Guadalajara Campus) Turning Learning on Its Head (Jon Bergmann blog)…

The Conditioned

“A Facebook Page Changes a Homeless Poet’s Life” Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho was homeless in São Paulo, Brazil, for nearly 35…

Connecting With a Neighbor Via a Shared Flickr Photo

River Path (flickr photo by Sandy Brown Jensen) Old Paths (Poem on Setting Forth featuring Sandy’s photo) Sandy’s Photo Credits…

My Dad, Frank Larkin

John has been documenting his father’s World War II Prisoner of War experiences, and while not mentioned in this video,…

Connecting (and Visiting Hawaii) Via DS106

Through DS106 I met Cathleen Nardi, who’s from Maui. And although I have never been to Hawaii, next thing I…

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