A QUOTE

"The idea that we don’t have to *force* education, that people like to learn if there is something worth learning, is the gold mine for the digital age."
Cathy Davidson in The Chronicle of Higher Education

A TEXT POST

Hacktivity Kits for Webmaking

Now available: Hacktivity Kits for Webmaking! Use the Hacktivity Kits as a guide to running your own learning events. Take a look, try out some of the hacktivities at your next learning event, and give us some feedback! There are kits for each of the Mozilla Webmaker tools, and they cover a mess of skills - both cognitive and affective. All content is open and free, and you’re invited to submit your own hacktivities and learning materials.

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Here’s a DIY video produced by WNYC Radio Rookies at MozFest, to teach others how-to remix a website using X-Ray Goggles. Thanks to @HeatherPayne for the vocal stylings! 

A VIDEO

The folks from REV- produced a mini anthropological documentary about webmakers at Mozilla Festival using Popcorn! Here’s the team responsible for chronicling these fascinating creatures!

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Scenes from Hacktivate Learning, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. Building hacktivities, creating an open schools handbook for teachers, making a media history timeline in Popcorn, chronicling the superheroes of MozFest, developing materials to help grandma - and others- learn about the web, illustrating, post-it making, remixing, connecting…

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wnycradiorookies:

Human API for Hive @Heatherpayne making “How to install X-ray goggles to hack websites — hackasaurus” video! At #hacktivate with @radiorookies @hivelearningnyc Come on over and make your own popcorn diy

Reblogged from WNYC RADIO ROOKIES