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A conversation with Audrey Watters about Web Literacies.

Update: For the latest information on the Web Literacy standard work, head to http://mzl.la/weblitstd TL;DR version: Amongst other things, Audrey reckons Mozilla should: show potential Webmakers cool stuff that it’s possible to do with HTML, CSS and (especially) JavaScript; work backwards in deconstructing a cool project; pass over the ‘why?’ for some learners; show what’s […]

Lesson plans, social bookmarking and the purpose of education: a response to the latest Hack Education podcast

I was fortunate enough to meet the amazing Audrey Watters and Steve Hargadon when I was over in San Francisco earlier this year. The authenticity of the ‘Irish’ pub in which we met was questionable, but their commitment to furthering education certainly isn’t! Steve and Audrey have a weekly podcast in which they reflect on […]