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Icecorp Logistics0International Business Professionals!RESHARE, PLUS +1, ADD CIRCLE, COMMENT  #sharedcircle   #smallbusiness   #businessowners   #CEO   #President   #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #sharedcircleoftheday                     #sharewithyou #circlefriday #circlethursday #followfriday                     #follow #followme #followers #followback #circle #googleplus                 #communities #hangouts #events #googleplus #google #snowball           #vip #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedcircles #ffcircle #ff #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles 2014-04-18 03:10:02453001CC G+
Ventureboon0Add this member to your circle #socialmedia #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles  2014-04-15 12:10:295009510CC G+
DEVILZART1,310#sharedcircle #publiccircleshare   #circleshare   #circleoftheday #circleshares   #circlesharing   #circlesshare   #publicsharedcircle #publicsharedcircles   #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedcircleoftheweek #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircle #todayspublicsharedcircle #todayssharedcircle   #publiccircle #circle   #circles   #awesome #awesomeness #awesomepeople #shareyourcircle   #bestengagers #followers   #followback #paulaawesomecircle   #awesomecircles #paulateshima #topsharedcircle #topsharedcircle   #myseoissocial #besocial   #socializethesocial   #trust #circles #sharedcircle 2014-04-04 17:15:22500151123CC G+
ibrahim aslan0SHARE 2014-03-22 14:36:56501567CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:27:36393014CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:26:50393033CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:26:17393012CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:25:52393011CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:25:16393204CC G+
shinigami kurai109This circle will add great, amazing, wonderful, and awesome content to you feed plus your page will receive massive engagement and +1 'sBoost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Click add people and create your circle3 - share the circle (include yourself)4 - add +1 to the post +shinigami kurai2014-03-09 02:04:4450110313CC G+
DEVILZART386This circle will add great, amazing, wonderful, and awesome content to you feed plus your page will receive massive engagement and +1 'sBoost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Click add people and create your circle3 - share the circle (include yourself)4 - add +1 to the post +DevilzArt More you share more you get! #circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circleshared   #share   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #engagers   #engagerscircle   #engagerspeople   #engagersshowcasecircle   #publicsharedcircles   #wordpress   #seo   #affiliatemarketing    #googleplus   #googleplusupdate   #blogger   #bloggers   #blogging     #internet   #socialmedia   #socialmediatips   #socialnetworking   #internetmarketing   #seo   #seotips   #bloggingtips   #bloggingforbusiness   #bloggingforbusiness   #bloggingtipsandtricks 2014-03-08 15:58:55501191527CC G+
John Nuntiatio28,623#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #newcircle #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #health   #entertainment  #news  2014-03-01 15:15:34459271930CC G+
Becky Collins3,213Baseball circle #Baseball  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins 2014-02-26 10:30:413883216CC G+
DEVILZART103This circle will add great, amazing, wonderful, and awesome content to you feed plus your page will receive massive engagement and ppplllluuuussss OnEs!!!   Welcome to +circle your circle with circles!!!!!  :DBoost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post#circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circulo   #kreise   #kreis   #круг   #круги   #круглим   #кругляши  #blogger   #blogging   #bloggers#サークル   #界   #cercle   #دائرة   #kring   #kringen   #nederland  +Circles +Circle Circle Circle +Circles by DzjieDzjee +Selected Circles 2014 +Awesome Circles +Socialize circles +Circles & Circles & Circles +Google+ Categorized Circles +Circles Circles Circles +Curating Content on Google+ +Team Circle Share +Shared Circles +Circle Shares Notifications +Urkel's Shared Circles +Shared Circles Magic G+ +Shared Circles on G+ +SharedCircles #googleplus #circle #sahrecircle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleshared #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday 2014-02-25 06:41:2550015722CC G+
Becky Collins2,634Learning and Knowledge Management Circle - Feb22#circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins2014-02-22 06:31:49990014CC G+
Becky Collins2,634Marketing Circle : Feb 22#circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday +Becky Collins2014-02-22 06:29:4945517724CC G+
Scott Lewis119,839*The Amazing Women Circle*So as today's Hangout from +STEM Women on G+ w/ +Jonathan Eisen started, I decided to go back through my "Amazing Women's Circle" and feature the fantastic people that enrich my life, particularly in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. These brilliant women contribute regularly here on +Google+ and are a shining example of how it doesn't matter what sex or gender you are, everyone can do remarkable things.Please feel free to share this about and let me know in the comments if there are more Amazing Women I should add to this group! #STEMWomen   #GenderEquality   #Equality   #ScienceEveryday   #ScienceSunday  2014-02-16 21:06:57103261529CC G+
Scott Dawson4,241It's the weekend! Here's my Circle of New People on Google+  to share with all of you. This Circle is made up of new people I've circled in the past few weeks on Google+.To help build some engagement on Google+ & this Circle I ask that everyone who is in this circle share a recent post of their own, or one you've shared in the last week by adding a link to it in the comments.Doing so, will give us all an opportunity to connect and share with other active Google+ users.If you were notified then you are in this circle.I look forward to checking out your favorite posts that I might have missed!There's no requirement to share, +1 or Comment but it's always appreciated if you do.Have a great Saturday everyone!#sharedcircles  2014-02-08 15:06:03462241430CC G+
Scott Dawson3,845Happy Superbowl Sunday everyone!  Here's a Circle of New People I've circled recently on Google+  to share with all of you.To help build some engagement on Google+ & this Circle I ask that everyone who is in this circle share a recent post of their own by adding a link to it in the comments.Doing so, will give us all an opportunity to connect and share with other active Google+ users.If you were notified then you are in this circle.I look forward to checking out some of your favorite posts that I might have missed!Enjoy your Sunday!#sharedcircles  2014-02-02 14:35:09476291733CC G+
Corlis Gray97+Scott Dawson shared this circle of new people.Add them and many will follow you back. #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedpublicircles  2014-01-25 20:29:53483141121CC G+
Artur M.36,029A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра. #forfriends  2014-01-23 12:29:58459502977CC G+
Mikhail Petrovsky61,763Good morning / evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг / This social circle #EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2014-01-13 03:55:02339361976CC G+
Artur M.34,522A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.#forfriends  2014-01-10 16:26:54459582681CC G+
Fabian Weiland0#sharedcircle #sharedcircles #science #scientists  2013-12-02 14:10:58296000CC G+
Kyle Pearce0A great Google+ Circle of Educators!  2013-11-24 15:10:12501606CC G+
Lo Sauer2,493This is a great circle combined of active engagers, creative folks and  some of the best and brightest people on google+. A thank you in this circle-inclusion-shoutout to: +Peter Terren +Michael Műller +Carlos Esteban +Justin Chung +Malthus John +Marta Rauch +Rajini Rao +Katherine Vucicevic +Jonathan Eisen +Mike Allton +Scott Buehler +Mario Falcetti +Zvonimir Fras +Krithika Rangarajan +sridhar krishnan +Joanna Ortynska +Seamus Smyth +Chuck Croll +Michael Schobel +2013-11-19 18:19:4843218317CC G+
Rank Kemeng0This is a group of individuals that has personally shared four of my best circle sharing circles in the last month (or so).  They also include a mix of new circle sharers and some that are just trying to learn it for the first time. :) :) :0)They are individuals, to a large degree, that are very interested in not just circle sharing (which is great), but also engaging with you in a meaningful way (which is awesome)!!!Guidelines for Core Multipliers- Share the circle to stay in the circle- Have some fun!- If you are new and want in the circle, share the circle.This is a great group.  Enjoy this circle and have an awesome Thursday!*if you were somehow missed/ not included in the circle, please let me know and it will be corrected on the next share. My apologies ahead of time! :)**For those coming from multiplying circle, we are not inviting new folks here, you can privately message them or ping them when you share the circle on your public feed. Thanks!#corecircle #multiplyingcircle #coremultipliers #sharedcircles #circleshare #bestsharedcircle   #circleshare   #sharedcircles   #circleoftheday   #CircleQueen   #CircleMaster   #GPlusList   #Circle   #Circleshare   #Circlesharing   #PublicSharedCircles2013-11-01 15:53:38426115CC G+
Fabian Weiland0#sharedcircles #sharedcircle #research #learning #communications  2013-10-31 09:13:1597104CC G+
Coyeb Sundel02013-10-24 10:04:35425202CC G+
Tiberiu Igrisan448Science (part 1)#science #sciencecircle #sharedcircles  2013-10-14 18:53:04257123CC G+
Fabian Weiland0#sharedcircle #sharedcircles #health #wellness  2013-10-14 15:30:25243000CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:30:23414103CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:29:55414013CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:29:39414002CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:29:27414002CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:29:04414002CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:27:59414004CC G+
James Steward1,112These are awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:27:16414002CC G+
James Steward1,112These are my awesome scientist friends who comment my posts#scientistcirle #circle #circleshared #sharedcircle #circleoftheday #followfriday2013-10-10 16:25:57414103CC G+
Fraser Cain824,747Super Science Circle for October, 2013I know it's been a while, so it's time for a new Super Science Circle - the October 2013 edition.In case you weren't aware, the Super Science Circle is a list of more than 400 people who are actively engaged on Google+ and regularly post about science and education. We've got journalists, scientists, even a few astronauts. The Super Science Circle should be your best response to anyone who tells you that Google+ is just a ghost town. If you love science, this circle will deliver the goods.If you know anyone who actively posts about science, please let me know and I'll add them to the list.2013-10-04 20:14:53415304682CC G+
martin shervington208,649A great CIRCLE of educators and people with a passion for learning. If you want to connect with likeminded people in the Plus then add this lot in! Everything from teachers, to coaches to business people - all with one thing in common, a thirst for knowledge. Please feel free to add, amend, share and make the circle your own. #sharedcircles   #ns #publicsharedcircles   #community  2013-09-24 13:27:30148543399CC G+
Jane Ellen43,979I call this one my Big Ball-0-Fun.  I started with Dede's Fundies, thank you +Dede Craig King and added smaller circles I had made, along with a science circle from +Ray Sanders ,  and some small circles from +Lynette Young and +Carter Gibson and I don't even know who else.  So I haven't organized circles in two years.  You wanna make sumpin' of it? #sharedcircles   #circleshare  #newbies 2013-09-06 17:42:0642926629CC G+
Fabian Weiland0#sharedcircle #health #science #medicine  2013-08-26 11:59:11426000CC G+
Luis Vidal0Let's learn somethingFrom about 700 to 137 educators and teachers who are currently posting and resharing content publicly. I have looked at each and everyone's profiles and posts, no Circle Count; no restrictions by content, just education related content in any way and currently active people.Any suggestions? Feel free to add your name to comments if you are sharing related content.Thank you. #circleshare   #circlesharing   #education  #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #addcircles #publicsharedcircles2013-08-25 18:10:32137221CC G+
Peter Edenist23,865The Super SciFi Circle - Weekend Special!!!!!!!!!!!!!                                                 Resharing the main Science Fiction circle. I am notifying select people who are in the circle separately.  This is the TOP SF Circle - for people who want in, please comment in the specific circle in the links enclosed. All my circles which are reshared are listed here. These are public circles and form part of the Public Circles Database:) Please Reshare to share the love and to support SF!!!!!! =========================Our linked communities:Sci-FI Community here: http://goo.gl/s1NVd  Science on G+ community here: http://goo.gl/46uFH=========================I have taken the liberty of adding some people interested in Science fiction. If you want to leave, please let me know with a comment. If I have missed anyone, my apologies, please comment and let me know.=========================Hastag zoo:#scifi  #scififans   #scifichat   #scifiwatcher   #scififriday   #sciencefiction  #sciencefictiontelevision   #sciencefictionandfantasy   #sciencefictionmovies  #hardscifi   #fantasy   #worthsharing   #robotics   #drwho   #whovians  #publiccircles   #publiccirclesproject   #publicsharedcircles   #public  #circlesharing   #circle   #circles   #circleshare   #circleoftheday   #topcircles  #reshare   #reshared   2013-08-14 16:20:334968210387CC G+
Fraser Cain798,034Super Science Circle, July 2013 EditionNeed more science in your streams? Want to convince a friend that Google+ is a thriving place of science and rational thinking? Then import my Super Science Circle and be amazed at the awesomeness.PLEASE RESHARE THIS CIRCLE... FOR SCIENCE!Every single person in this circle is active on Google+ and regularly contributes high quality posts about science. You've got my personal guarantee.As always, I recommend you import this group into a temporary circle and look for people who match your interests. Then pull them over into more permanent locations in your circles. Or just wait for me to give you an update next month.If you want to be included in this circle, just make a post in the comments and I'll check out your profile.I'm looking for people who:1. Are active on Google+ (but not too active)2. Regularly post about science3. Provide context and additional information, and not just bare links or annoying memes.2013-07-16 18:35:56415235986CC G+
Paul Christen0If you want to be TOTALLY freaked out, follow this science circle. Its not mine, it was shared by (I think) +Fraser Cain .Man, a  day does not go by that I'm not amazed by the advances in science and technology.2013-06-11 13:54:194095310CC G+
Fraser Cain779,548Super Science Circle - May 2013 EditionNeed more science in your Google+? Well, here's all the science you can handle! Enjoy my latest, heavily curated edition of the Super Science Circle.Please share this circle... for Science!For the uninitiated, I maintain a circle of 450+ people who are active on Google+ and regularly post on Google+. In this circle you'll find scientists, journalists, astronauts, educators, and science enthusiasts. By importing this circle into your own circles, you'll immediately gain a vibrant and fascinating feed of amazing science stories.I recognize that it might be too much science, so I suggest you create a brand new temporary circle and evaluate the people in the circle. Only transfer the keepers to your permanent circles. Then, when I update the circle next month, rinse and repeat.Are you active on G+ and regularly post about science? +mention me and I'll check out your profile.Remember, please share this post2013-05-22 19:26:51456348390CC G+
Brad Leclerc28,193I haven't shared a circle in a while, and since I seem to have a flood of new circlers lately, I figure now might be a good time to get back into the habit. Starting with this circle of 150~ awesome people, which I have named my "Inner Sanctum".They post on a wide range of topics, from gaming, to science, to writing, to politics (across the spectrum, so you might not agree with everything they all say), to movies, to saucy photos, and everything in between. There are even a few slightly more well known and/or celebrity types in here, though they're all fairly active about posting, and interacting in general).They all really have only one thing in common: they make my G+ stream epic.You really can't go wrong with this circle. Trust me on that.2013-05-09 05:33:39151629CC G+
Fraser Cain770,050Super Science Circle - April 2013 EditionIt's time for another sharing of my Super Science Circle. This is a collection of 400+ active people on Google+ who often post about science. If anyone tells you G+ is a ghost town (not that anyone does any more), get them to import this circle. PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLE... FOR SCIENCE!I have personally reviewed each and every person on this list, to make sure that they:1. Are active and engaged on Google+2. Regularly post science-related stories on Google+In this list you'll find scientists, journalists, researchers, professors, astronauts and general science enthusiasts. Not everyone in this list is going to be to your personal liking. So what you'll want to do is import the list into a temporary circle. Then move people over one by one into more permanent locations in your circles.I'm always looking for more people to add to the list, so if you know people who meet my criteria, feel free to nominate them.Again, please share the circle. Every little bit helps2013-04-26 21:02:03419226277CC G+


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2014-04-22 01:17:44 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Been waiting for this!  It will be so much easier.

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2014-04-22 01:16:15 (4 comments, 4 reshares, 11 +1s)

It really is a myth.  This article gets it right.

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2014-04-22 01:10:31 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)

Periodic Table of Storytelling

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2014-04-20 20:28:44 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)

Interesting article about Minerva as it unfolds.  Evidently only 19 of the 45 who were offered admission for the first year accepted the offer.....even knowing that it would be at no cost.  They have some very strong people on board.... 

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2014-04-16 20:47:56 (9 comments, 2 reshares, 6 +1s)

Yay!  Finalists in the Penn GSE/Milken Edu Contest!  Try it out, we need the feedback!  +Yishay Mor +Laura Gibbs +Lisa M Lane +George Station +Roz Hussin and other OER fans #OER   #edu  

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2014-04-15 13:58:54 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Maxine Greene is fantastic - and at 90+ years old often (still) teaches students by meeting them at the art museum and talking as she walks, speaking of the importance of the arts in education. 

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2014-04-14 14:06:35 (3 comments, 14 reshares, 12 +1s)

This is adorable.

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2014-04-14 13:00:53 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

An ideal way for companies to hunt for talent.  Hackathons show a candidate in context – how they collaborate and how they generate ideas.  This article from Mashable.

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2014-04-11 13:28:16 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

This is spot on.

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2014-04-10 11:10:05 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Philly's own homegrown LMS. What a great group of guys. The ecosystem here for civic, open source initiatives like this is fantastic. +Phil Hill you may be interested. You will hear more about this - Christian and Chris are terrific.

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2014-04-07 17:33:22 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

+Phil Hill (are you back from Mexico?) +Michael Feldstein  - have you discovered?  It's on this coast.  On the board is founder of 2U.  Seems similar to the service providers, except it's for CCs....

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2014-04-07 02:34:51 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 8 +1s)

I guess there's a magic number for all online content. I love some good research and charts. Nice post. +Kevan Lee 

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2014-04-07 02:33:33 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 6 +1s)

Capture webpages in Google chrome.
You can even capture the:
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So watch this tutorial, leave your comment and thumbs up the video.

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2014-04-06 22:37:15 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)

This is good to see.  

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2014-04-04 14:32:09 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

I love this, because I compared MOOCs to MMORPGs from the beginning.  I do think our "person of 2012" (Time magazine) will be a blast from the past in 10 years.  Online learning will be better and awesome, but not xMOOCs.

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2014-04-03 23:11:57 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-03 23:02:46 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 0 +1s)

+Phil Hill I'm assuming you found or posted this already today?  Makes me wonder if the biggest evolution of all will be pricing models (and of course that can be done with CBE.....)

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2014-04-02 16:26:56 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

This article discusses social capital - and how it's so important today for young people (not badges, etc.)  Most interesting in the article was the reference to a degree as a "Hack" - instead of having to prove your knowledge, you have this degree.  Interesting food for thought, though I think rather Silicon-Valley-specific (for now.)

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2014-04-02 01:41:29 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

Come out for ReThink Philly EdTech during Philly Tech Week '14!  Great speakers, discussion, and networking!   #philly   #edtech   #education   #phillytechweek     Thursday evening April 10th - during the Civic track

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2014-04-01 13:48:10 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

This looks really interesting, especially the discussion in advance.  It's Tony Bates' group.

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2014-04-01 13:25:38 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

Who knew?  This was posted yesterday, and sure enough, those counts are there.

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2014-03-30 18:28:25 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 6 +1s)

"Until about 20 years ago, scientists thought that after we reached puberty the structure of our brains more or less froze. But more recent studies have shown that our brains continue to transform throughout our lives, though not to the extent they did when we were children."  Fascinating (and hopeful?) read from The Atlantic.   #learning  

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2014-03-29 13:46:18 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Got to love +Julie Dirksen - went right to Amazon and got the book.  It's written by a friend of hers, +Koreen Olbrish Pagano .  Here's why she likes it:
Reason 1: The subtitle — Designing for Authentic Practice.  So immersive learning environments can sometimes be shiny objects.  Remember when everything L&D was going to start happening in Second Life?  Yep, that didn’t happen.

One of the reason’s it didn’t happen was because there was because the focus was on the technology (“Ooo – we can build a virtual replica of our corporate university!”) and not on the really interesting part — the possibility for high-context practice. We remember more if we learn something in the same environment where we will use the information, so virtual worlds were interesting for that reason, but that got lost in the hype cycle. Koreen rightly focuses on the real purpose forimmersive learning – h... more »

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2014-03-28 02:19:22 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)

This is from Tony Bates.  For those who wonder why he is cheering, here's a pull quote (there's more at the link on his site)  :

What she said about online learning

She did not (contrary a possible reading of Hiltzik’s headline in the LA Times) pour cold water on online learning. What she said was as follows:

it is one tool in the toolbox
it’s not easy to do well
students need regular interaction online with other students and with instructors
so it’s not going to save buckets of money
it’s better for students in upper level programs
it could help in sharing courses across campuses and in assisting transfers (between community colleges, state universities and UC).
Why what she said is important

There are probably many of you reading this article who like me, would agree with all the points she made about onlinelearning.... more »

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2014-03-27 03:10:47 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)

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2014-03-25 03:13:52 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 9 +1s)

+Phil Hill this is so darn good, and so darn right!

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2014-03-23 19:20:56 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

There are a few things of interest in this article.  One is the reason I love Cisco.  Of course I am also an avid user of the more techie apps the article refers to, but acutely aware of the fact that without great broadband and access, none would be possible.

More importantly, we have a problem here.  There are far less young people and "older people" are younger and younger.  And they are living longer and longer.  The less we pay attention to them as a technology market that needs to be addressed, the more we will miss out on opportunity.  I have a feeling I will be saying lots more about that.

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2014-03-23 18:53:09 (2 comments, 4 reshares, 6 +1s)

What's a Code School drop out to do?  +Audrey Watters did you ever find a way that appealed to you?  The roar is getting louder.  TNW had an article this week that called it a literacy and I agree.  Happy to hear suggestions from people who picked up some basics online without too much time or commitment and hoping this sentence is not an oxymoron.  Don't say Code School.  :)

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2014-03-23 17:04:39 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 3 +1s)

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2014-03-23 16:54:38 (0 comments, 9 reshares, 28 +1s)

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2014-03-23 15:52:40 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

+Michael Feldstein had a fantastic post this week that expanded on one of +Matt Greenfield's article's on this new site, ReThink Education.  Definitely worth following, and thanks for putting it on my radar Michael.

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2014-03-22 22:08:54 (5 comments, 2 reshares, 2 +1s)

I'm sure I'm not alone in wondering what it is about "Flipped Classroom" that made the concept catch on more than other digital learning trends.  Perhaps it's because instructors want to/need to integrate technology and this is an actual recipe?  Because of the press?  Because it has been in NYT and much mainstream news?  I'm not sure, but it is interesting.  

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2014-03-22 22:02:17 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

Fantastic resource.  30,000 great works in virtual galleries.

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2014-03-17 00:26:11 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)

A nice guide to the Google+ Hangout on Air (HOA).

From +Jimmie Lanley via +Guy Kawasaki and his "Google+ EvangeList"; sign up at: http://eepurl.com/n1auX

#GooglePlus #hangouts   #video  

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2014-03-16 15:59:49 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 8 +1s)

I liked what Eric Schmidt said to the SXSW audience - short commentary on Mashable's report.

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2014-03-15 21:46:28 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)

I'm enjoying "Learning with e's"

Posting to revisit -

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2014-03-12 15:59:04 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)

Minerva - I have always been a bit skeptical though it sounded like it had huge potential.  I just couldn't imagine how they would get it together.  Now I am really impressed.  This list of scholars include Cathy Davidson, Eric Mazur ("founder", in anyone doesn't know the name, of the flipped classroom,) and many very impressive people.  Looks like they are really executing - really impressive!

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2014-03-10 15:08:58 (14 comments, 1 reshares, 0 +1s)

Ah, the simple things.  There were actually some tricks in here I didn't know - it's worth a read!

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2014-03-09 18:06:53 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Thanks to +Keith Hampson -  Looks like he is about to start another interesting series about the cost of higher ed  "Another factor is that there is simply a remarkable shortage of information about costs in online higher education." I have a feeling he will uncover some.  +Phil Hill 

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2014-03-08 16:28:38 (4 comments, 5 reshares, 10 +1s)

You don't even have to watch the entire powerpoint below to feel the pain we get from powerpoint!  Perhaps +Guy Kawasaki is excluded here :)

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2014-03-07 09:21:35 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 0 +1s)

Google Semantic Search - 12 module VIDEO course, for free.
Sign up here: http://martinsherv.com/16

This course from +David Amerland and myself is delivered to your email, one module per week (video/PDF manual and quick quiz).
It really is an excellent way to embrace this new world of Search.

#googlesemanticsearch    #googlesearch  

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2014-03-05 02:23:28 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)

It's free to download -  thanks +danah boyd !

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2014-03-01 15:42:22 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

"What do these (successful edtech) services have in common? They all start out free, and they go straight to students and teachers without requiring buy-in from administrators and districts. They are mostly, but not all, aimed at K-12 education.

And they are all relatively simple technology."
#startup   #phillyedtech   #entrepreneur  

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2014-03-01 15:20:30 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

I am definitely finding this the case.  "By now, most in the startup community are well aware of the pervasive opinion that it’s best for wannabe tech entrepreneurs to bypass the MBA — not to mention years of climbing the corporate ladder — to get their hands dirty right away. After all, the thinking goes, the sooner you fail, the sooner you can start to succeed. Building a startup from scratch, winding it up and letting it go is the new MBA. Business school, meanwhile, has been relegated to the second tier, a place where math-oriented overachievers who don’t know what to do with their lives go to put off the real world."

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2014-03-01 15:13:41 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

50 Smartest Companies for 2014, by MIT Technology Review.  Some are obvious, some not as much.  Tesla, Google, Amazon, Dropbox.  Then there's Kaggle, which I should have clearly known about (and do now, after doing some reading) but didn't.

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2014-03-01 13:11:21 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Really enjoying THE Journal these days.  Here, +Dean Shareski has some great ideas about creating community.  I have always really liked the first one, "Create a Compelling First Impression."  He likes to do it with video, but it's a personal preference.

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2014-03-01 13:03:48 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

No question that experience gives us the ability to make connections - I would add that in education, that's one argument for the humanities.  It often provides the connections, at least theoretically.  Applied to experience - even better.

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2014-02-27 18:17:15 (1 comments, 3 reshares, 5 +1s)

Has anyone tried this yet?  I didn't know it was being released.

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2014-02-25 20:01:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

I've thought what he says so many times.

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2014-02-25 18:26:17 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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