Embodied Cognition & Enactivism: Implications for Education
Interesting slideshare (39 slides . . .lots of text) talking about manipulation, working with tangibles, enactivism and how it relates to cognition and what one might do with this information in education. Worth a conversation with staff.
HOW TO: Turn Your Android Phone Into a Killer MP3 Player
Look for more bookmarked sites on what you can do with an android phone. I’m [hopefully] getting an Incredible next week. Need a clue as to how / what to do with it. 🙂
The Lost Art of Building With Your Hands
I’m a big fan of tinkering, whether it’s digital, virtual or with physical stuff. Part of that is being an art teacher, part is just enjoying seeing what I can do with things and problem solving as I go along. This short article doesn’t go into any depth, but could be a good conversation starter with kids or faculty about not only building with physical things but also building/tinkering using computers and digital/virtual tools.
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