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#edcmooc Robbie: Live beyond the machine

#edcmooc Robbie: Live beyond the machine

The main meaning of humans is living and breathing creatures, primates, homo sapiens. Yes we can talk about humanism and refer to “principles of autonomy, rationality, self-awareness, responsibility…”, and under this definition only we can assume Robbie is a Human. But one definition doesn´t make the whole concept of the word, a living creature isn’t … Continue reading

#edcmooc – World Builder

#edcmooc – World Builder

This short film bring me to my memory many references: the movie “open your eyes” from the spanish director Pedro Almodovar. A japanese pop novel called “Sword Art Online” also describes virtual generated worlds… In one of these worlds people use this dreams to escape reality in  order to help their healing process. If I … Continue reading

#edcmooc Film 5: Plurality

#edcmooc Film 5: Plurality

To what extent do you think Plurality’s depictions of the impact of surveillance technologies are relevant to social and educational practices today? Which society (Charlie’s or Alana’s) would you rather find yourself in, and why? We want to have full control of all activities done by students, the system won´t allow free spaces in order to … Continue reading

#edcmooc Film 2: Productivity Future Vision

  – How is education being visualised here? what is being learned and taught? Technology have an active role in our daily lives. Always aspiring for an utopian society, were interconnection is as natural as the air we breath. A smartphone from where we could access work, hotel registration, family. This isn’t far from what´s … Continue reading

#edcmooc A day made of Glass – My thoughts

– How is education being visualised here? what is being learned and taught? Education is higly interactive, with tablets that evoque those used in sci-fi series like Star Trek. People is surrounded by technology (at their house, schools, work), it helps with claen energy sources, in medical support, in education, entertainment, and a whole new … Continue reading