On the Future of Learning and Progressive Education

Students, teachers, and parents continue to fight for school reforms in several Latin American and Caribbean countries. Last week, they organized a networked simultaneous strike in Sao Paulo, Mexico City, La Paz, Santiago, Bogota, Lima, Santo Domingo, and Buenos Aires, in which millions of people occupied both physical and virtual public spaces. Their voices, in […]

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Exploring Social Innovation in Norway: A Workshop on Mapping Innovation Ecosystems

[Reposted from BKC Medium Chanel] Innovation is at the core of social, cultural, economic, and technological change. At the most fundamental level, innovation can be understood as a process that involves the generation of new ideas, products, and services, and their adoption, implementation, and diffusion. Nearly all individuals — regardless of race, gender, age, and social class — have […]

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Building the Internet of Trust: Reflections after the #IGF2018

Not that long ago governments around the world tried by multiple means to spread Internet connectivity across their territories with the goal of transitioning into the information society, a new era of knowledge and democratic progress, driven by  networks, computers, and information flows. Today, almost three decades after the invention of the World Wide Web […]

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