Co-Creation of Content to promote Learning, Activism and Advocacy
by © 2010 ~ June Kaminski, MSN PhD(c)
Professional Learning Series:
Education for a Digital World - Edition 2.0 Webinar Series,
April 14th, 2010, Vancouver, BC<
This session introduced educators to the use of a variety of ICTs to promote activism and advocacy, and in the process, learning, using a co-creation of usable content approach within the online learning environment.
A key question that was addressed: "How can communicative and creative technologies be used to stimulate meaningful activist engagement with ecological, sustainability, environmental and quality of life dialogue and praxis in education and society at large?
You can also read an editorial written on this topic:
CITATION: Kaminski, J. (October, 2009). Editorial: Harnessing the Wave of Co-Creation Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI), 13, (3). Available at http://ojni.org/13_3/june.pdf
Education for a Digital World 2.0: Innovations in Education (edition 2) published by the BC Ministry of Education and OpenSchool BC in July 2011, is a two-volume compilation of 34 chapters from 98 contributors representing thirteen countries. The collaboratively authored book, and its predecessor Education for a Digital World, represent a shift in how educators are sharing their research, experiences and best practices in online teaching and learning. Facilitated completely through virtual interactions, this new model of authoring went beyond writing and editing to become an international effort in community building and professional growth.