Monthly Archives: January 2016

Social experiment: Alice’s guitar lesson

SoX - Alice's guitar lesson

[This fictionalized real-life guitar lesson was also an experiment in enacting scenius — group/scene genius. Following the story of the lesson is the story of the scenius module that helped generate it. The story has already begun and is now addressing Alice:] Alice, these guitar lessons, and our conversations on many topics, benefit me in […]

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Not like school

After too many years, students are still telling me about not learning in school, about didactic presentation and rote learning. They do not like it. They are tuning out and have been doing so for years. After each gatekeeping test everybody just wants to forget the pointless torture and move on, remembering little of the […]

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