Readings about Knowledge Building



Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense. Gertrude Stein


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Solo Taxonomy Suggested Professional Readings
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HODAS, S (1993) TECHNOLOGY REFUSAL AND THE ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE OF SCHOOLS EDUCATION POLICY ANALYSIS ARCHIVES Volume 1 Number 10 ISSN 1068-2341 September 14, 1993 (1354 lines)

kps - Knowledge Producing Schools Working with local community, doing research that is valued by and valuable to local interests, the knowledge producing school takes seriously the task of preparing students for a world in which knowledge and its production are increasingly important.

Transforming frameworks: new approaches to CCTS and the pursuit of educational equity Leonie Rowan and Chris Bigum, Quality Learning Research Priority Area, Deakin University, Geelong.
Paper presented at the Australian Teacher Education Association Conference, Gold Coast, July 2005 and at the British Educational Research Association Conference, Glamorgan, September 2005.

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Scardamalia, M., & Bereiter, C. (2003). Knowledge building. In Encyclopedia of Education (2nd ed., pp. 1370-1373). New York: Macmillan Reference, USA

Scardamalia, M. (2003). Knowledge building environments: Extending the limits of the possible in education and knowledge work. In A. DiStefano, K. E. Rudestam, & R. Silverman (Eds.), Encyclopedia of distributed learning (pp. 269-272). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications

Clark, Kirschner & Sweller. (2006) "Why Minimal Guidance During Instruction Does Not Work: An Analysis of the Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching" Educational Psychologist. 41 (1) 10

Christopher D. Sessums :: Weblog :: Knowing me, knowing you: An exploration of how social software offers support for teacher research and professional learning. July 20 2006

Christopher D. Sessums :: Weblog :: A blog is more than a communication tool March 29 2006

Christopher D. Sessums :: Weblog :: Weblogs, Participation, and Teaching and Learning Online June 28 2006

Jaron Lanier DIGITAL MAOISM: The Hazards of the New Online Collectivism [5.30.06] in a recent The Edge.

William J. Believalot (2007) Knowledge dismantling for dummies, The Journal of the Excruciatingly Obvious, Vol 3, No 2, pp. 6-91.