Week in <280
* @smokey’s list that made me do this
* @kicks Micro.blog Mentions & I must looks at Meaningness
* bradbarrish music to sleep by
* @rnbn hell isn’t other people, it’s neoliberalism & autistic children who need us to support them
* photos : 📷📷 📷 📷 📷
I’ve been thinking about your glitch about css for a while and took a mo yesterday to
Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs looks like Clegg kept hold of the long spoon.
Over a decade ago, a few Scottish educators got together in a pub for a meetup. This spawned something that is still going to this day: the TeachMeet. I’ve been to a fair few in my time and, particularly in the early days, found them the perfect mix of camaraderie and professional learning.
Doug quotes How to Host or Attend a “Tiny” Conference
eight pointers for running a successful ‘Tiny Conf’:
- Keep it ‘tiny’
- Make it application and invite-only
I think I agree totally about the value of small. Not so sure about invite-only might miss some serendipity…
There have only been a few TeachMeets in scotland recently, I wonder if it is worth keeping TeachMeet.scot going?Also on:
Watched The Guardians ★★★★★ lovely slow movie about the WW1 home front in rural France. The women’s story for the most part.
Read The International by Glenn Patterson ★★★★✩ Enjoyable dive into a Belfast pub on the eve of the troubles.
Kilpatrick Braes & The Slacks I got in a short walk yesterday.