Intercultural Extraneity

Learning to learn through help from others

I found this course particularly challenging and in the beginning it wasn’t easy for me to get used to it. But I was lucky because the colleagues from my group are my best friends too and even doing the course work with them was a pleasure.

Out of the comfort zone

“If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow.”
- John Dewey

An Innovative Teaching Approach during the Pandemic

“When you feel yourself resisting differences, lean into them, instead,
and have fun with what happens.”
― Gina Greenlee

Overcoming challenges

Contributing to the world in a real way.

Spreading Positivity Through Memes

Don’t judge a book by its cover.

Evaluating the reliability of a news source

“When fake news is repeated, it becomes difficult for the public to discern what’s real.” – Jimmy Gomez

Reflections on digital culture and age

“There is no escaping from ourselves. The human dilemma is as it has always been, and we solve nothing fundamental by cloaking ourselves in technological glory.” – Neil Postman

Writer's Values

“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.”
― Roy Disney

The lack of awareness about what "being informed" means

Reflections on Forum Rules and digital life.

How can we solve the issue of the inability to evaluate information?

This week’s post emphasizes importance of the inability to evaluate information, specifically, the inability to assess whether a certain information is important or not. It also includes one of a few possible solutions to this problem which we found very important.