On Intolerance and Blubber

“Your work is not deep enough, you are not synthesizing new ideas” – Few words spoken by glorious Ms Madsen that left me going nuts halfway through this project.   Only now can I reflect on this statement and understand what it means.   — Throughout the past few weeks, PLP 12 has entered a […]

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How To Not Be A Dictator

“Anticipatory obedience means adapting instinctively, without reflecting, to a new situation” – On Tyranny, Timothy Snyder   To follow and to react  without consideration for your environment and your actions is the idea of anticipatory obedience is, and is what I believe allows for dictators to take power. PLP 12 has just completed our first […]

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TPoL 2023: External Initiatives

“Thank you for coming to my presentation of learning. I am the expert on my own learning. I am also responsible and accountable for my own learning. You can expect me to give an honest evaluation of my progress. We will discuss my strengths and opportunities for growth. Thank you in advance for listening and […]

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Songs of Hope

Adversity…. are the challenges we face in life… the force that drives humans and the living to grow, “fit” for the their environment. ~ A biological perspective on adversity ~ Continuing on my previous “stories of hope” blog, we finally completed this project. Here is my final video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bthYaApjGPML-92QzRnX7lVdCSPJeeXO/view?usp=drivesdk I will look back in this […]

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What Is A Story Of Hope?

Human culture and language has always driven by stories. Powerful, tragic, metaphorical or even hopeful tales are interwoven in our everyday lives, worldview and actions; so what makes a good story and drives a character’s growth? What pushes a protagonist to their limits and allows them to push through the harshest conditions? Perhaps diving into […]

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mPOL 2023 – Less Is More

“Thank you for coming to my presentation of learning. I am the expert on my own learning. I am also responsible and accountable for my own learning. You can expect me to give an honest evaluation of my progress. We will discuss my strengths and opportunities for growth. Thank you in advance for listening and […]

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