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Grant Potter

https://www.aft.org/ae/fall2017/mcgrew_ortega_breakstone_wineburg "recent research and tips for educators on how to teach civic online reasoning." via: @SHEG_Stanford HT: @holden

Grant Potter

http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/27/opinions/free-speech-is-alive-and-well-bailey-opinion/index.html "It was a safe space to rigorously debate and discuss the most vexing issues of the day in ways that weren't always comfortable, to reflect upon how we became who we are now as a country, to be confronted with the harrowing stories of those around us that often go unnoted, to learn, to think, to research, to challenge and be challenged."

Grant Potter

Great collection of @twinethreads resources from @KeeganSLW http://keeganslw.com/student-twine-games-research/

Grant Potter

offers a call to colleges & universities around the globe to consider how their resources—staff, faculty, students, space, digital infrastructures, brands—can be deployed at all three layers of the initiative .... It has to be willing to lend a portion of its infrastructure and its time and its endowments to this integrated model of network plus institution plus community, even though this model does not factor in prestige rankings or research dollars. It has to be willing to look to people both in and beyond classroom walls as part of its purview. http://er.educause.edu/articles/2017/5/antigonish-2-0-a-way-for-higher-ed-to-help-save-the-web‬

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"too many students I met were being told that Wikipedia was untrustworthy and were, instead, being encouraged to do research. As a result, the message that many had taken home was to turn to Google and use whatever came up first. They heard that Google was trustworthy and Wikipedia was not." https://points.datasociety.net/did-media-literacy-backfire-7418c084d88d#.5lmt15onj

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The @EmilyCarrU Studio for Critical Making http://research.ecuad.ca/criticalmaking/

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The 7 biggest problems facing science, according to 270 scientists http://www.vox.com/2016/7/14/12016710/science-challeges-research-funding-peer-review-process

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Framework: A scholarly commons to connect the entire research cycle https://osf.io/

Grant Potter

@Crossreforg 'rallying community; tagging metadata; running shared infrastructure; playing with new technology; making tools and services to improve research communications'

Grant Potter

DMCA Provision Violates Author’s First Amendment Right to Publish Research About Computer Security https://www.eff.org/press/releases/eff-asks-court-block-us-prosecuting-security-researcher-detecting-and-publishing