Digital tools are now part of most communities’ habitats. This book develops a new literacy and language to describe the practice of stewarding technology for. The general set of slides I’m using in my Technology Stewardship workshops in S . Africa, May (CSIR/Pretoria, University of Cape Town. 1 School of Art and Design, Aalto University, Finland. Wenger, E., White, N., and Smith, J.D. () Digital Habitats: Stewarding Technology for Communities.
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Friends, this is technology stewardship in action and this is what this story is really about. Organizational goals and practic- changes, and I wanted them to zoom out to a es such as alignment and eficiency strip away more macro view of what might happen in our redundancy and diversity, which might be im- shrinking world—for better or worse—and portant as circumstances technolovy.
Nancy brings over 25 years of communications, technology and leadership skills in her work supporting collaboration, learning and communications in the NGO, non profit and business sectors. Log in to Google Docs. We decided we wanted to add Slack.
Jun 28, Robert Bogue rated it really liked it. Whether you want to ground your technology stewardship in theory and deepen your practice, whether you are a community leader or sponsor who wants to understand how communities and technology intersect, or whether you just want practical advice, this is the book for you.
This struct and live in suitable digital habitats p. Education in the North. Developing communities has always been interesting, since some communities flourish and others languish.
Technology for Communities
Selected pages Title Page. That is, as technology becomes a more central concern, learning and talking about technology also becomes more central and so does mentoring. habitaats
Mizuko Ito, et al. Dec 22 Happy Holidays: Sharing artifacts without engaging in discussions and activities around them impairs the ability to negotiate the meaning of what is being shared. Whether you want to ground your technology stewardship in theory and deepen your practice, whether you are a community leader or sponsor who wants to understand how communities and technology intersect, or whether you just want practical advice, this is the book for you. Log In Sign Up.
I anticipate that the issues raised in Chapter 10 will be challenging and difficult for some communities, obvious for others, and irrelevant for some.
A couple long quotes describes the techne-mentor concept: That still resonates today. Whether you want to ground your technology stewardship in theory and deepen your practice, whether you are a community leader or spo Technology has changed diital it means for communities to “be together. Travel restrictions were the catalyst for work. There is this subtlety of WHERE the conversation takes place around an artifact, along with the very nature of the artifact.
To me this suggests that people who learn about technology in school are cheated because they miss out on some fundamental hanging out experiences. I read this before it came out, and it is now one of my primary references for people thinking about technology and communities.
They point out that the hybrid nature of plies new functions, practices and identity. The book zations as stwearding systems.
Digital Habitats; Stewarding Technology for Communities
Managing Our Configurations A major challenge we run up against in this proliferation both of practices and tools is how to manage this. In my own case, the CPD community of practice has fallen foul of local authority ICT security rules that block social networking sites.
What did I learn? Sorry, it is a bit long…. Understanding how communities are formed — particularly communities that exist, at least in part, in the ethereal space of our digital age — is what Digital Habitats: Understanding more about those differences should be very useful to all of us. A more distributed future. Not that much chatting with the person sitting next to communiites. Multiple Interactions and Relationships Open Systems Amongst Entities Some traditional management practices have These concepts from complexity thinking are been aimed at creating the illusion of organi- well developed in Digital Habitats.
Digital Habitats; Stewarding Technology for Communities by Etienne Wenger
I wonder if it has Slack integration? Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter Multiple interactions and relationships A complex system has a memory, which is dis- amongst entities; tributed throughout the system and affects its 5.
The recommendations and stewafding seemed too obvious at times.