Global Education Group Work

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This may not look like a lot, but there are a number of dimensions of meaning to it.
The space explorer represents the learner. This involves exploration, but sometimes we may think we are learning in a vacuum. Instead, we all have many opportunities for learning because it is coming for us-- many people are just waiting to tag us.
"Tag" has double meaning as in identifying tag from the semantic web, but also in the game-- real learning is a collaborative, engaging, exciting and fun activity with action.
The fractal in the background symbolizes the network of contacts in our learning networks. It also suggests the learner is a microcosm within a microcosm of the context in which he/she is learning. Finally, this context is a microcosm within a larger microcosm, etc. . . .

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