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Why Our Complex World Needs Connective Leadership

Why Our Complex World Needs Connective Leadership | Advancement of Teaching & Learning | Scoop.it

“Diversity trumps ability” as a sufficiently diverse, large group of non-experts often outperforms a small group of experts,” found Future Perfect authorSteven Johnson. In our increasingly complex, disruptive world, we will face more situations where we’ll benefit from calling on the so-called wisdom of the crowd.


Via John Lasschuit ®™, Ivon Prefontaine
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"Diversity trumps ability" is a clear message to all classroom teachers, institutions & business innovation organizers.  

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Elaine Roberts, Ph.D's curator insight, October 21, 2014 1:41 PM

This is Connected Educators month. We talk more and more about collaboration and working well together. While I'm not convinced the crowd is always the wisest, I think it's likely we'll hear more creative ideas from the crowd than if we work exclusive of the so-called non-experts.

John Thurlbeck, FCMI FRSA's curator insight, October 22, 2014 4:28 AM

Loved this article scooped by John Lasschuit! What intrigued me was the diagram plotting the relationships. As a Mind Map devotee, it was always going to lure me in! What was even more interesting was the notion of connective leadership. Great leaders are communicators; they work with and through people and they build relationships that, in turn, develop further relationships. If they don't, they are not great leaders!

Vittori's curator insight, October 25, 2014 6:46 AM

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Mix It Up Model Schools | Teaching Tolerance

Mix It Up Model Schools | Teaching Tolerance | Advancement of Teaching & Learning | Scoop.it
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Teaching Tolerance has been one of my favorite e-letters and educational resources for a very long time.  

 

While about 63 schools were announced as winners of this diversity and inclusion activity, I want to give a special shout-out to a few:  Congrats to Rocky River, Ohio, Timmons Elementary in Chagrin Falls & Blue Valley Middle Schools.  Please click the link to see even more winners!

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