I write a blog for the Global Network of EFMD. The purpose is to open new avenues of thinking and offer alternative perspectives, always with educators in mind.
I have been writing about, and promoting, the concept of interconnectedness for several years. It first came up in my academic life as I was conducting research into the mindset of sustainability champions.
What comes to your mind when you read this title? Without trying to guess what I plan to write about here, when you hear a friend or someone telling you those words, what do they refer to? Or when you listen to the little voice inside you, perhaps….?
In my last blog I mentioned how every day I was discovering new things that COVID was teaching me, and ended with a thought-provoking question: What insights and discoveries are you making?
I recently watched a video recorded by a driver touring the elegant district in mid-Manhattan around Fifth and Madison Avenues.
Over the past weeks, I have been reflecting on my next theme for this blog. The last one, months ago, suddenly became obsolete since it was written in the pre-COVID era, and the world is no longer the same!
Yes, the year’s end looms over our heads weeks before it actually happens, with accumulating tasks on our to-do list.
Some articles just pop up and lead your mind into new pathways. This happened to me as a recent column came across my desk, published in Forbes by education specialist Tom Vander Ark.