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Featured Courses

These are staff picked courses currently running.

  • Science in a Changing World

    Science in a Changing World

    Real-world cases that invite participants to shape their own directions of inquiry about scientific and political change...

  • Mental wealth: know it and grow it

    Mental wealth: know it and grow it

    A global exploration of the perceptions and stigma attached to mental health issues, and how to grow personal and community mental wealth.

  • Designing Collaborative Workshops

    Designing Collaborative Workshops

    The move away from formal learning environments to peer-led, often temporary learning spaces at conferences, gatherings or street occupations creates a new set of challenges for workshop leaders. This course is a peer-learning space to explore these issues.

  • Open Science: An Introduction

    Open Science: An Introduction

    Learn how Open Access, Open Data and Open Research are changing the way we share scientific knowledge.

When seekers and rebels meet (Or, my experience studying the Learning Circles)

<img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-01-at-2.23.48-PM.png"><img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-01-at-2.23.48-PM.png">Cristiane Damasceno (in red) joins a learning circle at the Chicago Public Library I recently defended my dissertation which focused entirely on Learning Circles. Coming from a Ph.D....

Will people show up?

<img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/chairs-58475_1280-1024x575.jpg">During our expansion (from Coast 2 Coast), we sent out a survey to 40 new library facilitators about their interests and concerns about learning circles. According to our survey results, their greatest worry about learning circles is that learners won’t show up or stay engaged. “The only challenge...