New discussion using TED Ed Lesson: Jason Pontin: Can technology solve our big problems? Technology and SDGs

Example of TED Ed Lesson combining our Technology discussions and Global Goals (Sustainable development Goals SDGs). As IT professional this is a Global Learning opportunity to explore how we can make our contributions for a better world.

New discussion using TED Ed Lesson: Jason Pontin: Can technology solve our big problems? Technology and SDGs

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New discussion in our  courses using TED Ed Lesson: Jason Pontin: Can technology solve our big problems?.  Discussion is about our Global Learning Opportunities to integrate TED Talks, TEDxFSCJ Learning Adventures, and Sustainable Development Goals SDGs.

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How technology can contribute to one of more of the UN Sustainable Development Goals SDGs?
On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. For the goals to be reached, everyone needs to do their part: governments, the private sector, civil society and people like you. Visit their website and see how technology can help.

 

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TED Ed Lessons used in Management courses | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | TEDxFSCJ

TEDxFSCJ Learning Adventures

TED Ed Lessons used in Management courses #BeyondTheLearningEdge

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Global Management | FSCJ Library Guide | LibGuides

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Here is our Global Management FSCJ Library Guide developed by FSCJ Deerwood Library. Is is an integration of videos and extra resources used in our courses plus additional resources provided by the library. We piloted this library guide in the MAN3353 summer online course. We are now sharing it with new Management courses.

This is the link: http://guides.fscj.edu/global_management

 

The library also developed our Global Information Systems library guide  http://guides.fscj.edu/GlobalIS

Global Information Systems | FSCJ Library Guide | LibGuides

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Here is our Global Information Systems FSCJ Library Guide developed with FSCJ Deerwood Library. Is is an integration of videos and extra resources used in our courses plus additional resources provided by the library. We piloted this library guide in the ISM4011 summer online courses. We are now sharing it with new ISM4011 courses.

This is the link: http://guides.fscj.edu/GlobalIS

The library also developed our Global Management library guide http://guides.fscj.edu/global_management

Be Prepared to Change and Achieve – Overview | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche

Be Prepared to Change and Achieve. A Personal Leadership System®. Using Management Skills to dream, plan, change, and achieve in college and life by Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche

“Be Prepared to Change and Achieve ” will take you from planning mode to execution mode. The Personal Leadership System (PLS) will prepare you for planned and unexpected changes in life. If life is a continuous system, you have to be prepared for a journey of continuous waves of different sizes!

Our world is changing and you have to be prepared to change and achieve your dreams in college and life. The PLS provides a navigation chart to ride the waves!

Objectives. What you will learn:

● Analyze that your current vision, personal SWOT analysis and SMART goals are manageable and achievable. They should be aligned with personal beliefs, values, and priorities

● Apply project management skills such as work breakdown structure, resources, and scheduling to bring a vision and goals to an execution stage.

● Evaluate personal execution plan to incorporate planned and unexpected changes. Measure achievement. Handle them with knowledge and emergency planning.

● Communicate your plans and achievement with family and close friends. Ask and accept feedback.

Introducing Sustainable Development​ Goals in our Management courses | #SDGs

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Introducing Global Goals for Sustainable Development​ #SDGs this Fall in our Management courses. We will focus on:

  • #SDG7 Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
  • #SDG8 Goal 8: Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all.
  • #SDG9 Goal 9: Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.

See all Sustainable Development Goals in United Nations’ website.

Mostar. One City, One River, One Bridge…Two Communities

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Another #GlobalLearningAdventures’ presentation. Our journey to Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mostar, a city divided by a river and connected by a historic bridge. Two communities living in both sides of the city reconstructing their lives, city and country after a war.

We visited Bosnia and Herzegovina and went to Medjugorje and Mostar. We started on Italy and crossed Slovenia and Croatia before arriving to Medjugorje. We visited Mostar in a rainy day and we were able to visit downtown, a mosque, and a catholic church. We crossed the Old Bridge and talked to locals. We crossed the street that separated both sides during the was and we were able to see buildings with bullet holes.  Our Mostar presentation explores post-conflict reconstruction, projects, businesses, and government. 

I attended a presentation about history of Bosnian-Serbian relations by Dr. Andrew Holt. The frame of reference was the book “The Bosnia List” and part of FSCJ “The Authors’ Series”. It was great to learn about the history I was able to live during our visit to Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

#‎GlobalLearningAdventures‬ ‪#‎ExploringMostar‬ ‪#‎ExploringBosnia‬

See our Mostar Flickr photo album.