#MichED Chat 3/16/16

Schools and Education as Learning Organizations

Join moderator Jeff Bush (@bushjms) for this thoughtful conversation.

We begin with brief introductions at 8 (who/where/what/role, etc). Please feel free to respond to others introductions.


Jeff will tweet out questions for the evening using "Q" and corresponding question number. Please respond with "A", corresponding number and the hashtag #miched at the end of your response.


Q1: To start, what do you know about the idea of a learning organization? What would you like to know? #michED


Q2: Based on your understanding of a learning organization, what might be the strengths of schools/education at supporting a learning organization? #michED


Q3: Based on your understanding of a learning organization, what might be the weaknesses of schools/education at supporting a learning organization? #michED


Q4: A learning organization needs opposing ideas. How well does education encourage dialogue of opposing ideas? #michED


Q5: If opposing ideas are necessary, does an echo chamber discourage a learning organization? #michED https://youtu.be/J6eMZsYH9l0


Q6: A learning organization should go beyond responding to events. How can we do that? #michED