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I don't know much about co-ops and education. But this is an interesting development:

https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/24/google-opens-its-g-suite-for-education-to-home-school-co-ops/

 

@csageland I'll reach out; but just wanted to say that I'm looking forward to seeing your map with the edges populated between them.

 

@Micropixie Always happy to share and listen. I'm also very much looking forward to your next release. It was a happy day when I discovered your work via @KPFA.

 

@LarsWienand Am I a Refugee or a Schlagerstar? I should go to a bakery and sing this song in broken German...

"Das Schönste im Leben ist die Freiheit, denn dann sagen wir, hurra."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MdY9Q5HS3bE

 

Wired UK with some good coverage of the movement including @resonatecoop

http://www.wired.co.uk/article/the-tech-cooperatives-changing-the-way-startups-do-business

 

@lindner and also listen to the wisdom of @micropixie reminding us that we are all immigrants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGsihPyIROw

 

Hi German folks! Please vote out racists like @c_lindner. I'd rather be mistaken in my mentions for singer @patricklindner_.

https://www.politico.eu/article/christian-lindner-german-liberal-fdp-angela-merkel-leaders-bakery-ta...

 

Thought provoking presentation on how Information Architecture impacts user behavior. Also a great anecdote about how Open Plan offices were intended to "give the company’s clerical workers a sense of community and nobility."

Strong finish with this call to action:

"Are the things that I’m designing creating conceptual structures, distinctions in the world, that are viable? Are the systems that I’m working with respectful of the broader context that they’re in? And are they sustainable, economically, socially, and ecologically?"

http://opentranscripts.org/transcript/living-in-information/

 

Fantastic performance tonight in San Francisco by @dessadarling@twitter.com She's a fabulous performer and member of Doomtree Collective. Here's a thoughtful interview from 2015 about Doomtree's unique path to success:

http://www.minnesotabusiness.com/dessa-ceo

 

Reading "The World of Knowbots" from "The Digital Library Project". circa 1988
http://www.cnri.reston.va.us/kahn-cerf-88.pdf