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George Siemens is a educator and researcher on learning, networks, analytics, and openness in education. He is the author of Knowing Knowledge, an exploration of how the context and characteristics of knowledge have changed and what it means to organizations today, and the Handbook of Emerging Technologies for Learning. Knowing Knowledge has been translated into Mandarin, Spanish, Persian, and Hungarian. Dr. Siemens is the Associate...

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Hello and welcome to our website. I’m Marc Ravaris, M.Ed., the founder of ID&CMS. I moved back to Bellingham from Seattle in 2002 in order to pursue a long-standing life’s goal of becoming an educator, after spending over 30 years employed in the media production industry. My original interest was to teach TESOL (ESL). I obtained the TESOL certificate, and a B. A. in Spanish from Western Washington University (WWU, 2003). I...

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