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Social entrepeneurs and deschooling capitalism

So close but so far, the limits of the framework WORK IN PROGRESS Just found this, been thinking for ages about building a web platform that better serves GOS, found the perfect example. However -it’s a collaborative educational social network … Continue reading

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on Violence/Pacifism: A Class on the Philosophy and Politics

“We stand against the cuts, in solidarity with all the poor, elderly, disabled and working people affected. We are against all cuts and the marketisation of education. We are occupying the roof of Tory HQ to show we are against … Continue reading

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Proposal: attend: Edin. Class Struggle Day School

The Edinburgh Class Struggle Day-school aims to be an open coming together of workers, students and the unemployed from different backgrounds and class struggle political tendencies in Edinburgh. It is a meeting place open to all who wish to discuss … Continue reading

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Alternative Symposiums

Check in with these guys, QMU and London’s crowd hold full day podcast symposiums, sharing music, debates and posting it immediately on their blogs. Open space could totally do the same. This is the discussion I was telling you about … Continue reading

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“Future of the Public School” : A GOS Proposal

I propose that we follow the syllabus set out for this class at the LA “public school”. They are a similar organization to our own, with different branches around the world. Check it out. The Future of the Public School … Continue reading

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Glasgow Open School: Statement 1

Glasgow Open School: Statement 1 Constantly on a tightrope – occasionally on the floor. Learning still has some movement to it. We should just write ‘uneasy school’, but it sounds like everything is really hard (some things are, some things … Continue reading

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instal 2010 (uneasy/instal)

We are taking the instal festival as an object for consideration. The issues/problems/facts that we have identified (and have to resolve or accept) may be: Influence: does engaging with another organization automatically impart some of the features of that organization … Continue reading

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NO PARKING

Was thinking of repainting the old ‘no parking’ signs on either side of the stoop to 61 WP with some sort of signifier for the school. You can fit around 6 – 13 letters on each board. I wrote some ideas down below train of thought style without deleting any. Anyone got any others?

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Retrospection part 1.

<span><a href=”http://soundcloud.com/user8271073/diy-first-draft-mp3″>Diy first draft (MP3)</a> by <a href=”http://soundcloud.com/user8271073″>GDIY</a></span&gt;

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In 2009 some people involved with this blog held a festival of DIY culture.

We invite them to join us by posting any documents below. Otherwise email them to us at info(at)glasgowdiy.co.uk and we’ll post them below.

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