So it’s week 9 of #rhizo14, but I have still not got around to saying anything about week 8 so here goes. The topic, set by Simon, was Demobbing Soldiers. Of course, being demobbed was meant to be a happy experience, but it can also be an unsettling one – how do we help our learners to continue to learn once we have left the room? How do we ourselves keep up the momentum to continue our rhizomatic journey? Somehow I don’t think it’s going to be a problem any more. I’m still talking to the funniest, most talented, full of beans folk that I’ve ever met and I feel like Alice in Through the Looking Glass:
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!