Aug 182009

KBP buttonVideo clip of students and teachers from Barcelona, from the COMconeixer project, explaining their understanding of the Knowledge Building Principle “Knowledge Building Discourse”. (Original source: 2006- DVD- COMconèixer- An International experience of knowledge building. Learning how to build together our knowledge.) For more information go to:

This is the video transcript:

Student 1: One has to listen to the other’s ideas, all will reach a final idea that will belong to everybody.

Student 2: Of about any subject we can talk about, we have to take into account all the ideas and the final discourse has to be critical and transformational, and has to try to improve reality.

Student 1: The idas are improving, they are getting bigger and better, when there are more people and every person contributes with his/her own one.

Student 3: Everything that we say or think can be improved, we cannot accept only the first impressions and thoughts. These ones have to be transformed.

Student 4: Our clock that we have made in robotics cannot go behind, it always goes ahead because ideas cannot go back, they always advance. And if they do not advance, if they don’t go ahead, they start again, like the clock…

Student 5: Tomorrow, it may be at nine o’clock, but it will be a different day and it will be a different though the time is exactly the same, it will be a different moment at 9 o’clock.