A frequent learner-visitor to 50+ Digital has a para-digital problem. Her mother needs a lot of practical support. Our learner spends at least one day each week with her. She is very busy with work and education, so she takes a laptop with her – but it doesn’t work out, because her mother does not have an internet connection and lives in a mobile service deadspot. Read more “Social tariffs”
A play by Kwame Kwei-Armah at the Tower Theatre, Stoke Newington. It asks whether a successful TV personality can become a successful politician. It asks what this individual represents to the public and whether he is satisfied enough with this to promote himself as a politician.
What I like to say is that it has been so good for me because I have learned so much with Rick and from volunteering as well. what I like most is to email their writer down and read it I do like to come in because I meet new people. Read more “it has been so good for me”
The next phase of Friday afternoon Learning Together will be about how we could use educational technology at Mildmay Community Centre.
What does that mean? Here’s an instant definition from Wikipedia …
Read more “Educational Technology at Learning Together”
Educational technology (commonly abbreviated as edutech, or edtech) is the combined use of computer hardware, software, and educational theory and practice to facilitate learning.
I Went to the Dalston library to use the computer I checked my email and sent some photos to my friend that I took off .
Then I did Canva I had to make a Birthday card for my sister grandson. Read more “Going to Library”
The final session of the Friday afternoon ‘Learn My Way’ group, featuring most of the learners who were present.
The afternoon didn’t work out as we had planned (explained on Learn My Way No Entry) — but we found other things to do, and everyone went home feeling happy that they had contributed to the project objectives. Read more “Friday afternoon ‘Learn My Way’ group wraps up”
On wednesday i used to come to Digital Drop in. it was ok but for me i use to find it very helpful, but it was also a little over crowded. but now that they have started the friday afternoon learn my way digital drop in i am very pleased to come.
THIS IS EMMANUEL
I am glad to create ChatGPT Account, on my own without any assistance.
Despite fact that, I was not in the group when they were taught.
I like the chatgpt so impressed, the way it works.
What I would like to say is that I went to union Chapel one day it was so good to see inside. I have never been so it was good to know what they do I learn lots but they need help with volunteer to rebuild, but for me it was hard so I said can I drawing a picture so that is what I did and the woman that was do it her name was Cristine she took photos of it. Read more “Union Chapel”
THIS IS EMMANUEL
MY JOURNEY TO THE MILDMAY COMMUNITY CENTRE
Shortly after Whitmore was closed in 2020, we went to various places, such as Secret Garden, Curve Garden and another Garden at Navarino Street. We learnt lots of things in those places. Read more “How I became one of the Fifty-Plus group 2019 to date part 2”
Mildmay Community Centre has moved to the moon. The Giant Zebras who live there have made road crossings especially for us, and even planted a few trees.
Image made with Bing Image Creator (an artificial intelligence image generator – easy to use and free, but requires a Microsoft account first).
Learn how to make artificial intelligence images
We have started looking at artificial intelligence (AI) – at a very basic level – at Friday afternoon Learning Together.
The best way in to AI for digital beginners seems (so far) to be through generative image creation. Read more “Artificial intelligence for digital learners”
Party event of the year
50+ Digital didn’t have time to make photos or video, but we have space in our Memory Bank for this.
It was a lot of hard work for Mildmay Community Centre staff and volunteers. They decorated the main hall, filled it with older people, served them an amazing (and free) Christmas lunch prepared by a professional chef, with a surprising abundance of booze for those who were in the mood – and gave them all a present. Read more “Xmas Lunch Party at Mildmay Community Centre”