On October 23rd, 2014, we updated our
By continuing to use LinkedIn’s SlideShare service, you agree to the revised terms, so please take a few minutes to review them.
Positive Deviancy Health Initiative: “in every community there are certain individuals or groups whose uncommon behaviours and strategies enable them to find better solutions to problems than their peers, while having access to the same resources and facing similar or worse challenges”Positivedeviancy.org Bottom Up Approaches Encouraging challenge Crowd-sourcing ideas Encouraging risks Making the exception the norm
Positive Deviancy Healthcare Community Development Business Development Personal Development Local Government ….education? Steve Wheeler (@timbuckteeth)
Steve Wheeler’s Blog Questions SugataMitra (Hole in the Wall) (SOLE) Maurice Holt (Slow School) Collective Action
Positive Deviancy Collective Action Sir Ken Robinson Vanguard Method / Systems Thinking / LeanCheckPurpose: What is the purpose of this system?Demand: What is the nature of customer demand?Capability: What is it predictably achieving?Flow: How does the work work?System Conditions: Why does the system behave this way?PlanWhat needs changing to improve performance?What action could be taken and what would we predict would be the consequences?Against what measures should action be taken (to ensure we learn)?DoTake the planned action and monitor the consequences versus purpose.
Positive Deviancy Organisational / Management based Learner / Student Voice based Teaching & Learning based
Positive Deviancy & Technology Social Media Mobile Devices Technology as a space enabler “All the answers are on the web” Wheeler & Mitra
Positive Deviancy - Ideas “All the answers are on the web” Wheeler & Mitra Student Voice Distance Learning Self-Directed learning Collaborative learning (streamlining etc)
Positive Deviancy – a reality? Collective Action through social media Flashmobs Subversive Advertising Collaborative Programmes Crowdsourcing Civil Disobedience I Love Bees (told by Charles Leadbeater)
I Love Bees Advert for Halo 2 Beekeeper recipes replaced with GPS co-ordinates & time of day Debates started, clues were fed to players 261 Payphones – 1000s turned up, were asked a question, played a snippet. They ordered them by the end of the day. 1,000s of phones, five words each. Never failed.
Kevin Campbell-Wright kevupnorth http://www.slideshare.net/kevupnorth http://www.diigo.com/user/kevupnorth/disrupt