A lot of good teaching goes on at dailyKos. But a lot of it doesn't get read by everyone who wants to read it, because diaries scroll by so fast.
This series is about diaries that teach and about things you want to learn. Could be any subject - an academic subject, a skill, a hobby, almost anything - but not diaries that simply inform, or it would include all of daily kos.
Next week, this diary will not be posted, at least not by me, because I am hosting the dkos book club.....and the next book is
What I do is, each week, search for the tags 'teaching' and 'learning' and for diarists whom I know write diaries that teach. Then I'll post the list, with perhaps some brief comment, and open the floor to people who want to learn something specific.
You can help me by tagging diaries with 'teaching' or 'learning' when you see diaries that merit those tags, by reminding me of what I've missed, by recommending this diary, and by commenting.
For a list of some series and diarists that might appeal, see my diary What are you teaching/learning? and the comments to it
Here we go (in alphabetical order, by diarist
a gnostic tells us about what's going on with the Jesus' tomb story
A Siegel has a few diaries about Energize America, including this one
boran2 has volume 82 of Saturday morning painting palooza
claude has volume 28 (if my Roman numbers are right) of home repair
dcoronata talks about how the sun works
Frankenoid has volume 3.2 of her home and garden series
infotrage ventures into the world of Catholic blogs
Kumar P discusses biofuels
and how green they are (or aren't)
Land of Enchantment discusses paper ballots and undervoting
Major Danby asks us how to start a serious blog
Mark H discusses the five types of fins
scoutbama has some insights into teaching African history
theyrereal discusses biodiesel
as a way of saying "F.U." to Exxon
Unitary Moonbat returns, to continue the discussion about the history of Afghanistan
But that's just part one!
Use the comments to tell us things you want to learn! Likely someone will be able to help