Buzzword Bingo: Tinker


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Tinker = To fiddle with something in an attempt to fix, mend or improve it, especially in an experimental manner

Also, see pivot



Recommended Listening

Conversation: the power of tinkering - Meet John Seely Brown, the co-author of A New Culture of Learning: Cultivating the Imagination for a World of Constant Change. In this new book John Seely Brown is particularly interested in the idea of TINKERING. He suggests one of the best 'tinkering' models is the architectural studio - the place where students work together trying to solve each other's problems, and a mentor or master can also take part in open criticism. Find out why this is a model for us all.