Collaboration

  • Online teaching MOOC

    The UCL Institute of Education has a free course on Blended and Online Learning Design that will appeal to anybody at any level of education from Primary to Higher Education. This MOOC* is available from Monday 11 January delivered on FutureLearn.

    https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/blended-and-online-learning-design

    Duration: 3 weeksWeekly study: 3 hours

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    * MOOC – Massive Open Online Course

  • Bring your own device (BYOD) for learning in schools

    The central idea of BYOD is that individuals use the technology that they bring with them to school or college. The school or college does not need to provide the computers, tablets, smartphones for individuals to use in class, just supply the environment that allows users to use their technology collaboratively or just for individual use.
  • ICT in Primary Education MOOC

    Well this little corner of the web has been rather inactive… but then I’ve been busy looking after other things. However, things are happening and the potential for more posts. The main thing is the MOOC I’ve just started out of personal interest, personal development and because it relates directly to one of the things…

  • Learning Objectives: failure or saviour?

    I was debating whether to use this title or Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (Who watches the watcher?), the latter title only explains why Learning Objectives is currently failing the education system in the UK.

    Learning Objectives define what a learner should learn, the objective of a particular piece of work. For example by the end of…