Reflection on the ‘eLearning and Digital Cultures’ MOOC, Wk.2 #edcmooc

On to the second of the five weeks Coursera / University of Edinburgh MOOC: ‘eLearning and Digital Cultures’. This week is centred around looking to the future, the “future-focused visions of technology and education” whilst Read More …

“Are we asking our students to collect dots or connect dots?” #edtech

In this TEDxYouth Talk, Seth Godin highlights eight things that will (need to) change in the Digital Age, including the nature of homework, memorising facts, and the end of compliance as an outcome. YouTube: Stop Read More …

Designs on eLearning #DEL12: Student Showcase -‘My Digital Life’

How brilliant that students have a voice at a conference, something I first encountered at FOTE last year and again at PELC earlier this year. Alice Macchi: Important issues to consider between the student / Read More …

Digital story of the Nativity

Yes I know it’s June, but this is still a good video: how social media, web and mobile would’ve impacted the Nativity story – as told through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google, Wikipedia, Google Maps, GMail, Read More …

More “Digital Immigrant vs Digital Native” Posts

So, the age old discussion (argument?) about the differences between Digital Immigrants and Digital Natives has come up again. I’ve already written a little about it, albeit a year ago in the posts “Digital Native/Immigrant Read More …