What is a Learning Technologist (part 5)?

Depending on where you work you might use the title Learning Technologist, Education Technologist, Instructional Designer, or something else, but essentially these roles are the same. See the ‘related posts’ section below for links to Read More …

Presentation to eAssessment Scotland (@eassessscotland) #eas11

Today I confirmed the abstract of my presentation to the eAssessment Scotland Conference, hosted by the  University of Dundee, on August 25/26, 2011 – www.e-assessment-scotland.org. Here is what I will be delivering to the distinguished Read More …

Distance Learning / Distance Education

Steve Wheeler (aka Twitter timbuckteeth) has been writing a series of articles on how distance education has “developed and the influences it has had on our current education provision”. I am not going to repeat Read More …

Reading: "Developing a better understanding of technology-based pedagogy"

I found a reference to this paper recently (yes. through Twitter!) from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. It’s called “Developing a better understanding of technology based pedagogy” and you can read it online with this Read More …

Reading: "College technology 'catching up' with students"

Kathleen Gray has written this article on College technology ‘catching-up’ with students and has highlighted some of the short-falls many of us have witnessed. It’s nice to see our observations being taken notice of. So, Read More …