HERE I AM in Melbourne Australia doing a course with the University of Edinburgh in Elearning and Digital Cultures. I have about 40,000 fellow students. The course is five weeks long. It’s free.
This is the new reality of the MOOC – a Massive Open Online Course (if it’s education or training, then someone will […]
WHAT A RELIEF. No more lugging those heavy cumbersome laptops from home to school each day. I remember my son doing this in his latter years at secondary school, struggling with the weight every day on the bus and then not using it at all on most days – except playing computer games with his […]
ACCORDING TO the 2012 Horizon Report, the next big thing in education and training is learning analytics. There’s quite a lot of talk about it in the elearning community as well, in various blogs, conferences and research papers.
Learning Analytics is analysing data (“breadcrumbs”, “data exhaust”) that is captured by learners when […]
HOW DO WE contend with the sheer volume of digital options available on the Internet? No matter in what field we work – business, education, training – everywhere we look, there are new software applications for us to use, whether this is for a computer, mobile phone or iPad.
Take a recent experience of mine. […]