Our institution (as I suspect do many others) has a love/hate relationship with Blackboard. Two years ago we had almost no engagement, now we have over 75% of courses using it to some degree to support student learning. Tutors have begun to love it a bit more, students have begun hating it a bit less. … More Why, Blackboard, why?
This presentation by Jane Hart explores the tension between institutional learning/IT systems and an increasing need for employees to seek their own solutions from personal knowledge networks. It is interesting as it highlights the growing trend towards learner autonomy and lifelong learning. From “Command & Control” to “Encourage & Engage” View more presentations from Jane … More From ‘Command and Control’ to ‘Encourage and Engage’
Having already been a naughty student and missed the orientation week, I’ve been doing my best to catch up this weekend and prepare myself for the #change11 MOOC. The resources provided by the facilitators have been very helpful in presenting a concept of what we’re dealing with but I get a sense that this is … More And so it begins… #change11