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Annals of LPlates
Preparing for a weekend trip to Amsterdam I squirreled away this week’s reading so that I could get at it. It did not occur to me to print it out – that would have resulted in a pile of crumpled … Continue reading
I’m relieved to have got to the end of last week’s reading (23). Here are my objections: The first is over complexity, much head scratching has gone on to explain metaphors in order to then use them to understand learning … Continue reading
I do like being a learner. I especially like it when I have to do battle with new ideas and end up with a totally different way of thinking. This can happen over time or be catalysed by training/experiences. For … Continue reading
Lots of very interesting reading this week including “Horizon Report 2011”, “Fostering Learning in a Networked World (cyberlearning)” and Becta’s “Harnessing Technology: Next Generation Learning.” Having read these I was intrugued to see what UCISA responders saw as priorities. UCISA: … Continue reading
A good trip this week to Carlisle for Assessment in Higher Education Conference 2011 (I was “helping” with a presentation). I enjoyed all the presentations and identified the buzz phrases as: “exemplars”, “feed-forward” and “assessment for learning”. One of the … Continue reading
A representation of my PLE Here’s an attempt to work out what on earth my PLE is like. Its a required (H800) task, but one I have been looking forward to doing! It gives a chance to see how I am doing on my … Continue reading