Higher education and technology-driven transformation: videos from Bett 2013

For almost 30 years, the annual Bett show has offered a useful meeting point for everyone interested in how technology is transforming teaching and learning. For most of this time, however, a visit to Bett has been of far more relevance to people from the worlds of compulsory education and the FE sector than for representatives of higher education institutions.  Continue reading

The notion of learning models: past and current approaches

These are personal notes from a presentation given by Dr. Stylianos Hatzipanagos at the E-Developers Workshop on the 14th of December 2012. Dr Stylianos Hatzipanagos is the Head of e-Learning at the King’s Learning Institute (KLI). The presentation focused around the evolution of learning models.  Continue reading

10 YouTube Videos About Technology Enhanced Learning

What are the benefits for the teacher and learner in the context of open education and OERs (Open Educational Resources)? How does a blended-learning school boost student achievement? How can we design the schools for 21st Century Learning? What will the classroom of tomorrow be like? What are the tools and resources for the 21st Century Educator?  Continue reading

Features of high-quality university courses

The information in this post is provided from the book: “Using Moodle: Teaching with the Popular Open Source Course Management System”, by Jason Cole & Helen Foster.

The American Association for Higher Education (AAHE) has come up with some recommendations for high-quality university courses. The AAHE has published 12 recommendations in 3 categories: Continue reading