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

Curtis J. Bonk: MOOC presentation at BETT 2013

The Bett 2013 show is an event which enables educators to discover new approaches, the latest products and practical guidance for improving and enhancing learning in schools, universities and businesses.

In his energetic presentation (“Taking leadership in mystery of MOOCs and the mass movement toward open education”) at the show, Curtis J. Bonk (Professor of Instructional Systems Technology in the School of Education at Indiana University) talked about the “mystery” of MOOCs. Professor Curt is a popular conference speaker with several books in the area of emerging technologies for learning.  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