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Celebrating Continuing Development and Open Practice

It took me a while but I finally got there… I can know consider myself a Chartered Librarian! Celebrating the completion of my Chartership came as a surprise to me; I hadn’t thought it would give me such joy! Possibly … Continue reading

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Open Practice and OER sustainability

It’s really difficult to tell the whole story of a conference such as Cetis 2013, unless you break down its main parts.  I created, therefore, a social story that responds to the main objectives of the first parallel session I … Continue reading

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Our #edcmooc paths to finding Information – Results

Following one of the previous posts explaining the plethora of research questions born during the e-learning and digital Cultures MOOC (#edcmooc), I set up a survey to explore how my peers explored information beyond the material provided by the course … Continue reading

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Our #EdcMooc paths to Information and knowledge

The last three weeks have been extremely rich and creative although I haven’t come back to the blog to record my thoughts.   One of the things that keeps coming back in my mind are the words of George Roberts … Continue reading

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Proud MOOCer in the time capsule!

Last week’s live microteaching showcase called the end of the “first steps in Learning and Teaching”, Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) developed by the HEA/JISC funded OpenLine Project and delivered by Oxford Brookes University. The Tutor team thanked all the … Continue reading

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Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [4]

All the previously mentioned questions helped me to engage with the students in a reflective conversation brought up by a “unique and uncertain situation”.  With their answers, I managed to gain confidence, enrich my understanding on the situation and build … Continue reading

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Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [3]

I started the session by asking the students a similar question I posed at the beginning of one of my previous posts. Interestingly, all students had a similar experience. Initially, they were puzzled by my question but then one by … Continue reading

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Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [2]

I headed to Bloomsbury thinking about three things; first the example that Lord Putman gave during LILAC 2012 that if you put a “surgeon from 1912 and transport them to the operating theatre of today, they would be completely unable … Continue reading

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Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [1]

What if you have spent 6 hours to update a presentation and when you were ready to transfer the file in your memory stick and head to class, your computer crashes and stubbornly denies to start-up? Well…, that was the … Continue reading

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Reflection – What makes a bad teacher?

3# In contrast with the good memories of caring teachers there were many instances of teachers who were: Distant Alienated from the class and the societal changes Full of prejudices wherein the diverse or different did not fit Without any … Continue reading

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