February 2010 Blog Posts (6)

Our global village

When I reflect on my recent visit to the Gambia, and on other trips to poor countries, I tend to gain some real perspective on my life. I'm left asking what will the future hold for the Gambian children in this picture? How many will survive to adulthood, have happy lives and achieve their dreams? None for sure, will have… Continue

Added by Steve Wheeler on February 28, 2010 at 20:00 — No Comments

Second Life - Three articles worth reading



Added by Paul Simbeck-Hampson on February 27, 2010 at 15:51 — No Comments

Learning without limits

The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference is just around the corner, but there's still time to register at the early bird rate (until 5th March). The theme for this year's event is 'Learning without Limits' - anytime, anyplace learning. The conference will address the growing number of contexts in which learning can take place, and how… Continue

Added by Steve Wheeler on February 25, 2010 at 20:30 — No Comments

What price education?

Derek Bok once said: "If you think education is expensive, you ought to try ignorance." Yes, education is expensive, but in spending public money on teacher training, salaries, professional updates, school and university buildings, technology and learning resources, we are investing into the future wellbeing of our own… Continue

Added by Steve Wheeler on February 23, 2010 at 20:00 — No Comments

BBC Academy Multiplatform Foundation Free Learning Materials & Workshops for Media Trainers

As part of the BBC partnerships agenda, the BBC Academy is making its Multiplatform Foundation Course materials widely available for all to use.

Together with PACT & BECTU, the Indie Training Fund is working with the Academy to introduce these new learning materials for non-BBC media training professionals to use for the indie sector, freelancers and other broadcast companies.

The BBC Academy is running a number of ‘train the trainer’ workshops across the UK on how to use the… Continue

Added by IAN WYATT on February 23, 2010 at 11:30 — No Comments

You are invited to join a Twitter experiment!

As you may be aware, I am the Senior Policy Advisor for Technology Enhanced Learning at Lifelong Learning UK.…


Added by Bryony Taylor on February 15, 2010 at 11:59 — No Comments

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