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Category Archives: Social Learning

10 Ways to socialise your Mahara ePortfolio

10 Ways to socialise your Mahara ePortfolio from Mahara Hui Pascale Hyboud-Peron at Mahara Hui in Auckland on 10 April 2015 Sourced through from: See on – 21st Century Assessment

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Build an Online Community to Complement Your in Class Community

More and more teachers are venturing online with their students to enhance and extend the work done in the classroom. There are myriad benefits to engaging students online and replacing classic pen and paper assignments with more dynamic online lessons, asynchronous conversations and collaborative Source: See on – Blended Learning Lab

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First of its Kind Moodle Plugin Encourages Social Learning – Synergy Learning

In conjunction with Bryan Smith, Chris Kenniburg and the funders, The REMC organization of Michigan, we have just completed phase 1 of development for an exciting new Social Learning course format.   The Moodle plugin is called “eCommunity” and will transform the collaboration and sharing of knowledge within a course. Delivering this vision required a […]

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What media making and social learning tools are best at engaging learners?

Most agree that classrooms need to provide opportunities for students to create and engage with new media technology. However, that realization still leaves us far from the specifics needed to make it happen. What media making and social learning tools are best at engaging learners? Source: See on – Blended Learning Lab

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Why Connectivity Matters

Blended classrooms and innovations in education technology are changing the way students learn. As educators, we can teach our students how to utilize online connectivity in ways that support individual interests and passions, and help students meet their own academic and personal goals.


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Using the LMS as a Social Network in a Supersized Course |

See on – Blended Learning Lab Large class sizes make it infinitely more challenging for college instructors to connect and communicate with individual students. This might not be a big issue if professors have an army of teaching assistants running smaller tutorial groups, but that’s not always the case; in my courses, for example, […]

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The Future of Learning, Networked Society

See on – Blended Learning Lab Can ICT redefine the way we learn in the Networked Society? Technology has enabled us to interact, innovate and share in whole new ways. This dynamic shift in mindset is creating profound change throughout our society. The Future of Learning looks at one part of that change, the […]

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Debunking 4 Myths of Social Learning

See on – Blended Learning Lab You’ve heard of “safety in numbers.” You may not have heard of “learning in numbers”…though you’ve probably already done it. Working together has been part of the educational process since ancient Greece, if not before. But in today’s increasingly collaborative world, where answers to information are mere seconds […]

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