Another day, another Connected Learning webinar [VIDEO]

(video not showing? click here!) Yesterday I participated in my fourth Connected Learning webinar, this time about… Connected Learning! You can find the resources, etc. that were mentioned in the webinar here. It was great to hang out with such smart people as Connie Yowell and Mimi Ito. (click on image or here for larger […]

Web Literacies: What is the ‘Web’ Anyway? [DMLcentral]

My latest post for DMLcentral is now live. Entitled Web Literacies: What is the ‘Web’ Anyway? I take a step back to examine something we now take for granted every day: Over two billion people now use the web on a regular basis. For many people, like me, the web is a fundamental part of […]

[RECORDING] Connected Learning webinar on Open Badges

I was delighted to be asked to participate in a DML Central Connected Learning Google+ hangout about Open Badges yesterday. The recording should be embedded above, but if not try clicking here. The session featured a presentation by Erin Knight, Senior Director of Learning at the Mozilla Foundation, and was facilitated by Howard Rheingold. If […]

Connected Learning: a new model of learning.

If you’re an educator, if you’re a student, if you’re a parent – in fact, if you’re someone who walks around with their eyes open, you’ll have noticed something. Educational experiences in school and educational experiences outside of school are very different. So far, so obvious. But what can we do about it? I’m currently […]