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March 30, 2009

Reflection and Technology

March 30, 2009

In my PhD research, I interviewed a number of people in Higher Education who remarked that students often only reflect before assessment etc. The students see themselves as rarely having the time to reflect. They dont take the time to reflect. They may not have the skills to reflect, the vocabulary to reflect or a process of reflection. When they write ...

From: Nicholas Bowskill - Read more

February 24, 2009

Don't forget - join us for lunch!

February 24, 2009

Don't forget that today we are holding a mini-Planet workshop via eluminate - hosted by the EXTEND project. The idea is to come and tell us a story of some teaching experience you have had that worked. We want to know about the SITUATION - the context in which the event occurred; the TASK you were trying to do; ...

From: Janet Finlay - Read more

February 22, 2009

Join us for a mini-Planet workshop - online!

February 22, 2009

The EXTEND project is hosting a mini-Planet workshop on Tuesday lunchtime from 12.30 UK time - full details in Cristina’s post. All welcome - we will be sharing examples of successful practice and discussing the Planet methodology. ...

From: Planet: Pattern Language Network - Read more

February 20, 2009

three workshops and a symposium

February 20, 2009

March is going to be very, very busy. Apart from the expected business of writing reports and cleaning up project outputs, we’re going to be running three workshops and leading a symposium at CAL. The Digital Identities Workshop (March 2nd) asks - We use the term ‘digital identity’ to refer to the online representation of an individual ...

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February 16, 2009

Online discussion on Sharing Practice

February 16, 2009

For the next fortnight the Benefits Realisation project EXTEND is hosting an online discussion around the topics covered by Planet. In the first week we will be discussing how we share practice, in the second we will give people a taste of the Planet approach - albeit online! Please come along and join in at ...

From: Planet: Pattern Language Network - Read more

May 30, 2008

Web 2.0 in Reflective Learning .... tell us your experiences

May 30, 2008

The Planet project is exploring ways of capturing and representing successful practice in the use of Web 2.0 in learning. As part of this we are running a series of workshops asking practitioners to meet together and explore examples of practice to identify what worked and what didn’t. These discussions will be “seeded” with brief case studies provided by ...

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April 18, 2007

Introduction - Peter Kahn

April 18, 2007

I'm at the University of Manchester - on the user side rather than the technical side. Looking to see how next generation technologies might support reflective approaches to learning; as well as also creation of a new set of largely online degrees for the overseas market (and also looking to support student enquiries more generally). I'm operating on an individual basis ...

From: Peter Kahn - Read more