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March 16, 2009

Digital Literacy Debate

March 16, 2009

Picture credit CollaboraiveSociability by vaXzineI've put up a wiki to help organize attendees, resources, schedule and outputs from the Digital Literacy debate that will be taking place online, in Elluminate, on Friday 27 March 2009, at 1pm GMT. The event arose from conversations on Twitter, around the meaning and definition of digital literacy, and frustration about ...

From: Josie Fraser - Read more

March 15, 2009

EVOLVE in Partnership with Educamp: Open Seminar on Enterprise 2.0

March 15, 2009

This month's Topic: Enterprise 2.0 - The potentials of social software for the learning processes in enterpriseWhen: Monday, March 16, 18:00 GMT / 1900 CETWhere: Elluminate (no Password required)  Moderation: Cristina Costa and Steffen Büffel The guest speakers includes Willms Buhse and Pat Parslow. Isn't that reason enough not to miss it!! ;-) The discussion will focuses on the following ...

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March 10, 2009

Sounds of the Bazaar- LIVE internet Radio today

March 10, 2009

The March edition of Emerging Sounds of the Bazaar will be broadcast live today, Tuesday 10 March, at 18.00 UK time, 1900 Central European Time. This is a Sounds Special - being broadcast live from the Jisc Next Generation Technologies in Practice conference in Loughbrough, UK. The programme will be co-presented by Graham Attwell and Josie Fraser and will ...

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ThoughtFest 09

March 10, 2009

Last week I was fortunate to be one of the attendees at the fantastic Thought Fest 2009 conference, held at the University of Salford's Think Lab. Organised by organized by Pontydysgu with the support of the JISC Evolve network and the European Mature-IP project, the event attracted top class learning technology researchers and practitioners from across Europe. Potential ...

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February 26, 2009

Share your story

February 26, 2009

Last Tuesday we gathered online for a chat around sharing practice. It was quite interesting to be able to listen to the stories people shared about their experiences. The recording of the session is available here.       We have now set up an open wiki to collect people’s story. Do check it here and add your ...

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February 22, 2009

Lunch at your desk...

February 22, 2009

 ...at least for once, this can actually be fun!Tuesday at 1230 UK time, join us and tell us your story!   Enter here(no Password needed)  Here is how it works: Bring your brown bag and join us for a story lunch, this Tuesday (24/02/2009) at 12:30 GMT (check your local time here). The session will happen  in elluminate, and aims to ...

From: Cristina Costa - Read more

February 20, 2009

crowdtasking

February 20, 2009

One of the most interesting parts of our UKAN-SKILLS Project has been experimenting with crowdtasking (eg Amazon Mechanical Turk) as a way of obtaining small amounts of specialist support. Our final set of focus groups also mentioned several times the potential usefulness of a sustainable location for crowdtasking eLearnng activities (from finding peer evaluation right through to actual paid ...

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February 18, 2009

EXTEND is discussing about Sharing Practice: how and where (PLANET)

February 18, 2009

 The EXTEND project team, funded by JISC-EMERGE Benefits and Realisation, are holding an asynchronous discussion event from Sunday 15 Feb-Sunday 1 Mar 2009 where we will be exploring the topic Sharing practice: how and where. Along with JISC-EMERGE colleague Janet Finlay from PLANET, we would like to invite you to join us in this conversation around Communities of Practice ...

From: Cristina Costa - Read more

Careers and the Internet

February 18, 2009

The web seminar on Careers and Internet brought together more than 30 people last Monday. The discussion was extremely interesting and we could have gone on and on with it.  Steven Warburton talked about  ‘fractured digital identities, while Mario Grobholz,presented about his project called  myON-ID Above all, it was a very interesting talk, with ...

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February 16, 2009

Two more opportunities to discuss, connect, share and learn....

February 16, 2009

  ...we can no longer complain that opportunities to learn , connect and  find like minded people are scarce! There actually a lot of open initiatives going on.  This week I have two to suggest:  1.      Today at 6pm UK Time / 7pm CET (check your time zone here ) EVOLVE will be hosting ...

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