Developing a Blended Learning Community of Practice at the University of Winchester

Developing a Community of Practice at the University of Winch Ester 14-9-10 Footnotes Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Teacher Responses to New Technologies

John, P.D. and Wheeler, S. (2008) The Digital Classroom: Harnessing Technology for the Future Abingdon: Routledge p. 2 In talking about the need to avoid technological determinism, the authors identify four types of teacher response to new technologies. “First are the enthusiasts. They see the enormous potential in digital technology and try to master its complexities. They also see its use as a professional and pedagogic challenge and an opportunity. Second are the pragmatists. They Continue Reading →

Twitter for Communities of Practice, #iblc10

Twitter for co p bex lewis & david rush View more presentations from Bex Lewis. The slides from the presentation I’m giving with David Rush at the International Blended Learning Conference, Hertfordshire, today. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Martin Oliver #iblc10

Martin Oliver London Knowledge Lab Setting Expectations for the Talk: Talk about ideas, not about how to do something specific – think differently about what you’re doing anyway. Roland Barthes Mythologies. Things presented as ‘common sense’/’natural’ and taken for granted… when they should be problematised more. The importance of myth. Norm Friesman – Not about destructing ideas, but about clearing the ground in order to be able to have different conversations. Can ‘Blended Learning’ be Continue Reading →

Media & Film Community of Practice with Twitter?

Twitter for @winchmfs View more presentations from Bex Lewis. I’m really looking forward to working with The School of Media and Film this afternoon, in order to develop their social media presence, starting with Twitter, as this also provides data for our upcoming conference paper! Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag Continue Reading →

#pelc10: audiocast

Listen to the full podcast. The slides from my section are here, and the original/revised abstracts! Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Good CoP, Bad Cop? Twitter for Communities of Practice

Below is an abstract that has been submitted by Dr Bex Lewis and Dr David Rush for the Fifth International Learning Conference 2010, University of Hertfordshire. We won’t know until 22nd February whether we’ve been accepted or not, but I find even the process of thinking where we’re going fascinating. “In developing both inter- and intra- communities of practice there is a range of recently developed social media tools that are candidates to be used Continue Reading →