Monthly Archives: December 2015

10 steps to disrupt with distance learning

Leadership in education with the disruptive force of distance learning: Almost all past initiatives in distance education and the main goal of Institutions providing distance education, were most concerned with parity, which the traditional system would never accept. To figure … Continue reading

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Resources on future of distance learning

A set of curated resources on the future of distance learning: 1: http://evolllution.com/opinions/evolving-trends-shape-future-distance-education/ Four key issue mentioned here : regulatory; learning systems; pedagogy ; access and costs 2: Innovative Pedagogies 2015 from UKOU: http://proxima.iet.open.ac.uk/public/innovating_pedagogy_2015.pdf 3: Innovative Pedagogies 2014 from UKOU: … Continue reading

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Apps for lectures:

The lecture of the future is an App # The core idea is to provide a supplement or in some contexts, a complete alternative to a course of lectures that can be accessed on a Smart Handheld device. Builds on … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the future of ODL

Some thoughts on the Evolution of Open and Distance learning and its foreseeable future: The story of distance learning is the story of the ugly duckling who with the blessings of modern technology has morphed into a swan. The recent … Continue reading

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