Reflections on #mosomelt bootcamp 2017

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The traditional notion of a ‘bootcamp’ conjures up images of blood, sweat and toil; of instructions for almost unachievable tasks being shouted at quivering participants by military style authoritarians, with the purpose as much about them relishing their domination and…

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Cape Town with #go_gn + OEGlobal. Fantastic!

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  I am part of a wonderful network, the @GOER_GN, a global network of PhD students that are researching in open education in general. Everyone has a slightly different focus, but all of us are interested in using OPEN as a tool to social justice and inclusion. The #go_gn (how the gang is called) organises … Continue reading Cape Town with #go_gn + OEGlobal. Fantastic!

The power of narrative research in #OER17

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Last week the yearly OER conference took place in London. The title, the Politics of Open, and the themes can give a sense of the depth and breadth of the event.  A great experience where different scholars from around the Globe, and this is really AROUND THE GLOBE, we had people from South Africa, Chile, … Continue reading The power of narrative research in #OER17

Evernote- one stop shop?

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I have been using Evernote for a number of years now, though have not been conscious of how I use it. Here’s my reflection on what has worked for me: Get Premium. While the free account gets you going, I enjoy the fact that I can access the notes from a variety of devices- including offline… Continue Reading →

360 around the clinic room

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Recently, I was privy to seeing what the Paramedic team have produced (https://seekbeak.com/v/2lVjKrZzBby) in terms of developing a 360 degree environment that then has “Hot Spots” added to link viewers to related material. Added with the loan of an LG 360 camera (https://tinyurl.com/pbtech-LG360), I was inspired to create something myself. This is what I came up… Continue Reading →