Jul 282010

Friday saw UKOER10: UK perspectives on open educational resources. If you are interested in open access in higher education, the Open CourseWare (OCW) movement or open educational resources (OER) head straight to the OER infoKit, launched at the event, which provides an overview of the management, learning and teaching, technical and legal issues involved. The event reported on a nationally funded OER programme, [...]

Jul 132010

See my other posts on #iwmw10: Remotely attending #iwmw10 and Justifying the Web team vs just getting on with it IWMW 2010, the annual conference for UK university Web teams, has now been and gone. I sat in remotely pretty much according to plan, managing to tweet content! on several occasions, and am now using the Twitter backchannel [...]

Jul 092010

See my other posts on #iwmw10: Eavesdropping on the conversation and Justifying the Web team vs just getting on with it Update, 12 July: the organisers’ plans for IWMW10 and remote audiences After dipping into a couple of events recently the plan is to do this one properly. IWMW is the annual conference for Web managers in [...]

Jul 012010

Dropped in on a couple of events in the UK last week: OU Conference 2010: Learning in an open world – online only, synchronous via Elluminate and asynchronous via Cloudworks, the OU’s social networking service Higher Education Academy Conference 2010 – RL: Hatfield, with four tracks on future learning and teaching issues, backed up with [...]