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Using Social Media Tools for Assessments

Information abundance means that learners have unprecedented access to information.This coupled with what we know about student engagement in academic study means that we might want to rethink the way we approach assessments. 1,554 more words

Information Abundance

Learning Requirements

I think that there are two vital requirements in order for us to learn something: obtaining information, and understanding information. Both elements are necessary. Something can’t be learned if new information is not available, and learning is not real if there is no understanding is not reached. 657 more words

Information Abundance

Lecturing (Again)

Some of this post is using recycled material from earlier posts: It has been re-written for a different audience, but I thought it was good for this audience as well. 770 more words



Bligh (1972, page 4) tells us that “In politics, lectures are called speeches. In churches they are called sermons. Call them what you like; what they are in fact are  741 more words