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Stretching wings and flying (Module 5)

Module 5 was all about putting theory into practice and this is where our learning really makes a difference. In my role at The Open University, I’m often working closely with academic authors to shape and create pieces of learning and whole courses. 287 more words

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Applying the learning (Module 5)

Applying learning to real life situations is so important for bringing about change in behaviour. I’ve learned about learning theories informally on a number of occasions but I’ve soon forgotten what I’ve learned because I haven’t used it or at least recognised it in what I’m producing. 179 more words

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Online Course Design & Moodle

As a former technology integration specialist I was once responsible for evaluating, selecting, and ultimately deploying 2 learning management systems (Edmodo and Alma) and a GAFE suite to the international school I formerly worked at. 654 more words

4 Ways to Improve your Distance Learning Course

John Laskaris shares his tips for making sure your eLearning program develops a wide learner base. While the original post focus on eLearning training programs for organizations, much of the advice can be applied to online college courses. 852 more words

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Sacrifice the Throw.. Not Your Options!

Sacrifice throws or suicide throws, whatever you want to call them are very effective but also very dangerous if they don’t work out.

It’s called a sacrifice throw because you sacrifice a standing position for one on the ground. 263 more words