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Websites, articles and information that may help you on the road to elearning.

MOOCs in Scottish Education

Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal From the fine folk of JISC RSC in Scotland How Strathclyde, Glasgow and Edinburgh Universities are managing their MOOCs JISC RSC > MOOCs in Scottish Education.

Connected Learning: Harnessing the Information Age to Make Learning More Powerful

“Connected learning is not about a specific technology, tool, platform, or technique, but instead seeks to design experiences for learners that take advantage of today’s abundant learning opportunities.” A report produced by the Alliance for Excellent Education (USA). As the site says: “This report introduces connected learning, a promising educational approach that uses digital media to engage…

Getting started with serious games

This might be of interest to my passing visitors: In this free lunchtime webinar organised by ALT with the support of the eLearning Network, Steve Harris and Scott Hewitt will take you through some key game mechanics and suggest how these can be used to meet the aims of serious games. This will include mechanics from…

Top Elearning Tips app for iPhone

What nice people they are at Kineo: their site is worth a visit in an idle moment. They have now produced a nifty app for your i/phone/pad/pod touch that contains a collection of sound advice on the benefits of elearning, how to improve your elearning resources and other elearning related stuff. Well worth a quick…

New JISC Guide Launched

Of interest to curriculum managers, teaching practitioners and support staff throughout further and higher education, a new JISC guide Transforming curriculum delivery through technology: Stories of challenge, benefit and change is now available. Take a look at: JISC Transforming Curriculum Delivery Through Technology programme