Tag Archives: learning

My top 6 tech tools for language learning

First, a quick life update – the reason this blog hasn’t been updated in a little while is that I have started a new job, in a new city, teaching in a school for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Blogging … Continue reading

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Million dollar TED prize goes to Sugata Mitra

Congratulations to Sugata Mitra, who has been awarded the first ever TED prize – a million dollar grant that will go towards piloting the creation of ‘Cloud Schools’. These will be Self Organised Learning Environments (SOLEs) – places where children … Continue reading

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Education is Sharing

This is my response to the first assignment for the Openness in Education MOOC (more info) The assignment:¬†Think back to a time when you learned something you really value from someone. Write a blog post in which you tell the … Continue reading

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The new face of online learning – Diving into MOOCs

I am beginning my studies towards a MOOC – a Massive Open Online Course*. ¬†Actually, I’m starting at least two. I’m killing two birds with one stone here – experiencing new forms of online learning as a learner, and learning … Continue reading

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