Tim McNamara

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Being Open to Open – #change11
Tim McNamara, NOOZOOnomad, Oct 12, 2011
I thought I had an idea about what Open Education was until I started digging into various websites, blogs, etc.  I was looking into Open Education & OER for a presentation I was putting together about Open Education & Learning Objects for my Cohort at Athabasca University’s doctoral program in DE……And, like a good MOOC “learner,”  I [...] Wed, 12 Oct 2011 06:36:15 +0000 [Comment]

setting up #change11
Tim McNamara, NOOZOOnomad, Sept 20, 2011
I have been going through orientation to MOOC: Change: Education, Learning, and Technology! and setting up Social Web. Here is first #change11 post. Fri, 16 Sep 2011 14:56:20 +0000 [Comment]

defining m-learning ( #change11 )
Tim McNamara, NOOZOOnomad, Sept 20, 2011
“Mobile  learning  extends  learners’ capacity to communicate  and  access information by allowing  them  to carry ‘wireless, mobile, portable, and handheld devices’ (Traxler, 2008).” (Koole, 2010). Does a mobile learner differ from a distance learner?  What consitute’s “mobile?”; reading your MOOC #change11 daily newsletter at the starbucks on your iPhone? “Mobile learning can be defined as learning opportunities that [...] Tue, 20 Sep 2011 03:37:25 +0000 [Comment]

course goals #change11
Tim McNamara, NOOZOOnomad, Sept 20, 2011
I am starting my doctorate in Distance Education at the University of Athabasca and see a lot of good idea generating content for my dissertation focus within the outline of the MOOC. After being a silent observer in PLENK2010, I have decided to try another MOOC and engage a bit more. overall goals: have MOOC [...] Fri, 16 Sep 2011 20:38:02 +0000 [Comment]

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