Yarra Hills Secondary College has always been at the cutting edge of technology and this blog records some of our thoughts and processes as we continue to move forward. [HTML] [XML] Last Updated: 2012-02-15T23:22:25.766-0
Collective Learning . . . all together now!
blackste, eLearning at Yarra Hills, Oct 04, 2011
I love the concept of collective learning. Making use of people and organisations with different skills is absolutely how the real work functions in business - but rarely in education. I suspect that too often there is a confusion between the concepts of group work and collective learning and I believe there is a fundamental difference between the two. Group work tends to take place when a small group of students are asked to produce a piece of work together. Usually there is little ... 2011-10-04T04:44:00.000-07:00 [Comment]
So, if the world is round then . . .
blackste, eLearning at Yarra Hills, Sept 27, 2011
Oh for a flat earth! There are so many opportunities for learning, sharing and collaborating in online, International courses such as #change11 BUT, a round earth means so many time zones (would a flat earth have time zones too?). As a result the live broadcast I'd like to attend is at 2am my time. It is school holidays so I can make this one but when term begins I will have to consider the benefits of getting up for an early morning session against the disruption of ... 2011-09-26T16:07:00.000-07:00 [Comment]
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