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Connectivism – the knowledge of the connected individual

Connectivism – the knowledge of the connected individual | E-Learning and Online Teaching | Scoop.it
Knowledge is everywhere. In a mobile phone, a fitness tracker and our brains. Not a science fiction film but the learning theory of connectivism. Recently over a coffee

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Jim Lerman
Dennis T OConnor's insight:

20 years of teaching from inside a computer makes connectivism self-evident (to me). 8-)

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Margarita Saucedo's curator insight, January 13, 11:58 AM
A partir de las redes sociales
Elizabeth Karvonen's curator insight, January 20, 4:44 AM
Definitely a new slant on Bloom. Important for all teachers in the digital age.
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 21, 7:42 AM
Connectivism – the knowledge of the connected individual
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European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning

European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning | E-Learning and Online Teaching | Scoop.it

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Maria Guillily's curator insight, November 26, 2013 1:43 PM

In Kropf's viewpoint connectivism is arguing for the inclusion of engaging interactive online materials to drive learning and instruction.  Kropf points to a number of examples of student engagement including the use of podcasts, Second Life, and mobile learning.  One such example illustrates the use of Second Life in an MBA program to improve 'teamwork efforts and experiences with commerce".  Connectivist instructional design will hopefully continue to elevate the discourse and utility of online materials in education.

 

TELLS library's curator insight, November 26, 2013 7:30 PM

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Connectivism

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MOOCs and Connectivist Instructional Design

MOOCs and Connectivist Instructional Design | E-Learning and Online Teaching | Scoop.it

Summary by Monica Goddard:


The author describes his participation in George Siemen's and Stephen Downe's MOOC, "Connectivism and Connective Knowledge 2008" (CCK08). This course had weekly guest lecturers and presentations, blogging assignments, discussions on Twitter, Facebook and Moodle. It was a highly interactive course with collaborative virtual meetings about discussions and presentations. Research indicates that course interaction is one of the primary measures of success and retention in an online course.

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