Higher Education Teaching and Learning
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Issues and priorities arising around academic development, teaching and learning in Higher Education.
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Being a connected educator is a mindset

Being a connected educator is a mindset | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

As Tom Whitby and I point out in our book, The Relevant Educator: How Connectedness Empowers Learning (Corwin, 2014) we believe there are 8 things all Relevant, Connected Educators do:

Practices and Models Lifelong LearningViews Failure As Part of the Process of LearningBelieves in Sharing and CollaborationWilling to Explore, Question, Elaborate, and Advance Ideas Through Connections With Other EducatorsUses Technology and it's Connection to Other Educators to Learn and TeachUses the Tools of Technology to Personalize Their Professional DevelopmentComfortable With New Technology and Shows a Willingness to ExploreMay Put Creation Over Content and Relevance Over Doctrine


Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Chris Carter's curator insight, November 17, 2015 10:29 PM

Thought preceeds action.

Angela Ribo's curator insight, November 18, 2015 10:09 AM

Getting connected has been the best thing for me personally as an educational leader.

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Contributing to The Connected Learning Manifesto » Online Universities

Contributing to The Connected Learning Manifesto » Online Universities | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Much of the writing on Education Unbound is focused on evaluating existing programs or innovations to explain how best to use them or to examine their efficacy or applicability in larger contexts.

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
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