An excellent video by Wendy and Alex Drexler that explores the ideas of connectivism and how this relates to education. It gives some excellent concrete examples about the sorts of technologies that allow learners to connect to and manage information.

EduMash – "Using Web2.0 for experience based learning"

Just had to post this. Is is a taster session for http://www.vitae-project.eu. (by foxdenuk) Web2 for experience based learning Is is a great example of: a) mashing up various online tools for educational purposes (I found the presentation on their Ning community, the presentation itself is on Slide Boom, Graham Atwell’s video about personal learning… More EduMash – "Using Web2.0 for experience based learning"

Using student-owned technologies in educational ict

This article by Scott Wilson of CETIS succintly analyses the concept of PLE’s in terms of ‘what they could be’ and ‘why they should be’. In my role I think that it would be interesting to try and deliver elearning through various non institutional applications inlcuding social networking, blogs, instant messaging, RSS (inlcuding communal RSS… More Using student-owned technologies in educational ict