Tag: Teachers

Benefits for teachers in joining a MOOC

As mentioned in the previous post Dr. Sarah Younie, Dr. Patricia Charlton and Professor Christina Preston delivered a 45 minute conference presentation at BETT 2015 on MOOCs, their benefits and future potential. The presentation introduced the concepts and rationale behind a

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HANDSON now on Facebook

With so many educators now on Facebook we are delighted to announce HANDSON now has a new Facebook Page  to keep you updated with all the news and developments from the project. This is a really welcome development just before the

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Design Studio for ICT-based learning: Join us now!

The ‘Design Studio for ICT-based learning activities‘ MOOC will start on October 27th  and from now on we will have several warm-up activities to help you connect with each other. We invite you to join the MOOC (http://handsonict.eu/join-us/) and take

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MOOCs: Tutor or Facilitator?

Written by Viktorija Florjančič, EMUNI team During my PhD study I carried out some research about the tutor’s role in an online course. Based on literature review I became aware of high dropout reported in different research studies (more in

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Greek participants in HandsOn Pilot 2 to join Open Discovery Space

Handson ICT  participants from Greece will join the Open Discovery Space (ODS) community & participate in a contest! The Greek participants of the Hands-on pilot 2 phase will have the opportunity to join the dedicated community created on Open Discovery

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