syndicating 4454 posts from 513 #etmooc blogs

What’s the sound of a blog warming up?

Am shooting off my initial connection to Connected Courses, another new learning adventure.

Step 1: Test the syndication.

Step 2: Write something worthy of syndication.

Step 3: Repeat Step 2.

Looking forward to this. A great, connected group already gathering.…

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What’s the sound of a blog warming up?

Am shooting off my initial connection to Connected Courses, another new learning adventure.

Step 1: Test the syndication.

Step 2: Write something worthy of syndication.

Step 3: Repeat Step 2.

Looking forward to this. A great, connected group already gathering.…

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EDUtalk at eAssessment Scotland 2014

I am having a day’s holiday from Glow on Friday taking the Radio EDUtalk mic to the  eAssessment Scotland conference in Dundee.

We have broadcast from the conference for the last couple of years and always have had great conversations.…

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Glow Blog Migration Dates

I posted this this afternoon:

The Glow Blogs migration export will start on 19th September 2014

Any new posts or content added to blogs after that date will not be migrated to the new service.

The new service should be up and running by Oct 3rd 2014

The data from the current blog servers will be exported on the 19th of September and migrated to the new service ready for the go live date.

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Hendrikus van Bulck, USC Palmetto College

Dr. Hendrikus van BulckHow long have you been teaching online?

I have been teaching online courses since the Spring of 2009. I have added online courses every year. I now have online sections of almost all my courses.

What was your initial reaction when you found out that you would be teaching online?

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Recommended apps

Wipes dust off blog. Eek has it really been almost a year :-o During that time I’ve returned to my blog a few times but I’d well and truly lost my writing mojo.

 

Yesterday I put a call out on two of the JISC Mail lists (ILT-RSCEM and DIS-Forum) asking which apps people recommended to support students with their studies.…

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A Glow Blog Answer

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I’ve been trying to post information about the glow blogs migration here when I can, but still getting a few questions, via email, twitter etc. Here is a series of DMs:

Hi John. Been following the progress of GlowBlogs and reading your own blog.

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Clarifying the workflow

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I’ve spent a fair bit of time when working at North Lanarkshire and back in school in creating howto instructions for software or computer tasks. Generally this involves organizing a bunch of screenshots and text on a page. I usually use Pages (or sometime comiclife) occasionally Word.…

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RSS Serendipity

I woke up the other morning morning to a bit of serendipity in my RSS reader that cheered me up.
First I read Alan’s great post Don’t Be a Platform Pawn. Next up was Marco Arment Linking and quoting Waffle on Social Media which quoted in turn Community Services which pointed to What’s a Twitter Timeline?

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edSurge: Michael Horn on ‘Failing Fast’ and Why Companies Should Understand Competency-Based Learning

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edSurge recently interviewed Michael Horn, co-founder of the Clayton Christensen Institute, on the power and importance of competency-based learning. We found that the interview closely aligns with what we practice (and preach). You can find the insightful interview below.

EDSURGE: What’s your background in education and the marketplace?

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syndicating 4454 posts from 513 #etmooc blogs