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Topic 1: Participation online and digital literacies

The Covid pandemic has boosted global online education needs. As a teacher, I wanted to learn new things to deal with increased online learning needs and, therefore, I join the international Open online learning course (ONL211). The course is divided in several topics, and in Topic 1 we looked at online participation and digital literacies.Continue reading “Topic 1: Participation online and digital literacies”

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Community of Inquiry and Online Learning

  Community of inquiry (Col) helps in designing and delivering online learning groups of individuals are involved in a process of empirical or conceptual inquiry into problematic situations. Col highlights three presences – the social presence, cognitive presence and teaching presence – which has been used a lot in the online learning context where theContinue reading “Community of Inquiry and Online Learning”

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Open Network Learning: Lessons learnt – Future practice

Godkväll! ONL is now over. What an experience: digital tools, ways of communication, learning methods, new people, backgrounds! Through the course, I’ve learnt about things such as problem-based learning, pedagogic digital competences, open learning, collaborative learning, blended learning, and many others. I also had the chance to interact with people originating or living all aroundContinue reading “Open Network Learning: Lessons learnt – Future practice”

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Open Network Learning: Lessons learnt – Future practice

Godkväll! ONL is now over. What an experience: digital tools, ways of communication, learning methods, new people, backgrounds! Through the course, I’ve learnt about things such as problem-based learning, pedagogic digital competences, open learning, collaborative learning, blended learning, and many others. I also had the chance to interact with people originating or living all aroundContinue reading “Open Network Learning: Lessons learnt – Future practice”

Some Reflections on my Experience with ONL202: Looking Back and Road Ahead

Finally it is time for some reflection and meta-comments about my experience with the ONL202 course. I will organize this post around three main themes: (1) my general remarks about the way this course designed and unfolded, (2) my main take-aways, (3) the road ahead. To begin with, I think that the course is veryContinue reading “Some Reflections on my Experience with ONL202: Looking Back and Road Ahead”

Digitized Socialization: A Catch-22?

The fourth topic of the ONL course was focused on designing the courses for online and blended (i.e., “the organic integration of thoughtfully selected and complementary face-to-face and online approaches” as defined bay Garrison & Vaughan [2008: 148]) environments. The leitmotif of this week has been the Community of Inquiry (CoI) Framework, which was introducedContinue reading “Digitized Socialization: A Catch-22?”

Collaborative learning_ How can its full potential really be achieved?

Before I had this session in the course, I have often mixed up the meaning of collaborative learning with that of corporative learning in the sense that I have seen them as one and the same. While discussing the meaning of this type of learning with my group members, it was clear to me thatContinue reading “Collaborative learning_ How can its full potential really be achieved?”

Lessons Learned ONL202

What an amazing journey! I must admit that I was a bit reluctant to register for the course after knowing about the workload and efforts that are needed. Actually, it was a bit hard in the beginning since I felt insecure. It was my first experience being in an online learning community. However, after a while, […]

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Lessons learned from ONL202

It was a great journey attending the ONL202 course, and being part of group 2, which was a very fantastic experience with amazing members. The ONL is an online course, teaching us how to go online in our education. Taking this course during the pandemic provided more motivation to us for learning and discussing different topics. I […]

Topic 5 – Lessons learnt – future practice

The Open Network Course (ONL202) has come to an end. New knowledge and experience have been gained during the course. I will start with commenting my first test post in the blog and thoughts regarding the blogging. This relates also to Topic 1 – Experience from online education, social media and knowledge development. In the […]