Vad skall det stå i historieböckerna?

Så kom då den upphaussade presskonferensen om Olof Palmes mördare. Det blev verkligen platt fall då inget nytt presenterades. Det inledande spaningsarbetet för att få fatt Palmes mördare har fått mycket kritik men avslutning blev väl inte så mycket bättre. En fråga som väcks är om skall det stå i historieböckerna att ”Skandiamannen” mördade OlofFortsätt läsa “Vad skall det stå i historieböckerna?”

Topic 3 – Learning in Communities and Group Learning

A great example of learning in communities and collaborative learning is the ONL course itself. As part of this course, each group works together towards creating a shared body of knowledge by investigating different aspects of the topic under study. One important success factor in this context is having a common goal and making sure … Continue reading Topic 3 – Learning in Communities and Group Learning

Learning Communities and Libraries

The library and academic research, in particular, have been changed profoundly by the explosion of publishing, the break-neck pace of changes in information deliverytechnology, and the glorious and dauntingly chaotic flowering of information onthe Internet. As libraries, information specialists, media specialists, librarians,and faculty members struggle to keep up with these rapidly proliferating changes,they must moreContinue reading “Learning Communities and Libraries”

Libraries in blended learning

Libraries serve at least three roles in learning; firstly they serve a practical role in sharing expensive resources. Physical resources, such as books and periodicals, films and videos,software,electronic databases, specialized tools such as projectors, graphics equipment, cameras are shared by a commuity of users. Human resources, librarians( also known as information specialist) support instructional programsContinue reading “Libraries in blended learning”

Digital Libraries and Digital Literacy

Libraries play a vital part in helping people become digital citizens because they are accessible and trusted institutions in the community. They provide free access to learning. Lifelong learning and knowledge creation have long formed the core of library services (Lomax, 2020). Present libraries are working under invariably changing e-environments. Rapid advances in modernized technologiesContinue reading “Digital Libraries and Digital Literacy”


How do I design a written exam for my online course?

The current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic has forced us all to adjust and adapt our teaching and examinations. Campus courses have been turned into online distance courses overnight. One issue that has been widely discussed and debated among the colleagues at University is: How do we design written examinations for online courses? Under normal …

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ONL201: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Online Learning

Topic 5: Lessons learnt – future practice Those of you following this blog know that I have started this course because one of the requirements of my tenure track is to pursue pedagogy training. When I signed up back in February, little did I know that the whole education world would be forced online overContinue reading “ONL201: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Online Learning”