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Scaffolding

Topic 4: Design for online and blended learning “In essence, inclusive and open pedagogies are rooted in empathy and require that we take a humanistic approach in creating learning experiences” Amanda McAndrew I have enjoyed this topic, as it talks about the importance of keeping in contact with your students, showing empathy. And I believe … Continue reading Scaffolding

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How do we create a good collaborative environment?

It’s important to discuss the benefits of collaborative learning in creating a good collaborative environment. Based on the response of the participants in my group, sharing and fun are standout descriptions given as main benefits of collaborative learning. The ability to share ideas from a diverse group and learn something new from different perspectives areContinue reading “How do we create a good collaborative environment?”

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Obstacles and possibilities with open learning

During the two weeks of topic 2: Open Learning – Sharing and Openness, my group and I have had interesting discussions about the possibilities and dangers with open resources. Most of us believe that openness is very positive, as you can take part of many kinds of different open resources; education, articles, books, illustrations, codes … Continue reading Obstacles and possibilities with open learning