Closing ONL 192

This has been an interesting course in many aspects. What will stay for a long time is the great collaboration and online friendship that developed during the weeks with my group, number 15. We shared the same attitudes and praised each other’s contributions.  I brought with me experiences of online collaboration, and therefore not allFortsätt läsa “Closing ONL 192”


Topic 3: Connectivism and online collaborative learning

A few years ago I participated in a conference in Stockholm. As I registered for the event, the instructions also said to follow the hashtag of the conference. I remember being sucked in to the discussions that went on in the “digital backstage” on Twitter as presentations where given. Much of the content was related … Continue reading Topic 3: Connectivism and online collaborative learning


Lessons learnt – future practice

What are the most important things that you have learnt through your engagement in the ONL course? Why? Working in a group can be goal-oriented, instructive, and helpful. Each individual brings in experiences from their private and professional fields, which together can lead to completely different approaches to solutions than if one tries to answer […]


Design for online and blended learning

For me, Topic 4 was a kind of summary of what we had worked out together over the past few weeks. Gradually, I was able to classify every single edited topic and the related feelings.  The discussion with the Community of Inquiry (CoI) model was the most plausible. Garrison, Anderson, and Archer (2000) constructed a […]


Topic 2: Going open

Openness is everywhere today, as exemplified by all the free content on different social media platforms. Openness is also supposed to be something obvious in educational settings. Openness has a long history, as classical teaching in the physical room is open, at least at our university. But in a digital setting, this openness is not … Continue reading Topic 2: Going open

“Summa kardemumma” (that is “sum of cardamom”)

I am filled with both happiness as well as sadnass as this 12-weeks journey comes to an end. Happiness because now I will have unlimited with time to do other stuff (sure), and ofcourse because I have learned a bunch of new pedagogical approaches, and lastly becuase I have met a super interesting group with […]

10-year truths

This topic 4 was, to me, very interesting and hands on. Our group decided to do a time-line over a course (similar to thsi OLN-course) and visualize different moments and activities from start to end following the 5 stage model by Salmon and some guiding principles in  Vaughan (2013). With more time, this could really […]


Learning in communities – networked collaborative learning

„As technology increasingly takes over knowledge-based work, the cognitive skills that are central to today’s education systems will remain important; but behavioral and non-cognitive skills necessary for collaboration, innovation, and problem solving will become essential as well.“Klaus Schwab We had two weeks to explore factors that influence students’ community experiences in an online learning environment. […]