Reflection week (11th-17th April)

After the end of Topic 2, we had a reflection week to catch up with the blogging, reflections, tasks… It was also Easter Week and, for me, the beginning of a 10-day period I had to substitute my boss, being in charge of the outreach board of my university. So, I couldn’t really catch up […]


Topic 1: Online participation and digital literacies (14th – 27th Mar)

The first topic of ONL linked online participation with digital identity. David White’s webinar on visitors and residents was very interesting and interactive!  I had already given up using Prensky’s terminology of digital ‘natives’ and ‘immigrants’ because I had seen both young people not being ‘fluent’ with technology and older people managing it very well. […]


Topic 4: Design for online and blended learning

Topic 4 in the ONL course was about “Design for online and blended learning” and our PBL group started discussing the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on teaching and learning. Some examples of questions that were raised within group members regarding this topic: Knowledge increased regarding new tools during this period, but are they all … Continue reading Topic 4: Design for online and blended learning


Topic 3: Learning in communities – networked collaborative learning

Before beginning the work in our PBL group, we saw two YouTube-videos by Kay Oddone, explaining PLN (Personal Learning Networks). This really gave us a good foundation to reflect more upon the meaning of networks and communities. Interested in learning more? Here is the definition used and a link for Kay Oddones video:  PLNs Theory … Continue reading Topic 3: Learning in communities – networked collaborative learning


Topic 1: Online participation & Digital literacy

Topic 1 in the ONL course was about online participation and digital literacy. Digital literacy could be seen as the needed skills for managing life in a world, increasingly digital (Belshaw, 2012). I have always been curious about new digital technology and appreciated the tools it gives us in our personal and professional life. I … Continue reading Topic 1: Online participation & Digital literacy

Topic 2: Openness and sharing (in relation to accessibility and possibility)

During this past week we have explored Topic 2: Open Learning – Sharing and Openness, and started to discuss and reflect upon a plethora of things. What does openness mean? Open as in uncensored, open as in putting material or resources out there for anyone and anywhere to find, or open as in answering questionsContinue reading “Topic 2: Openness and sharing (in relation to accessibility and possibility)”