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Draft Proposal Writing – Connection to GO-GN

Writing part of my draft proposal and got to the section on ‘External checking and member checking’ to ensure I am talking and communication with others throughout my research process.        Member checking, or respondent validation is a … Continue reading

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“Expert” vs “Novice” – Examining the “boundary” concept in informal learning environments

We are examining the idea of research around informal learning opportunities this week in my EdD class. My experiences come from cMOOCs, in particular my experiences as learner in #Change11 and #Moocmooc, lead conspirator of #etmooc lead facilitator of #DigiFoot12 … Continue reading

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From Lurker, to Follower, to Leader: Mozilla All Hands in London Goals

The “Mozillian Lurker” Photo by https://www.flickr.com/photos/felixhuth/ Sitting next to Sunny Lee and Carla Casilli on on school bus exploring Vancouver during the the “Open Education” Conference in 2012, I discovered that I was already a Mozillian. Although on the fringes … Continue reading

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How to “Teach” Social Presence

This blog post is about “Social Presence” for the #HumanMOOC Course Image from: http://www.slideshare.net/UpsideLearning/keep-learning-how-can-we-enable-facilitate-this Learning “How to Learn” Online…..with a focus on Social Presence When I co-facilitated ED722 with Dr Ian O’Byrne last year….(A course  to introduce you to emerging trends, … Continue reading

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Why I love cMOOCs

Why I love cMOOCs – (The c really stands for Canadian….) I found MOOCs because someone encouraged me to go find the most engaging, motivating and interactive “thing” happening in Online Learning. At the time – April 2012 – that … Continue reading

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