Find out what exactly is meant by ‘Authentic Learning’, including his list of the twelve elements needed to deliver successful authentic learning events, on Steve Revington’s website. Steve is a multiple award-winning Canadian academic who has been teaching for over thirty years. Although he works mainly with children, the theories can be applied at any level.
This blog is definitely worth following if you have an interest in TEL. It has been recognised by the community as being one of the top ten e-learning blogs, and is produced by the TEL team, led by Dr David Walker, previously Senior Learning Technologist here at the University of Dundee. The latest post is Developing accessible web content, which has been written in collaboration with another former Dundee Staff member Dr David Sloan.
A slightly worrying feature on the Times Higher Education website with 6 academics discussing the results of a recent survey, which suggested research misconduct in the UK is more prevalent than perviously feared.