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IET Technology Coffee Morning: SocialLearn Project
14 June 2011
Jennie Lee Building Main Ambient Lab Ground Floor
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4 March 2011
Abstract: SocialLearn is an online learning toolkit, developed by The Open University, which learners can take with them wherever they go on the web. Its role is to help learners make sense of the wealth of content and media available on the Internet.
Rebecca Ferguson, research lead on the project, will provide an overview of SocialLearn and its plans for the future. She will demonstrate some of the social tools that are available and the path tool that makes it easy to link different resources.
Moving away from Open University sites, she will demonstrate the SocialLearn backpack in action, and focus on a couple of the gadgets that are available to learners.
She will also focus on the experience of the pilot user communities who have been using the site since February, on current use of SocialLearn and on plans for the future - including learning analytics and smart recommendations based on users' learning activity.
OU staff members and research students can access SocialLearn here http://sociallearn.open.ac.uk
Presenter: Dr Rebecca Ferguson ( KMi )
Location: Jennie Lee Building Meeting Room 1 Ground Floor
Link to TCM 2011 Schedule: http://cloudworks.ac.uk/cloudscape/view/2107
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added to TCM Feedback: SocialLearn Project by Tim Seal on 16 June 2011
- "Brilliant potential on so many fronts. First up thinking about supporting educational...
added to TCM Feedback: SocialLearn Project by Ross Allen on 15 June 2011
- "Very useful session - i thought Rebecca did a very good job. I have seen several people demo SL but...
added to TCM Feedback: SocialLearn Project by Lynda Davies on 15 June 2011
- TCM Feedback: SocialLearn Project
cloud added to the cloudscape IET Technology Coffee Morning: SocialLearn Project by Lynda Davies on 4 March 2011