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MasterClass Technology Enhanced Mobile Learning

On friday 11th of october I gave a master class at the hogschool Inholland (Masteropleiding Leren & Innoveren l Domein Onderwijs, Leren en Levensbeschouwing l Hogeschool Inholland).

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NRO Matchmaking Event

The NRO national coordination on education introduces the new funding program for education in Utrecht. More at nro.nl

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New Publications e-learning conference Belgrade

Two new publications together with Roland Klemke from the e-learning conference in Belgrade, the papers are available from Title: Enhancing learning with technology Authors: Specht, Marcus Klemke, Roland ID: http://hdl.handle.net/1820/5109 Title: Multi-stakeholder decision training games with ARLearn Authors: Klemke, Roland Ternier, … Continue reading

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Keynote at NBE2013 Conference in Finland

Today I gave a talk at the NBE2013 conference in Pyhä, FInland.

The conference is in a very nice location in Lappland/FInland and the title Media Education in No Man’s Land really fits as we are out in the wild and discussing on the use of media and technologies in education.

Here I provide some background and information for the talk:

  1. All our slides and the referred papers can be found on dspace.ou.nl. In my talk I referred to several related works and organisations these included:

    1.  Kennisnet.nl as the organisation in the Netherlands for linking ICT and Schools.
    2. http://www.wikiwijs.nl/ is the WIKIwijs project for creating and aggregating learning materials in dutch schools
    3. 4 in balance for introducing new technologies in eduational settings, this can be found on the kennisnet.nl website
  2. Some PhD Works I referred to are

    1. Glahn, C. (2009). Contextual support of social engagement and reflection on the Web. Doctoral thesis. September, 18, 2009, Heerlen, The Netherlands: Open University of the Netherlands, CELSTEC. http://dspace.ou.nl/handle/1820/2062
    2. Verpoorten, D. (2012). Reflection amplifiers in self-regulated learning. Doctoral thesis. November, 9, 2012, Heerlen, The Netherlands: Open Universiteit (CELSTEC). Datawyse / Universitaire Pers Maastricht. http://dspace.ou.nl/handle/1820/4560
    3. Kelle, S. (2012). Game Design Patterns for Learning. November, 9, 2012, Heerlen, The Netherlands: Open Universiteit in the Netherlands, CELSTEC. Aachen: Shaker Verlag.http://dspace.ou.nl/handle/1820/4512
  3. The toolking ARLearn I was referring to, you can find information about ARLearn here
  4. You can soon find my slides on dspace.ou.nl but now already have a look at my slideshare. 

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National Workshop on Seamless Learning Support with SURF Academy

The videos are now online and the talk is recorded very nice! Thanks SURF Academy!

Today I gave a keynote at the Symposium:

“Altijd en overal vertrouwd toegang tot de leer- en samenwerkingsomgeving” 

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BluasMuas

Playing with music again and working with SoundCloud so some stuff of the day. [soundcloud id=’75901581′ color=’#ff7700′]

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New Publication

Keywords: Wireless networks and mobile devices are widely

available.

 

This allows not only for education independent from

time and place. Also, adaption to individuals, places, and situations

may be realized, and different scenarios are seamlessly

converging.

 

http://portal.ou.nl/documents/95536/45126184-b9f4-4166-a450-4b9c5af7bd61

 

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/

 

Lucke, U., Specht, M. (2012). Mobilität, Adaptivität und Kontextbewusstsein im E-Learning. i-Com 1.2012.

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Double by Double Robotics – Pre-order Now from Double Robotics on Vimeo.

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Instant gratification and slow food ?

Tony Shin has recently created an infographic on instant gratification and changes on the time of feedback and reward in an information society.

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Slow food mobile learning

Last week I was participating in a very inspiring workshop at ITC ILO in Turino. With a very interesting group we have been discussing issues around technologies, policies, trends, and questions of mobile learning in a global context. I have learned … Continue reading

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