Happy 2nd Birthday Dear Open Education Europa Portal! @OpenEduEU

Open education makes us feel less lonely, more connected with ourselves, others and ideas wherever they are or come from. Open education gives us fresh hope, courage and wings to experiment, create and innovate, with others; to collaborate and develop valuable partnerships that help us move forward. This is how I see things. The Open […]

Exploring the Issue of Play, open invite to contribute to the next CAM issue @academiccreator

Play in higher education? Seriously? Often we are reminded that universities are not playgrounds and that play is childish and inappropriate… Isn’t research a playful experimentation with ideas, concepts and situations, recognised as an essential activity that drives innovation, while play in a learning and teaching context at this level is often still interpreted as […]

COOL FISh… #opened #mooc #phdchat

… is born and will be out in the sea very soon… swimming against the stream… During the academic year 2010/11, I organised a trial bringing together PgCert sudents studying towards a teaching qualificiation in Higher Education from different institutions in the UK. They had the opportunity to learn collaboratively online using Problem-Based Learning supported […]

Building bridges #go_gn

I am now on my way back to the UK after an exciting week in Delft for the GO-GN seminar and #OEGLOBAL18. It has been a fascinating week in so many different ways. I feel so lucky to be part of GO-GN, this caring, warm and welcoming family. The seminar was such a useful opportunity […]