Daily Archives: November 10, 2004

Project updates

Institutional Repositories Well, the Institutional Repositories Metadata subgroup(? I’m not sure what we are actually called but that will suffice for me) met. It was very interesting —so many perplexing issues in terms of metadata for a group digital repository. We will be meeting again in the near future. Online Portfolios I’m also going to be working with a few folks to look out online ...

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Assignment 22: Reading: Six challenges for educational technology

http://www.virtual.gmu.edu/SS_research/cdpapers/ascdpdf.htm I think all of these questions are very relative but some are more critical over the long run. Certainly funding up front for computers is needed, and adequate future funding to maintain those computers. However, in the long term support for computers and the technology must come from the community (#4). If parents, legislators, the school board, governing board, etc. can not SEE (understand) ...

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Assignment 22: Reading: Six challenges for educational technology

http://www.virtual.gmu.edu/SS_research/cdpapers/ascdpdf.htm I think all of these questions are very relative but some are more critical over the long run. Certainly funding up front for computers is needed, and adequate future funding to maintain those computers. However, in the long term support for computers and the technology must come from the community (#4). If parents, legislators, the school board, governing board, etc. can not SEE (understand) ...

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Assignment 23: Reading: Storm Clouds on the Digital Education Horizon

http://www.ascilite.org.au/ conferences/auckland02/proceedings/papers/key_reeves.pdf Storm Clouds on the Digital Education Horizon 1. Does this shift change the traditional aims of education in our society? 2. What skills will be necessary for success in the Knowledge Age? 3. What have we learned about learning that might help us gain these skills? 4. What does Knowledge Age learning really look like in practice? 5. How do we get there ...

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Assignment 23: Reading: Storm Clouds on the Digital Education Horizon

http://www.ascilite.org.au/ conferences/auckland02/proceedings/papers/key_reeves.pdf Storm Clouds on the Digital Education Horizon 1. Does this shift change the traditional aims of education in our society? 2. What skills will be necessary for success in the Knowledge Age? 3. What have we learned about learning that might help us gain these skills? 4. What does Knowledge Age learning really look like in practice? 5. How do we get there ...

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