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Design, literacies, spaces and metaphors

April 10th, 2012 by Graham Attwell

Grainne Conole managed to double book herself for a recent presentation. So as a recompense she has posted this 35 minutes slidecast, New ecologies of learning: design, digital literacies, spaces and metaphors. Well worth a watch – and I know how hard it is to record these things and sync them up. For what it is worth, I am unconvinced by the continuing reliance on VLEs and in particular BlackBoard. I still think VLEs are a barrier to innovation particularly in terms fo etaching and learning with technology. But I like the section on metaphor which brings together a series of interesting ideas. s

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