Results for "Open and Distance Education/Learning"

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Reinventing Universities: The critical role of leadership

At the start of my academic career, some 25 years ago, I had...ight of my departure from the Open University I am reflective of...now which have as their focus distance, open and online higher educa...Working within the field of distance, online and open education ha...

2049 days ago

Taking the Hype out of the Hype Cycle

The history of educational technology has been mostly dominated by...: the promise and perils of massive open online courses. South Carolin...gher education. European Journal of Open, Distance and e-Learning, 16 (1), 53-66...Massey he was also Director of the Distance Education...

2056 days ago

All that glitters is not gold: Current trends and future challenges for quality assurance in the fields of open learning and eLearning

...topic of quality assurance in open, distance and eLearning, were major...a European quality culture in open, distance and digital education....such as quality in MOOCs and Open Education Resources. It shows tha...Quality models in online and open education around the globe. Oslo:...

2078 days ago

EDEN across generations: the importance of young researchers

The future of any community depends on how its members are able to...pean organisation representing the open, distance and eLearning community,...quence, the future of the field of open, distance and eLearning in Europe never...pean collaboration in the field of open and eLearning...

2098 days ago

PD in your PJs with #EDENChat

The importance and impact of a major Association such as EDEN...erent voices. In the field of open, distance and eLearning, EDEN clearly s...mbership wing of the European Distance and E-Learning Network (EDEN)...ideas and collaborate across distance. It is easily accessible, pop...

2133 days ago

Season’s greetings

The Swiss philosopher Alain de Botton suggests in The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work that however powerful...icant season, it’s important to take a moment to reflect on how much open, distance and digit...

2175 days ago

Much More Than A Conference

As we immerse into the Autumn season, preparations speed up for nex...st European network in the field of open, distance and eLearning, embracing...itat Oberta de Catalunya - UOC, the open university of Catalonia, the conf...embers were Belinda Tynan, from the Open University (c...

2232 days ago

Welcome to the Next 25 Years: EDEN Celebrates its Past, Present and Future - Guest post by Alan Tait

I'm sure most of us are still recovering after such an in...nment, Sir John Daniel of the Open University, UK,  Profess...ain ideas. The first was that open and distance learning (the e-learning came...ce Report: EDEN, the European Distance Education Network, May 1991,...

2364 days ago

EDEN Fellow Awards Laudations at the Welcome Reception of the EDEN 2015 Annual Conference

...ibution to the development of open, distance and e-learning in Europe...senior consultant in various distance learning projects in Europe,...ational Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, the Journal of eLea...Europe to the formulation of open, distance and e-learning policies...

2365 days ago

Learners In The Driving Seat - Guest post by Wim van Petegem

All EDEN's efforts are ultimately directed at improving the lea...s’ and ‘users’ of distance and/or e-learning activities,...EDEN could contribute by being more open and ‘inviting’ to lea...ther change the future landscape of distance and e-lea...

2364 days ago