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Flexible Learning Environs

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Does virtual refer to the learning or to the environment in a virtual learning environment?

Wed, 14 Apr 2010 06:19:13 +0000

This is a little distraction the “virtual” is supposed to be the environment  and the learning is supposed to be assumed. Like PLEs the element of being virtual is not easily defined.  The use of the term VLE in this subject is supposed to refer to the “online”  nature of the teaching and learning. That […]

Are educational podcasts PLEs or VLEs ?

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 11:17:05 +0000

The idea that you can download and  listen to podcasts through your own head set might suggest that a podcast is a quintessential personal learning environment (PLE) – but the definition of a PLE in terms of its educational value – the fact that one of the reasons for developing a PLE is that it  […]

Podcasts and the theory behind them

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 10:39:09 +0000

Again like RSS podcasting tends to be defined by its technological detail or capability – but for educational purposes we may need another definition to really get a sense of what they are. Glenda says in her blog she felt that the idea of listening over and over again to the recording of a lecture […]

RSS definition based on educational theory

Tue, 30 Mar 2010 10:07:26 +0000

Technical terms like RSS sometimes lead to purely technical explanations – Establishing applicability to teaching and learning might seem straightforward but a definition of RSS that includes references educational ideas and educational theory or educational approaches to learning is not generally the way RSS is referred to in discussions of RSS. RSS can be be […]

How to add a feed to blogger using Google reader

Mon, 22 Mar 2010 23:33:03 +0000

Examples of different sorts of feeds from our blogs

Sun, 21 Mar 2010 23:44:24 +0000

One of the really nice things about feeds is that if a blog has a feed available that feed can be sent along with others to a Personal Learning Environment – so long as that environment is on the web. For example the feeds from all the student blogs in this subject are now being […]

How to start an edublogs blog

Mon, 15 Mar 2010 19:52:50 +0000

Edublogs is really built on the WordPress interface so setting an edublogs blog up is very similar to the WordPress process watch the video below to see how. Once you have blog set up you should set up your profile page (watch the video here to see how) and send the address of your blog […]

Started a NING for the subject

Sun, 14 Mar 2010 18:35:02 +0000

There is a new NING network we can use for the subject and i will invite you to at There is not much there at the moment but similarly to this blog we could set it up to allow for contributions from everyone and see how it could be used as a starting point […]

How to start a wordpress blog

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 01:24:21 +0000


Personal learning environments online

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 00:06:14 +0000

There are a number of ways to start a personal learning environment (PLE). One starting point is to think of  what you are starting and a way of thinking about a PLE is that it is a way of keeping track of what you are finding out for this subject and recording it in a […]