Educational Technology (facilitating learning (and improving performance)…
and improving performance
by creating, using and manage
Forms of education
are taking on greater significance
form of distance education including
It is the combination of the four key characteristics, and in particular the fact that they scale massively and are open and free for participants
encompass both formal learning within the classroom and informal and formal learning outside the classroom
OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES (OER)
cover a wide range of online formats, including online textbooks, video recorded lectures, YouTube clips, web-based textual materials designed for independent study, etc.
offers a method of seeing how computer technology might impact teaching and learning.
shows a progression that adopters of educational technology often follow as they progress through teaching and learning with technology.
are considered in designing and interacting with educational technology.
it is the collective connections between all the ‘nodes’ in a network that result in new forms of
constructivists emphasise the importance of consciousness, free will and social influences on learning.
Carl Rogers (1969) stated that: ‘every individual exists in a continually changing world of experience in which he is the center.’