there will be blogs

My Oxford blog is now four years old. I hope you have enjoyed reading it as much as I enjoy writing it. In the four years that OUCS has been hosting blogs for our staff  more than 2500 posts have … Continue reading

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students will defend lectures “to the death”

More hyberbole and hot air about OER has been generated at the recent #OER13 conference*. This week’s Times Higher headline claims:  ‘Many students will “defend to the death” the need for traditional campus-based lectures, and will only delve into the … Continue reading

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chicken and egg

Our research with students in the DIGE project discovered that students find the layout and organisation of sites they use at Oxford to be inconsistent. Colleagues are free to use what ever tools they like in WebLearn and organise resources … Continue reading

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