online presents

 It’s that time of year again. Time for the IT Services Online Open Advent Calendar, of course! This year the University Strategic Plan (USP) says we should develop Oxford’s online presence. I prefer online presents. Once again our Open Advent … Continue reading

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slide lines

On Friday I’ll be speaking in Edinburgh at the Oxford University Society about the challenges facing HE in the digital age. On Monday I’m at NUS Scotland talking about MOOCs and cultural imperialism. If you miss me, I’ll be back … Continue reading

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unacceptable use

On Wednesday I ended my work day with a visit to Lady Margaret Hall  to hear Baroness Helena Kennedy speak* about 30 years of feminism and gender studies; how far we have come and what work remains to do. She … Continue reading

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to teachers direct

I am pleased to report that selected Oxford OER is now appearing as part of the Times Educational Supplement website. TESconnect is the online portal for the Times Educational Supplement. It provides access to online versions of the magazine, forum, … Continue reading

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3 things the VC said about MOOCs

The VC’s recent oration got a lot of coverage in the media because of what he said in the first of this themes: ‘Funding Oxford’. He got slightly less coverage for his second theme: ‘Diversifying Oxford’, and very little on … Continue reading

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