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About michaelsisley

Teacher, shambolic ruin, cricketer, singer, writer

Not quite crowd sourcing, but gestural interaction

Not quite crowd sourcing, but gestural interaction. Advertisements

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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Cut-off date for Re-submits

1 September 2010 is the absolute last day that I will accept work I have requested to be re-submitted. If I don’t get all your work by then, you will be given a Fail grade. If you haven’t checked LearnOnline, … Continue reading

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Research analysis 2: general feedback

OK, here are some general points about your RA 2 assignment. You’re doing OK, so keep at it. Semi-colons. Don’t use the semi-colon unless you know how it works. Just don’t, OK? Develop your points. Don’t just ‘hit and run’, … Continue reading

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Self-directed learning 7: Avatars and virtual worlds

Task: Explore, analyse and write up avatars and/or virtual worlds. How would you use these tools with your class? What would be the pedagogical advantages? Can you design a teaching and learning activity around the use of these things? Put … Continue reading

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Tutorial 7.02: Skype, discussion groups, polls (in class)

This week, we’ll be looking at Skype & VOIP Discussion groups Polls All are in the Web 2.0 Survival Guide.

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Tutorial 07.01: Legals (in class)

Work in groups to explore the following. What do you understand by fair use and fair dealing and how does it apply in the Australian educational context? What does ‘public domain‘ mean? Have you had any misunderstandings about this term? … Continue reading

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