Research and Innovation in Distance Education and eLearning 2012

This year’s CDE conference, Research and Innovation in Distance Education and eLearning, was held on 19 October 2012 at Senate House, University of London. Our two keynote speakers for the day were Professor Diana Laurillard, Chair of Learning with Digital Technologies in the Faculty of Culture and Pedagogy, London Knowledge Lab, and Steve Wheeler, Associate Professor in Information … Continue reading

Developing a PG certificate in higher education for teachers at ICEF Moscow

Jane Pritchard, Teaching and Learning Centre, London School of Economics Keywords: teacher education, higher education, distance learning, video conferencing Abstract The International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF) is an autonomous department of the National Research University – Higher School of Economics (NRUHSE) in Moscow, Russia that was established in 1997 in collaboration with the London School of … Continue reading

Using eLearning to support clinical skills acquisition: Exploring the experiences and perceptions of postgraduate first year pre-registration nursing students

Jacqueline Bloomfield and Anne Jones Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King’s College London Keywords: e-learning, clinical skills, nurse education Abstract Students entering nursing now come from a more diverse range of backgrounds than was the case a few decades ago and this is the case particularly with mature entrants to the profession. These students have a … Continue reading