Research and Innovation in Distance Education and E-learning 2015

CENTRE FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE >> The Research and Innovation in Distance Education and eLearning (RIDE) conference took place at Senate House on Friday 6th February 2015. This annual event is organised by the Centre for Distance Education and explores new directions and developments in distance, online and technology enhanced learning. The conference was arranged … Continue reading

Teaching and Research Awards 2015

We are pleased to announce that proposals are now being accepted for the next round of UK and International Teaching and Research Awards (TRA) funding for 2015. The TRA scheme provides support for original pedagogic research studies that explore innovative practice in the areas of open and distance teaching and assessment, and the use of technology-enhanced learning … Continue reading

Running a technology enhanced learning fail faire, and not failing to share and learn

Failure is not a myth. It happens every day with our socio-technical interactions, including with technology-enhanced learning. It is one of the most important sources of learning in fact, yet few like to share and discuss it. That is why a consortium of young, doctoral minds meeting with experienced researchers could be the best place … Continue reading

Open educational resources in distance education: Adopting a model of open learning in academic practice

Authors Dr Stylianos Hatzipanagos (Senior Lecturer in Technology Enhanced Learning, King’s College London)  Charles Kasule (King’s College London) Patricia McKellar (Associate Director, University of London Undergraduate Laws Programme) Prof Steven Warburton (Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning, University of Surrey) Project report TRA5 Hatzipanagos (final report) [pdf, 565kb] Project summary The project addressed the problem of identifying educational … Continue reading