Category Archives: Training

Learning styles discussion

Recently during the BlendKit2016 MOOC with Florida University I stumbled across this discussion.  Learning styles for years bandied about in Education nothing really new and as a dyslexic visual learner made perfect  sense to me. Then the post extolling the … Continue reading

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Week 4 BlendKit2016 Reaction

Four weeks in, plenty of reading, thinking and writing. The Blended aspects of this week’s sessions and activities has really focused my attention onto the relationship and documentation between the Face to Face and Online content and interaction. Documenting how … Continue reading

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Week3 BlendKit2016 focus

What is it about the timetable for a course that catches you unaware?  You do the first 2 weeks all on time and completely, then week 3 arrives almost unannounced and then is gone.   Good intension are not enough … Continue reading

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Week 2 of the BlendKit 2016 Interactions

It is so important for lecturers, designers and developers of online courses to be involved and be a student in a blended course.  It is easy to sit in an office, well easy is not the right word really, it … Continue reading

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One Year Really “A Moodle Project update”

It’s over a year now and where did that year go? 180 Moodle courses later, numerous qualifications and lecturers right across the state of South Australia in the Business Services section of tafeSA, that’s where the year went right there!

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Business Services Moodle

I am starting to upgrade and unify the existing courses and help others to get their courses compliant with accessibility and HTML5. Any ideas on innovative ways to engage students, accessibility anything about your Moodle experiences? I would love to … Continue reading

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Discovery Day One Tonsley tafeSA site

The new and impressive building hums with building activity still as we are welcomed to the newest of tafeSA Campuses in South Australia. Faces looking up at the project and education managers and hearing about the visions and goals. Trades … Continue reading

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Audit

If said slowly and quietly it doesn’t sounds so frightening, does it? The pressure is building and there seems to be an air of concern bubbling away in the background.  The Cooperative for the industry keep mentioning it with following … Continue reading

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Perception

“Is reality” they say and my experience with teen and early twenty year old students supports that. Case A face 20 years of age stares back at me across a workbench, young wrinkle free and bright-eyed but with an expression as many … Continue reading

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On-line learning

Time is passing, technology races towards mobile e-learning, Moodle and books with vowels in  front of the names like iBook, eBooks, ePubs, are sprouting like mushrooms.   A thought occurs to me.   As staff and trainers grow older and … Continue reading

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