21 11, 2011

telling stories

By |November 21st, 2011|digital literacy, ds106, learning|1 Comment

This video was made as an alternative to powerpoint slides to support a conversation between myself and Frances Bell at the JISC Innovating e-Learning Conference. We held a session in Elluminate on Friday 18th November and had a great conversation with the audience. I have made a text version of the audio 0 available as [...]

3 08, 2011

digital literacy

By |August 3rd, 2011|digital literacy, ds106, learning|3 Comments

I have written before about the term Digital literacies and how I feel about it. That is not what this post is about. Terminology aside I am really pleased to see JISC funding a new programme around Developing Digital Literacies. I really enjoyed working on the JISC funded study which really set the stage for [...]

23 07, 2011

il buono

By |July 23rd, 2011|ds106|8 Comments

My partner Tim has been involved with the ds106 course (most notably as the pirate in our radio show), but does not blog regularly. We've all gone a bit animated gif mad here and have several in production... I  am very very jealous of these animated gifs that he did which I think perfectly capture [...]

18 07, 2011

strictly saturday

By |July 18th, 2011|ds106|3 Comments

here is my trailer mashup assignment - saturday night fever to the audio on strictly ballroom I used mpeg streamclip to save the files and then used adobe premiere (part of my cs3 package). I have never used this before so a bit of a learning curve and thanks very much to Andy Rush [...]