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Kenya pilots handheld education

BBC Click Online An overview of a project run by EduVision in Kenya supplying eslates to children in Africa. At present, there is a video accompanying the website, though I’m not sure how long it will last, however, the text of the website is essentially a transcript of the program. It’s hard to tell really…

The Community Engine Blog: A Learning Blogosphere (1): Into the Deep

The Community Engine Blog: A Learning Blogosphere (1): Into the Deep A good overview of a project setting out to get a group of non-technical students to use Blogs during a course. Gibson, the lecturer, was also able to get a number of high profile bloggers to contribute to the project. Though they were (at…

How NOT to use Blogs in Education

Blogsavvy: (James Farmer) summarises a paper that he’s hoping to have accepted for ASCILITE later this year. There’s also a related post, how TO use blogs in Education (both this, and the paper are linked from here). I agree with most of the points that he makes, predominantly that a blog is a personal, rather…