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Lifelong learning and information literacy

Published on: Author: KerryJ

Information literacy is a human right, according to the Australian Library and Information Association. I found this incredibly moving and inspirational fact out while researching a presentation on lifelong learning.It is obvious to me that information literacy underpins lifelong learning — and that digital literacy skills are essential to both.One of the learners at a… Continue reading Lifelong learning and information literacy

Mark Smithers on why lecture capturing is a woeful use of technology

Published on: Author: KerryJ

I wish I could add something pithy to this – but when someone makes the point so very, very well – all you can do is point others to it. Being me and unable to NOT state an opinion, I will preface this link as follows: As an online student who had to sit through… Continue reading Mark Smithers on why lecture capturing is a woeful use of technology

Second Life sessions for EDayz08

Published on: Author: KerryJ

The countdown is on to South Australia’s EDayz and I’ve been working up the in-world sessions for the people coming to my Second Life sessions. On Wednesday night, we’re going to do a nuts and bolts session on the basics — how to walk, talk, teleport and interact with objects. That’s taking place at the… Continue reading Second Life sessions for EDayz08