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Personalisation In Blended Learning

Part 2: Artificial contact In the next instalments of this series on blended learning, Dr. Mark Spokes explores the most essential elements of personalisation in education and blended learning. There are precarious false paths that must be avoided in the pursuit of this “holy grail” of learning. In particular the propensity to favour technological advances…

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Personalisation in blended learning

Part 1: Making contact In the next instalments of this series on blended learning, Dr. Mark Spokes explores the most essential elements of personalisation in education. There are precarious false paths that must be avoided in the pursuit of this “holy grail” of learning, particularly the propensity to favour technological advances over the thoughtful integration…

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The Craft of Blending Learning. Part 4: Complementing the Blend

In this blog series, Dr. Mark Spokes, Education Consultant and Pedagogy Specialist, explains why blending learning is the right option for many online learning service providers. He describes what features of blended learning are needed for successful online learning and how to best implement them. Complementing the Blend “A person cannot teach another person directly;…

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The Craft of Blending Learning. Part 3: Balancing the Blend

In this blog series, Dr. Mark Spokes, Education Consultant and Pedagogy Specialist, explains why blending learning is the right option for many online learning service providers. Mark describes what features of blended learning are needed for successful online learning and how to best implement them. Balancing the Blend “Education either functions as an instrument to…

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The Craft of Blending Learning. Part 2: The Blend Base

In this blog series, Dr. Mark Spokes, Education Consultant and Pedagogy Specialist, explains why blended learning is the right option for many online learning service providers. He describes what features of blended learning are needed for successful online learning and how to best implement them. The Blend Base “If we teach today’s students as we…

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The Craft of Blending Learning. Part 1: The Perfect Blend

In this blog series, Dr Mark Spokes, Education Consultant and Pedagogy Specialist, explains why blended learning is the right option for many online learning service providers. He describes what features of blended learning are needed for successful online learning and how to best implement them. The Perfect Blend “Flipping the classroom is more about a…

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