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About: I'm a Learning Technologist based at Newcastle University. I'm involved in current JISC projects related to OERs and Dynamic Learning Maps + our institutional ePortfolio service. Interested in all aspects of eLearning really!

At Newcastle University I am based in the School of Medical Sciences Education Development. My role is to co-ordinate University-wide and external projects for Learning Technologies for Medical Sciences (LTMS);

At ALT-C I'm involved in presenting 2 sessions:

OERs in the context of the curriculum:

Curriculum Mapping / Dynamic Learning Maps:

Organisation, if you have one Newcastle University

Interests ePortfolio, curriculum mapping, eLearning, e-portfolios, skills development

Will ALT-C 2012 be your first ALT conference? No

What topics are on your radar? student experience, online assessment, curriculum design, curriculum delivery

In which areas are you knowledgeable? OER, recordingAchievement, research, webDevelopments

14 September 2012
13 September 2012
12 September 2012

Integrating Social Media into Learning Environments: Integrating Social Media into Learning Environments – Desire, Opportunity or Threat -- 210 -- Hybrid - Hi Guy, Thanks very much for the workshop - the demo of using to push VLE alerts to Facebook/Twitter was particularly useful. Cheers, Simon

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11 September 2012

Understanding learning: Dynamic Learning Maps – the journey after the project -- 295 -- Short (oral) Paper - Here is the presentation for #295 Dynamic Learning Maps - though some of it is a demonstration

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10 September 2012

Added Lisa Gray (friend), Stephen Gomez (friend), Nuala Davis (friend), and Nick Short (friend)


7 September 2012

Added Marc Bennett (friend), Ashley Wright (friend), Ashley Wright (want-to-meet), Marianne Sheppard (friend), Dr Simon Wilkinson (friend), and amber thomas (friend)


6 September 2012

Added Suzanne Hardy (friend)


5 September 2012

Added Jacquie Kelly (friend), Sheila MacNeill (friend), Phil (friend), Chris Turnock (friend), Diane Bennett (friend), and Kirstie Coolin (friend)


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