Tag: education

What to look out for: disruption in the education space

As educators, it is important to take a step back and consider how the long march of technology continues to disrupt the way we learn, work and live. David Collien takes us through some of the ways that emerging online and mobile technologies have transformed teaching and learning.

A glossary of learning approaches

A powerful way to design your course is to consider which learning approach you will use. Here is a helpful glossary of student-centred learning approaches you can use in your next online course.

Unbundling Degrees Way of the Future

Rapid changes in society, jobs and technology are spurring demand for a new wave of educational offerings. OpenLearning offers solutions which are aligned with the needs of industry.

Why learning outcomes matter and how to write one

Having learning outcomes ensures your course has a clear purpose and direction for students to take so they can achieve specific goals.

OpenLearning Widgets 101

Learn how to use OpenLearning widgets to build your content or create social learning activities that will place students right at the centre of their learning.

6 free tools and resources to help you create your next online course

The OpenLearning team has compiled a list of useful online tools and resources to improve your course creation process. The best part? All of these tools are absolutely free!

Why Digital Badges Are The Future of Learning

Forget flying cars and hover boards – imagine a new ecosystem of learning where your own informal learning experiences receive the same recognition as formal degrees and qualifications. Digital badges are taking us one step closer to this reality.

Educator Profile: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alyani Ismail

For this month’s Educator Profile, we sat down with Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alyani Ismail from Universiti Putra Malaysia to learn more about her thoughts and experience teaching on OpenLearning.