7 April 2014

Assessment is a Teaching and Learning Tool

7 April 2014,

Assessment is one of the most important teaching and learning tools available to educators. But too often I see assessment being used as a […]

18 February 2014

Digital Distance Learners Poorly Served

18 February 2014,

In New Zealand digital distance learners have the lowest completion rates. The latest interpretation of extramural learner data, released by the Ministry of Education, […]

6 January 2014

A Framework for Learning: Coursebooks

6 January 2014,

What are learners looking for? Put simply, support and guidance, and a trusted source of information. It sounds simple but it is not. The […]

4 November 2013

Assessment Brokers: Get Marked by the World’s Best

4 November 2013,

“It seems I know more than my tutor. Why can’t they just tell me what the assignments are and I will deliver the lot […]

13 October 2013

Views on New Zealand’s Draft Tertiary Education Strategy 2014-19

13 October 2013,

While an improvement on its predecessor, the impact of education technology is missing from the draft Tertiary Education Strategy (TES) 2014-2019.  I believe education […]