Digital learning, sustainability and rewilding edtech

Until recently my engagement with Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) has largely focused on the 'what we teach' rather than 'how we teach'. However, I have become increasingly aware that environmental issues rarely feature in critical discussions of learning technology or online education. As Neil Selwyn (2021) proposes, positive assumptions do not consider possible futures … Continue reading Digital learning, sustainability and rewilding edtech

THE Campus Live – switching on and off

Last week I took part in a panel session for the Times Higher Education (THE) Campus Live event. The panel was entitled 'Switching on and off: Building student cohesion in a blended world' and discussed topics around continuation of education for students learning in difficult circumstances, 'accommodating' asynchronous learning and ensuring quality of provision. I … Continue reading THE Campus Live – switching on and off

The future use of digital technology and remote learning in Higher Education

I gave a talk in July at the Westminster Higher Education Forum policy conference 'The future use of digital technology and remote learning in Higher Education'. It was good to be invited to sit on a panel of experts talking about digital course design. Image by Brigitte makes custom works from your photos, thanks a … Continue reading The future use of digital technology and remote learning in Higher Education