It has been a week now from the beginning of the spring semester in Russian universities and I decided to write a short post about what I see as an important question to address.Russia is one of the countries with a long-standing tradition of Teacher-centered classroom which I see as a great obstacle to the development of the students' learner autonomy.Just today I posted a task for my students to complete in the course of academic writing they are taking. I posted it in the wiki I use to…Continue
Added by Natalya Eydelman on February 13, 2011 at 6:32pm — No Comments
As we have said from the start, this Multiliteracies course has been set out as a berry bush. What any participant does with it is not meant to proceed according to any predetermined conduit. It has been meant to emulate an open online course concept, where there is some cohesion in the syllabus, but where participants are encouraged to make their own cohesion in conjunction with others in their learning networks, each creating knowledge in constructivist fashion, and according to how much…Continue
Added by Vance Stevens on February 11, 2011 at 2:51pm — No Comments
This week, Feb 07 to 11 has been very hard because teachers are back to school from vacations and there's lots of work taking care of everything to have the school ready to receive the students next Monday and start the school year.…Continue
After few days trying to create a page in netvibes I finally did it.
This is the link netvibes.