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Professor Gráinne Conole visit

Making a difference for learners in a technology infused world

Thursday 29th November 2012 ~ S1.02 ~ 1pm - 2pm

Professor Gráinne Conole will discuss how we can make a positive difference for our learners when our world is filled with technology.  We encourage you to make the space to attend what will be a very accessible and enlightening talk from a leading scholar.

Gráinne's presentation The future of learning: near or far? was recorded using Panopto.

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View using Panopto player Download the video podcast (87.1mb mp4 file)

You may be prompted to install Microsoft Silverlight to choosing to view in the Panopto player, it is safe to do this. We apologise for the poor quality of the video, please click the expand icon to the right of the screen to enlarge the presentation Expand the Panopto Screen icon

Gráinne Conole's Bio

Gráinne's profile pictureGráinne is a highly respected researcher, innovator and speaker on elearning and technology enhanced learning. She is Professor of Learning Innovation and Director of the Beyond Distance Research Alliance at Leicester University in the UK. Prior to that she was Chair of E-Learning at the Institute of Educational Technology, Open University and has also held positions of leadership in Education Innovation and Learning Technology at the Universities of Southampton and Bristol. Gráinne has interests in many aspects of technology enhanced learning including learning design, student experience, Open Educational Resources and Practices (though the OPAL initiative and a new EU-funded project POERUP), and social and participatory media.

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