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Call for Applications: ‘Digital Education Futures’ one-day workshop (15_02_19)

We are pleased to be hosting a day-long Workshop for Doctoral & Early Career Researchers on February 15th 2019. The focus of the Workshop is on ‘Digital Education Futures’ - i.e. thinking critically and creatively about education futures in the (post)digital age. The day will include invited Keynote Provocations from Julian Sefton-Green (platform pedagogies), Akane Kanai (digital feminisms) and Neil Selwyn (eco-critical approaches).

HERGA keynote on Feedback for Learning

Michael Henderson was the keynote for the HERGA 2018 conference. Michael addressed the need for smart assessment designs as a context for effect feedback...

Informal learning through mass online networks

Listen to Neil Selwyn's interview with Thomas Hillman (University of Gothenburg) about his fascinating research on how people learn through large online platforms. Tom discusses his recent studies of Facebook teacher groups, citizen science platforms on Zooniverse and people learning manual skills from instructional videos on YouTube.

Meet Dr Carlo Perrotta: “We need to work at the same level with people...

WELCOME TO THE SECOND INTERVIEW IN A SERIES  INTRODUCING YOU TO MEMBERS OF THE DER GROUP. IN THIS INTERVIEW, VISITING ERASMUS STUDENTS PEDRO BOLEA...

DER on ABC Adelaide

Should schools use technology to be more flexible? .... allow VCE students to take University subjects while still in school? ... study online-only courses and/or take electives from outside their Year group? Have a listen to this discussion on ABC Adelaide about these trends (including some appropriately pessimistic guest input from DER's Neil Selwyn!).

Workshop: Epistemic Network Analysis for Quantitative Ethnography

Education Futures in collaboration with DER will host the workshop on epistemic network analysis for quantitative ethnography. The ability to teach and assess the...

The Translucent Classroom: Bringing multimodal learning analytics into physical learning spaces

DER@Monash will be hosting a research seminar with Roberto-Martinez Maldonado on 19th July 2018, 1400-1500. In this seminar, Roberto will discuss ‘Classroom Translucence’ as...

DER keynotes in Sweden

DER members Luci Pangrazio and Neil Selwyn were keynote speakers in the recent 'PopUpDigital18' conference in Gothenburg. The conference attracted 350 Swedish teachers, policymakers and municipality leaders, with a focus on the newly announced 'Digital Kompetens' area of the Swedish national curriculum.

EUNIS 2018 keynote on learning analytics adoption

Dragan Gašević was one of the keynote speakers at the EUNIS 2018 Congress held at Sorbonne University in Paris, France on 6-8 June 2018. EUNIS brings together...

SHEILA Conference – Supporting Higher Education to Integrate Learning Analytics

Dragan Gašević chaired the Conference on Supporting Higher Education to Integrate Learning Analytics that was held in Brussels, Belgium on 5th July 2018. The conference...