logo
Contact ACER
logo

Slideshow Image 1 Slideshow Image 2 Slideshow Image 3 Slideshow Image 4

Research Reports

Massive Open Online Course mentoring for a connected community of practice of language teachers

Posted on 19 Jan 2016 with 0 comments
Collaboration Interactive personal networking Learning environment Open scholarship Personalising learning

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • LinkedIn
  • Reddit
  • E-mail

The Southampton University/British Council “Understanding Language: Learning and Teaching” Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) attracted a large number of enrolments, including many language teachers. The platform and course is designed to promote social learning at scale. This article reports on the implementation and preliminary analysis of a principled approach to mentoring, which aims to connect participants and foster communities of practice among language teachers.


Subscribe to read the rest of the article »Log in

In the spotlight

Featured category: Assessment online

NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Higher Education Edition

Challenge-driven universities to solve global problems
New kinds of university will emerge mobilising some of the world's 150 million students to work on our most pressing problems

Students, computers and learning - making the connection
OECD report examines how students access to and use ICT

Mobile learning – why tablets? -- DERN's research brief looks at mobile learning and why tablets are so popular.

Browse by Category

21st century skills (206)
Assessment online (99)
Blended learning (126)
Collaboration (247)
Digital literacy (237)
Educational leadership (107)
Engagement and performance (275)
Evaluating ICT effects (97)
ICT in education (473)
Information (78)
Information sources (106)
Innovation (175)
Interactive personal networking (99)
Internet use (155)
Learning communities (114)
Learning environment (626)
Learning systems (76)
Mobile learning (213)
Multimedia (64)
Open scholarship (128)
Pedagogy (441)
Personalising learning (114)
Social Media (174)
Teacher capacity (140)
Teacher education (92)
Training (102)
Trends (156)

All Categories »


Facebook Twitter Vimeo RSS Dernlist LinkedIn IP: 54.161.164.139