Monday, February 2, 2009

Considering our students

Here is a video that was recorded at LIANZA 2008 conference: Poropitia: Outside the Box. Liz Wilkinson from Learning Services at Auckland University Library outlines an information literacy package "Te Punga" that uses online graphic novels and simulations to introduce students to the library catalogue. Her approach to addressing student learning styles and enagement is well worth considering.

Monday, January 5, 2009

Globalisation & The Information Age

Here is a video that is well worth reflecting on as we move forward into another academic year. The first post in this blog for 2008 was of the video “A vision of students today” which considered students modes of study. This video takes a broader view of the global education and technology market.