A pedagogy of abundance explains a good deal and changes everything

From Dion Hinchcliffe A pedagogy of abundance This forms a chapter in Martin Well's new book. If you are studying the Masters in Open and Distance Education MAODE (any module) with The OU you need to read this. Weller takes us through a series of clearly expressed, persuasive steps, a brief history about the more recent shifts in education and … Continue reading A pedagogy of abundance explains a good deal and changes everything

Language, Communication, Education and John Seely Brown

The meaning of words and learning, from how we learn to speak via Hitchings, John Seely Brown and the Open University MAODE module H800. I like that thought that ‘All knowledge is, we believe, like language’. Whether we are educators or not, we all have experience of acquiring or possibly learning a language. I was brought up in the North … Continue reading Language, Communication, Education and John Seely Brown