Social Learning Environments and Educational Outcomes

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“Combining traditional lecture methods with a social and virtual learning environment enhanced the UniSA Idea Generation Summer School in many ways and a report is currently being written to explain the principals and methods used and the results obtained. In this instance Ron lectured with Charlie’s support, and Charlie managed and facilitated an online collaboration and exploration of ideas past the realms of the traditional classroom scenario.”

Read more via Social Learning Environments and Outcomes.

The (online) Unearthing Ideas initiative brings together the fields of creativity and social media to engage the creative capacities inherent in all of us. What we are interested in as much as final outcomes, is developing an understanding of the creative process which we hope the conversation will reveal. In so doing the site will build people’s ability to engage and create new ideas through having the confidence that they have a contribution to make. As such we want to take creativity and the ability to be creative out of the realm of the ‘specialist’ and into the hands of everyone. ~Ron Corso and Charlie-Helen Robinson.

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About Charlie-Helen Robinson

http://about.me/charlierobinson

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