Learning Communities

What is a learning community?

 

HW presentingSome of the key skills for designing online activities and teaching online include to:

  • understand the pedagogical basis of collaborative online learning
  • design appropriate resources and activities to promote learning and the development of a community of learners
  • develop, motivate and retain learners
  • create online activities that complement other features of a blended learning programme
  • manage tutor time appropriately and support learners’ time planning
  • weave & summarise, challenge and facilitate discussions and interactions
  • encourage sound contributions from others, and give appropriate feedback

Learning communities collates, synthesises and develops approaches to building effective learning community.

Edtech, digital learnng and technology-enhanced learning are most effective when considered in the context of learning community.

We can offer:

  • training courses in Online Facilitation
  • learning design workshops
  • facilitation services for online courses
  • course design and build
  • one-to-one support for teachers and lecturers

We specialise in gamification and playful approaches that build community amongst learners.