‘Citizen Education’: Education delivered by anyone!

In this entry I will be speaking about 'Citizen Education' as an adaption of 'Citizen Journalism'.  In the first minute of this TED talk, Paul Lewis, the head of multimedia special projects at The Guardian explains the concept of citizen journalism: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9APO9_yNbcg So if we adapt this concept to education, we can say that Citizen Education is … Continue reading ‘Citizen Education’: Education delivered by anyone!

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Knowledge ‘Recruiter’: The Role of the Educational Technologist in the Knowledge Economy

One of the greatest challenges for an educational technologist is not just in discovering new tools and technologies, but in helping other educators evaluate these tools for themselves, thus giving them the knowledge to continue on their own. It makes my day to have someone stop me on campus or find me in the tea … Continue reading Knowledge ‘Recruiter’: The Role of the Educational Technologist in the Knowledge Economy