For most of the years that I worked as a teacher at the Open Schoolgemeenschap Bijlmer I was a part time coach for new teachers. The goal was to try and help them be a better educator in a new school. I always had the feeling that my input had very little effect: some teachers … Continue reading Withishness or How do you Predict the Quality of a Teacher?
Online Educa Berlin 2008: Day 2
During the second day of the Online Educa I was able to go to the Going Global with E-Learning keynote in the morning and to the Battle of the Bloggers session in the afternoon. Here are some of my notes and thoughts: The keynote started with a presentation by Christophe Binot, E-Learning Manager at Total … Continue reading Online Educa Berlin 2008: Day 2
Moodle and Digital Pedagogy
The Dutch Moodle association, Ned-Moove, organised a seminar on Digital Pedagogy and Moodle. I had the honour to be able to do a presentation on my work as a teacher at the Open Schoolgemeenschap Bijlmer. This (Dutch!) presentation was very practical: which simple benefits can be had from a Virtual Learning Environment in secondary education … Continue reading Moodle and Digital Pedagogy