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BLOG POST: The Mind of the 21st Century

Posted on 25th March 2014

Whenever my 5 year old twin nephews come to visit me I could not help thinking that a child born at the dawn of this century will never know a world without the web, but most significantly, it will increasingly become a web that reacts.  The freedom of the web might chaotic and discomforting.  Yet, […]

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BLOG POST: Breaking Boundaries – Broadening Access – James Robson

Posted on 17th March 2014

The second of our ESRC funded Breaking Boundaries seminar series was recently held at the Oxford Internet Institute and our speakers discussed the general issue of broadening access, with a specific focus on Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) and Open Educational Resources (OER).  The seminar was led by three speakers: Sarah Porter, Professor Grainne Conole, and Dr […]

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