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Dr Ben Williamson Seminar – Sentient schools: educational institutions as software-supported big data platforms & sensing environments

Posted on 9th March 2015

Dr Ben Williamson, from Stirling University, recently came to Oxford University to give a seminar, Sentient schools: educational institutions as software-supported big data platforms & sensing environments, to the learning and new technologies research group. Dr Williamson discussed the increasing emphasis on the idea of the ‘smart city’ in technology related industry and academic discourses […]

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Network on Intrapersonal Research in Education (NIRE)

Posted on 5th March 2015

The recently formed Oxford University Department of Education Network on Intrapersonal Research in Education (NIRE) has set up an ESRC funded series of seminars.   Educational processes: theoretical and conceptual models Thursday 19th March, 2015 (9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.), Department of Education, University of Oxford, UK We live in a time when technology is part of our […]

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