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Title: Fun and Fear in Open Spaces
Authors: Anderson, Terry
Dron, Jon
Keywords: open access
open educational resrouce
open learning
social networking
Issue Date: 27-Oct-2011
Abstract: This presentation presents the theory and practice of Open Learning as implemented in Athabasca University’s Beyond the LMS social networking system. The presentation discusses the motivation , design and challenges encountered in the first two years of Athabasca Landing (an elgg-based social networking environment). Reference will be made to the disruptive nature of the technology in regard to the limits of openness, resistance to sharing, context-sensitivity, controllability, ownership, responsibility, soft security, distributed design, managing complexity and crossing the formal/informal divide etc.
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2011 Archived Webcasts
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