Radio #EDUtalk 27-02-19 PressED WordPress and Education twitter conference

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Pat Lockley talking  about PressEd the conference about WordPress run completely on twitter.

PressEd uncovers many aspects of the use of WordPress in all areas of education.

We discussed some of the aspects and features of running a conference on twitter the previous and upcoming conferences.

Pat invites anyone who uses WordPress in any area of education to submit a proposal to the conference.

Pat Lockley on twitter Pgogy WebStuff (@Pgogy)

Pat’s Website: Pgogy Webstuff – Pedagogic and Techological Outfitters – WordPress / Drupal / Moodle / Digital Humanities

PressED Website: 2019 PressED conference – A WordPress and Education, Pedagogy and Research Conference on Twitter

PressED PressED Conf – A tweeting WordPress conference (@pressedconf) on twitter.

Radio #EDUtalk 9-1-19 Loose Learners ep 14 The complexities of volunteer labour online

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“MAID IN LONDON” flickr photo by Shht! shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license

On our first episode for 2019, we tackle a serious topic. We leave behind poetry and gifs behind for now… Instead we ask: What are the ethics of volunteer labour in online education? Is Volunteer digital labour good or bad for education? On this topic more than most, we answer with a clear ‘YES’. We have been reading about ‘free digital labour’ and have been reflecting on its impact on education. This episode is more of a meandering inquiry than our usual conversations, as the issues are varied and complex; we talk about about many threads and repeatedly acknowledge our difficulties grasping the theory as well as the practice of volunteer labour online beyond a technological utopias.

 

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Radio #EDUtalk 14-11-18 David Crooks: G Suite in the Highlands

David Crooks: G Suite in the Highlands

David a teacher in Raigmore Primary School but also seconded part time to deliver G Suite for Education training with the Highland Council. David took time on his Highland commute to tell us about G-Suite in his classroom and across the Highlands. The audio drops for a few seconds now and then due to the mobile broadcast.

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