LOKMOL & L3NCD in Crete

September 19th, 2006 by Martin

All things are set up. Finally. So here some more information about LOKMOL 2006!

The “Joint International Workshop on Professional Learning, Competence Development and Knowledge Management (LOKMOL and L3NCD)” will take place on October 2nd, 2006 in conjunction with the EC-TEL 2006 in Crete, Greece.

More information about the schedule, etc. can be found here.

Do you speak German?

September 18th, 2006 by Martin

That’s some useful stuff, at least for German-speaking people: In the weiterbildungsblog, Jochen Robes published this collection of German-speaking education blogs.

via BildungsBlog

Listen to Luis von Ahn.

September 13th, 2006 by Martin

Did you ever ask yourself how to get “good” metadata for your Learning Objects for free? In this great talk available on GoogleVideo, Luis von Ahn is talking about how to motivate users to volunteer for high-quality tagging.

sample tags

To be honest: I’m not sure whether this can be applied to the world of Learning Objects, too. But it’s surely a good thing to start to think about new ways of acquiring metadata…

via computationalculture