Mathisi 2.0 (Learning 2.0)
Media Department of University of Athens has developed the project Mathisi 2.0 (Learning 2.0) , an initiative for awareness in networked education and life-long learning. The objective of the initiative is to contribute towards awareness of youngsters, school and university students and teachers, parents and everyone else with a shared interest in education about new online tools and the collaborative potential that they bring to education and life-long learning.
Additionally, this initiative aims to bring into contact individuals and organizations interested in networked learning, with a view to reinforcing their dialogue and cooperation. To this end, the Mathisi 2.0 initiative makes extended use of online platforms for awareness, networking and exchange of ideas and viewpoints.
3. Oö. Kinder-Medien-Studie 2012
This study gives an overview about the use of media by children aged 3-10, taking into account the points of view of children, their parents and their educators. It shows significant changes between 2007 and 2012: Generally, the world of media is explored by the children in a playful way. Audio or video are used much more frequently in education compared to the previous studies; many children aged 6-10 already are into web 2.0 and social media. However, parents are aware of the possible dangers of the Internet and request information on using it safely.
Digital Literacies Toolkit
The Digital Literacies Toolkit is an interactive learning tool to help students explore the educational uses of Web 2.0 tools and develop good practice in the use of social software. It was designed and developed by eLanguages at the University of Southampton, UK.
The purpose of this set of learning resources is to help students:
- explore the educational uses of Web 2.0 tools and services;
- familiarise themselves with a range of useful applications for study-related purposes;
- highlight good practice in the use of social software and the internet, in general.
The website resources are available for institutions to use and link to.
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8 multimedia learning resources ( designed as interactive learning objects). List of titles:
* What is digital literacy?
* Digital tools for student life
* Managing your online presence
* Using other people's digital content responsibly
* Collaborating in coursework online
* Creating and sharing digital content on your course
* Your Personal Learning Environment
* Digitally enhancing your job prospects