[This post is taken from a full blog post available in our brand new DigiLearnBlog.]
This is a long overdue blog post about a fantastic and challenging Halloween day-experience with Helen Beetham, consultant for the JISC Digital Literacies programme (amongst other talents and expertise) who came to deliver a guest lecture (slides) and workshop at the University of Liverpool.
In front of a 70-strong audience of Liverpool academics, Helen explored the uncanny relationship between digital know-how and academic learning. The event was hosted by our Developing Digital Literacies Working Group and Educational Development.
Asking us to conjure up the image of a haunted university, full of students who are more capable using digital technologies, she asked us, academic scholars: “What are we fearful and hopeful about?” in this haunted house? —- for the rest of this blog post please visit our brand new DigiLearn Blog site at http://digilearnblog.liv.ac.uk (and subscribe to future blog posts)
It is worth it!