New lesson format and inexpensive virtual conferencing

I carried out a lesson at the Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland, under a course held by Prof. Kirsimarja Blomqvist and Lassi Köppä. It was a journey from the elements of network society, new actors like pro-ams, through FLOSS and Open Content to bottom-up emerging technologies like blogs, wikis and information aggregation. I highlighted the […]

CmapTools and scaffolding

I only lately heard about CmapTools. If you are not use to read concept maps you may find the textual description of the software more user friendly. CmapTools is a software toolkit design to facilitate manipulation of concept maps. It’s pretty brilliant set of software tools, although with some extra features it could be a […]

Mobile phones for learning

Next week I will be in South Africa. This is already my third trip this year to there. This time I have great expectations for the trip. With partners from SA, Indian, Brazil, US and Finland we are planning a new project called MobiLed – Mobile phones in informal and formal learning in developing countries. […]