Invitation to webinars celebrating Distance Education Week

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We are offering two webinars to celebrate European Distance Education Week, in partnership with EDEN and USDLA. Webinar 1: Trends in the Distance Learning Literature Date/time: 1:00pm Tuesday 12th November 2019 (AEDT) Webinar 2: The History of ODLAA: Reflections on the Past, Present and Future Date/time: 4:00pm Thursday 14th November 2019 AEDT View webinar information here >

ODLAA Bytes is back

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ODLAA Bytes is back! ODLAA members will recently have received an edition of our updated monthly communication ODLAA Bytes. Read or subscribe here >

Upcoming ODLAA Webinars to Celebrate Distance Learning Week 11-15 November

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ODLAA is partnering with EDEN and USDLA to offer free webinars to celebrate Distance Learning Week, 11-15 November 2019, around the theme of ‘Distance Learning for Better Futures’. ODLAA will offer two webinars on: Trends in the Distance Learning Literature The History of ODLAA: Past, Present and Future Details of times and dates available soon. Find out more about Distance … Read More

Latest issue Distance Education

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Have you seen the latest issue of Distance Education, 40 (2). This issue focuses on the changing narratives of open, flexible and online learning. https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/cdie20/current

One month to go!

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It’s only one month till our conference in Brisbane! We’re looking forward to hearing from international and Australian colleagues presenting ideas and challenges around our theme of Open Thinking. Check the program here > Register here >

2019 Conference: introducing keynote speakers and registration now open

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Keynote speakers We’re pleased to introduce two of our keynote speakers: Wayne Macintosh, Manager OER Foundation, and Som Naidu, Pro-Vice Chancellor Flexible Learning, University of the South Pacific. Find out more > Further keynote speakers and our program will be available soon. Final call for abstracts We’ve received some wonderful abstract proposals, and if you’re quick there’s still time to … Read More

Invitation to OERu Webinar 8 November

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ODLAA members are invited to join an open webinar on 8 November 2018, hosted by the International OERu meeting in Port Macquarie. Title: Opening doors to higher education isn’t enough: The deeper challenges of OER For more information on panellists and how to register see: https://oer.nz/oeru18webinar

Submit your abstract for the 2019 Conference

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Have you submitted an abstract for the 2019 conference? We’ve already received some great submissions and would like to encourage you to consider submitting your abstract for consideration under one of the potential presentation types: Full paper (30 minute session; 20 minutes presentation, 10 minutes questions) Speed session (15 minute session; 10 minutes presentation, 5 minutes questions) Workshop (2.5 – … Read More

Announcing our 2019 conference

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We are pleased to announce the next ODLAA Conference on the theme of ‘Open Thinking’ to be held 3-5 February 2019 in Brisbane Australia. Put the date in your diary now and start planning your paper. Submissions of abstracts are due by the end of September. Accepted authors will have the opportunity to submit full papers for consideration for publication … Read More

Vale Colin Latchem

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The ODLAA Executive is saddened by the news of the recent sudden passing of Colin Latchem, long time member of ODLAA. Colin Latchem was an Australian researcher, writer and consultant with a long and distinguished career in open and distance learning. He first joined ODLAA in 1989, was elected to the Executive in 1993 and served as President from 1995 … Read More