Reminder: ODLAA’s eAGM will be held on 12-13 May 2020

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All members are invited to attend our eAGM which will run between 9am and 4pm on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th May 2020. All communication and voting will be conducted via email. Reports from the President, treasurer and Editor of Distance Education will be presented as well as the audited financial statements. There will be opportunity for members to submit … Read More

OER20 Conference now online

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The OER20 Conference (which was supposed to take place in London on 1st-2nd April) will be now hosted online and it is free for anyone to register. Further details here: https://oer20.oerconf.org/news/2020/03/oer20-moves-online/ Online registrations here: https://www.alt.ac.uk/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=496

ODLAA eAGM May 12-13, 2020

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Notice of 2020 ODLAA eAGM (May 12 – 13, 2020) ODLAA is currently seeking nominations for the following positions on the ODLAA Executive Committee, which are being vacated at the AGM due to regulations of our constitution:  Treasurer 2 x Member representatives  Each position is for a 2-year period commencing immediately following the AGM. If you would like to nominate for one of … Read More

Distance Education Issue 41/1: Are MOOCs dead?

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Issue 41/1 of Distance Education is about to be printed. It takes another look at MOOCs asking whether MOOCs are dead or should we be talking about MOOC 2.0. Read Issue 41/1 Editorial by Som Naidu here >

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