2018 Feedback Fruits Education Inspiration Day Amsterdam

Yesterday (20 June 2018), I had the pleasure of spending time with the FeedbackFruits team and other educators in Amsterdam at the "FeedbackFruits Education Inspiration Day" where I spoke about my own research about "How can elearning enhance study success..." The event was held in the very trendy "FreedomLab" in Amsterdam (yes, that is a … Continue reading 2018 Feedback Fruits Education Inspiration Day Amsterdam

SOWISO: Science and Maths elearning platform for higher education

If you’re a higher education teacher or lecturer, you probably struggled with the following questions: “how do I save time” and “how do I give students the attention they need and deserve?” Finding a solution is hard. It doesn’t help that both questions seem to contradict each other; the more personal guidance each student gets, … Continue reading SOWISO: Science and Maths elearning platform for higher education

My MICM Masters #9: My favourite book so far: MOOCs

Completing a Masters involves a LOT of reading. From books to journal articles, many many many hours are spent pouring over materials. My favourite of everything I have read throughout my research is this book, MOOCS by Jonathan Haber, published by MIT Press and available for purchase in either ebook or print here: https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/moocs The … Continue reading My MICM Masters #9: My favourite book so far: MOOCs

2016 Volunteer The Hague Elearning Presentation

On Wednesday 7 December 2016, I had the pleasure of speaking at Volunteer The Hague.  Held at the unique location of The Hague Public Transport Museum, around 100 people attended this event where I spoke about "Create your own Curriculum: Understanding the effect of the Elearning Explosion for Volunteers". Tetyana did an amazing job of co-ordinating this … Continue reading 2016 Volunteer The Hague Elearning Presentation

LinkedIn Learning Launches and is free this week

I was very excited to open LinkedIn today and see this: LinkedIn Learning launches and is free this week (24-30 October 2016): I've been an elearning enthusiast for almost a decade now and have been watching this elearning explosion happening in recent years.  I've spoken about it at a few events (see my Slideshare deck) and … Continue reading LinkedIn Learning Launches and is free this week

Open & Online Learning in Higher Education (in the Netherlands)

Until now, with most of the posts I've written for this blog on elearning, I've focussed on small business/individuals.  I started teaching part time at The Hague University of Applied Sciences around 18 months ago, and last week, I really enjoyed listening to a colleague, Peter Becker, talking at a BFM (Business, Finance and Marketing) faculty … Continue reading Open & Online Learning in Higher Education (in the Netherlands)

WBII March 2015 Elearning Explosion Presentation Review

In March 2015, I had the pleasure of giving a presentation to WBII.  (Women's Business Initiative International). Here is a link to my post about this: https://zestee.com/the-e-learning-explosion-presentation-at-wbii/ Below is a review from Deborah Valentine, republished from the WBII website with permission. The E-learning Explosion – March Networking Review by Deborah Valentine Renée Veldman-Tentori, our speaker at the … Continue reading WBII March 2015 Elearning Explosion Presentation Review

30 things to think about when creating an elearning course

Yesterday, I published this blog post: How to create an ecourse - where to start In it, my friend, Manuela, and I came up with 30 things to think about when creating an elearning course.  We spent several hours researching and discussing these points, and you can find a list of all those questions, organised … Continue reading 30 things to think about when creating an elearning course

Zestee Social Media School: Free training for feedback for first 50 to email me

The Zestee Social Media School has been running now for 3 years. In late 2014, I ran the most recent version but when I started teaching at The Hague University and also needed to deal with my website being hacked, I let it lapse. However now, I am revamping it for 2015 and am offering … Continue reading Zestee Social Media School: Free training for feedback for first 50 to email me

Is it elearning, e-learning or E-learning? The dilemma of how to write #elearning

Almost 18 months ago now, I wrote about my growing fascination with elearning in this post: The E-learning Explosion .  The shortened version of electronic learning, it opens up a wonderful world of possibilities for learners of all ages worldwide. This is a topic which I'm increasingly interested in, particularly now that since September last year, … Continue reading Is it elearning, e-learning or E-learning? The dilemma of how to write #elearning

Advatera presentation in Vienna on elearning and social media

Earlier this month (May 2015), I had the privilege of travelling to Vienna to talk to a group of Advatera's social media managers about elearning and social media. Volker has built the opportunity for European digital managers in a variety of different industries to come together in digital expert groups 3-4 times a year to … Continue reading Advatera presentation in Vienna on elearning and social media

The E-learning Explosion Presentation at WBII

The WBII: Women's Business Initiative International is a wonderful business networking group in The Hague, The Netherlands.  I've been a member there for 2 years now and always enjoy the company of other members and inspiring speakers each month.  This month, I was privileged to be the speaker and have the chance to share my … Continue reading The E-learning Explosion Presentation at WBII

2014 Expatica I Am Not A Tourist Fair Event Highlights

If you are an expat living in The Netherlands, the annual Expatica I Am Not A Tourist Fair is one of the highlights of the year for your calendar. I have attended several years now and you can read one of my previous blog posts here: 2012 Expatica I Am Not A Tourist Fair (on … Continue reading 2014 Expatica I Am Not A Tourist Fair Event Highlights