The Net Generation
A critical and international perspective
This event took place on 11th May 2009 at 10:30am (09:30 GMT)
This event was hosted by the OU ESRC funded project: The Net Generation: encountering e-learning at University kn.open.ac.uk/public/workspace.cfm
The day was chaired by Dr Chris Jones, Open University.
10:00 -10.30 Registration and Coffee
10:30– 10:40 Opening Remarks: Dr Chris Jones
10:40 – 11:20 Judy Caruso - Results of the 2008 ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology.
11:20 – 12:00 Laura Czerniewicz and Cheryl Brown, The mobile net generation: reconceptualising the digital native.
12:00 – 12:40 Sue Bennett, Beyond the idea of the 'Net Generation': Understanding student experiences of technology
12:40 – 1:40 LUNCH
13:40 – 14:20 Gregor Kennedy - Digital experiences and preferences: Seeking meaningful differences between students and staff.
14:20 – 15:00 Rebecca Eynon - Digital natives: who are they and what do they look like?
15:00 – 15:30 COFFEE/TEA BREAK
15:30 – 16:10 Chris Jones – A new generation of learners? What are the characteristics of first year students arriving at university?
16.10 Plenary discussion and closing remarks
Select from replays below
|10:30 am Opening Remarks: Dr Chris Jones & Judy Caruso|
|11:20 am Laura Czerniewicz and Cheryl Brown|
|12:00 pm Sue Bennett|
|1:40 pm Gregor Kennedy|
|2:20 pm Rebecca Eyenon|
|3:30 pm Dr Chris Jones, Plenary and closing remarks|
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