Stephen Downes

By Terry Greene

Join Terry Greene as he and his guests get some air time to discuss technology-enabled and open learning practices in Ontario Post-Secondary Education.

Gettin’ Air with Stephen Downes (@downes) from the Digital Technologies Research Centre at the National Research Council of Canada specializing in new instructional media and personal learning technology. Stephen describes just how he has kept pushing the educational technology frontier forward for decades. We chat about his Online Learning Daily Newsletter @oldaily which releases 6-8 posts a day sharing new findings in the world of online learning. Since 1998, there have been about 31000 posts, so if you haven’t been following, you have some catching up to do! We also discuss his latest article, the A Look at The Future of Open Educational Resources, which is just as fresh and forward looking as ever.