Yet another government objective that is waiting just over the horizon, like a black cloud waiting to burst, is that of the personal learning space – which basically means every student must have their own online personal space which should support their e-portfolios. This should be in place by 2007-2008 and the larger part of this new objective will involve the use of another key term, namely that of the learning platform. Learning platform’
is
an umbrella
term used to
cover software
whose core role
is to manage learning
materials for students.
Learning platform’ is an umbrella term used to cover software whose core role is to manage learning materials for students.
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The confusing part for teachers in all of this will be knowing which learning platform will suit them the best, and as is often the case with anything new, it may well be that it is not until after the system is implemented that most teachers will have any idea of what is going on exactly. Continue reading