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Ace Ementor Presentation


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This presentation is a report on the ACFE ementor project, conducted in Victoria, Aus during 2008. It involved 9 ementors across the state working with community based organisations looking at how e-learning can support the delivery of their courses.

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Ace Ementor Presentation

  1. 1. Embedding e-learning in ACE – getting the basics right The Victorian ementor experience Josie Rose and colleagues Project leader ACFE e-learning grant project
  2. 3. ACFE in
  3. 4. Some background…
  4. 7. What is blended delivery in ACE? Blended delivery combines the best features of classroom-based teaching and learning with the best features of ICT enabled learning in order to enhance the educational experience of learners and also provide students with greater flexibility to access a wider range of learning opportunities. http:// /
  5. 9. Key messages 1 <ul><li>Clear understanding and shared strategic vision of the role of ICT </li></ul><ul><li>Underpinning infrastructure needs to be in place </li></ul><ul><li>The introduction of ICTs into established, more traditional practices is a change management issue </li></ul><ul><li>The integration of ICTs is vital to future sustainability. </li></ul><ul><li>Online delivery for regional and remote organisations </li></ul><ul><li>Cost effectiveness comes with subsequent delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Professional development </li></ul>
  6. 10. The future – integration and embedding The mainstream adopters (early and late majority) who make up the bulk of any population are the ones who can make the difference to whether an innovative practice is utilised. However, mainstream adopters have different motives for making a decision to adopt than their first wave colleagues … Jasinski, M. 2006. Innovate, integrate
  7. 11. The future – integration and embedding … innovative practices that promote incremental change and add variety, choice and flexibility to existing practice are more likely to be adopted because dominant models are difficult to change without a concerted and sustained effort. Jasinski, M. 2006. Innovate, integrate
  8. 12. Key messages 2 <ul><li>Strong need for a mentoring program </li></ul><ul><li>Effective IT support is crucial </li></ul><ul><li>Extends the organisation’s potential educational reach </li></ul><ul><li>ICT encourages learner centered teaching approaches with positive impact on program design </li></ul><ul><li>Start small </li></ul><ul><li>Have good support mechanisms in place: induction </li></ul>
  9. 13. Megan Langdon Lynne Gibb Glenda McPherson Michael Gwyther Carole McCulloch Sarah Philips Paddy O’ Reilly Mary Schooneveldt Paul McSherry
  10. 15. Hume region
  11. 16. Skype
  12. 17. <ul><li>Changes in awareness of e-opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Planned implementation strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Actions taken to embed into practices and lead the way </li></ul>engaged
  13. 18. Fractals, self-similarity and engaging management Paddy O’Reilly e-mentor ACFE Northern Metropolitan region
  14. 19. <ul><li>Mt Eliza Village Neighbourhood Centre </li></ul><ul><li>SandyBeach Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Keysborough Learning Centre </li></ul><ul><li>Mornington Community Contact </li></ul><ul><li>Rosebud </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Peninsula Adult Education & Literacy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peninsula Training and Employment Program </li></ul></ul>Southern Metroplitan Region: 2008 e-learning projects <ul><li>Dingley Village Neighbourhood Centre </li></ul>
  15. 20. http:// /Southern
  16. 21. The tyranny of distance & the role of e-learning Not just a Gippsland dilemma!
  17. 22. A possible future! <ul><li>ACFE funding briefing by Elluminate – this happened in Gippsland this year! </li></ul><ul><li>More & more partnerships – different to the current ones </li></ul><ul><li>A limited number of RTOs with wide ranges of scope </li></ul><ul><li>A number of online teachers covering a wide geography </li></ul><ul><li>Community centres where ‘facilitated’ learning can take place </li></ul>
  18. 23. What you need
  19. 24. Pines Learning We’re online! Healesville LLC We’re online UYCH We’re online!
  20. 25. Murray ACE Kerang Learning Centre McIvor Community House Kyabram Learning & Community Centre Goldfields Employment & Learning Centre Castlemaine Continuing Education
  21. 27. Image: ' The FlickrVerse , April 2005 poster: flickr's social+network '
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  23. 31. E-learning in ACE showcase: 20 March 09
  24. 33. Thank You For more information contact Josie Rose e| [email_address] t| 9786 9466