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Watch Stephen Downes introducing connectivism.

Stephen Downes is perhaps best known for his ‘go to’ daily newsletter, OLDaily, which is distributed by web, email and RSS to thousands of subscribers around the world. He is also accredited as the originator of the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), and is a leading voice in online and networked learning.

In this video, Stephen discusses some of the principles and assumptions that underpin connectivism and explores their relevance to his own life. What are they, and how could you apply them in your own life for learning and/or to enhance your teaching practice? Share your ideas in ‘comments’ below.

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