Share Paper: Blogging: an engaging E-Learning tool in adult education

  1. Debra De Pryck, CVO Antwerpen, Belgium
  2. Jeroen Hendrickx, CVO Antwerpen, Belgium
  3. Liesbeth De Paepe, CVO Antwerpen, Belgium
  4. Koen DePryck, CVO Antwerpen & Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
  5. Glenn Vermeiren, CVO Antwepen, Belgium
  6. Kathleen Van Landeghem, CVO Antwerpen, Belgium
Wednesday, October 10 11:35-11:55 AM Salon 5

Abstract: In this Best Practice session I want to introduce participants in the use of blogging by students as an engaging E-Learning tool, particularly in adult education. Centre for Adult Education 'CVO Antwerpen', in Antwerp, Belgium, uses blogging by students as a (self)-evaluation tool in the multimedia-course. After three years of trial-and-error we seem to be well on our way in finding how to make this tool work for us. We will present our evaluation of two free blogging-websites: Blogspot.com and Wordpress.com, and consider the advantages and disadvantages of each based on our own experience and on the feedback we received ...