02 October 2012
The Caledonian Academy is pleased to welcome Prof. Dr. Peter Sloep, chair of our Reference Group who is visiting the Caledonian Academy for a short sabbatical.
Peter will be with us for the first three weeks in October 2012, and will give a seminar on his work on 10 October.
Peter Sloep is a Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning at the Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands. He directs the Research and Technology Development Programme on Learning Networks. His research focuses on learning and professional development in networked, online environments. Of particular interest are the social affordances and their technical implementation in services that make learning in such an environment effective, efficient, enjoyable and sustainable. Dr Sloep is a reviewer of several journals on Technology Enhanced Learning. He also chairs the Dutch standards body’s (NEN) committee on learning technologies.