This blog...

This blog was set up to support H808 "The eLearning Professional", my first course in the Open University's Masters in Online and Distance Education. It then got a new lease of life when I followed up with H807 "Innovation in eLearning". It documents my thinking, some of the course activities, and acts as something of an eportfolio for my studies.

I maintain professional and personal interests in innovative technology enhanced learning and AI in education. In my previous life I completed a PhD in AIED - Artificial Intelligence in Education... helping learners to improve their self-assessment skills through chatting with their computer! More details on that at and

I continue to blog (albeit less frequently than during my OU courses) on eLearning topics.