Announcing our forthcoming book: A Manifesto for Teaching Online. MIT Press, 2020

We’re excited to announce that a book that expands on the statements in the Manifesto for Teaching Online will be published by MIT Press in early 2020. The authors (Siân Bayne, Peter Evans, Rory Ewins, Jeremy Knox, James Lamb, Hamish Macleod, Clara O’Shea, Jen Ross, Phil Sheail, Christine Sinclair) are …

Openness and the new manifesto

This is one of a series of blog posts that will appear here in the coming weeks, reflecting on aspects of the 2016 manifesto for teaching online. Closed online spaces limit the educational power of the network. (2011 manifesto) Online spaces can be permeable and flexible, letting networks and flows replace boundaries. …

Manifesto redux

The manifesto is four years old, and lots has happened in the digital education space since it was first published. We always said we wanted it to be a living document, so we are putting that principle into action and have spent the last few months revisiting the statements. This …