Snapshot: The Elearning Matrix is a web resource full of tutorials, news, articles and academic theory in online learning, teaching and assessment.
The London Metropolitan University Elearning Matrix gathers together tutorials, news, articles and educational resources for online learning, teaching and assessment that are relevant to the development of HE practice. The site is curated by the CELT eLearning team at London Metropolitan University. Staff from across all faculties and universities are invited to contribute to these resources, as well as anyone interested and involved in elearning who may not be part of a university. Please use the contact form if you have an idea or need for content.
We began the Elearning Matrix project in 2009 after a resource of this kind was commissioned by the Learning and Teaching Committee under the aegis of the Academic Director. Back then it was known as the “UBLR” or “University Blended Learning Resources” site. Initially it was envisaged as a resource embedded in our LMS - Blackboard Vista – which is called WebLearn. Now the site links to WebLearn and is intended for continuing professional development in online learning.
Elearning falls into some clear areas - not just the learning, teaching and assessment, but also the theory, practice, pedagogy and other aspects like tutorials and case studies. We've split our areas into the following channels: