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Jeffrey Keefer

PhD in E-Research and Technology Enhanced Learning (Educational Research) ~ Learning and Development Project Manager (Clinical Education) ~ Internet Researcher ~ Adjunct Professor @NYU & @PaceU in New York City.

Research interests cover educational research and interdisciplinarity. I focus on distance and online learning, internet research, digital identity, social learning and social media, networked and technology enhanced learning, threshold concepts and liminal experiences in higher education, teaching and program design in adult and organizational learning, communities of practice, qualitative methodologies, narrative inquiry, and actor-network theory.

My professional work is at JeffreyKeefer.com

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Jeffrey’s Twitter Updates for 2012-05-31

Glad I am home tonight with time to finish my course prep, comment on #fslt12 and continue working on my thesis #phdchat # I am finding the focus of the #fslt12 mooc useful in rethinking my own course prep http://t.co/AXm0i0Rz # Behind in #fslt12 reading for today; too busy preparing for my own first [...]

How can I “Acknowledge the Opposite” when Preparing to Teach? #fslt12

As I am putting the final tweaks in my preparation for my 3-hour on-campus session of my Pace University course, NURS 840: Teaching and Learning in Advanced Practice Nursing, I am again pausing for a moment to explore and further develop my COWIL model (Consider the Opposite of What I Like) to better meet the [...]

Jeffrey’s Twitter Updates for 2012-05-30

Considering informally using Twitter in my upcoming course. Anybody have any creative HE / postgrad experiences of it? #phdchat #fslt12 # The heat and humidity, coupled with being back in the office, nearly did me in today. #

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Jeffrey’s Twitter Updates for 2012-05-29

Happy 10th Anniversary @pairNIC – Domain Name Registration for Smart People – http://t.co/nw2pJ1xE #pairNIC # @creativeducator and for those being assessed, there is more information about its submission here http://t.co/aN7bFrTn #fslt12 in reply to creativeducator # @creativeducator Sure – the assignment is detailed here http://t.co/btSa30l7 #fslt12 in reply to creativeducator # @creativeducator Sure; my [...]

Using Reflective Practice to Plan for Friday’s Class (via #COWIL and #ANT for #fslt12)

This Friday is the first of my five on-campus sessions for my course at Pace University, NURS 840: Teaching and Learning in Advanced Practice Nursing, so there is no better time than the present to further develop the COWIL (Consider the Opposite of What I Like) model I started to develop in my post yesterday [...]