This video (length 2:40, no audio) incorporates my reflections on the theories of Eric Mazur, BF Skinner and xMOOC designers and some of the recent commentary in the press suggesting that traditional lectures are outmoded.
I don’t think we should be too quick to change, but rather consider the benefits and drawbacks of each method of teaching/learning and then use the most appropriate method for the context.
It is also available at http://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/c2hYDNnaW9.
Comments very welcome. Is it too ‘Janet and John’? It looked very different in my head.