My focus is primarily on the following fields:

  • Social Network Analysis
  • Professional Learning communities
  • South African policy with regard to continuing professional development
  • The role of online network interfaces during learning
  • The use of technology to support teaching and learning
  • The role of mobile technologies during teaching and learning
  • The role of personal development networks during work and learning
  • Continuing professional development of teachers 
  • Open and Distance E-learning
  • Open and Distance Learning

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