The eLearning Fundi

Random reflections about eLearning in Africa

June, 2007

Net Geners Part II

Yesterday I put forward an introduction to Net Geners. Today, I highlight what Sword & Leggott (2007) call the Seven Principles of educating the Ne(x)t Generation. 1. Relinguish Authority When we renounce our own exclusive status as erudite experts, placing our students in the role of teachers and ourselves in the role of students, not […]


The Net Geners

We have come up with clever names to identify and classify generations. Now comes the Net Generation which has been give quite a number of names (the Dot Com generation, the Millennial Generation, Generation Y, the Internet Generation, iGeneration, ). Net geners are members of the Net Generation, and in demographic terms, though no clear […]