The Mosaic of Learning Styles
Big Dog, Little Dog
MARCH 7, 2012
Yes I'm a few days late for David Kelly’s Learning Styles ‘Awareness’ Day , so I hope you forgive me. While most of the recent posts on using learning styles in instructional design have been mainly against using them, I'm going to. Sensing and Intuitive Learning Styles. having a moderate or strong preference to that learning style.
AUGUST 4, 2015
The L&D community may be divided into two camps: (1) Those for whom the mere mention of learning styles makes their blood boil; and (2) Those who are inexplicably unaware of the hullabaloo and are thus oblivious to the aforementioned boiling of blood. And I fear it may be an unintended casualty of the war on learning styles. This is sound advice. Would you read it?
A convenient untruth
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 24, 2011
One of the biggest myths known to teacherdom is learning styles. Time and time again, the belief that students can be placed into specific categories such as activist or theorist, or that they are predominantly inclined toward one modal category of learning (e.g. In an excellent expose on learning styles , Riener and Willingham (2010) argue this: ".learning-styles
That’s not my style: Learning preferences and instructional design
MARCH 5, 2015
In a recent blog post published by the New York Times , Anna North noted that the concept of “learning styles” is still prevalent among educators, even though there is little empirical research to support it. In fact, students preparing to be teachers are often taught about “learning styles” in their courses. Overview of Learning Styles.
How to Make Online Learning Easy for First-Time eLearners
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Making the transition from traditional textbook learning and instructor-led classroom courses to the strange new world of online learning can be a daunting challenge – especially for first-time online learners who’ve never had to navigate a digital learning interface before. You can learn more about designing Reusable Learning Objects (RLOs) here.).
Metalearning and Learning Styles
Big Dog, Little Dog
JANUARY 20, 2010
One of the elements in the Periodic Chart of Agile Learning is metalearning — being aware of and taking control of one's own learning (Biggs, 1985). However, since most educational and training activities normally teach learners what to learn, rather than how to learn, this is one task that does not come easily for some learners. Student's disposition to learn.
AUGUST 9, 2010
And the echo chamber has been giving learning styles a beating. VAK is perhaps the most popular model of learning styles used in the corporate sector today: V stands for “Visual. These people learn best by seeing. These people learn best by listening. stands for “Kinaesthetic “ These people learn best by touching and feeling.
MOOCs Treat All Learners the Same
Your Training Edge
JANUARY 30, 2015
Read the previous article: People Don’t Learn as Well Online. They have different learning styles and preferences, different needs and different questions. For example, Coursera has started offering many of its courses on-demand, so learners can start anytime and work at their own pace. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/bryantnielson.
Initial reflections on Slow Learning #change11
DECEMBER 6, 2011
I have to say that I found the comments on my initial post very interesting and challenging. A couple of themes have emerged that partly I want to elaborate on, and partly want to reflect upon. I believe in, and do try, ‘learning out loud’, so I’ll both try to elaborate and draw myself up short. One of the themes that emerged is the rejection of the GPS idea, and extolling a preference for getting lost (I did explicitly mention that GPS’s do not help you learn the terrain, but I’ll add that they could). I want to unpack that a bit.
E-Learning Design Part 6: CDSM’s Active Learning Model™
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
Throughout this series on e-learning design , we have looked at some of the learning theories that help to form the method and practice behind our award-winning e-learning. This is known as our ‘ pedagogy ’. What is CDSM’s Active Learning Model™? CDSM is a commercial e-learning company. How CDSM’s Active Learning Model™ Works for Everyone.
Augmented Reality: does it have a place/future in education?
Dont Waste Your Time
FEBRUARY 23, 2010
The wiki from Trends in EdTech for “ Classroom Learning with AR (currently) lists the following applications for Augmented Reality in the classroom environment; Learning styles : rich examples of complex phenomena (engineering, earth sciences, medicine, environmental applications to name a few) while being engaging. So, what is it? Web 3.0 YouTube
Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
APRIL 18, 2014
ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. Learnnovators: You say that ‘survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else’.
Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010
eLearning Learning Posts
JANUARY 3, 2011
Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Taxonomy of Learning Theories - E-Learning Provocateur , January 12, 2010. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010.
Free e-Learning books
NOVEMBER 14, 2010
Here at CU Online, we believe in the power of online learning. Dunlap Learning 2.0 for Associations by Jeff Cobb (Update 11/30/2010: suggested by Christopher Pappas ) “In Learning 2.0 for Associations Jeff delivers an easy-to-read primer on how to leverage social media tools to expand the learning value that associations deliver. Learning Practices - Editor: Prof.
Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010
eLearning Learning Posts
JUNE 9, 2010
Best of eLearning Learning. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. Most learning vendors tout their ‘expertise in instructional design’ as a key reason as to why we should engage them to produce learning content. learning is a mix of formal and informal , not one or the other. Answer: Learn Genetics Not sure if that was correct, but the two (2) links or resources above are certainly worth exploring.
Power to the People: Deloitte’s Nick van Dam
JANUARY 29, 2013
By providing a career map and a variety of learning opportunities, Deloitte encourages employees to be proactive about their own development. Whereas many CLOs fortuitously find themselves in the learning and development world as their careers progress, Nick van Dam has been a player in the learning sphere in some capacity for as long as he can remember, beginning with his first job in 1985 as a learning consultant. “I’ve always been interested in education, in learning and development,” van Dam said. • On-demand learning.
Monday Broken ID Series: Seriation
MARCH 15, 2009
Instructional design has established that the correct order of elements is introduction - concept - example - practice (and feedback) - summary. Now, you may have heard of case-, problem- or project-based learning. In this case, before you present the concept, you present either an example (a case-study) or a problem. Previous Series Post. And more. Show Me, Let Me).
LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
DECEMBER 1, 2009
Best of eLearning Learning. Online Learning Technologies–Past, Present, and Future. Why The Death Of The Newspaper Industry Should Scare The Hell Out Of The Learning Industry. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Learning Putty , November 20, 2009. Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources - Upside Learning Blog , November 2, 2009. Learning Conversations , November 13, 2009. Put your learners on a diet - consider a pull-based learning approach - Free as in Freedom , November 6, 2009. Pedagogy? November 2009.
Top 47 Posts and 10 Hot Topics for February
eLearning Learning Posts
FEBRUARY 16, 2010
Best of eLearning Learning. Here they are (I have removed one or two as I don’t agree with them, and have put my interpretations at the bottom): Definition of an E-Learning Curve – Bloom’s Taxonomy - The E-Learning Curve , February 4, 2010 A colleague recently asked me “What is an e-learning curve? Definition of an E-Learning Curve – Bloom’s Taxonomy is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog …Tags: Tags: e-learning affective domain Bloom’s Rose bloom’s taxonomy cogitive domain elearning curve learning curve psychomotor domai.
Islam, Higher Education & The Virtual Campus!
NOVEMBER 28, 2010
Not only what has been learned, but more importantly what has been shared. Overall, these two events where enriching and enlightening (in their own ways), and now I will share some insights (lessons learned) and explore how we could face some of the challenges ahead. suppose I am dreamer, but why not? I am still learning! Build Learning Networks! GLOBAL WARMING! wish :).
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report
AUGUST 29, 2007
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, August 29, 2007 e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report The e-Learning Guild presentation of the most recent 360 Research Report on Mobile Learning. Passionate about new technologies and how we use them in the learning and training space. Blogger.