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Maslow, technology and learning

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How much more could we say about the uses of technology when we place them up against a pre-digital age theory such as Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs model? I did something similar when I speculated on how Paulo Friere might view blogging. Maslow's Hierarchy is a very well know theory, and has featured in numerous slides, journals, books and blogs in the past.

Maslow, Confucius and 3 keys to operate in Dragon land!

Origin Learning

Can Abraham Maslow have made a mistake?  His theory of psychological health premised on fulfilling innate human needs in order of priority culminating in self-actualization, is a known fact. But given the speed of change that is currently taking place everywhere, the 3 rd level of human needs based on relations will perhaps need to be re-evaluated. Checklists and deadlines don’t work.

Going the extra mile

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This is number 26 in my series on learning theories. I''m working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. The previous post highlighted issues around the theory of Communities of Practice, from the work of Jean Lave and Etienne Wenger. Reference Maslow, A. H. Unported License.

(re)Designing learning in a digital world

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In the keynote presentations I tackled some contentious topics, including the issuing of challenges to a number of long standing and widely accepted theories (or beliefs) about how learning occurs. also challenged Maslow's hierarchy model of motivational needs, and Neil Fleming's VAK modality model of learning approaches. Things are changing, and so is the nature of knowledge.

Video for assessment

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Below are a small selection of the videos my own second year teacher education students have made this week around the theme of learning theories. They have already blogged about one specific learning theory, and have then combined it with another theory to create their own synthesis of understanding about how theories relate to each other to better explain learning.

How to Measure and Level Up Your Training

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In 1943, Abraham Maslow proposed his theory on the hierarchy of human needs. Essentially, the pyramid shows that certain human needs will take priority over others. Image Sourced from OneXuan We know our day is ruined without battery and WiFi, so we thought we should add them in at the Read More. Published on November 17, 2016. The post How to Measure and Level Up Your Training appeared first on Administrate. All Training Tips

Stage by stage

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This is number 33 in my series on learning theories. Psychologists and cognitive scientists have offered a number of useful theories that aid our understanding of learning. In this series I''m providing a brief overview of the theories, and how each can be applied in education. My last post explored the work of Allan Paivio and his theory of dual coding.

Drive through learning

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This is number 16 in my series on learning theories. I''m working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. In my most recent post I featured the theory of Heutagogy by Stewart Hase and Chris Kenyon and its applications to education. Or they may simply run away. Reference Hull, C. L.

Words in mind

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This is number 34 in my learning theories series. Psychologists and cognitive scientists have offered a number of useful theories that aid our understanding of learning. In this series I have been providing a brief overview of each theory, and how each can be applied in education. Bandura Social Learning Theory 4. Bruner Scaffolding Theory 5. Knowles Andragogy 24.

In two minds

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This is number 32 in my series on learning theories. Psychologists and cognitive scientists have offered a number of useful theories that aid our understanding of learning. In this series I''m providing a brief overview of each theory, and how each can be applied in education. Any representational theory must accommodate this dual functionality.'' (p 53).

Our mutual friends

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This is number 28 in my series on learning theories. I''m gradually working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. My most recent post explored Jack Merizow''s Transformative Learning theory. The Theory You are at a party, and begin conversing with another guest. Watts, D.

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The User Experience Hierarchy of Needs

Growth Engineering

In 1943, Abraham Maslow wrote a paper called “A Theory of Human Motivation” In it he categorised basic human needs, from physiological needs all the way up to self-actualisation. The user experience (UX) hierarchy of needs borrows from Maslow’s hierarchy in a similar way. It outlines the basic requirements that a system should meet if it’s going to satisfy the user.

Rules of engagement: why we’re still working on making people happy at work

Kineo

Back in the day, the motivational theories of Abraham Maslow and Frederick Herzberg were considered de rigeur.  They’re founded on the idea that people have basic needs, and that job satisfaction depends on whether those needs are met (or not).  It’s perception of this that influences an individual’s sense of motivation and engagement at work.

The point of no return

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This is number 27 in my series on learning theories. I''m working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. The previous post featured Abraham Maslow''s Hierarchy of Human Needs. In this post, I will examine Jack Merizow''s Transformative Learning theory. Reference Mezirow, J.

Self fulfilling prophecies

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This is number 36 in my continuing series of blog posts about learning theories. Psychology has contributed much to our understanding of how people learn, and listed alphabetically below are all of the previous theories I have featured in this series. My most recent post featured locus of control theory, and today's post is about the Pygmalion Effect in education.

#LearningIs social

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Vygotsky's ZPD theory is often cited at this point. There are many social theories that explain our membership of 'tribes' or communities. Humans are inherently social. We want to be accepted by others. Most of our learning is achieved within social contexts. can't recall many examples where I have learnt something significant without the presence of others. Unported License.

Design for life

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This is number 30 in my series on learning theories. I''m working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. This should not so much be considered as a theory, but is a useful perspective on design and human perception. Bandura Social Learning Theory 4. Koffka Gestalt theory 21.

Beyond the Hype: Technology’s True Place in Learning

CLO Magazine

However, the classic learning theories — behaviorism, cognitivism and constructivism — these endure and remain relevant even in an era where computing power is de jour. Similar to Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs — the theory of human motivation — adult learning is based on fundamental psychological needs. George Orwell. For instance, do you remember how to ride a bicycle? million.

The Biggest Myths in Learning and Development

Absorb LMS

In the early 1960s, philosopher Abraham Kaplan and psychologist Abraham Maslow independently described the idea that being in possession of  an instrument affects our perception. ” I was immediately hooked and began creating simple computer programs to teach music theory. ” . So what does all this have to do with learning and development? False. False.

Shocking behaviour

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This is number 29 in my series on learning theories. I''m working through the alphabet of psychologists and theorists, providing a brief overview of each theory, and how it can be applied in education. Another of Milgram''s experiments led to a theory of compliance, more generally referred to as obedience to authority. Bandura Social Learning Theory 4. Unported License.

How to Measure and Level Up Your Training

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In 1943, Abraham Maslow proposed his theory on the hierarchy of human needs. Essentially, the pyramid shows that certain human needs will take priority over others. Image Sourced from OneXuan We know our day is ruined without battery and WiFi, so we thought we should add them in at the Read More. Published on November 21, 2016. The post How to Measure and Level Up Your Training appeared first on Administrate. All Training Tips

Corporate Learning & Development

Your Training Edge

Authorize one of a kind entrepreneurial firm to design suitable training techniques on the offices that have a purpose to facilitate the group of worker’s motivation, and supplies management theories of development. Further, the education beliefs also suggest a variety of emphasis on the theories and models that can offer suitable gradations of education consisting of the principle x and even the fashions of worker motivation by means of Maslow primarily based on the psychoanalyst angle. Ideology of Corporate L&D. Importance. Benefits. Deliver recommendations.

Clark is not Keen

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He began by debunking many of the established and commonly accepted learning theories espoused by the likes of Benjamin Bloom (Taxonomy), Robert Gagne (Stages model) and Abraham Maslow (Hierarchy of needs). Maslow's model is particularly popular in the corporate training sector, said Clark, because most people like to put pyramids on their PowerPoint slides. well, Germany.

Motivation

Moodle Journal

While effectively we are at that time of academic year when everything is winding up and results being agreed and closed off, it is also the time before everyone begins heading for the sun, distant parts or something else, for staff development sessions. Hope you find it as interesting as I did. Please stay in touch if you would like to know how they were received by everyone a desktop concept

Meta-learning: educational fungus

Learning Rocks

Perhaps I wouldn't be so worried, were it not for the fact that from what I have seen and what I have experienced, this part of their learning experience is going to be occupied with thoughts of learning styles, Maslow, "10% of what you read", left and right brain and other elements with a hint of "truthiness" about them. thoughts learning theory qualifications education CPDWhen I was at school we showed up, we were told a bunch of stuff and we went home. Work-place learning similarly was usually fairly direct: "here's a bunch of stuff you need to know. We've told you.

Meta-learning: educational fungus

Learning Rocks

Perhaps I wouldn't be so worried, were it not for the fact that from what I have seen and what I have experienced, this part of their learning experience is going to be occupied with thoughts of learning styles, Maslow, "10% of what you read", left and right brain and other elements with a hint of "truthiness" about them. Tags: thoughts learning theory qualifications education CPD When I was at school we showed up, we were told a bunch of stuff and we went home. Work-place learning similarly was usually fairly direct: "here's a bunch of stuff you need to know. We've told you.

Donald Clark on training departments…

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

argued that training is mired in old, faddish theory; Bloom, Gagne, Maslow, Kirkpatrick – train the trainer courses are still full of old behaviourist theory (killed stone dead by Chomsky in 1959) trapping us in 50 year old theories that holds the industry back. The Scot says whatever he pleases at his Plan B site. (“What’s Plan B?

Knowledge and Learning In The News - 7/09/2005

Big Dog, Little Dog

Theory & Practice of Online Learning. Podcast - On Maslow and leadership. Strategic e-learning implementation. What strategic e-learning coordination might look like. free ebook that includes both html and PDF versions. Technologies of Cooperation. The eight clusters of cooperative technologies to include social tools, self organizing mesh networks, and knowledge collectives. Do we remember a pretty face? believe this has a lesson for the learning programs we design. Also, a related reading - Leadership & Human Behavior

Donald. Duck!

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Some loved his earthy, no-quarter given demolition of an host of established theories of learning. Maslow's hierarchy of needs is only popular, because triangles are easy to put into Powerpoint slides" he opined. Donald Clark's opening keynote for ALT-C 2010 essentially polarised his audience this morning. Picture above: Donald Clark appeals to the Gods of Pedagogy). he asked. Donald.

The Three Worlds of Knowledge

The Learning Circuits

Note that Polanyi's theory of knowledge is based entirely within this world. It consists of such artifacts as books, tools, theories, models, libraries, computers, and networks. It is quite a diverse mixture that ranges from a claw-hammer to Maslow's hierarchy to Godel's proof of the incompleteness of arithmetic. What is the object of knowledge?" asks young Grasshopper.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Sumeet Moghe, 2009. A day with Dave Snowden , October 26, 2010 Dave Snowden is a compelling storyteller, mad genius, and irascible Welshman who has pioneered the mash-up of complexity theory and management practice. Maslow (3). Theory (44). I look forward to doing this each month as I always find that I missed some REALLY great content.  October 2010 did not disappoint!  Here is the best from this past month. While the advice was good, for me, more dos and don’ts aren’t really helpful. Tool #1:  Oomfo for Charts & Graphs. Tool #2: Wordle for Text-Heavy Slides. Dated.