Trending Sources

New pedagogies?

Learning with e's

We need a new set of pedagogies (and we also need to know how these can be supported with theory) if we are to maximise the impact of technology on education. New wine needs to be poured into new wineskins, and similarly new technologies require new pedagogies, which requires us to change the way we teach, assess, and even represent knowledge. He's right. These are initial thoughts.

True pedagogy

Learning with e's

Pedagogy is not about directing children. In its absolute form, pedagogy is not just about teaching. In the truest sense, teaching is just one element of pedagogy and not the entire story. Pedagogy focuses on the learner and what they are capable of achieving. Pedagogy is about leading learners to the place of education. What does this mean for teachers today?

Dodgeball pedagogy

Learning with e's

This is innovation in pedagogy - using existing and familiar contexts, to revise and modify as great learning experiences. Dr Tim Lynch's Professional Website Plymouth Institute of Education blog Photo courtesy of Suarts on Flickr Dodgeball pedagogy by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

3D Pedagogy

Learning with e's

I recently wrote a blogpost entitled ' Maker Pedagogy ' where I outlined some of the emerging educational benefits of learning through making. The advent of 3D Printing (also known as additive manufacturing) has brought maker pedagogy opportunities to schools and other educational institutions in a fairly affordable manner. He went home that evening feeling quite excited.

Maker pedagogy

Learning with e's

More and more teachers are beginning to realise that creating environments and possibilities where students make things is a very powerful pedagogy. American educator Jackie Gerstein makes some important observations about how teachers can change their perspectives and embrace maker pedagogy. Teachers often believe they should be content experts. Unported License.

Flexible #pedagogies for Technology Enhanced Learning

Ignatia Webs

A new report is published from UK Higher Ed Academy, this one focusing on flexible pedagogies for Technology Enhanced Learning. The report focuses on how e-learning, also known as technology-enhanced-learning, may support flexible pedagogies, and so encompasses a range of topics where technology can enable new choices for learners. eLearning online learning pedagogy report

The Pedagogy of Learning Design: A Translation of Pedagogies

InSync Training

This is the first post in a series of five titled The Pedagogy of Learning Design by Phylise H. Design Pedagogy Banner. successful learning journey relies on informed design and practice. Let''s explore how theory and research translate into a designed approach to instruction. The Journey.

The Pedagogy of Learning Design: Creating Learning Communities with Social Presence

InSync Training

This is the second post in a series of five titled The Pedagogy of Learning Design by Phylise H. To read the first in the series click here: The Pedagogy of Learning Design: A Translation of Pedagogies. Pedagogy Banner. Creating Learning Communities with Social Presence.

Networked pedagogy

Learning with e's

Image by Calvinius on Wikimedia Commons Networked pedagogy by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 New theories for the networked, digital age, emerging cultures of learning and a hyper-connected and networked society. Differentials between academic practices, and the variety of roles we adopt within communities of practice and learning.

Free report on #innovative #pedagogy, practices and use

Ignatia Webs

The Open University of the UK has just published a new report on innovative pedagogy (37 pages). BYOD eLearning learning analytics mobile learning mooc pedagogy report social learning This is a yearly report (compare it to NMC Horizon report, but with a pure pedagogical focus). In this report they look at ten innovations in teaching, learning and assessment that are gaining influence.

#MOOC papers: challenges, learner self-determination & #pedagogy

Ignatia Webs

collaborative learning eLearning journal mooc online learning pedagogy self-directed learning self-regulated learning technology In the free online, peer reviewed journal of Merlot, a nice set of articles was published in the March 2014 issue. The results suggest a high extent of technology deployment for learning and interactions by the participants in cMOOCs.

Narrative pedagogy 3: Problem solving

Learning with e's

In this short series (on what I will call 'narrative pedagogy'*) I'm exploring some of the storytelling techniques that can be adapted for use in education. Photo by Kabir Bakie on Wikimedia Commons *Yes, I know that the term 'narrative pedagogy' has been used before, but in other contexts. My use signifies how storytelling devices can be applied to everyday pedagogy.

Rethinking Design: Pedagogy

Clark Quinn

These aren’t clearly discriminated, but it’s a coarse description. Of course, there’s an introduction that both emotionally and cognitively prepares the learner for the coming learning experience. So for conceptual tasks, what we’re looking to do is drive learning to content.  In typical approaches, you’d be presenting conceptual information (e.g. design

Narrative pedagogy 1: Focusing their attention

Learning with e's

In this short series on what I will call 'narrative pedagogy' I want to explore some of the storytelling techniques that can be adapted for use in education. Image source Narrative pedagogy 1: Focusing their attention by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Stories are compelling.

Narrative pedagogy 2: Maintaining the suspense

Learning with e's

this short series on what I will call 'narrative pedagogy'* I want to explore some of the storytelling techniques that can be adapted for use in education. Photo by Daniel Hollister on Flickr *Yes, I know that the term 'narrative pedagogy' has been used before, but in other contexts. My use signifies how storytelling devices can be applied to everyday pedagogy.

Narrative pedagogy 4: Connecting the dots

Learning with e's

Photo by England on Flickr Narrative pedagogy 4: Connecting the dots by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Chekhov's gun education Harry Potter learning narrative device pedagogy storytelling Walking DeadTeachers can learn a lot from the techniques writers use. Number 4 is Chekhov's Gun.

The Pedagogy of Learning Design: Crafting Optimal e-Learning Spaces with Teaching Presence

InSync Training

This is the third post in a series of five titled The Pedagogy of Learning Design by Phylise H. To read the first in the series, click here: The Pedagogy of Learning Design: A Translation of Pedagogies. Design Pedagogy Banner. Let''s have a look at what teaching presence is, and how direct instruction and facilitation play a role in crafting optimal e-Learning spaces.

Pedagogy of Learning Design: Fostering Critical Thinking Skills with Cognitive Presence

InSync Training

In the previous blog post, The Pedagogy of Learning Design: Crafting Optimal E-Learning Spaces with Teaching Presence , we explored teaching presence - the design, development, management, facilitation, and direction within the learning space. Pedagogy Fostering Critical Thinking Skills with Cognitive Presence.

Mobile Learning - No Pedagogy Required!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Pedagogy is defined (according to a quick Googling) as a method or practice of teaching. It may be important for some people to understand pedagogy, but in the corporate world employees and customers just want convenient access to the information they need to be productive: No pedagogy required. I''ve published a few blog posts at Litmos.com/blog over the last 3 months. times.

Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning – Tips to align ID strategies in Learning Games

G-Cube

The popularity of games in learning is contributing to the immense growth of the gaming industry. Learning games are fast gaining popularity – in educational as well as corporate circles. Many popular video games are being re-furbished for educational purpose and many original games are also being designed to facilitate training. The Story is built with Characters, Setting and Events. Explore.

Practical, free report on #mobile pedagogy for English #language teaching and learning

Ignatia Webs

The 46 page research report on '' Mobile pedagogy for English language teaching and learning: a guide for teachers'' is a practical and informative report. great and practical read. education eLearning informal learning language mobile mobile learning online education report

New, free #report on innovating #pedagogy by Open University UK

Ignatia Webs

The Open University of the UK has just published a free report (38 pages, open layout) on the emerging innovative online pedagogies of today. pedagogy books ebookThe report gives a great, brief overview of what is currently happening and especially the pedagogical viewpoint adds some insights. The report is linked to a blog so everyone can add comments per topic. Short synopsis of the report (from the report itself): This series of reports explores new forms of teaching, learning and assessment for an interactive world, to guide teachers and policy makers in productive innovation.

Alternate Pedagogies and Experiences

Clark Quinn

And one of the things that has been of interest to me is looking differently at pedagogies. This is the pedagogy that drives the interest in serious games, embedding meaningful practice in a compelling context. Traditional. Unless we open up the learner emotionally, I reckon the rest of the effort won’t stick. We can do this with the intro, but there are other approaches.

Blackboard Users Conference #durbbu: MOOC Pedagogy

Dont Waste Your Time

” However, the Conference’s second keynote is from Jeremy Knox from the University of Edinburgh and was on “MOOC pedagogy: the challenges of developing for Coursera” I, like many, will be joining Jeremy on his Coursera MOOC later this month – read about it here: eLearning and Digital Cultures. Coursera is for-profit, partnered with 33 institutions.

Merging Pedagogy & Instructional Game Design

InSync Training

Recently, Dr. Stephen Slota, owner of The Pericles Group , joined our BYTE roster for his presentation It’s In the Game: Merging Contemporary Pedagogy & Instructional Game Design. BYTE SESSION RECAP. Gamification and game-based training are two topics trending in learning and performance. To review all the wisdom imparted during Dr. Slota’s session, view his full presentation here.

Bear pit pedagogy

Learning with e's

Image source Bear pit pedagogy by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 In our digital literacy teacher training programme at Plymouth University we create environments that encourage critical thinking. My colleague Peter Yeomans (AKA @ethinking on Twitter) says we create the 'bear pits' for our students. Unported License.

Pedagogy vs. Andragogy: Where Many Get it Wrong In Their Learning Strategy

eLearningMind

Most professionals in the learning space have used the words “pedagogy” and “andragogy” before. Broken down, pedagogy and andragogy essentially translate to “child guide” and “man guide” respectively. One of the most obvious differences between andragogy and pedagogy is the motivation of the learner. It’s a common mistake and one that might seem like no big deal, but mixing up pedagogy and andragogy (and using the wrong one strategically) makes your learning less effective. Unfortunately, the terms are often used interchangeably and therefore, incorrectly. Adults?

New free report on innovative #pedagogy by the Open University UK

Ignatia Webs

The Open University of the UK has published the second in its influential series of Innovating Pedagogy reports that explore new forms of teaching, learning and assessment, to guide educators and policy makers. The report can be downloaded from www.open.ac.uk/innovating innovating and is a provides some food for thought for all of us strategically mapping education for the future.

Liveblog #ectel2015 #MOOC pedagogy, patterns of engagement design

Ignatia Webs

Previous studies have suggested that there are patterns of engagement within MOOCs that vary according to the pedagogy employed. cluster analysis of these MOOCs shows that engagement patterns are related to pedagogy and course duration. slides (detailed version) here Moving through MOOCs: Pedagogy, Learning and Patterns of Engagement from Rebecca Ferguson.

Lecture Capture: Pedagogy, policy and support #lborolc13

Dont Waste Your Time

Details: “Pedagogy, policy and support: taking lecture capture to the next level”. want to build on my existing knowledge and understanding, how this has changed in the year or so since I moved to Leicester, and how established users of lecture capture technology are taking things forward and developing the techniques and pedagogy surrounding the technology. Date: July 3rd, 2013.

#unesco_mlw Mike Sharples on #mLearning pedagogies

Ignatia Webs

Appropriate pedagogy and learning with mobile phones. Still liveblogging from UNESCO mLearning symposium 16 December 2011. He gave an overview of different learning models for mobile learning. pick up from where Mike said it would be an asset for UNESCO. We need to look at education that could not be done in traditional education before, that is the strength of learning with mobile devices. One important remark: the public empowerment potential of mobile devices is an incredible strong point for learning (formal and informal). This was a successful mLearning project in Chili.

Surfing the Future Pedagogies: Augmented Learning

TalentLMS

The post Surfing the Future Pedagogies: Augmented Learning appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. What’s so great about augmented learning anyway? Another activity blamed for lost hours of youth and productivity? Teens and adults hunched over just another game controlling their emotions and relationships? super-glorified way to present educational technology? Try Metaio as a beginner.

A fantastic pedagogical issue of IRRODL free #research #eLearning #pedagogy

Ignatia Webs

collaborative learning education eLearning k12 mooc multimedia online education online learning pedagogy research social learningIRRODL is one of my favorite journals. It is truly international, actively working on research and location diversity, it is open and each issue offers a rich array of online learning relevant methods and cases. When I saw the synopsis of this first 2016 issue, it got me all excited just at a glance! Oh, my this is just a treat! You can find the IRRODL issue page here, but I also include the list of articles below.

HTML 16

Tips for E-Learning Project Management and Pedagogy Fit

e-Learning Academy

The following is a summary of my presentation at the ElNet E-Learning Project Management Adventures Congress being held in North Sydney on June 14, 2013. Have you ever been caught in the middle between what a project sponsor or subject matter expert (SME) wants to deliver and what you know to be good learning design? Has [.]. Changing practice Design Development Project Management