Knowledge and Learning In The News - March 6, 2005

Big Dog, Little Dog

March 6, 2005. Anti-patterns, avoiding pitfalls. Anti-patterns alert you to traps, unforgiving situations, bad places and practices that just do not work! It is postulated that one of the main problems with e-learning environments is their lack of personalisation The Time Is Now. In a climate of globalization, mergers and the never-ending drive to accelerate product development, organizations need-more urgently than ever-to tap into resident knowledge.

How to Optimize Organizational Learning

The Learning Circuits

If there is a learning problem, look for patterns of social participation and exclusion. Recently while researching on the web on topics regarding Communities of Practice I came across the Community Intelligence Labs (CoIL) website. While it seems the website may have gone the way of the Brontosaurus (the last update was in Feb 2004), it's resources are still there for the viewing.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

A collection of patterns and anti-patterns (or actually resistance patterns) for moving forward with Wikis within your organization. " Then proceeds to lay out usage, examples, common problems, etc (the site itself is a wiki so that you can contribute to it yourself.)

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Constructivism And Behaviorism In Designing Online Learning Programs

Educraft.tech - Technology meets Education

Thus, the teacher is at the center of learning, trying to find ways to elicit the desired behaviors by providing the appropriate stimuli without taking into account the social-cultural context of the learners as well as their needs, ultimately failing to contribute to the acquisition of a higher level of competence or those skills that require deeper processing (Technology in Education, nd; Kostaditidis, 2005). 2005). Table of Contents. Behaviorism. Constructivism.

Spaced Retrieval, Retrieval Practice, and Knowledge Guru: What Research Tells Us

Knowledge Guru

Spaced Retrieval avoids two inherent problems with mass practice (learning all the information at once); the problems of learner fatigue and the likelihood of interference with preceding and succeeding learning. It’s a significant problem.” During the break the participants were asked to perform math problems for a minute, and then would be assigned to one of three groups: Perform more math problems for two more minutes (“untested group”).

User Assistance: Standard Gauge

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

And the same pattern continued until there was no standard left. There were no plans for railway lines to cross borders, so as long as all lines within a colony used the same gauge, there would be no problem. The  Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards , OASIS, approved the DITA standard in 2005, and although its adoption is growing, it is still nowhere near widespread in technical communication.

That’s not my style: Learning preferences and instructional design

Obsidian Learning

For Cuthbert (2005), a learning style is an individual’s preference for understanding experience and transforming it into knowledge. Just as the notion of “learning style” has no single definition, there is no single instrument used to measure it (Miller, 2005). 2005). 2005). 2005). Relations between student learning patterns and personal and contextual factors and academic performance.

The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

Dependency: Depending heavily on computer systems can become a problem if there is a technical glitch. In the United States, the number of workers telecommuting has grown by 115% since 2005. Technologies such as cloud computing/storage, use of tablets or smartphones, social media and mobile apps have majorly transformed the working patterns.

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5 reasons microlearning is more relevant than ever

Sponge UK

between 2005 and 2015. was shown to improve the learners’ problem solving efficiency. For learning designers and developers, many effective user interface patterns have been figured out by app and game makers already. Using patterns that are familiar to your learners will shorten the learning curve for the training and help them make the most of the content. They set out a problem or issue, explain why it needs to be dealt with, and offer solutions.

The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

Dependency: Depending heavily on computer systems can become a problem if there is a technical glitch. In the United States, the number of workers telecommuting has grown by 115% since 2005. Technologies such as cloud computing/storage, use of tablets or smartphones, social media and mobile apps has majorly transformed the working patterns.

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Keynote Resources from #LUC2017

Kapp Notes

Challenge : As the game-based learning expert James Paul Gee has said, good games give players a set of challenging problems and let them solve those problems until they can do it automatically. Then those same games throw a new class of problem at the players requiring them to re-think, their now—taken for granted—mastery. 2005) Application of the testing and spacing effects to name learning. 19: 619–636, 2005.

Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)

Jay Cross

The social business captures value through capturing tacit information, fostering collaboration & discovery, filtering information flow & finding patterns, and transforming exception processing & making processes resilient. Solving problems and making progress require continuous learning. I wrote about it in Informal Learning in 2005: ENGINEERING THE INDIVIDUAL’S LEARNING NETWORK.

Producing Podcasts: Some Considerations for Content Creators

The E-Learning Curve

Anthony Bates, author of Technology, e-learning and distance education (2005) states that audio (via radio broadcast) has been used in education for over seventy years. 2005). First of all, a (longish) pre-amble.

Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Just as we have idiosyncrasies in the speech, how we do math, writing (think of handwriting), we develop different patterns for tools and how we use them. Two problems: Although this was the same model as my laptop, the owner doesn’t use a mouse, and I do. December 2005.

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Is there value in defining mobile learning and classifying mobile devices?

Janet Clarey

Me: I found a 2005 definition of mobile learning from you John. John: 2005 was quite a while ago. But there are not just one type of users – if you use your connected device as an “interactive textbook” in a classroom setting that usage is completely different from the usage patterns of the “lonely, mobile learners” who access the courses alone with no teacher / trainer present.

Choosing Your LMS: The SAQs And Their Answers

eFront

2005 was a great year for Merlot, but that doesn’t make it a great year for software as well. But first and foremost, you’ll want it to adapt to your organizational structure and your usage patterns. As for speaking to external applications and services, the built-in Zapier integration (covering over 2,000 third party apps) means you won’t have any problems in this area either. Choosing the right Talent Development platform can be difficult.

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A Theory of Fun

Clive on Learning

A Theory of Fun by Raph Koster (Paraglyph Press, 2005), is aimed at games designers, but as Raph reminds us "games serve as fundamental and powerful learning tools", so I guess all of us in learning and development are games designers to some extent.

A Theory of Fun - Clive finally read it and you should too!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

A Theory of Fun by Raph Koster (Paraglyph Press, 2005), is aimed at games designers, but as Raph reminded me "games serve as fundamental and powerful learning tools", so I guess all of us in learning and development are games designers to some extent.

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195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

The reporter says getting colleges to accept online learning for credit is a big problem. patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. The year was 2005 and “From Nand to Tetris” became the first of what are now known as MOOCs , Massive Open Online Courses. Page 1 of 2. Previous | Next. GEORGE SIEMENS. JUNE 3, 2012. What is the theory that underpins our moocs?

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

While it talks in terms of SharePoint, really the patterns described relate to all different types of tools. Dan Roam talks about this in his book The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures. Coming back after a week of being mostly disconnected I'm woefully behind on email and even more so on my reading. Luckily, I have a short cut to seeing the stuff that is generating interest across most of the top eLearning bloggers.

Why Perseverance Might Actually Be Hurting Your Career

Learnloft

The problems come when these costs mount but a clear goal becomes harder to achieve. I joined Royal Marines Officer Training in 2005. These thoughts trap people into unhealthy patterns of behaviour. This post originally appeared on the Leadership Forces Blog. Perseverance is a good thing. It is a value that drives us towards success and achievement helping us to overcome challenges along the way. But it has the potential to trap us in mental prisons.

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Breakthrough eLearning: Why I Hate Conferences!

Breakthrough eLearning

The pattern is a familiar one. Elliott Masie tried to reverse some of these trends in the Learning 2005 Conference last fall. In any case, when I subscribed directly to your atom feed, no problems. But feedburner shows your last post as sometime in 2005.