How our learning theories shape how we use technology for learning

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Behaviourist theory The main purpose of the behaviourist learning pedagogy is to accomplish the correct behaviour which focuses on achievable learning objectives. The knowledge skills and attitude distinction is also used within this approach. audio, visuals, animations, or video), the proper location of information on screen, screen attributes (e.g. colour, size of text, or graphics), the pacing of the information, and information chunks to avoid information overload."

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload - Luis Suarez , May 4, 2011. Abandon lectures: increase attendance, attitudes and attainment - Donald Clark Plan B , May 15, 2011. Time’s Up – Learning Will Forever Be Part Formal, Part Informal and Part Social - Dan Pontefract , February 6, 2011. Alternate Pedagogies and Experiences - Clark Quinn , May 18, 2011. Summify – the answer to information overload?

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How to effectively architect information for your elearning course - Free as in Freedom , February 6, 2010 As Instructional Designers, its always a challenge to balance meaningful instruction with information. Cathy Moore’s action mapping framework is a great way to create lively elearning that allows you to include just the right amount of information in your elearning course. Planning to implement informal learning? Pedagogy? Pedagogy?