KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

This is one level of augmenting learning, not replacing it. At the same time, during all this innovation, we’re also seeing that AI is a long way from truly replacing the logic of a human brain. KEVIN THORN - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS.

Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us

KnowledgeOne

We are all quite familiar with the phenomenon of optical illusions, but less so with the phenomenon of cognitive biases. In your brain. The underside of cognitive bias. This cognitive bias, which is said to affect more than half of us (!),

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3 cognitive biases to know in education

KnowledgeOne

In a previous article , we discussed the Pygmalion effect, a cognitive bias that can interfere with the teacher-learner relationship and have significant effects on learning. Cognitive bias, in short. In reality, we are all equally susceptible to being fooled by cognitive biases.

Cognitive Bias in Education: the Pygmalion Effect

KnowledgeOne

These erroneous judgments are called cognitive biases, and some 250 different ones are known to date. Moreover, being an adult is not necessarily an advantage in this fight against cognitive bias. Related articles: Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us.

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Nuts and Bolts: Brain Bandwidth - Cognitive Load Theory and Instructional Design by Jane Bozarth - Learning Solutions Magazine , August 2, 2010 Designers often overload learners with information, hurting learning and learner motivation, and thereby undercutting the very thing we say we want to accomplish. designer can avoid this by understanding cognitive load theory and memory; in particular, the concepts of working memory and long term memory. Augmented Reality (12).

Brain activity in numbers

KnowledgeOne

Our brain is never really at rest. This is what neuroscientists have uncovered by discovering the functioning of its so-called “default” network, which is activated in a way that is opposite to the executive network that manages our high-level cognitive processes.

3 Ages of the Brain Under the Microscope of Neuroscience

KnowledgeOne

Over the last few decades, neuroscience has begun to confirm or refute certain hypotheses we had about how the brain works, in addition to leading us down new paths of knowledge. Throughout life: a flexible brain. Brain plasticity. Automation and cognitive inhibition.

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Brain, Learning and Neuroscience: Test Your Knowledge!

KnowledgeOne

Do you know how learning takes place at the brain level? Do you know the latest techniques for observing our brains in action? Brain functioning related to learning is the same in adults and children. Read more: Learning and Forgetting: New Perspectives on the Brain.

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[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] How to help your brain “unplug”

KnowledgeOne

The thing is that it’s not a matter of deciding to take a break that makes our brain follow suit… The good news is that neuroscience has recently given us the keys to understanding better how we deplete our cognitive resources and what strategies we can use to replenish them.

Long-Term Memory: Its 3 Chronological Processes

KnowledgeOne

Storage (consolidation): This is the maintenance of the information learned after it has been sufficiently repeated by the brain. Related articles: Learning and Forgetting: New Perspectives on the Brain. Deciphering the Brain. The fascinating brain: 5 amazing facts.

Learning Mechanisms: Test Your Knowledge!

KnowledgeOne

Do you know that teachers need to be particularly wary of certain cognitive biases? Listening to a story activates more brain regions than getting a rational explanation. Listening to a story activates more brain regions than hearing a rational explanation.

10 study techniques and their effectiveness

KnowledgeOne

In the brain, learning takes the form of changes resulting from new neural connections or the strengthening, weakening or breaking down of existing connections. This incredible ability of the brain to change – at any age! – is called “brain plasticity.”

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Where Does Our Conception of Learning Come From?

KnowledgeOne

Cognitive development. Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us. The way we perceive the learning process influences the way we approach learning tasks and thus the quality of our learning outcomes.

Our two short-term memories

KnowledgeOne

We are all familiar with the concepts of short-term and long-term memories, which cognitive psychology has long presented to us as our two major types of temporal memories. Our brain receives the equivalent of an entire encyclopedia to read per minute from our sense of sight alone.

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] The 3 Speeds of Thought

KnowledgeOne

But from the strict point of view of the sciences that study how our box of thoughts works, we have a good idea of the answer… even if we still have a lot to learn about this fascinating organ that is our brain. As with cognitive bias, there are various types of heuristics.

Putting the Learner First: Test Your Knowledge!

KnowledgeOne

The cognitive component plays a more critical role than the emotional component in the impetus to action, which can be described as “motivated action” and crucial for learning. “The process of integrating emotions and cognition is progressive in several brain structures.

7 strategies for in-depth learning

KnowledgeOne

Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us. The adult brain learns best with stories. Learning and Forgetting: New Perspectives on the Brain. The fascinating brain: 5 amazing facts.

Mini Glossary of the Social Dimension of Learning

KnowledgeOne

Cognitive Bias in Education: the Pygmalion Effect. 3 Cognitive Biases to Know in Education. The Adult Brain Learns Best with Stories. On any learning path, part of the journey is done alone.

[INFOGRAPHIC] 10 Contributions of Neuroscience to Education

KnowledgeOne

Neuroscience has given us privileged access to the brain for the past thirty years. With the help of sophisticated equipment, including brain imaging, they have allowed us to decode our brains better and understand specific issues, including some related to learning.

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Rest and Recuperate Smartly

KnowledgeOne

That said, it’s not a matter of wanting to rest that will make our brains follow through… In fact, knowing the modus operandi of our minds is essential to being able to rest and recuperate intelligently. Highly solicited brain regions. The fascinating brain: 5 amazing facts.

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A Look Back At The Years Best From Learning Science And Instructional Design

Mike Taylor

The spacing effect is a far more effective way to learn and retain information that works with our brain instead of against it. Simplifying Cognitive Load Theory. Adam Boxer ( @adamboxer1 ) takes a stab and simplifying the cognitive load theory. John Sweller’s Cognitive Load Theory (CLT) may be the single most important thing for teachers to know, but it was not necessarily designed with teachers in mind. Battling the Bandwidth of your Brain.

The Learning Process: 6 Conceptions

KnowledgeOne

An interpretative process aimed at the understanding of reality. Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us. Learning probably means different things to you than it does to your neighbour.

Tips for Better Learning: Test Your Knowledge!

KnowledgeOne

Taking notes by hand would even be beneficial for brain development and health, according to a 2012 study published in Trends in Neuroscience and Education. A) To promote optimal cognitive performance, one should avoid sleeping less than 7-8 hours per day.

ELC 026: Looking Into The Future Of Instructional Technology

The eLearning Coach

Are you curious about the future of instructional technology and learning? Abbie Brown, Ph.D., and Tim Green, Ph.D., make it a point to follow the trends and issues in our field—from the latest technologies to new research. Together, they produce the Trends & Issues in Instructional Design, Educational Technology and Learning Sciences Podcast. Abbie Brown […] Post from: The eLearning Coach ELC 026: Looking Into The Future Of Instructional Technology.

9 Cutting Edge Training Trends to Watch Out For

KnowledgeAnywhere

Virtual Reality Scenario Training. Virtual and augmented reality has had a hard time finding footing in gaming, but in the business world, the useful applications are surprisingly numerous. Cognitive Computing.

Artificial Intelligence: Test Your Knowledge!

KnowledgeOne

Artificial intelligence (AI) refers to the set of technologies used to develop machines or software capable of simulating cognitive functions generally associated with human intelligence, such as learning and reasoning. Do you know what artificial intelligence is?

Deciphering Attention

KnowledgeOne

Yet attention is essential to our cognitive effectiveness, whether we are learning new things or simply performing many of our daily tasks. Attention will eventually become a leading concept in gestalt psychology, cognitive psychology, and cognitive linguistics.

Online training in empathic mode

KnowledgeOne

Empathy consists of two dimensions, one emotional and the other cognitive. “Through a certain cognitive analysis of our perceptions that allows us to predict the behaviour of the other person, we can decode a lot of information, not only what the other person is telling us, but also according to our own understanding of the context that is communicated to us,” explains Poirier. Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us.

The Learner and The Feeling of Self-Efficacy

KnowledgeOne

In contrast, low expectations tend to have the opposite effect (see Cognitive biases in education: the Pygmalion effect ). Cognitive Bias in Education: the Pygmalion Effect. Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us.

How microlearning can result in deep learning

Ed App

Classical philosophy posits that any meaningful learning must combine an existential knowledge of the self alongside the cognitive domain. Microlearning achieves deeper retention by using short bursts of targeted learning to optimize cognitive load into the working memory.

At the very heart of the feeling of personal effectiveness

KnowledgeOne

The basis of social-cognitive theory. This notion is at the heart of his social-cognitive theory, which explains human development and functioning through continuous and reciprocal interactions between personal, behavioural and environmental (or contextual) factors.

How AI is Making Assistive Technologies More Powerful

Magic EdTech

Artificial intelligence offers huge potential in helping people with vision, hearing, mobility, cognition and learning disabilities, whether temporary or permanent, to lead a better quality of life. These are augmented reality glasses that focus on a specific aspect of sight. Cognitive Hearing Aids. It tracks the individual’s brainwaves and reads brain activity to determine what the person is more willing to hear.

What's really ready for prime time in corporate learning?

Litmos

We can imagine implementing machine learning, chatbots, Virtual and Augmented Reality, the list goes on. Mobile is a reality, with proven benefits. The cognitive benefits of performance support are many. The big picture is providing help in the moment to counter our cognitive gaps. Our brain architecture is powerful, but like any solution, there are systematic gaps. There are limits to our brains.

Jeremy Bailenson on what the flight simulator and the football field have to do with corporate training

STRIVR

Strivr’s co-founder Jeremy Bailenson is also Founding Director of Stanford University’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, where he’s been leading research on the psychology of Virtual Reality for 20 years. What was the first concrete application of Virtual Reality to learning? But they can’t afford to make mistakes when they’re actually flying a plane, so Virtual Reality was the next best thing. Virtual Reality is an epic win for training scenarios that involve doing something.

The future of intelligence

Learning with 'e's

Futurologist Ray Kurzweil's argument looks beyond these issues, holding that the tools we have available to us as a result of networked social media and personal devices, actually enable us to increase our cognitive abilities. He argues that we are becoming more creative and have the potential for endless cognitive gain as a result of increased access to these technologies. This is the third in a series of blog posts on the future of learning and technology.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Nuts and Bolts: Brain Bandwidth - Cognitive Load Theory and Instructional Design by Jane Bozarth - Learning Solutions Magazine , August 2, 2010. Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010. Augmented Reality, Future for eLearning? Augmented Reality (118). Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010.

Performance Support Tools Your Employees Can Start Making Today

TechSmith Camtasia

These job aids are most often delivered as some form of content, though augmented reality and professional coaching are also becoming popular. Research shows that visual information is more memorable and that 90% of information transmitted to our brain is visual. So, if presented with the same information in the form of both text and visuals, the brain will be more likely to retain the information communicated through the visual.

Lifelong Learning & Learning to Learn (Arun Pradhan on Learning and the Jobs of the Future)

Convergence Training

It’s letting go of specific outcomes and instead investing in constantly refreshing and expanding our cognitive toolkit and networks so we can handle whatever comes. They reduce cognitive load (because we don’t have to remember stuff) and provide an organisational or even industry wide standard for behaviour that can be continually improved — just ask an airline pilot whose work is built around checklists. This last phenomenon is being known as the development of ‘augmented workers.’

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Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010 David Grebow suggested this month’s Big Question (thanks David). There’s been a lot of discussion around cognitive theory and “how the brain learns.&# Augmented Reality for Learning - eLearning Technology , July 26, 2010 A colleague just asked me if I knew anyone who was using Augmented Reality for learning. Augmented Reality (13).

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Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

Some are threatened by this reality, while others have been tasked with quantifying and evaluating it. “ Nature, dandelion, macro, close up ” by David Reed is licensed by Pixabay. Most years at this time, taxes are the most stressful thing happening.

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