Digital Learning – Define it

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It is with this fond memory that I bring to you the latest term to be spun out – DIGITAL LEARNING. Which uh, the answer above is Digital. Which is ironic because it is words on a blog, which is seen on the net, so it yeah, it is digital in that regards. In just the past month, I have heard digital learning in. When I hear and think of digital learning. i.e. Digital Learning Formula (with variables). Digital Learning in of itself is.

Digital capabilities and curiosity

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Our opening keynote Helen Beetham talked about digital capabilities, which is becoming a well trodden phrase in higher education. Helen said that digital capability is the capacity to thrive in digital environments.

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7 Characteristics Of A Digital Mindset

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The digital five forces – Social Media, Big Data, Mobility and Pervasive Computing, Cloud, and AI and Robotics – are disintermediating, disrupting and deconstructing the old world order. The power of digital is transformative.

Learning, storytelling and technology

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Narrative Pedagogies from Steve Wheeler Image source: Wikimedia Commons Learning, storytelling and technology by Steve Wheeler was written in Liberec, Czech Republic and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Digital literacies in the age of remix

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I presented this latest version of my digital literacies model at the 2016 Solstice Conference hosted by Edge Hill University. The components in the model are by no means exhaustive - I acknowledge there are many more literacies, some of which are emergent due to new technologies and services.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

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e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These disruptive technologies are re-shaping the learning and education landscape. and not just digital ones!

Digital reflections

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My last post was about integrating technologies into education. This post examines some of the categories of technology and the places they might occupy when they are integrated into the learning process. This could be a conversation, an image or video, or some other digital artefact.

How Do You Define Digital Learning?

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Everything at work is digital: recruiting, performance management, onboarding, wellness programs and of course learning. As we look at the work required to build an effective digital learning environment at work, it’s turning out to be much harder than we thought.

7 Ways to Boost Employee Engagement in the Digital Era

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Digital transformation is an urgent imperative. Today’s talent are either shifting to, or have already become, digital natives. Companies that get digital leadership right perform better in the marketplace and have happier, more engaged employees.

Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

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For almost a decade now, we’ve been hearing that these “emerging” technologies will become viable solutions to add to the L&D practitioner’s toolbox. The technology defined. It is the integration of digital information with a user’s real environment.

Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development

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The diagram below by Dion Hinchcliffe is a succinct illustration of how digital technology has been and will continue to play a key role in bringing about this change. And there will be no escaping this digital onslaught.

Digital classrooms

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This is Part 5 in my series of posts on the future of learning and technology. A few years ago Peter John and I wrote a book entitled 'The Digital Classroom'. We even mentioned the Semantic Web (or Web 3.0 ) as a potential horizon technology for learning.

Making sense of digital

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Some might be aware that I established a chat for the European Distance and E-Learning Network (EDEN) a couple of years ago, which is dedicated to discussions around technology supported learning in all sectors. Related posts What digital literacies?

Future technologies now

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HTC Vive in action - Photo by Steve Wheeler At the JISC Connect More event held in Cheltenham recently, a number of futuristic technologies were on display for delegates to experience. The technology has plenty of potential to be used across the curriculum, and not solely in creative arts.

Digital habitus

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So what of our habitual use of digital media? Do these constitute a digital habitus? When we observe our digital representations, our lives portrayed on screen, and our ideas played out in a virtual simulacrum of reality, what do we see?

3 Trends of Digital Education

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Digital content delivery is opening new possibilities in education. Today though, the technology-enabled solutions help create a custom experience. But how do you define digital education? In 2010, digital textbook sales accounted for only 1.5%

6 Strategies to Create Digital Learning Success

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Technology has changed the way corporate learning and leadership development happens across the globe. Organizations increasingly rely on digital learning for a portion of their leadership development and training needs.

How to Become a Digital CLO

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At the same time, new technologies have emerged to enable learning to happen at the point of need via mobile phones, wearables and cloud-based learning management systems. It required massive innovation, and technology was a critical enabler of it all,” he said.

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The Roadmap From ‘Digital Immigrants’ to ‘Digital Natives’

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Nearly 15 years ago, educational thought-leader Marc Prensky wrote, in a piece on ‘Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants‘: “Today’s students are no longer the people our educational system was designed to teach.” This statement was apt in 2001 and with technology’s rapid development, it’s perhaps even more valid for many of today’s ‘digital learners’ Read More Published on September 8, 2016.

Fears about Technology Enabled Learning

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Although we see a strong push for incorporation of technology in educational and training settings, and availability in the hands of students and teachers, many fears regarding its implementation are still evident. Digital Education is hard to understand.

The Time Has Come – Digital Learning

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Heck it is still today, but that time… Digital Learning. Technological advances: Virtual Reality is coming, well in a sense for some places in higher education and even corporate (lucky folks who get to have it), it is either here or on its way in just a few months. Reading ebooks, digital interactive textbooks both of which can be used offline too. To me, though its potential is a few years away for a total impact into what I now see as the digital learning industry.

Learning first, technology second

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Learning should always come before technology. Many teachers welcome the idea of bringing new technology into the classroom. Sometimes, the technology does get in the way of learning and teaching. Is it because you are afraid of being left behind in the ''digital revolution''?

Our Digital Future 2: Smart clothing

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One recent disruptive innovation is mobile technology. It's astounding to think that only in recent years have we had the capability to create connected technology that can be carried with us, anywhere we go. Wearable connected technologies are now common place.

What Is Your Digital Learning Strategy?

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To better engage modern workforces, meet their career development needs and achieve competitive business results, organizations must become digitally omnipresent for their learners. corporations to refocus their learning and development spend toward digital learning transformation.

"Digital Mindset": What is it All About?

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"Digital mindset" seems to have become another buzzword--rather buzz-phrase to be grammatically precise--whenever the conversation (online or offline) veers toward social business, social learning, collaboration, and other 21st Century phenomenon in general. Technology is thus an amplifier.

Does Your Company Drive Digital Transformation?

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Companies that aren’t on the digital cutting edge — or at least moving toward it — shouldn’t expect employees to stick around too long, according to a July 2016 study by Sungard Availability Services. The report said 81 percent of employees consider access to digital tools as important.

Fears about Technology Enabled Learning

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Although we see a strong push for incorporation of technology in educational and training settings, and availability in the hands of students and teachers, many fears regarding its implementation are still evident. Digital Education is hard to understand.

Can we teach digital literacies?

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In a blog post entitled '' Digital literacies and the bottom line '' Steve Philp questions whether digital literacies should be taught as a part of the school curriculum. The term ''digital literacies'' is a relatively recent addition to our vocabulary.

Special Report: Learning Technology

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Technophobes would have us believe that technology is bringing about the end of the world one click at a time. And while it never pays to be overconfident, technology may indeed render some human functions unnecessary, even while it enables others. Special Report: Learning Technology .

The power of Digital Storytelling: A corporate learning perspective

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With the growing adoption of technology-aided learning, delivering stories too has taken a different form – the form of Digital Storytelling. As a stand-alone learning resource, digital stories can be utilized to fortify, re-enforce or revise concepts from time to time.

Technology can get obsolete but learning cannot

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Sony, Samsung, Dell, and Intel are some leading global brands that are recognized as trend-setters when it comes to the world of technology and consumer electronics. They realize that consumers are no longer isolated, thanks to the digital advancements and the Internet of Things (IoT).

The Digital Disruption of Corporate Learning

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In 2014, the Association of Learning Technologies conducted its annual conference ALTC with title “Riding Giants: How to educate and innovate ahead of waves” [1]. This conference ended in the boosted momentum in the development or advancement of learning technologies.

Constructing learning in the digital age

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Learners with digital technology can discover for themselves, and drive their own learning, but it will be less structured than formal educational processes. constuctivism discovery learning education hypertext learning rhizomatic learning scaffoding Technology theiry ZPD