10 journals every e-learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

I feel the urge to lob the ball back over the net, so I shall do so now with a list of 10 journals I believe every e-learning professional should read. By “journals”, I mean academic periodicals that publish the results of empirical research.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3

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COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

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How Writing a Learning Journal Can Increase Critical Thinking Skills

Absorb LMS

Keeping and contributing regularly to a personal learning journal can be an effective way to encourage reflection and develop critical thinking skills. Fourth, writing things down in a journal also allows us to ‘clear our minds.’ Remember reflection?

5 papers every learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

I don’t read as many journal articles as I’d like. Educational Researcher , 27(2), pp. International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning , 2(1), pp. Giving Teaching Back to Education: Responding to the Disappearance of the Teacher.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). An Educator’s Professional Learning Network. Diigo , Delicious ) allow educators to highlight, tag, and organize relevant webpages.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). An Educator’s Professional Learning Network. Diigo , Delicious ) allow educators to highlight, tag, and organize relevant webpages.

The Importance of Implementing a Marcom Strategy for Continuing Education

Association eLearning

So, if your association is marketing continuing education (CE) to members and nonmembers, it’s going to need a marcom strategy based on detailed market research and a solid marketing plan.

How to Make a Learning Journal in Adobe Captivate

eLearning Brothers

Journaling is essential if effective learning is to occur in a learning module, call it a learning journal. In fact, journaling is an important tool because it encourages reflection, critical thinking and group discussion.

Applying the DIKW Methodology to Education Offerings at Associations

Web Courseworks

Online courses, journal articles, and annual conferences are a large aspect of association and medical societies marketing campaigns. The post Applying the DIKW Methodology to Education Offerings at Associations appeared first on Web Courseworks.

Is the ivory tower crumbling?

Learning with e's

In yesterday's post entitled ' Open or shut ', I wrote about a rise in the number of academics who are turning their back on traditional research publications such as closed journals, in favour of more open, accessible outputs such as blogs and open access journals.

Curriculum Redesign May Be Just What Higher Education Needs

CLO Magazine

Charles Fadel, founder and chairman of The Center for Curriculum Redesign, and chair of the Education Committee of the Business and Industry Advisory Committee, said the goal of education should be to teach students how to navigate the professional world.

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Online Learning in Education

eLearning 24-7

My offering was the first online journalism class in the University of Nebraska system – a result of a grant from the system itself. The argument that online learning in education was equal or superior to traditional classroom learning began to appear by late 2008. They just didn’t believe that online learning in education could really achieve success. 21% growth rate for online enrollments compared to 2% growth in the overall higher education student pop.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

This is a continuation from yesterday''s blog post on changing times and the survival of higher education. Below are four reasons why the Social Web and associated media are changing higher education. British Journal of Educational Technology , 39(6), 987-995.

The survival of higher education (1): Changing roles

Learning with e's

So what will be the future of higher education, and how will it survive against this hostile backdrop? In May 2000, I was invited to present two keynote speeches about the role technology would play in the future of higher education. Online Learning and Teaching in Higher Education.

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

This is a continuation from yesterday''s post on changing roles , disruptive innovation and the survival of higher education. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association 27, 65-67. BMC Medical Education 6, 41.

When the dam breaks.

Learning with e's

Along with other educational researchers, I attempt to identify key issues for investigation and then spend considerable time and energy examining as much of the terrain that surrounds my research question as I can. From now on, I am no longer reviewing for closed journals.

An interview with Michael G Moore

Learning with e's

There were so many prominent distance education and e-learning practitioners and theorists in attendance, it was a little difficult to know where to start. Michael is quite simply an icon of distance education, and it is worth sitting for a few minutes and hearing what he has to say.

6 Steps To Creating Learning Ecosystems (And Why You Should Bother)

Learnnovators

It can be supported via journals, group/individual coaching, mentors, ‘win/learn/change’ processes or elements of social learning. Here’s a quick recap for those just tuning in…. 70:20:10 has shone a spotlight on the limits of formal learning.

The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Don’t all these people deserve a better education? Moreover, I submit they are yet to wreak their full vengeance on the education industry. No more lazy professors, no more specious journal articles. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Don’t all these people deserve a better education? Moreover, I submit they are yet to wreak their full vengeance on the education industry. No more lazy professors, no more specious journal articles. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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Accessanatomy: Making anatomy lessons accessible to all students in higher education

Visual Lounge

Higher education professionals across the globe use TechSmith software to better engage their students online. James has even published a research paper in a peer-reviewed journal on the use of video in anatomical education.

Our secret world of learning

E-Learning Provocateur

Of course computer-based training had been around for decades, but when the World Wide Web took off in the 1990’s, it transformed education. Post-uni, I read lots of blogs and keep an eye on the academic journals.

Our viral web

Learning with e's

Reading a blog post by Jonathan MacDonald today got me thinking about the vast, untapped potential of the social web to inform, challenge, educate and motivate. Many journals and newspapers found and used my image of McLaren , with me duly credited as the photographer.

Walk the Walk: Does Your Company Promote Continual Education?

Mindflash

These may be through webinars, journals, periodicals, blogs, or events. We also talk about education. Education is a company core value. Saying you offer education and training is one thing. What is education in your organization?

Using Blockchain in Educational Sector

Your Training Edge

But what actually is the blockchain, and what is its linkage to the educational sector? This would change how the educational technology and application approach the student data. Management of the special education, lunch and attendance records.

Corporate Play-Day: How The Big Boys Are Gaming

Social Learning

And global consulting firm Deloitte employs digital games for its Deloitte Leadership Academy, an executive education program it uses to train clients and its own consultants. Gaming Theory Gamification Learning Circuits Blog Wall Street Journal

Role Models in Educational Technology on Ada Lovelace Day

Janet Clarey

Allison Rossett , Professor of Educational Technology, San Diego State University. Marlene Scardamalia , Presidents’ Chair in Education and Knowledge Technologies at OISE/University of Toronto and directs IKIT, the Institute for Knowledge Innovation and Technology. Sandra Wills , Professor, Educational Development, University of Wollongong. Kathleen Wilson , Department of Teaching, Learning, and Teacher Education. Lauren Resnick , educational psychologist.

Open educational practices

Learning with e's

I spoke about Open Educational Practices, (including Open Educational Resources and Open Scholarship) a subject which I am learning more about all the time as the movement grows and gains traction. So whether it's licensing agreements such as Copyleft or Creative Commons, or open access journals, or even massively online open courses, the open educational practices are gaining ground and influence in the academic world.

EdCast the Twitter of Education Raises 16 Million in Latest Funding Round

Training Industry

We learn more when we learn together,” according to the “Harvard Business Journal,” and social media has likely increased our need for social interaction. Mehta applied this idea to learning with EdCast, a platform he describes as “the Twitter of education.” Will the “Twitter of education” accomplish this goal? Social media is not only a buzzword in several different industries; it is also a powerful force on society and the workplace.

Inspire to learn

Learning with e's

On 3-4 December I'll be in Manchester to present a keynote speech at the Inspire Conference , sponsored by the Higher Education Academy. M y key premise is that l earning technology is just about everywhere in education. Yes, education costs money.

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Instagram, WhatsApp and Learning

Learning with e's

In a recently published article, my colleagues Maged Boulos, Dean Giustini and I write about how learning through social media is transforming medical practices, health care and education. Here's an excerpt from the article, published in the open access journal Future Internet.

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MOOCs, Flipped Classrooms – the last gasp of old corporate training?

Jane Hart

It’s a hardhitting headline – and one that I copied from a recent post I found on THE Journal – Personalized Learning, Flipped Classrooms, Video Watching: Last Gasps of the Old Education, In that article, the authors argue that “personalized instruction, flipped classrooms, video watching, etc.,

10 hot tips for moocers

E-Learning Provocateur

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