#EDENchat How effective is mobile learning?

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There will no doubt be several conversations, some around usability, others around technological or social trends, and of course, we will address the perennial questions about pedagogy and the impact of technology on learning.

Free e-Learning books


> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?

Three Guidelines for Effectively Integrating Games in the Classroom

Kapp Notes

Instructional support to help learners understand how to use the game increases the instruction effectiveness of the gaming experience by allowing learners to focus on the instructional information rather than the requirements of the game. Effective Electronic Gaming in Education (Vol.

10 Helpful Resources for Online Course Designers


eLearning Industry – A large and frequently-updated collection of eLearning and instructional design articles and other valuable free resources. Lastly, Lynda offers interactive video tutorials that will help you create engaging and effective learning experiences.

Free L&D webinars for July 2018

Limestone Learning

And if all you’ve got is an hour, why not spend it well, with a free webinar? This webcast will clear up some of the confusion and provide a window into how coaching can help, and explore how to build an effective coaching culture in your organization.

Tips for Better Data Visualization


So, what are the best and most effective practices to consider during data visualization? Also, before purchasing a tool, see if it offers a free trial. Did we mention you can try CourseArc for free for 14 days ?).

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Constructive criticism of Coursera

E-Learning Provocateur

I have put the word ecologies in inverted commas because I would have used the term “pedagogies” instead. It may be widely known among enthusiasts that moocs are free, but this fact is not widely known among the general population.

Video: The power and the story

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As politely as I could, I explained to him that making his students sit through a full 90 minutes of video was not particularly good pedagogy. There are many more effective methods in which video can be used to engage, inspire and motivate students.

Podcast 24: DNA of High-Impact Learning – With Paul Morton of CrossKnowledge

Talented Learning

So I think we find high-impact learning in the difference between two wonderful terms: pedagogy and andragogy. (Or You won’t get meaningful, lasting skills improvement or effective business results. Effective assessment offers frequent feedback throughout the learning process.

Blogging: Five of the best

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The Meaning Of Pedagogy (>62,000 views, 8 comments) This was a post I wrote in response to questions from my students while working at the Plymouth Institute of Education. 2005) Free Culture: The Nature and Future of Creativity.

Video for learning: Today and tomorrow

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There are many platforms that offer free access to video content, but not so many that do so in an ad-free, safe and secure manner. They need to find resources quickly and effectively, so navigation of content must be quick and simple.

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The Sun has Risen on Learning Experience Design


Margaret Weigel, from Six Red Marbles , defines LXD as “a synthesis of Instructional Design, educational pedagogy, neuroscience, social sciences, design thinking, and User Experience Design.” Enroll in our free course today and join a group of 7,000+ alumni.

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The power of love

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It is this kind of love that we experience working in a great team, or involving ourselves in a club or association, and it is an essential ingredient in effective collaborative learning. This is a human attribute, and it is difficult to break free from this kind of bias.

The big switch

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If you subscribe to a kind of pedagogy where you believe that facilitating learning is more effective than direct instruction, you will probably recognise the potential. Pedagogy is (or really should be) about creating spaces and opportunities that are conducive to good learning.

How complex is learning?

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We flounder and stumble as we try to navigate a plethora of educational theories and we become bogged down in prescribed institutional pedagogies, providing no more than glimpses of true education for our students. Learning is highly complex.

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Corporate learning in the digital age

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Many of them are free and easy to use, and there is a definite pedagogy underpinning the use of these technologies. Change corporate training development education learning mobile pedagogy resistance social media Technology Wikileaks

Teacher Voices: Megan Douglas

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Whilst at university she heard news of a new free school being set up in her local area, which grabbed her attention. Our teamwork is smooth, neat and effective through the use of sharing files, planning and working collaboratively on documents.

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Inspire to learn

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I have gone on record as saying that although I don't need to work any more , I continue to work at Plymouth University, mainly because it is a great place to learn and to continue developing my research interests around digital pedagogy.

5 Myths About Video Based Learning

Your Training Edge

A lot of people still have a tough time to accept video-based learning as an effective and engaging learning tool. However, many people in online learning and development community, still question video-based learning, cite issues related to the technology, pedagogy and the costs involved.

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How Data Analytics Helps Boosting Your E-Learning Experience


Rather, they are embracing new strategies to shift towards effective digital learning. The efficiency of an adaptive system is calculated by its ability to improved results by effecting these changes. To know more, click here to download the white paper for free.

Sharp practice

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Other highly knowledgeable academics give up their time, also for no payment, to review and advise editors on the content, and this can be painstaking work - read this by Martin Weller on the real cost of 'free reviewing'. Zukunft Personal free open access

Disrupting Education

Clark Quinn

Some thoughts I lobbed in another forum (lightly edited): Mark Warschauer, in his great book Learning in the Cloud (which has nothing to do with ‘the cloud’), pointed out that there are only 3 things wrong with public education: the curricula, the pedagogy, and the way they use tech; other than that they’re fine. The following was prompted by a discussion on how education has the potential to be disrupted.

How To Improve Remote Worker Training With Microlearning

Your Training Edge

This pedagogical method is proven to improve retention and is particularly effective for remote worker training. Compared to other forms of pedagogy, microlearning has a much better impact on remote workers. Telecommuting is on the rise.

Distance Education in transit? #EDENchat #EDENchatUS

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More formally, distance education has existed since the early, primitive but quite effective correspondence courses of Sir Isaac Pitman , who used the developing technology of the time, the uniform penny postal service to support his endeavours.

eLearning Conferences 2012


An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. No liability is assumed for any errors that may have been introduced inadvertently during the assembly of this free conference list.

7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates

E-Learning Provocateur

Quality content, for free, from some of the world’s most respected educational institutions? Hot on the heels of my 5 benefits of open badges for corporates , I now present my 7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates.

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MOOCs: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Headed

Your Training Edge

The paying students at the university received credit for the course, and about 2000 additional students participated for free but not for credit. In addition, many educators attacked the pedagogy of MOOCs, particularly those with no interactive component.

Our digital future 11: AI enhanced course design

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However, replacing some aspects of what teachers do is both effective and inevitable. "AI Where it is implemented, AI will rapidly transform the design of courses, providing educators with vast amounts of new insight into what students do, how they study and what is most effective.

Framework for Instructional Designers Implementing eLearning

Ed App

The TPACK framework is an effective approach to the implementation of educational technology or eLearning practices. TPACK outlines how content (what is taught) and pedagogy (how the educator communicates the content) should form the foundation for successful eLearning.

What has been and what is yet to come

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As such, the country has made access to the Web free and easy to use for everyone. Photo by Guillaume Speurt on Flickr Tallinn is one of my favourite European cities.

Racing robots and learning

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It's clear that collaborative learning can be powerful, because it draws on the knowledge and skills of the entire team, but it is even more effective when there is a challenge to be met.

How to design a micro-learning system for your organisation in 6 easy steps


This makes it essential to embrace a participative pedagogy delivered through interactivity. These are more engaging and effective. Step 6 – Effectiveness. Measurement of learning effectiveness is critical to the success of any learning system. Also, if you need help in setting up a micro-learning system for your organisation, feel free to get in touch with me at deepak@quodeck.com. Designing a learning system for any organisation is a critical task.

3 Key Concepts That Will Help You Understand Learning in the Digital Age

SHIFT eLearning

These three "gogies" of effective online learning will help you get a clearer picture. While effective heutagogy has roots in androgogy, it doesn''t just refer to learning itself. There are several ways to effectively implement heutagogy in eLearning enviornments.

How Machine Learning and AI are Making Online Learning More Beneficial


This includes the gradual unlocking of content, in line with our pedagogy of balancing performance with difficulty and avoiding inundating students. The online lessons include various animations and other visual effects to increase the engagement of the students.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Online Teachers: Instructions - Online Pedagogy/Teaching Tools How to facilitate synchronous learning for real and virtual learners using technology? I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session.

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The Andragogy Theory

Ed App

There has been much research into pedagogy over the year, however significantly less study of andragogy. If you would like to learn more about how to build the most effective training strategy for adult learners! You can also try EdApp’s Mobile LMS and authoring tool for free by signing up here. Malcom Shepherd Knowles (1968) coined the Andragogy Theory as the theory of adult learning.

New learning environments

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One of the key discussion points was around the nature of these approaches and their effectiveness as learning environments. The final question asked whether new learning environments such as MOOCs, flipped classes and blended learning represented a new or emerging pedagogy.