Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with e's

Many writers have highlighted the power of the global digital tribe , particularly the way groups tend to solve problems more effectively than individual experts (Surowiecki, 2009).

Music, learning and pedagogy

Learning with e's

Teachers who work with their students tend to be more effective than those who stand apart. Music, learning and pedagogy Steve Wheeler was written in Liberec, Czech Republic and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

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True pedagogy

Learning with e's

Pedagogy is not about directing children. In its absolute form, pedagogy is not just about teaching. In the truest sense, teaching is just one element of pedagogy and not the entire story. Pedagogy focuses on the learner and what they are capable of achieving.

How The 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 1

Kadenze

But the question arises: do the precepts of arts education hold value for contemporary online pedagogy? In developing what is known as ‘the Kadenze Approach’, our researchers, instructional designers, and teachers have distilled eight effects that an artful approach to creativity will include.

How the 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 4

Kadenze

discusses the distinctive effects arts-led learning is having on online learning design. Here he introduces the Mastery effect. The Mastery Effect. The answers to that question provides the substance for the eighth and final effect discussed in this series, the Mastery effect.

How The 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 2

Kadenze

s Director of Business Development, to discuss the distinctive effects arts-led learning is having on online learning design. Here he introduces the fictional-reality effect and the reflection effect. The Fictional-Reality Effect. The Reflection Effect.

How the 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 3

Kadenze

discusses the distinctive effects arts-led learning is having on online learning design. Here he introduces the Emergence, Coherence, and Artistic Redundancy effects. The Emergence and Coherence Effects. The Artistic Redundancy Effect. Photo by W / Unsplash.

The Pedagogy of Learning Design: Creating Learning Communities with Social Presence

InSync Training

This is the second post in a series of five titled The Pedagogy of Learning Design by Phylise H. To read the first in the series click here: The Pedagogy of Learning Design: A Translation of Pedagogies. Pedagogy

Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning – Tips to align ID strategies in Learning Games

G-Cube

But there is often a disconnect between the advances in video game technology and the research on its design and effectiveness. These tools include devices like instruments, special effects and so on.

Bear pit pedagogy

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In order to develop key critical thinking skills, learners need to be able to argue effectively. Image source Bear pit pedagogy by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

How to Create Effective Test Questions

CourseArc

If every student answers a question correctly, does that mean your question is too easy, or is it a perfect example of an effective test question? How to Create Effective Tests and Quizzes.

Narrative pedagogy 4: Connecting the dots

Learning with e's

It's a very effective method to help the audience join the dots. Used appropriately, it can be a very effective method to prepare students' minds for when an important principle or concept needs to be conveyed. Teachers can learn a lot from the techniques writers use.

Narrative pedagogy 4: Connecting the dots

Learning with e's

It's a very effective method to help the audience join the dots. Used appropriately, it can be a very effective method to prepare students' minds for when an important principle or concept needs to be conveyed. Teachers can learn a lot from the techniques writers use.

How to Measure Online Course Effectiveness

CourseArc

Instructional designers aim to provide the necessary content to accomplish these goals, but sometimes the delivery of a course or training isn’t very effective. How to Implement Effectiveness Measurement Plans.

Are Online Courses as Effective as In-Person Education?

CourseArc

Comparing the effectiveness of eLearning against its in-person peer poses a challenge. When we measure the effectiveness of education, we have to take multiple variables into account.

#EDENchat How effective is mobile learning?

Learning with e's

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.

Pedagogy vs. Andragogy: Where Many Get it Wrong In Their Learning Strategy

eLearningMind

Most professionals in the learning space have used the words “pedagogy” and “andragogy” before. Broken down, pedagogy and andragogy essentially translate to “child guide” and “man guide” respectively. One of the most obvious differences between andragogy and pedagogy is the motivation of the learner. It’s a common mistake and one that might seem like no big deal, but mixing up pedagogy and andragogy (and using the wrong one strategically) makes your learning less effective.

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.

The Grail of Effective and Engaging Learning Experiences

Clark Quinn

While there are many dimensions that could be considered, for the sake of simplicity let’s characterize the two important ones as effectiveness of our learning and the engagement of the experience. Other approaches achieve much of this effectiveness in different ways.

The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

There are two sides of the innovation coin in corporate learning & development: technology and pedagogy. The former is rather obvious and is often conflated with the term innovation.

don't depend on LMS providers to understand pedagogy

eLearning Evangelist

There's an interesting post on Edutopia by Heather Wolpert-Gawron talking about the need for some synchronous F2F communications in order to have effective online learning. Asking the LMS sales person about pedagogy is like asking the school building contractor about teaching. Of course, I don't agree.

10 Helpful Resources for Online Course Designers

CourseArc

Lastly, Lynda offers interactive video tutorials that will help you create engaging and effective learning experiences. eLearning Tools Instructional Design Online Learning books eLearning instructional design Pedagogy resources training

Is e-learning effective?

Clive on Learning

and ' Will e-learning put me out of a job? ', my focus today is on another question that I am frequently asked by l&d people: ‘Is e-learning effective?’ On balance, the evidence would suggest that the medium, the delivery channel, is much less important in determining effectiveness than the learning strategy you choose to address the task in hand (exposition, instruction, guided discovery, exploration, etc.), Is e-learning effective?

Contextualized Learning: Teaching made highly effective!

eFront

Even in our everyday lives, we appreciate the effects of contextualization – behaving in one way in one situation, while using another set of behaviors in a different context – although we may not be actively conscious of it. 2) Design for effectiveness.

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The power of the narrative

Learning with e's

Leaving the audience guessing with a classic ' cliff hanger' (Glen Rhee falling from the top of the garbage into a herd of zombie walkers in TWD) can have a powerful effect on bringing them back for more in the next episode (or in Glen's case three episodes later!).

Video: The power and the story

Learning with e's

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.

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How to Improve Student Retention in eLearning

CourseArc

In other words, the more complex details you incorporate in your design, the less effective course becomes. Instructional Design Online Learning accessibility Brain Research eLearning instructional design Pedagogy retention UX

3 Basic Forms of Effective eLearning Activities

eFront

In this article, we’ll share with you the basic three forms of eLearning activities that aid in creating memorable learning experiences – which is what effective eLearning is all about. How can you really come across as an eLearning superhero and supply truly effective eLearning?

At the Intersection of Social, Teaching and Cognitive Presence

InSync Training

This last installment explores the intersection of these three presences and approaches to measuring the effectiveness of the work we do in the design, development, and delivery of eLearning. Pedagogy

How Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction Can Make Your Online Courses Better

CourseArc

This famed nine-step process can be adapted to help instructional designers and trainers in all fields create highly-effective courses in any topic. For more tips on how to deliver this feedback effectively, read our previous post on the subject of contextual feedback.).

How to Make Sure Your Course Meets Its Learning Objectives

CourseArc

To be effectively measured, these objectives must be framed in terms of the ABCD guidelines proposed by educational psychologist and theorist Robert Mager to include: A = Audience.

What is authentic assessment?

Learning with e's

These have their uses, but there is much more available in the assessment repertoire of effective teachers. assessment Cathy Davidson education learning pedagogy schools university workplace

Video for learning: Today and tomorrow

Learning with e's

They need to find resources quickly and effectively, so navigation of content must be quick and simple. No wonder video is considered by many teachers to be so effective. 2015) Effective educational videos, Available online at: [link] (Accessed 30 April, 2019).

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Cinderella technology?

Learning with e's

The latter seem not to have made connections between the affordances of the IWB and authentic, situated pedagogy. In short, one of the significant issues around the use of IWBs has been a lack of transfer of the tool into effective pedagogy.

Tips for Adapting an In-Person Course to an Online Course

CourseArc

Effectively transferring your in-person courses to an online format requires a deliberate strategy, planning, and execution. CourseArc eLearning Tools Instructional Design Online Learning eLearning instructional design Pedagogy tests training user experience UX

Tips for Managing Assets When Creating a Collaborative Course

CourseArc

Effective leadership is the necessary ingredient that helps all assets on a collaborative team – time, technology, talent, and treasury (money!) – are used to their fullest.

How to Improve Learning Retention with Contextual Feedback

CourseArc

To mitigate this risk, instructional designers should have a formal decision-making plan in place to provide effective feedback to their students. Successful eLearning outcomes require clear communication between instructional designers and the learners themselves.