Kill the curriculum?

Clark Quinn

We need a new pedagogy, problem-focused on things kids are interested in, as Harold suggests, and focusing on their information seeking and experimentation and evaluation and the self-learning skills, not on rote exercise of skills. What you do is look up information, make job aids (why are stickies so ubiquitous?), State standards are a joke. Which means our standardized tests need tossing, too, but then that should also be obvious.

Meeting Requirements for Healthcare Compliance with an LMS

eThink Education

Not only are you training staff on equipment, procedures, and regulations, you may also be educating staff about information security, privacy, and confidentiality issues while also helping employees prepare for an upgrade to your medical records system. As regulations and standards are constantly changing there’s no need for your team to spend time creating custom content for this.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

It can save millions, reduce frustration, and boost the velocity of information in your organization. Curating these items — selecting, organizing, evaluating, and sharing them widely — multiplies an organization’s return on information many times over. And, as Clay Shirky has said: “Curation comes up when people realize that it isn’t just about information seeking, it’s also about synchronizing a community.”.

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