Arnold says "Violence in Movies-Good, Violence in Video Games-Bad"
SEPTEMBER 21, 2010
Entertainment Merchants Association/Entertainment Software Association, California is asking the Supreme Court to allow the state to uphold its ban the sale of violent video games to minors. Are video games any less art than movies, should they not be protected by our freedom of speech?
Engage Your Learners with a Zombie e-Learning Scenario
APRIL 15, 2014
At the recent 2014 Lectora® User Conference in Los Angeles, California, Rebekah and Angel showed us how they created a zombie-themed scenario at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Zombies are the latest trend in entertainment—so why not add them to your e-Learning course?
Using Game Design To Create Accomplishment Based Learning, Julie Dirksen #astdtk13 @usablelearning
FEBRUARY 1, 2013
I'm at the ASTD Tech Knowledge 2013 Conference in San Jose, California. Think a 13 hour Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon. Kineo. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. These are my liveblogged notes from a concurrent session with Julie Dirksen.
Welcome OpenSesame's Intern Class of 2014!
JUNE 5, 2014
I am currently a freshman at Scripps College in southern California majoring in Science and Management with a Biotech focus. Outside of school and work, my favorite pastimes are hiking, biking, running, reading, and watching movies, to name a few.
A Gigantic Thanksgiving Thank You!
NOVEMBER 23, 2016
I’m officially an empty nester with both kids doing their thing over in the land of sunshine…California. ” Me: “There’s no Mom here, only Zuul” (bonus points if you catch the movie reference). Movie Marathon! Thank you!
Informal Learning – the other 80%
APRIL 16, 2013
The amygdala shapes the internal movie we call our time-delayed “reality” with emotion before we become aware. Source: Institute for Research on Learning (now defunct), Menlo Park, California, 1999. .
Can Music Make for Better Learners?
FEBRUARY 16, 2013
“A U2 album is designed to have you driving up the California [interstate] 1 with the top down on your convertible singing your heart out,” Henshall said. It’s why most popular movies tend to peak at about 90 minutes, or an hour and a half. Many people enjoy listening to music as they work. But does it make them more productive and better learners? Will Henshall has touched just about every nook and cranny of the music business.
TCC09: Podcasting with Section 508
APRIL 16, 2009
Kallis, California University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Chris Patti, California University of Pennsylvania. Save as Movie. Podcast logo. Liveblogged notes from the TCC online conference. My comments in italics. Presenters: Dr. John R.
Are Violent Video Games Free Speech?
NOVEMBER 2, 2010
Movies that show smoking can’t be shown to children? Zackery Morazzini replied that the “interactive nature – where players actually control the action — makes them different from more “passive entertainment like movies or books. And this indicates to me the [California] statute might be vague.. Interesting debate in the Supreme Court.
Sony Pictures’ Martin Lowery
APRIL 16, 2013
” But these days, it’s not just about who is on the screen — whether in movie theaters, on television sets or the Internet. He is now senior director of system-wide professional development for California State University. Every sound stage tells a story, and there are artifacts and memorabilia from decades of movies like ‘Lawrence of Arabia,’ ‘From Here to Eternity,’ ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Men in Black.’”
Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010
eLearning Learning Posts
OCTOBER 5, 2010
Everything from TV commercials, to news reports, to music videos, to sports and movies. Having recently attended the CLO Symposium in Dana Point, California, I’m happy to report back that we just might be turning the tide in the learning world. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.
Reflecting on the first half of 2009
JULY 4, 2009
Charles Schultz Museum in Santa Rosa, California. Now paying more attention to editing and sequencing on television and movies. California Railroad Museum, Peterson Automobile Museum, L.A. My new car is one year old! How did that happen? Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’ into the future. Midyear already! How did we get here so quickly? It’s making me dizzy. I’m going to reflect on what I’ve been up to in 2009 thus far.