14 juin 2019

Best Damn New Media Curriculum Evah! Plan

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Dave Cormier[Edit][Delete]: The Best Damn New Media Curriculum Evah! Plan, Ed Tech Talk Wiki [Edit][Delete] February 20, 2006
As the page (currently) explains, "This is a plan for a mass curriculum project. Dave is going to post his work as a starting point, but everyone else is free to take part or all of the curriculum and create their own version or strand. What we're hoping to get is not one curriculum, where we've all had to concede things that are important to us in order to find consensus, but MANY different curricula that are all better for having been made alongside the others." It's a neat idea, intended to coincide with a seminar he's giving. I might have let it develop without too much publicity (so as not to disrupt the seminar), but Harold Jarche has already outed it, and well, you can never have too many wiki writers". More...

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23 mai 2019

Curriculum: The Design of the Prerequisite

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Brian Alger: Curriculum: The Design of the Prerequisite, The Experience Designer Network November 1, 2005

Via Harold Jarche comes this nice essay about the foundation of, and death of, curriculum. No doubt there will be contrary views (not the least because it's a large industry) but the death of curriculum seems to be a good thing. More...

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07 mars 2019

Curricular Change and The Decline of Poland

By Alex Usher. Sometimes Canadian universities drive me up the wall.  Mostly, it’s when they start lobbying for other people to take action in areas where the clearest problems lie within their own wheelhouse.  I speak in particular of Study Abroad and Work-Integrated Learning. More...

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18 janvier 2019

Here’s one way 3D printing is enhancing curriculum

eCampus NewsLincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine (LMU-CVM) will incorporate the 3D models into an innovations elective course that will be offered in January 2019. More...

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29 décembre 2018

Quel est le cursus exigé en France pour faire usage du titre de psychologue ?

Screenshot-2018-4-21 Journal de mise en ligne - ESR enseignementsup-recherche gouv frLa profession de psychologue est réglementée en France par l'article 44 de la loi du 25 juillet 2005 portant diverses dispositions d'ordre social. En application de ce texte, ont le droit de faire usage du titre de psychologue, les personnes titulaires des diplômes dont la liste est fixée par le décret n°90-255 du 22 mars 1990 fixant la liste des diplômes permettant de faire usage professionnel du titre de psychologue.
Les modalités de réalisation du stage sont précisées par l'arrêté du 19 mai 2006 relatif aux modalités d'organisation et de validation du stage professionnel prévu par ce décret. Ces textes sont disponibles sur le site www.legifrance.gouv.frAinsi, les étudiants récemment diplômés en France doivent justifier d'une licence en psychologie, et d'un master mention psychologie comportant un stage professionnel supervisé d'au moins 500 heures. Plus...

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16 décembre 2018

'In Search of Curricular Coherence'

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. “How can faculty work together to create a more coherent and intentional curriculum whose goals, pathways and outcomes are clear to students and other constituencies with a stake in the future of higher education?” With that question, the Teagle Foundation began its Curricular Coherence initiative in 2014. More...

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01 décembre 2018

Getting the job done

University Business Magazine logoFor higher ed institutions considering restructuring their general education curriculum, administrators suggest they involve the faculty in the process from the start. More...

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Reconstructing general ed for colleges and universities

University Business Magazine logoWhile a college’s general education curriculum touches every student, officials may go many years without touching those requirements in any significant way. More...

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26 novembre 2018

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Grad School

HomeExactly 10 years ago this past August, I was getting ready to move to Washington to start my master's in medieval history at Catholic University, with a larger goal of earning a Ph.D. I had just graduated from the College of Holy Cross three months before and was excited to continue on with my education. More...

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23 septembre 2018

Integrating Makerspaces Throughout the Curriculum

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. The makerspace isn’t just a fixed space where kids come and go to complete busywork. It’s an extension of a well-established approach to educating students that has applications and deep implications across disciplines. As makerspaces start to pop up in schools across the country, some educators, particularly those teaching non-STEM subjects, may be wondering what exactly they’re supposed to do with them. More...

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