21 juin 2018

Course Design for Enhanced Learning

Course Design for Enhanced Learning
A set of lessons providing an overview of the principles of learning design, this tutorial is intended to be used as a stand-along learning object (thereby stretching the definition of 'learning object' a bit, but hey, I can't complain) or in support of an instructional design course. More...

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The Roadmap to Redesign

The Roadmap to Redesign
We can forgive, I guess, the Center for Academic Transformation for its use of a now cliched phrase in its title. More...

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16 juin 2018

How Can We Improve Accessibility Through Instructional Design?

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Regardless of how they represented their concepts, #DLNchat-ters agreed: accessibility starts at the beginning of the design process. More...

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05 juin 2018

Towards a design philosophy for interoperable blockchain systems

Towards a design philosophy for interoperable blockchain systems
Adrian Colyer, The Morning Paper, 2018/05/30
It's hard to dispute this proposition: "We believe the issue of survivability to be as important as that of privacy and security. As such, we believe that interoperability across blockchain systems will be a core requirement." There are numerous reasons why dependence on one single blockchain system might be a bad idea. More...

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01 juin 2018

Quand le gouvernement de Singapour fait appel aux méthodes du design thinking

Blog Educpros de Xavier Pavie. Le design thinking est une méthode qui se veut une synthèse entre la pensée analytique et la pensée intuitive. Cette méthode s’appuie essentiellement sur un processus de co-créativité impliquant des retours permanents avec l’utilisateur final par itération. Plus...

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30 mai 2018

Unbundling the 4-year degree: How to design education for the future

eCampus NewsEmployers are in desperate need of skilled workers to address current employee shortages and prepare for projected disruption in the workplace. For example, artificial intelligence will create 2.3 million jobs while eliminating 1.8 million by 2020, according to a 2017 Gartner report. More...

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28 mai 2018

Factors in the Design of Experimental Graphic Displays

Factors in the Design of Experimental Graphic Displays
Really nice article arguing that the arrangement of graphical elements in an illustration can significantly affect recall, and further. The author identifies three major dimensions of graphical organization, those involving perceptual, congnitive and constructivist factors, and argues that confounding those factors may have had an impact on previous studies of graphical organization. More...

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20 mai 2018

How to Design Spaces that Amplify Learning

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. First, be flexible. Quality instruction will involve a wide variety of activities, and the classroom should be designed to encourage this. More...

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18 mai 2018

Improving Learning and Reducing Costs: Lessons Learned from Round I of the Pew Grant Program in Course Redesign

Improving Learning and Reducing Costs: Lessons Learned from Round I of the Pew Grant Program in Course Redesign
According to the author, "Five of the ten projects reported improved learning outcomes; four reported no significant difference; one was inconclusive. Six of the ten projects measured changes in drop-failure-withdrawal (DFW) rates; five showed improvement. More...

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