23 février 2017

The State of Personalized Learning

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. The State of Personalized Learning
Philip Hickman, Ken Eastwood, , Eliot Levinson, Ed Tech Digest, 2017/01/30

Not all personalized learning the same. That's the main message in this article. More...

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19 février 2017

New trend has massive implications for personalized learning

eCampus NewsBy Tom Boehmer. Research has shown repeatedly that humans learn more rapidly and deeply from experiences, rather than from a lecture or a book. However, many institutions struggle with the resources needed to meet this new mandate for personalized instruction, thanks to lack of funding and widespread teacher shortages. More...

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17 février 2017

Is personalized learning the future of education?

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. A professional opinion, in any field, is still simply an opinion. Well researched, backed with experience, studies, and insight, but in the end, it is an opinion. More...

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28 janvier 2017

How personalization will drive higher edtech in 2017

eCampus NewsBy Chris Hopkinson. The consumer experience has changed drastically in just the last 10 years. Long gone are the days when customer service interactions happened face-to-face, as consumers increasingly prefer the convenience and automation of mobile experiences. More...

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26 janvier 2017

The Two Resources Administrators Should Maximize for Personalized Learning Success

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. The Two Resources Administrators Should Maximize for Personalized Learning Success
Grant Rivera, EdSurge, 2017/01/19
This is a good non-technology based definition of personalized learning: "it occurs as leaders empower teachers to go beyond the traditional role of a 'content expert' and organically diagnose, analyze, guide, instruct, and coach students." This definition, however, makes personalization very labour-intensive, which it has in fact always been. More...

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14 décembre 2016

Flexible programs allow MBA students to do it all

Go to the Globe and Mail homepageBy Jennifer Lewington. The flexibility offered by Schulich is one example of how business schools compete in a crowded market, tailoring programs to suit today’s learners. Other schools seek to stand out with part-time MBAs delivered in the morning or on weekends for those determined to further their careers without giving up employment. Read more...

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05 décembre 2016

StudentBridge takes educational recruiting to new level of personalization with virtual campus experiences

University Business LogoSubmitted by Ray Bendici. With college application season now in full swing, most students are looking to answer the question “Will I Get In?” as they embark on the arduous admissions’ process. On the institutional side, colleges and universities are actively marketing their schools in order to meet deadlines and fill their 2017 freshman classes. More...

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29 novembre 2016

PEARSONalized Learning

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. PEARSONalized Learning
Michael Feldstein, e-Literate, 2016/09/29
I want to cut this out and put it on the wall around here: "There is a recurring cultural fantasy that 'solving' the education 'problem' consists of creating a customized playlist of little content bits. More...

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25 novembre 2016

College Students: 'Please Personalize My Learning'

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. College Students: 'Please Personalize My Learning'
Dian Schaffhauser, Campus Technology, 2016/10/19

This is one of those surveys (47 page PDF but you might have to sign up for spam) that I think puts words in people's mouths. More...

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09 novembre 2016

College Students: ‘Please Personalize My Learning’

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Digital technology in post-secondary learning is here to stay, according to a new report. More...

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