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A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories [Infographic]

A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories [Infographic] | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Do you know the actual theories of learning? A learning theory is an attempt to describe how people learn, helping us understand this inherently complex process.

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A very visual illustration of learning theory.

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Manuela Bazen's curator insight, February 16, 2013 6:34 AM

De leertheorieën mooi overzichtelijk bij elkaar!

Kari Smith's curator insight, February 17, 2013 10:17 AM

Great background information to build our understanding. I really like seeing them all presented this way for easy comparison. 

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New 3-D Printer Makes Soft Interactive Objects - IEEE Spectrum

New 3-D Printer Makes Soft Interactive Objects - IEEE Spectrum | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it
A printer-sewing machine hybrid device turns computerized patterns into 3-D objects

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Interesting use of technology.

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Danielle M. Villegas's curator insight, April 30, 5:47 AM

As I am both a Geek Mom and a knitter, this caught my attention. We already have machines to make fabrics, both woven and knitted. Is this the next step in fiber evolution? And there are claims that it could be used for more? Cool. 

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If You Meet an iPad on the Way, Smash It

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If You Meet an iPad on the Way, Smash It - Education Week News (blog) http://t.co/d7TQ1Yz9...
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Classic disasters in academic writing

Part of Academic Writing Skills Seminar by Mark Cholij Clients: http://www.theeducators.com Producer: Tony Zohari...
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It is interesting video for those who have to right a report.

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Note taking (tutorial) | Learning Lab

Note taking (tutorial) | Learning Lab | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it

This tutorial will help you develop note taking skills and how to use abbreviations that you can understand.  It also links to Readking skills and exam prepartion.

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What is academic style? | Learning Lab

What is academic style? | Learning Lab | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it

This video explains what is meant by 'academic style' writing.  It is highy recommended to new undergraduates who have never been require to write this way before.

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How to Use Mind Mapping for Studying and Research

This video is a three-minute tutorial which will introduce you to the technique of mind mapping and show you how to use it for note taking and brainstorming your ideas.

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Harvard Referencing Generator

Harvard Referencing Generator | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Harvard Generator is a free tool that allows you to quickly and easily format references and sources in the correct Harvard Referencing Format...
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Using Google Scholar and other Google resources for education

Learn how to use Google Scholar, your gateway to scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals, patents, court opinions, etc. Please visit our Search Educatio...


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A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories [Infographic]

A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories [Infographic] | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Do you know the actual theories of learning? A learning theory is an attempt to describe how people learn, helping us understand this inherently complex process.

Via Gust MEES, Made Hery Santosa, Roselink, Carmen Arias , Rui Guimarães Lima, Alfredo Calderon, REDaprendiendo, Laura Rosillo, Carlos Marcelo, Elena Elliniadou, Sarantis Chelmis, NikolaosKourakos, Official AndreasCY, Rosa Martins, Lourense Das, Heather Armstrong
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A very visual illustration of learning theory.

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Manuela Bazen's curator insight, February 16, 2013 6:34 AM

De leertheorieën mooi overzichtelijk bij elkaar!

Kari Smith's curator insight, February 17, 2013 10:17 AM

Great background information to build our understanding. I really like seeing them all presented this way for easy comparison. 

uTOP Inria's curator insight, March 11, 2013 12:38 AM

(Edudemic - 24 Déc 2012)

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How to Write an Essay Step 1 Prewriting

Step 1 of how to write a 5 paragraph Essay. I talk about prewriting strategies including freewriting, doing research and writing an early thesis statement.
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Active learning | Learning Lab

Active learning | Learning Lab | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it

This video explains what is meant by 'active learning' and being an independent learner at university.

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What is paraphrasing? | Learning Lab

What is paraphrasing? | Learning Lab | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it

The aim of this video is to help you understand how to paraphrase other authors words and comments.

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Paraphrasing (tutorial) | Learning Lab

Paraphrasing (tutorial) | Learning Lab | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it

This resource provides an online tutorial of how you should paraphrase the work of others.

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Avoiding Plagiarism: What Do I Need to Cite?

http://www.criticalthinkeracademy.com Most students understand that they have to cite a source when the use a direct quote, but many don't understand that th...
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Write A Critical Literature Review

Write A Critical Literature Review | Academic Skills in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Writing a dissertation literature review is a must for every student. By the time a student reaches high school, he has to attain the ability and skills to write a critical literature review.

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