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The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration

The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration | Adult learning | Scoop.it
Last week I wrote a post about Connected Learning and how it offers a semi-directed, semi-structured approach to workplace learning that fits between the directed, structured knowledge sharing (aka...

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A Map for the Future of Neuroscience - New Yorker (blog)

New Yorker (blog) A Map for the Future of Neuroscience New Yorker (blog) Assembled by an advisory panel of fifteen scientists led by Cori Bargmann, of Rockefeller University, and William Newsome, of Stanford, the report assesses the state of...
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What neuroscience reveals — or doesn't — about the mind - Washington Post (blog)

What neuroscience reveals — or doesn't — about the mind - Washington Post (blog) | Adult learning | Scoop.it
What neuroscience reveals — or doesn't — about the mind
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Yes, Burton says, neuroscience is a powerful tool. It can reveal, for example, the parts of the brain that control sight, speech and memory.
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Public Institutions Must Step Up Online to Serve Adults

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Since for-profit institutions have done most of the leg-work in developing high-quality online education models, it is up to public institutions to widen access to low-cost, highly-flexible higher education

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The Importance of Continuing Education Leadership in Public Higher Education

The Importance of Continuing Education Leadership in Public Higher Education | Adult learning | Scoop.it
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Continuing education activities are moving from the periphery of higher education institutions to the core, but there is a lack of qualified continuing education professionals ready to step into these increasingly important leadership roles.

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Post University Releases Adult Learner E-book With Proceeds Supporting the American Red Cross | Business Wire

Post University Releases Adult Learner E-book With Proceeds Supporting the American Red Cross | Business Wire | Adult learning | Scoop.it
Post University today announced it has released the second edition of its successful e-book, “The Adult Learner Survival Guide: Wisdom, Inspirat
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Thousands of adult learners have downloaded the first edition since Post released it in January 2013, and the University recognized the need to provide more of what readers have been craving

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AACSB Accreditation for the Australian School of Business - June - 2013 news archive - News - Media room - News & events - Australian School of Business - UNSW

AACSB Accreditation for the Australian School of Business - June - 2013 news archive - News - Media room - News & events - Australian School of Business - UNSW | Adult learning | Scoop.it
RT @asbunsw: The Australian School of Business is awarded @AACSB accreditation - the most regarded stamp in business education http://t.co/cfDkaTSuiP
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Collision and Cooperation between Continuing Education and Schools of Management

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Neuroscience May Help Us Understand Financial Bubbles - Popular Science

Popular Science Neuroscience May Help Us Understand Financial Bubbles Popular Science But researchers at the California Institute of Technology wanted to know whether neuroscience could tell us anything about why so many people kept inflating the...
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Would Your Company Pay for Your Executive Education? | NextExecutive

Would Your Company Pay for Your Executive Education? | NextExecutive | Adult learning | Scoop.it
RT @findmba: Executive education can be expensive. Here's how to convince your company to pay for it: http://t.co/rKfM3Ab6XK #ExecEd
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Growing Online Learning Critical for Continuing Education

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There are a number of different approaches higher education institutions can take to increase and diversify their online offerings, each with its own benefits and drawbacks.

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Continuing education to sustain competitive advantage

School is back in session! June is the month when schools reopen their gates for kids in uniforms, leather shoes, and backpacks.
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Continuing education is a key strategy many companies use to equip their employees with new skills and knowledge.

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How Could Neuroscience Change the Way We Manage Change

5 brain-based tips to keep in mind at the forefront of the change initiative planning


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Karl Wabst's curator insight, June 13, 2013 5:19 PM

For more on Neuroscience and change, check out the NeuroLeadership  Institute run by David Rock author of "Your Brain at Work"

 

http://www.neuroleadership.org/index.shtml

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Distinguishing Brain From Mind

Distinguishing Brain From Mind | Adult learning | Scoop.it
In coming years, neuroscience will answer questions we don't even yet know to ask. Sometimes, though, focus on the brain is misleading. (RT @emmyzen: Brain and mind are not the same thing.
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