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Beyond institutions - personal learning in a networked world - by Stephen Downes

In this presentation I look at the needs and demands of people seeking learning with the models and designs offered by traditional institutions, and in the spi…

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Excellent challenging manifesto from Stephen Downes - todays online learning models are yesterdays with new names

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Beyond institutions- personal learning in a networked world.-by Stephen  Downes

NLafferty's curator insight, July 11, 5:54 AM
Lots of useful references in this presentation by Stephen Downes to follow up and read round. Also Downes helpfully makes the distinction between personal and personalised learning which I think are being used interchangeably in some contexts without individuals realising they are different things.
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Interesting differentiation between personal and personalised learning

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Beyond institutions - personal learning in a networked world - by Stephen Downes

In this presentation I look at the needs and demands of people seeking learning with the models and designs offered by traditional institutions, and in the spi…

Via Ana Cristina Pratas
David Parkes's insight:

Excellent challenging manifesto from Stephen Downes - todays online learning models are yesterdays with new names

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, July 10, 2:38 PM

Beyond institutions- personal learning in a networked world.-by Stephen  Downes

NLafferty's curator insight, July 11, 5:54 AM
Lots of useful references in this presentation by Stephen Downes to follow up and read round. Also Downes helpfully makes the distinction between personal and personalised learning which I think are being used interchangeably in some contexts without individuals realising they are different things.
Annalisa Manca's curator insight, July 11, 1:21 PM

Interesting differentiation between personal and personalised learning

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This is What Happens Every Single Minute Online ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This is What Happens Every Single Minute Online ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it

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ID and Other Reflections: Heutagogy, Self-Directed Learning and Complex Work

ID and Other Reflections: Heutagogy, Self-Directed Learning and Complex Work | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
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Nocking the Arrow: Can Heutagogy Save Education? - Linkis.com

Nocking the Arrow: Can Heutagogy Save Education? - Linkis.com | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
A definition and description of heutagogy. (Nocking the Arrow: Can Heutagogy Save Education? http://t.co/4oj2VfxCNN #edchat)
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A Primer In Heutagogy And Self-Directed Learning - Linkis.com

A Primer In Heutagogy And Self-Directed Learning - Linkis.com | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
Jackie Gerstein's passionate thinking about learning is some of my favorite to read.
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What Is Heutagogy?

What Is Heutagogy? | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
"Heutagogy is the study of self-determined learning ... It is also an attempt to challenge some ideas about teaching and learning that still prevail in teacher centred learning and the need for, as...
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En français dans le texte ne parlerait-on pas d'autodidaxie ?
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Scientists make "Impossible Material" ... by accident

Scientists make "Impossible Material" ... by accident | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
Scientists have accidentally created a new material thought for more than 100 years to be impossible. A single gram of Upsalite has a surface area of 800 sq...
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Disruptive Materials! accidental discovery in lab, nanotechnology and megayachts!

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Taylor & Francis Online :: Distance Education - Volume 33, Issue 2

Taylor & Francis Online :: Distance Education - Volume 33, Issue 2 | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it

Special issue of Distance Education on OER

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4 Challenges for OER in Higher Education -- Campus Technology

4 Challenges for OER in Higher Education -- Campus Technology | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
Key challenges are emerging with the growing use of open educational resources in higher education.
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Touch, the web and the environment - World’s largest public multitouch interactive display wall

Touch, the web and the environment - World’s largest public multitouch interactive display wall | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it

Haptic interfaces and the built environment - when touch, sensors, the web and things meet, and become ubiquitous, built into the fabric of buildings, and furniture it will change how we learn and work, how we interact and how perceive and filter the world.

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Outcomes from JISC Anytime Learning Literacies Environment (ALLE) project

Outcomes from JISC Anytime Learning Literacies Environment (ALLE) project | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
  Friday 20th January 2012, 14:00-15:00 Online via Blackboard Collaborate Whilst there is a wealth of experience across the sector in supporting digital and information literacies with our learners, it is often dispersed and difficult for students...
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The new normal in the digital age | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

The new normal in the age of social media...
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Ten Skills for the Future Workforce

Ten Skills for the Future Workforce | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it

Sense-making, social intelligence, novel & adaptive thinking, cross-cultural competency, computational thinking, new-media literacy, transdisciplarity, design mindset, cognitive load management, virtual collaboration. These are the 10 skills needed for the future workforce. For a full report, see the work done by Apollo Research Institute (formerly the University of Phoenix Research Institute) looking at the Skills Needed by 2020. A summery of the report and detailed findings about each of the skills are also available.


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Memory Maps

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Memory Maps is about people and their relationship with place. It is about objects that are associated with particular areas as well as prints and paintings of named locations. But most importantly it is about writing about place.

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Review: Google Glass Explorer Edition 2.0

Review: Google Glass Explorer Edition 2.0 | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
When Google first told us about Glass, it was very much an unattainable product of the future. Yet here we are, less than two years later, and that future –...
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A review of Google Glass Explorer Edition 2.0 - intriging, exciting potential for learning once you get past the 'wearing' thing and the ridicule...

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pedagogy, andragogy & heutagogy

Professor Alabaster McAlastair gives a breif summary of the differences between pedagogy, andragogy and heutagogy. He also links in Bill Pelz's new term, 'te...
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Ford engineer 3d prints haptic gear shift using open-source electronics

Ford engineer 3d prints haptic gear shift using open-source electronics | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
Harnessing the power of Ford’s open-source platform OpenXC, 3D printing, Bluetooth and a Xbox 360, one of the Detroit automobile manufacturer’s engineers ha...
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Fascinating confluence of technologies from cars, open source electronics, 3D printing, Bluetooth and Xbox 360 - which you wouldnt normally  consider meshing and merging in these ways but which provide a glimpse, a glance at what might be and what might those 'tech meshes (?)'  could mean for learning
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Digital and Information literacy - Cloudworks

a collection of clouds relating to information literacy (IL) and related areas such as digital literacy, transliteracy and employability.

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[podcast] Karen Coyle on modern data for modern libraries | The Harvard Library Innovation Laboratory

Karen Coyle talks about why it is time for libraries to move to a more modern idea of data, one that focuses more on the data and...

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Libraries: championing digital information on campus

Libraries: championing digital information on campus | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it
Alison Mackenzie explains how a new project is looking at the role university libraries play in developing digital literacy...
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Libraries and learning communities (video & slides) | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

Libraries and learning communities (video & slides) | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project | Ambient Learning | Scoop.it

Director Lee Rainie keynote address at the Internet Librarian conference that examined the potential role librarians can play in “learning communities” – both physical and virtual. Includes video and slides.

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