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A New Pedagogy is Emerging...And Online Learning is a Key Contributing Factor | Contact North

A New Pedagogy is Emerging...And Online Learning is a Key Contributing Factor | Contact North | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Is the pedagogy of MOOCs flawed?

This is an extract from The Wide World of MOOCs: https://www.udemy.com/the-wide-world-of-moocs Ryan Tracey, E-Learning Manager, discusses the pedagogy of MOOCs.
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How Emotional Connections Can Trigger Creativity and Learning | Connectivism in Open and Online Learning

How Emotional Connections Can Trigger Creativity and Learning | Connectivism in Open and Online Learning | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Scientists are always uncovering new ways into how people learn best, and some of the most recent neuroscience research has shown connections between basic su (RT @FaizAbdelhafid: How Emotional Connections Can Trigger Creativity and Learning | @scoopit...
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Innovating Pedagogy | Open University Innovations Report #1

Innovating Pedagogy | Open University Innovations Report #1 | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

The series of reports explores new forms of teaching, learning and assessment for an interactive world, to guide teachers and policy makers in productive innovation.

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Open Educational Resources and Pedagogy

Open Educational Resources and Pedagogy | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Dave White’s presentation to FSLT12 yesterday included a number of thought-provoking ideas. In the past I have heard Dave speak a number of times about ‘Visitors and Residents’ in the...
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Donald Clark Plan B: More pedagogic change in 10 years than last 1000 years – all driven by 10 technology innovations

Donald Clark Plan B: More pedagogic change in 10 years than last 1000 years – all driven by 10 technology innovations | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Is the pedagogy of MOOCs flawed?

Is the pedagogy of MOOCs flawed? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This is a question that I tackle in my Udemy course The Wide World of MOOCs. Almost immediately after I uploaded this preview to YouTube, someone on Twitter politely challenged me. She took umbrage...
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Hello? Pedagogy? -

Hello? Pedagogy? - | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
With all the hype about massive and adaptive and big data, it’s hard to remember sometimes that real flesh and blood humans do know some things about teaching and learning.
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Educating Abraham Lincoln

Educating Abraham Lincoln | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

As we all know, Abraham Lincoln was largely self-taught in the midst of meager means and living on the frontier in Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois, far from centers of learning and culture east of the Appalachians. For him, the book represented the path, and he sought them with great effort. As president he sought books on military matters during the Civil War in order to educate himself. As a result of his own drive and intellect, Lincoln emerged as a very capable, if not supremely capable military strategist. It is illustrative to learn how far one person can advance themselves by reading. The bibliography of Lincoln’s reading is noteworthy since it reveals his penchant for poetry, Shakespeare, politics and history. Lincoln read and learned what he wanted and what he thought he needed.

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The Ed Techie: Innovating Pedagogy report

Here at IET in the OU, a bunch of us, led by Mike Sharples, were asked to produce an annual report on how changes in teaching and learning (related to technology) were changing the current landscape. The initial idea was...

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Overcoming Resistance to Digital Pedagogy

By Justin Marquis Ph.D. Let me begin this discussion of digital pedagogy with a brief story about my own real-life encounter with institutional resistance to creating a class based entirely on digital media production.
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You Khan’t Ignore How Students Learn

You Khan’t Ignore How Students Learn | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
From Harvard EdCast's "The Celebrity Math Tutor" (transcript below)


Buffy Cushman-Patz: What efforts do you take to ensure that your pedagogy is consistent with what education research shows ...
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