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Mental Models | Farnam Street

Mental Models | Farnam Street | Informal Education | Scoop.it
The Mental Model list is the largest mental model list on the internet. Search our list of mental models and suggest your own.
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Survey shows 83% report talent shortages yet few have special programmes in place to promote attraction, retention or engagement of employees | interest.co.nz

Survey shows 83% report talent shortages yet few have special programmes in place to promote attraction, retention or engagement of employees | interest.co.nz | Informal Education | Scoop.it
New Zealand's most popular independent financial site, interest.co.nz Helping you make financial decisions.
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A Do-It-Yourself MBA? This Guy Did It--and So Can You

A Do-It-Yourself MBA? This Guy Did It--and So Can You | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Victor Saad wrote his own masters-level education plan before becoming an entrepreneur. Now, he has founded an institute to help others do the same.
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Walking informal education - exploring developments in central London

Walking informal education - exploring developments in central London | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Walking informal education. Walking in central London we can find many places associated with key figures and moments in the making of informal education. Explore them through a virtual (or real) w...
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Technology Entrepreneurship Part 1

Technology Entrepreneurship Part 1 | Informal Education | Scoop.it
This course introduces the fundamentals of technology entrepreneurship, pioneered in Silicon Valley and now spreading across the world. You will learn the process technology entrepreneurs use to start companies.
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Bike Repair Instructional Course Launched Online

Bike Repair Instructional Course Launched Online | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 -- Bike repair instructional course for standard bikes, mountain bikes and performance bikes has now launched online at http://www.bikerepair.org .
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The Corporate Takeover of Public Education

The Corporate Takeover of Public Education | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Will they create a world of equal opportunity that is the spirit animating our nation's education professionals? Or will they create a world to their liking in which parents and professional educators will have little or any voice?
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Massive Online Courses Are Terrible for Students and Professors

Massive Online Courses Are Terrible for Students and Professors | Informal Education | Scoop.it
The word mooc sounds a bit like slang from Goodfellas or the affectionate shortening of the already-affectionate name of a former outfielder for the New York Mets.
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Gamers Going Green: New Video Game Turns Players Into Biofuel Farmers

Gamers Going Green: New Video Game Turns Players Into Biofuel Farmers | Informal Education | Scoop.it
A new video game designed by computer scientists and ecologists is poised to shed light on the best way to manage biofuel farms.
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Formal, Non-formal and Informal Learning: What Are the Differences?

Formal, Non-formal and Informal Learning: What Are the Differences? | Informal Education | Scoop.it
What do the terms "formal education" or "formal learning", "non-formal learning" and "informal learning" mean? Find out here.
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Google Gives MOOC Development a Major Push

Google Gives MOOC Development a Major Push | Informal Education | Scoop.it
On Sept. 10, Google and edX announced a partnership to jointly develop the edX open source learning platform, Open edX, and expand the availability of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) platform and its learning tools to individuals and...
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Council gives Chalkle $19,000 to develop its own social media - NewsWire.co.nz

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Advantages of community oriented medical education - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Advantages of community oriented medical education - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Community oriented medical education is a hot discussion topic in most of the medical education forums and numerous medical colleges have aligned ..., Dr Pandula Siribaddana
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Improving Skills Development in the Informal Sector

The informal sector of Sub-Saharan Africa is comprised of small and household enterprises that operate in the non-farm sector outside the protected employment of the formal wage sector.
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Community-Centered Schools: A Challenge and Opportunity for Teach For America

Community-Centered Schools: A Challenge and Opportunity for Teach For America | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Community-Centered Schools: A Challenge and Opportunity for Teach For America - The Huffington Post
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Uh oh, San Jose State University suspends online course project with Udacity

Uh oh, San Jose State University suspends online course project with Udacity | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Just about six months after announcing a partnership with online education startup Udacity, San Jose State University says that is pausing the project.
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cMOOCs: Putting Collaboration First -- Campus Technology

cMOOCs: Putting Collaboration First -- Campus Technology | Informal Education | Scoop.it
While the term "MOOC" brings to mind thousands of students viewing recorded lectures without much interaction, alternative models are fostering creativity and collaboration with peers.
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5 Videos That Describe New Learning

5 Videos That Describe New Learning | Informal Education | Scoop.it
These five videos help describe new learning, including project-based learning, game-based learning, and mobile learning.
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Mozilla Launches Open Badges 1.0, A New Standard to Recognize and Verify Online Learning and Education | TechCrunch

Mozilla Launches Open Badges 1.0, A New Standard to Recognize and Verify Online Learning and Education | TechCrunch | Informal Education | Scoop.it
As web-based learning platforms proliferate, and education increasingly happens in formal and informal settings and in both real and virtual classrooms, there is a growing need for a new form of credentialing that reflects these changes.
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Op-Ed: An informal education — The good old lemonade stand (Includes interview and first-hand account)

Op-Ed: An informal education — The good old lemonade stand (Includes interview and first-hand account) | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Forget about formal education for a minute – standardized testing, homework, rigorous class schedules, textbooks and the like.
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San Jose State Rethinking Online Classes After Dismal Start

San Jose State Rethinking Online Classes After Dismal Start | Informal Education | Scoop.it
Public universities across the country have begun looking at MOOCs, or massive open online courses, as a way to make it cheaper and easier for students to g
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