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Donald Clark Plan B: Student cliff – 7 reasons for plummeting student numbers

Donald Clark Plan B: Student cliff – 7 reasons for plummeting student numbers | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it

Unlike the fiscal cliff, there is no sign of any immediate solution to this problem, other than taking the pain. There’s no way politicians can do a 180 degree (sic) turn on this but that’s what’s needed. After decades of expansion, the whole system has ballooned out of control with quality, and now quantity, falling. The danger is in behaving like lemmings heading towards the student cliff without adequate planning.

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A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012 | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
The end of the year is nearly upon us and with that, let's take a look back for 2012 in e-learning
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Can Virtual Classrooms Recreate a Traditional College Experience?

Can Virtual Classrooms Recreate a Traditional College Experience? | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
The burgeoning online education scene is practical for many reasons -- cost, convenience and efficiency.
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Promoting critical thinking skills through Problem-Based Learning in teacher education


Via Rudy Azcuy, Ana Rodera, Rogério Queirós, Rui Guimarães Lima
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List of Courses - UMW Blogs Wiki

This page is an archive list of all courses that have used UMW Blogs since Fall of 2008. If you know of a course that was taught on UMW Blogs for any of the semesters listed below that we don't have listed here send the info to jimgroom@gmail.com.
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How Deloitte Made Learning a Game

How Deloitte Made Learning a Game | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
To get employees to actually use your learning program, make it fun.
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The Future of Work

This presentation explores the new ways we are working and the implications for business and for workers. Each theme has 4 trends and each trend is supported by
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UW Professional & Continuing Education – Keep Learning

UW Professional & Continuing Education – Keep Learning | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
Professional development, career training and continuing education through certificates, degrees, and credit and noncredit courses in Seattle, Bellevue, Bothell and online.
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Prior learning assessment catches on, quietly | Inside Higher Ed

Prior learning assessment catches on, quietly | Inside Higher Ed | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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65 MOOCs/Certificate Courses Getting Started in January

65 MOOCs/Certificate Courses Getting Started in January | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
January -- it's a time for New Year's resolutions and for university courses to get started again. It's happening on campuses. And it's happening online.
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'The Objective of Education Is Learning, Not Teaching' - Knowledge@Wharton

'The Objective of Education Is Learning, Not Teaching' by Knowledge@Wharton, the online business journal of the Wharton School.
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Survey finds online enrollments slow but continue to grow | Inside Higher Ed

Survey finds online enrollments slow but continue to grow | Inside Higher Ed | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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Millions of Lessons Learned on Electronic Napkins

Talk on the 29th Chaos Communication Congress on massive open online courses, free education, and freeing education. For all videos by Jörn Loviscach, see: h...

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #136

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #136 | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and...
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Public Universities to Offer Free Online Classes for Credit

Public Universities to Offer Free Online Classes for Credit | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
In an unusual arrangement with a commercial company, the universities hope that those who pass the free courses will pay tuition to complete a degree program.
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Commonwealth of Learning - Perspectives on Open and Distance Learning: Open Educational Resources: An Asian Perspective

Commonwealth of Learning - Perspectives on Open and Distance Learning: Open Educational Resources: An Asian Perspective | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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A Bad Start to Lifelong Learning? - Mission to Learn - Lifelong Learning Blog

A Bad Start to Lifelong Learning? - Mission to Learn - Lifelong Learning Blog | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
Is our desire to be engaged, effective lifelong learners beaten down, if not killed outright by the time we leave high school?
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The Open University releases ROLE eBook

The Open University releases ROLE eBook | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
The Open University (OU) has produced an interactive eBook about ROLE. This eBook provides an introduction to Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) and Self Regulated Learning (SRL).
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Is there scientific evidence that handwriting is better for learning than typing?

Is there scientific evidence that handwriting is better for learning than typing? | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
“Children who write by hand ‘learn better than those who type’,” reported the Daily Mail. The newspaper is referring to a scientific paper discussing the theory that the physical action of forming letters while handwriting...
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Internet Time Blog : Best books

Internet Time Blog : Best books | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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Prior learning assessment catches on, quietly | Inside Higher Ed

Observers say prior learning’s impact on higher education could be enormous. Its potential could even rival that of online learning, by continuing to open student access beyond the campus, although the practice gets far less attention than splashy ventures like Sal Khan’s massively open online courses (MOOCs).

 

“Prior learning is the next phase,” says Ed Klonoski, president of Charter Oak State College, an online, public institution in Connecticut that conducts prior learning assessments. “It’s the next disruption.”

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Coursera's fee-based course option | Inside Higher Ed

Coursera's fee-based course option | Inside Higher Ed | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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The Learning Cycle of A 21st Century Student ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Learning Cycle of A 21st Century Student ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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Outlook for online learning in 2013: online learning comes of age

Outlook for online learning in 2013: online learning comes of age | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
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Introduction to Openness in Education, the 2013 Edition

Introduction to Openness in Education, the 2013 Edition | Lifelong and Life-Wide Learning | Scoop.it
Before I learned I would be able to take a sabbatical this year, I was scheduled to teach the 2013 edition of my Introduction to Openness in Education course at BYU during the winter term. Since I ...
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