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Moving beyond memorization - "10 Ways to Improve Transfer of Learning" - InformED by Marianne Stenger

Moving beyond memorization - "10 Ways to Improve Transfer of Learning" - InformED by Marianne Stenger | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
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Dennis Swender's curator insight, June 1, 4:38 PM
And yet, learning psychology research and psycholinguistic studies continue to show the superiority of rote memorization over all  other learning paradigms in terms of accuracy, memorability, and reaction time. 
Jerry Busone's curator insight, June 2, 8:35 AM

Good  tips ... most programs don't "develop" people anymore ... too busy with mindless tasks and forget that learn for learn doesn't work... it takes a  mindful approach to deliver a variety of learning around one topic multiple ways and most important real applications to get learning to stick 

Beau Baez's curator insight, June 3, 8:43 PM

So many people spend time learning something, and then don't apply that knowledge in a different context. This article explains the steps we can take to really learn something, which is key to being able to use that knowledge in everything that we do.

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The 7 principles of learning | Insights on OECD The Nature of Learning

The 7 principles of learning | Insights on OECD The Nature of Learning | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
The OECD project Innovative Learning Environments has published The Nature of Learning to support schools as they reconsider their approach to learning and teaching. This publication uses research to inspire practice. It provides a powerful knowledge base for the design of learning environments for the 21st century. 
This blog post explores the seven principles from the OECD report and provides supporting resources to help you dig a little deeper.
 

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Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, November 7, 2016 1:22 AM
The 7 principles of learning | Insights on OECD The Nature of Learning
Juan Carlos Avendaño Cuéllar's curator insight, November 7, 2016 7:11 AM
7 principios del aprendizaje de la OCDE. Parece interesante, ¡qué aproveche!
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Education vs Learning - What Exactly is the Difference? - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Education vs Learning - What Exactly is the Difference? - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Surely learning and formal education are not entirely the same thing? But what exactly is the difference?

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Ness Crouch's curator insight, April 15, 2015 7:51 PM

Excellent read. I recommend taking a look at this article. Sometimes the lines between education and learning can be blurry. Time to clear that up.

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 28, 2:22 AM
Education vs Learning
Ricardo Rodrigues's curator insight, March 28, 5:57 PM
Qual a diferença entre o método de ensino utilizado e aprendizagem?
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10 Things That Learners Pay Attention To (And How to Use Them in eLearning)

10 Things That Learners Pay Attention To (And How to Use Them in eLearning) | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

"Even more than other types of education, eLearning must struggle to attract learners' attention: the Internet is full of distractions, and adult learners are both busier and more free to indulge in distractions. Helping students to pay attention is a primary concern of training professionals, so here are some optimal methods to win the attention game in eLearning."

What is it that help students pay attention?

* Problem solving

* Comparisons

* Visuals

* Questions

* Emotions

* Stories

* Contrast

* Controversy

* Brevity

* Lists


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Audrey's curator insight, October 3, 2014 1:26 PM

These are certainly true.  Have a look at www.hotmoodle.com

 

Bernard VULLIERME's curator insight, October 20, 2014 5:30 AM

Rien de nouveau sous le soleil du bon e:enseignant, mais plus d'exigences …

clare o'shea's curator insight, February 5, 2015 1:49 PM

and ask indviduals questions every 2-3 minutes - but always label the behaviour first! so it is a positive experience not a catching out!!

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Car Pollution Linked to Autism

Car Pollution Linked to Autism | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Children exposed to higher levels of air pollution early in life may have an increased risk of autism, a new study suggests.  In the study, children living in areas with high levels of traffic-generated air pollution during their first year of life were three times more likely to have autism than children living in areas with low levels.

There was also a link between exposure to air pollution in the womb — particularly during late pregnancy — and an increased risk of autism, according to the study.

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18 Ways iPads Are Being Used In Classrooms Right Now

18 Ways iPads Are Being Used In Classrooms Right Now | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
iPads are quickly becoming a popular and powerful educational tool for classrooms. Beyond the immediate benefit of engaging students, iPads can improve education efficiency and standards.
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Understanding Dyslexia Online Course

Understanding Dyslexia Online Course | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

This free ALISON online dyslexia course will be of great interest to all professionals in the areas of education, child development, and adult literacy who would like to learn more about the causes of and treatment for dyslexia, and to all learners who would like a greater understanding of this common condition.

Understanding Dyslexia is originally from and published by OpenLearn and has a duration of 2-3 Hours for the average learner.

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Sept 24 - Teaching and Learning Weekly

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An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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SOLES and SOMES - School of Education Communication and Language Sciences - Newcastle University

SOLES and SOMES - School of Education Communication and Language Sciences - Newcastle University | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Self Organised Learning Environments (SOLEs) developed out of Professor Sugata Mitra's earlier Hole in the Wall experiments, which demonstrated that given access to a computer and internet connection, children are capable of teaching themselves.

St. Aidan's Primary School, Gateshead, are the key research partner in an ongoing SOLE study. iLab are collecting data to support research into how SOLE methodology can be adapted to enquiry based learning in UK classrooms.

 

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About Online Learning

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Find out more about online learning or elearning - using audio and video-conferencing, email, chat, and completing an online degree or certificate by distance.

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Aug 27 - Teaching and Learning Weekly

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An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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This is Learning Without Frontiers

Learning Without Frontiers (LWF) is a global platform that facilitates the ongoing dialogue about the future of learning.

LWF attracts an engaged and open-minded audience who are forward thinking, curious and receptive to new ideas and perspectives about education, teaching and learning.

They are an international audience of thought leaders, policy makers, innovators, entrepreneurs and leading practitioners from across the education, digital media and technology sectors.

 

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Aug 6 - Teaching and Learning Weekly

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An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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6 Tips To Bring Back Open Thinking

6 Tips To Bring Back Open Thinking | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Do you ever stop to consider what it means to think openly? Wasn’t that your basic education at school and what your parents told you to do? Whatever happened to that?

The question is important because today, more than ever, we are urged to be creative in our jobs. If you cannot think openly, how can you be creative?

From birth our parents persistently encouraged us to think for ourselves. It was non-stop; a barrage of parenting tips that were designed to help us become independent, confident and open thinkers.


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The Learning Factor's curator insight, April 23, 7:41 PM

The magnitude of closed thinking by individuals and organizations is on the rise. It's time for open thinking to reappear.

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Personalized Learning Through the Eyes of a Child

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why can't learning be personalizedwhy can't learning be personalized Pam Lowe, Personalized Learning Coach, wrote an insightful post about her young niece questioning why can't learning be personalized.


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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, May 18, 2016 10:13 AM
The comment and question in the image are misleading. Systems are not people. They are made up of people. Teachers understand students are people who have faces, names, and stories. That is how we experience personalizing and realating with students.
Dorothy Retha Cook's curator insight, January 24, 7:39 AM

Are there any ways that a personized education can assist children with disabilities denied years of education by their local public schools agencies choice but the personalized education provided at the public schools exspence and the choice of their parent as not only no education but a safe educational environment per the public schools own actions and motives as they reference the students/ children is in question but they need an education? As they a special needs individuals. All responses are appreciated.

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What is Learning Analytics? – Infographic

What is Learning Analytics? – Infographic | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

"Learning Analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes of understanding and optimizing learning and the environments in which it occurs."


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Jan MacWatters's curator insight, July 20, 2014 1:51 PM

This is definitely something that has piqued my interest to read more. about this topic..

Kiruthika Ragupathi's curator insight, July 20, 2014 7:47 PM

a simple but useful infographic!

John Lemos Forman's curator insight, July 20, 2014 10:55 PM

Muita expectativa mas ainda poucos resultados concretos ... De qualquer modo, esta se formando uma percepção de que o modelo educacional vai ser fortemente impactado nos próximos anos

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Critical Thinking: Educating Competent Citizens

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"Critical thought is a cognitive process that proposes the systematic analysis of information, opinion and statements that we accept in our daily life as valid or true. It is a basic skill for a competent, free and responsible citizen."


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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, March 18, 2014 8:35 AM

Critical Thinking: Educating Competent Citizens

Susan Walker-Meere's curator insight, November 9, 2014 12:49 PM

I would add: Trans-disciplinary thinking; systems thinking for sustainability. Most people can not see the forest through the trees so miss the larger connections of the impacts that action, goods & services have on both environmental systems and human systems. 

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, November 16, 2014 3:48 PM

La pensée critique, une competence clé du 21ème siècle avec tant d'information qui nous arrive. 

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Minecraft In Education: How Video Games Are Teaching Kids

Minecraft In Education: How Video Games Are Teaching Kids | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
MINECON 2012: Some enterprising teachers are using Minecraft to teach subjects like physics, geography, and English language, and with promising results.

There are many positive aspects of games -- such as increased hand-eye coordination and social problem solving.  At Minecon, some attendees have taken the next step by using Minecraft to aid them in teaching children. It's a bold move, and one that's encountered some resistance, but they've seen some very positive results: increased attention levels, better collaboration with other students, and of course, better grades.

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Resources for the Classroom

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A Pinterest board with ideas, tips, news, innovations, professional development courses and other resources for teachers in the classroom.

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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, February 4, 2013 6:32 PM

It is good to see that Multiple Intelligences might make a come back

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Oct 8 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out

Oct 8 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

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Sept 17 - Teaching and Learning Weekly

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An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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Sep 10 - Teaching and Learning Weekly

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An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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Sept 3 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out

Sept 3 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.

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mobiMOOC - course on mobile learning

mobiMOOC - course on mobile learning | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

MobiMOOC 2012: a free, open, online course on mobile learning - three weeks and 12 topics all related to mLearning.

 

If you visit this wiki, you probably want to register for the free, open and online MobiMOOC course which will run from Saturday 8 September - Sunday 30 September 2012 and will focus on learning/training with mobile devices (mLearning).

 

Dynamics of the course:

a MOOC is all about dialogue, discussions and building upon each others experiences. We all have lived long enough to know more of certain areas than others. In a MOOC we come together to enhance our knowledge on a certain field by entering dialogues, enhancing our networks and ... having fun while doing it. As such each of the resources given by the facilitators or guides-on-the-side are just possible stepping stones, not the universal truth. By gathering together each one of us will grow by communicating with each other. Looking forward to all our discussions and insights!

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Aug 9 - IJEDICT Weekly News is out

Aug 9 - IJEDICT Weekly News is out | Studying Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

This publication is a weekly news update on what's happening in the ICT for education and development arena.

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