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Keeping the Faith: Researching as a Part-time Teacher or Teaching Fellow

By M. H. Beals For many early careerists, the first step up the post-doctorate ladder is working as an associate lecturer or teaching fellow. The precise nature of these posts can vary widely. Some...
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Innovation in learning is often linked to technology; hence the e in elearning. I keep an eye on educational innovation both tech and non-tech, the rosy and the non-rosy view of the future of learning.
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Digital Competence Framework for Educators (DigCompEdu)

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Universities are failing their students through poor feedback practices

Universities are failing their students through poor feedback practices | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Despite heavy investment by universities, student experience of feedback higher education continues to be less than desirable, especially for at-risk students.
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University of Hawai'i OER

University of Hawai'i OER | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
2017 UHM OER Projects Announced! Click here to find out more Open Educational ResourcesAT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI'ITextbooks &..
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Multimedia interactive eBooks in laboratory bioscience education

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(2017). Multimedia interactive eBooks in laboratory bioscience education. Higher Education Pedagogies: Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 28-42. doi: 10.1080/23752696.2017.1338531


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‘Digital’ Is Not the Opposite of ‘Humanities’

‘Digital’ Is Not the Opposite of ‘Humanities’ | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The digital humanities hasn’t gone bust. It’s just getting started.
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The Case Against Automated Student Data Dashboards - EdSurge News

I love data. In my last role as Redesign Administrator at an urban middle school, I immersed myself in it. I downloaded spreadsheets of studen
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New media, familiar dynamics: academic hierarchies influence academics’ following behaviour on Twitter

New media, familiar dynamics: academic hierarchies influence academics’ following behaviour on Twitter | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
For what reasons do academics follow one another on Twitter? Robert Jäschke, Stephanie B. Linek and Christian P. Hoffmann analysed the Twitter activity of computer scientists and found that while t…
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A Field Guide to 'jobs that don't exist yet'

A Field Guide to 'jobs that don't exist yet' | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The 'future proofing' factoid with a sixty year history: "65% of school-aged students will work in jobs and industries that haven’t been invented yet."
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Simon Vuillaume's curator insight, July 22, 7:09 AM
A great article worth reading by all the futurists, especially those who focus on the future of jobs and of education
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Oculus Is Bringing Free-To-Use VR To 90 California State Libraries - VRScout

Oculus Is Bringing Free-To-Use VR To 90 California State Libraries - VRScout | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Share TweetThe pioneering company continues its crusade of spreading VR by donating 100 headsets for educational purposes. Oculus has always been a major supporter of the virtual reality community. The company is responsible for some of the industry’s most influential initiatives such as their VR For Good program, as well as teaming up with other …
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Roam the World in VR With Google’s New Headset Technology - Resource

Roam the World in VR With Google’s New Headset Technology - Resource | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Recently, Google rolled out it’s newest gadget: WorldSense, a new VR headset technology that understands your movement without the need to set up any external sensors. Unlike past VR headsets, such as the Samsung Gear VR or Daydream View, WorldSense lets you be active and mov
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Blended Learning & Community of Inquiry.m4v

A Group Project for the R503 Instructional Media and Applications Graduate Course at Indiana University-South Bend...

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UNESCO Launches Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch

UNESCO Launches Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
his global strategy marries the large, but often separated, disciplines of information literacy and media literacy and creates a common vocabulary for folks in multiple areas of knowledge to engage in conversation. It also positions these critical literacies as a combined set of competencies–knowledge, skills and attitudes–central for living and working in our world today.

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, February 21, 11:52 AM

Sharpen your global understanding. 

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So critical, now more than ever!!
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Nielsen's social media study shows Gen X spends more time on social media than milennials

Nielsen's social media study shows Gen X spends more time on social media than milennials | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Generation X is the age group that spends the most time on social media, according to Nielsen.
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How to Successfully Evaluate Learning Outcomes for Online Courses - F.learning Studio

How to Successfully Evaluate Learning Outcomes for Online Courses - F.learning Studio | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
In this article, we will point out the basic factors to evaluate learning outcomes for online learners and instructional designers.

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Open Education, Open Questions

Open Education, Open Questions | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The use of open practices by learners and educators is complex, personal, and contextual; it is also continually negotiated. Higher education institut

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Daqri ships augmented reality smart glasses for professionals - Swiss Society of Virtual and Augmented Reality

Daqri ships augmented reality smart glasses for professionals - Swiss Society of Virtual and Augmented Reality | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Daqri has begun shipping its augmented reality smart glasses for the workplace. Los Angeles-based Daqri is betting that AR — a technology that overlays digital animations on top of the real world — will take off first in the enterprise, where customers are willing to pay a higher price in order to solve complex problems. The …
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Different Approaches To Using Student Blogs And Digital Portfolios

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Student blogs, digital portfolios, blogfolios. Whatever you call them, there are many advantages to helping your students establish their own online space. This post explores examples of how studen…

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State of Higher Ed LMS Market for US and Canada: Fall 2017 Edition -

State of Higher Ed LMS Market for US and Canada: Fall 2017 Edition - | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
With the new release of LMS market data for the US and Canada for higher education, we see Canvas and Brightspace continuing to gain, and Blackboard continuing to lose share.
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Stephen's Web ~ OLC Launches Research Center for Digital Learning and Leadership ~ Stephen Downes

Stephen's Web ~ OLC Launches Research Center for Digital Learning and Leadership ~ Stephen Downes | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Online learning, new media, connectivism, MOOCs, personal learning environments, new literacy, and more from Stephen Downes

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Coding for what? Lessons from computing in the curriculum

Coding for what? Lessons from computing in the curriculum | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Ben Williamson [This is a talk prepared for the Pop Up Digital conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, 19 June 2017] There was a key moment in the popular American drama Homeland this year when a group of talented young computer programmers finally launched their new software system. You could see their arms in the air, and hear their cheers,…
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AI bot ‘more than halves’ time students spend finding courses

AI bot ‘more than halves’ time students spend finding courses | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
‘Alex’, set to be rolled out at the Technical University of Berlin, is first chatbot to have benefits to students measured
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Did Media Literacy Backfire? – Data & Society: Points

Did Media Literacy Backfire? – Data & Society: Points | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Anxious about the widespread consumption and spread of propaganda and fake news during this year’s election cycle, many progressives are calling for an increased commitment to media literacy programs…
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Google, BT and more pledge skills training for millions as part of the UK's Digital Strategy

Google, BT and more pledge skills training for millions as part of the UK's Digital Strategy | Future of Learning | Scoop.it

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has finally unveiled its Digital Strategy, aimed at plugging skills gaps and boosting the AI sector

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Very interesting... what implication for schools, colleges and universities if business taking the lead to train?
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About AR | Augmented Reality in Education

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