How do people learn?
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How do people learn?
How does anybody ever learn anything? How does learning work? Are there techniques that facilitate learning? What does research tell us? This topic covers everything from neuroscience to mnemonics, and does not diss plain old rote.
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Personalising study with m-learning technology | L'Atelier: Disruptive innovation

Personalising study with m-learning technology | L'Atelier: Disruptive innovation | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Given that most students use their smartphones on a daily basis, many universities and colleges are now trying to use this channel to improve knowledge transfer, although there are a number of constraints.
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The Astonishing Visual Lists of Autistic Savant Gregory Blackstock

The Astonishing Visual Lists of Autistic Savant Gregory Blackstock | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
From owls to lighthouses, or what a sixty-something retired pot washer can teach us about art and love.
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Education Needs a Digital-Age Upgrade

Education Needs a Digital-Age Upgrade | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
A classroom suited to today’s students should deemphasize solitary piecework. It should facilitate the kind of collaboration that helps individuals compensate for their blindnesses, instead of cultivating them. That classroom needs new ways of measuring progress, tailored to digital times — rather than to the industrial age or to some artsy utopia where everyone gets an Awesome for effort.

 

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The Rise of the Mobile Workforce [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Rise of the Mobile Workforce [INFOGRAPHIC] | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
The era of the nine to five job is over. In its place is a mobile workforce that can work from anywhere.
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Memory aids and mnemonics to enhance learning - Hacking Chinese

Memory aids and mnemonics to enhance learning - Hacking Chinese | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Note that this post is not about the practical aspect of memory aids and mnemonics. There are two other articles of interest that describe how to apply these principles when learning characters and words: ...
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Promoting Collaborative Learning « CantaNet

Promoting Collaborative Learning « CantaNet | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
I'm developing a new module for my L3 Classical Course and I am keen to take a very collaborative approach to the learning. I have promoted collaboration within my courses for some time and it is something I value highly ...
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Learn Any Language By Treating it as Music - Patch.com

Learn Any Language By Treating it as Music - Patch.com | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Learn Any Language By Treating it as MusicPatch.comCupertino polyglot, author, and prolific traveler Susanna Zaraysky gives advice on how to learn any language, and have fun in the process.
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Accept Defeat: The Neuroscience of Screwing Up | Magazine - StumbleUpon

Accept Defeat: The Neuroscience of Screwing Up: http://su.pr/1HzIvq #neuroscience #failure...
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Neuroscience | Science | guardian.co.uk

Neuroscience | Science | guardian.co.uk | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Latest news and comment on Neuroscience from guardian.co.uk (Stunning aspect of our evolution.@NeuroNewsWire: Intelligence tests highlight importance of genetic differences http://goo.gl/HV3Fv...)...
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The Neuroscience of the Gut: Scientific American

The Neuroscience of the Gut: Scientific American | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Strange but true: the brain is shaped by bacteria in the digestive tract (RT @TweetingAutism: The Neuroscience of the Gut: Scientific American http://fb.me/1c8ncpHbj...)...
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How To Use Accelerated Learning Techniques To Speed Learn Your Martial Art

How To Use Accelerated Learning Techniques To Speed Learn Your Martial Art | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
The things that are possible today are always built on the shoulders of the pioneers that have come before us. Joe Lewis (United States Heavyweight Kickboxing Champion, World Heavyweight Karate Champion and...
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Study shows connection between academic direction and student learning - PhysOrg.com

Study shows connection between academic direction and student learning - PhysOrg.com | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Study shows connection between academic direction and student learningPhysOrg.comA Kansas State University professor is helping students improve their confidence and academic performance by creating a map of learning.
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The FLLLEX project (The Impact of LifeLong Learning Strategies on ...

The FLLLEX project (The Impact of LifeLong Learning Strategies on ... | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
The FLLLEX project addresses the challenges and implications of LifeLong Learning incorporation into European higher education institutions. How flexible are those institutions when it comes to LifeLong Learning?
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Big Picture Learning | Shannon in Ottawa

Big Picture Learning | Shannon in Ottawa | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
New Post: Big Picture Learning http://t.co/YD7ZF1ph #cpchat...
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Book Review: Design for How People Learn, by Julie Dirksen by Clark N. Quinn : Learning Solutions Magazine

Book Review: Design for How People Learn, by Julie Dirksen by Clark N. Quinn : Learning Solutions Magazine | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Book Review: Design for How People Learn, by Julie Dirksen by Clark N.
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Math ability is inborn, study suggests | SmartPlanet

Math ability is inborn, study suggests | SmartPlanet | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Are you born with good math skills, or is it a product of practice? New research from Johns Hopkins University suggests it’s both.
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What Can Social Media Tell Us About American Society? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What Can Social Media Tell Us About American Society? [INFOGRAPHIC] | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
What can social media tell us about American society? This infographic thinks it has the answers.
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Learning with 'e's: The future is not here ... yet

Learning with 'e's: The future is not here ... yet | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
No - I'm just one more person who wants to know what might influence my professional life and my students' learning over the next year or two. We are all interested in the future, more or less. But trying to predict the ...
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Blogging from the Next Frontier of the Brain Forum - Dana Foundation

Blogging from the Next Frontier of the #Brain Forum #neuroscience http://ow.ly/5ZVKq...
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Recognize Face, But Don't Remember Name? - PsychCentral.com

Recognize Face, But Don't Remember Name? - PsychCentral.com | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
PsychCentral.comRecognize Face, But Don't Remember Name?PsychCentral.comTheir research is published in the Journal of Neuroscience.
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Interview: Polyglot and self-educator Alexander Arguelles, Ph.D. (Part 1 of 2) | Wide Awake Minds

Interview: Polyglot and self-educator Alexander Arguelles, Ph.D. (Part 1 of 2) | Wide Awake Minds | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Ideas about education policy, philosophy, and practice, with a special focus on self-education and lifelong learning. (RT @DavidMansaray: Alexander Arguelles is the epitome of what I want to become - great guy!
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Skip The Synapse | The Neuroscience of Changing Toxic Thinking Patterns (Psych Central)

The Neuroscience of Changing Toxic Thinking Patterns (Psych...
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Availability and its Effect on Learning

Availability and its Effect on Learning | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
As I was pondering what to write for a post this month, my five-year-old sat on the floor nearby playing with some frozen orange juice lids that I had made (Availability and its Effect on Learning:
As I was pondering what to write for a post ...
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The Neuroscience Of Change—Or How To Reset Your Brain

The Neuroscience Of Change—Or How To Reset Your Brain | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Learn how to rewire your brain by changing how you think through a simple four-step approach.
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Planets Mnemonic – How to Remember the Order of Planets Using Mnemonics | solar energy panels,tips.review

Planets Mnemonic – How to Remember the Order of Planets Using Mnemonics | solar energy panels,tips.review | How do people learn? | Scoop.it
Planets Mnemonic – How to Remember the Order of Planets Using Mnemonics: Planets Mnemonic – How to Remember the ...
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