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M.I.T. Game-Changer: Free Online Education For All - Forbes

M.I.T. Game-Changer: Free Online Education For All - Forbes | Informal Learning | Scoop.it

"Freedom [is] the first-born daughter of science." --Thomas Jefferson to Francois D'Ivernois, 1795. ME 9:297

 

"For Wall Street Occupiers or other decriers of the “social injustice” of college tuition, here’s a curveball bound to scramble your worldview: a totally free college education regardless of your academic performance or background."

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European report on the future of learning

European report on the future of learning | Informal Learning | Scoop.it

From the executive summary:
Personalisation, collaboration and informal learning will be at the core of learning in the future. The increased pace of change will bring new skills and competences to the fore, in particular generic, transversal and cross-cutting skills….

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informal learning @ the informal education homepage

informal learning @ the informal education homepage | Informal Learning | Scoop.it

All of a sudden a number of researchers and policy pundits have rediscovered ‘informal learning’. But is there really such a thing? We explore the theory and practice of 'informal learning'

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» You can’t manage informal learning – only the use of informal media Learning in the Social Workplace

» You can’t manage informal learning – only the use of informal media Learning in the Social Workplace | Informal Learning | Scoop.it

Recently I’ve been reading more and more blog posts and articles that talk of how to “manage informal learning”, so I thought it was time for another post of my own that tries to explain how this is actually misleading, and in fact misses the big picture in terms of the importance of informal learning in the workplace, and L&D’s role in supporting it.

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60+ educational resources to teach yourself anything.

60+ educational resources to teach yourself anything. | Informal Learning | Scoop.it
This collection of links and applications highlights over 60 quality educational resources that are available on the web.
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