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Learning Curve: How College Graduates Solve Information Problems Once They Join the Workplace – Journalist's Resource: Research for Reporting, from Harvard Shorenstein Center

Learning Curve: How College Graduates Solve Information Problems Once They Join the Workplace – Journalist's Resource: Research for Reporting, from Harvard Shorenstein Center | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
2012 report from Project Information Literacy on the mismatch between college graduates' research skills and employer needs.
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Comic books in education? Schools embrace graphic novels as learning tool

Comic books in education? Schools embrace graphic novels as learning tool | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
CHICAGO — — In honors English class at Alan B. Shepard High School, sophomores are analyzing Truman Capotes "In Cold Blood" with the help of another book filled with drawings (Comic books in education?
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Learning with mobile technologies | United Nations Educational ...

Learning with mobile technologies | United Nations Educational ... | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
How can mobile technologies advance literacy for all, especially in countries that are “book-poor but mobile-rich”? How can they support teachers' professional development to improve education quality?
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Bringing the context back into learning: Thijs De Vries at TEDxUHasselt | Learning & Development Reinvented

Bringing the context back into learning: Thijs De Vries at TEDxUHasselt | Learning & Development Reinvented | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Games are usually considered just for fun or even a waste of time. Thijs de Vries does not agree: in this talk, he shares his vision on how gaming techniques... (RT @thijsdevries: How cool! My #TEDx talk is online!
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50 Top Sources Of Free eLearning Courses

50 Top Sources Of Free eLearning Courses | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
50 Top Sources Of Free eLearning Courses (50 Top Sources Of Free #eLearning Courses http://t.co/y542KVYg #teaching #education #HigherEd #ictev #edtech)...
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Mobile Learning: 5 Advantages and 5 Disadvantages - Edudemic

Mobile Learning: 5 Advantages and 5 Disadvantages - Edudemic | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Learning is becoming more mobile and easier for the average student. So what are the advantages and disadvantages of mobile learning? Is easier better?
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The 5 Elements of Effective Learning: understanding the learning brain: Amazon.co.uk: Richard Lindo: Books

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The 5 Elements of Effective Learning: understanding the learning brain: Amazon.co.uk: Richard Lindo: Books (Great new booklet for teachers: 'The 5 Elements of Effective Learning' http://t.co/QV5jFIgr)...
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What Teachers Really Think About Game-Based Learning - Edudemic

What Teachers Really Think About Game-Based Learning - Edudemic | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Game-based learning may be one of the bigger buzzwords of the year along with the likes of project-based learning and MOOCs.
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Daphne Koller: What we're learning from online education | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free -- not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn.
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Rethinking Learning: The 21st Century Learner | MacArthur Foundation | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century

Rethinking Learning: The 21st Century Learner | MacArthur Foundation | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
From cell phone and video games to Facebook and YouTube, digital media are changing the way young people play and socialize in the 21st century. Learn more a...
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Online learning has uses — and abuses - Boston Globe

Online learning has uses — and abuses Boston Globe It is with much interest and some concern that I read your Dec. 19 editorial “Online classes in schools aren't just a way to save money,” regarding online learning at high schools in Manchester, N.H.
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Spaces for Teaching, Spaces for Learning | Centre for Teaching ...

Spaces for Teaching, Spaces for Learning | Centre for Teaching ... | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
During Celebrate Learning Week, faculty and staff discussed the innovative use of learning spaces across campus.
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Learning Analytics & Knowledge (LAK) Data Challenge launched ...

Recently, Linked Education, SOLAR and the LinkedUp project released the LAK dataset, making available metadata as well as full text of a range of publications about learning analytics and educational data mining.
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Massive Open Online Courses Prove Popular, if Not Lucrative Yet

Massive Open Online Courses Prove Popular, if Not Lucrative Yet | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
New companies are partnering with universities to offer online courses, in an effort that could define the future of higher education — if anyone can figure out how to make money.
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How The Memory Works In Learning

How The Memory Works In Learning | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
How The Memory Works In Learning: neuroscience, memory, cognition, judy willis (How The Memory Works In Learning http://t.co/0XUNCz68 via @teachthought)...
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Trends in Learning Technologies to Watch in 2013

Trends in Learning Technologies to Watch in 2013 | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Social/Informal Learning, Mobile Learning, Video – these three items have been “hot” for several years now, both in education and the corporate sector. Many are excited about them but the adoption of them has been slower ...
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Chomsky on work, learning and freedom — Crooked Timber

New Left Project has a wonderful interview with Noam Chomsky on work, learning and freedom. It really brings out the more attractive anarchist side of Chomsky's personality and politics. He's particularly eloquent on the ...
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University of Maryland expands online learning - Baltimore Sun

University of Maryland expands online learning - Baltimore Sun | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
University of Maryland expands online learning Baltimore Sun "There are two things we're seeking: new strategies that will improve learning outcomes and lower costs," said University System of Maryland Chancellor William E.
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Core Strategies for Innovation and Reform in Learning

Core Strategies for Innovation and Reform in Learning | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Core Strategies for Innovation and Reform in Learning (Core Strategies for Innovation and Reform in Learning: http://t.co/ajEnjeSz via @edutopia #elearning #learning #education)...
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Harnessing Innovation Through More Knowledge Part 2 of a 3-Part Series on ... - B-EYE-Network

Harnessing Innovation Through More Knowledge Part 2 of a 3-Part Series on ...
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Visual Learning Systems Launches Interactive STEM iPad Textbook ...

Visual Learning Systems Launches Interactive STEM iPad Textbook ... | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Visual Learning Systems (VLS) has launched a first of its kind textbook for the iPad that you should know about.
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25 Tablet Idea to Enhance Learning Experiences - Getting Smart

25 Tablet Idea to Enhance Learning Experiences - Getting Smart | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
How cool would it have been to be able to draw, write, and learn directly onto my own computer? As the years went on, people theorized that laptops would take over the classroom, but the price of these devices was too high for a 1 to 1 ratio.
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Project-Based Learning Research: Evidence-Based Components of Success

Project-Based Learning Research: Evidence-Based Components of Success | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
There are some critical elements to consider when applying project-based learning in the classroom. Edutopia's research analyst recommends these research-proven steps.
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Does Mobile Learning Work? - DefenseNews.com

Does Mobile Learning Work? - DefenseNews.com | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
Does Mobile Learning Work? DefenseNews.com Todd Richmond, director of advanced prototype development and transition at the University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies, said his gut feeling is that what a user gets out of...
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4 Ways I Document My Own Learning in Class - Edudemic

4 Ways I Document My Own Learning in Class - Edudemic | Knowledge and Learning Systems | Scoop.it
There is a lot written about documenting learning in class. How do we capture what happens as they acquire knowledge?
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