1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools

June 10, 2016

Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools, which lists over 1,000 tools  in 4 main categories as…

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New Trends in Online Learning ~ Stephen Downes

June 10, 2016

Online learning, new media, connectivism, MOOCs, personal learning environments, new literacy, and more from Stephen Downes

Source: New Trends in Online Learning ~ Stephen Downes

Especially note:

Slide 17:
Collaboration is working together for an agreed-upon objective
Cooperation is sharing freely with no expectation of direct reciprocation

Slides 24f:
Learning is: Context-sensitive, engaging, personal.
“The airplane cockpit is no place for a two week course.”
27: Learning is personal not personalized.
Personalized is about what instructor does for student and defines an ideal state and starts with content > practice with a test at the end.
Personal is about what learner does for one’s self and defines a desired state and starts with practice > content with application at the end.

Slide 31: Learning Outcomes
“Learning a discipline is a total state and not a collection of specific states”
It is expressed functionally (can you perform as a pastor) rather than cognitively (can you state facts related to ministry of do pastoral tasks)

20 Web Tools and Apps for Learners to Create Fun Videos – Teacher Reboot Camp

June 9, 2016

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Interested In The Moodle Academy? ~ Stephen Downes

May 15, 2016

Online learning, new media, connectivism, MOOCs, personal learning environments, new literacy, and more from Stephen Downes

Source: Interested In The Moodle Academy? ~ Stephen Downes

Announcing SyntaxNet: The World’s Most Accurate Parser Goes Open Source

May 15, 2016

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The Open Syllabus Project

February 23, 2016

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Creating Visually Appealing Content [Infographic] – ChurchMag

October 25, 2015

Whether it is an announcement video, the bulletins we hand out, or the social media post we share, we need to be cognizant of the impact of design.

Source: Creating Visually Appealing Content [Infographic] – ChurchMag

How to Use Diigo’s New Outlining Tool: Social Bookmarking Made Easy

October 25, 2015

Social bookmarking is the modern student’s research tool. As I share in Reinventing Writing, research and pre-writing helps a student start strong. But how? Here’s your answer: Diigo has a fantastic new outlining tool! Before students write, have them turn in their outlines to you. Also, require that they rephrase their research sources at the point they […]

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Teaching Matters: Down with Learning Objectives | A Wee Blether

April 22, 2015

Teaching Matters: Down with Learning Objectives | A Wee Blether.

The Educators’ Guide to Infographics

March 5, 2015

The Educators’ Guide to Infographics.