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Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2006) - Summary

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

2004 Agree with Mayer's 2004 recommendation that we "move educational reform efforts from the fuzzy and unproductive world of ideology Note: I'm posting this as an example of a rigorous examination and deconstruction of an academic paper. Bruner, 1961; Papert, 1980; Steffe& Gale,1995). person carrys out action, sees effect ii.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

with back-to-back meetings in New York City, one of which I was the host for. and GIO 2.0. But where do the problems come from in the first place?

Doc Searls Weblog · Future to Newspapers: Jump in the river

Doc Searls

42 comments Comments feed for this article Trackback link: [link] Dave Winer on October 19, 2007 at 7:55 am Thanks Doc!! It’s olds.

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An Amazing Story About a Certified Asshole on This American Life.

Bob Sutton

April 2007: Tips for dealing with workplace jerks. As regular readers of Work Matters know, since I published The No Asshole Rule in 2007 (or really, since I published a short essay on the rule  in Harvard Business Review in 2004) I have since been deluged with stories about certified assholes of every stripe. Bob Sutton.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: A Key Trend for 2007 - and Beyond

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Home Archives Subscribe « Applying "Lean" Thinking to Healthcare Solutions | Main | Outsourcing and Collaboration » January 01, 2007 A Key Trend for 2007 - and Beyond As the New Year begins, it is traditional to review key events from the last year and make predictions for the coming one. What a difference a year makes!

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Re-inventing the Corporate Research Lab

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Since 2004 Blue Gene has been number one in the Top500 list of the most powerful supercomputers in the world. Paul seemingly agrees.

Hard Finding Good Developers / Designers

Tony Karrer

from 2005 (an all time high) 79 percent of IT workers work in IT-reliant companies (health care and financial services, industries enabled by IT but not focused on IT) From 2000 to 2004, the number of incoming US undergraduates planning to major in Computer Science dropped by 60%. Estimated 1.5 We simply can't find people to fill positions.

Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2006) - Readings

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

wrote: Klahr and Nigam (2004) in a very important study, not only tested whether science learners learned more via a discovery versus direct instruction route but also, once learning had occurred, whether the quality of learning differed. But here again, as with Klahr and Nigam (2004), “direct instruction” appears to mean to Kirschner et al.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: A Grand Challenge Crying Out for Leadership

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Home Archives Subscribe « Innovation, Fundamental Research and Universities | Main | Talent, Unpredictability, and The Strategy Paradox » December 03, 2007 A Grand Challenge Crying Out for Leadership The November 25 Sunday New York Times included yet another editorial bemoaning "The High Cost of Health Care." 

Free Learning and Control Learning: On the So-Called Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Text of my presentation to SURF Education Days, 13 November 2007, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2007): Summary. Kirschner, Sweller, Clark (2007): Readings. Slides, audio and video are also available. 1. It’s been widely cited. raise questions. Is the work grounded in research? That is control learning.

Billions for Babysitting

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Responding to Alice Miles , in the Times, via Joanne Jacobs. It’s really irresponsible journalism. Instead of citing statistics showing that lower income people actually use the service, she quotes her friend. Probably such statistics do not exist. Clearly she wants the service closed. She will go on an on about how it doesn’t help poor people.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Moving On

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Home Archives Subscribe « Well Functioning Business Ecosystems | Main | Thank You » January 22, 2007 Moving On After thirty-seven years at IBM, I will be retiring this coming June. Posted by: Tim Dempsey | January 22, 2007 at 10:49 AM I'm sorry to hear you're retiring from IBM. Why is that? from Tramadol great buy.

Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Summary of a panel discussion at CADE-AMTEC 2007 featuring Terry Anderson, george Siemens and Dave Cormier. The text was written two years before it was published - your textbook of 2007 was written in 2003. Taxonomy of the 'many' - Group: conscious membership, leadership and organization, rules and guidelines, privacy controls, etc.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: The Golden Rule

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Posted on March 23, 2007 at 02:11 PM in Diversity , Society and Culture | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The Golden Rule : Comments Well said. Posted by: Patrick Mueller | March 23, 2007 at 07:03 PM Just a little bit of a correction. OK by you? Thank you. Bravo!

Naming Does Not Necessitate Existence

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

2004). 2004). Responding to Learning is Scaffolded Construction by Mark H. Bickhard. OK, the core of the argument is here. Everything before it leads to it, and everything after follows from it: Encoding models can tempt the presupposition of a passive mind: neither the wax nor the transducing retina need to be endogenously active.

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

Posted on December 23rd, 2007 by Harold Jarche It looks like social media (wikis, blogs & social networking) are going the way of e-learning and knowledge management (KM). " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? That means big companies charging big fees for cookie-cutter solutions.

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Growing a Bigger Brain with a Larger Social Network

Eide Neurolearning

But is having a bigger amygdala better? Actually the data about having a larger vs. smaller amygdala is still unclear.

Personal Knowledge Mastery

Harold Jarche

In 2004 this was by following early bloggers and also by blogging myself. The earliest post in that selection is from 2007.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

Talks about a meta-analysis (Bernard et al 2004) on distancev classroom….most First, for full disclosure.I So now onto my first two sessions.

Harold Jarche » Learning is Conversation

Harold Jarche

Home About Consulting Contact Key Posts Clients Toolbox Français Harold Jarche Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe by e-mail Twitter Faves planetrussell: "Globalization creates interlocking fragility, while giving the appearance of stability." " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. Thesis #1: Learning is conversation. Jarche, H.

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Non-Research Citations in the Siemens Research Study

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

2004). 2007). Defending himself against my criticism of his recently released research study on distance and online learning, George Siemens tweets: Au contraire mon frère. There are many non-research articles cites, with a particular preference toward foundations, consultants, a few blogs and news and magazine articles. 2011). 2013).

Smart Homes - Building for America's Bravest

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In the Fall of 2007, I taught a graduate course in MIT - Technology-based Business Transformation.  Through his portrayal of Lt.

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A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The business world is particularly awash with such trendy buzzwords.  Examples abound, including core competencies , paradigm shift , and synergy.  .

Site Redesign

Harold Jarche

jarche.com March 2004. jarche.com Feb 2007. If this site is popular, it is because of the content, not the design. jarche.com Aug 2010.

Seven years and 95 theses

Harold Jarche

2004 - Lee LeFever hits the nail on the head with this  Esse Quam Videre (to be rather than seem) post about weblogging in business. At them.

Harold Jarche » T&D Learning in 2020

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Canada

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Can Innovation Continue to Drive Long-Term Economic Growth?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Has the ideas machine broken down? is the lead article in the January 12 issue of The Economist.  But since the 1970s humanity has been coasting.

Your character strengths

Jay Cross

2007). 2007; Proctor, Maltby, & Linley, 2009; Ruch et al., 2007; Shimai et al., 2007). 2007). 2007).

From Trash Cans to Nokia: Is Creativity Innovation?

Steve Denning

In 2004, researchers at Nokia, the world’s leading mobile phone company, presented a prototype of a new kind of mobile phone to the senior management. In 2007, Apple [AAPL] introduced the iPhone with precisely the features that Nokia’s management had opted not to pursue. Since 2007, Nokia shares have lost almost half their value.

Harold Jarche » Interdependent Learning

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? The learner is dependent on others. when you job shadow. 

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A Homecoming Trip To Cambodia

Beth Kanter

That time is this week! Leng graduated from college and is married.   My children will meet her for the first time. Housekeeping

Harold Jarche » Seeing What’s Next

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? better. With early motivation to enter this emerging [.]

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The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

van der Pol, 2007) Companies like Verizon are offering fibre-optics to the home. Bsales & Bsales, 2007) Other computers selling for less than $300 quickly followed, including the Intel Classmate and the Asus EEE. Gruber, 2007) These two tensions come to a head in the domain of computer conferencing. Web 2.0

Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.

Bob Sutton

April 2007: Tips for dealing with workplace jerks. 2004 Changing Minds: The Art and Science of Changing Our Own and Other People’s Min ds , by Howard Gardner. 2007 Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction , by Thomas K. Reuters: Business Books -- Titles that got attention in 2007. Bob Sutton.

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A New Style of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Tom himself made such a transition when in 2004 he left his position as the Silicon Valley reporter for the Financial Times to found Silicon Valley Watcher , one of the first journalists to leave a position with a major newspapers to make a living as a journalist blogger. In some ways, this is the way Hollywood has been working for decades. 

Critical Thinking and Knowledge Domains

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Journal of Developmental Education, v28 n2 p36-37 Win 2004. English Journal, v97 n1 p83-88 Sep 2007. You write, "critical thinking generally means 'close reading,'", but that suggests to me that you don't know what critical reasoning is, not that critical reasoning is somehow deficient. The same with critical thinking. Not anywhere.?

Harold Jarche » Free-agents and natural enterprises are better value

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Canada

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The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here we have a graph of the social networkenvironment from 2007 and what it’s doing is using the language of maps inorder to talk about something that is very much not mappable. took this photograph in 2004, and if youlook at it really closely it’s a fish and fish guts. No problem at all. We can depict both of those asnetworks. Not so.

Five Key Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In its 2010 Speech from the Throne , the Government of Ontario, Canada announced its intention to create an Ontario Online Institute (OOI) to support online learning in the province as part of the Open Ontario Plan. I was asked to provide some initial recommendations for that initiative, in the form of responses to five questions. HRSDC.

Smokey the Wonder Dog, RIP

Jay Cross

Smokey appeared on the first slide of most of my presentations from 2004 to 2007.