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Metacognitive Activity?

Clark Quinn

So, for seek, we start with reading what comes into your fees, searching about particular topics, and asking questions of your network.

Activities for Integrating Learning

Clark Quinn

The learning process is broken up into a series of activities. For your consideration. As they work on the deliverable, they’re supported.

Innovation is a network activity

Harold Jarche

These are serious questions to ask at another time of rising sea levels. What about an entire society? No networks, no learning. Innovation

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.

Active Data Logging Doesn’t Work

Adaptive Path

It was, and still is, very interesting and useful information for me and, with few exceptions, I’ve tracked my physical activity every day since.

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Some Puzzling Questions about Innovation in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Gordon asks the provocative question, ‘Is growth over?’ We’ll respond: ‘Not a chance. Those figures have been drastically reversing since then. 

Internet Activities Do NOT Affect Adolescence Development

Dan Pontefract

Mills states: Current evidence suggests that typical Internet activities do not impair social development during adolescence.

Types and proportions of learning activities?

Clark Quinn

Yes, a mini-scenario of one question is essentially a multiple choice (though better written with a context and a decision), but really things tend to be bundled up, and you at least need branching scenarios. I’ve been on quite the roll of late, calling out some bad practices and calling for learning science. What does that mean?

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Leadership Thoughts: Master the Art of Active Listening

Luis Suarez

Of course, I am talking about Listening , or, better said, Active Listening. . And here we are! Yes, the best one there is out there still! .

Czech Course Followup Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked the following questions after my presentation to CZ Course RVP_VT21 yesterday: (Elements of Coop.) In my paper ' How to Be Heard ' I recommend that people use other blogs and articles as starting points for their own creative activities. But the question really doesn't make sense in this context. take a lot here.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. mean, I * love* them to bits! live them.

The Big Question: How to assess learning initiatives…

Jay Cross

Furthermore, asking open-ended questions yields a lot more meaningful information than check-boxes and rating scales. That’s a pipe dream.

Patent Activity and the State of US Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

This is a timely report given recent concerns that the US might be losing its innovation edge.  But, Has the Ideas Machine Broken Down? history.”.

Be mindful, meaningful, and masterly: 3 questions for Bruce Nussbaum

Dan Pink

Because his book is so interesting, I asked him to answer a few questions for Pink Blog readers. * * *. 1. First we had IQ. Next came EQ.

Be mindful, meaningful, and masterly: 3 questions for Bruce Nussbaum

Dan Pink

Because his book is so interesting, I asked him to answer a few questions for Pink Blog readers. * * *. 1. First we had IQ. Next came EQ.

Active Training: To Get Nonprofit Audiences Engaged, Keep Them Moving

Beth Kanter

Energizers are activities designed to awaken a sleeping audience or activate a jaded one. And to make it more fun, I awarded prizes.

The Hows and Whys of Gamification: 4 Questions for Kevin Werbach

Dan Pink

Today’s digital platforms also make it possible to incorporate game elements into existing activities in ways that were never possible before.

Global insights into fear of failure, entrepreneurial activity, and gender balance in entrepreneurs

Ross Dawson

One of the interesting issues I have been looking at is how varying fear of failure impacts entrepreneurial activity, as shown in the table below.

Questioning Pedagogy

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was given a reminder of the promises I made regarding my talk next week, which has to do with the pedagogical underpinning for personal learning. Probably others have a much greater base of knowledge regarding pedagogy particularly, so I hesitate to offer models for specific situations. would imagine people in the field have those well in hand.

5 Ways to Build and Activate a Community for Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Beth Kanter

Ways to Build and Activate a Community for Your Crowdfunding Campaign guest post by  Sourabh Sharma. I can remember it like it was yesterday.

Should you drink bottled water? (And other questions for Charles Fishman)

Dan Pink

So I asked the man whom many call “Fish” to answer a few questions for PinkBlog readers. But that era is ending, he says. Reading

Spike activity 24-06-2016

Mind Hacks

The Question Still Haunts Autism. complex question tackled over at NPR. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Why do some children thrive in adult life despite a background of violence and neglect? Fascinating piece from Mosaic. Ask British neuroscientists, they’re probably weighing up their options right now.

2011-02-04 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Nature on a new list of the ten biggest questions in social science research. Can magnetically stimulating the brain produce Eureka moments?

Trainer’s Notebook: Integrating Thinking and Feedback Activities

Beth Kanter

This was the first 90 minutes of the workshop, and while content and interaction kept in active learning mode — the next step was a synthesis.

To Promote or Not to Promote? (…and Is That The Question?):GlobalGiving’s Experiment With Facebook Promoted Posts

Beth Kanter

To Promote or Not to Promote? (…and Is That The Question?):GlobalGiving’s Listen. Learn. Repeat. First Thing First: What’s our Goal? change.

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. mean, I * love* them to bits! live them.

Spike activity 17-04-2015

Mind Hacks

Aeon asks an interesting question: throughout evolutionary history, we never saw anything like a montage. Great coverage from the BPS Research Digest. So why do we hardly notice the cuts in movies ? There’s an excellent Motherboard documentary on the contested future of autonomous military robots you can watch online. To the bunkers!

What Are Good Things About Having A Lousy Boss? - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

Learning to listen to others and to ask smart questions is more important. 5. 14. "Am I a success or a failure?" is not a very useful question. Jimmy Maloney is right, work is an overrated activity. have a weird question for Work Matters readers, one I've been fretting over for a couple weeks.  Bob Sutton.

To Dream is to Question

Martijn Linssen

What do you question today Compare this to mind-numbing staff meetings, where “we go around the table and update everyone.”. But wait. 

To Dream is to Question

Martijn Linssen

What do you question today Compare this to mind-numbing staff meetings, where “we go around the table and update everyone.”. But wait. 

To Dream is to Question

Martijn Linssen

What do you question today Compare this to mind-numbing staff meetings, where “we go around the table and update everyone.”. But wait. 

2011-01-14 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Edge asks it’s annual question: What scientific concept would improve everybody’s cognitive toolkit? Can you build a better brain?

Hosting a Day of Giving? The Knight Foundation Playbook Answers Your Questions

Beth Kanter

Below is a summary of answers to some questions during the webinar and related resources on the  Giving Day Playbook. ET Thursday Sept.

From Passive to Active Learners - Consumers to Creators

Eide Neurolearning

If you really want to work your brain, your learning should be active and not passive. Fifteen-year-old U.S. The pot needs to be stirred.

A Series of Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

With individual courses came individual textbooks designed for specific courses, and with distance education came complete course packages with textbooks and designed learning packages describing sequences of activities and interactions. The second installment in my contribution to the iDC discussion. Let me explain.

The case against passion | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

The case against passion In this month’s Sunday Telegraph column , I discuss my least favorite question in the world: “What’s your passion?”.

Responses to Questions on Technology and Schools

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This is a very large question with no simple answer. This question suggests two different sorts of contrasts. Are these ‘teaching tools’?

“Can experience be designed?” Yes. No. Wait, yes. But.

Adaptive Path

You cannot design an experience itself, because experience requires interpretation, an activity that belongs to the individual. We believe the central question is not “Can experience be designed?&# but “Can design be practiced independent of medium?&# Tags: Experience Design Questions

The Most Important Question (2)

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

His questions are in italics: 1. With respect to control over student learning, my own inclination is to allow professors only a minimum of control, ideally none (though it is again part of the research question regarding how much, and under what conditions, learning can occur absent professorial control).

Spike activity 24-06-2016

Mind Hacks

The Question Still Haunts Autism. complex question tackled over at NPR. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Why do some children thrive in adult life despite a background of violence and neglect? Fascinating piece from Mosaic. Ask British neuroscientists, they’re probably weighing up their options right now.