Digital Learning 4.0: How to Guarantee Measurable Learner Impact Where Others Have Failed

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Challenge: making sure students have complted all of the personal study before they attend the face-to-face session. We use videos, high-quality readings, or engaging case studies. don't give me a case study from three years ago - maybe three days or three weeks ago.

How To 207

The Organization Needs to Ask Itself Tough Questions to Survive

Dan Pontefract

It is alleged that during a tour of the NASA Space Center, President Lyndon Johnson came upon a janitor at work in the building where the lunar module was being housed.

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EPortfolios and Badges Workshop - #OEB14

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Each module has six sections: objectives, questions, investigate, activities, etc. The course isn''t available yet - we have the structure and write-throughs as the modules, but what we hope to get from you is input from you. Most of the cases referred to higher education.

Module 254

From Courses to Campaigns : using the 70:20:10 approach

Charles Jennings

Business education has understood this fact for years, but rather than designing ways that allow experienced business school professors to support and mentor managers to solve their own real problems in their own context, most use a proxy called the case method.

Course 219

A ship without sails: Why single source is integral to blended learning


In nearly 46 percent of organizations, decision-makers at the highest levels—largely chief learning officers—are more likely to be the ones controlling the spending than human resources professionals, and executives are establishing learning strategies in more than half of all those cases.

Module 190

Online Newspaper Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These are sites set up using Drupal and then expanded with various modules. There are four newspaper-specific Drupal module packages: * NodeStream - publish content in newspaper style * OpenPublish - OpenPublish is an online news platform that emphasizes visitor engagement and ease of content creation. Modules for facebook like and Disqus comments. In which case you get a " Page Not Fount" error. 99 setup fee in some cases, $39/month hosting.

Start with the 70. Plan for the 100.

Charles Jennings

12 page bibliography with a wealth of references to supporting papers, books, articles, case studies and other material. 10 solutions include training and development courses and programmes, eLearning modules and reading.

How to Help Students Succeed by Taking Ownership of Their Learning Online Through Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And Hayden is saying I like the responsibility placed on the student can personal learning and but face as in this case, we need to know students and their abilities first that's an interesting point faith. How to have module based schedules.

How To 206

Evaluating Networks and their Effectiveness

Beth Kanter

Evaluation can also help foundations get the feedback they need to modulate their role and influence. We need case studies that are prospective, real time, and that analyze the different choices and components of network action (and not simply a story). Notes from Discussion.

E-Mediat: Social Media Capacity Building for NGOs in the Arab World

Beth Kanter

In Morocco, the team has been sharing case studies about how NGOs have put the lessons in the workshop into practice. Flickr Photo by SMEX Beirut.

Module 104

A grain of sand: Innovation diffusion

Dave Snowden

You can only understand a complex system by interacting with it, it cannot be studied in abstract. Cases (single narratives) and models are nothing to do with innovation As Jim March says they perpetuate what is known. There are also case studies here and here.

Beyond the Course

Nigel Paine

It was a fascinating day, as idea, followed case study, followed comments from the 100 or so delegates. It an excellent example of applying a magazine logic to what could have been a pile of dry learning modules that would probably have been ignored.

A Crash Course in Design Thinking for Network Leadership Skills

Beth Kanter

The session was an introduction to design thinking methods and to generate ideas for instructional modules for networked leadership development. Last month, I participated in a Design Thinking Lab with network leadership practitioners convened by the Leadership Learning Community.

An Updated Business Model for Training Vendors

Dan Pontefract

Short 5-7 minute videos, podcasts, screen-caps, articles, case studies, job aids, knowledge nuggets, etc. — all in the name of ensuring our employees can get a particular morsel of competence in a manageable duration, and not have to fight through a 5-day course or 6-hour eLearning module to do so. First of all, I hate the word training.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Skills for the 21st Century - Engineering Systems Solutions to Real World Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Over the past decade, several studies have considered how to restructure engineering education and other technical educational programs to better equip students with the skills required for 21st century careers. Other interesting real-world cases are in the planning stages as well.

Skills 130

Monday Broken ID Series: Seriation

Clark Quinn

We had the elements of each of the 3 modules labeled from a learner perspective (e.g. Now, you may have heard of case-, problem- or project-based learning. In this case, before you present the concept, you present either an example (a case-study) or a problem.

Module 130

NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Curated by NTEN, the community will work in a networked way to help identify the best existing resources, people, and case studies that will give nonprofit organizations the knowledge and resources they need to be the media. Visit the module outline to see more about content and the process for building it out.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Nancy White on why Sharepoint is NOT the solution you’ve been looking for (and I agree). [.] # Ian Morrish on 27 Mar 2009 at 3:17 pm Some people do get it right… [link] Gartner case study on Pfizer (41,000 active users) SharePoint deployment. #

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Nancy White on why Sharepoint is NOT the solution you’ve been looking for (and I agree). [.] # Ian Morrish on 27 Mar 2009 at 3:17 pm Some people do get it right… [link] Gartner case study on Pfizer (41,000 active users) SharePoint deployment. #

Think anew, Act anew: Scenario Planning

Dave Snowden

Military plans are almost inevitable based on scenarios and they are frequently tested through war games that are intended to prevent complacency (although there are some famous cases where the "enemy" won the war game, but the original plan was maintained with inevitable consequences). One of the key distinctions between military and commercial/government scenario planning is that in the latter case there is no enemy, or rather the enemy is the wider environment.

Module 149

The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And the tablet is an invaluable work environment for people who need to be mobile (we see cases such as tablets for pilots and health care workers, for example). In Canada we look at cases like this south of the border and this reinforces our desire for public ( non-discriminatory ) health and auto insurance. But there's no real evidence that this is the case. The charter school phenomenon is an excellent case study.

The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Ties Boerma, “Maternal Education and Child Survival: A Comparative Study of Survey Data from 17 Countries,” Social Science and Medicine 36 (9) [May 1993]: 1207–27.)

Change 133

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Probably the most representative (and most saturated) market is the language learning market, where providers market audio and video clips, flash cards and memory aids, study guides, and much more. In very few cases was ‘ASCII content’ marketable. As it was ten years ago, the model is that of a group of people starting at the same time, studying the same materials at the same pace, and ending at the same time.

Ethical Codes and Learning Analytics

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The full set of ethical codes is displayed, with readers invited to notice the ways in which they differ from each other, in Appendix 1: An Ethical Codes Reader, with references linking back to the full code in question, for further study as desired by the reader.