Wild Code School

29 Flips | 1 Magazine | 6 Followers | @WildCodeSchool | La Wild Code School est une école numérique dont l’objectif est de combler le défaut de compétences numériques en formant des développeurs à portée des entreprises en quête de talents.

CES 2016: le rapport (tendances, panorama des sociétés françaises…)

Voici à l’heure prévue de la date prévue le <b>Rapport CES 2016</b>, onzième du genre ! Il reconstitue le puzzle du CES 2016 de Las Vegas et de l’actualité …

Numérique

Learning analytics don't just measure students' progress – they can shape it

As a society, we assess what we value. Within education, we use metrics and grades to give students a sense of what "good" looks like and how they can achieve this. That's the aim. In practice, we end up assessing the knowledge and skills that we are able to measure, and setting aside others that …

Radically rethinking education

Just as Amazon has gone from selling books to exploring package delivery by drone, higher education in the digital age is radically rethinking the …

Higher Education

Learning to Code Becomes Learning to Learn

Until recently, I was like Jane, but with technology. I used tech tools all day with little knowledge of their workings. And, despite my interactions …

Rapid-iteration teaching, and the evolution of education

<i>This is a guest post written by Marcus Phillips. Marcus is a lead instructor and cofounder at Hack Reactor, “The CS Degree for the 21st …

How learning to code might improve writing skills

0<p>SHARES<p>Look, I'd like to point out straight away that I'm not a pedant. I'm happy to blithely split infinitives whenever the opportunity presents …

Why Everyone From Bankers To Filmmakers Is Changing Careers And Learning To Code (Hint: It’s Where The Money Is)

Code schools, where aspiring filmmakers or seasoned bankers can learn to become software developers, are more numerous and popular than ever as a …

How One Man Hacks The Entire Travel Industry [w/ Justin Ross Lee]

How Nanodegrees Are Disrupting Higher Education

Online Learning<p>New "micro" online certification programs are changing the educational pathways to success in certain industries.<p>Udacity created quite …

Digital badges find their niche

A community effort is making badges practical in one cityThis summer, as schools let out, thousands of Pittsburgh students streamed into digital …

Education Technology

Three-Quarters of Students Say More Tech Would Improve Their Learning

Research<p>Nearly six in 10 students (56 percent) would feel more comfortable being in a digital class than an in-person class and almost three-quarters …

The “WHY” Guide to #Edchat topics

Although many educational models and pedagogies can seem like a conveyer belt of fads sometimes, many of them at least focus on one or two key …

Education Technology

Assessing Students as They Play

These assessment tasks shouldn’t be seen as "extra work" for the teacher. They offer valuable ways to unlock the instructional power of games and …

Teaching

Edtech and Elearning: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

September is approaching, the #BackToSchool promotions are in full swing, students are getting their exam results and thinking about higher …

Education Technology

Should MBAs Learn to Code?

<i>This post was originally published on the author’s blog. It has been edited slightly.</i><p>“Should I learn to code?”<p>MBAs who lack programming skills often ask this question when they pursue careers in technology companies.<p>Bloggers like Yipit co-founder Vin Vacanti have shared views on the payoff from …

B-Schools Finally Acknowledge: Companies Want MBAs Who Can Code

Companies want to hire technically skilled MBAs, and business schools are finally starting to get it. MBA programs equip students with management …

MOOCs and OERs for web talent: efficacy, acknowledgement and fit-for-purpose - A hybrid open panel at OER15

Area of interest: Higher EducationTraining & WorkLearning & SocietySummary: Europe is facing a shortage of a million workers in the web and …

Education

A Moonshot in Education Innovation: Amsterdam Goes Bottoms Up

<i>In collaboration with Judith Fischer</i><p>In a world where sci-fi writers are struggling to keep up with the fast-moving realities of the exponential age, education reform inadvertently lags far behind. This raises the question whether today's children are educated in a relevant, future oriented way. …

Innovation

The Largest EdTech Opportunity No One is Tackling

<b>By Shlomy Kattan</b><p>There are 36 million adults in the United States -- nearly 15% of the adult population -- who read at what are called "basic" and "below-basic" levels. While these individuals struggle to use the written word in work and life, as many as 3 in 4 of them have a smartphone. That's …

The Top 10 TED Talks For eLearning Professionals

<b>Top 10 TED Talks eLearning Professionals Should Not Miss</b><p><b>TED talks</b> are inspirational and innovative speeches that delve into the presenter's topic of …

Education Technology

Maker Spaces | Higher Ed Gamma

Experiential education is all the rage.<p>No longer confined to internships or study abroad, it now includes service learning opportunities, freshman …

The Crisis in Higher Education - MIT Technology Review

A hundred years ago, higher education seemed on the verge of a technological revolution. The spread of a powerful new communication network—the …

Université et numérique : à l'Ouest, du nouveau

#1 Les États-Unis inventent les Mooc de demain<p>Des Mooc diplômants, des Mooc payants, des Mooc pour entreprises... <b>Toujours à la recherche du bon</b> …

Startup

621+ Programming Resources

Origins from Jon Schoning, Sam Liao, Faraz Fallahi, Kevin Whinnery, Eric Elliot<p>Share it on Stumbleupon, Tumblr, Reddit<p>Hosting Credit<p>Digital Ocean: …

L'école numérique

La stratégie pour faire rentrer l'école dans l'ère numérique vise à développer un écosystème global de l'e-Education, depuis les contenus et services …

Collège

De l’importance du présentiel dans la formation et de l’avenir du blended learning

On a beaucoup parlé ces derniers temps des Moocs et de l’avenir de l’éducation en ligne. On a imaginé que les écoles et les universités physiques …

De pair à pair : apprendre en enseignant

De nombreux médias et toute une littérature font aujourd’hui la promotion d’un nouveau concept éducatif : l’apprentissage par les pairs …

L’Open Education, pour une formation agile de qualité

La connaissance ne surgit jamais <i>ex nihilo</i>. Einstein s’est appuyé sur les travaux de Poincaré, qui s’est lui-même inspiré de Newton, qui était un …