Ankit Mittal

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Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff

The New Psychology of Success (2000), Dweck developed a continuum upon which people can be placed, based upon their understandings about where …

4 crazy ideas from Stanford about the future of college

In 2013, student groups at the design schoolat Stanford University started to tackle an interesting question: what will an undergraduate education at Stanford look like at the turn of the 22nd century?<p>They came up with four ideas, all of which look very different than the typical undergraduate …

Sir Ken Robinson: Creativity Is In Everything, Especially Teaching

Creativity can seem like an abstract concept, but having a definition can give a learner the power to practice it on a regular basis.<br>[[ This is a …

A University's Success with Flipped Learning Began by Phasing Out Lectures

While some universities are wondering how to integrate online coursework into their classes, Adelaide University is actively phasing out lectures.<p>The …

How universities are using data to stop students dropping out

As universities accept students from increasingly diverse backgrounds, institutions are finding new ways to target support effectively<p>“With a shrinking demographic, these institutions are competing for students and if they keep doing what they’ve always done, they’ll get the same results,” says …

5 Research-Based Tips for Providing Students with Meaningful Feedback

So what exactly are the most effective ways to use feedback in educational settings?<p>Although there is no quick or easy answer to this question, here …

MIT in new collaboration to transform teaching in the digital age

MIT Professor Eric Klopfer is co-leading MIT’s new teacher training initiative, along with ODL’s Vijay Kumar.<p>MIT does not have an education school, …

Higher Education

Microsoft 365 Blog

We’re pleased to announce the availability of Learning Tool Interoperability (LTI) support for Office Mix and the addition of Microsoft to the IMS …

Education Technology

Booklet on Evolving Learning for the New Digital Era

<i>Inside Higher Ed</i> is pleased to release today “Evolving Learning for the New Digital Era,” our latest print-on-demand booklet. Articles focus on …

7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future

<b>Tomorrow’s Learning Today: 7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b><i>(Ed note: This post has been updated from a 2013 post)</i>So we’re …

Education Technology

The Mobile Learning Landscape 2015 Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on May 24, 2015<p>Widespread adoption of smartphones and tablets has fuelled extensive interest among learning professionals about the use of …

Some Challenges in Implementing Technology in Teaching

I love Twitter for many reasons, but most of all because, in my own experience and use of it, it has been an excellent way to connect with people and …

Out of Africa: e-learning makes further education a reality for tens of thousands | Mark Anderson

As the eLearning Africa conference gets underway in Addis Ababa, there is a growing recognition that online courses can boost further education access<p>Zuhur Yasin has never been to the US, but she holds a bachelor’s degree from an American university. Part of Yasin’s studies in Somaliland, a …

What Meaningful Reflection On Student Work Can Do for Learning

iStock<i>The following excerpt is from “Authentic Learning in the Digital Age: Engaging Students Through Inquiry,” by Larissa Pahomov. This excerpt is</i> …

How Unconventional, Experiential Learning Is Reshaping Higher Education

“More caffeine, please!” My inner voice craves. I stare attentively at the same macroeconomic graph with X, Y, and Z axes on the projector screen for the <i>nth</i> time. In class the next day, the professor provides another interpretation of her theory. “Has she any real-world work experience?” I ask …

Entrepreneurship

The Future Of Education: Truths, Lies And Wishful Thinking

<i>Part of our series of conversations with leading teachers, thinkers and activists on education issues</i><p>Jordan Shapiro's recent post in <i>Forbes</i> in which he laid out four misconceptions about the future of education, caught my attention because, like much of his work, he tries to take a cattle prod to …

Teaching

Non-Linear Instructional Design

A great Twitter conversation recently got me thinking about non-linear instructional design. Now, of course, we often look at instructional design …

Instructional Design

edX to build new mobile learning experience

Collaboration will help edX increase access to education for millions around the world.<p>edX and Qualcomm Education, Inc., a global provider of …

MOOCs

A Teenager’s View on Education Technology

<b>By Soraya Shockley,</b> <b>Youth Radio</b><p>Remember when a TI-84 was the most technologically advanced tool in the classroom? I don’t! Tech has always been a part …

With $3.5M In Funding, MathCrunch Wants To Provide Mobile Tutoring For High School And College Students

It’s tough to find a good tutor, and it’s even tougher to find a good tutor on short notice. MathCrunch is trying to change that, with a mobile app that provides on-demand tutoring for students at a low price. To pursue that goal, the company has raised $3.5 million in seed funding to expand and …

Reviews for Instructional Ideas and Technology Tools for Online Success from Open Education by Blackboard

Course Objectives:<p>• Identify and apply relevant motivational strategies and instructional techniques<p>• Construct thinking skill options for different …

How to Build Better Interactive Scenarios for E-Learning | The Rapid E

As many of you know, I tend to divide courses into two buckets. One bucket is information. The other is performance. When I meet with a client I …

India’s e-learning market second largest after US, says report

<b>New Delhi:</b> India has become the largest market for e-learning after the US, and the sector is expected to receive a boost from the government’s …

eLearning

Ant Colony Optimization For Hackers

Originally proposed in 1992 by Marco Dorigo, ant colony optimization (ACO) is an optimization technique inspired by the path finding behaviour of …

Ubiquitous Computing

Interview with HarvardX Researcher Justin Reich

Today’s podcast guest is Justin Reich, Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow, a Fellow at the Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet and …

Education

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …