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Setting a Standard for Explanations in Learning Science and Ed Tech

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107)Via John Gruber, I was struck by this quote from David L. Goodstein in his book <i>Feynman’s Lost Lecture</i>:Feynman …

Education Technology

The blurring between Design Thinking and Agile

Which is best? Which should you use? What are the differences? And why is there so much discussion about the blurry line between the two …

Does your campus have a strong video culture? Here’s why it should

A quiet revolution is gaining speed in colleges and universities worldwide.<p>No, people aren’t beating down the schools’ doors, but there is an …

Education

The Future Is Near: 13 Design Predictions for 2017

April 27, 20162015 was the year that UX disciples the world over proved themselves to be the singular champions of free thought in design. Slack’s …

Web Design

Design for Access to Enhance Accessibility—and Engagement by Pamela S. Hogle

How can creating eLearning that offers more options and access to more learners save time for instructional designers and developers?<p>It’s not a …

Empathy’s Role in Experience Design

<i>Empathy</i> is nearing played-out-buzzword status: overused and overhyped and caricatured to the point where any real nuance or subtlety is hard to come …

Empathy

Design Thinking… What is That?

The methodology commonly referred to as design thinking is a proven and repeatable problem-solving protocol that any business or profession can employ to achieve extraordinary results.<p>Design thinking… what is that?<p>I have this image of Allen Samuels permanently emblazoned on my brain. This goes back …

Design Thinking

10 Ways Experiential Learning Creates Long-Term Performance Impact — Chief Learning Officer

Learning Delivery10 Ways Experiential Learning Creates Long-Term Performance Impact<p>Experiential learning nurtures personal ownership over decisions. …

How Interactive Is Your Learning? — Chief Learning Officer

Learning Delivery<p>You don’t need to tap into every cool new technology trend to engage learners. The right learning design combined with traditional …

Using data to transform the learning experience

<i>by Alexandra Urban, Coursera Teaching and Learning Specialist, & Talia Greenblatt-Kolodny, Coursera Partner Learning and Development Manager</i><p>Courses …

Learning

For Michigan State, accessibility begins at procurement

The institution has clear policies and procedures that call for accessibility to be accounted for at a number of stages in the IT purchasing process.

Education

7 Things You Should Know About Universal Design for Learning

Abstract<p><b>Universal Design for Learning</b> is a framework for the <b>design of materials and instructional methods</b> that are usable by a wide range of …

Can There Be a Microscope of the Mind?

In my last post, I made an extended analogy between today’s ed tech and 19th Century medicine. My core argument was that effective ed tech cannot …

Higher ed still lagging on digital accessibility

Dive Brief:<p>Higher ed institutions are behind in ensuring accessibility for all students with digital material and platforms, as detailed by a new …

Adam Connor: A Better Way to Critique Design

“I hate purple.”<p>“Have you tried making the logo bigger?”<p>Every creative professional who’s ever picked up an X-acto knife or wielded a mouse has dealt …

Why Companies Are Placing Users at the Core of Their Innovation Strategies

Many in business long believed that product innovation sprung from inside their own companies—that is, until economist Eric Arthur von Hippel came …

Clarifications On UC Berkeley's Accessibility Decision To Restrict Video Access

I had planned earlier to write a post or two on the UC Berkeley video kerfuffle but kept getting sidetracked with more articles in trade press and …

How one instructor is pursuing accessibility in online education

How can an instructor design an online course so as many students as possible can benefit from it?Jessie Male is about to find out. Male, 33, is a …

Learning

Colorado State U and McGraw-Hill Education Launch Learning Analytics Research Project

Data Analytics<p>A new research initiative from McGraw-Hill Education and Colorado State University is exploring the use of learning analytics to boost …

Educational Leadership - Articles, Resources for Educators

<i>EL</i> Named “Best Overall Publication” by<br>the Association of American Publishers<p>Perspectives<p>Personal Matters<p>Personalization is still proving its merits, …

Understanding Learning Science and Its Value to Educators

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1096)In a world where we are constantly barraged with product claims about “learning science,” most educators have …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The end of UX and birth of product design

Last week, we relaunched our website. It was a ton of work – we spent 6 months on it, starting with the exact same processes we bring to our clients. …

UX Design

Recommended Reading: Realistic Hopes for a Genuine Science of Learning

By O'Neal SpicerMore Posts (7)Keith Devlin is a professor of mathematics at Stanford who has taken a keen interest in mathematics education. He is …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Top 5 best e-learning authoring tools

In most industries, technology is taking over. Businesses and organisations right around the world are realising that they can save money and time by …

Web Design

Massachusetts Accelerates Adoption of Personalized Learning Through New Public-Private Partnership

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Dec 14, 2016) - The LearnLaunch Institute and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education today …

Pearson Releases Research-Based Learning Design Principles for Public...

Fundamental methods and theories of learning, curated for use in product design shared under creative common license(PRWeb December 13, 2016)Read the …

Jobs to be Done: From Research to Minimum Valuable Product

Does your product team know your customers’ needs? Do your designers and engineers understand your customers’ behaviors and motivations?<p>Discovering …

Enhancing education from pre-K to MIT and beyond

To improve education — whether pK-12, college, professional training, or online courses — one must first gain an understanding of how people learn. …

Education

20 Innovative Ways Companies Are Using Virtual Reality

Virtual reality might be the new reality for concerts, home renovation, roller coasters, and commercial real estate.<p>Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, Magic Leap, Google Daydream View, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR have created immense buzz about the potential of Virtual Reality (VR). VR has been met …

Virtual Reality