Teaching

Posted Posted in Ideas, Creativity, Innovation

I had a chance to address a group of software developers recently. I had about ten minutes to describe one of our recent research labs – the broad goals and a road map. It was fun. More fun was the question, I was asked, in the end. What would you have done if there are […]

Study: Impact of Improving Cognitive Skills

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A Study Finds Sharp Math, Science Skills Help Expand Economy. Increased years of education boost economic growth — but only if students’ cognitive skills, as measured by math and science tests, are improved as a result, a new study says. The study, released in this spring’s issue of Education Next, an education-policy journal, concluded that […]

LinkLog: Future of Learning

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This is from a blog about Stephen Downes seminar in Malaysia on how to use Web 2.0 tools for learning.  It has great links to lots of useful resources for both learners and teachers too. I especially liked the part about Future Learning Directions Learning as Creation Social Learning Personal Learning Environments Immersive Learning Living […]