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Deschool the System

I find myself being exposed to so many different learning theories and am trying so hard to make sense of how they all fit together. 730 more words


OER research and rapid commissioning

There are several unique aspects to researching the behaviour and motivations of informal learners. Examining informal learning data can allow researchers to respond more quickly and at a greater scale, than to data gathered through formal institutional research processes. 1,593 more words

Is it Percentage or Performance?

I just read a post on my LinkedIn Group from Steven Oesterreich, Managing Director Asia Pacific – Ark Group, who is launching a few questions about all types of Learning. 464 more words

Continuous Learning

But what is informal learning?

This is a simultaneous blog post, published in tandem with a post by Rachel Burnham.

I’ve been involved in a few conversations recently talking through… 838 more words


Voluntariat per la llengua: Volunteer for the language. The Catalan Innovation

Volutariat per la Llengua is an innovative volunteering scheme conceived and put into action in Catalonia.

It’s a system devised to encourage Catalan speakers to volunteer to meet up with someone who wants to improve their Catalan proficiency. 571 more words

Take the money or open the box

I’m regularly surprised by the extent of the connections we make. I was talking to someone at a gig my son was playing recently. They knew the band, knew who was who, what they played and other insights, all on the basis of Facebook and Twitter posts. 588 more words


CEOs: Scratch the learning from the past. Embrace lifelong learning in your workpace

This environment did not train the workforce we need today and tomorrow:


We need to start fostering a learning environment and culture within our own organizations that encourages life long learners. 121 more words

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