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'slow hunch' & meaningful learning

Hello everyone, my name is Najla Mouchrek and I am a first-year PhD student in the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Centered Design at Virginia Tech. 451 more words

Connected Learning

Let's Reflect and Bring Peace

We are born with preferences to identify with the similar and reject the unfamiliar and different. We erroneously believe our survival depends on it (Banaji and Greenwald, 2013). 224 more words

Meaningful Learning

Why Waste Money on MOOCs?

In response to For-profits looking to adapt in shifting marketplace by Tara García Mathewson on July 16, 2015, I would like to share that MOOCs are a waste of money when organized by for profit LMSs.  79 more words

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Teach to Teach with Technology at EdMedia 2015

I was invited to present at EdMedia Emerging Technologies stream. I decided to engage the audience by suggesting they use their smart phones, take photos, and use Evernote to recording and document their work during the presentation. 63 more words

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Informal learning improves the learning process

We, who work in formal education systems – teachers, faculty, administrators, and so on –  tend to have an overly serious view of learning. Sometimes we seem to think that formal learning experiences are the only… 607 more words

Meaningful Learning

Visible Thinking Strategies

I love the book Making Thinking Visible. It is one of the few books I was given to read in university that I regularly reference. 1,198 more words

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