Worth Sharing: (Deliberate) practice makes perfect: how to become an expert in anything

“Appropriate practice is the single most neglected aspect of effective instruction.” (Merrill, 2001) This is one of MANY reasons why gamification can be helpful in […] The post Worth Sharing: (Deliberate) practice makes perfect: how to become an expert in anything appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Worth Sharing: (Deliberate) practice makes perfect: how to become an expert in anything

PD is getting so much better!! [Jennifer Gonzalez]

PD is getting so much better!! — from cultofpedagogy.com by Jennifer Gonzalez Excerpts:     1. Unconferences 2. Intentional professional learning communities (PLCs) 3. Choice […] The post PD is getting so much better!! [Jennifer Gonzalez] appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading PD is getting so much better!! [Jennifer Gonzalez]

What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning?

This question keeps coming up. Here’s a handy table to help. This is an updated version of the table I created back in 2015. Note: […] The post What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning? appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning?

What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning? Episode 2

I recently posted a table explaining the differences between games, serious games, educational, games, GBL, etc.   I thought a concrete example might help to […] The post What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning? Episode 2 appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading What’s the difference between serious games, educational games, and game-based learning? Episode 2

Stroll along the canals of Venice, stand at the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, or soar through the sky faster than a speeding bullet; explore Street View imagery from 85 countries! Amazing!!!

Google AR and VR: Get a closer look with Street View in Google Earth VR Excerpt: With Google Earth VR, you can go anywhere in […] The post Stroll along the canals of Venice, stand at the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, or soar through the sky faster than a speeding bullet; explore Street View imagery from 85 countries! Amazing!!! appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Stroll along the canals of Venice, stand at the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, or soar through the sky faster than a speeding bullet; explore Street View imagery from 85 countries! Amazing!!!

Instructional Design Firm Launches Digital Marketplace; Enables Innovative U’s to Offer Unbundled Alternative Credentials

Instructional Design Firm Launches Digital Marketplace; Enables Innovative Universities to Offer Unbundled Alternative Credentials — from prnewswire.com iDesign Course Market will help colleges deliver course content, […] The post Instructional Design Firm Launches Digital Marketplace; Enables Innovative U’s to Offer Unbundled Alternative Credentials appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Instructional Design Firm Launches Digital Marketplace; Enables Innovative U’s to Offer Unbundled Alternative Credentials

Lessons From Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Failures [Young & Talbert]

Lessons From Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Failures — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young, with Robert Talbert Excerpt: So a few years ago Talbert, a math […] The post Lessons From Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Failures [Young & Talbert] appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Lessons From Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Failures [Young & Talbert]

Would You Buy This Book: Death to Deadlines….

Death to Deadlines: Gamification and Other Subversive Thoughts on Formal Education With any luck at all, this book will save you countless hours heading down […] The post Would You Buy This Book: Death to Deadlines…. appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Would You Buy This Book: Death to Deadlines….

Why do eggs have so many shapes?

A massive new study finds that how much a bird flies influences how their egg rolls OK. Great webpage, design-wise. BUT, I have TWO problems […] The post Why do eggs have so many shapes? appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Why do eggs have so many shapes?