29 avril 2017

Dévaluer ou optimiser le travail humain ?


Par Paul Santelmann, Responsable de la veille « emploi & qualifications » à l’AFPA. Plusieurs courants contributeurs à la conception des robots (ils se reconnaitront) semblent confusément (on l'espère) considérer que nombre de tâches et d'activités de travail sont plutôt mal assurées par les humains. Ces courants se divisent en deux familles complémentaires : l'une se focalise sur les différents défauts de l'activité humaine au regard des impératifs de rentabilité, l'autre se concentre sur les différents volets (physique et psychique) de la pénibilité au travail. Voir l'article...

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Terra data : tout savoir sur le big data à la Cité des Sciences à Paris !

La Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie de Paris propose jusqu’au 7 janvier 2018 une passionnante exposition intitulée « Terra Data, nos vies à l’ère du numérique« .
Cette exposition s’intéresse à un phénomène qui envahit désormais tout notre quotidien : la présence de la data ou données numériques. Voir l'article...

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What is online learning? Seeking definition

http://www.tonybates.ca/wp-content/uploads/asssociates.jpgBy . One reason I have not been blogging much this year is because I have been heavily engaged in leading a national survey of online learning and distance education in Canadian public post-secondary education. We have now secured sufficient funding to at least complete the survey, thanks to further grants of $80,000 from eCampus Ontario’s Research and Innovation fund, and $20,000 from Pearson Canada. More...

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Companies should attract more Instructional Designers for training #InstructionalDesign #elearning

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. Online learning is increasingly pushing university learning and professional training into new directions. This means common ground must be set on what online learning is, which approaches are considered as best practices and which factors need to be taken into account to ensure a positive company wide uptake of the training. More...

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Novel initiative Teach Out: Fake news detecting #criticalthinking #mooc

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. If you have just a bit of time this week, and you are interested in new ways of online teaching as well as critical thinking... this is a fabulous initiative. The “Fake news, facts and alternative facts” MOOC is part of a teach out course (brief yet meaningful just-in-time learning initiative focused on a hot topic). More...

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Liveblog from university to continued professional learning #educon17 #lifelonglearning

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. Skills gap between what the companies want and which human resources and innovations are available.
The human capital is missing frequently, which means that education is increasingly important.
If you want to transform your 'old' energy approach to sustainable or renewable energy approach(es). More...

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Using #learningAnalytics to inform research and practice #educon17

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. Talk during Educon2017 by Dragan Gasevic known for his award-winning work of his team on the LOCO-Analytics software is considered one of the pioneering contributions in the growing area of learning analytics. In 2014 he founded ProSolo Technologies Inc (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ACNKw7A_04) that develops a software solution for tracking, evaluating, and recognizing competences gained through self-directed learning and social interactions. More...

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#Mobile #assessment based on self-determination theory of motivation #educon17

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. Talk given at Educon in Athens, Greece by Stavros Nikou, really interesting mobile learning addition in the area of vocational and learning assessment. Mobile devices in assessment: offer and support new learning pedagogies and new ways of assessment: collaborative and personalised assessments. More...

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Liveblog #Educon17 @Kinshuk1 Enhancing learning through adaptivity and personalization in ubiquitous environments

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. Kinshuk (http://www.kinshuk.info ) was streamed in live from Austin, Texas. Lately he is also increasingly engagement with industry on EdTech (yes, the bridge between university and industry is tightening).
The learning environment is expanding outside of the classroom environment, so how can we incorporate learning in all these environments. Read more...

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Women in ICT & engineering: #Gender barriers & solutions #educon17

Inge Ignatia de WaardBy Inge Ignatia de Waard. At Educon one of the main sessions was focusing on the gendered challenges within engineering, which fits with today's ‘girls in ICT’ day. The educon panel was sharing their own stories (being female pioneers, or lack of role models), the clear barrier related to policies stereotyping gender roles, constructed family values allocated to boys and girls, need for dedicated female networks, and the clear glass ceiling when looking at leadership roles for women in IT and engineering). Read more...

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