08 janvier 2018

Certifications et badges en formation à distance, quelles réalités ? - Dossier DMS

Logo - Thot CursusLa revue Distances médiations et savoirs (DMS) publie un intéressant dossier sur la certification et les badges à partir des pratiques actuelles.
Même si les principaux acteurs sont plutôt frileux de parler de leurs politiques de certification, la compétition demeurant féroce entre les institutions, le dossier analyse les pratiques les plus courantes. Plus...

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27 novembre 2017

How Microlearning Will Shape the Future of Work

How Microlearning Will Shape the Future of Work
Alex Khurgin, Association for Talent Development, 2017/08/31
This post explores the timing of microlearning in the workplace. It's a good point. The centrepiece is the pair of diagrams of mis-aligned and aligned microtraining. More...

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23 novembre 2017

Udacity to Introduce Flying Car Credential

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. The for-profit online education provider Udacity has announced plans to create a new Flying Car nanodegree at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference. More...

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22 novembre 2017

Why Adopt Microlearning – 15 Questions Answered

Why Adopt Microlearning – 15 Questions Answered
Asha Pandey, EI Design, 2017/08/10
This is a pretty basic - but useful - introduction to the concept of microlearning. The 15 questions are a nice gimmick but do not define the structure of the article. More...

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21 novembre 2017

More Colleges Are Offering Microcredentials—And Developing Them The Way Businesses Make New Products

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. If 2012 was “The Year of the MOOC”—massive open online courses, usually offered for free—2017 could be “The Year of the Microcredential.” A growing number of elite colleges are offering short-form graduate and certificate programs that can be taken online for a fraction of the price of a traditional master’s. More...

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16 novembre 2017

Digital Badges Are Gaining Traction

Digital Badges Are Gaining Traction
Michael Feldstein, e-Literate, 2017/06/08
"Badges seem to be gaining the most traction in career readiness, particular for so-called 'middle skills' jobs that require more than high school degree but less than four-year college degree," writes Michael Feldstein. More...

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12 novembre 2017

Open Badges : l'émergence de nouvelles modalités de reconnaissance ?

sup-numerique.gouv.frInventés pour rendre visibles les apprentissages informels, les Open Badges offrent désormais à chacun les moyens de contribuer à leur reconnaissance grâce à l'émergence d'un écosystème ouvert. La reconnaissance sera le thème central d'ePIC 2017 qui se tiendra à Bologne du 25 au 27 octobre 2017. Plus...

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29 octobre 2017

How the book can become a badge of belonging in higher education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "http://www.hepi.ac.uk/"I’m feeling conflicted. Obviously this article is being published after internal consultation at Kingston University, but I am nevertheless aware that I’m in danger of revealing a significant Kingston USP, and one that correlates with a marked reduction in our institutional drop-out rate over the past two years; a big thing in today’s highly competitive higher education market. More...

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24 octobre 2017

Engaging non-traditional students with (mobile-compatible) microlearning

University Business LogoI teach entirely online at a university, The University of Texas at Arlington, which is in the process of expanding online learning opportunities for students, including non-traditional, diverse learners. More...

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07 octobre 2017

How digital badges are shaking up teacher PD

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. The topic of teacher professional development has dominated discussions about teacher quality and retention for years. While some progress has been made, there is still no standardized means for teachers to develop a portfolio of credentials aligned with the always-evolving set of skills and strategies they bring to their classrooms. More...

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