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Neuroscience and Learning

The Debunker Club, formed to fight myths and misconceptions in the learning field, is currently seeking public comment on the possibility that so-called neuroscience-based recommendations for learning and education are premature, untenable, or invalid.


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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Auf wb-web, dem Portal für Lehrende in der Erwachsenen- und Weiterbildung, gibt es jetzt die erste Folge eines Dossiers „Digitalisierung der Erwachsenenbildung”. Es widmet sich dem Thema OER und umfasst eine Einführung ins Thema sowie Checklisten (z.B. “Ich möchte eigene Materialen als OER zur Verfügung stellen”), Erfahrungsberichte, Fallbeispiele (”Lernende erstellen einen Blog als OER”), eine Linkliste (”Wo finde ich kostenlose Bilder?”) und verschiedene Blogposts.
wb-web, Juni 2016

5 Ways To Promote Negotiation Skills Through Corporate eLearning

As Carrie Fisher, the Hollywood actress, once said: “Everything is negotiable. Whether or not the negotiation is easy is another thing.” Negotiating is a skill that many people never really develop, despite the fact that it can be used in virtually every aspect of life. One of the most notable uses is on the sales floor. In this article, I’ll highlight 5 ways to promote negotiation skills through corporate eLearning.

This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Why Is Measuring Impact So Tricky For Learning And Development?

Learning and Development (L&D) can no longer afford to say that measuring the impact of learning is too hard. Measuring impact and demonstrating that impact has become a business imperative, and Learning and Development knows it has to deliver.

This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Tips For eLearning Project Management Success Without Sacrificing eLearning Design

eLearning designers need time and freedom to design, but project managers want to closely define project dates and costs. The two do not need to be at odds. Here are some thoughts and tips for successful eLearning project management without sacrificing design.

This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Pluralsight Unveils Technology Learning Platform to Help Enterprises Move at the Speed of Technology

Pluralsight, the global leader in online learning for technology professionals, today unveiled the world’s first and only technology learning platform. ● Proprietary adaptive skills measurement helps technology professionals benchmark against industry peers and the current state of technology ● Curated learning paths provide subscribers with the most direct route to increased proficiency in a technology skill set ● Live, tech-specific mentoring with in-browser screen sharing and video chat provides on-demand help from a practicing industry professional