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CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM OF COURSERA

CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM OF COURSERA

By Learnnovators

Well it’s taken me over 3 and a half years, but I’ve finally completed another MOOC… this was on the Coursera platform. Despite my overall satisfaction with the course, however, I experienced yet again a couple of perennial bugbears.

HOW TO FIX OUR SENSELESS COMPLIANCE TRAINING

HOW TO FIX OUR SENSELESS COMPLIANCE TRAINING

By Learnnovators

All big organisations have a Learning Management System. It’s used to track and record the training that the employees do. In practice, it tends to be used to administer compliance training, though it can be much broader than that.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

By Learnnovators

This is Part 4 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3

By Learnnovators

This is Part 3 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.

5 WAYS TO MAKE LEARNERS RECEPTIVE TO LEARNING

5 WAYS TO MAKE LEARNERS RECEPTIVE TO LEARNING

By Learnnovators

An important ingredient for a course to succeed is learners’ receptiveness to learning. How can we get this right, opening up their minds for the possibility of learning, thereby making full use of what the course has to offer?

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 2

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 2

By Learnnovators

This is Part 2 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 1

By Learnnovators

This is Part 1 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.

JANE BOZARTH - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

JANE BOZARTH – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

By Learnnovators

In this exclusive interview with Learnnovators, Jane Bozarth shares her insights for great learning design, and explains the thinking behind her unflinching focus on the learner as a key actor in the system.

5 WAYS TO AVOID OVERWHELMING LEARNERS

5 WAYS TO AVOID OVERWHELMING LEARNERS

By Learnnovators

What happens when we throw too much content at learners? Information overload. In this article, we talk about ways we can avoid this.