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En edX somos reconocidos por la calidad y el prestigio de nuestras universidades e instituciones colaboradoras, por lo cual nos sentimos orgullosos de poder contar con las mejores universidades. La Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) es una de las instituciones con mayor reconocimiento en Iberoamérica. La UAM es una universidad pública española situada en el norte de Madrid. Cuenta con unos 27000 estudiantes distribuidos en... Read More about Cursos próximos a comenzar de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid The post Cursos próximos a comenzar de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid appeared first on edX Blog.
Artificial Intelligence is no longer a fictional concept, and with every passing day, is becoming part of our day-to-day functioning – be it in the form of virtual personal assistants like Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant or chatbots which we use while shopping online. All the economic value of AI today is created through supervised learning […] The post AI is the New Electricity for Business & Society appeared first on Coursera Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Emerging Digital Learning Landscape: Flexibility, Opportunity by Pamela S. Hogle
Digital learning professionals are grappling with a significant shift as learners take control of some aspects of their own learning. Explore what this means for L&D.
Virtual Reality has the potential to change how we shop, learn in school, and get treated in the hospital. Businesses are hunting for people who understand how to design technology and experiences for this new medium. Starting today, we’re excited to make it possible for anyone to become leaders in applying VR to enhance everything […] The post Was that real or VR? Learn how to make virtual reality lifelike from top researchers appeared first on Coursera Blog.
By Lila Ibrahim I’ve been working in the tech industry for 25 years, and I’ve noticed a trend recently that leaves me scratching my head: We seem to value technical skills much more than the core people skills that actually make people effective at work. While technical competence and expertise are certainly important, I like […] The post Let’s Call ‘Soft’ Skills What They Really Are: Power Skills appeared first on Coursera Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Make Any HTML File cmi5-Conformant by Sarah Gilbert, Sean Putman and Art Werkenthin
In June, 2016 ADL released cmi5, allowing use of xAPI in the “LMS launches content” scenario. If your content tool does not support cmi5, can you still benefit?
Learning Solutions Magazine: Interactive eBooks an Ideal eLearning Platform by Pamela S. Hogle
eBooks are a versatile, budget-friendly platform for eLearning; they offer portability, easy access, interactivity—and even xAPI reporting.
Learning Solutions Magazine: In Real Life: Don't Forget About On-the-Job Training by JD Dillon
Effective on-the-job training—coaching—is the foundation of the workplace learning experience. Here are the essential points that make OJT work.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Leaders in the Limelight: Franz Villa by Susan Jacobs
Learning leader Franz Villa, director of training and development at Big 5 Sporting Goods, highlights some of the key factors that have influenced his career.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be in outer space? Do you have questions about how rockets work or how astronauts live inside a spacecraft? Here’s your chance to find out. The Introduction to Aerospace Engineering: Astronautics and Human Spaceflight course by MIT makes the basics of spaceflight accessible to everyone. MIT Professor Jeffrey Hoffman, a former NASA astronaut who made five spaceflights... Read More about Reddit AMA with Professor Hoffman on September 20th The post Reddit AMA with Professor Hoffman on September 20th appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Interactive Video: Drive Learning Retention and Measurable Business Value by Erika Trautman
eLearning practice is moving from talking at the learners to involving the learners. What better way to involve them than by offering an interactive experience?
Hemos seleccionado algunos cursos que te permitirán avanzar en tu carrera profesional, hacer tu currículum más atractivo y ampliar tus horizontes. Comienza a aprender hoy mismo. Políticas efectivas de desarrollo infantil IDBX( El curso está abierto para registro ) Introducción a la inversión bursátil UPValenciaX (El curso está abierto para registro) Genética y evolución: una aproximación cotidiana UAMX (El curso está abierto para registro) Caer o... Read More about Cursos que te pueden ayudar a ser exitoso profesionalmente The post Cursos que te pueden ayudar a ser exitoso profesionalmente appeared first on edX Blog.
Program Also Open to Students Around the World via Distance Learning! Wilmington University, an open-access university serving over 20,000 students, and Saylor Academy have established a credit transfer agreement allowing tuition-free Saylor Academy courses, recommended for college credit, to transfer into degree programs at Wilmington. The University serves students at several physical locations in Delaware, ... Read More ...
Saylor.org: The Weekend Assignment: Footnotes
The Weekend Assignment is to learn something new about footnotes. Do you read the footnotes when you are prompted or do you wait until the end of the page to see what they say? Or do you ignore1 the footnotes all together? But before you explore the footnotes let’s see what was learned about last ... Read More ...
Learning Solutions Magazine: 5 Productivity Hacks for Virtual Classroom Teachers by Liz Hardy
In the virtual classroom, there’s a difference between a busy instructor and a productive one. Here are five ways to stay on track and productive.
Today, we share our final blog from our series highlighting courses available on edX that you can take as your first steps towards exploring and learning STEM – science, technology, engineering and math – skills. Read the previous blogs featuring science, technology and engineering courses. Math is the science of numbers, quantity, structure, change, and space and we use it in our everyday lives. From... Read More about How to Start Your STEM Career – Six Math Courses The post How to Start Your STEM Career – Six Math Courses appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Versatile Microlessons Are Powerful Performance Boosters by Pamela S. Hogle
Microlessons can take any format and serve as learning reinforcement, problem solvers, and more.
Start fresh this season with new career-relevant content added to the Coursera catalog, including courses and Specializations in areas like software design and architecture, deep learning, and innovation management. Every course is taught by leading instructors from the world’s top universities and leading global companies; Specializations are designed to build your mastery of a particular […] The post Fresh Picks for Fall: 16 New Courses and Specializations Launching on Coursera appeared first on Coursera Blog.
by Lauren Cuzzaniti, Business Development at Coursera College can be an incredibly valuable experience. At its best, college is a place that teaches you to work well with others, challenges you to think critically, and gives you the skills you need to embark on a career. Unfortunately, not all college graduates have that experience. And […] The post Rethinking Education for 21st Century Careers appeared first on Coursera Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: 5 Ways to Meet the Needs of the Modern Learner by Mark D'Aquin
Keeping up with the modern learner’s needs for the right skills and resources at the right time is today’s priority. To stay on track, here are the basics.