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Learning Solutions Magazine: JavaScript Drives Engaging Web Content—and eLearning by Pamela S. Hogle

JavaScript Drives Engaging Web Content—and eLearning by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-15 04:01:00

Using JavaScript, eLearning developers can add animation, automate some tasks, create simple games—and more.

 

Coursera: Meet the Courserians: Decoding the intern

Meet the Courserians: Decoding the intern
2017-08-14 19:01:28

Between May and September of this year, Coursera will have 24 summer interns. Among the group are rising juniors, MBA candidates, math whizzes, student activists, those born and raised within 20 minutes of Coursera as well as those who live an almost 24 hour plane ride away. As part of the Meet the Courserians blog […] The post Meet the Courserians: Decoding the intern appeared first on Coursera Blog.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Useful xAPI Queries eLearning Designers Should Know by Anthony Altieri

Useful xAPI Queries eLearning Designers Should Know by Anthony Altieri
2017-08-14 04:01:00

xAPI makes it possible to collect data on how consumers interact with your content, and then use that data to control how content is presented. Here’s how.

 

edX: 10 cursos que te ayudarán a aprender nuevas habilidades este verano

10 cursos que te ayudarán a aprender nuevas habilidades este verano
2017-08-13 16:10:25

¿Quieres avanzar en tu carrera profesional este verano? Mira estos 10 cursos que te ayudarán a desarrollar habilidades en los campos más demandados hoy en día. Datos para la efectividad de las políticas publicas IDBX ( El curso está abierto para registro ) Industrias sostenibles y competitivas JaverianaX (El curso está abierto para registro) Sistemas de información y ordenadores, parte 1: sistemas de información para la... Read More about 10 cursos que te ayudarán a aprender nuevas habilidades este verano The post 10 cursos que te ayudarán a aprender nuevas habilidades este verano appeared first on edX Blog.

 

Saylor.org: The Weekend Assignment: Writing

2017-08-11 18:44:30

Let’s explore last week’s theme of Math. The word Mathematics comes from the Greek μάθημα (máthēma), which in ancient Greek means “that which is learnt”. The basics of math, counting, can be traced to prehistoric peoples, but more complex math did not appear until 3000 BC with the Babylonians and the Ancient Egyptians. The most ... Read More ...

 

edX: Behind the Scenes at edX

2017-08-11 14:33:34

We’re excited to launch edX Insider, a new series that features the incredible team members at edX. We’re chatting with Mike, our Head of Talent Acquisition. Mike is a Massachusetts native with a passion for education. He’s responsible for the strategy, planning, and execution of all hiring related activities here at edX. Q: What do you think makes edX different? A: EdX presents a innovative... Read More about Behind the Scenes at edX The post Behind the Scenes at edX appeared first on edX Blog.

 

edX: Ayudando a otros a encontrar su pasión en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Rodrigo.

Ayudando a otros a encontrar su pasión en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Rodrigo.
2017-08-10 12:32:11

Rodrigo Macías, de Jalisco, México, nos cuenta su historia en edX, y cómo los cursos le han ayudado a ser asistente de profesor de los MOOCs ofrecidos por MITX. El primer MOOC que Rodrigo cursó en edX fue Entrepreneurship 101: Who’s Your Customer. Hola mi nombre es Rodrigo Macías, me formé como médico en México. Durante mi carrera profesional y académica me di cuenta de... Read More about Ayudando a otros a encontrar su pasión en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Rodrigo. The post Ayudando a otros a encontrar su pasión en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Rodrigo. appeared first on edX Blog.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Four Quadrants of Design Intersect in Top Learning Games by Pamela S. Hogle

Four Quadrants of Design Intersect in Top Learning Games by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-10 04:01:00

Great learning game design can be found at the intersection of four areas of design expertise. Learn what they are and why each matters.

 

Coursera: Nonviolent Social Change: A conversation with Rev. Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr.

2017-08-09 20:25:11

The Rev. Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr., is a longtime civil rights activist, organizer, and an authority on nonviolent social change. He co-founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in 1960, and was a core leader of the civil rights movement in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1960 and in Selma, Alabama, in 1965. He is the instructor […] The post Nonviolent Social Change: A conversation with Rev. Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. appeared first on Coursera Blog.

 

Coursera: What’s Next in Employee Learning: Virtual Reality

What’s Next in Employee Learning: Virtual Reality
2017-08-09 15:00:15

What’s your top goal for your workforce development program? If you’re focused on helping employees do their jobs better, you might be interested in a new trend in corporate learning: virtual reality, or VR. “I actually don’t see organizations using VR to help employees learn; I see organizations using VR to help people do,” says […] The post What’s Next in Employee Learning: Virtual Reality appeared first on Coursera Blog.

 

edX: Modern States launches “Freshman Year for Free,” partners with edX to offer tuition-free, college-level courses for credit

2017-08-09 14:30:48

This post originally appeared as a press release issued by Modern States. Modern States Education Alliance, a philanthropy dedicated to making a college degree more affordable and attainable for everyone, today announced a key milestone: the first-ever catalog of tuition-free online courses for 40+ core freshman subjects, which enables learners to earn traditional academic credits at more than 2,900 major colleges and universities. Taught by... Read More about Modern States launches “Freshman Year for Free,” partners with edX to offer tuition-free, college-level courses for credit The post Modern States launches “Freshman Year for Free,” partners with edX to offer tuition-free, college-level courses for credit appeared first on edX Blog.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Five Essential Marketing Skills L&D Needs by Susan Jacobs

Five Essential Marketing Skills L&D Needs by Susan Jacobs
2017-08-09 04:01:00

L&D can learn at least five valuable lessons from marketers. Strategist Judy Albers will discuss this topic at a live eLearning Guild Summit on August 23 and 24.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Seven Reasons to Use a WordPress eLearning Platform by Pamela S. Hogle

Seven Reasons to Use a WordPress eLearning Platform by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-09 04:01:00

WordPress can offer a robust LMS platform. Here are seven reasons to consider adopting (or switching to) WordPress for eLearning.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Seven Reasons to Use a WordPress eLearning Platform by Pamela S. Hogle

Seven Reasons to Use a WordPress eLearning Platform by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-09 04:01:00

WordPress can offer a robust LMS platform. Here are seven reasons to consider adopting (or switching to) WordPress for eLearning.

 

edX: El futuro de la formación académica está en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Guillermo.

2017-08-08 17:08:04

Guillermo Díaz, de México, comparte con nosotros cómo los cursos en línea lo han ayudado a desarrollarse académicamente. El primer curso que Guillermo cursó fue Introduction to Microsoft Azure . Para Guillermo el futuro de la educación está ligado a los MOOCs. Mi nombre es Guillermo Díaz, soy de la Ciudad de México.  El primer contacto que tuve con edX fue gracias a una invitación... Read More about El futuro de la formación académica está en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Guillermo. The post El futuro de la formación académica está en los cursos en línea. Conoce a Guillermo. appeared first on edX Blog.

 

Coursera: Andrew Ng: Announcing My New Deep Learning Specialization on Coursera

2017-08-08 14:58:36

Dear Friends, I have been working on three new AI projects, and am thrilled to now announce the first one: deeplearning.ai, a project dedicated to disseminating AI knowledge, is launching a new sequence of Deep Learning courses on Coursera. These courses will help you master Deep Learning, learn how to apply it, and perhaps even […] The post Andrew Ng: Announcing My New Deep Learning Specialization on Coursera appeared first on Coursera Blog.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Marc My Words: New Roles for the Classroom by Marc Rosenberg

Marc My Words: New Roles for the Classroom by Marc Rosenberg
2017-08-08 04:01:00

To find the right place for the classroom in the overall learning mix, classroom learning must change.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Buzzword Decoder: UI and UX—What's the Difference? by Pamela S. Hogle

Buzzword Decoder: UI and UX—What's the Difference? by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-08 04:01:00

Learn to distinguish user interface design and user experience design—critical but often confused aspects of eLearning.

 

Learning Solutions Magazine: Buzzword Decoder: UI and UX—What's the Difference? by Pamela S. Hogle

Buzzword Decoder: UI and UX—What's the Difference? by Pamela S. Hogle
2017-08-08 04:01:00

Learn to distinguish user interface design and user experience design—critical but often confused aspects of eLearning.

 

edX: Cursos en línea enfocados en la enseñanza

Cursos en línea enfocados en la enseñanza
2017-08-07 18:51:12

La enseñanza tradicional se puede beneficiar de los cursos en línea. En este blog te presentamos algunos cursos que le pueden ayudar a los educadores y a los estudiantes entender las nuevas metodologías de enseñanza, y cómo estas pueden ser implementadas en nuestro día a día. Enseñar STEM: mucho + que fórmulas JaverianaX ( El curso está abierto para registro ) Tecnologías para la educación UPValenciaX... Read More about Cursos en línea enfocados en la enseñanza The post Cursos en línea enfocados en la enseñanza appeared first on edX Blog.