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Principales habilidades que puedes desarrollar este mes. Algunos de nuestros en español próximos a iniciar. ¡Comienza hoy mismo! The post Cursos próximos a comenzar en edX appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Five Ways to Add Interactivity to Video by Pamela S. Hogle
Five suggestions for adding interactivity to video—quickly and inexpensively.
New Kubernetes course to provide students with basic knowledge of the leading container orchestration software Linux Foundation, the nonprofit advancing professional open source management for mass collaboration, announced its newest massive open online course (MOOC), Introduction to Kubernetes, Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. It groups containers that make up an application into logical units for easy management and discovery.... Read More about Kubernetes: The Most Powerful System for Containerized Applications The post Kubernetes: The Most Powerful System for Containerized Applications appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: In Real Life: Content Is Holding L&D Back by JD Dillon
Is your training content not in demand? Is it outdated? If your content is holding back your L&D transformation, here are six steps you can take.
Learning Solutions Magazine: xAPI Can Tell You What They Learned from the Video by Anthony Altieri
To verify that learners viewed and understood a video, you must know how to construct the xAPI data and correlate video consumption and quiz performance.
By Stephanie Durand, Head of EMEA at Coursera Since we launched Coursera for Business less than one year ago, companies around the world have begun to recognize that a scalable, world-class learning and development model is essential to business agility and talent engagement in today’s fast-changing global economy. We’re proud to have partnered with more […] The post Announcing our newest partner: Global insurance leader AXA appeared first on Coursera Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Don't Break the Spell: Creating Presence in Virtual Reality by Matt Sparks
Virtual reality relies on the creation of presence. Here are details and resources to help you with the difficult business of illusion.
Jorge Vélez de México, nos cuenta su historia con edX. Este profesional está expandiendo su conocimiento en gestión de suministro y lo está aplicando en su vida laboral, actualmente se encuentra cursando un MicroMasters y aspira a continuar creciendo profesional y académicamente. Mi nombre es Jorge Vélez, soy mexicano y tengo 26 años, soy Licenciado en Administración Industrial y actualmente estudio una licenciatura en logística y una maestría en ingeniería industrial.... Read More about Desarrollo Profesional gracias a los MOOCs. Conoce a Jorge Vélez. The post Desarrollo Profesional gracias a los MOOCs. Conoce a Jorge Vélez. appeared first on edX Blog.
Si estás buscando un trabajo sabes lo difícil que puede ser llamar la atención de un empleador. En el mercado de trabajo actual es necesario mostrar las calificaciones/habilidades que aparecen en los anuncios para poder ser contratado. Pero, ¿qué más buscan los reclutadores en los empleados potenciales? Continúa leyendo para descubrir algunas de las cualidades que dejarán la mejor impresión en los reclutadores. 1. Piensa... Read More about 5 cualidades que las personas de recursos humanos buscan en los candidatos The post 5 cualidades que las personas de recursos humanos buscan en los candidatos appeared first on edX Blog.
Saylor.org: The Weekend Assignment: Apps
In the previous Weekend Assignment we endeavoured to learn about Data. The creation of data, such as an image, a video, and this blog are ever on the rise, with more data created in the last 2 years than all of preceding history. According to a blog by Northeastern University the total amount of data ... Read More ...
Due to technology and automation, half of today’s jobs will not exist in 2030. What’s more, the remainder of the jobs left will either change completely or be different in some way. If robots are truly ‘taking over the world’ (or at least the workplace), then how can you prepare? The best way to embrace the influx of AI and automation, is to truly understand... Read More about The Robots are Coming! 5 Courses to Help You Stay Relevant The post The Robots are Coming! 5 Courses to Help You Stay Relevant appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Four Essentials for Effective Learning Using Virtual Reality by Karl Kapp
Effective use of virtual reality for learning is about more than the technology; it’s about the careful application of the theories and research behind the technology.
By Jake Samuelson, Senior Product Manager; Alex Wang, iOS Engineer Are you in a part of the world with unreliable access to WiFI or cellular connection? Do you want to download material to your mobile device while on WiFi to save on data costs? Or are you heading on an adventure where you might be out of […] The post Going Offline: Improvements to our most popular mobile feature appeared first on Coursera Blog.
By Rebecca Quintana, PhD, Learning Experience Designer at the University of Michigan What would it look like for university students to be the content creators for a Coursera social impact campaign course? At the University of Michigan, Dr. Michaela Zint, Professor of Environmental Education & Communication in the University’s School for Environment and Sustainability and […] The post Transforming university students from consumers to developers of online content appeared first on Coursera Blog.
Are you passionate about climate change? Would you like to learn how to address and respond to this challenge? If so, you’re in luck—the University of Michigan recently launched a unique course, designed by a team of students, faculty, and learning specialists, called Act on Climate: Steps to Individual, Community, and Political Action. This course […] The post Want to take action on climate change? The University of Michigan has a course to help appeared first on Coursera Blog.
One million U.S. service members will transition to civilian life in the next five years. David Roddenberry and his team at the Institute for Veterans and Military Families are helping those service members gain the skills they need to continue successful careers outside the military. IVMF and the Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Career Transition Program (O2O/VCTP) help […] The post From Military to Civilian Life: Transitioning Service Members to High-Demand Careers appeared first on Coursera Blog.
The shortage of qualified candidates for STEM – science, technology, engineering, and mathematics – jobs has dominated headlines in recent years. There were nearly 8.6 million STEM jobs in May 2015, representing 6.2 percent of U.S. employment, and this will only increase in the years ahead. In fact, many top companies, such as GE, have launched workplace initiatives to curate and train talent to fill... Read More about How to Start Your STEM Career – Six Science Courses The post How to Start Your STEM Career – Six Science Courses appeared first on edX Blog.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Five Psychological Principles Fueling Gamification by Susan Jacobs
Gamification satisfies fundamental human desires such as competition and the need for recognition, and bolsters a sense of community in the workplace.
Learning Solutions Magazine: Buzzword Decoder: “Presence” in Virtual Reality by Pamela S. Hogle
Virtual reality experiences rely on a quality called “presence” to work: The participants must believe that they actually are immersed in and moving through the virtual environment. Here’s what that means.
Many want to become a digital product manager but don’t know what it really means. What skills do you need, and what job opportunities are there in the industry? In the Digital Product Management MicroMasters, those questions and more will be answered by experts from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. In the five-course program, you will learn about one of the hottest emerging roles in the digital economy,... Read More about Reddit AMA with Digital Project Management Industry Leaders—July 13th, 2017 The post Reddit AMA with Digital Project Management Industry Leaders—July 13th, 2017 appeared first on edX Blog.