Tweet: Networked Learning

Networked learning is a process of developing and maintaining connections with people and information, and communicating in such a way so as to support one another's learning. https://twitter.com/NLConf/status/1262427700314210304?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1262427700314210304&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fpublish.twitter.com%2F%3Fquery%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Ftwitter.com%252FNLConf%252Fstatus%252F1262427700314210304%26widget%3DTweet Link : Connected Learning and Open Networked Learning – a comparison McConnell et al (2012) provides a pedagogic framework for networked learning which includes “six broad areas … Continue reading Tweet: Networked Learning

2 Studies: Prior Knowledge in reading / Prior Success in venture capital.

One of my greatest interest in learning-science is to find connections and parallels between disciplines like academia, sports , entrepreneurship etc. I recently came across following two studies, one on reading and other on venture capital, both of which demonstrates effects of accumulated advantage and disadvantage in two different disciplines. Accumulated advantage and disadvantage in … Continue reading 2 Studies: Prior Knowledge in reading / Prior Success in venture capital.

Research: Why entrepreneurial parents have entrepreneurial children?

According to the paper titled " Why do entrepreneurial parents have entrepreneurialchildren?": Kids whose parents were entrepreneurs are 60% more likely to become founders. By using data on adoptees, this paper shows that about 1/3 of the effect is nature, and 2/3 is from upbringing. It is also strongest from mother to daughter & from … Continue reading Research: Why entrepreneurial parents have entrepreneurial children?

Three levels of Future Learning Technologies everybody should know about.

The technologies of today and its many different variables are going to shape the human learning dramatically in the coming decades. Our society is facing unprecedented changes like the emergence of intelligent machines, engineered organisms, artificial intelligence, and consequent skill and job displacement, etc. This is why we need a big-picture view of exponential technologies … Continue reading Three levels of Future Learning Technologies everybody should know about.

What is the Science Of Learning? The birds eye view.

Learning must be informed by scientific research and by establishing evidence-based feedback-loop. This is why the idea of a "Science Of Learning" attracted deep interest from people across different fields. This includes psychology, education, neuroscience, and technology, as well as from practitioners. The applied nature of Science Of Learning can be seen more and more … Continue reading What is the Science Of Learning? The birds eye view.