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MAY 30, 2017 Deliberate Practice
A colleague pointed me to a intense critique of master’s programs in Instructional Design, and it raised several issues for me. So, I thought it’d be worth discussing. The issue is that the program didn’t provide any practice in designing courses from go to whoa, it was all about theory. In the comments, many people talk about how the programs they went did include projects, but this raises issues around the role of programs as well as what practice means.
| | HAROLD JARCHE
MAY 30, 2017 attractive prisons
Today we hear a lot about models like holacracy and teal organizations that are focused on changing how we work together in organizations.
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MAY 30, 2017 How Parents Turn Their Children Into Criminal Psychopaths
The criminal psychopath is not just born: he is also made. • Try one of PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW). The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic.
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MAY 30, 2017 Fake News Friday
I missed these whilst they were being broadcast. but the Open University Library did a series of "Fake News Friday" live Facebook sessions, which are now available as videos. Lasting 3-5 minutes, they went out every Friday [link].
PSYBLOG Two Personal Qualities More Vital To Success Than IQ That Most People Don’t Know
| TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2017
Here are two trainable personal qualities which predict success four times more than intelligence. • Try one of PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW). The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic. Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything. Psychology MORE >>
- Beyond Worksheets
Beyond Worksheets: Using Instructional Technologies for Authentic Assessment of Student Learning is a priced webinar from ACRL on 1 June 2017 at 2pm US Eastern time (7pm UK time). Prices include: ACRL member: $50; Nonmember: $90. The presenter is Melissa Mallon , Director of Peabody Library/Director of Liaison and Instruction Services, Vanderbilt University. More info at [link]. events webinars MORE >>