Star Ratings or Star Children

How can ratings systems potentially work against play-based and social-emotional learning? Shanda challenges center directors to be willing to take a lower star rating in […] The post Star Ratings or Star Children appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by...

Creative Block Play

Blocks are the perfect 3 dimensional material to encourage learning with all five senses. Blocks provide so many opportunities to teach math, social-emotional, and fine […] The post Creative Block Play appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by...

The US Military Admits It Spent $22 Million Investigating UFOs

Long-time Slashdot reader Joosy writes, “Until 2012 the Pentagon had a program, the ‘Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program’, that tracked unidentified flying objects.” An anonymous reader writes: The Pentagon finally acknowledged the...

Predictive Keyboard Tries To Write a New Harry Potter Chapter

Long-time Slashdot reader Baron_Yam writes, “Some AI news items are amusing. This is one of those.” ProKras reports: What do you get when a predictive keyboard app tries to write a new Harry Potter story? Apparently, you get Chapter 13 from Harry Potter...

Realistic Graphics and Learning: What’s most effective?

Before you just place any old photo into an online course or informational web site, it’s a good idea to think about whether a realistic graphic is required. And if so, how much realism will be most effective? Powered by...

Waivers and responsibility

How do you get proof that people participating in your event are adequately briefed and understand what they are about to undertake?  How to include […] The post Waivers and responsibility appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by...

Micro-credentials for teacher PD: Why? What? How?

Professional development is an essential part of the teaching profession — teachers are expected to remain lifelong learners. Naturally, this benefits their students because their […] The post Micro-credentials for teacher PD: Why? What? How? appeared first on...

The power of ed-tech in the developing world

We focus a lot on the K-12 system of the United States in our blog, and I thought it would be fun and interesting to […] The post The power of ed-tech in the developing world appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by...