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If You Teach Diverse Kids, You Need This Book
Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students by Zaretta Hammond, 192 pages, Corwin, November 2014 This article contains Amazon Affiliate links. If you click these and make a purchase from Amazon, I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you.
Feb 24 2:15AM Cult of Pedagogy

Have we reached a tipping point in teaching science and engineering online?
This post lists several new developments in delivering science and engineering online. These developments join a list of other efforts that are listed below in the reference section that suggest we may be reaching a tipping point in teaching science and engineering online.
Feb 24 2:06AM Tony Bates

Do our brains use the same kind of deep-learning algorithms used in AI?
Deep-learning researchers have found that certain neurons in the brain have shape and electrical properties that appear to be well-suited for deep learning the kind of machine-intelligence used in beating humans at Go and Chess. Canadian Institute For Advanced Research (CIFAR) Fellow Blake Richards and his colleagues Jordan Guerguiev at the University of Toronto, Scarborough, and Timothy Lillicrap at Google DeepMind developed an algorithm that simulates how a deep-learning network could work in our brains.
Feb 23 11:00PM KurzweilAI

Learning Investment and Hours Are on the Rise
Compared to last year, ATD's 2017 State of the Industry report shows gains in learning expenditure and learning hours used. Organizations continued to make healthy investments in employee learning in 2016, according to the Association for Talent Development.
Feb 23 3:51PM Main

Leaders From LinkedIn, Amazon, and Tesla Say These Are the 5 Trends Shaping Talent Development
While it's relatively easy for competitors to implement technology similar to yours, duplicate your strategy, and even mimic your culture, they can't clone your people. That's why most organizations agree talent is a top priority.
Feb 23 3:14PM Inc.com

5 eLearning Trend Predictions for 2018
eLearning Brothers Every year it's fun to take a broad look at the eLearning industry and try to predict some trends that will dominate the coming months. Here are 5 trends we think you should look out for this year! Predictions Predictions eLearning Tools Trends Augmented Reality Clark Quinn So, I'd been unhappy with how hard it was to update my site.
Feb 23 3:01PM eLearning Learning

The Top 20 Learning Management Systems Based on User Experience Infographic
Educational Technology Infographics The Top Learning Management Systems Based on User Experience list has been created using a holistic approach and is based on input from actual LMS users. The order of appearance depends on System Usability Score, Perceived Usefulness & Net Promoter Score.
Feb 23 3:00PM e-Learning Infographics

Training Challenges And E-learning Solutions Summit
Organizations are looking for high-impact, technology-enabled learning solutions to improve their training initiatives and boost organizational efficiencies. This becomes pertinent with the advances in digital technology.
Feb 23 2:13PM eLearning Industry

Let learners take control
Lee Elliot Major and Steve Higgins Techniques such as metacognition and self-regulation are levers that speed up students' learning, say Lee Elliot Major and Steve Higgins Some teachers were baffled by the technical sounding terms metacognition and self-regulation when we first presented the Teaching and Learning Toolkit seven years ago. For those who may still be a little hazy on the exact details: metacognition simply means thinking about thinking or consciously directing your own thinking.
Feb 23 1:52PM Tes

5 Strategies to Manage Change In a Digital Workplace
While the digital workplace is here to stay, change continues all around us. The changes companies must manage and adapt to in a digital workplace are impacted by many internal and external factors including technology, budgets, business model, politics, location, processes, leadership, legal and tax barriers.
Feb 23 1:47PM CMSWire.com

Machine Learning Market Production, Sales, Supply, Demand, Key Players & Forecast to 2025
Machine Learning Market Overview Machine learning solutions facilitate machines to learn without being specifically programmed for it. Machine learning algorithms can be used to perform tasks such as statistical arbitrage, image recognition, medical diagnoses, speech recognition, classification, learning association, prediction and information extraction.
Feb 23 1:06PM Newsient

PSS holds e-learning seminar for parents
THE Public School System is educating parents about its e-learning program which is now in its sixth year. PSS distance education coordinator Lorraine Catienza and director of instructional technology Bobby Cruz have been sharing with parents the importance of 21st century learning and technology.
Feb 23 2:00AM Marianas Variety

Three Educators Talk About How They Battle and Overcome Self-Doubt
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