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higher education and information dumps

Been thinking lately about the nature of learning at higher ed institutions – and how it effects content development for online courses. In an “old” episode of a  TWiT, This Week in Tech podcast (from May 31, 2009), they were … Continue reading

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how learners experience information dumps

This comic from The Usable Learning Blog provides the perfect, visual, I’d say even visceral, explanation of why information dumps do not work. You can really feel the learner’s reaction. I especially love how the author/artist Julie Dirksen concludes (emphasis … Continue reading

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