Archive for the ‘personalized learning’ Category

Read some reflections from a superintendent:  Superintendent: Gen Z achievement soaring with student choice at http://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/04/24/gen-z-student-choice/

Interesting discussion of possibilities of personalized learning and data protection, excerpt:

Where we have problems is with more generalized AI that could power avatars like Clifford and make them convincing teachers. Core to this is two capabilities. One is the ability to recognize how a human learns and then to test educational strategies and methods to find those best suited to each individual. The other is the ability to interact with humans on a more event footing — more like a person-to-person interaction rather than man-to-machine.

Read more here at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/avatars-will-soon-upend-the-role-of-teachers-and-transform-education-2017-04-06

Read more here at http://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/02/03/ew-personalized-learning-libraries/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec

What role can libraries play to support teachers and students in reaching their goals?

Personalized Learning

Posted: 13/12/2016 by broadyesl in personalized learning, Uncategorized

A term that comes up in education circles.  What is it and why should we care?  Read 5 Ways to Personalize Instruction at  https://principalsdesk.org/2016/10/26/5-ways-to-personalize-instruction/

Video and story:  http://www.swivl.com/2016/06/20/students-benefit-from-personalization/

The 5 steps and the apps to implement them (excerpt):

  1. Whole-group instruction
  2. Guided practice
  3. Independent practice
  4. Reflection

Read the answer at https://www.iste.org/explore/articledetail?articleid=124