Results for "learning"


    • Gerald Ardito - Student

      Gerald Ardito - Student

      Tags: teaching, learning, online education

      • Melissa Meireles

        Melissa Meireles

        I graduated from Pace in May 2013 with a BA in Mathematics and Adolescent Education. Soon after graduating I began working full time as the Academic Coordinator at Pace Pleasantville’s Tutoring Center. My main focuses are running the Academic Coaching Program to ensure Pace’s athletes achieve aca...

        Tags: mathematics, education, teaching, learning

        • Gerald Ardito

          Searching for the Algorithms Underlying Life

          Really interesting article about how learning might work in biological systems.

          Tags: cs for teachers, machine learning, learning

          • Gerald Ardito

            Learning Module #1 - How Do We Learn Science?

            Welcome to our first Learning Module - How Do We Learn Science? This is the first of three online learning modules that we will be explore in this course. This first one focuses on the learning of science. It is organized around a single big idea: In order to teach science effectively...

            Tags: ED644LearningModule1, learning, science, science education

            • Gerald Ardito

              Periodic Table Battleship

              This looks incredibly cool.

              Tags: science, science education, cool things, learning, teaching

              • Gerald Ardito

                Presentation - Letting Go

                This is the slideshow from a presentation entitled "Letting Go" by e learning researcher (and a colleague of mine) Jon Dron. Dron's work is very relevant to our discussion of how people learn. I suggest you note the diagrams depicting his extension of Paulsen's Cooperativ...

                Tags: e-learning, learning

                • Gerald Ardito

                  The Best Language for Math Confusing English Number Words Are Linked to Weaker Skills

                  I know that none of us are math teachers, but I thought you might find this article interesting. It focuses on engagement (without calling it that) and motivation. It will be interesting to see what you think.  

                  Tags: math education, student engagement, motivation, learning

                  • Gerald Ardito

                    Infants make more attempts to achieve a goal when they see adults persist

                    Potentially interesting study about how adults shape young people. This commentary is, to me, far more interesting.

                    Tags: motivation, learning, self-determination, grit

                    • Gina Raus

                      Critical Response 1

                                    The surface level study of digital humanities has been focused mostly towards the endless possibilities of using digital technologies for research purposes. The idea of teaching, learning, and pedagogy is not viewed as a...

                      Tags: digital humanities, dh, research, pedagogy, teaching, learning

                      • Gerald Ardito

                        Addicted to learning or addicted to grades?

                        Terrific blog post by Jon Dron in response to an article about the intended addictiveness of social media and certain apps.  I thought you might find it useful as you are putting together your final projects.

                        Tags: learning, motivatino