Friday, January 17, 2020

6 Adult Learning Theories: Put Theory into Practice #vmvwiki #vmvdlt #vmvteach

What is an Adult Learning Theory?

  1. Andragogy
  2. Transformational Learning (Mezirow, 1978) 
  3. Experiential Learning (Klob, 1970)
  4. Self-Directed Learning (SDL) (Knowles)
  5. Project Based Learning (PBL) (Dewey, 1897)
  6. Action Learning (Revans, 1982)
Learning Theory Comparison Chart


Coleman, H. (2019, Oct 11) 6 Adult Learning Theories and How to Put Them into Practice. iSpring. https://www.ispringsolutions.com/blog/adult-learning-theories

Best Animation Software 2015 - YouTube #vmvwiki #vmvdlt

Best Animation Software (2015, May 19). Bloop Animation (3:51min)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZ9XoyQ6b1U&feature=youtu.be

Augmented reality for business: Cheat sheet - TechRepublic #vmvwiki #vmvdlt

Article includes
  • What is augmented reality?
  • How can businesses use augmented reality? Remote support:, Training & education, 3D modelling, Training, keeping customers in the store, 
  • What technology is needed to use augmented reality?
  • What are the most popular augmented reality platforms?
  • How can my business start using augmented reality?
Vigliarolo, B. (2019, Dec 16) Augmented reality for business: Cheat sheet. TechRepublic  https://www.techrepublic.com/article/augmented-reality-for-business-cheat-sheet/


Thursday, December 12, 2019

How to Convert PowerPoint to eLearning #vmvwiki #vmvdlt

While this is really an advert for iSpring it does contain a lot of useful things to consider when developing a PowerPoint for your lessons. While it targets eLearning (students self directed) the ideas can also be useful for face-to-face classes to.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Using MS teams as an LMS in Higher Education #vmvwiki #vmvdlt

High tech for higher ed: An Australian engineering professor revamps student learning with Teams

citizen developer - Microsoft Power Automate #vmvwiki #vmvdlt

Building connected business solutions with Microsoft Power Automate 
Microsoft Power Automate is a low-code and no-code tool that empowers citizen developers ( Citizen developers are employees who work on the front lines of their organization, so they are more readily aware of opportunities for improvement and innovation than their IT counterparts. ) to build systems that complete sophisticated workflows by connecting familiar productivity tools and applications, which drives value for the business. Microsoft uses Power Automate to approve off-cycle payroll, take time off, and run meetings with multiple presenters.  

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/itshowcase/building-connected-business-solutions-with-microsoft-power-automate?WT.mc_id=azurebg_email_Cloud_Flow_Engagement_Nov%20Flow%20Newsletter_230_ENROW