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Dan Meyer teaches high school math outside of Santa Cruz, CA, and explores the intersection of math instruction, multimedia, and inquiry-based learning. He received his Masters of Arts from the University of California at Davis in 2005 and Cable in the Classroom's Leader in Learning award in 2008. He currently works for Google as a curriculum fellow and lives with his wife in Santa Cruz, CA.

How are you training the YouTube Generation

How are you training the YouTube Generation at ELS 2010

Key Trends that Impact the Learning Industry - Dr. Raj Ramachandran, Accenture

Key Trends that Impact the Learning Industry - Dr. Raj Ramachandran, Accenture
Dr. Ramachandran gave a thoughtful presentation at E-Learning Symposium on the building of specialized skills using academies.   Topics covered included:

  • How do you take a person from Naive to a Master?
  • Continuous Learning Model
  • Deliberate Practice -- the need for 10,000 hours of Deliberate Practice to become an expert
  • What is a Learning Academy?

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ELS 2010 - Julie Preston - Are Games the Same

ELS 2010 - Julie Preston - Are Games the Same

Presentation from Enspire's Julie Preston "Are Games the Same?  Update the Blueprint for your E-Learning Process to Leverage Game Development Techniques."     In this presentation she talked about:

  • What is a Learning Game
  • Learning Process
  • Game Process
  • Game Types:  Casual Games, Platform Games, Adventure & Role-Playing Games, Alternate Reality Games,
  • Recommended Learning Game Process
  • Game Metrics

Ms. Preston also  provided a great checklist as well as resources for game development (attached below)

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