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Learning – from requirement to desire

https://landing.athabascau.ca/blog/view/395201/learning-from-requirement-to-desire
September 19, 2013 – 5:43pm


As I travel across Canada and explore the learning centres for adults, I sense a tide of anticipation for the next wave of innovative pedagogy.  Like the news pushing MOOCS as an attractive freebie (if you ignore the attrition rates, or ownership of content)…but I digress. Attachment to a particular technology is as dangerous as farming monocultures.

Thus I reflect on what innovative pedagogy is, thankfully Google does all the thinking now and sure enough there is someone who has already blogged it:

http://www.researchgate.net/post/What_is_Innovative_Pedagogy2

I basically agreed with everything stated in the article by Tim Beardsley, Gara Latchanna, and Kamala Devi.

Then I tripped in Youtube on a sample application of the aforementioned “innovation”:

The Big Mistake in Elearning – http://youtu.be/Mj5M4KCfTwo