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Bilingual Solutions Academy

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Blog, Learning Strategies | 0 comments

Bilingual Solutions Academy

E-Learning is used in many areas in the education and training sector. The term itself stands for computer-integrated teaching and learning processes. We identify leading theories and approaches as a basis for designing effective instructions. Social constructivism emphasizes the importance of culture and context in understanding what occurs in society … Read More

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On the Job Training

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Blog, Learning Strategies | 1 comment

On the Job Training

Here an overview of a simple strategy for ON THE JOB TRAINING Set the scene by: Letting me know he or she wanted me to succeed Being positive about the job Being prepared to train me Letting me know what I was going to learn and why it was important… Read More

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Blended Learning – What is it really?

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in E-Learning | 1 comment

Blended Learning – What is it really?

There has been so much talk about blended learning. I found this most suitable video to explain. Enjoy!  … Read More

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Conceptual Metaphor and Conceptual Blending as Central Processes for Music Perception

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 in Academic Assignments, Semantic Musicology | 0 comments

Conceptual Metaphor and Conceptual Blending as Central Processes for Music Perception

Conceptual Metaphor and Conceptual Blending as Central Processes for Music Perception Introduction: Various publications argue that music uses some of the mental software that is used by language as well. (Comp. Pinker 1989, Jackendoff/Lehrdahl 1983, Patel 2008, Fitch 2006, Patel/Peretz 1997) Patel and Peretz (1997) state, that Music and Language … Read More

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The ADDIE Model

Posted by on Jan 20, 2013 in ADDIE, Blog, E-Learning, Instructional Design | 0 comments

The ADDIE Model

The ADDIE model is a systematic instructional design model consisting of five phases: (1) Analysis, (2) Design, (3) Development, (4) Implementation, and (5) Evaluation. Various flavors and versions of the ADDIE model exist making use of a vertical approach. This leads to more flexibility within the model compared to its … Read More

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The Technology of Storytelling

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012 in Blog, Connectivism, E-Learning, Learning Styles, Videos | 0 comments

The Technology of Storytelling

iPad storyteller Joe Sabia introduces us to Lothar Meggendorfer, who created a bold technology for storytelling: the pop-up book. Sabia shows how new technology has always helped us tell our own stories, from the walls of caves to his own onstage iPad.   … Read...

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E-Learning – The Do’s and Dont’s of Job Interviewing

Posted by on May 28, 2012 in ADDIE, Blog, E-Learning, Instructional Design | 0 comments

E-Learning – The Do’s and Dont’s of Job Interviewing

Well, after weeks and weeks of analyzing, designing, developing a training module using the ADDIE methodology, I have finally completed the first phase of the project...

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Instructional Design

Posted by on Mar 18, 2012 in ADDIE, Blog, Instructional Design | 0 comments

Instructional Design

As illustrated in the excerpt from Real World Instructional Design and in the Stories from the Field media selections, careers in the field of ID span many different fields and industries. Because of this, there is not a clear or agreed upon definition of ID even by the professionals who … Read More

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Introducing a Brand New Educational Blog!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Introducing a Brand New Educational Blog!

Alex is a PhD student of systematic musicology. Her focus is on systematic musicology, linguistics and cognitive science and investigates music and language, trying to show how they are related with regard to conceptual metaphor and blending. At the moment, the main focus is on image schemas and language acquisition, … Read More

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Interactive Learning Theory Matrix

Posted by on Jan 23, 2012 in Behaviorism, Blog, Cognitivism, Connectivism, Constructivism, Learning Theories, Social Learning Theory | 0 comments

Interactive Learning Theory Matrix

A detailed overview of the Learning Theories: Behaviorism | Constructivism | Social Learning Theory | Connectivism | Adult Learning … Read...

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