International Journal of Designs for Learning This multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed online journal is dedicated to publishing descriptions of artifacts, environments and experiences created to promote and support learning in all contexts by designers in any field. The IJDL Library of Congress ISSN is 2159-449X. The journal provides a venue for designers to share their knowledge-in-practice through rich representations of their designs and detailed discussion of decision-making. The aim of the journal is to support the production of high-quality precedent materials and to promote and demonstrate the value of doing so. This journal is a publication of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology. Announcements Vol 4, No 2 (2013): Special Issue: Designs for Learning Spaces Table of Contents Invited Feature Articles Articles
English Language Teaching English Language Teaching (ELT) is a double-blind peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to promoting scholarly exchange among teachers and researchers in the field of English Language Teaching. The journal is published monthly in both print and online versions by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. The scope of ELT includes the following fields: theory and practice in English language teaching and learning, teaching English as a second or foreign language, English language teachers’ training and education. Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original, and full-length articles that are not under review in any other journals. The online version of the journal is free access and download. If you want to order print copies, please visit: www.ccsenet.org/store Statistics 2014 Q2: Articles Received: 110; Accepted: 61; Rejected: 49; Published: 48; Retracted: 2 2014 Q1: Articles Received: 122; Accepted: 56; Rejected: 74; Published: 47; Retracted: 0 Issues
conscious competence learning model matrix- unconscious incompetence to unconscious competence conscious competence theory - summary outline The conscious competence theory and related matrix model explain the process and stages of learning a new skill (or behaviour, ability, technique, etc.) The concept is most commonly known as the 'conscious competence learning model', or 'conscious competence learning theory'; sometimes 'conscious competence ladder' or 'conscious competence matrix'. Other descriptions are used, including terminology relating to 'conscious skilled' and 'conscious unskilled' (which incidentally are preferred by Gordon Training). Occasionally in more recent adapted versions a fifth stage or level is added to the conscious competance theory, although there is no single definitive five-stage model, despite there being plenty of very useful and valid debate about what the fifth stage might be. learning and training in stages Put simply: Learners or trainees tend to begin at stage 1 - 'unconscious incompetence'. And ideally end at stage 4 - 'unconscious competence'. 1.
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Open access : Nature Communications In 2014, we announced that Nature Communications was to become the first Nature-branded open access only journal. Since 20th October 2014, all new submissions to Nature Communications have been published open access if accepted for publication. NPG has honoured author choice for research that was under consideration by the journal before that date, and continued to publish subscription content throughout 2015. As of January 2016, the journal only publishes open access content, and legacy subscription content published in Nature Communications prior to 2016 has been made freely accessible. What do I need to know? If you are an author and have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Licenses Open access articles are published under a CC BY license (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License). Alternative Creative Commons open access licenses are available on request: please contact the editorial office on acceptance of your article to discuss these options. Funding
Australasian Journal of Educational Technology The Australasian Journal of Educational Technology is the journal of ascilite, the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education. It aims to promote research and scholarship on the integration of technology in tertiary education, promote effective practice, and inform policy. AJET has an impact factor of 1.363 (JCR 2012), and is currently ranked 33/216 in the Education category. AJET is indexed in EDITLib, the ACER Blended Online Learning and Distance Education research bank, EBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service, and Informit A+ Education. Prior to Volume 20, 2004, AJET was published under the title Australian Journal of Educational Technology. If you encounter any issues with the AJET submission system and website please contact Andre Colbert at email@example.com Call for Proposals for a Special Issue of AJET in 2015 Expressions of interest of up to 500 words should include the following information: Table of Contents Editorial Articles
Home - The Journal of Teaching English With Technology (TEwT) Instructional Tactics Encourages higher level thinking (analysis, synthesis and evaluation, for example) Pushes the ability and willingness to consider and integrate opposing perspectives Extends knowledge and clarity around issues Integrates the head and the heart in the learning process De Bono’s Six Thinking Hats (tactic) is useful in the process Necessary Preskills: because this strategy is a complex strategy, a large part of its effectiveness relies on prerequisite skill on the part of both teacher and students. The classroom has been established as a genuinely psychologically ‘safe’ classroom in the eyes of the students. The teacher is attending to David and Johnson’s work, specifically: · Individual accountability · Face to face interaction · Collaborative skills · Processing group functioning · Positive interdependencies (9) Students must be able to demonstrate the following Collaborative Skills: · Taking turns · No put downs · Suspending judgement · Actively listening · Paraphrasing · Disagreeing in an Agreeable Way