2018 EDU: Challenge-based education and self-managed learning: on the same team!

Challenge-based education and self-managed learning: on the same team!An instructional challenge is proposed as project-based leaarning for late teens: Develop a presentation showing how people can manage their own learning and why they should.  Some resources are given. Empty the classroom!Schools are preparing students for life.So they must be preparing students to manage their own learning.  The can’t claim to teach students everything they need to know for life.Do they have any classes aimed at that skill-set?There is research:  Scholarly articles on self-directed learningHow to Put Self-Directed Learning to Work in Your Classroom********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsIMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Selby’s YouTube Channel-Search this blog with the search bar, upper left.OSCC 2017 PresentationsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Virtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid DestinationsHypergrid-related articles in this blog***************************************************************************************************************Self-managed learning: why and howThat title suggests a useful challenge for students in grades 11 and 12.Develop a presentation showing how people can manage their own learning and why they should.Good for the whole class: introduces them to the idea of self-managed learning.Possibly offers useful ideas to the graduating class.Presenters might publish in a blog and use it in their portfolio of work.Related links–Starters for the projectHow to Put Self-Directed Learning to Work in Your ClassroomScholarly articles on self-directed learning15 Ways of the Successful Self-Directed Learnerself directed learning: Google searchCourseraEdutech wiki10 Ways to Foster Self-Directed Learning in Your TrainingBackgroundEducational games in virtual worlds. 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