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Shared Learning – The Value of Collaboration

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Effective learning depends on the learner having an interest in the topic.  If that interest doesn’t come naturally, because the learning is something required by an employer or a professional organisation, it is helpful to find something that is of interest.  This may be as simple as prospects of future promotion for knowing the information […]

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More about the process of learning

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We make sense of the world by measuring what our senses present us with against what we already know.  The new information may change the information we already had, or we may class it as incorrect, partly correct or not useful.  So, Learning could be described as adding new information or experiences that change what […]

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What is Learning?

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What is learning? There are many variations on the definition of what learning actually is.  All definitions seem to agree that some change takes place because of something. In his 2016 book ‘What is Learning’, Mark Haselgrove says there is ‘no generally accepted definition of learning, but quite a lot of what we understand by […]