Category Archives: Professional efficiency

Educational Technology or EdTech can be defined as the theory and practice of design, development, utilization, management and evaluation of processes and resources for learning, according to Seels & Richey. Blended learning, virtual classrooms, and learning management systems are all examples technologies that teachers are now adapting to language learning. Foreign language teachers’ job is…

The Workplace of Tomorrow Powered By EdTech Conference What percentage of today’s jobs could be automated or likely to change significantly in the near future? How the labour market is transforming? What are the challenges and the right paths to get the right skills for emerging jobs? Andwhat should you do today to keep up…

Augmented reality is such a buzzword nowadays.  What exactly is it and how does it fit in the field of adult learning? Read on to learn more about the definition, benefits and examples of augmented reality in learning. According to Live Science, augmented reality is the result of using technology to superimpose information — sounds,…

Computers, the Internet, and the digitalization of almost everything is changing the way learners learn and teachers teach. There is now such a thing as virtual learning? What exactly does that mean? Read on to learn more about the basics of virtual learning. According to Vedamo, Virtual learning is a learning experience that is enhanced…

When you’re interviewing for a job, the little things can make a big difference. Even a small mistake can cost you a job offer. Take the time to prepare so you can make the best possible impression at every job interview you go on. Learn from these tips and ace that job interview. 1. Research…

Technology is everywhere, and its ability to transform learning is massive.  The model of using technology in learning links teachers to their learners and to professional content, resources, and systems and helps them improve their own instruction and personalize learning. Technology such as computers, mobile devices, internet access, and interactive white boards can be incorporated…

The digital revolution has paved the way for unprecedented changes as to how content is accessed, consumed, discussed, and shared.  Not immune to these changes is the way learning is viewed, implemented and evaluated.  Buzz words such as e-learning and edTech or educational technology come to mind when talking about the digital revolution and learning. …

Working in a team is inevitable in the workplace. What goes into making a cohesive team and effective team members? Take a look at these attributes of an effective team player to learn how to become a better one. 1. Understand your role An effective team member understands his/her role. If you have a clear…

Bizfluent defines work ethic as working consistently, purposefully, systematically and in a focused way. Having strong work ethic means intrinsically valuing work and fair rewarding for consistent work. This value shows up in their behaviors as they clock in every day, work dependably and independently and demonstrate solid business results. Employees who have strong work…

Employers hire employees that are skilled at assessing situations, are able to seek multiple perspectives, and gather more in-depth, harder-to-locate information. According to Successatschool.org, there are six steps involved in effective research. These are: Preparing: setting goals and making sure you know what you need to get out of the research projects. Ensure that you…