Tag: video

Pearson’s School of Thought Series: Simone’s Story

Pearson’s Research & Innovative Network has produced a series of videos entitled “School of Thought” which depict Pearson’s vision for the future of education.

Watch the video below to see how a fictitious Simone takes a MOOC. Simone makes use of 21st-century tech tools and concepts including augmented reality, gamification, geolocation, a dynamic dashboard, personalized learning, and learning analytics.

What Do Students Expect from Schools?

Schools spend a lot of time discussing and defining what to expect from their students, but what do students expect from their schools? In order to keep students interested in their learning, it is imperative to think about what students want and what will keep them happy with their learning.

“Leaving To Learn,” a movement dedicated to lowering student dropout rates by keeping students engaged in their learning, has identified 10 components of the learning process that students expect from schools.