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If you'd like to learn more about how people learn, and the impact of connectivity and technology on learning, the following is a selected list of books, videos and podcasts you may find useful.


Ambrose, S. A., Bridges, M. W., DiPietro, M., Lovett, M. C., & Norman, M. K. (2010). The Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.How learning works: Seven research-based principles for smart teaching. Jossey-Bass. Bates,

A. Tony (2019) Teaching in a Digital Age, Second Edition, retrieved from https://www.tonybates.ca/teaching-in-a-digital-age/ 

    Bransford, John D., et al, (editors), Committee on Developments in the Science of Learning, National Academies of Sciences (2000). How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience and School, retrieved from https://www.nap.edu/catalog/9853/how-people-learn-brain-mind-experience-and-school-expanded-edition

    Brown, P. C., Roediger, H. L. III, & McDaniel, M. A. (2014). Make it stick: The science of successful learning. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

    Dirksen, J. (2016). Design for how people learn. San Francisco: New Riders.

    Harasim, L. M. (2017). Learning theory and online technologies. New York: Routledge.

    Hattie, J., & Yates, G. C. R. (2014). Visible learning and the science of how we learn. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY: Routledge.

    Nussbaum-Beach, Sheryl. (2012). The connected educator: learning and leading in a digital age. Bloomington, Indiana: Solution Tree Press.

    Vaughan, Norman D., Martha Cleveland-Innes, D. Randy Garrison (2013). Teaching in Blended Learning Environments: Creating and Sustaining Communities of Inquiry, Athabasca: Athabasca University Press

    Articles, journals, web references

    Fredholm, Lotta (2001) Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (1849-1936). Nobelprize.org. Retrieved from https://www.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/pavlov/readmore.html

    Greengrass, M. (2004) 100 Years of B.F. Skinner, American Psychological Association. Retrieved from http://www.apa.org/monitor/mar04/skinner.aspx

    Millwood, Richard. (2013) Learning Theory, v6, Holistic Approach to Technology Enhanced Learning (EU-funded project), retrieved from https://blog.richardmillwood.net/2013/05/10/learning-theory/

    Robert Gagne's Nine Learning Events: Instructional Design for Dummies. (2017, March 8). ETEC 510, . Retrieved 15:13, September 27, 2020 from http://etec.ctlt.ubc.ca/510wiki/index.php?title=Robert_Gagne%27s_Nine_Learning_Events:_Instructional_Design_for_Dummies&oldid=63738.

    Scientific Reasoning Research Institute. von Glasersfeld, Ernst. Radical Constructivism. Retrieved from https://www.srri.umass.edu/vonglasersfeld/

    Siemens, George (2005) Connectivism: A Learning Theory for the Digital Age, International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning. Retrieved from http://www.itdl.org/Journal/Jan_05/article01.htm

    Smith, M.K. (2002) ‘Jerome S. Bruner and the process of education’, The encyclopedia of pedagogy and informal education. [https://infed.org/mobi/jerome-bruner-and-the-process-of-education/ Retrieved: September 22, 2020

    Smith, M. K. (2003). ‘Learning theory’, the encyclopedia of informal education. Retrieved from http://infed.org/mobi/learning-theory-models-product-and-process/

    University of Leicester, Learning theories, David Kolb, retrieved from https://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/doctoralcollege/training/eresources/teaching/theories/kolb

    University College of Dublin Teaching and Learning Open Educational Resources, Education Theory, Constructivism and Social Constructivism. - see Main Theorists:  John Dewey, Lev Vygotsky, retrieved from http://www.ucdoer.ie/index.php/Education_Theory/Constructivism_and_Social_Constructivism

    Weibell, C. J. (2011). Behaviorism (John B. Watson) Principles of learning: 7 principles to guide personalized, student-centered learning in the technology-enhanced, blended learning environment. Retrieved Nov. 4, 2016 from [https://principlesoflearning.wordpress.com].

    Wikipedia article - David Ausubel - Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Ausubel

    Wikipedia article - John Dewey - Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dewey