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Posted by on May 9th, 2016 0 comments Tags:

Anyone who has done teaching or taken classes in teaching methods has likely heard the term “pedagogy.” This term is most widely used currently to mean “the art and science … of teaching,” although the original meaning was actually more specific to teaching children. As librarians, we strive to create instructional materials that are appropriate… Read More »

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What We’re Reading – Instructional Design

Posted by on March 21st, 2016 0 comments

The month of March means “spring break” for many academic institutions. And that may mean a break from instruction, but we wanted to give you a short “reading list” in case you are looking for something to occupy any extra time you might have!Here are three titles which the NTC staff have been reading and… Read More »

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How Many Attendees are Enough?

Posted by on March 1st, 2016 0 comments

Note: The NTC wishes to thank Karen Vargas and the NN/LM OERC for permission to repost this blog from http://nnlm.gov/evaluation/blog . It seemed especially relevant to what we as the NTC are about and do, as well as to the OERC. I enjoyed reading an article in Public Libraries titled “The Grass Is Always Greener”… Read More »

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February 17 is Digital Learning Day #DLD

Posted by on February 17th, 2016 0 comments

The National Training Center (NTC) is all about training and learning. We use a variety of methods to provide training related to National Library of Medicine products and services. And, we strive to provide leadership to the NN/LM related to e-learning delivery methods and instructional best practices for adult learners. Today we celebrate Digital Learning… Read More »

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5 Learning Tech Trends to Watch in the Next 5 Years

Posted by on February 4th, 2016 0 comments

Because we’re all about training, we try to keep up with what professionals in the areas of learning, training, and technologies are saying. This week,in the Learning Technologies Blog from ATD (Association for Talent Development), Karl M. Kapp identified “a list of five trends learning professionals should consider when mapping out strategies for the next… Read More »

Posted in: Adult Learning Principles, Instructional Design, Teaching Technologies, Training Tips

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