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Initiatives for a Responsible and Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

2020/04/07|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming our world. Already present in many sectors of activity, from medicine to transportation and the advent of so-called "intelligent cities", this technology is here to stay.

3 Points on Transitioning to Online Learning

2020/04/02|Categories: Articles, Doru Lupeanu, Online|

The current coronavirus pandemic constrained many academic institutions to bring to a close all in-person classes and find solutions to move everything online, a process not only complicated from a technological point of view but even more so from a pedagogical perspective.

Colour and Learning Under Microscope

2020/03/25|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

Choosing the colours for an online training course is probably one of the most fun steps in designing for this medium. However, this cannot only be based on personal taste and the mood of the moment. In addition to knowing the rules of this art, research can now guide us further.

The adult brain learns best with stories

2020/03/19|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

Since the dawn of time, human beings have been telling stories to pass on their most precious values and knowledge to their fellows. Nowadays, this activity is mainly used as entertainment and associated with childhood. Research tells us that a well-crafted story can become a powerful learning tool, even for learners who have long since reached adulthood.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Attention, in numbers

2020/02/27|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

As fragile as it is precious, our attention span is the basis not only of our learning but also of the accomplishment of all our daily tasks. In these times of overstretching, one of the first steps we can take to preserve and improve it is to get to know it better.

[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Benefits of Intelligent Adaptive Learning for the Company

2020/02/20|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

Powered by AI, intelligent adaptive learning is the most promising form of personalized learning in online training. It optimizes the chances of success for each learner by allowing them to follow a training path that adapts in real-time to their profile. After presenting three benefits of intelligent adaptive learning for the learner, in a previous article, here are three from the employer’s perspective.

[INFOGRAPHIC] 3 Benefits of Intelligent Adaptive Learning for The Learner

2020/02/11|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

The ultimate in personalized learning, the "intelligent adaptive learning" - "intelligent" because it is powered by artificial intelligence - can generate in real-time for each learner the most appropriate learning path to achieve his or her goals.

Next-generation personalized learning

2020/02/05|Categories: Articles, Catherine Meilleur|

Personalized learning is not new; just think of tutoring, which has been around for a long time. Today, however, thanks to Artificial Intelligence (AI), adaptive hypermedia research and the rise of big data, it has taken a distinctly high-tech, science-fiction-like turn. In its most sophisticated version, which can be described as "intelligent adaptive learning", it generates in real-time, for each learner, the most appropriate route to achieve their goals.