Modern Learning Principles

Principle 1: Modern learners understand that facts are always at hand.

Principle 2: Modern learners understand the continuous feedback is crucial to learning.

Principle 3: Modern learners understand that they don’t need to replicate the learning experiences of others.

Principle 4: Modern learners understand that shared meaning making is more desirable personal sense making.

Principle 5: Modern learners understand that the information that they have already compiled will be extremely useful in their future learning.

Principle 6: Modern learners understand that it is more effective to contribute to an existing project than to starting their own project from scratch.

Principle 7: Modern learners understand that it is better to repurpose someone else’s project than to start their own from scratch.

Principle 8: Modern learners understand that complex learning requires continuous learning.

Principle 9: Modern learners understand that data can be used to make sense of learning experiences.

Principle 10: Modern learners understand that they can follow the learning tracks of others.

Principle 11: Modern learners understand that they should be influenced by the world.

Principle 12: Modern learners understand that the barriers between experts, professionals and learners no longer exist.