The good of small things: Anant Agarwal predicts the campus of the future [from CES 2014]

  • People want information in bite-size chunks. 6 to 8 minutes is the peak length for student engagement
  • But elivering information in smaller chunks isn’t enough. Engaging students with instant feedback and gamification improve the learning process
  • Making learning flexible and allowing students to learn at their own pace is effective
  • If a video is 15 to 40 minutes long, students watch it for maybe two or three minutes

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