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Is Rapid Change now the Norm?

By ACS Distance Education on September 24, 2022 in Careers, Education & Psychology | comments

The world entered a period of ever faster change with climate change. It was exaggerated with the covid pandemic.

Has rapid change become the norm?  What are the implications of an ever faster changing world?

 

 
For an innovation to work, it needs to first be accepted, then implemented. Some innovations struggle to be accepted, and fail before they begin. Others are embraced by all concerned, right from the start. The acceptance of any innovation depends upon complexity, relative advantage, compatibility, observability and trialability
 
Neurodiversity is not a psychological condition, it is a term to describe the fact that everyone has differing psychological and hence behavioural characteristics. We all learn differently, react differently and have different perceptions. Just as plants and animals in nature are biodiverse, human children and adults are diverse too.  Understanding neurodiversity can provide an appreciation of strengths that can be found in diversity, and insights into how to provide a better education and developmental environment for our children.
 

Why Do People Choose to Study

By ACS Distance Education on March 23, 2022 in Careers, Jobs Success & Education | comments

Study courses that will give you the learning you need. Don't just enrol in a course because you assume you must have a certificate or degree to be successful.

That is just a false assumption.

 

ACS Distance Education History

By ACS Distance Education on November 4, 2021 in Careers & Jobs Success | comments

ACS Distance Education was born in 1979, the brainchild of John Mason. Today it employs around 60 people, licences courses to colleges around the world, and there are close to 50,000 people estimated to be studying it's courses.