Navigating the Ethics of Nudging in Higher Education

Navigating the Ethics of Nudging in Higher Education

A Closer Look The concept of nudging, popularized by Thaler and Sunstein (2008) in their book “Nudge”, has sparked debates on its ethical implications. Critics argue that nudging, rooted in libertarian paternalism, manipulates individuals by exploiting their cognitive biases to guide them towards decisions the nudgers think are rational. In simpler terms, it’s like steering…

Exploring Innovative Approaches

Exploring Innovative Approaches

Examples of digital nudging among educators Navigating the digital landscape of education involves more than just introducing new tools; it requires a thoughtful approach to guide educators seamlessly into the realm of digital possibilities. This comprehensive strategy involves various forms of digital nudging, strategically designed to inspire and support educators in their adoption of digital…

How to nudge educators?

How to nudge educators?

Inspire teachers to use more digital tools Promoting and fostering a culture of digital integration within classrooms is a pivotal step in enhancing the overall learning experience for students. By encouraging teachers to embrace and incorporate a diverse array of digital tools into their instructional methods, we not only facilitate more engaging and interactive lessons…