SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Predicting Needs The starting point for an eLearning Strategy is predicting needs.
Webinars: Past, Present and Future
DECEMBER 15, 2009
Get a jump on the training industry prognosticators and decide for yourself what matters most by registering for Meridian Knowledge Solutions' "Future of eLearning Content" webinar. The webinar begins on December 17, 2009, at 2 p.m. You must be a member of the Guild to register, but, if you are not a member, you should become one. will be on a fascinating panel. Eastern Time.
eLearning Conferences 2013
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 6-7, 2012 mLearning : Making Learning Mobile, offered by the eLearning Guild, online. Clayton R. Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. Mlýn , Czech Republic. link].
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 8-9, 2011 Lessons and Insights from Ten eLearning Masters , offered by the eLearning Guild, online.
Asking the right questions during design to track down elusive content
SEPTEMBER 13, 2009
Dr. Ruth Clark wrote about removing the “nice to have” content (and avoiding cognitive overload) in her book, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction and in an article called Design Strategies: Efficiency in e-Learning: Proven Instructional Methods for Faster, Better, Online Learning she co-wrote for the E-Learning Guild’s e-magazine. Tags: LOL Learning Research learning design rapid elearning content curriculum design and development e-learning E-Learning Guild outcomes Ruth Clark Ironically, I had created the topic and struggled with…the content. I can’t escape!
eLearning Guild 2009 Salary Report
JANUARY 7, 2009
Check out the 2009 salary report from the eLearning Guild. Brent Schlenker asks, " Are you making over $78k as an elearning professional?" Want more? Here's an older post of mine on salaries for instructional designers.
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. link] Technology, Reading and Learning Difficulties Conference, 26 th , was held January 22-24, 2009 at the Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, California, USA. And send that to Clayton. link].
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design
MAY 6, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Describing What You Do: Instructional Design Youre at a playground and you start talking to the mom sitting on the bench next to you. create eLearning. have even had the light bulb go on once I let them know that I developed eLearning. I try not to use the term Instructional Designer as my opening line anymore :-) because, like you, I get the whats that stare. So I simply say I develop eLearning or training. What do you say? We move on.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild 2009 Salary Report
JANUARY 7, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, January 07, 2009 eLearning Guild 2009 Salary Report Check out the 2009 salary report from the eLearning Guild. Brent Schlenker asks, " Are you making over $78k as an elearning professional?" The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!
DECEMBER 31, 2009
In July, my column on using wikis for ID process documentation was published in the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions magazine–my first official published article. These are my top posts according to the social signals measured by eLearning Learning : Blogging in a Walled Garden. It’s time for that annual ritual of looking back at the year. No more renting!
eLearning Guild DemoFest Highlights #dl09
DECEMBER 16, 2009
Follow up to the eLearning Guild’s DemoFest held at DevLrn in San Jose this November. eLearning Guild will make recorded presentation available on their website. These are favorites of that event. These are my live blogged notes from the presentation. link] ) Brent Schlenker: This year a lot of great entries. Innovative use of mobile technology. There’s an app for that.”
When Do Learning Games Make Business Sense?
JULY 1, 2009
Last year in Training Method Trends I showed some data from the eLearning Guild that had games and simulations decreasing as a modality. The Upside Learning ( disclosure ) white paper Do You Need Games In Your eLearning Mix? eLearning Technology. Browse eLearning ContentBut transfer does not equal ROI. And how do we know that going in?
The Agile Elearning Design Manual - Why Synchronous Learning makes so much sense today
The Learning Generalist
JULY 21, 2009
That said, its not enough as an in-house trainer to set up a couple of elearning modules, forums, wikis, chat rooms, etc and believe that everyone will participate. The days of making people go through a 5 hour elearning module from a CD-ROM are behind us. Traditional elearning wisdom can still augment the virtual classroom, as can social media. So what's the solution?
eLearning Guild DevLearn 2009 Trip Report
DECEMBER 10, 2009
I received a very nice direct message from Shanta Rohse (@shantarohse) yesterday, alerting me that she'd used one of my DevLearn 2009 presentation slides in her recently featured blogpost in eLearning Magazine. I am super flattered that my "Hype Cycle. Tags: eLearning eLearning Guild Events Innovation Sage Road Solutions
How long does it take to select an LMS?
JANUARY 8, 2009
Clearly, there is some disconnect between Bryan's timeline of entire process from beginning to end in about 2 1/2 months and the 23 months cited by guild members. So the actual numbers reported by Guild members is roughly 11 months to select. Point Solutions vs. Suites and Composition eLearning Learning - LMS Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.com.I saw a post by Bryan Chapman discussing how long it takes to select an LMS. I've known Bryan for quite a few years - more than 10. And he and I do a lot of LMS selection and implementation work. months.
A Year in Books (2009)
DECEMBER 28, 2009
2009 was a big year for me. In no particular order: Instructional Design and eLearning Because this is what I do. The classic, in which Mayer looks at research and provides conclusions on effective use of multimedia in eLearning. Working with and designing for Moodle was new for me in 2009. New job. New company. Working full time from a home office. great year, really.
LearnX Asia Pacific 2009 - Day 1
APRIL 3, 2009
Glen also recommends The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous e‑Learning. I attended the annual LearnX Asia Pacific conference this week at Sydney’s Darling Harbour. While the weather was dreary, I found the sessions topical and thought provoking. must admit, it lifted the energy of the room. Because actors are better skilled at engaging your audience.
Role Models in Educational Technology on Ada Lovelace Day
MARCH 24, 2009
Lisa Neal Gualtieri , Editor-in-Chief, eLearn Magazine, Adjunct Professor at Tufts University. Cammy Bean , eLearning instructional designer. Anya Wood , eLearning Education Manager at University Health Network. Heidi Fisk , Principal, eLearning Guild. Suw Charman-Anderson is the catalyst behind Ada Lovelace Day , “an international day of blogging to draw attention to women excelling in technology.”. Suw described Lovelace as someone who understood that computers could do a lot more than crunch numbers. Here are some notable women in the field. Pam Hook a.k.a.
eLearning Guild Presentation: Applying ADDIE to 3D Worlds
AUGUST 14, 2009
Yesterday, I had the opportunity to present at the eLearning Guild's "Designing and Managing Learning in 3-D Virtual Worlds and Immersive Environments" for the opening general session of the online conference. While the presentation below is not the same one I gave for the Guild, it does have many of the same concepts and ideas.
How Twitter Changed the eLearning Community with Conversations
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
JANUARY 23, 2014
Twitter at eLearning Conferences - TwitterCamp So, by early 2008 I began testing Twitter''s usefulness in a conference setting at The eLearning Guild ''s Annual Gathering. The following year, DevLearn 2009, we were ALL IN with social media. LRNCHAT By early 2009 we had made our point and everyone started.well."chatting". Twitter launched in 2006. chatting".
Elearning Guild Webinar - 101 - Social Media in e-Learning: Ur Doin' It Right
The Learning Generalist
MAY 13, 2010
Sumeet Moghe, 2009. Tags: elearning guild webinar mark oehlert koreen olbrish Participants in this session will learn how companies large and small have integrated social media into their e-Learning initiatives, and how that has changed the way people work and learn. Participants will get great case-study examples of successful social media integrations for learning. Think big.
Ruth Clark: eLearning and the Science of Instruction: A 10 Year Retrospection
DECEMBER 13, 2011
These are my live blogged notes from December 13, 2011: eLearning Guild Thought Leaders Webinar Ruth Clark and Richard Mayer’s book e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning – now in its 3rd edition. An expert in evidence-based elearning – author of seven books! Multimedia principles – basically the same Growth in scenario based In 2001 = about 11% of delivery media was elearning; in 2009 to 36% – gradual decrease in instructor led. Technology has changed! gaming…the cloud. new family?
Top Nine Posts of 2009
DECEMBER 30, 2009
Building Better Learning Games My live blogged notes from an April 2009 webinar with Enspire learning. 4. From January 2009, in which I get Karl Kapp’s goat ;) 5. wrote this one back in June 2009 and it does seem to be the year of Moodle. The eLearning Guild’s 2009 LMS report certainly agrees , and by evidence of the number of corporate Moodle projects we’ve worked on this year at Kineo the tipping point seems to have arrived. 6. elearning Authoring Tools Review – Help! asked for readers’ input to create a mindmap of eLearning authoring tools.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009
APRIL 15, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, April 15, 2009 My Top Ten Tools for 2009 Cammys Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. My best column: eLearning, of course! The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B.
DECEMBER 3, 2008
It's always interesting to look back at the past year - 2008, think about what has changed for me during the year, and think about what that means for the next year - 2009. Top 2008 Posts based on Read Counts: 100 eLearning Articles and White Papers Free - Web 2.0 We won't hear much this year, but in 2009, this will be something you'll hear in a big way. eLearning 2.0
eLearning Guild Authoring & Development Tools Research Report (2008)
NOVEMBER 6, 2009
And of course, the tool needs to fit the purpose, so one tool won’t fit all. I did dig up the eLearning Guild Authoring Tools Research Report (January 2008). Some highlights from the webinar follow: The results in this report were gathered from surveys of eLearning Guild members and ongoing tool surveys on the Guild’s website. # of tools used: 39% use four or more tools! that includes PPT and Word – whether or not you consider these as rapid elearning tools, Guild members do). just to show how big and overwhelming the marketplace really is.
eLearning Cyclops: New eBook from the eLearning Guild - "58 Tips.
APRIL 9, 2012
eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Free eLearning. New eBook from the eLearning Guild - "58 Tips for Breakthrough Instructional Design" I have always enjoyed the eLearning Guilds eBooks and they just released a new one - 58 Tips for Breakthrough Instructional Design. Past eLearning Guild ebooks are also available for download. Labels: e-Learning , e-Learning Guild , ISD. Future location of eLearning Cyclops. New eBook from the eLearning Guild - "58 Tips for. Pages.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evolution of the LMS"
OCTOBER 27, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evolution of the LMS" I love my job. I get to talk to really interesting people in the eLearning community and then share it with all of you. You may already know Ellen from her blog: eLearning Roadtrip.
New eLearning Guild Industry Survey
The E-Learning Curve
SEPTEMBER 10, 2009
The eLearning Guild are producing a new Guild Research Report on the subject of ‘e-Learning Authoring and Development Tools.’ The complete survey includes five sections — each focusing on a different category of tools: Rapid e-Learning Tools Courseware Authoring / e-Learning Development Tools Simulation Tools Media Tools Combining & Deploying Authoring Tools To ensure that this report provides you with accurate and up-to-date information, would like all members to complete and/or update their Authoring and Development Tools Survey by Monday, September 14th 2009.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points
AUGUST 11, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Frustration with eLearning: Becomes dumping ground for slides, text, content All the fun stuff kept for the classroom. Not elearning, but ereading. Bad elearning can be horrible no matter what tool you use. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! Session hosted by Training Magazine. Not PPT 101.
How Long Does It Take to Develop One Hour of E-Learning-Updated for 2009
AUGUST 18, 2009
Here are survey results from The eLearning Guild The e-learning Development Time Ratio Survey And here is my attempt at a measurement from 2003. And now, I have partnered with Robyn DeFelice of DishingDesign and we have updated the article for 2009. Time to Develop One Hour of Training Perhaps the most interesting part of the article is the comparison of 2003 and 2009 numbers.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems
DECEMBER 6, 2007
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, December 06, 2007 eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems The eLearning Guild hosted a webinar this afternoon featuring the winners of The eLearning DemoFest which took place at the DevLearn Conference & Expo on November 7, 2007. eLearnin.
Notes from eLearning Guild, Boston
JULY 26, 2009
I’m just back from spending a couple of days at the eLearning Guild summer seminar in Boston. ELG conferences are always a terrific place to take the pulse on what’s happening in elearning in organizations. Here’s what I’m bringing back to ponder, and it’s mostly about how learning professionals can put themselves in a position to add tremendous value now and in the future… Brent Schlenker , the Guild’s Emerging Technologies Evangelist (great job title!), Here again, the conversation focused on how we can best add value.
eLearning Guild ID Symposium New England - Day 2 wrap up
Adventures in Corporate Education
JULY 27, 2009
This session was given by Karen Hyder of the eLearning Guild. The session was given by Ellen Wagner of Sage Road Solutions and eLearning Roadtrip fame. She said that ID + IT = eLearning. So we at EMC are right there in the thick of things as far as eLearning goes! If you are looking my wrap up of Day 1, look here. We even sent pictures into #lrnchat. We do it all.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?
JUNE 26, 2009
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, June 26, 2009 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? According to an eLearning Guild survey conducted in 2007 , 18% of respondents in corporate settings reported using Moodle. Beachward Bound Crowdsourcing: Authoring Tools & LMS Questions My Summer ID Reading List ► June (3) eLearning Authoring Tools Mindmap The Two Faces of ePortfolios The Unofficial eLearning Salary Calculator ► May (9) Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training.
Will the Real eLearning Industry Please Stand Up?
JULY 31, 2009
What is the eLearning Industry? Is it the tools we use to create eLearning? Is it the pundits and bloggers? – the names we know and associate with eLearning – Jay Cross , Ellen Wagner , Tony Karrer , Brent Schlenker , [insert your name here]. Is it the associations? -- the eLearning Guild and ASTD. Is it the companies who use eLearning to train their employees?
3 Proven Techniques to Add Creativity to Your E-Learning Courses
MARCH 3, 2009
jotted down some thoughts about how they might relate to those of us who build elearning courses. Building an effective elearning course is more than just applying the mechanics of instructional design. For example, one of my favorite elearning sites is E dheads *. They have some great elearning courses that are very interactive. So, how does this apply to elearning?