Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Learning apps. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Learning Analytics 6. Video galore. Rovy F.
Fourth Summer 2011 Learning in 3D class
AUGUST 4, 2011
How would this campus like atmosphere translate into learning within this environment? What did you like about this learning experience in this 3D virtual campus? For this class, we were privileged to have Andrew Hughes, the president of Designing Digitally visit with us. And he gave us a tour of their browser-based 3D campus tour software. What other applications can you think about?
Fall 2011 CAC
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Our Corporate Advisory Council kicked off yesterday with some great presentation by our Corporate Advisory Council members, we had a great day of presentations and learning. Design, Art and Learning. The first group is Technos Learning Design, LLC. Here are recordings of the great presentations. Red Card Cancer: Uniting the Global Game of Soccer. Search Engine Optimization: Improving Your Company’s Online Visibility. Building Best Practices for Online Education. Today students are presenting. More on this presentation and the others to come.
12 Most Popular eLearning Posts: January 2011 Monthly Roundup
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
You can look forward to some hardcore ID gyan from Aneesh, while Abhijeet would be the one feeding you with your weekly dose of the best of Learning, Technology and Media links. Game Based Learning Isn’t Always Electronic. Debunks a very popular myth surrounding game-based learning – that it involves learning through video games. How e-Learning Is Flowering?
Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact
corporate Learning & Development inside out. employee learning challenge is ensuring that what is taught is actually understood and. In the next 12 to 24 months, many businesses plan to increase their spending on learning. corporate Learning & Development. Microlearning is a technique of delivering learning content in short, bite-sized bursts (from. learning path.
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
This list is focused mostly on the first half of the year: January to June 2011. link] or [link] December 1, 2010 UNESCO-Commonwealth of Learning Policy Form on Open Educational Resources (OER): Taking OER beyond the OER Community – Policy and Capacity, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar.
13 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 25
JULY 5, 2011
We recently concluded a great show at mLearnCon 2011. It’s no secret that effective learning cannot be achieved without a robust strategy. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? mLearnCon 2011 Backchannel – Collected Resources. Why You Need a Mobile Learning Strategy. And not a very effective one at that.
Top 100 Tools used by Learning Professionals in 2011!
NOVEMBER 22, 2011
Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 TOP 100 LEARNING TOOLS The list is compiled (by Jane Hart ) from the Top 10 Tools lists of 531 learning professionals worldwide (from education, training and workplace learning). Jane has also created a Best of Breed 2011 list, which categorizes the tools under a number of headings. Social_Media learning tools web2.0
Top 50 eLearning Posts For 2011
JANUARY 11, 2012
So we thought it would be interesting take a journey down our blog for some of the most popular and noteworthy posts of 2011. So without much ado, here are Top 50 eLearning Posts of 2011 from our blog as determined by you, our readers. Game Based Learning Isn’t Always Electronic. 2. Microlearning – A Paradigm Shift In The Way We Learn. 6. Upside Learning eLearnin
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Another area of excitement is social and informal learning. Finally, it does appear more organizations are getting the message about moving to a strategic position in terms of learning technology. And, of course, that means getting strategic about learning ( big ‘L’ learning ), and then aligning with the overall organization strategy. meta-learningThe opportunities are big. think more should be thinking about mobile from a strategy perspective as well. Hey, if the CIA can deal with it, your organization can.
Top Ten Tools for Learning 2011
OCTOBER 23, 2011
This is the fifth year that Jane Hart has been collecting lists of top tools for learning. As in 2009, I’m going to divide my list into personal learning and course development. Personal Learning. Google Reader is still my main tool for personal learning. Google is one of the first places I go when I need to learn something specific. I use Google Scholar search, blog search, or other advanced options as needed. Captivate is my tool of choice for simulations and interactive learning. have contributed my lists in 2007 , 2008 , and 2009.
JANUARY 1, 2011
system-generated content. I also think we’ll see the further demise of “courses über alles” and the ‘all-singing all-dancing’ solution, and movement towards performance support and learning facilitation driven via federated capabilities. Taking the steps now have some immediate payoffs in terms of optimizing content development streams and looking anew at what are important interactions, but the big returns come in creating optimized learning and performance interactions. These trends are precursors to some very interesting nascent capabilities, essentially web 3.0:
The Horizon Report 2011
FEBRUARY 9, 2011
The areas of emerging technology cited for 2011 are: Time to adoption: One Year or Less. Game-based Learning. Learning Analytics. The Horizon Report 2011 (PDF Each year, the Horizon Report describes six areas of emerging technology that will have significant impact on higher education and creative expression over the next one to five years. Electronic Books. Mobiles.
Meet Us At CIPD HRD 2011, Olympia, London
MARCH 18, 2011
2011 seems to be really big on events for us. After a huge success at ASTD TechKnowledge 2011, April will see us participating in CIPD HRD 2011 , an HRD conference and exhibition. Scheduled to take place on the 6th and 7th of April 2011 in Olympia, London , this event will see leading learning and organization development suppliers in a range of disciplines including training, L&D, OD, leadership, coaching and more, come together under one roof. All in all, it’s going to be two days of learning, sharing and winning.
My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
Polldaddy is now owned by WordPress so I see it now as just another WordPress plugin. 6 – In 2007 Skype was a key tool to keep in touch with my colleagues and clients, and in 2011 it still is very important to me, so it is another of my Top 10 tools. So what does my Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011 look like? So what are your Top 10 Tools for Learning? WordPress.
Top Ten Learning Resources of 2011
DECEMBER 30, 2011
In honor of the approaching year-end, here are my top resources of 2011: Sites, articles or resources I visited over and over again, sent to colleagues, memorized or otherwise relied upon, in no particular order. Right eLearning Solutions
Top 100 articles of 2011
DECEMBER 28, 2011
With only a few more days left of 2011, this is the first of a series of posts reviewing the past year and look forward to 2012. From nearly 500 links to articles, blog posts, slideshows, reports and (this year also) infographics that I saved in my 2011 Reading List, I have produced a list of the 100 articles that I enjoyed or that impressed me most in 2011. Social learning
2011 Top 100 Tools List and Presentation finalised
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Yesterday, I finalised the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list. In the last few days of voting there was a surge of contributions (both online and by email) that brought the number of contributions to 531. Many thanks to everyone who took the time to share their Top 10 Tools and help me compile this, the 5th annual survey of learning tools. Social learningThe final list and presentation is available… Read the rest.
CEGOS 2011 survey provides many new insights
Clive on Learning
MAY 18, 2011
Cegos 2011 learning trends survey draft, final may 11 When I received this presentation from CEGOS, which describes the results of their latest survey of L&D practices across Europe, I couldn't understand why they wouldn't want to share every aspect of the results as widely as possible. It provides some interesting insights but also raises many questions. research
mLearnCon 2011 Recap
JUNE 14, 2012
It promises three days of huge learning – intense ideation, discussion and information exchange for those interested in mLearning. It’s a great time to quickly recap those: First Impressions: mLearnCon 2011 Exposition. The Future Of E-learning Is Mobile – mLearnCon. How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part I.
Learning Tools Directory 2011
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
I’ve just spent the last few days overhauling the Learning Tools Directory. Take a look at the 2011 Learning Tools Directory here … and if you want to recommend any tool/s, just add them in the Comments of the relevant page/s and I’ll add them in. Over the last year there has been quite a lot of change one way or another in terms of tools. Tools
Learning in 3D: First Class Summer 2011
JULY 12, 2011
The class also learned about navigating in Second Life and building in Second Life and how to use the camera controls, talk to other. How can virtual worlds be used for learning? The first class we once again ran into some technical difficulties. Second Life is being strange on our one island, it keeps throwing visitors into a perpetual teleport. This is really getting frustrating.
Tablet Learning – Neither Mobile Learning Nor eLearning
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
There’s a definite movement towards delivering learning on tablets and mobile phones. It is quite common these days to get client requests for delivering elearning (meant for traditional desktops) or mobile learning (meant for mobile phones) solutions on tablets too. Tablet learning (delivered on tablets). Is that a good idea? And what about tablets with smaller screen sizes?
50 Posts and Articles that Made Me Think in 2011
DECEMBER 29, 2011
Inspired by JaneHart’s Top100 Articles of 2011 , I thought I should put down at least the top 50 thathas made me reflect and ponder in the past one year, has changed the way I dothings and shaped quite a bit of my work-life decisions. Not all the posts havebeen written in 2011, but since I either stumbled across them in 2011 or readthem with greater appreciation this year, I thought it fair to include these inthe list. have divided them across five categories for easy reference. approaches?
2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Initially I was going to provide a list of all my award winners including web conferening, stand alone mobile learning, etc., Before announcing the winners, I have seen a trend regarding mobile learning, that can easily mislead folks. Mobile Learning. Two years ago there were some folks who believed that mobile learning where tools, etc. What has been applying is the term mobile learning and how it it pitched to consumers in the e-learning sector, especially with LMS/LCMS/Learning platform vendors. Award winners for 2011. Learning 24/7.
Impressions of the Masie Learning 2011 Conference
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Last week I was fortunate to attend the Learning 2011 conference, organized every year by Elliott Masie. So in this month’s blog I wanted to talk about some general impressions I had there. Mobile Technology: The Future of Learning? ” I think there are some exciting opportunities around mobile learning, but a few obstacles, too. ” .
Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips
JULY 26, 2011
Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. Look for a learning/performance problem and analyze carefully if mobile learning is a possible solution and not the other way round. Ask what your mobile learning solution will do – content push? Ask if there will be a real benefit for the user.
Four Phases of Learning
JULY 12, 2011
How Many Accelerated Learning Phases Are There? There are four learning styles, four stages of competence, and a four-level evaluation model. There is also a four-phase learning cycle. There are different ways of thinking about the learning cycle and different numbers of phases. Adult learners need to be open and ready to engage in the learning process.
20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
As people increasingly embrace social media and new technologies with open arms, social learning, informal learning and blended learning continue to gain a strong foothold in an organization’s learning palette. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? How Blended Learning Will Change the World. wonder.
Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011
DECEMBER 17, 2011
January 1, 2011 to December 17, 2011. Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Network thinking - Harold Jarche , December 15, 2011. The connected company - Dave Gray , February 8, 2011.
What Is Game Based Learning?
JUNE 20, 2011
I spent close to a year laboring under the delusion that game based learning was all about incorporating course material into a game. If I incorporate all the course learning objectives into a game setting and keep score – it qualifies as game based learning doesn’t it? What makes a good learning game? Each challenge needs to map to a learning objective.
Join the open and free course on mobile learning: #MobiMOOC
MARCH 17, 2011
Mobile learning (mLearning) is all the rage at the moment, but how do you get started and how do you maximize the mLearning plans you have? If you have a mobile phone or device, than grab it or go and buy one, it will make your learning much more authentic. As the course is focusing on mobile learning, it is called Mobi MOOC. Interested? However, we are all in this together!
In case you missed it – 2011 in posts
Clive on Learning
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Before I take my leave for Christmas, I thought I'd provide you with this summary of all my posts on Clive on Learning in 2011. December Where is the model for e-learning? November Profile of a learning architect: Darren Owen Shepherd accused of sensationalist claptrap Beware who's selling informal learning * Blending is a continuum Want to write? Get on a train Why does learning content seem so much more exciting on an iPad? The Big Question: how to assess informal learning Can self-study be social? Back in business If in doubt, do it yourself
Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis
APRIL 11, 2011
For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it. From trying to explain five myths of mobile learning to assisting customer new to mobile learning, getting started with mobile learning has been an exciting journey through which we have seen mobile learning seeing increasing adoption.
The Promise Of 3D Learning
AUGUST 10, 2011
Second Life itself was a promising collaborative 3D learning platform. Yet, as I trawl the web looking for successful implementations of such 3Dverses for learning, I find very little substantive information about companies implementing such systems with any reasonable success. This cost is significantly higher than other sort of content we typically used for electronic learning.
5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012
DECEMBER 20, 2011
In 2011, I saw quite a few items that resonated. They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. For the mobile learning space – it is a necessity. If you are still a huge fan of ILT or believe a blended learning approach is necessary, why stick only to PowerPoint, handouts and long talks?
DevLearn 2011 Takeaways & Reflection
NOVEMBER 4, 2011
Then we focused on how what we’d learned in the last few days would change our behavior. It’s a key component of learning. Harold, Jane, Charles, Clark, and I led a session this morning that recapped people’s DevLearn experience. We used a minute of silence to clear our heads of the noise of overstimulation. Just Jay
Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
focus here on what I think are the top skills for elearning now, in 2011. Instead, when looking to hire, I think managers are going to care more about these job skills, my top skills for elearning in 2011. 1. Social learning is still finding its place in corporate elearning. eLearning Careers eLearning eLearning Job Skills mLearning Social LearningGraphic Design.
The Complexity Of Learning
OCTOBER 13, 2011
Have been reading about the science of ‘ Complexity ’ recently, and find that many of the aspects described apply equally well to learning. Without doubt, learning is a process that is riddled with complexity – which might the reason we don’t understand it very well. How might ‘complexity’ as a scientific concept affect learning? Learning cannot happen without feedback.
Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts
JUNE 21, 2011
Mobile Learning has been on our minds and for all the right reasons. Today, mLearnCon 2011 opens it doors to hundreds of visitors from in and around the US. And we are one of the 30 exhibitors showcasing our entire range of innovative Mobile Learning Solutions at booth number 316. What Is Mobile Learning? But what exactly is mobile learning? See you there.
Horizon Report 2011 – Electronic Books And Mobiles
FEBRUARY 11, 2011
The Horizon report for 2011 has been published and is available for download. I’d referred to last year’s report in one of my posts at the time. This in their opinion will be followed by game-based learning and augmented reality within two to three years. eLearning eBook Electronic Books electronic learning mobile communication Mobile Computing Mobile Learning
Learning And Social Networks
JULY 12, 2011
But I’m digressing, so without ever intending to learn from using Plus, I ended up learning several things mostly around: Insights into how Google’s engineering folk think about web service/application development. It’s quite clear to me now how social networks could influence learning by: Providing a digital space for free expression about the work and workplace.
Rapid Instructional Design for Accelerated Learning
OCTOBER 6, 2011
However, according to Dave Meier, in The Accelerated Learning Handbook , the ISD model is “too slow, cumbersome, stiff, linear, and emotionally dull…to get the job done today.” Meier says its weakness reflects a male-dominated point of view and a behavioristic approach to learning. Design using the four-phase learning cycle. The Four Phases of Learning.) Basing the.
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. Note also that some events will be cancelled at a later date, such as those in Tunisia and Egypt in early 2011. Clayton R. Private?