Learning Activities that Matter
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
It is time to move away from just movement…to learning activities that matter. They mean well, really – but it can be frustrating to participate in activities that have no connection to the learning at hand. If a trainer is having people participate in activities for the sole reason to keep them focused, engaged and awake – they have bigger problems.
Active Training Series
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
Dr. Andy Hicken and I are contributing authors in 101 Ways to Make Learning Active Beyond the Classroom , a new e-learning book by my friend and colleague, Elaine Biech. The book’s front half lists 200 tips for “making training active and learning successful.” Active Training. The post Active Training Series appeared first on Web Courseworks. 10 Tips.
MARCH 8, 2016
That is, not only what activity might mean learning, but what mean meta-learning? I started wondering about a vocabulary, but realized that you’d have to have activity that you could actually detect was evidence of meta-learning. So, as another outcome of the xAPI base camp a few weeks back, I was wondering about tracking not only learning , but meta-learning. or experiment.
Activities for Integrating Learning
APRIL 30, 2015
It draws heavily on the notion of activity -based learning. The learning process is broken up into a series of activities. Each activity starts with giving the learning teams a deliverable they have to create, with a deadline an appropriate distance out. There may be people available for questions, and they’re also being actively watched and coached (less as they go on).
Skill based learning – How it drives an organization’s performance
Training and learning organizations today play an active role in contributing to the bottom line of any organization by aligning their objectives to the immediate business objectives. This provides a solid ground for cost justification and encourages businesses to place training groups right where they should be, at the heart of a growing, thriving, learning culture
Active and Passive Learning in Organizations
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 13, 2012
Another approach is to make the learner an active creator of knowledge and skills. Internal job aids (to support use of systems, processes and activities). Although “active” methods might be implied by some of the items on Hart's list, I think “active” ways of learning should be made more explicit in our organizations.
The 6 Skills Every Active Leader Needs
OCTOBER 20, 2016
It’s also critically important that leaders embrace the dynamics of being active leaders, and be fully engaged with the workforce. There are six competency components to being an active leader, and they are cornerstones built on a passion for success and a commitment to people. They are: Action-Catalyst: An active leader is always focused on driving results.
Actively Partnering for eLearning Development
B Online Learning
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
“The green reed which bends in the wind is stronger than the mighty oak which breaks in a storm.” ? Confucius Content development is anything if not predictable in its annual, quarter or monthly resourcing. A calm sea of existing, scoped, planned and resourced projects can shift at any moment into a storm tossed confusion […].
Active learning spaces
Learning with e's
APRIL 8, 2013
It is also important that learning is made to be active and engaging. All of these aspects of learning are active. It is not hard to see how such an artificial transition from active to passive can stifle creativity and demotivate learners. One argument is that simply having access to personalised technologies creates conducive conditions in which active learning can occur.
Understanding Skill Based Learning for Business
One significant way that training and learning organizations can play an active role in contributing to the bottom line of any organization is by aligning their objectives to the immediate business objectives.
‘The Sleeper’ – Active Learning
AUGUST 29, 2015
This is a great analogy for engaging students in active learning, and, can be emulated for online learning activities. The post ‘The Sleeper’ – Active Learning appeared first on eLearn Hub. Uncategorized Active learning E-learning EducationPosted in Uncategorized. Perhaps you’re the person falling asleep. Thanks to […].
Active learning principles: tips to apply in online training
JUNE 28, 2016
Are you looking for a way to turn corporate learners into active participants? If so, then active learning may be the ideal strategy for your online training program. In this article, Christopher Pappas shares active learning principles and related activities that you can integrate into online training course design. Active learning online training activities.
How Bloomingdale’s delivers instant active shooter training to associates in wake of looming terrorist threat
DECEMBER 4, 2015
Earlier that morning, all Bloomingdale’s Associates had received Active Shooter Training delivered through their Axonify daily microlearning session. Based on conversations he had with some federal agencies, he decided to make the Active Shooter Training a top priority. Obviously, this threat was taken very seriously by Bloomingdale’s. The company is a New York City icon.
Translating Activities Into the Virtual Classroom
ATD Learning Technologies
OCTOBER 26, 2016
Often moving classroom activities for a virtual classroom is less about creating the actual content, and more about mapping out and creating the learner journey. Whatever you call it, it should provide a high-level outline of what the course will contain, the topics to be covered, expected learning outcomes, activities you will use, and learning modalities. Case studies. Quizzes.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
activity to 50 new hires, 2) Promote and support new managers to lead teams, 3) Improve. For example, to support objective 1— standardize and ramp up hiring activity to 50 new hires – you might use courses such as. activities on building the project team, you might insert a link to your organization’s team. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. capital. You’re.
LMS Low Price Model – Active/Annual
MARCH 21, 2017
They love to pitch “active user” Low entry price per seat, which is tied to a range or bundle of seats (depending on the vendor). Active user/per month and the LOW DOLLAR YOU SEE on the screen. What it says is “per active user/month (per) – billed annually.” You tell them you will have 300 active users. And the price per active user is $8. a seat. What if you tell them it is 200 people (active users). Because if you land a total of only 750 active users, you are paying the same cost for someone who has 505 seats. .
Active Listening: How to Do It & Why You Should Practice It
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Skills like active listening. Active listening is simply a method for listening to [.]. The post Active Listening: How to Do It & Why You Should Practice It appeared first on. Communication at Work Communication Skills Training eLearning Active Listening training Developing Listening skills at work Improving Communication at workWe all want to be heard. And when coworkers say they want to be heard, it means they want their teams, their company, and their leaders to listen to them.
Learning with e's
JANUARY 2, 2011
But just what is disruptive activism? So what is disruptive activism? Along with Leigh Graves Wolf, I am hosting a hack conference session on the subject and will try to outline the philosophy behind the movement, and discuss how and why disruptive activism is necessary in education today. digital photography Apple iPad killer application activism Kodak disruptive technology
Put the 'activity' in 'interactivity'
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
"We want something really interactive." Or "We want something more interactive than our previous learning." Heard requests like this before? I hear them frequently. It could be easy to presume that most online learning is interactive. So what does it really mean when people ask for more of it?
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc. skills to use on the job via a highly structured activity. activities as part of the very fabric of the program. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. achieve their goals by making sure their. they need to succeed. Our experience.
3 Essential Activities for New Hire Success – Even if You Don’t Have Formal Onboarding
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Bonus activities. Onboarding is key – even if you don’t do onboarding. According to a recent article by Human Resource Executive Online , only 48% of companies offer onboarding for new employees. That means that most companies simply play it by ear when a new team member joins. Other growing companies may be bringing people in so fast they don’t have time to create one.
Activities, resources and assessments - your flexible friends
Clive on Learning
JANUARY 25, 2013
My response is to design each module as a series of activities, resources and assessments, each of which can work on a self-directed or cohort basis, whether online or face-to-face: Discussions and other collaborative activities : These are easy to visualise for cohort-based courses, whether asynchronous (using forums and social media) or synchronous (in physical or virtual classrooms). I'm currently working with a client that is looking to assemble a curriculum of learning modules for thousands of NGO personnel working in developing countries across the world.
Drill and Practice Activities for Your eLearning Courses
JULY 28, 2016
If there is one single factor that can be blamed in this otherwise blemish-free eLearning course, it is the reinforcement activities. What are Reinforcement Activities? Reinforcement activities are practice activities that give learners the chance to apply the information, knowledge, and skills they have learned from the course. Drill and Practice Activity Types.
Top activities for self-development
Your Training Edge
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
Here are some of the top activities for self-development you can do right now. Top activities for instant self-development. These are all activities that help you create habits for better and effortless self-development. Whenever you ask anyone what they want from life, chances are, they will say they just want to be happy. Happiness, however, is a fluid concept. Take a break.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
Get a team camera and get people to film activities, processes or skills in. It’s a far more active process in which we. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. PERFORMANCE – BETWEEN. KNOWING AND DOING. IT’S ABOUT. THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. learning to. be thought. about.
Types and proportions of learning activities?
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
I’ve been on quite the roll of late, calling out some bad practices and calling for learning science. And it occurs to me that there could be some pushback. So let me be clear, I strongly suggest that the types of learning that are needed are not info dump and knowledge test, by and large. What does that mean? Let’s break it down. First, let me suggest that what’s going to make a difference to organizations is not better fact-remembering. There are times when fact remembering is needed, such as medical vocabulary (my go-to example). So what is useful? Make sense? design
Active and Passive Online Learning
APRIL 4, 2015
Find out more about active and passive online learning. What is ACTIVE LEARNING and […]. The post Active and Passive Online Learning appeared first on eLearn Hub. Posted in Course Development Course Support Uncategorized. Just because your course is online doesn’t mean that learners simply sit and watch a video.
Online Learning Activities to build Learning Communities
JULY 23, 2015
Online learning is seldom complete without reinforceming activities which provide evidence that learning did take place. When designing any online activity with social media as an engagement strategy, the instructor must bear in mind Bloom’s Taxonomy (Sylvia, 2014). In higher education and the corporate training environment, the focus is more on application and synthesis, as opposed to recalling activities. Online Teaching Activity 1 Task: Leadership style recognition activity through an eLearning game deployed on the learning management system.
Bulk Activities 101
MAY 4, 2015
We have a feature that allows you to easily see why certain users may have not been uploaded, it’s called ‘Bulk Activities’. Using the ‘Bulk Activities’ feature is very simple, all you have to do is select it from the left side menu after you have clicked on the ‘Administration’ tab and you will see all mass uploads. Helpful hint: Mass upload activities include uploading users , manually registering students with a registration rule, sending emails/notifications. The post Bulk Activities 101 appeared first on. 2 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Creating Inspired Activities & Interactions for Effective eLearning
Clive on Learning
JUNE 9, 2011
That's the name of a really fun Adobe webinar I participated in yesterday with Dr Allen Partridge. Allen and I debated a whole host of issues and if you missed the event you can catch a recording here: [link
3 Basic Forms of Effective eLearning Activities
JULY 5, 2016
In any eLearning program, an activity or a group of activities are necessary to provoke learning experiences. When created the right way, learning activities can help users conquer challenging learning objectives. eLearning activities in your eLearning training courses are supposed to exercise basic skills, thought processes, attitudes, and behaviors. Activity.
How to Encourage Physical Activity as Part of a Learning Strategy
OCTOBER 25, 2012
As if dying weren’t motivation enough, research continues to indicate that physical activity improves brain health and ability to learn. The bottom line is that our days should be filled with non-seated physical activity. Here are some ideas on designing learning that encourages activity other than sitting: Have you organized a full day, on site workshop? Perfect.
Activity Ideas for Your Professional E-book: Reflections
Oh That Rachel
MAY 26, 2015
Why not try adding in a few activities? This article is the first in my series about activity […] Continue Reading. The post Activity Ideas for Your Professional E-book: Reflections appeared first on Oh That Rachel. Activities E-Books activities readersYou’ve written your e-book, but perhaps you want to make it extra impactful for your readers.
Microlearning Activities – 4 Reasons They are Ideal for Compliance Training
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Microlearning has been the trending word in the e-learning world for quite some time now. Also, the decreasing attention span of humans (8 seconds 1 ) is fueling the need for microlearning. But, what exactly is microlearning? Microlearning refers to the delivery of online learning content in the form of short learning nuggets. Let us see. Learner-centric. Easily accessible. Saves you dollars.
44 Daily Activities to Enjoy your Work (Infographic)
MARCH 23, 2014
Infographic crafted with love by Officevibe, the corporate team building and employee engagement platform. Social learning
Activating Raptivity in Online and Offline mode
FEBRUARY 21, 2013
As a part of our ongoing efforts to help our customers, we have come up with some simple ‘How To’ videos for all our users who have purchased Raptivity recently and need to activate it. The videos take you through [.]. rapid learning raptivity Videos