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Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning

Raptivity

I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. Application of analytics is typically perceived as an aid for marketing and business decisions. Analytics can be used not only for businesses but in many other fields that impact our daily lives including eLearning. So what really is learning analytics? These activities are tracked and stored through the learning platform.

Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. While a video learning platform might have multiple products at the end of the day it is built upon two key components (which they all have in some form). – this is the backbone of the platform. APIs – as in their (video learning platform itself) API is open. Flashback. Flashback.

And in this corner: LMS and in the other corner – Learning Platform

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have spent the last year and a half, looking to see if there were any differences between a LMS and a learning platform. Was there anything or things that really set them apart, to such a degree that one could say, “that is a LMS” and another say, “that is a learning platform” Before you go, oh, yeah well the modern ones are learning platforms and the “traditional” is LMS, I’d like to remind you, with no disrespect intended, that thinking is erroneous at best.  We will discuss that in short order. Analytics and reporting.

Exploring Learning Analytics: How is it affecting corporate learning?

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The trend of studying learner analytics to create adaptive learning is taking the learning industry by storm and the possibilities are endless. But with advanced learner analytics technology, it is now possible to record how much time a learner spends on a page, how many external links he or she clicks within the course, how many times does he or she refer a course. Learning LMS

7 Secrets for Measuring Training Program ROI with People Analytics

Analytics 23 5 7 8 11 13 14 18 20 Introduction The Time Is Right To Implement People Analytics. Cloud Computing Software Eats The World Data Science People Analytics Benefit Every Stage Of Management. using people analytics is. 75% 8% People Analytics noun. People Analytics is quickly becoming an integral part of overall strategy at businesses around.

From intuition to knowing for sure: a case of applying learning analytics at course level

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

More and more trainers and facilitators use online platforms for online interaction to facilitate learning. The value of these data is in analyzing and interpreting: what we call learning analytics. We recently experienced the power of learning analytics and gladly share this experience with you. We can perform learning analytics at different levels. Why is that?

Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning

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One of the many strengths of the mobile platform is that it really is the primary portal for social communication for many professionals, who are always connected on the social media. Data analytics can be utilized on the answers and intelligent reports can also be generated using mobile learning management systems. Learners access them as per their schedule. contact-form-7].

Introducing Inkling for Enterprise: The World’s Only All-in-One Enterprise Content Platform

Inkling

Our all-in-one enterprise content platform delivers knowledge at the point of need, powering the delivery, creation, and measurement of an organization’s most mission-critical business documents. Inkling unveils its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise. January 27, 2016 – Inkling today unveiled its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise, a new way for businesses to reach both internal and external audiences with dynamic, engaging content on mobile devices and PCs. SAN FRANCISCO, CA., About Inkling. 415-975-4543.

Learn about learner #analytics with xAPI #TinCan twitter chat

Ignatia Webs

FYI, ADL group is also the team behind the widely-popular SCORM framework, and Tin Can is really an visionary, cross-platform standard that will boost learner analytics (and big data in general I think). EST Please share this with anyone interested in xAPI or learning analytics! learner analytics education big data tin can

Open Learning Analytics. Again

George Siemens

Several years ago, a group of us wrote a concept paper on Open Learning Analytics (.pdf). Our goal was to create openness as a foundation for the use of data and analytics in education. Few things are more important in education today than the development of an open platform for analytics of learning data. It is here, in analytics and data use in education, that far more attention and awareness is needed than is currently evident. We have, it appears, largely failed to have our vision take root. It’s a data-centric world. The future needs to be open.

Open Learning Analytics: A proposal

George Siemens

Learning analytics are increasingly relevant, and prominent, in education. Startups and established software vendors are targeting learning analytics in their product offerings for the education and training and development sector. Many of the companies that serve the higher education market– including Sungard, Blackboard, and Pearson – are already heavily committed to analytics.

New MOOC: Data, Analytics, & Learning

George Siemens

I’ve run a range of open courses on a fairly broad range of platforms: D2L, Moodle, Instructure, a mess of social media tools, and (most frequently) with Stephen Downes’ gRSShopper. This fall, together with colleagues, I’ll be offering an open course on edX: Data, Analytics, and Learning. From the description: In education, the use of data and analytics to improve learning is referred to as learning analytics. Analytics have not yet made the impact on education that they have made in other fields. That’s starting to change.

Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

be difficult to effectively retrofit microlearning into their platforms. Components of an ideal Microlearning Platform While technologies exist for distributing and aggregating microlearning, they are not. investment by adopting a platform that not only delivers microlearning content, but also. The ideal microlearning platform should provide for. Microlearning in action.11

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

Konnect , the next-generation learning platform, is an ideal forum for showcasing the collaborative and the informal nature of learning that happens at the workplace. With its inbuilt predictability feature, it is a platform for learning by choice and not by force. Imagine what it would be like to know about the lives of people over a period of 75 years !A Unbelievable, isn’t it?

Learning Analytics: Higher Education

George Siemens

Educational datamining and learning analytics are getting substantial attention in education. With learning analytics in particular, the term has come to mean anything and everything that involves data in learning. Learning Analytics: Higher Education

When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution?

InsiderHub

You might be new to the Web analytics scene, but if you’ve ever had anything to do with the analysis of Web user behavior, you’ve no doubt heard of Google Analytics (GA), the “Big Predecessor” of them all.  GA is a free service (though not the only free service) and can do quite a bit to help you track and report on where and how people use your website.

Social Media Learning: how to integrate intellectual, working and human capital…

Origin Learning

The rate of penetration and adaptation of social media networks and platforms are best left undisputed. SMAC or the social, mobile, analytics, and cloud computing power can be harnessed in evaluating social learning solutions. “Breakneck speed” is a term that can best describe the explosion of data and information in the current digitally-disruptive era. billion annually?What link].

Analytics Leaders Discuss New Trends

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I attended the Talent Analytics Leadership Roundtable hosted by Northwestern University and co-sponsored by Sears Holdings Corporation. The event included over 20 talent analytics thought leaders from companies in high tech, retail, financial services, manufacturing, and service industries - a veritable Dream Team of analytics brainpower. The discussion revolved around how organizations are deriving value from talent analytics, their use of methods, models and technologies, and trends for the future. But these models will soon be available to the masses.

5 Unknown Ways You're Wasting Your Training Budget

platforms that can deliver on-demand learning content. As Reuben Tozman notes in his article “New Learning Analytics for a New Workplace” in TD. Big Data and Analytics have proven to. benefits of using analytics, only a small percentage of organizations are utilizing it in a way that. of companies surveyed believe that utilizing people analytics is important.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms. Learning Analytics. Integration of mobile learning with e-learning, and with other emerging technologies such as Learning Analytics. More LMSs and learning platforms enabling options for managing and tracking informal learning. Learning Analytics. Tools supporting Learning Analytics for video-based learning content.

Combining xAPI with #MOOC learning? Yes!

Ignatia Webs

Just received a call from Aaron Silvers (xAPI) and Ben Betts (Learning Locker) about the upcoming MOOC on xAPI , so I ran to the Curatr platform and enrolled. learning analytics mooc xapiThe MOOC starts on 12 May 2015, and takes about 4 weeks, with an estimated workload of 2 to 3 hours a week.

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Integrating The Top 5 Social Media Platforms Into Your eLearning Course

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Social media platforms can also be an invaluable tool in eLearning course design. Businesses now integrate them into their marketing strategies, and the analytical data they provide allows us to identify trends and statistics in virtually every industry. Here are some useful tips for each of the 5 top social media platforms. 1. Social media is an integral part of our lives.

How do you measure the ‘success’ of a MOOC?

Dont Waste Your Time

At times all we have are the basic figures for learners and how they behave on the platform from simple statistics and analytics of log on time, time on site, pages viewed, etc. So, does this bring us on to the topic of learning analytics, and how much (meaningful) information can they present? Here’s a question I’ve been battling for some time. MOOC Infographic.

New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model

questions to ask when looking at platforms to support 70:20:10. systems can offer, such as learning analytics, integrated video libraries, links to competency. 2016 Page | 27. “We are providing self-serve resources on our common intranet platform which. In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. 70+20+10=100.

Social Learning is here to stay!

Origin Learning

Insanely easy to use , effortless and an expression platform are words that will surely lead you to experiment with the social method of learning. Informal interactions that often tickle the grey cells enough to think hard, have led to the formation of platforms like blogs, wikis and discussion boards. This learning approach can help to create networks and sustain them too.

KZO eLearning Video Platform: What Sets it Apart?

KZO Innovations

There are many platforms out there that host these eLearning videos.  With that being said, what makes the KZO eLearning video platform different than other platforms on the market? KZO has added an entire social platform to accompany the uploaded video.  Changes are reflected in real time, across the entire platform.  With so many options for eLearning platforms, it can be hard to determine which one is just right for your specific company.  Using video for educational purposes is increasingly becoming the norm in the eLearning industry.  Engagement.

Tear down this wall! Seek, Sense, Share

Origin Learning

Origin Learning Solutions has built an innovative platform Konnect , which has analytics as its core. Therefore, it would be right to say that learning by using the Konnect social platform is measurable ! One can re-visit a topic from the posts hosted on the platform. Analytics for learning. It was the year 1987. We come to the context now. Interactive learning.

Analytics Leaders Discuss New Trends

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I attended the Talent Analytics Leadership Roundtable hosted by Northwestern University and co-sponsored by Sears Holdings Corporation. The event included over 20 talent analytics thought leaders from companies in high tech, retail, financial services, manufacturing, and service industries - a veritable Dream Team of analytics brainpower. The discussion revolved around how organizations are deriving value from talent analytics, their use of methods, models and technologies, and trends for the future. But these models will soon be available to the masses.

Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough

of respondents are looking to leave their current LMS platform and move to a new provider. do not provide the data and analytics the companies need.” On the other hand, LMSs – with their complex, centralized platforms – dictate that you drive. Mobile technologies to deliver information when and where learners want it – and on their platform of choice. Start your engines.7

Workday drops the Other Shoe(s): BigData Analytics, Recruiting, and Extensible Objects

Learning on the Leading Edge

While originally offered as an HRMS, the system now includes a well developed financials module and is rapidly becoming an end-to-end business management platform. Workday BigData Analytics. First, the one which I believe is the biggest (I spent 7 years in the data warehousing business, so I have an appreciation for the complexities of analytics). Let me briefly explain.

Making Sense of BigData in HR (aka Talent Analytics)

Learning on the Leading Edge

I'm going to start a series of blogs on the topic of BigData in HR (aka Talent Analytics). We have Entered The Analytics Era. like to think of it as the "era of analytics." This is the essence of the BigData or Analytics era we have entered. company by the name of Splunk launched a platform to analyze systems performance and marketing data. " 2.

Making Sense of BigData in HR (aka Talent Analytics)

Learning on the Leading Edge

I'm going to start a series of blogs on the topic of BigData in HR (aka Talent Analytics). We have Entered The Analytics Era. like to think of it as the "era of analytics." This is the essence of the BigData or Analytics era we have entered. company by the name of Splunk launched a platform to analyze systems performance and marketing data. " 2.

MOOC completion and drop-out rates

Ignatia Webs

Katy is clearly an upcoming academic, she is thorough, focused, analytical. Take a look at her analytics at her MOOC project site here. Getting her hands on learning analytics is not always that easy. learner analytics education research mooc open science open educationIt turned out she is working (in her spare time!) on the completion rates in MOOCs. inspiring stuff!

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? Be it to launch initiatives or trying to make things work, this is a technology platform that has thrown open the doors wide to experiment , explore, and measure the outcomes. Why do we say so?

Workday drops the Other Shoe(s): BigData Analytics, Recruiting, and Extensible Objects

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday, the “built for the cloud” challenger to Oracle and SAP for the $133 billion dollar ERP market, made several major announcements this week: BigData Analytics, Workday Recruiting, and Extensible Objects. (To get a good understanding of BigData, read our new market brief.). Workday BigData Analytics. Yes, the company is going to build its own recruiting platform.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

In 2015,  we believe experimentation with analytics-driven performance improvement will lead to more “intelligent recommendations” and personalized professional development in Continuing Medical Education and beyond.  We also think that extended enterprise LMS solutions will allow corporations to expand training opportunities and license to external, third-party audiences.

Here are 6 Social Learning Platforms you can enable 'On-Demand'

The Learning Generalist

A few weeks back you may have read my recap of Jane Hart's webinar on choosing the right social learning platform. Jane outlined a variety of parameters that you should use to select your social learning platform - I've tried to summarise them in the picture above. Now before you run off to find yourself a social learning platform, let me play party-pooper a bit. Ready?

part1 notes from #xApi workshop #LearningAnalytics

Ignatia Webs

In the past I wrote posts on the xAPI (first one in 2011 launching brainstorm , an update on the project in 2012 , and one where the project is getting up to speed in 2013 ) which is in continued development and seems promising for learner analytics, especially the mobile options. big data data eLearning learning analytics mobile mobile learning research scorm workshop xapi

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7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates

E-Learning Provocateur

Perhaps after experimenting with internal “MOOC like” courses, the organisation can deliver a bona fide external MOOC either on their own server or via an established platform like Coursera. This wades into the murky waters of privacy and ethics, but theoretically at least, a company could purchase access to a particular MOOC’s analytics. Sourcing content.

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Blog, Message, Participate – Join the Social Learning Brigade!

Origin Learning

Can an intranet platform work? Konnect , the social technology platform offered by Origin Learning has, from trials and implementation, proved to be efficient owing to the higher degree of engagement and participation of learners that it offers. word of caution though: it is important to position the platform properly. Analytics Prove It Works. Source: [link].

#OER #MOOC online learning papers from Open CourseWare conference

Ignatia Webs

The most interesting for my research and online learning interests was the one from Cohen, Omollo and Malicke which was an article on " a Framework to Integrate Public, Dynamic Metrics Into an OER Platform ". The authors look at the usefulness of opening up meaningful analytics coming from shared Open Educational Resources (OER). This issue features a selection of papers.

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Analytics Leaders Discuss New Trends

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I attended the Talent Analytics Leadership Roundtable hosted by Northwestern University and co-sponsored by Sears Holdings Corporation. The event included over 20 talent analytics thought leaders from companies in high tech, retail, financial services, manufacturing, and service industries - a veritable Dream Team of analytics brainpower. The discussion revolved around how organizations are deriving value from talent analytics, their use of methods, models and technologies, and trends for the future. But these models will soon be available to the masses.

LMS State of Affairs

eLearning 24-7

Learning Platforms. Anyone who tells you that a Learning System is something more magical than a LMS, should perhaps check out the industry, learn more about what is a LMS and not just on the first two pages of Google and fully grasp what is e-learning. I don’t care if you call your solution a learning system, learning platform, something that is so strange that people go “what?” Key Points to Remember. A LMS, learning system, learning platform, whatever term is infrastructure. The same applies to a learning system or learning platform.  Not close.

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Origin Learning Is Innovative Learning: Digital, Visual, Analytical, Social by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

With the successful rollout of Konnect, Origin’s next-generation product platform, learners have peer-to-peer interaction and. knowledge exchange apart from collaborative learning through the social platform. See it at DevLearn! Design & Development Tools Immersive Learning Mobile Learning Social Media

Don’t Fall Behind the Web Analytics Curve

InsiderHub

You probably hear quite a bit of buzz regarding “Web Analytics,” (particularly Google’s version of the tool, Google Analytics), and it seems to be an ever blossoming field that can feel overwhelming. Why is web analytics so important? What exactly DOES Web Analytics entail? Are you a business owner? A Web designer? Marketing specialist? Decision maker?

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Advanced analytics for administrators – 65.7%. Consumers also made the same request on the learning platform side too. Advanced analytics for administrators. Survey. Lasted for one month. Genius.