Unshrouding the Mystery of Blended Learning
AUGUST 3, 2015
For many, blended learning is still a muddled concept. One may be basking away in the glory of facilitating learning via all sorts of devices – PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones, thinking that blended learning is ‘mission accomplished’. Sorry to burst the bubble, but that is NOT blended learning. The following infographic summarizes what blended learning is.
Blended Learning Outperforms Non-Blended Classrooms
OCTOBER 9, 2015
The recent report, 2013-2014 Results—Personalized Learning Drives Student Achievement , summarizes some pretty extraordinary results highlighting the success of blended learning classrooms compared to non-blended classrooms. For those of you who do not know what blended learning is, here’s a brief overview. education technology eLearning
Why Blended Learning is Effective
OCTOBER 27, 2015
On October 29th, Lambda is hosting a webinar on the Top Moodle Plugins for Blended Learning Strategies. Blended learning is an emerging approach to education that “blends” traditional teaching methods with technology and virtual learning environments. Moodle plugins blended learningWe will give you a quick glimpse into some of what will be covered in the webinar.
Maximizing Blended Learning
MARCH 2, 2016
Blended learning is the future of training. Maximizing Blended Learning by Choosing the Right Tools , about how to maximize the effectiveness of blended learning by using the right tools. This post will cover where learning professionals should start when designing blended learning, as well as four recommended tools. Blended learning BYTE
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
Secret 5: Use it as a Starting Place for Blended Training. form blended learning. One advantage of blended training is that. Blended learning can also address a problem common to organizations that are reliant. With blended. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. capital. of learners. busy trainers? You’re.
The Role of Virtual Classrooms in Modern Blended Learning
JANUARY 3, 2017
Blended learning Virtual Classroom 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsLive online learning has been a part of the corporate learning mix for nearly two decades. Initially, virtual classrooms supported a specific, logistical need: delivering content to a live audience in the different physical locations. We all could use more energy, staff, and money!
Best Practices for Blended Learning Design
AUGUST 28, 2015
I witnessed second hand what I believe to be an example of best practice for blended learning design. I’ve been a student of blending learning design theory for a long time, and witnessing this exemplary course helped crystallize for me the key ingredients for creating effective blended learning experiences. Key Ingredients of Blended Learning Program Design.
Blended Learning Success Tips
APRIL 6, 2015
Blended learning can be extremely effective when implemented properly. Problem is, sometimes the full potential of blended learning isn’t always realized. The good news is that just because your blended learning program isn’t performing as expected, it doesn’t mean all is lost! blended learning Tip #1: Implement Variety. Tip #2: Mentor.
Designing Your Personal Learning Path: A Blended Learning Approach
JANUARY 6, 2017
Blended learning Social Learning 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsWhen we talk about the modern learning experience it’s important to rem ember that we are all modern learners. It’s easy to lose sight of that fact when we spend our days designing learning experiences for others.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
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Overcome Your Blended Learning Phobia
JANUARY 30, 2017
Blended learning programs can be a beautiful thing. Blended learning 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsNeed to cover a global workforce? Use virtual classrooms to engage learners everywhere. Can't get employees to leave their desks? Bring learning opportunities to their desks in the form of short videos, quick reference guides, and fun simulations.
2017: The Year of Blended Learning, Emerging EdTech, & Modern Design
JANUARY 2, 2017
Blended learning Virtual Classroom Modern Learning 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsWelcome to 2017, the year when it all comes together. Learning technologies (EdTech), communities of practice, lifelong learning, and the myriad other great concepts we’ve been hearing about for the last two decades. Of course, to meet this resolution, we need to be learners first.
Five Trends Driving Blended Learning
MAY 28, 2014
With social media, virtual classrooms, mobile learning, BYOD, and more, we are being asked to create blended learning that takes advantage of all the future has to offer. Blended learning But which of these are a fad, and which are here for the long-run? And what are the drivers that make them happen?
Blended Learning Becoming Standard
APRIL 21, 2014
Blended learning is on the rise, at least that is what the reports tell us. The use of mobile technology in nearly every facet of life today makes blended learning a natural choice. If you are not familiar with blended learning, it is a teaching strategy being used in many educational institutions today, in particular with grade school children, but also at higher education levels.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
blended learning solution that gives. 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. DO REAL WORK REALLY WELL” I like my. learning to. be thought. provoking, challenging. and not. AWAY FROM PUSHING. about.
Resources for Blended Learning Instructional Design
AUGUST 15, 2014
Blended learning Flipped Classroom As instructional designers we are constantly being bombarded with new technologies and new trends. It’s difficult to distinguish which are fads , and which are worthy of our investments of time and resources.
How Is Designing Modern Blended Learning Different? HINT: Creativity
JANUARY 4, 2017
Blended learning Instructional Design 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsWhen I was a kid, I designed what I thought was the world’s coolest car. I designed it with retractable wings so we could fly out of heavy traffic. It had big fat rubber tires in case I was challenged to a race. Why not? As I got older, my vision of the coolest car changed. I found myself thinking more practically.
What Makes Blended Learning Work
B Online Learning
MARCH 9, 2016
This blog series looks at the learning principles behind blended learning, the needs of the audience and how these are determined, the technologies available and combining all these aspects together. The term blended learning has been bandied about for just about as long as I can remember during my 20 odd years in the training and […].
Virtually There: Virtual Classrooms, Blended Learning, Microlearning.
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learningWhat is the difference and why should you care? The modern workplace learning environment is about creating experiences that are richly authentic and deliver content to learners in the right place—classroom, desktop computer, mobile device, or on the job—at the right time—formally scheduled or on-demand. (On-demand
Blended Learning 101
AUGUST 17, 2016
You have probably heard about the benefits of blended learning but you may need to understand more about it before attempting to implement this approach. Blended learning is a method that involves mixing content delivery in a way that often includes live instruction and digital learning. blended learningFlex. A la Carte. Enriched Virtual.
My tips for better blends
Clive on Learning
SEPTEMBER 28, 2013
This is my self-proclaimed year of the blend and I''m releasing a new book on blended learning in the new year, so it''s time to collect my thoughts. There is nothing inherently wonderful about a blended solution. Every day for the next week or so I will be sharing some of my tips for better blends. blended learning
Blended Learning: Different combinations that work
MARCH 13, 2014
Blended Learning is in itself self-explanatory, its all in the name. A blended learning program is one that utilizes more than one mode of learning delivery –for a personalized and impactful learning experience. A successful blend is one which captures the learning objectives and is delivered within the available infrastructure. Suggested further reading: [link].
How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
However, the learning pundits and the instructional designers constantly innovate to create a perfect blend of the best of various learning modalities. In a world, not so long ago, blended learning was the norm. All current military training depends on a blend of learning , such as classrooms, simulators and field practice etc. Blended Learning Models. Self-Blend Model.
Can I Get a Copy of the Slides? The Case for Blended Training
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Don't miss his BYTE session, Reversing 200 Years in the Wrong Direction with Blended Training , on February 28, 2017. Blended learning BYTEMartyn Lewis , Principal and Founder of 3GS , joins the ranks of both InSync guest bloggers and BYTE presenters. There is always at least one. I am on a personal mission to never hear anyone ask for a copy of the slides again.
6 Blended Learning Models [INFOGRAPHIC]
NOVEMBER 6, 2013
Today it is not uncommon to see a blended learning approach with elearning, especially in the academic setting. For those of you who are unfamiliar, blended learning is an approach that uses both live instructors and elearning to deliver content. However, what some people do not know is that there are multiple ways (or models) for a blended learning approach. Self-Blend.
Modern Learning Made Easy: Announcing The Blended Learning Hub
JANUARY 25, 2017
We proudly announce the Blended Learning Hub: an innovative makerspace designed specially for training and learning professionals. Blended learning 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs Blended Learning HubNavigating the modern learning landscape is an overwhelming endeavor. How do we become the experts-in-everything our learners and organizations expect us to be?
6 Blended Learning Success Tips
JUNE 18, 2015
Blended learning is quite effective across a variety of contexts. The goal of blended learning is simple: expose learners to content across a variety of channels, primarily in-person and digitally. The entire blended learning concept is what can make flipped classrooms so effective. 6 Tips For Successful Blended Learning. blended learning
Designing Blended Learning with Bloom's Digital Taxonomy
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learning EdTech Can any ol’ content be taught using any ol’ technology? This seems to be the perception as the use of various learning technologies becomes commonplace in training departments. But, is it really true? For example: Do you believe that a two-day project management program can be delivered as a four-hour virtual training class? Can a four-hour sales training session that is usually held face-to-face be delivered in a dozen 20-minute self-paced e-learning chunks? Me neither.
Negotiating Blended Learning Gone Awry: 3 Approaches
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Your blended learning course is set to go. Being prepared to tackle common challenges up front can make for higher quality blended learning opportunities. There are three obstacles that I see as topping the list of blended learning challenges. Blended learning 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsYou're confident learners and instructors will greatly benefit from it.
Sorting Through the EdTech Toolbox: 6 Blended Learning Tool Categories
JANUARY 12, 2017
Blended learning EdTech 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsWe keep saying that technology is just a tool, but what do we really mean? I have a full toolbox out in the garage, but I have to admit that I’ve used a shoe to hammer a nail into the wall on more than one occasion. Are we using the right tools to design , develop, deliver, facilitate , produce , and curate learning? Or, are we using our shoes, staplers, or anything sturdy enough that we have on hand to get the job done? In the end, does it really matter?
5 Critical Needs Met By Blended Learning
MARCH 23, 2015
As is often on this site, I have written about the benefits of using a blended learning approach when delivering course content. While it is quite apparent that blended learning initiatives work (when implemented correctly), perhaps you are curious as to why they are so effective? Nonetheless, this is a pretty good attempt at describing why blended learning is growing in use.
Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom: What’s the Difference?!
MAY 11, 2016
Learnkit has published content about Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom but our subscribers have consistently asked: What’s the difference? To help clear things up and better guide you to the best learning methodology for your organization, we’ll explain the difference between Blended Learning and the Flipped Classroom with some examples to help you better understand each term.
Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning
APRIL 10, 2015
Blended learning too, is a much more realizable goal with xAPIas it is capable to support learning that starts on one device and ends on another. Blended Learning A Must for Blended Learning instructor based format learning management system Learning Record Store LMS Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning What is the TIN Can API? How does it work? The benefits.
Blended Learning with LearnDash
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Blended learning is the ‘better’ learning. It is for this reason why many university programs implement some form of blended learning. There are many platforms that you can leverage for this kind of blended learning engagement. The point is that your learning program may benefit from blended learning. blended learning elearningIt is complete immersion.
Blended learning report shows where work needs to be done
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 23, 2013
It''s not often that anyone researches blended learning. After all, blending is not remotely sexy, even though it now seems to be the strategy of choice for most employers around the world. Blended Learning: Current Use, Challenges and Best Practices summarises the responses from more than a hundred different organisations. different ingredients per blend.
Why Blended Learning Works
JANUARY 21, 2015
Nearly every classroom today has some form of blended learning opportunity. Blended learning is even taking place in schools for adolescents with online segments and assignments. On the surface, blended learning seems pretty straightforward, but there are actually slightly different strategies depending on your desired end-result. blended learning