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. to create a unique learning path of each learner.
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
Maximizing Blended Learning
MARCH 2, 2016
Blended learning is the future of training. InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann believes in the value of this approach. Maximizing Blended Learning by Choosing the Right Tools , about how to maximize the effectiveness of blended learning by using the right tools. Blended learning BYTE
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.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
in learning and development and 1,600 learners. new approach to learning that aligns with the. reality of how their people learn and develop. many years: that people learn and retain more. that’s powered by social and informal learning. Moreover, accessibility to digital learning and. 70:20:10 learning model. The Corporate eLearning. learning.
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 learning
Best Practices for Blended Learning Design
AUGUST 28, 2015
Association educational leaders who are responsible for developing adult learning programs often struggle with defining what makes for a quality educational program, especially one that relies heavily on technology. Key Ingredients of Blended Learning Program Design. 1. Rigorous Learning Objectives and Expectations. 5. Adherence to Adult Learning Theory. 6. link].
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. The increased usage of mobile devices and elearning tools in our daily lives is certainly a contributing factor to the rise in popularity of blended learning. Blackboard.
Blended Learning: Different combinations that work
MARCH 13, 2014
Blended Learning is in itself self-explanatory, its all in the name. blended learning program is one that utilizes more than one mode of learning delivery –for a personalized and impactful learning experience. successful blend is one which captures the learning objectives and is delivered within the available infrastructure.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
And for good reason as it has many advantages: It offers a breadth of course topics, relevant to many, and readily available. It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning. OTS courseware relieves overburdened trainers and human resource managers of. Teams who learn. capital.
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 […].
Blended Learning: Maximize Training Effectiveness [Video]
JULY 11, 2016
To ensure employees have the skills and knowledge to meet their organizational goals, an organization must train them. For this, many organizations are successfully implementing Instructor Led Training (ILT) solutions. Probably not.Then how can you derive expected results out of your training? Well by adapting blended learning. eLearning Design Blended Learning
70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend
Performance Learning Productivity
MAY 5, 2015
The term ‘blended learning’ first appeared in the late-1990s when web-based learning solutions started to become more widely used and were integrated on one way or another with face-to-face methods. Of course the ‘blending’ concept has been around for much longer than the past few years. In terms of new delivery approaches, blending offers up new horizons.
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. Self-Blend. blended learning elearning Rotation. Online Lab. Online Driver.
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
1 kineo.com firstname.lastname@example.org 312-846-6656 Hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years since the term “eLearning” entered the corpo- rate learning lexicon. learning nuggets. eLearning has a bad. or “very ready” in learning and development in. Learning. information to application and use cases, we focus the training experience and not. We now.
3 Quick Tips to Blend ILT with E-learning
JUNE 27, 2016
ILT (Instructor-led Training) or e-learning programs by themselves may not be sufficient to meet the intricate learning needs of organizations today. As an organization, are you still using the classroom to train your employees? If so, you can blend your classroom training with e-learning to reap more benefits. Move assessments online.
Why Blended Learning Works
JANUARY 21, 2015
Nearly every classroom today has some form of blended learning opportunity. Universities have learning management systems in place so that students can access course content, participate in discussions, and perform various class activities outside of the classroom. Blended learning is even taking place in schools for adolescents with online segments and assignments.
Types of Blended Learning [INFOGRAPHIC]
APRIL 16, 2013
Many organizations are realizing the inherent benefits of utilizing a robust blended learning approach to their learning initiatives, in fact, by 2019, 50% of all high school courses will be delivered online. But what exactly is blended learning? Blended learning can take a variety of shapes, but it is often unfairly defined vary narrowly.
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? In short, these moments are: Learning content for the first time (new).
Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough
Learning Retention for Bottom Line Results W H I T E P A P E R 2Table of Contents. Introducing the Axonify Continuous Learning Model.8 Over the past decade, most organizations have invested in Learning Management Systems. LMSs), and with good reason: LMSs can save as much as 50% on training costs, and can. Employees aren’t learning more. level.
6 Blended Learning Success Tips
JUNE 18, 2015
Blended learning is quite effective across a variety of contexts. Schools use it for their students, and companies leverage it during formal training initiatives. The goal of blended learning is simple: expose learners to content across a variety of channels, primarily in-person and digitally. Tips For Successful Blended Learning. 1.
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? There are a number of articles explaining each learning methodology but it’s tough to find anything that clearly explains the difference between the two and when to use one over the other. What is Blended Learning?
Resources for Blended Learning Instructional Design
AUGUST 15, 2014
As new technologies, like the virtual classroom, eLearning, and social media, are introduced, we continue to play it safe by trying to make these technology experiences replicate the classroom. Blended learning Flipped Classroom As instructional designers we are constantly being bombarded with new technologies and new trends.
Virtually There: Virtual Classrooms, Blended Learning, Microlearning.
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
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 as a concept also has evolved. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learning
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. Isn’t there a lot of training out their. learning-doing gap. training content available but, the vast majority are frustrated by. the lack of transfer back to the job after participating in training. We puzzled over the learning-doing gap and this led us to define a. KnowledgeAdvisors (2015) reports that “41% of training.
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? Start Here First
APRIL 8, 2014
If you have ever considered implementing a blended learning approach to your live training or classrooms, then you are well aware of the benefits it can bring to learning. That said, you are likely also aware that there are a slew of tool, tips, and technology platforms out there, all of which are claiming to be the best thing for your blended learning program.
Blended Learning & Your Corporate Learning Strategy [Free Download]
MARCH 1, 2016
Blended learning is a fairly new term for corporate learning professionals. We’ve talked to a large number of heads of talent, HR leaders and learning professionals that have heard the term ‘blended learning’ tossed around here and there, but still find it a little vague. What is blended learning?
Designing Blended Learning with Bloom's Digital Taxonomy
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
This seems to be the perception as the use of various learning technologies becomes commonplace in training departments. 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? Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learning EdTech Can any ol’ content be taught using any ol’ technology? But, is it really true? Me neither.
Blended Learning and Mobile Performance Support: Ahead of the Curve
JUNE 25, 2013
“We can’t keep thinking of training as a one-time event.” ” That sums up the philosophy behind blended learning and the majority of mobile learning being implemented today—and it couldn’t be more true. There are plenty of objections to mobile learning, and actual uptake is still much less than the marketing hype would have us think.
From eLearning to bLearning – The Future of Blended Learning in Corporate Training
JULY 17, 2014
She checks her mail while waiting to board her flight at the airport, and comes across an introductory video link to a training session that is going to be conducted later in the day. Blended Learning The future of Blended Learning Consider this scenario: a sales manager is returning from a client meeting. She has nothing else to do, so she takes […].
5 Must-Read Blended Learning Articles
MARCH 15, 2015
In recent years it has been found that utilizing blended learning across a variety of contexts has proven to be a successful approach for teaching and training content. Companies use it to train their employees while classrooms implement a blended learning approach to encourage students to think about content in a variety of ways. Blended learning leverages both in-person instruction and elearning for conveying key concepts. Perhaps you have heard of blended learning but you are not very familiar with it, or its benefits.
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 Key Considerations
AUGUST 12, 2015
Blended learning is everywhere, so much so that many people don’t even realize that they are taking part in blended learning programs. By definition, a blended learning program is learning that mixes both traditional in-person training along with some digital components. Blended learning coincides with how we live our everyday lives.
How to Implement Blended Learning [INFOGRAPHIC]
AUGUST 18, 2013
In recent years we have heard more and more about a blended learning approach within a classroom setting. Many higher-ed institutions are starting to implement some form of blended learning as they find it to be more engaging for their student than the traditional lecture model. The four phases, as described by Digital Learning Now, include: Conditions for Success.
Blended learning solution in practice
JUNE 13, 2014
Blended learning is not only the buzz word. Since time immemorial we’ve been blending different instructional methods in our training initiatives. And all this in order to give our learners an effective, integrated learning experience and the opportunity to move from passive to active learning. So we made this kind of blend: 1.
5 Tips For Managing Effective Blended Learning Through An LMS
JUNE 13, 2012
How often have we heard our clients lament about the main function of the Learning Management Systems (LMSs) – that they are largely concerned with the management of learning rather than the process of learning itself? In recent years, many organizations have been investing heavily in integrating technology into the learning/teaching process.
Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!
APRIL 21, 2016
The corporate training world often questions and evaluates the concept of incorporating informal learning. The question always arises whether informal learning can be added to the formal learning and if so, how both can be combined together. Informal learning is the unofficial, unscheduled, and unplanned way to learn and gain knowledge, whereas formal learning is delivered in a systematic, intentional way with a reporting and evaluation process. Formal learning can also be monitored and reported and brings credibility to the organization.
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.