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
Who is the Blended Learner?
B Online Learning
APRIL 10, 2016
This is the second blog in a series that 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 needs of the learner are paramount when developing a single course, an entire curriculum or a blended training program, as […].
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
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
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. For example, your goal might be to hire and train three new service teams this year. training that employees can put to use immediately. Conduct Behavioral Interviews” and “Design Great Training.” Teams who learn.
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. I witnessed second hand what I believe to be an example of best practice for blended learning design. Key Ingredients of Blended Learning Program Design.
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.
Designing Your Personal Learning Path: A Blended Learning Approach
JANUARY 6, 2017
When 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. You have a choice in how you learn, just like the learners you're developing and designing training content for.
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.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. learning to. LEARNING ON PEOPLE –. curation Page 26 Contents L&D “THE FUTURE OF LEARNING IS ON. Learning Insights 2017 4 Thank you for taking time out. Learning Insights report. learning.
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.
The Role of Virtual Classrooms in Modern Blended Learning
JANUARY 3, 2017
Live online learning has been a part of the corporate learning mix for nearly two decades. The modern workplace has evolved so much that the way we work and learn is almost unrecognizable compared to 20 years ago. The learning function must accommodate a constantly changing culture where learners perform multiple jobs with minimal preparation because of limited resources.
The Neuroscience of How E-Learning Blends Into Our Brain
DECEMBER 16, 2016
There is a reason why 77 percent of American companies offer online corporate training to improve the job skills and professional development of their employees. employees elearning self-paced learning employee engagement
Overcome Your Blended Learning Phobia
JANUARY 30, 2017
Blended learning programs can be a beautiful thing. Bring learning opportunities to their desks in the form of short videos, quick reference guides, and fun simulations. Mix learning content together to create interactive training programs. Your organization may expect learning to take place in person. Blended learning 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs
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.
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 […].
2017: The Year of Blended Learning, Emerging EdTech, & Modern Design
JANUARY 2, 2017
Learning technologies (EdTech), communities of practice, lifelong learning, and the myriad other great concepts we’ve been hearing about for the last two decades. Blended learning Virtual Classroom Modern Learning 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsWelcome to 2017, the year when it all comes together.
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.
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.
How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
The learning landscape is not constant, shifting the learning focus on learners, learning, skills, goals and attitude. A decade ago, there was a tug of war for the online and the traditional learning. The tussle continues even to this day with the learning modalities of both online and traditional learning overlapping in terms of treatment, elements, and components.
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 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.
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. One person in a training program, or worse still, that couldn’t make it to the program, that asks, “Can I get a copy of the slides?" However, in defense of those who ask that question, we have trained them to think this way. Blended learning BYTE
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 Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learningWhat is the difference and why should you care?
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.
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
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.
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.
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
Tips For Blended Learning Success In The World Of Corporate Training
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
Though traditionally, classroom-based instructor-led trainings have been the chosen route for corporate learning, the limitations of only classroom approach are now becoming increasingly evident, especially in the modern technology-enhanced scenario. Learners do not have the time or inclination to always travel or convene for training sessions. e-Learning Blended Learning
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.
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?
Modern Learning Made Easy: Announcing The Blended Learning Hub
JANUARY 25, 2017
Navigating the modern learning landscape is an overwhelming endeavor. So InSync Training created one. 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 Hub
Blended Learning – Different Strategies That Work For Varying Learner Needs
JANUARY 19, 2017
For all L&D managers in the corporate world, delivering successful training within available time and resources is a continuing challenge. Presenting information to learning in the right way can be the key to achieving learning outcomes. Today, one of the most popular one is using blended learning ideas. Blended Learning for Text-Heavy courses.
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. 6 Tips For Successful Blended Learning. blended learnin
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.