The Future Role of Learning & Development
APRIL 22, 2016
It’s becoming more and more evident that this is an unnecessary and ineffective way to utilize L&D resources. Instead, companies should consider enabling and empowering employees to leverage these outside resources to grow their skills. Blogging Engagement Enterprise Events Learning Post Formats User Experience corporate training engagement enterprise learning learning mLevel trainingI’ve just returned from the ASU GSV Summit this week in San Diego, CA. The summit is THE event for Education Technology companies, practitioners, and investors.
20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark
APRIL 10, 2015
In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read. Here are a few blogs that you simply must bookmark and read on a consistent basis: 1. An eLearning blog created by accomplished scientist and Educational Developer at Queen’s University, Eric Tremblay. 4. Learning 24/7 Blog. https://www.opensesame.com/blog.
Best eLearning Resources of 2014
DECEMBER 30, 2014
Another great part of 2014 was all the great eLearning resources, tips, and tutorials. Here’s a collection of the popular posts and blogs from the past year. Without a great team of eLearning developers, we couldn’t have done so many awesome blogs. And thanks to you, for reading our blogs in 2014. We can’t believe 2014 is coming to a close.
I blog and I understand
Learning with e's
APRIL 6, 2015
blog and I understand. Confucius (almost) Sometime in the next day or two, this blog will quietly cross the threshold of 5 million views. When I started blogging around seven or eight years ago, I set out to share my thoughts with a small community of my own colleagues and friends. will continue to write regularly on this blog for as long as I have an audience for my ideas.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
resources 62% Internal. blogs/news. 49% Those in Human Resources. actively supported by management; if access to resources has been simplified and if. they have access to a range of systems and resources to support them at work. reaching learning resources. Does it ensure that resources can be easily found? 36% use blogs (20%). In-Focus.
Microlearning Madness: 25 Great Resources
MAY 18, 2016
Our 25 Favorite Microlearning Resources. – Articulate “E-learning Heroes” blog ( Link ). The post Microlearning Madness: 25 Great Resources appeared first on. Over the last five to ten years, corporate learning professionals have scrambled to engage their learners in an increasingly digital world. Training has to be engaging for it to stick. Microlearning: Fab or fad?
Seven reasons teachers should blog
Learning with e's
JULY 5, 2011
I have written extensively on what makes a good blogpost and why it is so powerful. F rom personal experience blogging is one of the most beneficial professional development activities I have ever engaged with. learn more from blogging than I do from almost any other activity I participate in. Here are 7 good reasons why teachers should blog: 1) Blogging causes you to reflect.
Reasons teachers don't blog
Learning with e's
JULY 6, 2011
I'm a little overwhelmed by the response to my post yesterday entitled Seven reasons teachers should blog which as I write this, is racing toward 2000 views in just 24 hours. It seems that many teachers are interested in blogging (or edublogging), but for various reasons are not yet in there, getting their hands dirty. But I'm concerned about the reasons teachers don't blog.
Learning Game Design: a Blog Series by Sharon Boller
SEPTEMBER 14, 2013
In early May we launched our Learning Game Design Blog on the Knowledge Guru website. The blog has become a great source of information for anyone interested in game based learning and gamification—thanks in large part to an incredibly in-depth blog series by Sharon Boller. The Learning Game Design Series. Get familiar with game elements and how to use them. Dump ADDIE.
I think, therefore I blog
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
In a recent blog post, I gave seven reasons why teachers should blog. It was subsequently expanded to 10 good reasons by the contributions from readers - which is actually an eleventh reason why teachers should blog - you get back such great comments, suggestions, arguments and advice, it would be crazy not to share your content. Want to keep an archive of all your note-taking?
5 Great Serious Games and Gamification Blogs to Follow
OCTOBER 5, 2013
A while back we did a post listing 100 Great Game Based Learning and Gamification Resources , and since then we’ve done an occasional series called GBL Picks to try and curate information for you. So in line with that mission, we’d like to recommend 5 great blogs about serious games and gamification (besides our own of course). Gamification Co. Gamification Co. Kapp Notes.
35+ ID & Elearning Blogs
APRIL 7, 2016
One way I stay connected with the community and what’s happening in the field is by reading blogs by instructional designers, elearning professionals, and educators. I use Feedly for my RSS reader, but you can use other readers or subscribe via email. If you don’t want to subscribe to all these blogs individually, check out eLearning Learning. More Blogs.
How to Start a Classroom Blog in One Afternoon
AUGUST 6, 2015
In the 21st century, it seems like every educator has a blog. Whether you teach in a traditional, blended or flipped classroom, a classroom blog can be used to improve student engagement, increase communication and more. However, with an already full plate, it may seem like you’ll never have time to get a blog set up. 15 Minutes: Research and Find a Blogging Platform.
TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs
APRIL 3, 2011
During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs. free elearning resources top workplace blogs top learning blogs tony karrer brandon hall top elearning blogs efront learning blog
Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 17, 2011
You can draw on the “before-and-after” business and human resource metrics that are readily available in any company. Tom Gram, in the February 17, 2011 post on his Performance X Design blog, says that our training programs are working when we can point to evidence and linkages in performance terms. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Level 1: Reaction.
Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 21, 2011
In her post, Dr. Weber asks this question: Why is change from traditional to innovative so hard for some to embrace, and how do resources shift from people who guard status quo – to innovative leaders who sustain communities of passion? Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?
Corporate Knowledge Sharing: Blog Design Tips To Make It Look Good As Well As Help Readers Learn
APRIL 18, 2016
To encourage the culture of learning and sharing, most modern organizations create blogs which not only showcase latest achievements of the organization but also become the hotbed for collaborative discussions and learning. Blogs are also a way to market your content and invite the right kind of audience to see what you are all about. Learning
Using Gamification for Human Resources
MAY 17, 2015
It is crucial to understand that gamification is a valuable resource and its ability to morph itself into an application that serves multiple purposes should be banked upon effectively. Then Subscribe to this Blog ! . Yes, you read that right! Gamification is penetrating into every field possible and not just for entertainment purposes. The Past. The present. The Future. Understand.
Subscribe to This Blog
NOVEMBER 19, 2006
Subscribing to a blog is easy. Do you want a handy way to consolidate all your blog reading in one place? Do you read a lot of blogs? Do you forget the URLs of all your favorite blogs? If you answered Yes to any of these questions, you might want to consider creating a single location where you can view all the blogs you read on one convenient web page. You can easily do this by signing up for a blog aggregator like My.Yahoo.com. Then you can go to your other favorite sites and add those blog feeds to your MyYahoo site as well. 7.
30 Top Online Resources For Instructional Designers To Keep Up With
MAY 20, 2010
Here is a list of top 30 blogs and websites that Instructional Designers would be interested in. aLearning Blog by Ellen. Discovery Through eLearning by Tracy Hamilton. E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Thinking Outside The Inbox by Luis Suarez. Learning Authoring Research Blog by Michael Allen. Learning Curve Blog by Michael Hanley. Learning Leadership Blog by Ethan Edwards.
Top Resources for Instructional Designers
AUGUST 15, 2011
Allen Partridge Adobe Captivate Blog For those of you who work with Captivate, you can’t miss Allen Partridge’s blog -- practical know-how with a spark. Check out the screenr gallery and my personal favorite: Dave Anderson of Articulate: [link] Tom Kuhlman’s Rapid eLearning Blog Tom is the VP of Community at Articulate and quite a rockstar. link] Want more?
Top 100 Learning Game Resources
JUNE 24, 2009
While doing so, I documented a few of the better ones. I’d been mulling posting these to the blog. So here they are – a Top 100 Learning Game Resource list. Serious Games Blog. Using computer games in education- ThirdForce Blog, January 30, 2009. Army War College – digital game resources. The Learning Circuits Blog, October 13, 2007. Educause.
Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog
MARCH 15, 2011
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Re-evaluating Evaluation by Barbara on March 16, 2011 in Project Management/Project Delivery For years, I have dutifully included a description of Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Learning Evaluation in every proposal for every company I have worked with. Blog this! But it wasn’t.
ASTD Philadelphia Presentation Resources
JULY 23, 2012
It was a great in-person stop at the blog book tour. I had a wonderful time at the ASTD Philadelphia elearning SIG meeting last week. Wonderful people, fun time and great exchange of knowledge and information. The interactions led to lively discussions and interesting insights and ideas for myself and hopefully the attendees. Here are some pictures from the presentation. Games
#DevLearn 2012: Kapp Presentation Resources
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Here are some related resources that you may find of value. 1. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Consider Player/Game Interactions. Additional Related Books: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. Wow, had a great 3 days at DevLearn, met some absolutely wonderful, fascinating and brilliant folks. 2006). 2005). of Interaction. 3. 2009).Virtual
FREE resources for eLearning Development
MARCH 27, 2015
Our ID and Development team are constantly looking at new resources when developing eLearning and online training content. Here we list our favorite free resources covering music, pictures, and fonts: Free sound effects and music Freesound is a collaborative database of Creative Commons Licensed sounds. Blog News
ASTD ICE 2013 Presentation Resources
MAY 21, 2013
Here are the resources from my ASTD ICE 2013 presentation. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Two Types of Gamification. Additional Related Books: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. W209 – Interactivity, Games, and Gamification: A Research-Based Approach to Engaging Learners Through Games from Karl Kapp. Companies Mentioned. Enspire Learning. Zombies Run. Game On! Learning. Axonify. Knowledge Guru. Allen Interactions. Game Development Software ThinkingWorlds (3D Software). Unity 3D (3D Software, fairly Complex). Axonify.
Vegas Workshop Resources
OCTOBER 29, 2012
Here are the resources and slides from my workshop presentation in Las Vegas. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Consider Player/Game Interactions. Additional Related Books: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. Day One: Here are the introductory slides. Introduction Materials for Gamification Workshop from Karl Kapp. Day Two. 2006).
Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 2, 2009
One of the travails of my paper writing (still continues) was that good web resources were quite hard to find, so be spared the ordeal, this is a good place to start. Marc Prensky Blog. Ulearning Blog. Mlearning Blog. Upside Learning Blog. Derek Bruff’s Blog. Related posts: Top 100 Learning Game Resources Five Myths of Mobile Learning Mobile Learning in India. Again, as with the links I posted about Games and Simulation, these aren’t categorized in any way nor does the order assume any significance. Apple Education. Learning Org. Mlearning World.
Harrisburg Presentation Resources
APRIL 12, 2014
Here are some resources from my presentation in Harrisburg. Articles and Blog Entries of Interest. To learn more about gamification and games for learning: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. Defining and Exploring Gamification from Karl Kapp. Here is some additional information. Types of Stories to Effect Change. Storytelling and Instructional Design.
The One Stop Learning Blog
JANUARY 22, 2011
This blog is my expression, my way of sharing my passion on the issue of teaching and learning, lifelong learning and education in general. It is also intended as a repository of resources related to teaching and learning. This blog by Prof. As the One Stop Learning blog is also Prof. In short, why not visit.I shall say no more. just CLICK HERE :).
CIBP Forum Resources and Slides
JULY 21, 2013
Blog Entries. If you want some resources related to creating games for learning: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. Here are the slides from my virtual presentation to the CIBP Forum. Game based learning from Karl Kapp. Also, here are some links that provide some additional information about what we discussed in the workshop. Articles. Improve Training: Thinking Like a Game Designer. The Gamification of Retail Safety and Loss Prevention Training. Creating a “Story” as the Foundation for Virtual World Learning Events. Tell Me a Story.
Free eLearning resource screen template and tutorial
MARCH 17, 2016
And then you’ll link out to other resources and information. So you’ll need a page where you can link out to additional info…That’s where the resource screen comes in. Here is a free resource screen template you can download and use in your courses. I’ll also show you how I built this template and walk you through my thought process with building and using resource screens.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Here are some resources to support today's webinar: A whitepaper titled Embrace Informal Learning: Understanding the tools of informal learning and their impact on organizations. Extends Class Here is how to start a blog using Blogger. Web 2.0 Lessons Learned Tear Down These Walls: Web 2.0 Also, you can use Typepad or WordPress. Here is a good overview of podcasting.
Resources… are you building them?
JULY 10, 2015
which got me thinking about the latest resources that I had built/commissioned. So I ask you … what was the last checklist/resource/job aid that you developed / commissioned? Blog Slider tools checklist job aid resourceI recently noticed this tweet from Nick Shackleton-Jones. Google search result for ‘how to have a difficult conversation’ is a checklist. So why aren’t we building those? resourcesnotcourses. Shackleton-Jones (@shackletonjones) June 24, 2015. participate in. follow up after. their annual appraisal meeting. prepare for.
2015 ATD ICE Conference Slides & Resources
MAY 18, 2015
Blog Posts of Interest. Here are some blog entries about preparing for the presentation in the spirit of “Show Your Work” Notes about Looking forward to DevLearn 2014 –Describes how the presentation was developed. Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. Great time presenting at ATD ICE Conference, so many wonderful people and experiences.
Online Conference Presentation Resources
MARCH 5, 2015
Blog Posts of Interest. To learn more about gamification and games for learning: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subjec. Here are my slides from the presentation. What is Gamification? Articles. Here is some information on thinking like a game designer. Improve Training: Thinking Like a Game Designer. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Zombie Run! Books.
#ASTDTK2013 Resources from ASTD Presentations
JANUARY 30, 2013
Here are some related resources that you may find of value. 1. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Summary of #Games Research Qualitative Literature Review Conducted by Fengfeng Ke. Additional Related Books: Click here to visit a catalog of Resources on this subject. ASTD TK 2013 has been a great time. I’ve enjoyed spending time with old friends and making new ones. Here are the slides from my presentation, my workshop on “Games and Gamification” with Koreen Olbrish will be in another post. Reference: Yee, N., & Bailenson, J.N.
Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap
APRIL 21, 2012
The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Gamification Resources for L&D Professionals. Week One Recap. ” It is not a universal cure-all. Issues with Gamification and It’s Implications. In Defense of the Term Gamification.