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Harnessing the Power of Mobile eLearning: A White Paper from the eLearning Guild

eLearning Brothers

The good people at the eLearning Guild have been hard at work on a 27-page report regarding the state of mobile eLearning and where it’s headed. years, and—as eLearning Guild points out—the “Draw Something” smartphone game which took only 50 days to gain widespread adoption. Contextual learning. Accelerating growth of technology.

free eBook with 61 tips for #mLearning from eLearning Guild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has published a free eBook, sharing 61 tips on mLearning from a wide variety of mobile learning experts. Are you targeting the specific times your learners have access to online content and learning? mobile mLearning eLearning guild mobile learning ebookThe report focuses on: Do you know how and when people use mobile devices?

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Lessons from eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions Conference

Web Courseworks

eLearning Guild a True Community of Practice The Learning Solutions Conference serves as the largest of the eLearning Guild’s yearly conferences and brings together professionals seeking to identify, deploy and manage technology-based learning solutions. I was unable to attend the event last week, but I caught up with Jean Marrapodi, eLearning Guild and Learning Solutions Conference veteran, [.].

Games and Gamification: Research from the eLearning Guild

Knowledge Guru

Recently, the elearning Guild published a report by Brenda Enders discussing games and gamification for learning. Research Support Games and Gamification for Learning. The report heavily cites Dr. Karl Kapp’s book,  The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. The research indicates an advantage for game-based learning over traditional forms of instruction.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. learning-doing gap. We puzzled over the learning-doing gap and this led us to define a. hope is relevant in many other situations where there’s a learning- doing gap). their learning and development. OF FORTUNE 500 CEOS WANT TO KNOW THE BUSINESS IMPACT OF THEIR LEARNING. transfer what they learn to the job –. learning program.

City & Guilds Kineo Introduces EssentialsPlus

Kineo

  "This new style of elearning is some of the very best we have evaluated.  It is an exemplary example of learning materials.making mobile learning a reality." David Patterson, Learning Light.

eLearning Guild Research: Making mLearning Usable by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has completed an important study of how people interact with mobile devices. If you design mobile apps for eLearning, this study will help you design better: minimum sizes of text for various mobile devices, preferences for touching different devices, designing for keyboards, design differences for phones, phablets, small tablets, and large tablets, and much more. Learning Research Mobile Learning

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eLearning Guild Research: Got Game? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

To be successful, eLearning must be interactive and engaging. The future of eLearning must therefore include both games and gamification to ensure that the engagement is built in. The latest research report from The eLearning Guild contains many case studies and plenty of research about games and gamification. Read about it here, and then go and download the report!

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

Vendors talk about social learning like its something revolutionary, but I’m here to tell you its not. Informal learning is an everyday thing. Social media tools are just another platform we use to learn from each-other and find information serendipitously. They either can’t see the value or simply don’t want to have to learn a new “thing.”

eLearning Guild Research: Mad About Your LMS? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Most organizations use learning management systems (LMSs), but many eLearning practitioners have mixed feelings about them. The latest research report from The eLearning Guild looks at who is using what kinds of systems and at the one factor that seems to have the most effect on the level of satisfaction! Learning Research Learning Systems

eLearning Guild Research: Why Failing (While Learning) Is Good by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

one more reason why game learning can be so powerful. The eLearning Guild’s latest research report. Emerging Topics Games & Learning Training Strategies “Freedom to fail” is a critical gaming feature that players leverage in order to improve their achievement. the various goals within a game. The “do-over” provides motivation and rewards engagement, and that.

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Learning & Development needs a makeover…It’s time for a change.” – Clark Quinn. THE JOURNEY: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is a significant factor that powers up workplaces around the world today. It draws inputs from top performing learning companies in the Towards Maturity Benchmark and insights from thought leaders in the field. The result? Quotes.

eLearning Guild Research: Mobile Learning for Supporting Workers' Performance by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

What is the best way to position learning on mobile devices? It makes sense to use these devices to provide support for learning since we carry them with us all the time. 2013 research report from The eLearning Guild can show you some great examples of how organizations are implementing this kind of augmentation. Learning Research Mobile Learning Performance Support

The eLearning Guild Releases 2016 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild announces the publication of its annual salary report, the 2016 US eLearning Salary & Compensation Report. The report examines data from more than 3,500 members of the Guild to analyze US salary and compensation trends, taking variables such as state, company size, and job focus into account. Learning Research Professional Development

eLearning Guild Research: How Important is Informal Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

How critical is informal learning to workplace learning and performance? Here’s some food for thought from the Guild’s August 2012 research report, Smart Companies Support Informal Learning. Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies

eLearning Guild Gathering Significant Event

Web Courseworks

This week at the Learning Solutions Conference & Expo that is taking place in Orlando, Florida at the Hilton in the Walt Disney World Resort from March 23rd – 25th, I am excited to have the opportunity to speak at three sessions. Learn more about these sessions by clicking here. For those of you who may not be familiar with the Learning Solutions Conference, it is a considerably significant event hosted by the eLearning Guild which offers a gathering space for thousands of individuals who are dedicated to education using the internet.

eLearning Guild Research: Reconsidering Bloom's Taxonomy (Old AND New) by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

1950s for creating learning objectives—has an updated version that brings it into the 21st century. The new taxonomy supports new methods of instruction and a new understanding of what learning. Read about it in the latest eLearning Guild research report! Bloom’s Taxonomy—the classification system used by countless instructional designers since the.

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The eLearning Guild Releases 2015 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released the 2015 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report. 5,000 Guild members, the average base salary of an eLearning employee is $78,310. report to start your own research, access the Guild’s salary calculator, and develop an action plan to prepare for—and. Learning Research Professional Development Based on data from more. Make the most of new resources in. succeed in—future negotiations.

eLearning Guild Research: How Should We Measure Training's Value? Not ROI. by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Is ROI (return on investment) an appropriate measure to demonstrate whether eLearning was effective? Do executives and decision-makers actually care about ROI measures of learning, or do they look for. non-financial, perhaps intangible, evidence that eLearning worked? A new eLearning Guild research. Learning Research Management Professional Development other. report. offers some stunning new ideas about the right answers to these questions.

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eLearning Guild Research: Informal or “Less Formal” Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

When experts use the term “informal learning,” they don’t mean exactly the same thing eLearning and. learning practitioners do. The latest eLearning Guild research report “Informal Learning Takes Off,” written. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies by Jane Hart, highlights the differences as well as some innovative approaches you may want to try.

Recap of The eLearning Guild’s 2014 Learning Solutions Conference

E-learning Uncovered

Two weeks ago, the entire Artisan team had the opportunity to attend the Learning Solutions conference in Orlando. Concurrent Session: Implementing Project Management Software for eLearning Production. By the way, you can follow Artisan E-Learning on SlideShare by clicking here , and then clicking Follow. Concurrent Session: Ten Lessons Learned: My First Year in eLearning. Tim hosted a fast-paced session where he shared ten things he learned in his first year in e-learning. Morning Buzz: Managing eLearning Translation Projects. Pacific.

The eLearning Guild Announces Games and Gamification eBook by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

For the first time, Guild content from multiple areas—Learning Solutions Magazine, Guild Research, and the Conference. Archive—are gathered in one publication to create the ultimate resource for learning about games and gamification. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Games & Learning Training StrategiesWhether. you’re just getting started or want a new viewpoint, The Art and Science of Gamification will help change the way you think. about this hot topic.

eLearning Guild Mobile Learning Research Report now available

Clark Quinn

I’ve had my head down on a couple of projects, but I can now announce one of them: the eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Research Report is now available. In it, I review the latest trends in the mobile market, and then synthesize the results of the Guild’s member surveys. Here’s the marketing blurb: Mobile learning is not just a fad.

eLearning Guild Research: Karl Kapp on Using Stories by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Research shows that stories are extremely powerful tools for learning. The implications of using stories to support learning are. described in the Guild’s new Big Answers report, Using Stories for Learning: Answers to Five Key. Design Strategies Immersive Learning Learning Research Training Strategies That’s because our brain has a. Questions, by Karl Kapp.

Explore eLearning at the Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning

Web Courseworks

The summer is always a busy season for industry conferences and eLearning networking opportunities, and one event near and dear to my heart is the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning held in Madison, Wisconsin. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the event, and leaders in the distance learning field will be there to speak and present on eLearning-related topics such as MOOC models for education, mobile learning, blended learning, social media for learning, learning analytics, and much more.

eLearning Guild Research: What Authoring Tool Do You Want to Buy? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

When The eLearning Guild asked practitioners about the authoring tools they use for asynchronous. eLearning development, we learned which tools they use most, which they deem most important, and. Whatever your role in eLearning, you will want to read this. Design & Development Tools Getting Started Management Mobile Learning Rapid Development summary!

Free #eLearning magazines to follow with interest

Ignatia Webs

This week the Learning Solutions magazine published an article I wrote on MOOCs as a new eLearning frontier. As I was writing the article, I suddenly noticed I had not mentioned my two favorite free and inspiring accessible, online eLearning magazines: Learning Solutions magazine , eLearn magazine. They will keep you up to speed on various eLearning topics.

Free eBook on #mobile learning in context

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild keeps distributing relevant and updated eLearning information with an amazingly high frequency. The wonderful freely available eBook "Mobile in context" combines contemporary mobile learning insights from experts around the world, engaged in formal, informal, academic and corporate mobile learning. How I wished I could be there!

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2 day online seminar (fee): explore opportunities for data & analytics #data

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild is organizing a two day online seminar on 21 - 22 September 2016 on the opportunities for data and analytics within the eLearning industry. This Summit aims to give you a better understanding of the relationships between data and content, show you how to make data actionable within your organization, and prepare you to take advantage of the new opportunities that data is going to open up for learning in the future. data eLearning guild online learning research seminaracademics, non-profits, government: 35% discount).

eLearning Guild Research: Informal Learning With and Without L&D by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

It’s easy to guess that informal learning is different when it takes place outside the influence of the training department or L&D, but how is it different when it happens outside that arena? The newest Guild research report shines a light on the differences in. a way that will help you leverage informal learning in both sets of circumstances. Blended Learning Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies Read the highlights here!

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

Will social learning be replaced by “isolation learning” (okay, I made that up)? If they can’t track it then people didn’t learn… or so the feeling goes. Gamification/learning games:  This trend is at full sizzle right now. ” We’ve put together a comprehensive guide for using graphics in eLearning, available here.

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eLearning Guild Research: What Are the Benefits of Social Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Many people think social learning is new, but it isn’t. What’s new is the ability of instructional designers to leverage online social media as a strategy to support learning. Emerging Topics Learning Research Social MediaResearch can help you make better use of the new social channel in your practice.

Free eLearning solutions at the Learning Exchange platform @eLearningGuild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has launched an interesting content creating and sharing program, called the Learning Exchange. The idea is simple: let your members share their expertise (fits any expert learning format). The nice thing is that we all get to know each other better, and it provides us a stage to share eLearning content that we make anyway.

The eLearning Guild Releases 2014 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild announces the publication of its annual salary report, the 2014 Global eLearning. Guild to analyze global salary and compensation trends, taking variables such as region, employer size, and. Learning Research Professional Development Salary & Compensation Report. The report examines data from more than 5,900 members of the.

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read. But sometimes we like to see what our colleagues are doing, which means taking a look at the multitude of eLearning knowledge that exists all over the web. Cathy Moore is an impassioned advocate for interesting and stimulating eLearning. Learning Provocateur.

eLearning Guild Research: Is Your LMS Social Enough? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

For members of The eLearning Guild, social learning seems to be close to the tipping point in importance. Here are some insights from Guild Research about the level of importance, the future role of the LMS as it relates to informal and social learning, and the ways in which the Experience API (Tin Can) will be changing that role.

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Thoughts about the first eLearning Guild Academy offering and my sad life ; )

Janet Clarey

Some folks would suggest that you don’t need to schedule anything anymore and that you can train yourself to do anything – like learn new software or critical thinking – simply by firing up a browser and viewing a series of short videos (or maybe entering code and having it auto graded). Uncategorized articulate elearning elearning guild guild academy storyline

Exploring #seamless learning for #MOOC and #mobile

Ignatia Webs

Seamless learning is still a new area, and the challenges are multiple. It is a bit of unexplored territory and as such I thought it would be good to launch it to the broader eLearning community. The article combines informal learning, ubiquitous learning, collaboration, technology. and more challenges that need to be addressed in order to reach seamless learning.

What I learned from eLearning Guild #DevLearn Conference 2013

Designed for Learning

eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference #devlearn wrapped a couple of weeks ago. While I wasn''t there, considering that we are in an instant-sharing world , this physical absence was not a deterrent to my learning. If you are interested to learn more, check out the handouts and other conference resources that are available here. backchannel #devlearn #learning elearning guild Spot new opportunities and reinvent. Culture eats strategy for breakfast. Embrace change and focus in. Everything is personalized. There are bigger unknowns.