Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech
AUGUST 4, 2014
It is critical that we remember the foundation on which we base our assumptions in learning and development. However , even more important, if your audience is in the T&D arena I hope they would also be interested in topics such as “The Value of Experiential Learning” by Bob Lucas and Kris Zilliox or “The Importance of Measuring Results and Impact” by Rob Brinkerhoff. Enjoy.
2015 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning
JANUARY 4, 2016
It seems to me that the year 2015 was the year that gamification got “real” for learning and development. It still has a way to go but a number of instances seem to point to a more concrete and focused effort on making gamification work in learning and development and the spreading of the concept. Games-based learning is projected to grow to USD 2.4 billion in 2018.
10 Great Moments in eLearning History
APRIL 24, 2014
Commercial software companies were quick to develop computer-based educational materials and learning games as well. It''s important to note how the MPC relaxed the learning barrier for students. In November 1999, Elliott Masie coined the word "eLearning" at his TechLearn Conference at Disneyworld. emphasizes on how we learn—how we interact with content online. Web 2.0
The Future Business of Learning for Suppliers
Performance Learning Productivity
JULY 21, 2009
Last month Tony Karrer wrote an very insightful piece on his eLearning Technology blog about the Business of Learning. Tony equated the challenges of the learning industry to those of the publishing industry. The same applies to the Learning industry. In fact, I wonder whether we’ll even call it a ‘learning industry’ in a few years time. The Masie figure is 88%.
Why Attend Conferences? UW Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning’s 25th Anniversary
AUGUST 4, 2009
The choices of eLearning and distance learning conferences are plentiful— see the list below of the ones I keep on my own radar screen. This week I will be attending my fifth conference of the year in my hometown of Madison, WI: The Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning, hosted by the University of Wisconsin. The economics of online learning: Benchmarks for success : The Compass Group creates eLearning initiatives, which according to this headline should be a revenue generator. MASIE Conferences. Think it includes social networking?
eLearning Conferences 2012
DECEMBER 23, 2011
The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. January 2012 January2-4, 2012 College Teaching and Learning Conference, sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Orlando,California, USA. link] January5-7, 2012 International Conference on e-Education,e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning (IC4E), 3 rd , Hong Kong, China. link] or [link] January 16-20, 2012 Learning and Intelligent OptimizatioN (LION 5), Paris, France. link] March 20-21, 2012 Enterprise Learning !
JANUARY 2, 2009
Once again, Clayton Wright has been nice enough to compile an incredible list of conferences focused on use of technology in learning. link] cfp_edu.htm January 5-8, 2009 College Teaching and Learning Conference and Applied Business Research Conference sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Oahu, Hawaii, USA. link] January 10-12, 2009 Conference on e-Learning Applications : Explore, Share and Stimulate Research in e-Learning Applications, 6 th , Cairo, Egypt. link] January 14-18, 2009 Learning and Intelligent OptimizatioN (LION 3), Trento, Italy.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 7: Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence
FEBRUARY 20, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « GDC Update 6: Game Studies Download 3.0 | Main | GDC Update 8: Ray Kurzweil Keynote » February 20, 2008 GDC Update 7: Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence **are our e-learning training conferences this "clique-y" and I just cant see it? Ken Rolston.great designers Mark Nelson. that REMAIN part of the courses through all the levels of training.
Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz
eLearning Learning Posts
MAY 3, 2010
Best of eLearning Learning. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise : Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities. The road ahead : I am presently developing detailed role descriptions, community guidelines, role assessment tools, and the identification of appropriate learning products and offerings. Can You Learn from a Recording? Should they be coupled with your LMS or other learning-specific tools? How useful is strategic planning for e-learning? April 2010.
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
FEBRUARY 17, 2009
I’ve learned a whale of a lot from these events over the last twenty years. Through their presentations at conferences, Allison Rossett, Elliott Masie, Gloria Gery, and scores of other awesome teachers have shaped the thinking of the greater learning and development community of practice. Come to learn, come to share: everyone walks away knowing a little bit more.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News)
APRIL 29, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations) | Main | Map of Online Communities (xkcd Rox!) The system will go live worldwide April 30 to deliver coursework and learning tools for people involved in integrated, joint operations, Smith told reporters during a teleconference following the ceremony. JKO’s distance-learning classes will give users a chance to learn or brush up on skills they need to operate in a challenging and constantly changing environment, Chu said.