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Educate everyone

E-Learning Provocateur

It heralded a new dawn in educational technology. golden age in which learning & performance would be transformed. Hyundai’s app prompted me to consider the relationship between e-learning and marketing in the corporate domain. How about combining e-learning with marketing to engage customers? So don’t just educate your staff. Educate everyone.

EDUCATE EVERYONE

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The learnification of education

E-Learning Provocateur

I start this post by thanking Angela Towndrow , a fellow Aussie whom I met virtually via a mooc, and from whom I continue to draw insights on things related to education. Angela pointed me to the journal article Giving Teaching Back to Education: Responding to the Disappearance of the Teacher by Gert Biesta. On the contrary, I see facilitation as a means of education.

What Millennials Want from Member Education

Association eLearning

What type of education offerings does the incoming generation want and how is what they want different from other generations? As a member of the incoming generation, I think it is crucial to prepare your association for Millennials’ needs and wants, which are drastically different from those of Generation X.  I have learned from a computer for the majority of my life. assnchat.

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. Yet, how much more could I have learned if I didn’t have to drive across town to take the course? Maybe it’s time to get started with online member education. Do they need continuing education credits?

Education Programs Prepared With Purpose

Association eLearning

So, it shouldn’t be a surprise that there are different ways to teach and assess these various types of learning. It’s usually easier to create learning offerings for the lower levels of learning, like memorizing a definition. Creating learning objectives is a good place to start. Either way, if you don’t address your eLearning’s purpose it’s likely to fall flat.

The battle for education

Learning with e's

Education is underpinned by several philosophies, some of which are incompatible. As a result, there are many educational approaches, a myriad of theories and a bewildering number of perspectives. In the idealist perspective , reality is personally constructed by the individual, learning is also believed to be constructed, and all meaning is therefore negotiable.

Remix culture and education

Learning with e's

Since then, several have asked me what I mean by remix culture, and how it applies to education. However, in formal education settings, remixing is sometimes seen as undesirable. There are many educational applications for remix. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's. creativity Digital education Garageband learning Photoshop remix schools Technology

Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions. The industry veterans spoke at length how they have leveraged Raptivity in their learning environment to create compelling, enriching courseware. Raptivity enabled Dr. Karina Kasztelnik to create online quizzes quickly.

3 Ways Leaders Can Embrace Online Education

CLO Magazine

With the explosion of online education, business leaders have a new tool to develop their organization’s talent. Still, there are some distinctions leaders should consider when using online platforms vs. face-to-face learning. One of the biggest draws of online education — the ability to learn anytime, anywhere — can also be its biggest drawback.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). Diigo K-12 Education Groups. Groups.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). Diigo K-12 Education Groups. Groups.

Providing Education to Medical Facilities Nationwide

JPL Learning

Video Interview with Select Medical’s Director of Education and Development,  Lynn Wonsick. As Select’s education leader, Lynn Wonsick aligns, coordinates, creates and distributes educational programs for more than 40,000 geographically- dispersed clinical and administrative employees. To learn more about Select Medical education and training, visit [link].

3 USES OF VIRTUAL REALITY IN WORKPLACE EDUCATION

Learnnovators

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The Importance of Implementing a Marcom Strategy for Continuing Education

Association eLearning

So, if your association is marketing continuing education (CE) to members and nonmembers, it’s going to need a marcom strategy based on detailed market research and a solid marketing plan. Marcom or marketing communications, is the branch of marketing that decides what messaging you’ll use, directed at whom, and on what channels you’ll place those messages. Step 1: Define the message.

Valuing Your Association’s eLearning: Tips for Pricing Membership Education

Association eLearning

Here are a few important things to keep in mind when valuing membership education. The first consideration you should make when pricing your association’s online learning is how much value it offers your members. To improve the perceived value of your learning, focus on creating quality courses that help your members solve a problem. Should you charge at all? Perceived value.

Online Versus Traditional Education

LearnDash

If you were to look at the educational landscape only 15 to 20 years ago then it would look a lot different than it does today. It isn’t uncommon to see school learning management systems, flipped classrooms , online testing, mandatory online forum participation, badges & gamification, online assignments, and other digital components. elearning online learning

Disrupting Education

Clark Quinn

The following was prompted by a discussion on how education has the potential to be disrupted. Some thoughts I lobbed in another forum (lightly edited): Mark Warschauer, in his great book Learning in the Cloud (which has nothing to do with ‘the cloud’), pointed out that there are only 3 things wrong with public education: the curricula, the pedagogy, and the way they use tech; other than that they’re fine. Those bodies don’t understand why SMEs aren’t a good source of objectives, so the learning goals are not useful to the workplace.

Digital Badges for Educational Achievement

Web Courseworks

Learning today happens everywhere, not just in the classroom. The result: helping people of all ages gain and display 21st century skills and unlock new career and educational opportunities. If you’re an association education or technology director, you might be intrigued by the possibility of bringing badges to your members. Is Your Organization Ready? social media). Summary.

Tool For Creating Educational Games

LearnDash

In recent years games have started to play a bigger role in not only learning but also elearning. There has been quite a bit written on the topic of games, gamification, and gaming elements in training & education. Gaming is proving to be a successful way to help learners grasp new concepts, but how do you actually create games with an intent to learning? Enter Gamefroot.

Education learning management system trends

eLearning 24-7

Many in the education market are still in love with open source systems, such as Moodle. That is why there is an uptick in the number of commercial systems available in the education sector. Mobile Learning. This is one of the most shocking trends in the space – the significant lack of mobile learning in these systems. Social Learning. Learning 24/7.

3 Trends of Digital Education

LearnDash

Digital content delivery is opening new possibilities in education. But how do you define digital education? suppose there could be a variety of defining figures, but there are three trends in particular that the digital education trend brings to the traditional teaching methodology – all improve learning outcomes. 1. distance learning elearning

6 Emerging Technologies in Education

LearnDash

It certainly is an exciting time to be involved with learning and technology. Because of the great advances we are making in educational technology, new doors of opportunity are opening in classrooms. Cloud Computing - If you are using some form of we-based tools, then you are enabling further student-educator collaboration. Resources: Saint Xavier University.

Learning Myths: Debunked

Association eLearning

Perhaps the most pervasive myth about education is the ubiquitous “learning styles” myth. Many of those hits are, tellingly, for websites trying to sell you their “learning styles” program. But these are not “learning styles” as such and should be treated with more respect. Daniel Willingham  Learning Styles FAQ. Tweet This!

Is education broken?

Learning with e's

Formerly a university academic and now a freelance writer, Audrey has courted her fair share of controversy and opposition, not least due to her forthright views on education, technology and a host of related topics. This interview was recorded for the EDEN YouTube channel, featuring questions such as: Is education broken beyond repair? Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Design Thinking for Educators

Upside Learning

recently heard on twitter that they’d launched a toolkit for educators to assist with Design Thinking at [link]. If you’re a K12 educator, you’ve probably heard about this one by now. Interpretation – I learned something. Learning Design eLearning Design Thinking EducatorsIDEO is one of the companies I admire for solid and contemporary product design and especially follow their Play and Digital Experience areas on their website. IDEO has broken design thinking down into five elegant steps and describe them as: 1. Discovery – I have a challenge.

Mobile Learning in Education [STUDY]

LearnDash

Many companies today are getting into mobile learning, but so are grade schools. Grunwald Associates LLC recently conducted a survey on mobile learning in the K-12 space. Below are the indicated learning benefits that participants believe mobile learning helps promote: Curiosity towards learning. Makes learning fun. More Mobile Learning Opportunities. Participants indicated that they want mobile technology used for learning, but feel that teachers should provide more recommendations on apps for students to use. Perceived Benefits.

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The Education of a CLO

CLO Magazine

One of my favorite books is “The Education of a Coach” by the late David Halberstam. There is a funny part in the book where we learn that in 1975, when Belichick was in his first role as a special assistant to the head coach with the Baltimore Colts, he earned a mere $25 per week. This formative career experience shaped how I see the role of a chief learning officer.

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#40years of educational technology: Social media

Learning with e's

Previous posts in this series tracked the development of educational technology over 40 years. first started working in the field of educational technology in January 1976, at a time when technology was used more for teaching than it was for learning. Social media lend themselves naturally to support learning through discussions, collaboration and sharing.

Whither higher education? To the opera!

Allison Rossett

I often think about the condition of higher education, but was concerned not at all when I  went to see “La Boheme” in a movie theater at the mall. Technology is doing the same to higher education. Learning on demand, opera in your living room, what’s not to like? Higher education also has habits. How will higher education and opera respond?

E-Learning in Education – Features on the Rise

eLearning 24-7

As previously noted in other articles, my big gripe with e-learning in education is the idea of taking the whole classroom learning experience and shoving it online and saying that is e-learning.  Ah, first off its not, but let’s move on. That’s the way it has been and continues to be for many education platforms, but thankfully some educators and honestly the systems themselves have realized that maybe they need to continue to grow and adapt for early 21st century, rather than re-live the old days. RING RING RING RING. Features On The Rise.

INFOGRAPHIC: If Learning Was Water

Learnnovators

Learning 101 with a quick, slightly soggy, metaphor. x—–x—–x—–x—–x. Arun Pradhan  has over 17 years’ experience in digital and blended learning. In his spare time Arun blogs about learning, performance and 70:20:10 solutions at  Design4Performance. x—–x—–x—–x—–x.

Discursive or recursive? The fractal nature of education

KnowledgeStar

" What would it take for us to leave the safe and mundane world of product based, recursive education behind and adopt new pedagogies that promote self discovery, digression from prescribed pathways and learning by a process of serendipity?". Advancement classroom learning Corporate Learning future of learning learning technologies "push" learning adopt and adapt creativity in learning learning assessment learning process learning technology recursive learning standardised testing standardized testing

Freedom, democracy and education

Learning with e's

Education can bring freedom, the capability to break out from the confines of one''s mind, to take risks , to ask difficult questions. True education can draw people out from within, enabling them to see themselves from a new perspective, as someone who has creativity, and can apply it to achieve just about anything they wish. 1916) Democracy and Education. What is freedom?