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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. journals eLearning guild eLearning

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.

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.

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.

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: In today’s business environments where: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is the most crucial factor for success. Learning is largely informal (on-the-job), a little social (peer), and least formal (training programs and courses). Also included are a brief about Ontuitive’s “Just Enough Learning” approach and its benefits supported by a few interesting case studies.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 5-6, 2011 Learning Space Design Summit, 2 nd , Melbourne, Australia. Clayton R. Private? Personal?

12 Must-Know Learning Industry Sites

LearnDash

If you have an interest in elearning or instructional design, undoubtedly you have your list of favorite sites that you visit for coming up to speed with new trends and happenings. Perhaps you know of them already, but chances are there is one or two that will be something new, and maybe you will learn something! Elearning! Technology site by EdTech Magazine. The List!

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Looking for information on eLearning? Here are my favorite 8 places

Challenge to Learn

After the post that I wrote on how to find copyright free images I got a number of requests to also share other eLearning sources that I use. Places that get you started in eLearning or will give you more detailed information. Websites that have independent information on eLearning, tools, communities, things like that. If you want to find the latest post on any eLearning related topic, this is the place to go. ELearning industry. ELearningindustry has developed itself over the past two years as one of the major places to get info about eLearning.

Top 10 eLearning Bloggers For 2015 [Infographic]

TalentLMS

good blog can be a window to a whole industry, and the eLearning industry is no exception. This is where we come in, to hand you our definitive list of the top 10 eLearning bloggers for 2015. Embed this infographic on your site by copy-pasting the code below: <div style=”clear:both”><a href=””><img src=”[link] border=”0″ /></a></div><div>Courtesy of: <a href=”[link] TRANSCRIPT: When was the last time you visited an influential eLearning blog? Happy reading!

Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 2)

eLearning Brothers

As I said in my last post , earlier this summer I attended the Society of Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) annual conference where 15,000 HR professionals gathered to share best practices, learn new skills, and improve the HR profession. In this post, I’ll share the opportunities to learn and develop your skills by using LinkedIn. There are numerous eLearning groups on LinkedIn.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] or [link] December 1, 2010 UNESCO-Commonwealth of Learning Policy Form on Open Educational Resources (OER): Taking OER beyond the OER Community – Policy and Capacity, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar.

Will Thalheimer, Subscription Learning: A Fundamentally Different Form of eLearning #LSCon

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from a session at the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2014 , happening this week in Orlando, Florida. Will at Work Learning. Every year Will reads over 200 articles on learning and learning research. He''s been talking about subscription learning--moving away from single learning events to provide experiences that ensure better retention and on the job application. Explore the Concept Research tells us that if we surface a learner’s prior knowledge, they will learn more deeply. JC Kinnamon).

ID and e-Learning Links (2/24/14)

Experiencing eLearning

The eLearning Guild Releases 2014 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor : Learning Solutions Magazine. tags: elearning salary instructionaldesign. How To Choose An Authoring Tool For Your HTML eLearning Development | The Upside Learning Blog. tags: e-learning lectora captivate storyline html5 m-learning. 2014 Salary survey results plus calculator. Comparison of Lectora, Storyline, and Captivate. Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here. Filed under: Bookmarks

The Best of eLearning in August 2015

Everything E-Learning

Second, this is a great Lectora template from the eLearning Brothers with easy customization options. eLearning Authoring: Taking the Next Step with xAPI. This article from Learning Solutions Magazine gives you some great examples of what you can track with xAPI (subscription or eLearning Guild login required to read the whole article). Take a look: 1. 

eLearning is Overdue for a Makeover

Will at Work Learning

I''ve been an observer of elearning for almost 30 years. I''ve seen brilliant, compelling, effective elearning. I''ve built some pretty damn good elearning too. And yet, after four decades of human effort to improve elearning, there''s still way, way, way too much mediocre elearning created each year. A lot of us have been grumbling about the sorry state of elearning for a long time. What we''ve done is to channel the wisdom of scientific researchers, world-class elearning designers, and elearning thought leaders. eLearningManifesto.org.

Balancing Personal and Organizational Blogging

David Kelly

love writing, and enjoy the learning that takes place through the reflective practice. It’s also been a great way to add my voice to the conversations that help us contextualize the changes taking place in the learning and technology space I am so passionate about. General Blog blogging elearning guild TWIST writingThree Types of Writing. Three Distinct Narratives.

What Can eLearning Learn from “7 Ways Video Games Reward the Brain?”

Integrated Learnings

It sounded like a great source of inspiration for eLearning design.so I immediately clicked the link and viewed the 17-minute video. Below is a brief explanation of each, along with ideas for how those principles could apply to eLearning. --1-- Experience bars that measure progress. How we can apply it: This might not impact a short, stand-alone eLearning course. But what about a longer course with several eLearning lessons? Or a longer course where eLearning is part of a blended approach? Integrated Learning Services, Inc. By Shelley A. Collaborating.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete as dates, locations, or Internet addresses (URLs) were not available for a number of events held after this date. => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! January 2012 January2-4, 2012 College Teaching and Learning Conference, sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Orlando,California, USA. Petersburg Beach, Florida, USA. link].

35+ ID & Elearning Blogs

Experiencing eLearning

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.

Invest in Your Development with The eLearning Guild by Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

As a community of practice, The eLearning Guild is based on the idea that members share with, and. learn. Learning Solutions Magazine, the Guild truly offers something for everyone. from, other members. And 2014 is shaping up to be another exciting year! With face-to-face and. virtual. Emerging Topics Getting Started Professional Development

eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)

OpenSesame

From the workplace to the schoolroom, more and more learning is taking place online. But if you’re new to the online learning world, even the terminology can be daunting! We’re here to unlock the language and techniques of online learning for beginners. The Vocabulary: Learning Management Systems, SCORM, Tin Can and the Experience API. eLearning Authoring Tools.

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

If you’re in search of recommended reading for eLearning insight, consider some of these sources of inspiration …. Journals and magazines about workplace learning, performance improvement, and related fields. Examples of journals that are especially relevant for those of us in training include Performance Improvement Quarterly , Journal of Workplace Learning , and Human Resource Development Quarterly. ASTD’s Training + Development magazine and ISPI’s Performance Improvement Journal are both examples worth taking a peek at. Integrated Learning Services, Inc.

Key social learning resources: Part 6 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

Continuing my series of key social learning resources, here is this week’s selection. 1- In Jane Bozarth’s Nuts and Bolts column for Learning Solutions Magazine,  this month she provides an excerpt from the eLearning Guild’s Report, Social Media for Learning. Social learning

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. After an academic career, Dr. Quinn served as an executive in online and elearning initiatives and has an international reputation as a speaker and scholar, with four books and numerous articles and chapters to his credit. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. THE INTERVIEW: 1. This needs to change! 3.

Michael Allen's new eLearning Books

eFront

Michael told me about two new eLearning books that he was writing at the moment. What I really like about Michael is that he offers free chapters from these books. I am looking forward to purchase Michael's new books and share my thoughts with the eLearning community! ?If free elearning books Allen Interactions 40 free elearning books Michael Allen new elearning books

Learning Ecosystems and the Experience API: xAPI Camp Recap by Michael Hruska and Ashley Medford

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild and Learning Solutions Magazine continue to support the Experience API at our conferences and in our. Emerging Topics Learning Systems Measurement Training Strategiespublications. In March, at the xAPI Camp held in Orlando, 17 presenters offered an update to the progress made by the xAPI. and examples of the ways developers are incorporating it into applications. Here is a report on that camp, with links to some. of the presentations.

ID and e-Learning Links (3/31/14)

Experiencing eLearning

eLearning on WordPress: Comparing WP Courseware and LearnDash. tags: wordpress elearning lms. Sensei | A Learning Managment System for WordPress | WooThemes. tags: wordpress elearning lms. tags: scorm infographic e-learning. Latitude Learning’s pricing for LMS setup. eLearning Guild Research: Gender Issues in Pay, or What You Don’t Know Does Hurt You by Patti Shank : Learning Solutions Magazine. Patti Shank on the gender gap in e-learning pay (almost 10% lower on average). tags: elearning salary research.

Top eLearning Sites?

Tony Karrer

I was asked what the biggest traffic sites are in eLearning that were not vendor specific sites. This was from a marketer trying to reach eLearning professionals. My quick answer was that Jane Hart’s site , eLearning Learning and The eLearning Guild would be among the top. It’s definitely not accurate as it way under reports traffic for eLearning Learning.

The Importance of Engagement in Elearning

SkyPrep

Workers are essentially students when they’re training and learning new skills. With elearning software , there isn’t a clear way to determine the level of engagement. There may be assessments at the end of an online course that will reveal what the students have learned, but you can’t manually keep them on track during the actual lesson. eLearning

Five wonderful Open Access journals to read and write for

Ignatia Webs

At the same time reading up on wonderfully rich and open access journals or magazines makes my day. Especially when I have a day of data crunching behind me and I am looking for some food for thought that might ignite my online learning mind. Through these articles, the journal promotes the use of Open Educational Resources and new technologies for lifelong learning in Europe.

In Pursuit of The RIGHT Learning Management System (LMS) for Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Until such times as systems can seamlessly track, report and produce useful data for the learning that occurs through the many little experiences in the daily workflow without manual intervention, I think it is still ‘work in progress’.” – Charles Jennings (in our interview with him). THE JOURNEY: As you know, we are experiencing a major shift in the domain of ‘learning’.

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eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 2, 2009 Security and Defence Learning : International Forum on Technology Assisted Learning and Training for Defence, Security and Emergency Services, 5 th , Hotel InterContinental Berlin, Berlin, Germany. 2010 Computer Assisted Learning (CAL’10), Manchester, United Kingdom.

The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine

The E-Learning Curve

The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine which has been re-launched in a new web-based format. The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning e-learning ecosystem e-learning industry eLearning Guild learning technology media distribution

Marc My Words: In Learning and Performance Ecosystems, the Whole Is Greater Than the Sum of the Parts (Part Two: A Deeper Dive) by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

You will be hearing a lot from The eLearning Guild and in Learning Solutions Magazine over the coming months about. learning and performance ecosystems. This column expands on Marc’s introduction of the concept last month. Between. these. two columns and the white paper linked at the end of this one, you will gain a more complete understanding of this vital. emerging concept. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Instructional Design Management Training Strategies

Learning Solutions Conference: Experts of the Guild

Web Courseworks

I have been impressed over the years with the fine work of David Holcombe and Heidi Fisk, founders of the eLearning Guild. When it comes to eLearning, the Guild is a trusted source of information, networking and a true community of practice. This is topped only by the way they organize events to promote the professional development of those of us in eLearning. What I hope Marcia discusses is how to combine social media within formal eLearning courses. Will Thalheimer and his session, Improving Systems Training by Adding Informal Learning to the Blend.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Session hosted by Training Magazine. Most of Jane’s examples – from people with lower budgets – not the glitzy example (we need to make learning engaging, not pretty). Frustration with eLearning: Becomes dumping ground for slides, text, content All the fun stuff kept for the classroom.

#LSCon day 1, Leapfrogging serious lean agile innovation performance ecosystems for 90%

Challenge to Learn

It looks like that change is reaching the inhabitants of the world of learning. Leapfrogging After this we had the formal opening (1500 attendees, 30% up from last year) by David Kelly and the Keynote from Soren Kaplan about Leapfrogging to learning breakthroughs and innovation. Learn to live with uncertainty. Serious I attended the serious elearning manifesto session.