Free #eLearning magazines to follow with interest
JULY 28, 2011
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
The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support
OCTOBER 5, 2014
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.
The eLearning Guild Announces Games and Gamification eBook by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
DECEMBER 21, 2015
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
APRIL 10, 2015
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.
Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
APRIL 18, 2014
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.
#mHealth opportunities and planning using #mLearning
MAY 7, 2013
Because of the wide variety of options that are out there, I wrote an article for always inspirational Learning Solutions magazine which is the eLearning Guild publication. The mHealth article is entitled Mobile Learning Support for Global Health. With the world getting smaller by the day, mHealth is a sound and human region of eLearning to get into.
12 Must-Know Learning Industry Sites
SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
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!
Top 25 websites for elearning tips
JULY 21, 2016
Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Clive on Learning. Learning 24/7. Elearning Industry. eLearning Learning. Elearning Provocateur. Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS.
Looking for information on eLearning? Here are my favorite 8 places
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 10, 2015
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]
MAY 27, 2015
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!
Will Thalheimer, Subscription Learning: A Fundamentally Different Form of eLearning #LSCon
MARCH 19, 2014
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).
In Pursuit of The RIGHT Learning Management System (LMS) for Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 20, 2014
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’.
ID and e-Learning Links (2/24/14)
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
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
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
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.
Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 2)
AUGUST 26, 2015
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.
The Best of eLearning in August 2015
AUGUST 25, 2015
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
MARCH 6, 2014
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
FEBRUARY 14, 2016
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?”
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
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
DECEMBER 23, 2011
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
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.
Invest in Your Development with The eLearning Guild by Jennifer Neibert
Learning Solutions Magazine
DECEMBER 29, 2013
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!)
AUGUST 4, 2014
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.
Learning Ecosystems and the Experience API: xAPI Camp Recap by Michael Hruska and Ashley Medford
Learning Solutions Magazine
MAY 17, 2015
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.
Michael Allen's new eLearning Books
JULY 24, 2011
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
ID and e-Learning Links (3/31/14)
MARCH 31, 2014
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.
Key social learning resources: Part 6 #sociallearning
OCTOBER 10, 2011
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
The Importance of Engagement in Elearning
AUGUST 18, 2014
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
What are you reading for eLearning insight?
MAY 23, 2012
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.
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
NOVEMBER 10, 2014
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
#LSCon day 1, Leapfrogging serious lean agile innovation performance ecosystems for 90%
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 20, 2014
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.
Asking the right questions during design to track down elusive content
SEPTEMBER 13, 2009
As a first-time BLP blogger, I was very eager to lock down my e-learning topic and join the ranks of my fellow bloggers. felt good identifying my first topic: designing an e-learning course with little to no content in sight, and then…do you know what happened next? never start designing an e-learning solution from a content-driven approach. So…how do you create a solid e-learning course design when the content you need to support the course objectives is…mysterious? Ironically, I had created the topic and struggled with…the content. I can’t escape!
Why are So Many LMS Buyers Dissatisfied?
JULY 15, 2011
Patti Shank, in her 2010 “Getting Started with Learning Management Systems research report for the e-Learning Guild cites some important findings: Of the 909 survey respondents, “more than a third think that the LMS can be an “ impediment to learning.. In his article for the February 2011 issue of Workforce Magazine Online, “eLearning Hits its Stride, he cites these findings: More than 70% of enterprise organizations [multi-unit corporations] have an LMS. “Almost 13% plan to abandon their LMS.. The products? The buyers?
The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine
The E-Learning Curve
NOVEMBER 10, 2009
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
Learning Solutions Conference: Experts of the Guild
MARCH 22, 2010
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.
A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Assets
JANUARY 3, 2012
To ease your burden, I put together a list of all of the posts from 2011 where I shared free elearning assets. Free E-Learning Templates. Use This Free E-Learning Template to Inspire Your Next M-Learning Course. Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates. Over 150 Free Fonts to Use in Your E-Learning Courses. Time-saving Tips from the E-learning Community.
One Learning Designer's Look Back at 2012
JANUARY 2, 2013
So what did I learn from all that? So what did I learn from all that? Well, that learning and development always provides something new to learn. love connecting and learning and breathing learning stuff with really smart people. How's that for some informal learning with a clear goal in mind? So what did I learn from all this conference speaking?