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2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Here is the short, graphical version: Our 2017 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning. The post 2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve appeared first on Web Courseworks.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Here is the short, graphical version: Our 2017 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning. The post 2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve appeared first on Web Courseworks.

21 top elearning communities

Sponge UK

Join thousands of other L&D professionals who are learning from each other in these elearning communities. Elearning network. The eLearning Guild. LinkedIn. eLearning Global Network. LinkedIn. Elearning edge. LinkedIn. Elearning heroes. eLearning Industry. Elearning. Innovation in Elearning. LinkedIn.

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

Bottom-Line Performance

Almost every recipient of the “Best” awards at the 2013 eLearning Guild DemoFest featured the use of stories within the learning solution. Visuals and graphics: Along with the use of storytelling, the winners at eLearning Guild’s DemoFest featured heavy use of visuals. Our industry is notorious for chasing after trends. First, the sizzle.

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Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

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. The US Department of Education study that found eLearning superior to face-to-face had a thoughtful caveat, where it proposed that the improvement was not owing to the medium, but to the chance to step back and rethink the opportunity. Use Twitter, Facebook, Skype, Plus, and LinkedIn. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D.,

Networking in the ELearning Industry

LearnDash

As an elearning professional you have wide-range of options for networking, here are just a few: 1. LinkedIn - If you aren’t on LinkedIn, you are doing your career a disservice. ELearning Guild - Completely optional of course, but joining the ELearning Guild (even as a free member) will introduce you to various resources you would have never had in the past.

ADDIE Abandoned for Performance Consulting Skills

Living in Learning

For that last few days I have been contributing to a thread on the eLearning Guild’s network group on LinkedIn. Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting ADDIE LinkedIn new classroom performance consulting work contextThe topic that has been hotly debated, trashed, twisted, modified, and/or exalted is none other than ADDIE. I was okay participating in that lively dialogue until I stumbled upon another post by an ISD asking a question about a “loan processing training issue”.

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.

3 Reasons Why You Should Join an eLearning Community

OpenSesame

However, are you a part of an elearning community? Of course no one knows everything about elearning, but the information you do know could help someone in need - and that’s where joining a community comes into play. The relationships you are building with other elearning enthusiast should be considered a “you scratch my back I’ll scratch yours type of thing.” But thankfully, there are guidelines when entering an elearning community and they promote positive online discussions. Looking for a job in the elearning field and not sure where to start? Bridge.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

> Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. link] February8-12, 2012 eLearning , organized bythe Instructional Technology Council (ITC), Long Beach California, USA. All Internet addresses were verified at the time of publication.

Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? We All Did. | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

by Andrea on April 15, 2011 in Classroom Learning , Informal Learning , Training Development , blended learning , eLearning , social learning Recently, I was lucky enough to attend a keynote speech by Dr. John Medina on his book Brain Rules at the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2011 conference. We All Did. The rules really come down to common sense. What did you do?

How to Reduce eLearning Costs?

eFront

Would you like to reduce eLearning costs? In this complimentary eBook, eLearning Guild members reveal imaginative ways to cut eLearning costs , and share insights on how to optimize your resources to get the job done more efficiently and effectively, without sacrificing quality.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. Linkedin is an important application for me (although I don’t like their mobile app at all), I use it a lot to network and connect to people. Easygenerator also has a Linkedin group and I take part in a few other groups. Especially the eLearning guild does a great Job.

3 Signs Your Training Department is Instructional Design Deficient

eLearning Brothers

Have you ever worked on an eLearning program only to discover your hard work was in vain? Being the proactive eLearning developer that you are, you dove into the deep end with the bloodthirsty sharks, head first. Instructional designers and eLearning developers know the importance of learning objectives. You can contact her via LinkedIn. Well, what happened?

What are They Talking About? (LinkedIn e-Learning Groups)

eLearning Cyclops

I belong to numerous groups on LinkedIn, some I am active in, some less so. Here are the LinkedIn e-learning/ISD groups in which I belong. The number of members are in parentheses. e-Learning Guild (5,611) eLearn (3,416) e-Learning Network (3,178) ISD & e-Learning Professionals' Group (2,870) Instructional Design and e-Learning (310) Here are the topics that generated the most discussion in my groups. LinkedIn Social Media ISD e-LearningThis is with the intent of gauging how people are using these groups and perhaps what information is being shared.

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Attending Conferences a Must

Web Courseworks

The two main eLearning organizations I recommend are eLearning Guild’s DevLearn (we are presenting in November) and ATD’s TechKnowledge. Resume Building—LinkedIn accounts are enhanced with references to association membership and conference attendance. I was inspired recently after reading Thom Singer’s blog post : “Five Reasons You Should Attend A Conference.”

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

If we look at 2017, we can see that 1998 trends were all hallmarks or rudimentary renditions of things we take for granted today: Computer-based training delivered via CD-ROM has been replaced by custom-created eLearning delivered via the web as well as on-demand content from MOOCs, Lynda.com, or Software as a Service (SaaS) content providers such as Grovo or Skillsoft. I’ll let you decide.

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E-Learning Forecasts & Trends for 2014

Learnnovators

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014 : This post by Sharon Boller (of BottomLine Performance) lists her interesting e-learning predictions for 2014. Business of eLearning – Trends for 2014 : In this post, Manish Gupta (of G-Cube Solutions) presents his views on how the e-learning business will pan out in 2014. billion was spent on self-paced eLearning across the globe. Below is one of the highlights: Today, eLearning represents a $55 billion dollar industry worldwide, with that number set to double by 2015. Abernathy. Forecasts. Trends.

Establishing Connections on LinkedIn

eLearning Blender

Everybody talks about how great LinkedIn is so a while back I set up an account to see what everybody was talking about. So that raises the question; how do you establish connections on LinkedIn? After initially setting up the account, I did not revisit LinkedIn until recently reading a couple of articles praising linkedIn on Tony Karrer's blog. I started off by joining the ASTD, and CLO groups and I think I'll look into the eLearning Guilds group next. And that's about as far as I went, I set up an account then didn't really know what to do with it.

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The role of standards compliance in the elearning marketplace

OpenSesame

I recently joined a discussion in the ELearning Guild’s LinkedIn group with this subject line: “How important is SCORM compliance today? Briefly, the party line in the group appears to be that the advantages of SCORM compliance are: SCORM Getting Started Selling eLearning Courses Has anyone decided not to use SCORM when developing content?”

This Week in mLearning Podcast – A Review of Articulate Storyline [Episode 5]

mLearning Revolution

c- Big companies start to think about their mobile strategy: The Financial Times moves away from its native app over HTML5, Facebook doesn’t know what to do with mobile users and LinkedIn makes use of a hybrid app. f- The eLearning Guild Research: “Mobile Learning: The Time is Now” by Clark Quinn. eLearning Mobile Learning Podcast Welcome episode #5 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In case you missed previous episodes, you can find them HERE. Great news, our Podcast is now live on iTunes and you can subscribe HERE. Send to Kindle.

4 Themes from #ATD2016

Axonify

While sessions on an array of topics were well-attended, much of the chatter centered on formal training concepts, including eLearning authoring software, PowerPoint, leadership development and instructional design. We have tools like Twitter, Slack, Blab, Google and LinkedIn. We have professional organizations like ATD and the eLearning Guild. Vulnerability .

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Weekly Bookmarks (1/30/2011)

Experiencing eLearning

Collected tools from a LinkedIn eLearning Guild discussion on must-have tools for freelancing. Tools for Freelance Instructional Designers « Design Doc. tags: instructionaldesign tools freelance. Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here. Filed under: Bookmarks. Bookmarks

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

LinkedIn is another social media connection tool that connects colleagues and allows them to join interest-based and professional development groups to grow their networks. Educators reach out to their contacts and groups on LinkedIn to get professional advice and support. Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Groups. 1968).

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

LinkedIn is another social media connection tool that connects colleagues and allows them to join interest-based and professional development groups to grow their networks. Educators reach out to their contacts and groups on LinkedIn to get professional advice and support. Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Groups. 1968).

Top 10 Cost-Saving Tips from the Latest eLearning Guild Report

Trivantis

The eLearning Guild recently released a great eBook full of helpful cost-saving tips for e-Learning development called <em>The eLearning Guild’s 75 Tips to Reduce eLearning Costs. </em>The e-Learning developers and industry professionals are eager to share their tips, tools and ideas on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. </div> The post Top 10 Cost-Saving Tips from the Latest eLearning Guild Report appeared first on Lectora. </em>The Snap! Empower™.</li> Don’t forget to check out the Snap!

Trade Show Circuit 2013

eLearning 24-7

I will be attending this year’s expo and reporting in real time via Twitter and my Linkedin group. I will be attending this year’s expo and reporting in real time via Twitter and my Linkedin group. I will be attending this year’s expo and reporting in real time via Twitter and my Linkedin group. Another show presented by eLearning Guild. Yeah, I know the folks at eLearning Guild will disagree, but it is an accurate assessment. Also from eLearning Guild. eLearning DevCon. Too many e-learning shows. 2013).

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Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014

E-learning Uncovered

Another great place for discussion is in LinkedIn Groups. Christopher Pappas’ eLearning Industry. eLearning Guild gives several free e-books. Uncategorized Adobe Captivate articulate Articulate Storyline Articulate Studio authoring tools captivate e-learning e-learning conferences e-learning design eLearning elearning conferences lectora storyline studio As you dive into the new year, keep your sights on what is possible for e-learning. If you’re like me, you’re always looking for ways to grow and new things to learn. Find these programs here.

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Free e-Learning books

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Members of the higher education academic and research communities K-12 educators and technologists Workplace technology integrators Synchronous e-Learning - eLearning Guild (Update 11/16/2010: suggested by Miriam Ramos-Warth ) The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous e-Learning is intended for anyone who wants to produce, lead, or promote live, interactive learning events on the Web.

There is no one ‘right’ online platform to support learning

Janet Clarey

At the eLearning Guild Academy , I work with experienced, professional instructors so when they’re developing courses I find they naturally support their live sessions with activities and enriching resources spaced over the duration- ideally using a students actual work projects. better retention) than instruction delivered at one-time. One course. One class. One workshop.

Don’t attempt to convert e-Learning to m-Learning – they’re different.

G-Cube

Recently I participated in a LinkedIn discussion started by one of the Learning and Development Managers in my LinkedIn Group – The eLearning Guild. The LinkedIn discussion is still on, and group members will continue to add value to the global community that strives to take m-Learning to its next level and avenues. Mobile Learning can expand your reach.

Ruth Clark Claims “Games Don’t Teach”

Experiencing eLearning

Before I continue, I want to say that I enjoyed her book, eLearning and the Science of Instruction , and I have found some of the research there valuable. In the discussion on this post in the eLearning Guild’s LinkedIn group, Cathy Moore made this observation: I don’t have access to the full study cited in Ruth’s article, but based on the description of the games in the abstract, (1) they don’t simulate a realistic situation that’s relevant to the learners and (2) they teach academic info that learners aren’t expected to apply in real life.

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e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

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Most popular social sites like LinkedIn and Twitter are free for access. References: [link] , [link] , The eLearning Guild’s 65 Tips for Getting the Most out of your ELearning Budget. Most corporations perceive learning to be an essential and ongoing process. There are many ways to achieve this: Get the most out of SMEs. Use audio and video to create impactful learning.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

This reminds me of a session I attended on emotional intelligence at the eLearning Guild ‘s Learning Solutions 2011 conference last month. This shift in leadership style can be characterized as moving from the “Do as I say&# leader to the “Let’s work together to find the best solution&# leader. Of course, when I saw this question, I had to try to answer it.