The evolution of personal learning environments
OCTOBER 24, 2014
A personal learning environment refers to the tools, technologies, resources etc. that a person uses at the individual level to build on his knowledge base. By and large, this constitutes John’s Personal Learning Environment (PLE). Imagine a boy called John, who is in his early 20s in the year 1997. Image Credit – Freepik.com. Forward to the year 2014.
Models For Designing Your Personal Learning Environment
The eLearning Coach
DECEMBER 2, 2014
A personal learning environment (PLE) is a solution for keeping up with the rapid pace of knowledge change. In adult learning, I think of it as a self-directed and evolving environment of tools, services and resources organized by a person seeking a […] Post from: The eLearning Coach Models For Designing Your Personal Learning Environment.
Learning with e's
APRIL 28, 2016
Everyone of us has individual needs and personal requirements. It means that everyone has to try to fit in, even if the methods and environments don't meet their needs. There is also a regular international conference dedicated to personalised learning environments. desire lines education Friedrich Nietzsche learning personal PLE schools standardised education Technology
Social, mobile, and personal learning futures
Learning with e's
MARCH 25, 2015
My argument in my presentation was that social learning, the use of mobile devices, and personal learning environments will all be vitally important components of any future learning ecology. education future learning mobile personal Personal Learning Environment Saudi Arabia school social teaching Technology Nor can it replace good pedagogy. Unported License.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
into the learner’s daily environment. and in-person meetings are unlikely. wonderful for the 5,000 employees who were in attendance, but what about the person. swapping out the course-provided introductory video with a personalized welcome video. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. capital. of learners. You’re.
This time it's personal
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Personal. It follows that the tools and technologies you use for learning are those you have selected to use because you are (or should be) comfortable with them, personally. These tools, services and technologies become a part of your personal learning environment or PLE. education learning Personal Learning Environment PLE Technology Idiosyncratic.
Doctoring the Informal Learning Environment
MAY 3, 2011
Recently Anne Marie blogged Location and Learning (which I have reproduced here) and she asked me whether or not I consider her central idea an example of an Informal Learning Environment (ILE). But placements are very rich environments with many unique opportunities to learn. I also support the idea of the student having their own profile, and connecting it to a personal blog.
Are Online Courses as Effective as In-Person Education?
MARCH 22, 2017
Comparing the effectiveness of eLearning against its in-person peer poses a challenge. Through multiple surveys, polls, analytical and observational studies, independent researchers have attempted to answer the question: “Which is more effective – online or in-person?” making it easy to contact a “real person” for those who need troubleshooting or tech help.
3D Virtual Immersive Environment: Conceptual Orienteering
JUNE 28, 2010
This allows the learner to recognize and apply the concept in a variety of different environments. The process of side-by-side comparison allows learners to recognize and apply concepts in a variety of different environments. You can use the same concept to display what it would be like to work in a dimly lit coal mine, a confined space or other unfamiliar environment.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
and very realistic environment, learners. currently for only one person. development – personalized and tailored. WHAT TO TRY NEXT Go aspirational Go personal “ON ONE HAND, RESOURCES. personal plan about what they want to. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. KNOWING AND DOING.
Training in an Ad-Hoc, BYOD Environment
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 20, 2014
Over the past few years, especially as the skills gaps continue to widen and digital technologies pervade every aspect of our personal and professional lives, some of the fundamental ideas that have defined training for decades are shifting. Training is not only moving from in-person to online, but from just-in-case to just-in-time and from knowledge transfer to performance support.
#EDENchat Up close and personal
Learning with e's
MAY 20, 2015
I have written a lot about Personal Learning Environments in the past, especially when they were emerging as a concept, and sounded quite new. I attended the first ever Personal Learning Environments conference in Barcelona, about 5 years ago, and spent three glorious days in the sun, learning from others about the PLE and how it would revolutionise learning.
Future learning environments: professional, powerful, personal
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
My own presentation in the main arena at Olympia is entitled Future Learning Environments: Professional, Powerful, Personal. Future learning environments by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Once again, thanks to Don H Taylor and his crew, this year's Learning Technologies conference was a highly successful event.
I Believe in the Importance of a Personal Learning Network
DECEMBER 29, 2014
When I started using Twitter for my professional growth and development, I didn’t realize that I was also starting to build my personal learning network. ” By the time I heard the phrase, “Personal Learning Network,” or PLN, I’d already begun developing and maintaining professional relationships through social media. It wasn’t very useful.
How to Communicate With Any Personality Type
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
That’s a good thing because both the quiet, introspective introvert and the outgoing, assertive extrovert have their place to communicate in the work environment. Still, leading a team composed of different personality types can be a challenge. Communicating via email instead of the phone or in-person meetings, for example, can give introverts time to process and respond in their own way. Appreciate the Diversity: Remember, you have your personality type, too. The post How to Communicate With Any Personality Type appeared first on ej4. That’s human nature.
Personal Learning Networks: For Ongoing Learning in a Connected World
JANUARY 28, 2015
The four topics we are planning to deep dive into in the first two weeks are: a) Networked learning, b) Personal Learning Networks, c) MOOCs, and d) Communities of Inquiry. I would also like to emphasize that PLN is intricately linked to one''s personal knowledge management (PKM) capabilities. Here''s a list of related posts on learning in a networked world.
4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Role-based, achievement-based, performance-based and personality-based badges are very exciting for learners. The post 4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. How do we tie the learners together to receive the eLearning course positively? In this article, we share some motivating tips for your learners. Progress bars.
8 Tips To Minimize Distractions In Social Learning Environments
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
In this article, we’ll share 8 tips on how to make the social learning environment most effective. Minimize Distractions In The Social Learning Environment. The average person spends many hours on social media every week. The secret is knowing how to separate personal posts, tweets, and comments from the social learning side of things. Set Ground Rules In Advance.
Mobile learning and personal metrics
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 11, 2013
The first principle in the article above relates to access, and states: "A mobile learning environment is about access to content, peers, experts, portfolio artifacts, credible sources, and previous thinking on relevant topics. Photo by Steve Wheeler Mobile learning and personal metrics by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0
Why online learning is better than in-person learning
APRIL 14, 2016
Leaders in these spaces have discovered some significant ways in which online learning is better than in-person learning, and as a result, we’re seeing widespread implementation of connected technology to drive education initiatives. What are the advantages of online learning over in-person learning that is attracting leaders in business and education? Online environments are dynamic.
How to Create Better eLearning Environment with eLearning Templates
MARCH 6, 2015
With hundreds of interactive templates, page layouts, and environments to choose from, there are many choices to make as you embark on a new eLearning project. The vast customizability of each environment can seem daunting when starting out, but it can be a tremendous boon when used correctly. One final environment worth acknowledgment is our “CrossTrain” themed environment.
Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment
JANUARY 27, 2016
Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment. I am as guilty as the next person when it comes to making this a habit. Quite often when I write I am taking on a personal challenge. The post Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment appeared first on Edmego Learning. As leaders it can be a struggle to inhibit outside influences that wreck havoc on our emotions.
Personalized Learning for Employees
JANUARY 18, 2017
It is because of this that course developers have gone through great lengths to create a more personal learning experience. As the inforgraphic above details, the most popular methods used to help personalize learning include coaching and mentoring, mobile learning initiatives, social learning initiative, elearning, and video learning. instructional design
Open Learning Network vs Informal Learning Environment
SEPTEMBER 21, 2010
Mine is the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). A bank of personal profiles. These components work in tandem with the LMS and system reports, which in turn comprise the core components of the Formal Learning Environment (FLE). I was immediately interested because, like me, Mott is striving to bridge the gap between the organisation’s LMS and the learner’s PLE.
APRIL 21, 2011
I just read this article that starts out talking about how changing the environment can be key to changing behavior ( How Brain Science Can Save You From The Wrong Job found via the Eide Neurolearning Blog ). In the training field, we usually focus on changing the person – having them know more, or having them acquire skills. So, what do you all think? Not My Job)?
Thoughts on Personalized Learning
MARCH 18, 2016
Personalization of learning is what it sounds like, programs adapted to the needs, the learning methods, and the desires, of learners. Personalization seeks what the learner wants to learn, and how he or she wants to learn. Personalization focuses on the basic desire of people to enjoy what they are doing. Personalized learning includes elements of blended learning.
Learning by Watching: Social Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning
JANUARY 7, 2015
His theory states that a continuous interaction exists between behaviors , personal factors and the environment. Environment includes social and physical environments: the people that the learner works with, family and friends; as well as size of a room, the ambient temperature etc. Try and peep in, don’t you? This isn’t to embarrass you. Image Credit – [link].
The personal web
Learning with e's
JULY 13, 2011
With the Southampton PLE Conference #PLE_SOU at full throttle, I thought it would be a good time to reiterate my views on the personal web. Personal Web Tools (PWTs) are thought by some to be synonymous with PLEs (Personal Learning Environments) but the two should not be confused. It is this: Not everyone has the skills to use, or is willing to use personal web tools.
Creating the Right Environment for Your 3D Learning Experience
APRIL 21, 2010
An important element in creating effective learning in a 3D virtual world is to create the right environment. Since virtual immersive environments are, by definition, immersive, the environment plays a critical role in the training process. A 3D world can be realistic like putting a person in a sales situation and asking them to perform or it can be more surreal like having a doctor walk through a giant heart to gain another perspective on human anatomy. To create the right environment, you need to ask yourself some questions.
Personalized vs Adaptive Learning
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
We get a lot of questions about the difference between personalized and adaptive learning. Personalized Learning provides employees with different learning paths, which are programmed by L&D according to: Job function and department. Personal attributes such as primary language, age group, seniority level. Personalized learning establishes the starting point.
3 Methods of Reflective Practice in an eLearning Environment
JULY 14, 2016
Reflective practice has still not received the prestigious position it deserves in an eLearning environment. Writing is the primary mode of communication in an eLearning environment. Writing about recently learned material, latest changes in personal attitude, acquisition of new behaviors and how to use new knowledge in the work context are all an integral part of reflective writing.
Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning
OCTOBER 13, 2013
Here is a quick re-cap on this learning standard, before we take a closer look at some of the use cases: Experience API is a new (and evolving) e-learning specification that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of learning experiences a person goes through (both online and offline). “One small step for e-learning technology, One giant leap for the e-learning industry.”
Personalization for Knowledge Workers
NOVEMBER 26, 2012
This is the 2 nd in a 3 part series addressing the impact of personalization in the education and training markets. In the first post, I addressed the application of personalization in K12. Personalization for the high-skill knowledge worker. Personalized learning has different applications for different audiences. The Collaborative, High-Skill Worker.
Just for me learning
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Employers support their staff as they bring their personal devices such as smartphones and tablets into the workplace, enabling a technical infrastructure that scales to the screens being used. Now employees can be kept up to date and knowledgeable, and their skills developed personally, through the appropriate application of networked technologies. Unported License.
Future schools, future visions
Learning with e's
JULY 7, 2015
And so we took the opportunity to compare our personal visions for the progress of education, discuss our mutual concerns about the current state of schooling, and share our optimism for the future. Change digital literacies education learning personal learning Personal Learning Environment Richard Gerver schools TechnologyRichard is a well known speaker on the circuit.
6 Tips to Use Your Personal Interests and Experiences in e-Learning Course Design
APRIL 15, 2015
To create truly remarkable e-Learning courses that emotionally connect with your learners and help to relate to the subject matter, it’s often beneficial to incorporate your personal interests and experiences in e-Learning course design. How to Incorporate Your Personal Interests and Experiences in e-Learning Course Design. In many respects, e-Learning is a labor of love.