Make Your eLearning Personal
B Online Learning
MARCH 28, 2016
The way in which an eLearning course is written (including the script for the narration) can sometimes be the source of debate between developers and SME’s/clients. Opinions are often divided when asked if it is better to write in a formal rather than conversational style. But what does the research say? What’s better for learning? […].
Learning with e's
APRIL 28, 2016
Everyone of us has individual needs and personal requirements. These become personal windows on the world, enabling them to drill down and investigate for themselves, the finer details of content they need to learn. Personal learning environments reach beyond the technologies institutions provide - especially virtual learning environments/managed learning environments.
Creating Your Personal Learning Pathway
JANUARY 27, 2017
Each month, learners embark on personal professional development journeys focused on a key training topic. As curator, my job will be to guide you through the learning campaigns that we will feature each month in the Blended Learning Hub, and to help you connect the dots as you progress along your personal learning pathway. Very exciting!
Introduction to Personalized ELearning
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
And one really effective strategy is to find ways to personalize the learning. The infographic above (created by Extreme Networks based on their survey) provides an introduction to personalized learning. Personalized course content can get a lot deeper than this. Think about it, we have get ultra-personalized experiences using our favorite applications already.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
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. creating yet another course or scheduling yet another workshop.
#EDENchat: Which personal technologies?
Learning with e's
MARCH 22, 2016
This week #EDENchat will feature a discussion on how we use personal technologies for learning. There are many personal technologies available, including smart phones , e-books and e-readers, games consoles and laptop computers. How can teachers incorporate the potential of personal technologies into formal learning, whether in the classroom or at a distance? Unported License.
The Popularity of Personalized Learning
JANUARY 5, 2017
learning and development personalized training elearning adaptive learning learning paths mobile learning microlearningAs far back as seven years ago, Gene Willhoit, executive director of the U.S. Council of Chief State School Officers, predicted that the children of tomorrow would no longer be served well by what he termed assembly-line education that became popular in the industrial age.
How to Communicate With Any Personality Type
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
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. Everyone exists somewhere on the continuum from introvert to extrovert. Overcoming this challenge is worthwhile. So give your introverts more time to collect their thoughts and respond.
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.
The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change
With high expectations for their personal. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. for Change 2 3About this Guide Organizations are increasingly. moving from traditional performance. management systems (organized as. an annual review process) to newer. performance development systems. organized around real-time dynamics). happening now.
Designing Your Personal Learning Path: A Blended Learning Approach
JANUARY 6, 2017
When we talk about the modern learning experience it’s important to rem ember that we are all modern learners. It’s easy to lose sight of that fact when we spend our days designing learning experiences for others. You have a choice in how you learn, just like the learners you're developing and designing training content for. Blended learning Social Learning 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs
How to Transition In-person Training to eLearning
JANUARY 13, 2016
Based on many factors (budget, geography, maintenance, resources, scalability) you may be considering the transition of in-person training content to an eLearning format. Some people point to today’s amazing technology as proof that in-person training is no longer required. Where do you begin, once you’ve decided to transition training content from in-person workshops to eLearning?
Are You Taking Learning Personally?
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
A lot of chief learning officers and college administrators spend time answering two questions to help people excel professionally or to embrace a new educational construct: If you can learn something online, then why provide instruction in person? And if you can teach something in person, why offer online instruction? Both spend time figuring out if these approaches make sense.
JUNE 26, 2015
I was thinking about a talk on mobile I’m going to be giving, and realized that mobile is really about personal processing. And for many things – all those things we do with mobile such as looking up info, navigating, remembering things, snapping pictures, calculating tips – that’s plenty of screen and processing grunt. It’s for personal use. So the question then became “what doesn’t make sense on a mobile” And my thought was that industrial strength processing doesn’t make sense on a mobile. What think you? mobile
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. Individual. Unique.
3 Creative Ways to Personalize eLearning Training
JANUARY 20, 2015
In eLearning training, I have found it helpful to look for ways you can design for personalized experiences for your learners. Without getting into all the code, I thought it would be useful to show you three ideas to make your eLearning courses more personalized. Now, let me show you three ways you can design more personalized experiences for your learners. #1: Ask for a Username.
eLearning Learning Adds Personalized Subscriptions
JANUARY 2, 2012
Aggregage , the platform that powers eLearning Learning has added a powerful personalization engine. That means that eLearning Learning now allows users to sign-up and have their content personalized based on their interests. You can sign-up via the "Personalize Your Content" button on the right side of the interface shown to the right of the red arrow below.
#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. 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. Unported License.
What are Personal Learning Networks?
JUNE 21, 2016
Most of us might answer “in a classroom”, but, in reality, the majority of learning comes from other places, like Personal Learning Networks. And these networks are personal, meaning there are no two PLNs that are equal; each of us has a unique range of people we learn from including peers, coworkers, supervisors, experts and other professionals. Personal Learning Networks
The Benefits of Personalized Learning
MAY 1, 2014
Today though, we know that a more personal approach to teaching or training often yields better results in regards to learning retention. The great thing is, the tech tools that we have available make personalized learning easier than ever. For further evidence regarding the benefits of personal learning, have a look at the infographic below created by dreambox learning.
‘Ninja’ Tricks To Personalize ELearning
MAY 22, 2015
Despite all of the great advantages of elearning, people aren’t always fond of it. Many prefer live instruction because of the interaction that comes with being in a classroom setting. If live instruction isn’t possible, then it isn’t uncommon for people to pursue webinars. In other words, there is an isolation factor to elearning that has to be addressed.
The Value of Personal Learning Networks
B Online Learning
AUGUST 18, 2015
When I started working as an instructional designer a few years ago, I didn’t have much experience. In fact, I didn’t even realise that it was a career path! I’d been working as a classroom trainer and while I was mostly enjoying it, I wanted a change. Since becoming an ID I’ve had the opportunity […].
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. Recognizing this learning and making good use of it requires effective personal knowledge management practices. My PLN has proven invaluable to me in many ways, but perhaps the most important highlights its personal nature.
Rocking Training Leadership: Personal Skills
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
When organizations hire a person into a training leadership role, they are looking for that person to have a solid foundation of leadership competencies. We identified 6 core competencies last month and we are going to kick off this month with "personal skills". Now, as you probably know - personal skills are classified as "soft skills". Model Personal Development.
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.
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. 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. We need a new set of skills.
Your personal brand
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 6, 2013
One way to improve your chances of being employed is to develop your own personal brand. Here are just 5 simple ideas on how to develop your personal branding: 1) Make your own personal web site. A few years ago it was very difficult (and costly) to make your own personal web page. Add it to everything you do on the Web so you maintain consistency of your personal brand.
How Experience API Can Support Personalized E-Learning in Organizations
DECEMBER 30, 2014
The future of corporate learning is personalized learning – the ideal that organizations are and will be trying to reach by capturing learning metrics and using data analytics to derive actionable information from it. Experience API or xAPI or Tin Can API is a technology that allows learning to become more informal, personalized and more fluid in nature. Like our post ? First name.
Find your personal gamification guru
APRIL 15, 2016
Once you find your personal games guru, you’ll be a few levels closer to launching your next games- based digital learning course. Richard Davey is an interesting person to follow for digital learning developers that want to add games to their multi-device courses. Let us know using the hashtag #gameweek The post Find your personal gamification guru appeared first on Sponge UK.
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. eLearning 2.0
Personal Mobile Mastery
APRIL 23, 2015
The topic was personal learning, and in looking for my intersections (beyond my love of meta-learning ), I looked at my books. So the question is, how do we do personal knowledge mastery with mobile? A conversation with a colleague prompted a reflection. The Revolution isn’t an obvious match, nor is games (though trust me, I could make them work ;), but a more obvious match was mlearning. Let’s get the obvious out of the way. Most of what you do on the desktop, particularly social networking, is doable on a mobile device. You can find how to videos as well.
Adaptive Learning: Personalized Training for Every Learner
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Adaptive learning" uses technology to address these differences, by personalizing courses in a way that best fits each individual's specific learning needs. Everyone learns differently - this is now common knowledge. adaptive learning education technology Lambda Solutions online learning
Personalized Learning with Video. by Consensus.
Will at Work Learning
JULY 22, 2016
These learning approaches are beneficial because they personalize learning based on a diagnosis of learner knowledge. Skinner's Programmed Learning and Fred Keller's Personalized System of Instruction are practical applications based on operant conditioning principles. Still, one area where personalization hasn't been much in evidence is video. This is not a new concept.
Mobile learning and personal metrics
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 11, 2013
It can be actuated via a smartphone or iPad, laptop or in-person, but access is constant–which in turn shifts a unique burden to learn on the shoulders of the student." I couldn''t agree more with this, but would add that there are also other elements that influence access, including the ability to download apps holding content that can be used in situations where there is no access to connection.
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.
Richly social and intensely personal
Learning with e's
APRIL 5, 2014
One of the key points I made in my keynote was that the future of education will be both richly social and intensely personal. Simultaneously, we can manipulate the tools we have at our disposal to create our own individual learning pathways, select our own personal preferences, and devise our own collections of resources. Unported License.