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.
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.
Make E-learning Personal
JUNE 23, 2016
Quickly finding and accessing information contained in massive collections of instructional videos and the need to personalize the educational experience” are some of e-learning’s key barriers, said Manish Gupta, vice president and director for Xerox Research Center India. Technology e-learning MOOCs personalization technologyComment below or email editor@CLOmedia.com.
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.
How Twitter can be used for informal personal learning?
Dont Waste Your Time
JUNE 5, 2015
These people, who I’ve built my Personal Learning Network (PLN) around, have made me laugh, cry, think, reflect, criticise, critique, avoid, seek out, and generally strive to know more about myself. Thinking about the people and organisations you follow on Twitter, how did you identify them as useful to follow for your personal informal learning? SB: Thank you. links to videos.
I Believe in the Importance of Personal Knowledge Management
JANUARY 6, 2015
So too are our personal learning networks. What we need is to exercise personal knowledge management, or PKM. Such systems are woefully inadequate to meet our personal knowledge needs in this fast-paced network era. That’s why I believe in the importance of personal knowledge management. Personal knowledge management is, above all else, personal.
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
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.
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?
Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough
Today’s learners also want personalized learning that delivers more of what they don’t. got a long way to go before the learning is truly personalized. Without personalization, learning becomes tedious. Personalized learning to meet the unique needs of each learner. When the LMS isn’t Enough How to Turbocharge Your LMS and Improve. The LMS is running out of gas.3 level.
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.
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
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.
Developing your own Personal Learning Network (PLN) #edtech
Dont Waste Your Time
APRIL 17, 2013
One of the best examples I’ve come across, when looking at how you can utilise social media to form and develop a personal learning network is from my friends Sue Beckingham ( @suebecks ) and David Walker ( @drdjwalker ). Time to put that right – here it is: Using social media to develop your own personal learning network from Sue Beckingham. References. Suter, V., link].
7 Secrets for Measuring Training Program ROI with People Analytics
employee’s performance and determining his or her personal impact on organizational goals. Systems do this by aggregating all of a person’s data and creating algorithms to back-test their. Creative personalities stayed longer than those with inquisitive. personalities, as did candidates who belonged to at least one. 7 Secrets for. Measuring. Training Program. obstacle.
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.
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.
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.
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 […].
How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy
ensures every customer-facing person has the necessary knowledge, materials, skills, processes and behaviors to move deals forward. track of both instructor-led classes, both virtual and in person. How to create and drive success. with sales enablement ENABLING. SALES AT SCALE Copyright © 2016 Docebo - All rights reserved. Event-based training alone does not work. ENABLEMENT? sweep.
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.
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.
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.
Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact
Embeds personalized and adaptive learning techniques for tailoring learning. personalized learning where learning content can be. Personalized content ensures that employee attention. millennials—so personalization is a huge factor for engaging our employees in learning. Microlearning: Small Bites, Big Impact. must-haves every organization needs to be. About Axonify.14
knowledge is personal
Learning and Working on the Web
DECEMBER 14, 2014
Knowledge management, for me, is personal. A big conceit of the knowledge management (KM) field is that knowledge can be transferred, but unlike information or data, it cannot. Knowledge is personal. Data and information may be gathered by the organization, but knowledge and stories are personal. While knowledge cannot really be transferred, our experiences can be shared.
#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.
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.
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.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
75% learn for their own personal. personal. In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. www.towardsmaturity.org/in-focus/2016/702010. 70+20+10=100. The Evidence Behind. the Numbers In-Focus: 70+20+10=100. Towards Maturity CIC Ltd. 2016 Page | 2. About this research. . . . in learning and development and 1,600 learners.
2 Worthwhile courses: Personal Learning & Designing OER using practical instructional design
MARCH 25, 2016
Instructional Design Service Course: designing OER while using practical instructional design Personal Learning (course built by Stephen Downes) using LPSS Instructional Design Service Course My colleague Johan Thys just sent me a link to a wonderful self-guided, instructor-driven online course on designing courses via a project-based approach. Course objectives: participants will develop an appreciation of different models of online course delivery, ranging from the traditional LMS through connectivist MOOCs to potential future models of personal learning and performance support.
Supporting Outstanding Young Persons by voting #jcinews
AUGUST 17, 2015
Ronda inspires me, simply because I know the work she does (combining educational technology and gender) and above all the person she is. It is difficult to turn life around. We all know this in some form or another, either through big challenges that we need to overcome, or small changes that seem huge. Every nation has its heroes. She inspires, listens and supports.
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
social learning is personal
Learning and Working on the Web
MAY 17, 2015
Social learning is the process by which groups of people cooperate to learn with and from each other. The network era is creating a historic reversal of education, as discourse replaces institutions, and social learning in knowledge networks obsolesces many aspects of organizational training. have learned by facilitating dozens of online workshops that the social aspect is the most important.
5 Unknown Ways You're Wasting Your Training Budget
These employees are accustomed to personalized online content. how each person contributes toward a key performance outcome, allowing. personalized learning programs that help every employee maximize their. WHITE PAPER 5 Unknown Ways. You’re Wasting Your. individual employees according to Bersin by Deloitte. When it comes to training budgets, leaders. So what’s the result?
work is personal
Learning and Working on the Web
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
On transferring, and removing all the the accoutrements of my regiment, I quickly found out that I was a different person. The future of work is personal. Very personal. The hardest and most important work in the future of work centers on one detail: personal accountability in decision-making. graduated from military college and began my career as an infantry officer.
Personal Learning Graphs (PLeG)
JULY 2, 2015
Personalized and adaptive learning has been described as the so-called holy grail of education. In a well-funded education system, personalized instruction happens when guided by a teacher as each students strengths and weaknesses and knowledge gaps are known. So, while the human educator is the original (and best) personalized learning system, the current funding constraints and other resource challenges have raised the need for alternative approaches to make sure that each learner is receiving support reflective of her needs. Personal Learning Graph (PLeG
Personal Learning Paths for eLearning
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Personal learning paths are user-chosen and give learners control over their own eLearning experience, so that they can more effectively acquire and retain knowledge and skills that will help them in the real world. This personal experience is tailored to each participant over time and helps to hold their attention and to increase the “fun” aspect of eLearning. Thanks for reading
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.
New Brandon Hall Group report forecasts major shift in 2016 online learning trends
Your membership provides you with personal connections to fellow professionals. © 2016 Brandon Hall Group. Licensed for Distribution by Docebo. Research Summary 2016 Learning Technology Study: Summary of Top Findings The technology employed to deliver Learning and Development has grown increasingly varied and complex. Exploring new and. mobile delivery (41%). to increase. performance.
#OER on higher ed, corporate, personal & #development
JUNE 18, 2014
This in term reminded my of a talk given by Stephen Downes on the MOOC of one, which in a small (but to me relevant way) links OER to personal learning environments. And that made the circle full from my perspective: global, local / personal and institutional / higher ed and corporate. Multiple viewpoints to create meaning, but looking at it from the personal perspective.
A Simple Tip to Add a Personalized Touch to Your Online Courses
MAY 14, 2015
This becomes even more critical in online assignments / assessments where there is little or no personal contact. Great! Good job! Incorrect! Can do better! Not quite right! Do these words sound familiar? Probably yes, this is the kind of feedback we generally receive in our online assessments or exercises. You could share the feedback with your learners by recording it in your own voice.