The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

(originally posted by Peter Isackson) Curiously, Clark and I don't seem to know for certain whether we "furiously" agree or not. This seems rather typical of the whole learning business. I tend to agree with Clark that we do agree! The problem is that at different times we are probably referring to different phenomena. My suggestions were very general, pointing towards the overall strategy for handling a variety of content, which I see as process (transforming input into output).

The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

(originally posted by Clark Quinn) Well, I really want to reply to Peter, but right now I've got a bee up my bonnet, and I want to vent (how's that for mixing my metaphors?). I'll get to Peter's comments in a moment. In recent work, I've reliably been coming up against a requirement for a pre-test. And I can't for the life of me figure out why, they're not using the data to do anything but compare it to the post-test!


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The Atlantic | April 2002 | The Medals of His Defeats

E-learning Uncovered

Books The Medals of His Defeats Our author takes the Great Man down a peg or two—and still finds that Churchill was a great man by Christopher Hitchens Find out more about the history of Atlantic Charter, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on

10 Ways Moodle is Used for Business

Lambda Solutions

When Moodle learning management system launched in 2002 for K-12 and Higher Education institutions, many did not foresee the popularity it would gain in the corporate world. Designed to help people learn in a private and collaborative environments online, organizations around the globe quickly came to realize the business applications of this open source learning management system. Moodle

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Agile Microlearning Explained

Bruning, 2001; Narciss & Huth, 2004; Shute, 2006), 7 Mayer & Moreno, 2002; Phye & Bender, 1989 8 Anderson et al., COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Success in Manufacturing

Learning Visions

Wednesday, May 31, 2006 e-Learning Success in Manufacturing This article is kind of old (from 2002), but provides insight into the successes achieved by one manufacturing organization. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. It made me think of a proposed project we have with a major auto manufacturing firm.

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Readings - History Of The Death Penalty | The Execution

E-learning Uncovered

In his 2002 book “The Death Penalty,” Stuart Banner observes, “TheSuch a case has become a kind of grisly Holy Grail among opponents of capital punishment.


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E-learning Uncovered

Stable – Since 2002, The Trend Letter has constantly been a reliable, go-to resourceSix intelligent reasons to subscribe to The Trend Letter Investment Newsletter.

Flash EOL is Coming in 2020 - BlueVolt Can Help


Flash was the predominant format used for developing online content for roughly the years between 2002 and 2012. What is Flash and why is it going away? Flash is a web technology owned by Adobe. It’s known for its capability to deliver highly interactive and richly visual content. Technology Training Adobe Flash EOL content

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Informal Learning Blog » A Dutch 80/20

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Adobe Captivate: System Date Variables

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

    For this example, let's say that today's date is Sunday, November 17, 2002. For my computer, it displays November 17, 2002. But for my friend's computer, the same lesson displays Sunday November 17, 2002. My settings looked like this:   I changed my Long date to this:   and my Captivate lesson displayed the date as Sunday, November 17, 2002. by Lori Smith    Adobe Captivate has provided System Variables for years.

10 Ways To Use Moodle In Business

Dan Keckan

When Moodle launched in 2002 for K12 and Higher Education institutions, many did not foresee the popularity it would gain in the corporate world. Designed to help people learn in private and collaborative environments online, organizations around the globe quickly came to realize the business applications of this open source tool. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Digital Workplace – are you ready?


By Emily Wiese As I sat with my kids recently watching Dreamworks 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, I was reminded of the many complexities that juggernauts of change bring. In the movie, the transcontinental railway was an unstoppable force, revolutionizing a way of life; in our time, the digitalization of the workplace is a more understated change, yet with no less profound of an impact on

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3 Trends of Digital Education


million people (2002) to 6 million (2009). Digital content delivery is opening new possibilities in education. Traditional teaching was delivered in a “one size fits all” manner, which made it easy to leave learners behind. Today though, the technology-enabled solutions help create a custom experience. But how do you define digital education?

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New Bloomberg Courses to Improve Leadership and Development


The well-known founder was the mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013, and was a candidate for the 2020 Democratic nomination for president of the United States.

Animation as an Aid to Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a quick summary of seven principles for animation indicated in a 2002 article by Richard E. March 2002) Animation as an aid to multimedia learning. Mayer and Roxana Moreno. In general, the two conclude that “animation can promote learner understanding when used in ways that are consistent with the cognitive theory of multimedia learning.”

Writing & Grammar: To Be or Not to Be?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Yale Grammatical Diversity Project gives us the boundaries:  Murray and Simon (2002) describe the rough boundaries as Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, Northern West Virginia, and Central Indiana. by Jennie Ruby  I received a really interesting question from a reader this week (I've made it anonymous): Question: I work for a company with multiple locations across the country.

Keeping It In The Family – Pam Easen Podcast Interview


Pam: In 2002, I was a self-employed nurse in Aberdeenshire. That was the 6th of February 2002. And then one morning in July 2002, after a night shift, I went straight to our new office in Banchory, Aberdeenshire. In the first of series of blogs about going into business with your nearest and dearest, Sophie Atkinson chats to Pamela Easen, Founder of H1 Healthcare, about the birth of her family organisation, and how her son Sam became her co-CEO.

7 Types of Training Programs That Should Now Be Converted to eLearning

SHIFT eLearning

According to IOMA (2002) companies save between 50% and 70% when they replace instructor-based training with e-learning. With the world going digital, you can no longer stick to traditional training programs that have to be delivered in classrooms and whose efficacy is dependent on the skills and personalities of the trainers. Your learners who may be scattered physically want more freedom to choose the training they want to take and the time and place where they want to take it.

How to Use Pedagogical Agents in Your eLearning

Infopro Learning

In another study (Atkinson, 2002), a group of students learned to solve proportionality word problems with the help of an on-screen agent who spoke to them, giving a step-by-step explanation for the solution. Here are Two Sample Course Screens. Which sample do you find more effective? For most of us, it is easier to relate to the second example.

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Learning Pool Scoop Gold for Exemplar Customer Service at the 2020 Stevie® Awards

Learning Pool

Since its inception in 2002, the Stevie Awards has existed as the world’s premier awards recognizing the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide. .

Learning Pool and global reinsurer win Stevie Award in International Business Ceremony

Learning Pool

Created in 2002, the Stevie® Awards honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide.

Humour and Learning in 3 Questions


The latter, however, would be preferable to a teacher who uses humour in an exaggerated ( Ziv, 1988 ; Escallier, 2009 ) or negative ways, such as using sarcasm ( Ziv, 1988 ; Kassner, 2002: Humour in the Classroom), mockery, irony, or so-called malignant humour. What is humour?

5 Ways to Take Advantage of the 80/20 Rule for Education

Your Training Edge

Microsoft reported in 2002 that 80 percent of the crashes and errors in MS Office and Windows resulted from 20 percent of the bugs. Most of us are unaware of the universal rule that works silently behind our lives and governs it. Anyone who understands its wonders lives a happier life, accomplishing more in lesser time. It is seen at work in our daily lives, and known by various names; the 80/20 rule, the Pareto Principle, and the Pareto’s Law.

Tottus joins the EduMe family


Starting life in Peru in 2002, the company was later acquired by one of South America’s largest retailers, Falabella, in 2005.

Daily Bookmarks 07/01/2008

Experiencing eLearning

2002 summary of research on how diversity affects online learning, focusing especially on Hispanics. Online Tutoring e-Book 6 - Culture and Ethics - Facilitating Online Learning. Although this is written specifically for online tutors, much of the information and advice applies to online facilitators as well.

Learning and Training: Managed Through Transformation and Change

Infopro Learning

Nafay is co-author of ‘e-Learning an Expression of the Knowledge Economy’ (McGraw-Hill 2002) and a regular commentator on learning, knowledge management, and new media trends. Some estimates show the learning industry to be in excess of $150 billion and growing. It clearly shows that there is a huge demand for learning content and solutions across the board. The question, however, is whether we are able to derive the desired value from the investment.

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Back to Basics: What is Instructional Design?

Obsidian Learning

While there are many models of instructional design, the most common stages of the process are described in the ADDIE model (see, for example, Gustafson & Branch, 2002). 2002). How many of these statements or questions have you heard? Our new hires need to be onboarded as quickly as possible!”. “We We need to make everybody familiar with the new safety protocol!”. Our engineers need to start using this new software as soon as they can!”.

Definition: Metacognition

Kapp Notes

Al (1988) and is a fundamental tool that enables learners to control their thinking and has been revealed as an important skill in the fields of Engineering (Case, Gunstone, &Lewis, 2001) and technology (Phelps, Ellis, &Hase, 2002) as well as instructional design and training (Clark, 1988, 202; Reingold, Rimor, & Kalay, 2008) Rarely do students become self-aware of metacognition, instead an instructor needs to point it out to the students as an important element in problem-solving.

About the e-coach Alison

e-Learning Academy

I first began my e-learning development in 2002 at a Pharma company, where we purchased a Learning Management System, Content Development Server and began creating e-learning courseware for Induction and product training. For visitors who don’t know me, I live in Sydney and have been consulting to organisations around Australia since April 2007.

Gamification of Learning in eLearning - Technology meets Education

Studies have concluded that even the simplest learning game increases the motivation and interest of students, resulting in an improvement in assimilation of knowledge that eventually results in higher performance (Griffiths, 2002; Vivrou, Katsionis & Manos, 2005; Groff, Howells & Cranmer, 2010). 2002). 1.What is Gamified Learning. example of a gamified elearning environment. 3.Increased Motivation. 4.Improvement via competition. 5.Direct Feedback. 6.Stress-free Experience.

simpleshow receives Innovation Award Top 100


Since 2002, Prof. And the laurels keep coming! After receiving the well-known Communicator Award at the beginning of May, on June 28, simpleshow has been named one of the TOP 100 most innovative medium-sized companies. Excited and proud, we accepted the award last Friday at the awards ceremony in Frankfurt, Germany.

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

The eLearning Guild’s publication, boasting over 1000 articles since 2002. 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. Here are a few blogs that you simply must bookmark and read on a consistent basis: 1. Cath Moore. link].

Freelance Outsourcing: A Disruptive Wave for Outsourcing Businesses and a Challenge for Designers of Learning

Infopro Learning

Nafay is co-author of ‘e-Learning an Expression of the Knowledge Economy’ (McGraw-Hill 2002) and a regular commentator on learning, knowledge management, and new media trends.

Serendipitous revisiting

Clark Quinn

I talked about learning games from about 2002 on, and finally it went from ‘emerging technologies’ to mainstream in the program track around 2008. In many ways, it can seem like we revisit the same old ideas again and again. I’ve ranged over design, social, games, mobile, strategy and more in many different ways. I try to write when there are new ideas, but many times the same themes are reviewed, albeit extended.

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Accelerate Employee Performance Using the Learning Curve: Part 1 Anxiety

Infopro Learning

2002). Timing is Everything Series: Intro , Anxiety, (Part 2 Information Overload coming May 17th). The Anxiety of a New Job. Although it might sound counterintuitive, the anxiety that employees feel to perform on the job at the outset of a training program actually helps them to retain information more effectively. This makes the curve of anxiety the most crucial stage of a training program.

Generation Mobile

Nick Leffler

I want to do everything on my phone that I’d otherwise have to do on a computer had this been 2002. I’ve been sitting on this idea for a while. First it sat in my idea pad for several months and now I’ve been writing random thoughts down for at least a month. I’m finally doing something about it and writing about generation mobile! What’s more important than millennials, generation x, y, z, lmnop?

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