The Atlantic | April 2002 | The Medals of His Defeats

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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.

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!

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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!

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.

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

Since 2002, we have assisted hundreds of LMSs, authoring. Technical considerations for taking. training content beyond your LMS info@scorm.com (866) 497-2676 Extend. Reach: Implementing. an extended. enterprise. approach As companies use channel partners, resellers and other third parties to.

3 Trends of Digital Education

LearnDash

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.

The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Performance Learning Productivity

During a meeting at Cambridge University around 30 years ago I was thoroughly chastised by a Cambridge academic. I’d used the phrase ‘learning delivery’ when describing computer-supported collaborative learning ( CSCL ) approaches.

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.

CFOs Say L&D is Critical to Career Success

CLO Magazine

The 2002 results from a similar Accountemps poll show a transformation in perspective likely driven by a number of factors including market changes, globalization and rapid technological innovation.

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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.

Benefits of Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

best acquired and more fully understood when situated within its context (Kindley, 2002). Why are scenarios effective for learning? They provide realistic context and emotional engagement. They can increase motivation and accelerate expertise.

10 characteristics of authentic learning

Learning with e's

2002). 2002 Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association , New Orleans, LA, USA. I argued yesterday that authentic learning is a vital part of education in the 21st Century.

Theories for the digital age: Paragogy

Learning with e's

User generated content has also attracted criticism over issues of mediocrity, lack of accuracy and superficial scholarship (Brabazon, 2002; 2007). 2002) Digital Hemlock: Internet Education and the Poisoning of Teaching.

eLearning Meets the Needs of Small, Medium and Large Businesses

TOPYX LMS

And, according to a 2002 IOMA study , “Corporations save between 50% and 70% when they replace instructor-­based training with eLearning.”. Small, medium and large businesses cannot exist apart from training. Much like oxygen to the human body, training keeps a business alive and well.

Holiday “Cheer” in the Workplace

KnowledgeCity

Overall, drinking increased by 11 percent between 2002 and 2013, and nearly three-quarters of American adults said they had consumed alcohol within the last year.

Learning on the move

Learning with e's

I cited Puro (2002) who declared: 'The mobile phone. 2002) Italy: Stereotypes, true and false. 2002) Finland: A Mobile Culture. It was nice to be invited to present a session for Sheffield Hallam University on mobile learning earlier today.

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70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Performance Learning Productivity

As early as 2002 Jay was describing the unrelenting focus on formal learning in terms of the ‘Spending/Outcomes Paradox’. This is a re-post of an article by Cal Wick of Fort Hill. The original is on the 70-20 Blog site. There are a few observations from me at the bottom.

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?

What is gamification?

Growth Engineering

In 2002, Nick Pelling coined the term ‘gamification’ and freestyle rappers everywhere rejoiced at the rhyming potential it offered.

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

in 2002 to version 3.0 Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Anyone who has spent even a fraction of time looking into the world of elearning and the learning management system will have come across the rather abstract names of Moodle and Totara.

Training Evaluation Beyond Kirkpatrick

Training Industry

The Institute of Employment Studies (IES) has analyzed these models and organized them into an easily comparable table: Source: IES, 2002 A cursory review of this table readily shows that some models have added a few steps before the reaction level in an effort to capture the pre-work conducted by learning professionals and training departments to obtain buy-in for the training itself.

70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Performance Learning Productivity

As early as 2002 Jay was describing the unrelenting focus on formal learning in terms of the ‘Spending/Outcomes Paradox’. This is a re-post of an article by Cal Wick of Fort Hill. The original is on the 70-20 Blog site. There are a few observations from me at the bottom.

Top Six E-Learning Tools for 2015

eLearning 24-7

I used the site below to help me, and read a great book by Horton (last name) in 2002 (so the content of course building with HTML not sure if relevant today). Well it is that time of the year. For what? No clue, but people seem to like saying that phrase and so, I’m adding it to this post. And what a post it is going to be. Unusual? Oh, in so many ways. Fun and Fantastic?

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5 tips to knock your training program out of the park

Litmos

The 88th Major League Baseball All-Star Game also delivered some surprises, ending for the first time since 2002 in a tie! This week marked the summer midpoint of the 2017 Major League Baseball season, which of course brought with it the ever-popular MLB All Star Game and Home Run Derby.

Gamification is Increasing Learner Engagement

Your Training Edge

Though, the term gamification was first coined in 2002, it has actually been there for around 40 years, with a number of organizations already applying the features in their work, taken from video games.

Mobile gives the edge

Learning with e's

Howard Rheingold argued as early as 2002 that mobile phones harness the 'power of the many', which has manifested itself in recent years in social phenomena such as citizen journalism, flash mobs and crowd sourced funding projects to name just a few.

4 Reasons to Use a Learning Management System for Safety Training

eLearning Brothers

2002). . Guest blog post by Ashok Sharma. Managing Safety requires a delicate balance between enforcing compliance, shared understanding of what is expected from the team as well as training for how things should be done safely.

Instructional Design for Mobile Learning #id4mlearning

Learning Visions

1940s Bloom’s Taxonomy 1956 Mager Learning Objectives 1962 Gagne 9 Events 1965 ADDIE…1975 ADDIE and the 5 Rules of Zen 2002 The affordances of mobile devices are many – need to think about training and ID in new ways. These are my live blogged notes from a webinar today with Float Learning: Instructional Design for Mobile #id4mlearning. Advance apologies for typos or incoherence… Brought to us today by: Adam Bockler, Float Gary Woodill, Sr.

More Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

As shown in the graph below, between 2002 and 2007, LinkedIn has noticed a surge in the percentage of job titles that include the term “ninja”. Here are some more random Web 2.0 Statistics I've been gathering for some presentations.

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

in 2002 to version 3.0 Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Anyone who has spent even a fraction of time looking into the world of elearning and the learning management system will have come across the rather abstract names of Moodle and Totara.

Writing & Grammar: To Be or Not to Be?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

ADL xAPI Conformance Test Launches, SCORM Cloud and SCORM Engine are Conformant LRSs

Experience API

Personally, we have been involved in the learning standards community since 2002 and in that time have come to understand the true value eLearning specifications provide in ensuring interoperability. Recently, ADL (the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative) launched the xAPI Adopter Registry , which lists xAPI Adopters and Conformant LRSs.

First Look and Opinion of Moodle 3.0

LearnDash

In case you were wondering, yes Moodle is still employing the 2002 block-style functionality. If you haven’t seen, Moodle recently pushed out a new version (3.0) in November 2015. According to the official release page: Moodle 3.0

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.

Brain Drain: The "Perfect Storm" of Unfilled IT Jobs

Kapp Notes

million new computer and IT related job opening between 2002 and 2012 By 2008 the number of young adult workers from 25-40 will decline by 1.7 Just returned from a conference sponsored by the National Center for Telecommunication Technologies (NCTT ) held in San Francisco, CA.

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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.

Measurement vs. Completion Achievements in Gamification

Kapp Notes

2002). This is an excerpt written by Lucas Blair from the book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. Let’s contrast Measurement and Completion achievements, which describe two distinct conditions under which we reward players for their actions.

BLP Wins Four Horizon Interactive Awards for Mobile, Game-Based Solutions

Bottom-Line Performance

The prestigious competition has received over 10,000 entries from over 40 countries since its inception in 2002. Bottom – Line Performance ( BLP ) is the proud recipient of four awards from the 2016 Horizon Interactive Awards competition.