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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!

Webinar Recap: Talent Generation: An Important and Unexpected Role for Associations

Blue Sky eLearn

We’ve had a fluctuating, uncertain economy since 2002. While unexpected, this is an important role. The post Webinar Recap: Talent Generation: An Important and Unexpected Role for Associations appeared first on Blue Sky eLearn. Did you miss the live webinar? Read the recap here! We are at the end of an era. This has influenced consumerism and membership. Rapidly changing technology. We have had more technology developed in the past 5-10 years than the 50 years before that.

The survival of higher education (1): Changing roles

Learning with e's

In May 2000, I was invited to present two keynote speeches about the role technology would play in the future of higher education. It is not only the role of the teacher that has changed. 2002). The Role of the Teacher in the use of ICT.

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‘High Stakes’ Employee Training: The Crucial Role of Simulating the Consequences

Mindflash

Examples: During a simulated sale (say, a videotaped role play), if trainees don’t get the sale, they have to go tell your boss what happened. In high-stakes training, one powerful technique to make training stick is to simulate the consequences as much as possible.

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. Fostering conversations and curating resources that help employees do their job better is the most important role mobile can play for L&D trying to work with generation mobile.

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Agent of Change

CLO Magazine

When Michael Dowling was promoted to CEO of Northwell Health in 2002, one of his first moves was to lay out plans for a new learning center to support the fast-growing health care network in New York state. “It builds a culture of teamwork where everyone finds their role.”

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

Paradiso

in 2002 to version 3.0 The ability to define which courses should be taken for individuals or a group makes a huge difference within a corporate context, where particular roles and positions require varied combinations of courses and material unique to them.

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10 characteristics of authentic learning

Learning with e's

Interdisciplinary : Activities encourage interdisciplinary perspectives and enable learners to play diverse roles and build expertise that is applicable beyond a single well-defined field or domain. 2002).

The importance of learning in uncertain times

Rob Hubbard

In uncertain times, learning takes on new significance in terms of helping people to adapt to new roles or new ways of working and giving them the skills they need to be successful. Learning can play a key role in communicating these goals and galvanising people to work towards them.

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Creds to the Classroom Trainers

eLearning Cyclops

I am not new to teaching face-to-face classes, but I have not done it on a consistent basis since 2002. Giving immediate and specific feedback based on their answers, application of skills, role-playing, etc. Since the announcement of my bank's acquisition my e-learning projects have been cancelled. So, I have returned to the classroom to teach online professional networking, which has a focus on using LinkedIn.

Learning must occur in an ecosystem where each individual can both learn and teach

Learning Wire

In order to generate such constructivist experiences, instructors have to adapt to the role of facilitators and not teachers (Bauersfeld 1995) with increased importance of mentoring in the process of learning (Archee and Duin 1995; Brown et al.

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

Paradiso

in 2002 to version 3.0 The ability to define which courses should be taken for individuals or a group makes a huge difference within a corporate context, where particular roles and positions require varied combinations of courses and material unique to them.

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The Birth of Gamification (History of Gamification Pt.2)

Growth Engineering

2002 – ‘Gamification’ is born. With its fantasy role-playing game theme, Chore Wars finds favour with parents, children and even fastidious flatmates! Last week we took you back to a strange time.

Interfacing with Subject Matter Experts

ID Mentors

The effectiveness of Technology-Based Training is dependent on two roles- the Subject Matter Expert (SME) and the Instructional Designer. If you are involved in producing Technology-Based Training, you are probably familiar with these roles. Role of the SME and the Instructional Designer in the Technology-Based Training industry. Given these changes in the nature of training material that is being created, the traditional SME role has also undergone changes.

Unleashing Superheroes – Getting the Balance Right

Growth Engineering

Are there enough women in tech roles today? Do I have to act as a role model? The figures from the UK are equally concerning, where the women in the digital workforce fell to 27% from 33% in 2002. The Role of Role Models.

What to Do When Discussion Goes Pear-Shaped: Or What I Learned From Reading “Crucial Conversations”

Pract.us

The book was published in its first edition in 2002 and revised in a second edition in 2011. Now that you’re all sharing openly, it’s important to understand the role of stories in how we form opinions.

Interview With a Lead Developer: Paul Middlin

Visual Lounge

Mike Malinak had found the company in 2002, while we were in grad school. Explain how your role as a lead developer differs from a regular developer. Who are you, and what do you do? Paul Middlin, Lead Developer on Camtasia:mac. How did you find out about TechSmith?

Volk Appointed New CEO of Lumesse

CLO Magazine

where he spent more than five years in a variety of global sales and marketing roles. where he spent more than five years in a variety of global sales and marketing roles. In 2002, Volk joined Sybase as its EVP for its product group and later led Sybase’s International business. Upon returning to Europe in 2006, Volk took the role of CEO of IDS Scheer, a 3,000-person company focused on business process management software and SAP services.

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The Real Truth about ROI – the Learning Performance Model

Learning Wire

the environmental downturn, demographic change, individualization, digitalization and technological convergence (Hay Group, 2015) play a big role in the changing economy. L&D plays an essential role in increasing employees’ competences. 2002; Saks, 2006).

ReThinking MMORPGs

Kapp Notes

Most Massively Multiplayer Online Role Play Games are similar. Will Wright was quoted in a post at New World Notes Will Wright on the Future of User-Generated Online Game Worlds (Circa 2002) as saying: The main limitations on the MMORPG market really seem to be self-imposed: Most developers can’t shake the fantasy/sci-fi mindset or conceive of an alternative way of playing.

Profile of a learning architect: Charles Jennings

Clive on Learning

The change in culture was emphasised by changing all job titles from ‘training’ to ‘learning’, emphasising the new role as enablers rather than providers. Throughout my book The New Learning Architect I take time out to look at real-life examples of great learning architects in action.

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Top 3 Questions to Ask Before Choosing eLearning for Your Association

Association eLearning

For years, associations have played a critical role in addressing the skills gap problem by providing professional and continuing education for their members. A major issue in the news lately is the “skills-gap” problem. A recent U.S.

Beyond the Lab

CLO Magazine

The traditional role of corporate universities has been to develop workforce training in order to give the parent organization a competitive advantage in the marketplace. With the growth of technology, research is being conducted by more companies and practitioners are expanding their role.

Metalearning and Learning Styles

Big Dog, Little Dog

One method that can help learners increase their metalearning skills is by giving them an insight into the use of perceptional channels (DeSimone, Werner, Harris, 2002). The role of meta-learning in study process. 2002). 2002).

The changing Web

Learning with e's

Van Dijk, 2002) or simply another phase in its relentless progress. Also, we need to pay attention to the growing power, ubiquity and utility of the mobile phone and the central role it is already playing in enabling ‘anytime anyplace’ learning for students. 2002) The Network Society.

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The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

This is a continuation from yesterday''s post on changing roles , disruptive innovation and the survival of higher education. van Dijk, 2002) or simply another phase in its relentless progress. 2002).

A tale of two keynotes

Learning with e's

In May 2000, I was invited to present two keynote speeches about the role technology would play in the future of higher education. It is not only the role of the teacher that has changed. 2002) Flexible Learning in a Digital World: Experiences and Expectations.

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The macro considerations of Instructional Design

LearnUpon

In this post we’re going to examine the macro aspects of instructional design and their role in achieving the instructional goal. 2002). Transforming high quality content into clear and meaningful content for online consumption requires deliberate instructional design decisions.

The Ultimate eLearning Resources Guide

LearnUpon

This is a perfect read if you’re in a leadership role in your organization. Around since 2002, Learning Solutions Magazine is one of the most trusted eLearning resources out there today. Want to know how to increase your course completion rates? Or are you confused by SCORM?

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Reflections on strategies of inclusive and engaging learning courses

Adobe Captivate

A lot of research has been done [ Teaching Every Student in the Digital Age by Rose & Meyer (ASCD, 2002), The Universally Designed Classroom by Rose, Meyer, & Hitchcock, Eds. Teaching Every Student in the Digital Age, ASCD, 2002.

Tools for conviviality? Illich and social media

Learning with e's

It is unclear, because he died in 2002, just as Web 2.0 In his later work entitled Tools for Conviviality (1973) Illich began to expose some of the societal trends and excavated the role technology played in shaping work.

mLearning: Smartphone statistics and the impact they have on learning

Zephyr Learning

Mobile learning (mlearning) has been around for a long time and I remember seeing the first mlearning course on a ‘Palm’ PDA in 2002. Like it or not, smartphone and handheld devices play an important role in our lives.

20,000 US Hackers Wanted.Creating the Computer Elite (or Failing at it)

Kapp Notes

And interactive role-play games like America's Army certainly blend the 3D-cyber world and physical world training-type activities. million new computer and IT related jobs will be needed between 2002 and 2012" and concluded that there will "be intense competition for top talent in the field.

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and then our tools shape us

Learning with e's

Today''s book recommendation is the fifth in the series: Howard Rheingold (2002) Smart Mobs: The next social revolution. role of centralised media and services, personal choice, privacy, freedom and democracy, relationships, and legal issues.

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Doing and knowing

Learning with e's

2002) Digital Hemlock: Internet Education and the Poisoning of Teaching. This is a follow on post from my recent Knowing and Doing blog post. Those who read it will recall that I discussed the tensions between traditional and progressive teaching philosophies.

LMS Ghost stories – The truth will scare you

eLearning 24-7

Talk to anyone every looking for a LMS, regardless of their job role or department and they will tell you the first thing they look at is the price page. I should note this was in 2002. Everyone has hobbies. Fun things they like to do. For me, one of my hobbies is staying in allegedly haunted hotels and inns. If I hear about a place that is allegedly haunted and does not possess rats walking around the rooms, I’m likely to stay there.

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LearnTrends: Microlearning

Experiencing eLearning

Current context since 2002. Corporate learning serves multiple roles. These are my live blogged notes from Janet Clarey’s LearnTrends session on Microlearning. My side comments are in italics. Official description: Microlearning: Beyond Learning Objects and Just-in-time Performance Support. The need and pressure to learn continually, coupled with limited time available to learn, make new digital media viable for professional development.