Competition & Cooperation in Gamification

Kapp Notes

Crawford, 2003). To be most effective, the competitive environment created with structural gamification needs to have the follow elements. Primarily used in content gamification, working together to overcome a challenge or solve a mystery is a method of adding game elements to instruction. It has been found that serious games are more effective when played in groups for learning. July 2010) Effects of Competition in Education: A Case Study in an E-Learning Environment.

Carpenters or champions in the world of infomal learning ?

Learning Cafe

2003). As pragmatic and effective L&D professionals I would like to consider our role in the arena of informal learning – do we create it? Method and madness – Disconnect between learning & knowledge. Effective Learning Session 5Session Overview.

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Manage Cognitive Load in Digital Learning

B Online Learning

CLT is “a universal set of instructional principles and evidence-based guidelines that offer the most efficient methods to design and deliver instructional environments in ways that best utilise the limited capacity of working memory” (Clark et. 2003).

Thinking about Gamification in Learning and Instruction

Kapp Notes

Juul (2003) identified six elements which include rules, variable quantifiable outcome, player effort, valorization of the outcome, attachment of the player to the outcome, and negotiable consequences. 2003).

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. organizations—even though it was much more effective than. techniques, deliver an extremely effective adaptive microlearning solution. OttoLearn provides several methods of instructional.

Setting the Standard for eLearning Assessments

eLearning Brothers

Established in 2003 by a small group of colleagues in the MarylandOnline, Inc. (MOL) Like the Quality Matters program, on the OLC website , you can find scorecards and rubrics to help guide you in establishing effective quality assessment processes.

Gamification: Why It’s Good

LearnDash

Coined in 2003, the term “gamification” did not take off in usage until about four years ago. The basic points and badges method will always be relevant. However, new technologies, applications, and APIs will bring about new methods for effective gamification across a large variety industries. It may sound like something a kid may have termed, and in part it is something that appeals to the kid in all of us.

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Performance Learning Productivity

The term ‘blended learning’ first appeared in the late-1990s when web-based learning solutions started to become more widely used and were integrated on one way or another with face-to-face methods. Blending is about increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of dependent learning.

7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

Who will benefit, and how will you show that this method will engage your learners better than traditional training methods and courses? So here are some facts to take to the boss: A 2014 MIT study proved that eLearning is just as effective as traditional learning.

How to Choose the Right Blended Learning Model for your Corporate Training

Obsidian Learning

Published in 2003, the study sought to determine the accuracy of previous research, which showed no significant difference in outcomes between blended learning and exclusively computer-based strategies. Both groups were tested afterward using the same methods.

Time for a clearout of urban myths

Clive on Learning

A true professional is always looking for evidence that will better enable them to provide an effective service to their clients, even when that sometimes means giving up on an idea that you’ve taken to heart.

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Writing & Grammar: Introducing an Acronym

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you are going to use this method, though, make sure your reader knows the list exists. Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? If so, consider attending my Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts class. About the Author:  Jennie Ruby is a veteran IconLogic trainer and author with titles such as "Editing with Word 2003 and Acrobat 7" and "Editing with MS Word 2007 " to her credit.

5 Case Studies that Prove Learning Games Work

Growth Engineering

The meta-study found that, compared to other methods, simulation games deliver: 20% higher post-training self-efficacy. 2007; Dinov, Sanchez and Christou 2008; Gao and Lehman 2003; Zhang 2005.

Writing & Grammar: A Brief History of Editing

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Perhaps for the same reason that eBooks may never obliterate print publishing, there is just something easier about the pencil-paper interface than the keyboard-touchpad/mouse method. When I started developing procedures for electronic editing in the 1980s, no word processor had a method for showing the changes to be made to a document. Up through Word 2003, moved text appeared as deleted in one place and inserted in another. by Jennie Ruby.

The Role of Memory in Learning: Encoding

Obsidian Learning

How we encode information determines how it will be stored and what cues will be effective when we try to retrieve it. Once the perceived sensations are decoded, they are then combined into one single experience (Hunt, 2003) and associated with previous similar events.

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Writing and Grammar: More on Lists, Bullets, and Tufte

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Sometimes bullets are not effective. Sometimes bullets are effective. Sometimes they are most effective when displayed one at a time. Stein gives us some good guidelines, echoing  Melanie Scott's  comments from last week : To design an effective presentation, the presenter must ask the following questions before deciding upon the presentation medium and manner of presentation:  Who is my audience?

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Writing & Grammar Workshop: Who versus Whom

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

To determine whether who/m is a subject, one method is to find every verb in the sentence and figure out exactly what word is the subject of that verb-in other words, identify who or what did that action.   Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? If so, consider attending my Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts class. by Jennie Ruby.

Is E-learning Implementation in Your Organization Smooth?

CommLab India

Note: The bold arrows indicate direct influence, while the dotted arrows indicate indirect influence (Mungania, 2003). They don’t see any reason to change and do not appreciate the management’s efforts to bring in a new method of instruction.

Grammar Workshop: Can I start a Sentence With "This"?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Is it that the vendors have different methods? Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? If so, consider attending my Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts class. About the Author:   Jennie Ruby is a veteran IconLogic trainer and author with titles such as "Editing with Word 2003 and Acrobat 7" and " Editing with MS Word 2007 " to her credit.

Writing & Grammar: Editing in the Cloud

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

One negative to this method is that if your reviewers disagree with one another, you may be caught in the middle. Positives for the Acrobat method are that your reviewers need only Acrobat Reader [you must have Acrobat Standard or Pro] and that your layouts and graphic placements cannot be altered during the review process. The huge plus for the Acrobat method, however, is that not just Word documents can be reviewed this way. by Jennie Ruby.

Live Training vs. eLearning: Which is Better? The Results Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

However, as I reviewed the responses from readers over the past two weeks, I found that far more readers favored a combination of classroom or instructor-led methods and eLearning. One reader tells us that surveys show that classroom training is preferred by learners: "As a global organization, we have encountered the e-Learning vs. classroom battle as well.results from internal surveys have shown that the preferred method of learning is via classroom training."

Free L&D webinars for January 2019

Limestone Learning

Coaches are especially aware of the power of accountability in working with others, as holding clients accountable to their own agendas is one of the key ingredients in effective coaching engagements. And it would be ideal for just-in-time learning, if only it could be effectively searched.

Writing & Grammar Workshop: Acronyms Happen

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Third , use the same method to define every acronym. About the Author: Jennie Ruby is a veteran IconLogic trainer and author with titles such as "Editing with Word 2003 and Acrobat 7" and "Editing with MS Word 2007 " to her credit. Jennie teaches two classes popular online classes: Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts  and Writing Training Documents and eLearning Scripts. by Jennie Ruby Nearly every piece of technical writing has acronyms.

Writing & Grammar Workshop: To Outline or Not to Outline

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Essay writing is a method of clarifying what you think and why you think it. " About the Author:  Jennie Ruby is a veteran IconLogic trainer and author with titles such as "Editing with Word 2003 and Acrobat 7" and "Editing with MS Word 2007 " to her credit. Jennie teaches two classes popular online classes: Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts and Writing Training Documents and eLearning Scripts.

Writing and Grammar: Responses from United List Lovers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Nevertheless, Scott sees ways to avoid bullet lists on slides even when presenting step-by-step training: Steps can be taught without bulleted lists-one slide per step in order, with specific instructions on why it is first/second/third, which also allows for effective use of images to highlight the step. by Jennie Ruby    This week a number of our readers have joined me in finding some good  uses for lists and bullet points.

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Is learner motivation your responsibility?

Usable Learning

A lot of the conversation around gamification (for a heated throw down on the topic read the comments here ) is about the dubious and likely counterproductive effects of extrinsic rewards as motivators. You want someone to use a new method of coaching employees? Nov 21, 2003).

The State of E-Learning in the Medical Device Industry

Webanywhere

The essence of maintaining great health means that activity within the field needs to be reoccurring within the realms that support it, and so that this flow and means of learning can take place easily and effectively for the individuals who need it. Creating Effective Training Programs.

Improving Informal Learning

Big Dog, Little Dog

Two recent posts got my attention -- Tony Karrer's Reduce Searching Start Talking and Harold Jarche's Effective knowledge sharing. The Army's After Action Review (AAR) is arguably one of the most successful organizational learning methods yet devised. 2003). April 2003.

Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace

Janet Clarey

Research Initiative for Teaching Effectiveness, University of Central Florida. 2003). Professor pans ‘learning style’ teaching method. 2003). July/August 2003. A review of cognitive teaching methods. Here are the slides from an online session I did yesterday on Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace. This was the first time I presented on this topic and the first time I led a session using Saba’s Centra platform.

Dr. Will Thalheimer explores neuroscience behind q.MINDshare.

Count5

Eric first had the idea for a reinforcement tool way back in 2002 or 2003. One of the most important things they’ve found is that people are so desensitized to emails and are so likely to ignore them that they had to invent a more potent push-technology delivery method.

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When PowerPoint is wrong.

Learning Rocks

Last week I spied, tucked on a shelf following a recent office shuffle, a copy of The Cognitive style of PowerPoint: Pitching Out Corrupts Within , by Edward Tufte - a critique of Microsoft's infamous presentation app as an effective method of communication.

When PowerPoint is wrong.

Learning Rocks

Last week I spied, tucked on a shelf following a recent office shuffle, a copy of The Cognitive style of PowerPoint: Pitching Out Corrupts Within , by Edward Tufte - a critique of Microsoft's infamous presentation app as an effective method of communication.

Five Years later: A Review of Kirschner, Sweller and Clark's Why Minimal Guidance during Instruction Does Not Work

Big Dog, Little Dog

After having a short discussion with Guy Wallace on his blog , I decided to do a review of Kirschner, Sweller and Clark's, Why Minimal Guidance during Instruction Does Not Work: An Analysis of the Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching , in which they postulate that students who learn in classrooms with pure-discovery methods and minimal feedback often become lost and frustrated, and their confusion can lead to misconceptions.

What is Project Based Learning?

eLearning Blender

I am hoping to shed light on some best practices that will improve the effectiveness of my project based lessons and hopefully help other instructional designers out there looking to get started with project based learning in a corporate organization. 2003) Project Based Learning: A guide to standards focused project based learning.

Long Live?

Tony Karrer

percent in 2003 and 70.58 percent of all training in 2003 to 6.39 This aligns with the eLearning Guild's numbers that I discussed last fall in Training Method Trends. I know from Data Driven performance improvement solutions that often informal learning can be very effective in driving results. Different people will find different styles of use that are effective. It helps share effective patterns.