e-Learning: In Search of a Better Definition

Big Dog, Little Dog

By viewing e-learning and learning as having two aspects, we can better define learning's role in the organization.

Let’s get rid of the instructional designers!

E-Learning Provocateur

Whereas that post explored the role of the learner in the content development process, how about their role in the broader instructional design process? Carr-Chellman & Savoy (2004) provide a broad overview of user design. User design, however, values both roles.

The CLO’s Critical Role: Nine Areas for Action

CLO Magazine

This From the Vault article was published in December 2004 on CLOmedia.com. The 30-question instrument detailed specific areas that define this critical role of the CLO. ” in the August 2004 issue of Chief Learning Officer magazine.

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Self-service learning and the role of manager as coach

Connect Thinking

Today I’d like to explore a little more about the role of manager. 2004). Last week I blogged about what’s required organisationally for self-service learning to become part of a deliberate learning strategy.

Celebrate Women’s History Month Year-Round

CLO Magazine

” As analysts discuss in my story and in many other reports and research, it’s not easy for women to become leaders, and once they achieve a role in leadership, fulfilling that role is no small task. In 1987, Congress declared March as National Women’s History Month.

General Electric Names New Head of Learning

CLO Magazine

The role was previously held by Jack Ryan, who served as vice president of executive development and learning since January 2016. Boff takes on the position in addition to her current role as GE chief marketing officer, a position she has held since 2015.

Don't be afraid to call yourself a trainer

Clive on Learning

As a result, just about every self-respecting trainer has been relabelled with a title that centres on 'the L word' (whether or not their role has changed or not). Actually, I was probably much more a learning architect than a training specialist, because I was encouraged to play an active role in just about all aspects of learning and development at work, but training was the word we used back then and I was OK with that, because that was the norm.

Learn, Adapt, Innovate

The Peformance Improvement

Schein published those words in 2004. Of course, many factors contributed to each of their demise but lack of a learning culture played a major role.

Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

Your Training Edge

IBM was stuck at one time losing shares to other companies like Intel & Dell, they re-engineered their whole company, its system, its offerings and its people in 2003 and 2004.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

What about SCORM 2004 3rd edition? 2004 3rd edition. and 2004 (3rd edition) go? . or 2004 (3rd or 4th edition), at least in my opinion. SCORM 2004 4th edition. Vendors who had bad experiences with other course standards (2004, 2004) are in a wait and see mode. The new standard coming soon, but as noted with everything else, how quick it will be adopted by the vendors will play a monumental role in usage.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

What about SCORM 2004 3rd edition? 2004 3rd edition. and 2004 (3rd edition) go? . or 2004 (3rd or 4th edition), at least in my opinion. SCORM 2004 4th edition. Vendors who had bad experiences with other course standards (2004, 2004) are in a wait and see mode. The new standard coming soon, but as noted with everything else, how quick it will be adopted by the vendors will play a monumental role in usage.

Rewards of Glory and Other Ways to Keep Gamification Interesting

Kapp Notes

In the book, rewards (originally derived from thinking about computer role-playing games) are described as such: Rewards of Glory. Katie Salen and Eric Zimmerman, Rules of Play: Game Design Fundamentals (MIT Press, Cambridge Massachusetts, 2004), p.

Engagement: A Critical Element in Learning and Gamification

Kapp Notes

While this seems straightforward, most students are used to playing passive roles in the classroom and not being engaged during the teaching process.

Testing E-Learning On Your LMS

e-Learning Academy

Internally, my role is to test the courses on the corporate LMS prior to ‘go live’ The e-learning uninitiated may expect the courses to simply be published to the standards required of the LMS (AICC, SCORM 1.2 or SCORM 2004) [.]. Recently I have been supporting a client who has engaged a vendor to build a number of e-learning courses.

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70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Performance Learning Productivity

Diagram from Heinze & Proctor ‘Reflections on the Use of Blended Learning’ (2004). 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.

Theories for the digital age: Connectivism

Learning with e's

One highly visible theory is Connectivism (Siemens, 2004). The essence of Siemens’ argument is that today, learning is lifelong, largely informal, and that previous human-led pedagogical roles and processes can be off-loaded onto technology.

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

Yes, but no blogs or chat. · User and role management used. 2004. · xAPI. · AICC. · LMS, Inc. and 2004. · PDF. · PENS. The era of web-based authoring systems is here.

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People versus Systems: Let’s acknowledge the difference

Connect Thinking

A number of years ago I was impressed by the writing of Stephen Kemmis , in particular his 2004 article Five traditions in the study of practice. As an e-learning, LMS and social media consultant, my role is to work with people from many different roles in an organisation.

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Getting that E-learning Course to Work When SCORM isn’t the Problem

Gyrus

These things also play a key role in making your content work right. others are SCORM 2004 or AICC. If you’re reading this then we probably have something in common…we both know what SCORM is for. But just in case this term is new to you, let’s get start by getting that definition out of the way. SCORM is an e-learning standard.

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Why UPS Drivers Don’t Turn Left… And Why Every Organization Should Be Using Learning Data To Drive Strategic Advantage

Axonify

In 2004, UPS announced a new policy for drivers—one that initially received a lot of flak. Learning and development folks need to be more than just educators; they need to take on the role of “data scientist.” Last week, I was reading an article in Inc.

Localization: Training & Development in the Czech Republic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Quick Tips for Training & Development in the Czech Republic 1 : The Czech Republic is fairly young as a free state, a designation achieved in 1993, and it joined the European Union in 2004. The ideologies of humanitarianism and democracy also hold prominent roles in day-to-day decisions. by Jen Weaver    Frequently ruled by outsiders in its history, the Czech Republic now faces happier times.

That’s not my style: Learning preferences and instructional design

Obsidian Learning

As a matter of fact, in a comprehensive review of learning style inventories, Coffield, Moseley, Hall, and Eccleston (2004) examined a whopping 71 learning style models and provided detailed analysis of 13 major models. 2004). 2004).

Video Training for Learning & Solving Problems

Your Training Edge

In this article, I would rather be specific and discuss some great findings I got out of my experience and latest research; the video learning and its role for learning and solving problems, specifically in corporate sector.

Localization: Training & Development in the Czech Republic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Quick Tips for Training & Development in the Czech Republic 1 : The Czech Republic is fairly young as a free state, a designation achieved in 1993, and it joined the European Union in 2004. The ideologies of humanitarianism and democracy also hold prominent roles in day-to-day decisions. by Jen Weaver    Frequently ruled by outsiders in its history, the Czech Republic now faces happier times.

Learning is an emotional process

Learning Wire

For the last 30 years, experts have been opening our eyes to the role emotions play in learning. Understood as the ability to manage emotions and relationships, EI has a direct influence on our success (Goleman 2004).

#LSCON 2012: trends

Challenge to Learn

I believe this trend is emerging and again project TinCan will play a big role. It is strange indeed to have a standard in this fast developing world with the name Scorm 2004. LSCON 12: Trends.

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Examples of Using Virtual 3D Spaces for Learning

Kapp Notes

2004) The virtual world meets the factory, Tooling & Production (2004) pages 38-40] IBM’s Academy of Technology held a virtual conference and annual meeting and estimated a savings of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Grades in a program at Loyalist College to prepare students for service as a Canadian Border Patrol Officers increased 37% over a two year period after the introduction of a virtual role play within a virtual learning world.

Lost in the crowd?

Learning with e's

In his book 2004 ' Distraction ', author Mark Curtis argued that our sense of self - or personal identity - can become confused or challenged when we habitually use digital technology. 2004) Distraction: Being Human in the Digital Age.

Why UPS Drivers Don’t Turn Left… And Why Every Organization Should Be Using Learning Data To Drive Strategic Advantage

Axonify

In 2004, UPS announced a new policy for drivers—one that initially received a lot of flak. Learning and development folks need to be more than just educators; they need to take on the role of “data scientist.” Last week, I was reading an article in Inc. Magazine on the importance of fostering a learning culture within an organization.

MBA Salaries Strong in U.K.

CLO Magazine

since 2004, a new survey shows. since 2004, and 11 percent more graduates reported earning above 70,000 pounds compared to those surveyed in AMBA's previous survey in 2010. now stands at over 82,000 pounds, the highest since 2004. The research, conducted among 1,000 graduates from AMBA-accredited business schools, demonstrated that the MBA continues to open the door to more senior roles and that MBA graduates work across a diverse range of sectors.

Serious Games for Healthcare: Looking at the Business Ingredients

Web Courseworks

The topic is regarding how serious games can play a role in healthcare education, both on a consumer and CME level.

SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible

Paradiso

SCORM 2004 is another majorly used version, which is slowly getting superseded by Tin Can. It is majorly these statements that play an important role in providing insight into the learner’s learning curve outside his course.

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Important Features of an Ideal Rapid Authoring Tool

CommLab India

The use of audio plays an important role in the effectiveness of the online course. Assessments play an important role in evaluating learners’ understanding of the content. SCORM 2004. What is the best rapid authoring tool in the market?

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 2: Designing a MOOC

Learnnovators

Jobs and roles are rapidly evolving with new ones emerging, and old ones getting automated or vanishing altogether. In the context of this need for continuous learning, MOOCs can play a critical role. MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities.

What is SCORM? A Simple Guide for those new to eLearning

LearnUpon

is essential for trainers and developers who need to decide what role it should play in their learning programs. and SCORM 2004 ? SCORM has become so widely used, it’s often referred to as the default or de facto standard of eLearning.

Laura Overton – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Laura authored ‘Linking Learning to Business’ in January 2004 – one of the first industry benchmark studies at the time. Few L&D leaders are thinking about the transfer of learning, the role of communities or how to help people apply learning back in their workplace.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

The application is divided into four primary roles: Administrator, Integration Administrator, Author and Learner. Users can toggle back and forth between roles they have been assigned appropriate permission. 2004, AICC, xAPI, video, audio, pdf, Office.