2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is an annual question: What did you learn about learning in 2009? So one of the tasks I will do to answer this question is to see what posts were the Best of 2009 from several different sources. How Long Does It Take to Develop One Hour of E-Learning-Updated for 2009. Implementing New Learning Technology? In my consulting practice, I get asked a lot about how to pilot test new technologies within an organization.

Blending Learning with Social Technology Components

Upside Learning

Related posts: How the Fastest Growing Companies are Using Social Media The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion Boomers Adopt Consumer Technology 20x Faster! Tags: Blended Learning Social Learning eLearning eLearning Development Blending Learning Social Technology

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Four Emerging Technologies that L&D Leaders Need to Consider

Bottom-Line Performance

I attended the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show two weeks ago with an eye to seeing what technologies have potential application within the L&D industry. Keep in mind as you review this list that I am fully aware of how L&D is is notoriously slow to adopt new technologies.

Top 100 Learning Game Resources

Upside Learning

Building Better Learning Games- Learning Visions, April 9, 2009. Marc Prensky – Twitch Speed, June 17, 2009. Using computer games in education- ThirdForce Blog, January 30, 2009. Digital games and learning gains (PDF), June 17, 2009. By Kurt Squire, June 17, 2009.

Is technology killing the art of conversation?

Learning with e's

The exchange then descended into: 'There's too much technology around' and, 'I don't know what the world is coming to.' Jaron Lanier (2011) believes that interactive technologies are 'deadening personal interaction.' 2009) Literacy in the New Media Age.

Effective virtual facilitation

E-Learning Provocateur

Not only does this initiate socialisation (see Stage 2), but it also checks that they know how to use the technology. As virtual classes rapidly become de rigueur , the need for an effective virtual facilitation framework accelerates.

Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs

Upside Learning

We follow a whole lot of blog – most of them focused on the learning, workplace learning, eLearning, and learning technology domain. eLearning Technology. Tags: Learning Technology Upside Learning eLearning eLearning Blogs eLearning Technology Top Blogs Workplace Learning Blogs As a company, we have now been active in the blogosphere for about 6 months.

Webinars: Past, Present and Future

Kapp Notes

Description of the webinar:Today's classrooms can containing up to four different generations of students - each generation having unique motivators, learning styles, and technology preferences. The webinar begins on December 17, 2009, at 2 p.m.

Apple Keynote.no.not that one

Kapp Notes

I am at the Winter 2009 ICT Educator conference. The ICT organization is an expanding group of academic professionals and industry experts who share a common goal or ensuring a quality and industry-relevant education for all Information and Communication Technology (ICT)students.

Training Industry Statistics

Kapp Notes

2009 U.S. Small companies (10-999 employees) spent about 33 hours of training per employee in 2009. Midsized (1,000 to 9,999 employees) spent about 29 hours of training per employee in 2009. Large (10,000 or more employees) spent about 33 hours of training per employee in 2009. use online or computer-based technologies for their training delivery. Here are some interesting statistics from TRAINING.

Another Student Generated Machinima

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Spending Some Time At Penn State to Learn about Games and Social Media

Kapp Notes

First I visited with Cole Camplese who is the Director of Education Technology Services at Penn State (and an alumni). technologies to maximize impact on students and to extend the classroom beyond the four walls. Beaver Stadium, home of Penn State Nittany Lions.

Observe the Supreme Court, Become President, Negotiate Peace with Online Games

Kapp Notes

eLections is an online board game that demonstrates how broadband technology - with its capacity to deliver video, audio, excellent inter-activity, design and content - can support active, meaningful and memorable learning.

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10 online icebreakers

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This will loosen them up and cause a few to chuckle before embarking on a whole new way of thinking…using technology instead of paper and pen Source: Using online icebreakers to promote student/teacher interaction 4.

Combining ID and Marketing

Kapp Notes

Cliff explained how instructional technology and marketing are very similar in needs and design considerations. Cliff showing how to convert a text-heavy slide into an engaging piece.

Web 2.0

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technologies for online learning. Each representing a different company who adopted the technology. This presentation discussed how Sharepoint is used to provide Web 2.0 tools for large organizatons. Rachel and Nick discuss using Sharepoint as a Web 2.0

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2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

The arena of online learning is continually reshaped by technological advances. Just as we must pay attention to the latest research on learning and pedagogy, it’s important to be aware of current technological trends. Mobile Technologies.

Facebook--Good for Your Memory: Twitter--Not So Much

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Tags: Technology Web 2.0

Trip to Axiom

Kapp Notes

Learning Technology View more presentations from kkapp. Check us out at our Department of Instructional Technology web site. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content GuideVisiting with alumni Carl and Jen at AXIOM.

Creating, Growing and Selling Your E-Learning Company

Kapp Notes

Bill also gave insights into his future plans which primarily include finishing his degree which he is taking here at Bloomsburg University's Instructional Technology program. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

Finding a MMOLE/Virtual Learning World Vendor

Kapp Notes

This means that companies will appear and disappear, mergers and acquisitions will occur at a high rate and companies will suddenly arrive out of nowhere with new and improve virtual world technologies. A screen shot from the MMOLE of ProtoSphere.

Upcoming Webinar: The Future of eLearning Content

Kapp Notes

The Webinar is called " Future of eLearning Content " and is scheduled for December 17, 2009, at 2 p.m. Our panel of experts will riff about the ways learning management technology, mobile applications and social media will shape the elearning content you buy. This Thursday I am on a great panel doing a webinar for Meridian Knowledge Solutions. I hope you can join me and this exciting panel.

Elements of a Virtual World/Metaverse

Kapp Notes

A metaverse or virtual world is simply the natural extension and convergence of several technologies currently used for online learning. Using a virtual world or metaverse for training is not as science-fiction as it sounds.

Workplace learning in 10 years

E-Learning Provocateur

While all of these technologies were novel at one time or another, everyone has since learned to integrate them into their day-to-day activities.

Implementing a Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Below are a few tips from a interesting whitepaper by Forterra Systems , a company that provides private, virtual world technology for the corporate, healthcare, government, education, and the entertainment industry. Image from a virtual world created by Forterra.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Where we are today: Primary forms of social learning technologies used in corporations today appear to be e-mail, live online learning (Web conferencing), threaded discussion, and collaborative content development. Organizations are just beginning to use social media technologies and few are using the social learning technologies available in their LMSs. Find opportunities where social learning technologies will foster learning. Educational Technology Systems, Vol.

Training Industry.com: Blogging Over There Also

Kapp Notes

The blog is called The Tech Dimension and will expand on idea and concepts related to integrating technology into the learning process. The first entry is called Understanding New Learning Technologies. learning technologies. Learning technologies and the potential impact on learning within an organization. It seems that I am now blogging all over the place. I now a Featured Blogger and am writing a periodic blog over at TrainingIndustry.

Co-Author Speaking at 3D Life Science 2010 Event in Malvern, PA

Kapp Notes

The event will be moderated by a top life sciences industry personality, and will feature several surprise guests, the panel will discuss how pharma organizations are using innovative (some would say radical) collaboration technologies to out-think and out-sell their competitors in today's exceedingly competitive environment. At the event, you will see case studies and hear about experiences people have had using innovative 3D technologies. On January 19th, 2010.

Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read.

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8 Scary and Uncomfortable Reasons for the Growth of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Technology as the Solution In some cases, the learning and development professionals of the organization don't want to take a hard look at the effectiveness of their programs. So the motivator in these types of cases is to throw technology at the problem and hope it fixes the situation.it They are seduced by the technology. Video conference technology doesn't make people look good, there are glares, bad hair days and less-than-flattering outfits.

Not a Good Week for the Virtual Worlds Space

Kapp Notes

It is all part of the technology growth cycle, we've seen it before with e-learning companies and with LMS companies in the 1990's. First, Metaplace announced it will be closing its virtual doors on January 1, 2010 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time.

eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I spend a fair amount of my consulting time working with large organizations to help define how they will apply technology to particular business / performance / learning needs. For the purpose of this post, I'll call it the L&D Technology Group. eLearning Technology.

The Higher Educational Bubble Continues to Grow

Kapp Notes

A number of signs of the stock market bubble, technology bubble, and recent credit bubble point to the higher education bubble continuing to grow. She graduated from New York's Monroe College in April with a bachelor of business administration degree in information technology and couldn't find a job so she sued the university for her money back.

Learning in 3D Book Information

Kapp Notes

DESCRIPTION: Learning in 3D provides a clear and cogent analysis of how emerging immersive technologies are changing the nature of business in general and the role of the learning function within the enterprise in particular. TITLE: Learning in 3D: Adding a New Dimension to Enterprise Learning and Collaboration READING LINE: How the Immersive Internet will shape the future of learning and work within the Enterprise.