2010: My blogging year recapped

E-Learning Provocateur

As 2010 draws to a close, I thought I’d take a moment to recap my blog posts during the year. Learning theory & instructional design. • Taxonomy of Learning Theories. • The two faces of blended learning. Informal learning. E-Books.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> If you have read any of the following books I will highly appreciate if you share your opinion with the e-Learning community. => Here at CU Online, we believe in the power of online learning. Dunlap Learning 2.0 e-Learning Practices - Editor: Prof.

Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

What is Blended Learning. Blended education. Whatever you want to call it, the definition of blended learning is easy to grasp – it combines online learning and face-to-face training to get the best of both worlds. Blended Learning in Practice.

2010 Predictions - Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

January's Big Question at the Learning Circuits blog asks for our 2010 predictions. So, here we go; m-Learning continues to grow. I think the growing popularity of social media apps on mobile devices will assist with a growth of social learning (I consider social/informal learning on mobile devices m-learning too). and what is best blended. Perhaps an e-reader mode. Social Media e-Learning

Looking Back on 2010 with ADDIE

Integrated Learnings

Rethink Refresher Training suggests that we take time to analyze the cause of performance gaps. eLearning and an Aging Workforce looks at a specific angle of audience analysis. Anatomy of an eLearning Lesson: Nine Events of Instruction and Anatomy of an eLearning Lesson: Merrill’s First Principles each describe models that guide eLearning lesson design from start to finish. A Formula for Storytelling in eLearning Rapid Development the Agile Way.

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Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

Upside Learning

Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile. That’s the message I’ve been hearing loud & clear from Learning Technologies 2010. Jane ( @c4lpt ) has really been on the forefront of everything related to Social Learning. Pinballs : Don’t think about learning.

GBL 2010 – Recap (Day 2 Part 1): Serious Games

Upside Learning

So I had to rely on the session videos put up on Game Based Learning website and my own notes from the sessions. After day 1 at the Game Based Learning conference I was looking forward to another great day. Appropriate for learning. Integrated for blended learning.

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E-Learning vs. In-Person: A False Dichotomy

The Peformance Improvement

Online training and conferencing advocates continue to ask the wrong question. The April 19 th issue of eLearning Guild’s Insider Newsletter has an article titled,  The True Value of Online Training, which has a link to a whitepaper titled, How to Promote the Value of Online Training Within Your Organization. No one can deny that online programs offer a substantial cost savings over in-person training and conferences.

The two faces of blended learning

E-Learning Provocateur

What is blended learning? Most of us, though, say that blended learning is a mix of modes of delivery. In this age of technological nirvana, I think it’s important to recognise the two different faces of blended learning: 1.

Training Trends 2010: What’s happening and so what?

Bottom-Line Performance

I just finished giving a talk on training trends - what they are and the “so what’s&# associated with them. The shift from “training&# to “learning.&#. The new blend - formal and informal. What implications do the trends have for learning professionals, learners, and, indeed, companies who employ people and, in theory, support learning. Traditional learning design models need to be revamped and re-thought.

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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Often conference organizers forget to provide the full name of the organization and an e-mail contact address. link] December 4-8, 2010 National Staff Development Council , Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. 2010).

October 2010 Monthly Roundup: 5 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Moving To eLearning. Lists and explains some of the key change factors that lead organizations to adopt eLearning, stand-alone and as a part of the training blend. A Fresh Look At Levels of Custom eLearning Solutions. The Mobile Learning Edge – A Quick Book Review.

The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro | Change to learn

Challenge to Learn

Skip to content Homepage Kasper Spiro Change to learn “ On a mission to make EasyGenerator the best and most successful e-Learning authoring tool in the world ” ‹ Ukrainian visit The mission of EasyGenerator according to Kasper Spiro › November 24, 2010 The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro Two weeks ago, I wrote a blog about starting up my work as CEO for EasyGenerator. It goes from learning author to the learner.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Cross is a champion of informal learning, Web 2.0,

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Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

If we dispense with online courses in favour of PDFs, how can we incorporate interactivity into the learning experience? Enter the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). An ILE is a scalable and flexible learning environment. In other words, facilitate learning.

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Cooking, quilting, and blended learning

Janet Clarey

Cooking analogies have been used to describe blended learning. Instructional designers looking at blended learning through a chef’s eyes might see a “recipe&# of sorts where you put ingredients together using a process.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

3 Ways to Build Remarkable E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

While he’s in the marketing industry, there’s no reason why his thoughts can’t be applied to elearning courses. Of course, the odds are that people are already making remarks about the elearning courses, so I’d add that the remarks should be positive. : ).

Consultation/Training Needs Analysis checklist

ID Reflections

I have found the questions below useful to ask when analyzing an organization's readiness/need for e-learning. The Pre-Training/Consultation/Training Needs Analysis checklist could be something like this: 1. Is there a stated training need, i.e., has clear areas of performance gaps been identified by the LoB manager/training department? Can this training requirement be fulfilled by e-learning alone?

Blending social and mobile

Bottom-Line Performance

This is part 2: Blending social and mobile. The term “social learning” – along with “informal learning” – has been bandied about for a couple years. In social learning, there is typically less of an expert to learner focus and more of a “let’s all learn together” focus.

In memory of Hanif Sazen

Clive on Learning

It would be an understatement to say that the UK e-learning industry has been shocked by the sudden death last Thursday of Hanif Sazen, CEO of Saffron Interactive , a London-based producer of bespoke online and mobile learning solutions.

Web 2.0 based e-learning

Learning with e's

I'm in the business of teacher education, and I am interested in using the latest technologies to support their learning. A few years ago, I began to use wikis as embedded module tools to encourage and support collaborative learning. Based E-Learning , is about various Web 2.0

CellCast Takes Top Honors at DemoFest 2010

mLearning Trends

We're pleased to officially announce two awards for OnPoint's CellCast Solution gained from our recent participation in DemoFest 2010 held in conjunction with The eLearning Guild's annual DevLearn 2010 Conference in San Francisco.

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Quotes and excerpts on the need for Learning 2.0 from the Best of T+D: 2007-2009

ID Reflections

Shaffer in How Computer Games Help Children Learn (quoted by Harold Jarche in T+D) Creativity is a conversation--a tension--between individuals working on individual problems, and the professional communities they belong to. Shaffer in How Computer Games Help Children Learn (quoted by Harold Jarche in T+D) Professionals immeresed in communities of practice have a larger zone of proximal development. David Wilkins in Learning 2.0

AITD 2010 – spreading good intentions

Janet Clarey

I’m just back from the 2010 Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) Conference in Sydney. I facilitated a pre-conference workshop on social media and learning. I never know how these learn “how-to” while emulating “how-to” will work out.

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The E-Learning Foundations Intensive: Day 2

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags eLearning , ls2010 The E-Learning Foundations Intensive: Day 2 by Kevin on March 29th, 2010 Day 2 of the Foundations Intensive was just as information-packed as Day 1 , if not more.

Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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Don’t Convert! Redesign Instructor-Led Training for eLearning

Integrated Learnings

Though eLearning isn’t new to the training field anymore, it’s still relatively new to many organizations. And once those organizations buy into the benefits of eLearning, many are tempted to run and dive into the deep end of the pool as quickly as possible. Requests to convert existing instructor-led training (ILT) to eLearning. Do learners have the technology needed to access eLearning? a learning management system)? By Shelley A. Gable.

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I was asked about approaches for eLearning for Sales People. I’ve had quite a bit of experience with this and actually one of my very first projects was creating a pretty incredible eLearning solutions for Lexus sales people. Of course, it’s such a big topic that I decided to cheat and quickly point the person to eLearning Learning and particular to eLearning Sales , eLearning Sales Metrics , Sales eLearning Case Studies , and Sales Performance Support.

eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond

Web Courseworks

This summer I attended the 2010 Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, Wisconsin. This global influence will have an impact on the actions of eLearning leaders in the USA, i.e. globalization will impact all educational programs including professional development efforts.

5 Awesome e-Learning Podcasts

KZO Innovations

Podcasts are especially handy for busy e-Learning and training professionals that want to keep up on industry updates and best practices. e-Learning podcasts, learning management systems, and online training. This podcast delves into upcoming eLearning trends, interviews with educators and instructional designers, and how to flip classrooms. The e-Learning Coach Podcast . e-Learning Stuff . e-Learning Academy

My award-winning IQ

E-Learning Provocateur

Today I had the honour of collecting a Best Blended Learning Solution Award (Gold Level) at the 2010 LearnX Asia Pacific Conference. The blended learning solution in question is “IQ&# , an intranet-based portal that I developed for my colleagues at my workplace.

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Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

Xyleme

Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 March 11th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment A couple of weeks ago, Xyleme presented at Intelligent Content conference hosted by the Rockley Group.

A Roadmap for Building an E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

When we’re new and just getting started with elearning, we need templates and project plans to guide us. On the other hand, experienced developers rely less on those resources because they have more experience and a deeper understanding of what it takes to create an elearning course.

Moving To eLearning

Upside Learning

Our customers account for a number of factors before taking the plunge into e-Learning. I was trying to put together some of the key change factors leading organizations to adopt e-learning stand-alone and as a part of the training blend. Some of these change factors translate to simply ‘business needs’ which fuel the need for e-learning in the business. The other factors determine the readiness of an organization to adapt to e-Learning.