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Learning in 3D Week 4 Stops for Blog Book Tour

Kapp Notes

Here are the great stops for week 4 of the blog book tour. And, join us on Facebook at the Learning in 3D page. Tour Stops Day Sixteen 02/01/10 Gordon Snyder's blog Information & Communications Technology Blog Day Seventeen 02/02/10 Koreen Olbrich's Learning in Tandem Day Eighteen 02/03/10 Bart Pursel at Virtual Learning Worlds. They invite book tour followers to attend the complimentary Webinar. Blog Book Tour Recap Week One: Awesome!

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Training for a Critical Incident in a 3D Virtual Environment

Kapp Notes

These are critical incidents and 3D learning environments can help people prepare and train for these events. In the 3D learning space, he learned to evaluate and prioritize casualties, control bleeding, recognize and treat shock, and administer aid when victims are not breathing.

10 Common 3D Virtual World Training Questions and Answers

Kapp Notes

Five Tips on 3D eLearning and Training Courtesy of VenueGen 2) How do I create the right environment for my organization's 3D learning space? Creating the right 3D learning space environment. 4) How do I evaluate or measure the learning that occurs in a 3D virtual immersive environment? 7) What are some "lessons learned" from 3D implementations?

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). June 30, 2010.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Understanding the Tools of the Social Learning Landscape - Free as in Freedom , November 2, 2010I am with Mark Oelhert this morning in his all day workshop about the tools of the Social Learning Landscape. Are apps the future of e-learning? Principles for Effectively Designing a 3D Learning Environment. Questions I’m no Longer Asking - elearnspace , November 2, 2010I strive to strike a reasonable balance between reading blogs, books, and peer-reviewed articles.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access a LMS or Learning Portal out of the workplace. Social Learning. Mobile Learning.

Learning in 3D Blog Book Store Starts Today

Kapp Notes

Today is the beginning of a 30+ stop blog book tour. During the Blog Book tour, I will be not be posting on Kapp Notes, instead, I will be posting on the blogs which are listed below. During the tour, the participating blogs will post interviews, stories, reactions, insights, related stories and even reviews of Learning in 3D. Enjoy all the postings and you can even read the some of the book for yourself. Day Fifteen: 01/29/10 Cammy Bean's blog Learning Visions.

I store my knowledge with my friends

Learning with e's

I'm at Colchester Institute on Friday to present a workshop entitled: Communities, Spaces and Pedagogies for the Digital Age. It's for a Learning and Teaching development day the Institute is holding where they will explore the theme of Transformational Learning and Teaching.

Webinars In April 2010

The eLearning Coach

So take a little time to grow and get involved in the online learning community. You’re bound to learn something new and you can contribute your ideas and experience through questions and comments. Date: April 19, 2010. Date: April 20, 2010. Space is limited.

The book stops here…

Jay Cross

Here: February 15-19, 2010. Tony O’Driscoll and Karl Kapp have a book coming out next month – Learning in 3D : Adding a New Dimension to Collaboration and Learning. Each week, they’ll give a copy of the book to a random tweeter.

Industry News, Press Releases and Information

Kapp Notes

A great deal seems to be happening in the e-learning space and I've been getting a number of press releases and information about product, events and other great happenings so I thought I'd share some of that information in this post. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide

VenueGen Announces 3D Meetings for "Everyone"

Kapp Notes

Interestingly, the market for 3D virtual learning spaces for corporations is estimated by Research 2.0 Virtual world provider, VenueGen , recently came out of private Beta to a public Beta (whatever that means) and loudly announced their virtual meeting platform.

Phew! Reflecting on #ASTD10

Learning Visions

I had no time to attend any sessions, but did imbibe much learning and connections nonetheless: Moodle On the stand, we had lots of interest in our corporate Moodle LMS offering. but I did make a point of checking out Bloomfire and their Collaborative Social Learning Community.

Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

A great deal seems to be happening in the e-learning space and I've been getting a number of press releases and information about product, events and other great happenings so I thought I'd share some of that information in this post. Blog Book Tour for Social Media for Trainers. Jane Bozarth's latest book, Social Media for Trainers is in the middle of a highly successful blog book tour, check it out. Collaboration Software Space Microsoft Corp.

Discussion with Chip Ramsey, CEO of Intellum

Kapp Notes

Recently, I sat down with Chip Ramsey the CEO of Intellum , a company soon to be a house-hold name in the e-learning space, and discussed with him a wide range of topics. I have spoken about Intellum before in my post How Much for that E-Learning in the Window. Here is the interview which will be the first of many with different people in the e-learning and learning space.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access a LMS or Learning Portal out of the workplace. Social Learning. Mobile Learning.

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Learning with 'e's: The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference

Learning with e's

The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference (8-9 April, 2010) will examine the theme of e-learning in a time of change, and will challenge notions of traditional boundaries, learning spaces and roles. Donald is also a regular (and controversial) blogger on e-learning!

7 questions from the University of Wisconsin-Stout ID Program

Clark Quinn

Here’re the questions and my answers as presented to the students: Learning Design Evangelist Clark Quinn Answers Questions. June 2010. Clark: Several: The first is folks who only know the surface level of ID, not understanding the nuances of the components of learning (examples, concepts, etc), and consequently creating ineffective designs without even being aware. Do you foresee a future where higher education is delivered primarily through distance learning?

A peak at "Learning in 3D"

Janet Clarey

I was happy to be asked to participate in a Blog Book Tour for the newly released book Learning in 3D: Adding a New Dimension to Enterprise Learning and Collaboration by Karl M. The average Total Learning for all measured classroom training in Vestas in 2008 was 59%.

Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!

ATD Learning Technologies

Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. However, in 2010, an executive (from a company that shall remain nameless) beat up on my Flash. What About M-Learning? The noise in the e-learning space around HTML5 has been tremendous.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Like many enterprise learning companies, we are actively brainstorming ways to incorporate collaborative Web 2.0 technologies into our training programs, but rarely do we find a client that wants to create a robust learning environment comprised of both formal and informal components.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning apps. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Learning Analytics 6. It may or may not involve learning.

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. Murray’s clear knowledge of the space makes his content helpful and applicable. The e-Learning Coach Podcast . Connie Malamed of the e-Learning Coach blog started this podcast in 2013. e-Learning Stuff . e-Learning Academy .

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

So here are the top posts based on social signals via eLearning Learning for August 2010. My e-Learning Don’ts - MinuteBio , August 8, 2010 Here is a list I compiled of things I think should NOT be done when designing e-learning courses. believe the following are counter to adult learning theory, sound e-learning design and they just down-right irk me. It’s a good question for people involved in learning and development. Learn.

Top 47 Posts and 10 Hot Topics for February

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. February 1, 2010 to February 14, 2010. Netiquette: a handy guide for online students - Dont Waste Your Time , February 8, 2010 Based on a Guide from the LSC (Lake Superior College) wiki of netiquette for their online students. How to effectively architect information for your elearning course - Free as in Freedom , February 6, 2010 As Instructional Designers, its always a challenge to balance meaningful instruction with information.

My "Top Ten List" for Mobile Learning News in 2009

mLearning Trends

Given the constant and oftentimes harsh distractions 2009 dealt us all in terms of budget cuts, canceled/postponed projects, long decision cycles, there was actually a lot of positive news and both technical and market innovations to make 2009 an outstanding year in the maturity of mobile learning. This certainly helped establish a strong market value for platform-based mobile learning solutions and generated market interest/demand for all mlearning vendors.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. The 2010 website was [link] or [link].

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do!

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, September 22, 2009 Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! Live session with Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! When he listens to game developers talk, feels like they’re in the learning prof. Everything IS about learning. Learning talks about a curriculum.

Learning Guaranteed: Aflac’s Greg Miller

CLO Magazine

Aflac Vice President and Chief Learning Officer Greg Miller hopes to instill a culture of experiential development at the insurance company. Most learning and development professionals will admit they are passionate about their craft inside and outside of the office. But Greg Miller, vice president and chief learning officer at insurance giant Aflac, seems to take his interest in learning to a different level. This learning group is called a pod.