Project case studies arriving

Moodle Journal

With July well underway, the first of the eLearning project case studies have started to arrive. What form will the case studies take? From the original group of proposals and for a number of reasons a few have dropped by the wayside.

British Telecom Dare2Share case study

Clive on Learning

Here at Learning Technologies 2010 I chaired a fascinating session looking at the learning applications of social media, presented by Jane Hart and British Telecom’s Peter Butler. There was a lot of interest in the BT case study and we ran out of question time, but luckily there are plenty of web resources that will allow you to follow up.

Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study

Learning Visions

Join us for our next Kineo Insights webinar: March 11, 2010: eLearning Insider: Challenges and Best Practices for Internal Development Teams 8:00 AM Pacific/10:00 AM Central/11:00 AM Eastern/4:00 PM UK Rory Lawson , Instructional Design, Manager Learning Design, Learning HSBC Group Management Training College (UK) Anne Marie Laures , Principal at Laures Consulting, former Director Learning Services at Walgreens Ellen Wagner , Partner Sage Road Solutions, former Sr.

A course is not the solution to every problem: Case Study 1

Jane Hart

This is the first of three case studies that shows how courses are not the solution to every learning or performance problem. These posts have been adapted from posts that first appeared on my blog in 2010.

Using the iPad in Sales Training: Case Study

Take an e-Learning Break

"While many e-Learning producers are struggling to understand how the iPad may be useful in online instruction, one sales training team has already been successful in using Apple’s new device in blended instruction in the classroom. Here’s their story." Check it out: [link

Approaches to Evaluating Non-Formal Learning: the Case Study

The E-Learning Curve

I consider a case study methodology to be the most effective strategy to use when evaluating non-formal learning. Approaches to Evaluating Non-Formal Learning: the Case Study is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Now read on.

Using the iPad in Sales Training: Case Study by Lora Davis

Learning Solutions Magazine

While many e-Learning producers are struggling to understand how the iPad may be useful in online. instruction, one sales training team has already been successful in using Apple’s new device in blended. instruction in the classroom. Here’s their story.

Case study: How A 3-Year Project Led Us To Scenario-Based Course Design by Mike Dickinson

Learning Solutions Magazine

Designing compliance training can be a great challenge, on many levels. Blended learning, including classroom, games, online elements, and scenarios, is an excellent way to deal with this, but creating it is not necessarily simple or easy. Here is the story of how one (very small) training department backed into a highly effective solution over three years of effort. Management Strategies

Pros and Cons of the Retrospective Pre-Test Design

The E-Learning Curve

In the context of the case study method, triangulation of data from other sources can be used to counteract or balance threats to validity. Tags: e-learning case study evaluation qualitative research design Pros and Cons of the Retrospective Pre-Test Design is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

A Research Design to Evaluate E-Learning Projects

The E-Learning Curve

The case study design is useful when answering “how” and “why” questions, and in understanding the particulars, and diversity of a learning program. Tags: e-learning case study evaluation qualitative research design A Research Design to Evaluate E-Learning Projects is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

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. Our keynote speakers for the 2010 event are Josie Fraser and Donald Clark.

Using a Retrospective Pretest Design in Elearning Evaluation

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation qualitative research design

Capturing non-formal learning-related data

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning qualitative research design workplace learning

Can We Align Kirkpatrick’s Guidelines & NonFormal Learning?

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning qualitative research design workplace learning

Kirkpatrick’s Guidelines for Evaluating Training Programs

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning qualitative research design workplace learning

Evaluating Non-Formal Learning Programs – Table of Links

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning qualitative research design workplace learning

Using Quantitative Data when Evaluating Non-Formal Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Tags: e-learning case study evaluation formal learning informal learning Kirkpatrick knowledge workers non-formal learning nonformal learning organizational learning qualitative research design workplace learning

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

The book presents through a range of stories/case studies and provides glimpses of the creative/design process used within IDEO. Throughout the book and the included CD-ROM there are piles of practical examples and case studies.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. October 25, 2010 Open for use?

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

Elearning! Summit Virtual Event - Free! November 4, 2010

Take an e-Learning Break

Join 1,600+ government, corporate and learning executives to hear the experts share their case studies, technology implementations and best practices at this live virtual event.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

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. Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M.

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2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging On December 28, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart During 2010 I used my two blogs (Jane's Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning ) to reflect on the impact of social media on learning,  the changing shape of workplace learning, as well as my own use of social media for professional use. 

Learning in 3D Webinar: Tomorrow

Kapp Notes

Learners gather to hear about "Learning in 3D" Don't forget on April 6 2010 an exciting Learning in 3D Webinar. I will be presenting with co-author Tony O'Driscoll on the topic of Learning In 3d: Adding A New Dimension To Enterprise Learning And Collaboration with the Training Network.

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

Experiencing eLearning , July 27, 2009 Wikis at Work - eLearning Technology , February 25, 2007 Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage , May 4, 2009 Blog or Wiki? trainingwreck , January 23, 2010 Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Extending elearning? I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions.

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3D Environment Used to Teach New Recruits

Kapp Notes

Here is a link to an interesting study of how the 3D simulation software, Thinking Worlds was used to create training to improve the Royal Navy's "worst performing course" – Engineering Safety Rounds Inspection. Here is the opening paragraph from the case study.

Augmented Reality for Learning

Tony Karrer

You may have wondered where the keywords come from. :) Actually, this leads to quite a treasure trove of great posts: Tools for Developing Augmented Reality Applications - Upside Learning Blog , April 30, 2010 Fighting Phobia's with Augmented Reality - Kapp Notes , July 6, 2010 Augmented Reality, Future for eLearning? Designing Impact , June 8, 2010 Augmented Reality: does it have a place/future in education?

How The Business Goal of A Training Project Affects The Content You Should Include

Bottom-Line Performance

I don’t incorporate case studies or learning activities – because when the goal is simply awareness, it’s wasted effort to design those materials. Case studies or scenarios do a good job of helping the learner know what the knowledge looks like in the real world.

April Speaking Engagement

Kapp Notes

Register today for our 5th annual users conference – "Learn & Know 2010," and you'll see the elearning industry's top bloggers break through the buzz and sift fact from fad when it comes to learning technology. Customer case studies presented by your peers.

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

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. A Formula for Storytelling in eLearning - Integrated Learnings , April 6, 2010 When a client asked our team to develop a sales skills enhancement course, we opted to base the training on the methods of the most successful sales person in the department.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Don’t forget podcasts, RSS feeds, slideshows, infographics, animations, articles and real-life case studies. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me. There’s method in my madness… The myth of rapid authoring.

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Definition: Metacognition

Kapp Notes

information as cited by Lawanto, 2010) It has also been defined as a process by which the brain organizes and monitors cognitive resources. Case, J., 2010). The short definition of Metacognition is "Thinking about Thinking."

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

Of course, there’s a lot of great information out there on this via eLearning Learning under terms like Discussion Forum , Collaboration in Discussion Forums , Discussion Forum Adoption , Benefits of Discussion Forums , Discussion Forum Case Studies. I also checked out Nancy White’s Communities and Networks site under Discussion Forums , Case Studies of Discussion Forums , and Community Building and Discussion Forums.

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Images from Resources for "Enterprise Learning and Collaboration in 3D Virtual Worlds" Webinar

Kapp Notes

Showing a case study from the book. Just got done with a great webinar with BAH , great audience members who had plenty of questions, insights, ideas and comments that really added to the rich discussion. Very engaged and "on top of it" group of people. Here are a couple of pics from the presentation. Introducing the Webinar. Special thanks for Chuck and Dan for all their help! Here is a link to Resources for the presentation.

Who are Instructional Designers? The existential dilemma.

ID Reflections

This should also ideally encapsulate: The scope of the training program The overall notional learning time The solutions used to support/enhance the assimilation like, scenarios, stories, case studies, simulations, animations, etc.

Virtual Team Management

ID Reflections

I was going through the Demonstrations and Case Studies on the Enspire Learning website when I came across a marvelous simulation on Virtual Team Management.

#LS2010 Keynote with Jonah Lehrer: How We Decide

Learning Visions

Describes a case study of a guy with a brain tumor in the frontal lobe. My live blogged notes from Thursday’s keynote at Learning Solutions in Orlando.