Definition: Metacognition

Kapp Notes

The short definition of Metacognition is "Thinking about Thinking." Here are some more definitions from a variety of sources. information as cited by Lawanto, 2010) It has also been defined as a process by which the brain organizes and monitors cognitive resources. 2010).

Adobe FrameMaker: Fix Inconsistent Color Definitions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When I do click the Update button, I am frequently stopped short by a notice via the Book Error Log about inconsistent color definitions: This message shows up when two or more files in a book have different definitions for the same color.

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eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation the other day about whether there’s that much new going on in eLearning here in 2010. That said – I’m still under the impression that my central eLearning Predictions for 2010 is going to come true. At the end of the year, we will be saying: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” But I also thought I’d cheat and use what eLearning Learning is telling me the hotter topics are for the first 3 months of 2010.

Horizon Report 2010 - Mobile Computing

Upside Learning

The Horizon 2010 report has been published and is available for download. It’s definitely worth a read; lots of interesting trends that will affect the way we live and learn. 2010 promises to change the way we look at electronic learning , a move from the personal computer/browser environment to the mobile computing environment. Related posts: The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion A Great Start to 2010 The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology.

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. 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. Presentation: “Twitter in Education, what next?” - Dont Waste Your Time , September 10, 2010 As a follow-up to my (successful?)

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

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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Avatars, Video and Simulations

Kapp Notes

Tags: simulations class definition Avatar

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. 

Five Project Management Maxims We All Know (But Often Forget)

Dashe & Thomson


Five Project Management Maxims We All Know (But Often Forget.

Dashe & Thomson


The Disconnect As I See It – #LT10UK

Upside Learning

Learning Technologies 2010 was a great learning experience. Earlier I posted my recap of the event ( day 1 , day 2 ) mentioning the strong and definite trend towards social, informal, and collaborative learning.

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Notes from Intelligent Content 2010


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.

How I used Wordle as a basic TNA tool | Good To Great

Good To Great

12 Responses to How I used Wordle as a basic TNA tool Craig Taylor | November 30, 2010 at 10:22 pm | Reply You certainly did Stephanie. Jeanne dOrleans | December 1, 2010 at 10:02 pm | Reply What a great use for Wordle (which I love).

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

It definitely takes additional thinking/preparation to be good online. I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session. It was the first ever public session for Placeware - a virtual meeting software company that was much later acquired by Microsoft and became Microsoft Live Meeting.

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Technology Tips: Make Your Droid Battery Last Longer, Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If your Display percentage is higher than your Android System percentage, you should definitely consider turning down your screen brightness. by AJ George Last week I covered a couple ways to ensure that you get as much life as possible out of your Droid's battery.

Top eLearning Sites?

Tony Karrer

It’s definitely not accurate as it way under reports traffic for eLearning Learning. I was asked what the biggest traffic sites are in eLearning that were not vendor specific sites. This was from a marketer trying to reach eLearning professionals.

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Five Barriers to Effective Learning in Organisations

Performance Learning Productivity

In fact the business impact of most training and development is not even measured in many cases, so a definite figure is difficult to determine.

eLearning & mLearning: Everything You Need to Know About Graphics, Part IV

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Removing Stock Image Backgrounds If you have Microsoft Office 2010, you can use the new Background Removal feature found in PowerPoint, Word and Outlook to remove backgrounds easily. You don't need to have Microsoft Office 2010 to remove stock image backgrounds. by AJ George.

eLearning & mLearning: Using Color in Learning, Part IV

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

link] You'll need to create a COLOURlovers account to play with this tool, but it's free and definitely worth it! by AJ George Over the last few weeks we've delved deep into color.

Trust--The Cornerstone of Collaboration

ID Reflections

And the solution is definitely not only tools. This started with a conversation on Facebook, that went to Buzz and came back to FB again. This was a conversation between Paul (Twitter name: @simbeckhampson) and me.

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

For me personally, this is still not the same quality as a good voice talent, but it is definitely a lower cost and has MUCH lower cost in the face of change. This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. It was definitely helpful to spend time going through Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

What’s Happening with OLIVE? Find Out.

Kapp Notes

2) SAIC was purchased back in Feb, 2010. Since SAIC acquired OLIVE in February 2010, we have released two new software versions and launched new perpetual software licenses and hosting services in July. Definitely. Checkpoint Training in a 3D environment of OLIVE.

Don't Forget the Power of 3D Machinima

Kapp Notes

Wikipedia Definition. She also mentioned in her blog she doesn't like the Wikipedia definition of Machinima.) One creative element of 3D Virtual Immersive Environments that many people tend to forget is the power to create machinima.

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Green Screen Video Tips

Bottom-Line Performance

I definitely want suggestions before I do our next video shoot! . . Leannne standing on the green screen. . . . . Happy Fourth of July!

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Definition of an E-Learning Curve – Bloom’s Taxonomy

The E-Learning Curve

Definition of an E-Learning Curve – Bloom’s Taxonomy is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. A colleague recently asked me "What is an e-learning curve?"

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How to revamp your learning model

E-Learning Provocateur

By definition, an ILE should be unforced, unscored, unthreatening. In my articles Online courses must die!

The dark side of online interaction

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

When we talk about online facilitation of collaborative processes and online sharing of experiences, there are definitely dark sides.

Bob Mosher on Informal Learning and Performance Support

Learning Visions

A working definition: “Performance support is providing intuitive, tailored aid to a person at his or her moment of need to ensure the most effective performance.” Informal Learning: Are We Missing a HUGE Opportunity?

eLearning/mLearning: Easy Font Resources

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I've found the site to be pretty accurate and a definite design time saver. by AJ George. Last week I covered how a selective use of fonts can enhance the effectiveness of your eLearning and mLearning content. This week I have a few easy resources for working with fonts.

Association Technology: The LMS & Social Media

Web Courseworks

from December 13 th – 15 th is, take it from me, definitely worth a visit. As the holidays are quickly approaching, I wanted to take a moment to talk about the ASAE Technology Conference & Expo that I am attending and speaking at in mid December.

The five moments of need: designing with the learners in mind.

Good To Great

This has really stuck in my head and is definitely making me think differently about what I do and why. All our Reading half-marathon runners crossed the finish line [link] 11 hours ago @ cartlidgert Definitely!

Adding Social To Learning Games

Upside Learning

When designing a social learning game, I’d definitely want to include one or more of these in some way or the other. It’s interesting to see ‘learning’ mentioned, rewards are definitely part of influencing behavioral change.

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3D Virtual Scavenger Hunts

Kapp Notes

It requires some set up because you need to create an item that you can hide in a virtual world setting that contains a definition of a term the students need to learn for the class. Give students 10-15 minutes to search the environment for the items containing the definitions.(Can

The dynamics of managing/nurturing networks of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

2010). In their definition CoPs are co-located and NoPs are dispersed. Image by D'Arcy Norman via Flickr I received a beautiful article (thanks to Julie Ferguson!). Unfortunately it is not freely accessible online, but this is the reference to the article: Agterberg, M.,

In which ways do you use social media for your own learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This definitely informs whether you want to devote time to it. I met Niel van Meeuwen some time ago when we talked about using social media in learning trajectories. He already mentioned his talk in Lissabon during the Eapril conference.