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.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Ways to Tell a Story (Alan Levine) - ZaidLearn , December 16, 2007 The power of Voice in online classrooms - eLearning Acupuncture , May 31, 2010 The Secret Recipe to Delivering World Class Lectures - ZaidLearn , August 29, 2009 E-teaching personality is good for e-learning - Electronic Papyrus , January 5, 2010 Online Discussions Face-to-Face Versus Threaded Discussions: The Role of Time and Higher Order Thinking Dr. Katrina A.

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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

"Hey ya'll": Informal Language is the way to go in E-Learning

Kapp Notes

Elementary School Journal, 96, 385-414. Journal of Educational Psychology, 93, 724-733. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

The truth about blogging

Learning with e's

In some journals there is occasionally a dialogue between two experts, who each write a treatise in response to the arguments of the other. Anyone who blogs regularly will have discovered several truths. The first is that you are only as good as your last post.

Here Are Ten Rules to Create Engaging Elearning

Rapid eLearning

Media Journalism is a field that is similar to elearning. Enter the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards. At the recent ASTD conference, I was asked how to create engaging elearning. If you’ve been reading the Rapid E-Learning Blog for a while, then you know I’ve tackled this subject before.

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fourth Day.

Visual Lounge

Sean accidentally found himself in the world of tech journalism in 1997 after years of selling CDs to underage prairie gangsters. Listen up fellow Screencasters! Today's tip is from someone who has a lot of experience not only in front of the camera but also behind the scenes in production.

The Metaverse Journal's 2010 Virtual World Predictions

Kapp Notes

Here are ten predictions about virtual worlds in Australia and beyond made by The Metaverse Journal in an article simply titled Virtual worlds predictions for 2010. Also, another interesting article in The Metaverse Journal is a review of how they did on their predictions for 2009. Here is one of the interesting predictions Australia will have its first government funded virtual environment – a proposal is already underway to see this come to fruition.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

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. 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss.

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips

Upside Learning

This framework has been adopted from a wonderful paper published in the International Journal of Engineering Education; Economides, A.A. & There really is very little different about designing mobile learnin g from other forms of learning.

Recent Research on Interactive Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

of Geography, 2005) ‘ Measuring the Effects and Effectiveness of Interactive Advertising ’ (Paul Pavlou, David, Stewart, University of Southern California, Journal of Interactive Advertising, Vol 1 No 1 Fall 2000) ‘ An Introduction to Digital Media ’ (Tony Feldman, 1997, Routledge Publishers, NY, Pages 13-20) ‘ Interactive or Non-Interactive?

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 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010. 5 Must-See PowerPoint Tutorials for Creating Better Training - Mindflash , September 29, 2010. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010.

The 4 pillars of blogging

E-Learning Provocateur

For me, a blog post isn’t meant to be a lab report or a journal article. I have been blogging for some time now, and I can honestly say that it’s been a growth journey. I started blogging primarily for myself – essentially to organise and articulate the thoughts in my own head.

Research to Practice: Games and Simulations

Kapp Notes

International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education, 15(1), 95-115. 2010) A meta-analytic examination of the effectiveness of computer-based simulation games. 2010) A meta-analytic examination of the effectiveness of computer-based simulation games.

Ted Nelson’s Unbook

Jay Cross

The matter is not made any better by sensational journalism that leaves out nuance, sells papers or gains viewers by fueling moral panics, and a lack of communication of the meaning of the empirical studies we do have on youth behavior, educational technologies and methods, and institutional reform.

Our viral web

Learning with e's

None of us were aware at the time, but Malcolm's speech was to be one of his last public appearances before his untimely death in 2010. Many journals and newspapers found and used my image of McLaren , with me duly credited as the photographer. We are all Big Brother now.

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Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Designing for Flow

Upside Learning

Source: COASTLINE JOURNAL. When was the last time you were so involved in what you were doing that you forgot yourself? You lost track of time? You were ‘in the zone’? All of us can recall such moments – while reading a book, listening to music, playing a sport, in an online computer game.

Personalised learning

Learning with e's

British Journal of Educational Studies , 55 (2), 135-154. I have been thinking a lot about personalised learning lately.

Swimming against the tide

E-Learning Provocateur

That’s a lesson I’m sure Aneel Karnani learned earlier this month when he argued The Case Against Corporate Social Responsibility in The Wall Street Journal and the MIT Sloan Management Review. Swimming against the tide is a dangerous pastime, whether it be real or metaphorical.

Web 2.0 Strategy

Janet Clarey

Strategic Management Journal, Vol. I’m finally getting around to reading the ASTD State of the Industry Report for 2009 which was released in November. I found this graphic quite interesting.

Open educational practices

Learning with e's

So whether it's licensing agreements such as Copyleft or Creative Commons, or open access journals, or even massively online open courses, the open educational practices are gaining ground and influence in the academic world. The publishing houses who once had a strangle hold on academic journals are beginning to lose their grip. And open access journals are opening up knowledge for all without payment.

Who Are the Smartest People in the World?


Kasparov currently contributes articles to leading publications like the Wall Street Journal , and has written a number of chess-related books. The verifiability and practicality of IQ tests is hotly debated in academic and popular circles: Does it really measure intelligence?


Learning in Action (the Innocence Project)

Spark Your Interest

The news is that they’ve added the school of journalism to their project. Tags: Education Just Plain Learning Uncategorized Innocence Project Investigative journalism Learning in Action Image via Wikipedia.

April 2010 Great ones

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

April 1, 2010 to April 30, 2010. From Social Media to Social Strategy - , April 1, 2010. The iPad isn’t a computer, it’s a distribution channel - OReilly Radar , April 13, 2010. Collaboration and Cooperation - Half an Hour , April 12, 2010. Manual for Civilization - The Long Now Blog , April 6, 2010. The Glass Box And The Commonplace Book - , April 23, 2010. Cognitive Edge , April 9, 2010.

K-12 Classrooms: Research Review of Multigrade, Multiage, Combination Classrooms

Will at Work Learning

I had hoped that this would be a quick review, where I would find one or two definitive research reviews in scientific refereed journals, but unfortunately, the research base is rather frail and unclear. This review was conducted in September and October of 2010. -. American Educational Research Journal, 39 (1), 207-233. American Educational Research Journal , 35(4) , 739-772. Journal of Educational Research , 89(1) , 36-45. 2010).

5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront


Announcements board, Garedebooks, Journals, Workbooks and more. ▼ 2010 (24) ► December (3) Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010 Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning e-Learning Glossaries ► November (4) The most updated and informative e-Learning commun.

Lurking and loafing

Learning with e's

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Yesterday in Hitch-hiking across cyberspace I started discussing some issues around student engagement in collaborative online learning environments such as wikis and discussion groups.

Questions of the Week

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Journal of Educational Psychology, 94, 428-434. Journal of Educational Psychology , 93, 187-198. Journal of Educational Psychology , 94, 156-163. Adobe Captivate: Can I Stop The Presentation From Continuing After a Web Link? I have a Captivate slide that contains buttons taking the student to one of our Web pages (a link to a URL). My problem is I'm not sure how to get the lesson to stop playing while the student checks out the site.

Writing & Grammar: Introducing an Acronym

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In journalism, the convention has long been not to even introduce the acronym formally. by Jennie Ruby. Most editors and style guides recommend introducing an acronym by placing the acronym in parentheses after the first use of the spelled-out term or name like this: University of Maryland Baltimore Campus (UMBC). That is pretty standard. But there are unusual circumstances when introducing the acronym might not work.

Writing & Grammar Workshop: Do Training Examples Need to Keep it Real?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

And in 14 years working as a publications manager and setting production budgets for technical journals, I was never asked to create a "tritotal." by Jennie Ruby. So I am in the middle of keystroking (reviewing) my way through training materials I'm going to teach on Microsoft Excel. The directions tell me to select January through April values to create a quarterly total. Later, the same materials tell me to select January through March to create a "tritotal."

Best of informal learning since September 1, 2010…

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

September 1 to November 18, 2010. The state of mapping APIs - OReilly Radar , September 7, 2010. Welcome to the Decade of Games - , September 9, 2010. Full Frontal Nudity Doesn’t Make Us Safer: Abolish the TSA - News , November 14, 2010. Points of control = Rents - Lockergnome Blog Network , October 29, 2010. The Data Bubble II - Doc Searls Weblog , October 30, 2010. But. - Adaptive Path , September 30, 2010.

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.

Competition & Cooperation in Gamification

Kapp Notes

Prizes for winners should be of little importance or even symbolic help ensure that the student efforts are intrinsic and not driven by the expected outcome (Cantador & Conde, 2010). Competition has to be long enough to avoid learner demotivation because of bad initial results, and to assure that all participants have a good chance of winning until the end of the activity (Cantador & Conde, 2010). Freiburg, Germany, July 2010. Journal of Educational Psychology.

Journalism's Death Spiral--A Disaster for Learning? A Disaster for Democracy?

Will at Work Learning

Read this article from the Los Angeles Times to see the extent that journalism is crashing. Some say that the blogosphere will compensate for journalism's rapid death spiral. But with journalism's problems, it is bound to get worse.

The Great Survey Completion Rate Dilemma Solved (Maybe) | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

As you’ve no doubt come to expect from my “investigative journalism” style, I did a little digging (and I mean little), and what at least one source reports may surprise you.

The Great Survey Completion Rate Dilemma Solved (Maybe)

Dashe & Thomson

As you’ve no doubt come to expect from my “investigative journalism” style, I did a little digging (and I mean little), and what at least one source reports may surprise you.