eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] December 7-9, 2009 International Association for the Scientific Knowledge (IASK) Teaching and Learning : Excellence and Quality – Timeless Challenges in Education, Proto, Portugal. link] January 6-8, 2010 International Multimedia Modeling Conference (MMM2010), 16 th , Chongqing, China.

How to Harness Informal Learning

Rob Hubbard

Some ideas include creating knowledge bases by building networks (e.g. This allows for peer review and knowledge sharing which is searchable by topic. Encourage content creation and reward people for sharing their knowledge, successes and failures.

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Learning styles: Worth our time?

Making Change

Don’t spend time on something that isn’t proven: “We conclude therefore, that at present, there is no adequate evidence base to justify incorporating learning-styles assessments into general educational practice.

Learning styles: Worth our time?

Making Change

Don’t spend time on something that isn’t proven: “We conclude therefore, that at present, there is no adequate evidence base to justify incorporating learning-styles assessments into general educational practice.

How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part II

Upside Learning

Enabling technology – Do you have sufficient number of target audience members with supported devices? - “Knowledge” content – Is the content you need to provide primarily knowledge-based content and can it be put in small chunks?

What does a facilitator of an online learning trajectory do?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Participate in discussions from your own perspective and knowledge base. I'm helping different people to facilitate online trajectories. It's always funny to see that people who are experienced facilitators face-to-face are so scared for an online process. And then suddenly they see they can use the same basic facilitation skills online. In the beginning, most are disappointed by the number of responses to messages.

Make Course Updates Easier

eLearning Brothers

This also works well with product knowledge bases. Your course goes live and you’re done right? Wrong…there are always changes and updates. I really don’t like spending tons of time “maintaining&# course content. How can course updates be minimized? Here are some ideas: Speak in the Now – If you’re creating a course for something that will happen in the future why not talk about it as though it has already happened? Just explain what/how it is.

Exploring Your Options in Online Security Training

OpenSesame

There are a number of online schools and training institutions that offer the tools and skills to individuals looking to advance their knowledge base and capabilities in order to gain a better position in their career.

Product Review: Plateau TMS (Talent Management System)

eLearning 24-7

Curriculum – Curricula, Role based options, Skill based options (the curriculum, role and skill selections are common in the industry). However pricing is based on titles and number of users. Social learning is based on incorporating social media types (whatever you choose) and e-learning. Training is presented by WebEx and a knowledge base exists with features including tips.

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

In 2010, according to Google trends,the term curation began to see significantly more interest, which seems on par considering the state of technology at the time, and my own experiences using tools like Flipboard, which launched in 2010.

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

See First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning for the first Best of Post for the year. This post covers the Best of from January 15, 2010 to January 31, 2010. The Secret to Podcasting Like a Pro - Learning Putty , January 25, 2010 The word “podcasting” strikes a certain fear and awe into the hearts of many trainers. Harold suggested a model that he uses to manage his personal knowledge and stay on top of his social media intake.

The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

Upside Learning

Higher educational institutes across the globe are investing heavily to advance teaching and learning to cope with students’ needs in the emerging knowledge economy and information technology world.

8 Dirty Words

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

You think of improving skills and increasing knowledge. Knowledge management may be two words, but it’s a single concept. Knowledge is inherently unmanageable. Most of the knowledge workers seek is tacit and beyond the reach of databased systems. CLO online edition.

Decisions, decisions. Business decisions.

Jay Cross

Knowledge Workers. The knowledge worker’s objective is to learn what it takes to do the best she can. A great knowledge worker can be several hundred times as productive as his peer. In the knowledge era, workers are paid to think.

Meta-learning: educational fungus

Learning Rocks

In knowledge based work, characterised by variety and difference in activity, reflective learning might pose a great help in considering how to approach similar but different material in future. By playing up the knowledge of learning they are keen to show that learning has to be held in some kind of complex structure; almost as if they are building some kind of arcane lore about it all. When I was at school we showed up, we were told a bunch of stuff and we went home.

Meta-learning: educational fungus

Learning Rocks

In knowledge based work, characterised by variety and difference in activity, reflective learning might pose a great help in considering how to approach similar but different material in future. By playing up the knowledge of learning they are keen to show that learning has to be held in some kind of complex structure; almost as if they are building some kind of arcane lore about it all. When I was at school we showed up, we were told a bunch of stuff and we went home.

Suggestions for optimal use of the Text to speech engine

Adobe Captivate

But prior to that, here are some best practices to follow when using text-to-speech: The TTS process exploits only a subset of the complex knowledge base on which a human reader implicitly relies. While it can access grammatical and phonetic knowledge, the artificial system does not come to a true comprehension of the text, lacking the necessary semantic and pragmatic skills. Captivate 4 introduced text to speech (TTS) technology in Rapid eLearning authoring.

An interesting week for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

I have long contended (I’ve been teaching for nearly 20 years now, and have held largely unchanged beliefs regarding the impact of the information age on education for the bulk of that period) that the shift in communication and knowledge delivery from an emphasis on textual literacy to an emphasis on wholistic media literacy and a democratized bidirectional communication paradigm, would fundamentally alter our entire educational paradigm.

The importance of a Knowledge Sharing Culture

Growth Engineering

The importance of knowledge management within organisations used to be a thing that could be easily overlooked. In this article we’ll show you what organisations stand to lose by allowing experts to hoard knowledge and just how badly things can go wrong when this aspect is ignored.

10 Great Moments in eLearning History

SHIFT eLearning

Commercial software companies were quick to develop computer-based educational materials and learning games as well. Individuals eager to expand their skill sets and widen their knowledge base also turned to the Internet online degrees and free educational programs.

L&D Capability in Australia – Conversations from UnConference

Learning Cafe

” (Sloman, 2010, p8). It’s about “developing, through sustained activity that takes place in a variety of contexts and involves a range of people with different roles, the individual knowledge and skills that deliver better value products to the ultimate consumer or client.”

Partner stories: an interview with CLICK&LEARN, our Austrian partner

eFront

A company which was founded in 1998 and based in Linz, Austria, CLICK&LEARN is known within the EU for its innovative methods in implementing knowledge-based training programs and learning solutions with state-of-the-art technology.

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Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012

Jay Cross

An IBM Global CEO Study conducted in 2010 concluded that complexity was the primary challenge emerging out of its conversations with 1,500 CEOs and senior government officials. Two actions that can begin even before a formal offer is made: Providing access to an online knowledge base.

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Welcome, HelpIQ!

ProProfs

Our latest acquisition is HelpIQ , a leading knowledge base software and online help documentation tool that makes it easy to create help centers, knowledge bases, user manuals, FAQ’s and much more. Companies are increasingly seeking cloud-based solutions.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 10-11, 2012 International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery Using Cloud and Distributed Computing Platforms , 3 rd , Brussels, Belgium. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

link] January 28-30, 2009 International Conference on Knowledge Management , Dubai, United Arab Emirates. link] learningtechnologies.co.uk/ conference/conference.cfm January 30-February 1, 2009 Technology, Knowledge and Society , 5 th international conference, Huntsville, Alabama, USA. link] iwce2009/public/enter.aspx March 16-18, 2009 Web-based Education (WBE), 8 th , sponsored by the International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED), Phuket, Thailand.

Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

In my opinion, knowledge of tools is certainly a value add. I agree with Rupa when she says that knowledge of tools is an add-on while designing a training program. They have the knowledge and that is why we should use their focussed knowledge services.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Brand Name Recognition?

Learning Visions

This was based on a Brandon Hall Benchmarking Study done some time ago). We review 150 developers in our custom content knowledge base and identified 550 vendors that produce custom courseware. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. Based on a work at learningvisions.blogspot.com.

Congrats to Hilary Wilder on her Fulbright Scholarship

Will at Work Learning

We built two computer-based simulations and accompanying learning materials. Hilary Wilder, associate professor in the educational leadership and professional studies department, has been named a Fulbright Scholar for the spring 2010 semester. Her work dovetails with a national development plan established by the Namibian government called Vision 2030, which calls for a shift to a knowledge-based economy by 2030.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Theory vs. Application in Instructional Design: One Academics View

Learning Visions

As for a curriculum for a DIY degree, I think there are some great books you base it on and then add in some good blogs to read. Theory, taught in an application-based way vs. a knowledge-based way allowed me to apply what I was reading (in some cases) and helped me understand our field as a whole. Perhaps a practical, application-based program would draw me in. Moodle in 2010 Kineo Insights Webinar: Challenges and Best Practi.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers: Do You Have a Degree in ID?

Learning Visions

Clive says, "I must confess I dont really care how someone has acquired their knowledge of the subject, but I do care whether they are constantly striving to do a better job." I have worked with some people that do not have ID degrees, and generally speaking there are usually large gaps of knowledge-base missing. I have also worked with individuals that do have ID degrees, and found found gaps in technical knowledge, but not in their theory.