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.

How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Lists of all such experts can be created and integrated within the learning portal. In a couple of years, microblogging tools have become very popular.

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2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

LMS Products of the Year 2010. I include Learning Portals, LCMSs, as part of the mix. The e-commerce component itself includes a robust function set beyond just the ability to accept credit cards; and the look of the site typically appears as a “learning portal&# , clean, crisp and reminds me more of a web page with products (again, depending on the LMS vendor or system) with maybe advertising capabilities included. Extended Enterprise 2010 System of the Year.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

It's YOUR Privacy: Own It

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He is not just trying to build a faster horse -- if he were, he'd have yet another portal site. We're lucky to live near the fabulous Durham Bulls Athletic Park. This ain't your usual little hometown venue with wooden bleachers, but a big, pretty, sure-fire stadium.

5 Trends to Watch 4 n 2011

eLearning 24-7

Marketplaces & Exchanges by LMS/Learning Portal Vendors. 13th, 2010 , I will be launching my own business, E-Learn Info. 13th, 2010 (Monday PT). API E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning HTML5 learning portal LMS m-learning mobile learning rapid content authoring tool SAAS social learning social media tablet tablets Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized Widgets trends

Getting in Touch…

Bottom-Line Performance

In it they explained, “the five senses are the portals through which the raw materials for learning enter our bodies. Do you remember the first time you used a touch-screen device like a modern smart phone or tablet computer? The sensation you felt as you used what previously was a common tool (phone or computer) in a completely new way?

The ILE and the FLE in harmony

E-Learning Provocateur

The ILE might be called a learning portal, a learning centre, or some other friendly moniker. In my previous article Online courses must die! I advocated the development of Informal Learning Environments (ILEs). Since then, Steve Wheeler’s thought-provoking article Anatomy of a PLE has prompted me to extend my argument a little further.

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Mobile Learning: Book Review

Kapp Notes

Like print delivery in the early days of web adoption, we couldn’t divest of all print distribution until the full enterprise was able to access the material through the corporate portal.”. 2010), making it appealing to the business market. Recently, I was sent a copy of Gary Woodill’s latest book, The Mobile Learning Edge.

IAR Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

When the Indiana Association of REALTORS decided to move into the “education business” in 2010, they knew they would have their work cut out for them. Download the IAR Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF.

Hidden costs of an LMS: What to expect

Matrix

Yet there are plenty of employees who still do this, because their organizations don’t want to pay for the 2010 Microsoft license, or the latest one of other software that doesn’t need IE8 to work best.

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Proliferating Portals

Clark Quinn

I hear it all the time: I ask “are you using portals?&# And BTW, I’m treating wikis and portals somewhat interchangably here, as wikis can be portals, but portals are another way of users providing resources to each other, and I see technology support for communities of practice to include both the capabilities of collaborative editing of resources (wikis) and storing other relevant materials (portals).

Training Companies and LMS

Upside Learning

For its first requirement, UpsideLMS was setup as Dillon Productions ’ learning platform with a capability to create multiple portals for its customers. The recession of 2008 changed more than just the world economy. It changed the way Training Companies functioned.

Questioning the Questioner

CLO Magazine

Sure, it’s on the decline but traditional, classroom-based instructor-led training is still the primary learning delivery method employed by 41 percent of executives who took part in a 2010 survey of the Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board. Sure, Google has become our portal to a giant online repository of information, but we all know learning is much more than facts or figures.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. Learning Portals. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. 35 new tablets will be in the space by the end of Q4 2010. e-learning elearning LMS Open Source e-learning vendors HTML5 learning portal Trends E-Learn Info elearning vendors28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab.

Does An LMS Actually Manage Learning?

Upside Learning

Also, due to the fact that some ‘LMSs’ are actually more of learning portals and, ideally should be called something like LCC (Learning, Content and Collaboration tools) as they offer functions around these main areas.

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.

Upside Learning is Featured in Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List

Upside Learning

Released a couple of days back, this is the first year for the Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List, and it joins Training Industry’s current roster of top provider lists, designed to help assist buy?side This year has been truly remarkable for UpsideLMS.

My award-winning IQ

E-Learning Provocateur

Today I had the honour of collecting a Best Blended Learning Solution Award (Gold Level) at the 2010 LearnX Asia Pacific Conference. The blended learning solution in question is “IQ&# , an intranet-based portal that I developed for my colleagues at my workplace.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. MMbase - Web Content Management System, has DMS too with strong multi-media features and advanced portal functionality.

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LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

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Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. Learning Portals. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. 35 new tablets will be in the space by the end of Q4 2010. Tags: e-learning elearning LMS Open Source e-learning vendors HTML5 learning portal Trends E-Learn Info elearning vendors 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab.

Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

Upside Learning

That’s the message I’ve been hearing loud & clear from Learning Technologies 2010. He shared this video below about their Dare2Share portal that’s really the backbone of social learning at BT. Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile.

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

eLearning 24-7

Majority of employees access a LMS or Learning Portal out of the workplace. On 11-18-2010, I was part of an online panel discussing whether the LMS as we know it is dead and if not, what is the evolution of the LMS. In that discussion, each of us covered various avenues and in a couple of topics all commented.

Future Of Flash Is Open Source

Upside Learning

The new portal called Open@Adobe will hold Adobe’s open source projects in coming days. Adobe, recently announced moving their open-source development to Sourceforge. Looks like a desire to speed up their open-source development around the Flash platform.

Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at the Moment of Need #ls2010

Learning Visions

Bob’s list of favorites: Job aids CoPs (wikis, blogs, forums) learning portal reference materials…. My live blogged notes from eLearning Foundations Intensive with Bob Mosher. Here’s a picture! J.I.T. = “just in time” – the acronym was born in 1992. What does this mean to the learner? they expect it, informal, interruption, necessary eLearning invented J.I.T. We equated availability with relevance. Anytime, anywhere”. But J.I.T.

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LMS vendors: R u hearing us?

eLearning 24-7

Tags: E-Learn Info LCMS LMS SAAS e-learning e-learning vendors elearning hosted learning portal social learning social media SAAS.

Formalizing informal learning?

Clark Quinn

For example, it’s no good having portals if they’re multiple, organized around institutional silos instead of tasks, roles, or interests. The Entreprise Collaborative has a new question , asking whether we can formalize informal learning. I have to say, I don’t get the question. That is, I understand what they’re asking, and like the response they give, but I really think it’s the wrong question.

Upgraded LMS Directory- More Vendors, New Add-ons!

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Tags: E-Learn Info LCMS LMS e-learning e-learning vendors hosted learning portal social learning social media elearning learing portal

Taking Cues from Industry: Using Casual Games for Learning at DAU by Alicia Sanchez

Learning Solutions Magazine

is launching a gaming portal today. The Defense Acquisition University in the U.S. While this was an. obvious move, it required strategy. This week’s spotlight explains how and why DAU is taking this step. Management Strategies Serious Games

Moodle: Pros, Challenges

eLearning 24-7

I want to make something very clear – Moodle and other open source LMSs, Learning Portals, CMSs, etc. are NOT out of the box solutions. They are not turnkey. This is extremely crucial and important. You must customize. Moodle: Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. Much has been written about the pros and cons of Moodle. I will identify the highlights. Administration is difficult, confusing and not user friendly. User management. Reporting is limited.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

The latest projected number of just iPads to be sold by the end of 2010 is 19 million units. My next new blog post will appear on November 17th, 2010. Tags: E-Learn Info HTML5 LCMS LMS SCORM Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning portal mobile learning tablet tablets webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent management

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

When so many potential customers are seeing the advantages of open source, creating their own learning or VLE portals or seeing the value of various social media types and incorporating them into some type of social learning community, the “do nothing&# spin is well, a time warp into the past. In The Cloud – zinged into your Learning Portal or even a social networking site or group. As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

The latest projected number of iPads and other tablets to be sold by the end of 2010 is 19.5 My next new blog post will appear on November 17th, 2010. E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning HTML5 LCMS learning portal LMS mobile learning SCORM tablet tablets Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent management

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. As mentioned earlier, you can select a specific app or apps and then integrate them into your web site or portal. I’m on my way to get a car that enables me to launch a robust social learning system.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

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Here is just a few of ones I like, that are unique and you could use in your LMS/LCMS/CMS, Learning Portal (caveat: your vendor must be able to accept APIs, otherwise it won’t work). After a quick scan, here is a brief list of some cool Mashups you can use.without having to change the code – and remember you integrate these with your LMS/LCMS, CMS, Learning Portal, etc. Again, either incorporate into your LMS/LCMS/CMS or your learning portal.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

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Forrester Research projected that in the entire 2010, that 3.5 Tags: HTML5 LCMS LMS Open Source Uncategorized WBT e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning portal m-learning mobile learning social learning social media tablets mlearning tablet The Revolution. Battlefield. E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution.

If you build it, will they come?

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