Looking Back on 2010 with ADDIE

Integrated Learnings

So with this in mind, it seems appropriate to take a look at the articles posted to this blog over the past year and organize them according to how they jive with ADDIE. After organizing training content and identifying instructional activities during the design phase, we’re ready to put fingers on keyboard to write the instructional materials that learners touch. A few articles from this year addressed writing: Writing to Educate and Entertain: What Would Stephen King Do?


The 4 pillars of blogging

E-Learning Provocateur

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. This got me thinking… What are my guiding principles for blogging?

2010 in Retrospect: Top Few Blogs and Books

ID Reflections

This time, it was compounded by the lure of spending more time with my daughter (since I am in Mumbai after quite a few months) and the writing of the post just never got done. 2010 Shift Index - Passion and Performance by John Hagel 6. 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging by Jane Hart 21. Blogs Reading 2010 Books Reflection

Who writes web content?

Clive on Learning

Somebody had to be writing this stuff. The answer, of course, is that come 2010 almost everyone is a web content creator, even if their contribution is no more than status updates on Facebook. Everyone who posts to a forum, writes a blog, tweets or maintains an online profile is making a significant contribution to the body of online content. These people would do well to consult Ginny Redish's excellent Letting Go of the Words: Writing Web Content that Works.

Writing & Grammar Workshop: Funny? Do You Think That's Funny?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When writing training materials, I am always looking for new ways to introduce a lesson and keep the tone engaging. The introduction to a lesson needs to draw in the learners and get them motivated to continue the training, and the writing throughout the lesson has to keep their attention. To find an answer, I skimmed some of the writing in my shelf-full of training books. I'm teaching a new online class in May called Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts.

Wordcamp 2010

Jay Cross

They see it as a platform, not a mere blogging tool. Some people think Richard Stallman a god for writing Emacs and inventing Free Software. Tags: Blogging Community Conference hosts should take a lesson or two from Matt Mullenweg.

Our Favorite Game Design Blogs

Upside Learning

The other is to look at other’s experiences, and there are many who’ve documented their game design experiences in various blogs. Philomath Games – A constantly updated blog that includes posts that discuss a variety of game design and development issues.

July 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Talks about Google App Inventor – a visual development tool that will allow anyone to create an Android app without writing even a single line of code, and debates if it can help in the development of mLearning apps.

Our Blog Turns One Today

Upside Learning

It’s been a year since we started blogging (March 03, 2009) and we are raring to go another notch high. We look forward to a great 2010! And there are many others at Upside who are trying to follow blogs to stay connected. Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap.

My blog as a learning experience

Challenge to Learn

A little more than a year ago I wrote my first blog, just to experience what is was like to write one. My first blog (which I called ’my first blog’) didn’t even had a proper subject, I just wrote a blog to see what would happen. To my surprise quite a number of people read it and they encouraged me to continue and really start blogging. For the first post I named my blog Kasper Spiro’s blog. blogging e-Learning

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?

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

Probably no real surprise for anyone who has read my blog, I really like the way Garr Reynolds has brought a sense of design to slideware. Made to Stick was Chip and Dan Heath's first book and in fact a key driver to me beginning this blog.

Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

#SoMe for Trainers: Beating the Forgetting Curve This is the 9th stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, S ocial Media for Trainers.

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.

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. But how to write one? 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. 2010). It helps me sort through the thousands of blogs that I don’t have time to read.

NuggetHead Summary of Learning Solutions 2010


Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2010 held in Orlando, FL the week of Mar 24-26 was by far the BEST yet! On the flight home I had a chance to compile notes and had intended on writing a complete review of the week to include the “eLearning Foundations Intensive” 2-day workshop.

Blog Book Tour Recap Week Seven:Continuation

Kapp Notes

Week Seven was not an official week in the blog book tour but we still had a good amount of buzz concerning the book. Gordon Snyder who writes Gordon's Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Blog posted a video from keynote event I did in January in San Francisco about virtual worlds and technology-based learning. On March 13, 2010, Tony and Karl will be presenting at the 2010 Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference.

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. platform coming sometime in Q3 2010.

Blog Book Tour Recap Week Three: hectic

Kapp Notes

Day Eleven: Randy Hinrichs at his 2b3D's blog. Had an entry titled Welcome to 2b3d 3D Learning Blog Time where he talked about the fact that "3D virtual learning is about the experience" and not about the technology. Take a few moments to view the video at A Blog Book Tour, Thinking Outside the Box. Day Thirteen: Tom Haskins at his blog Growing, Changing, Learning, Creating focused his blog entry on the structure of the book.

Writing to Educate and Entertain: What Would Stephen King Do?

Integrated Learnings

When you write content for eLearning, do you think of it as technical communication? Creative writing? I recently read an article called "The Write Brain: How to Educate and Entertain with Learner-Centered Writing" by Kathleen M. Here's how she addresses those opening questions: By blending fictional and technical writing techniques with learning theory, we can craft written materials that both educate and entertain. By Shelley A Gable.

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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Blog Book Tour Recap Week Two: Fabulous!!

Kapp Notes

Week two of the blog book tour was hectic. We also announced the first two winners of the Twitter #lrn3d hashtag award, finally got a badge for tour stops and a number of blogsophere folks commented on the tour on their blogs. If you missed last week's blog book tour recap, here it is. Day Seven Mark Viquesney over at his tour stop Learning in 3D blog Tour - Here at TechSpectives! His questions provoked the two of us to reflect on the writing of Learning in 3D.

The truth about blogging

Learning with e's

Anyone who blogs regularly will have discovered several truths. Many people struggle to maintain a regular blog that is consistently good, or at least meaningful. So be careful what you blog - the affordance of persistency is quite a powerful one, and can work either way.

I’m blog #90 on eLearning Learning

Spark Your Interest

For those of you who scoff at blogging and online learning who think that it represents the dumbing down of learning, I have to say that it actually does the opposite. They blog about tools, surveys, strategies, projects, conferences, and so forth. Electronic Papyrus is the OSU EEEC Faculty blogging about Instructional Communications. Zaid Learn - is a learning practitioner, writing from Malaysia. Pressure is on.

Integrated Learnings Blog now on eLearning Learning

Integrated Learnings

We started the Integrated Learnings: eLearning blog last year with the idea of writing simple, but informative, posts about eLearning design and development. Anything else goes on our other blog, Shared Learning. You'll see our Integrated Learnings: eLearning stream first, but can explore using the Search and Categories in the left margin or the blog roll on the right. The Integrated Learnings: eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment - How a Blog Drives Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

The program, dubbed BaseCamp 2010, addressed 40 participants drawn from the senior and mid-level ranks of the company. We decided to outline our curriculum in a skeletal form using a blog, and then set social interactions in the curriculum context. Blog is the watering hole A learning blog is so much a happening place! The blog has a personal touch, it is easy to follow, its updates are delivered to participant's RSS reader instantaneously.

Swimming against the tide

E-Learning Provocateur

Tags: collaboration netiquette blogging corporate citizenship csr writing corporate social responsibility ettiquette professionalism contrarian

Back in blog seat - it's getting lively out there.

Lars is Learning

It's been a while - 6 months in fact - since I last posted on this blog. I've also published a number of articles in printed journals/magazines and been remiss in posting up here due to the now confusing delay between writing. This is largely due to lots of activity in the day job and a preference for Twitter as a platform for comment and sharing of useful links etc. you can follow me on here).

Blog Post Chosen as Pick of the Week

The Peformance Improvement

Wally Bock picked my blog post, “Don’t Throw Lean Out With Toyota’s Bathwater,” as one of his independent business blog posts of the week. I am honored to have my blog post chosen for recognition. Bock writes: Stephen Gill notes that many writers are taking Toyota's current troubles as "proof" that their success of the last couple of decades was some kind of sham.

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

Your collage might show a book from Amazon, a YouTube video and a page from a blog or web site. You can also use word clouds as the basis for writing a poem, for studying another language and for comparing two pages of information. There are so many cool ways to learn online now.

Web feats 3: Blogging

Learning with e's

I continue my series on the tools I can't do without, and today, I want to talk about blogging, and the platform I use for Learning with 'e's: Blogger. What you are reading now is on a blog hosted by Blogger. In the act of writing, it has been said, we are written.

Writing and the 4C’s of Mobile

Clark Quinn

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m writing a book on mobile learning. My only previous experience was writing Engaging Learning , where the prose practically exploded from my fingers. There’s a consequence, and that is a decreasing frequency of blogging. Further, as neither blogging or the book (directly) pay the bills, I’ve still got to meet my client needs.

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.

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.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The Art Of Writing Great Voice Over Scripts - The eLearning Coach , November 10, 2010Want to improve how you write for the ear? Post from: The eLearning Coach The Art Of Writing Great Voice Over Scripts. Questions I’m no Longer Asking - elearnspace , November 2, 2010I strive to strike a reasonable balance between reading blogs, books, and peer-reviewed articles. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. academic blogs faculty blogs.

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

Good To Great

← Help me write a Wordle User-focused design for gold-standard compliance training → Like Be the first to like this post. 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.

Output management « Change to learn

Challenge to Learn

QMlive: The way software should be › January 31, 2010 Output management I am writing a series of post on my professional foundations both for (e)learning and managing. This is the second blog in that series and it is about ‘output management’, my management foundation. I contacted Filip before writing this blog, he told me that a translation in English will be available in the next few months. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com.

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