Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning. Some Mobile Learning Predictions for 2011 Mobile learning will get its own identity.

Top 50 eLearning Posts For 2011

Upside Learning

So we thought it would be interesting take a journey down our blog for some of the most popular and noteworthy posts of 2011. So without much ado, here are Top 50 eLearning Posts of 2011 from our blog as determined by you, our readers. Want ‘Facebook’ In Your LMS?

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, 2011 will be the year of the deployment. a.k.a.

eLearning Hot Topics from 2011

Integrated Learnings

So, it seems fitting that we’d look back at our 2011 posts and create one for this blog. How do these compare with your own eLearning hot topics from 2011? --1-- The post with the most views in 2011 was Practical Storyboarding – Not Just for Developers. This post makes a case for storyboards as a useful tool for ensuring your eLearning design meets business and learner demands before starting development. Do you develop in PowerPoint?

The College Tour Right of Passage–Done Virtually

Kapp Notes

The first tour they created and launched was a 3D virtual campus tour for The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) utilizing the award-winning Unity development platform for games and interactive 3D. Virtual world developer Designing Digitally, Inc. Facebook: [link].

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ".

20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13

Upside Learning

E-Learning Trends 2011. Learning Tools Directory 2011. Learn what not to do when developing PowerPoint for eLearning. TechKnowledge 2011: Why Learning Professionals Still Have a Lot to Learn. It’s 2011 and mobile devices are flying off the shelves faster than ever before.

ADDIE isn't Dead; it's just more Agile

Integrated Learnings

As a reminder, ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, and Evaluate. A circular ADDIE model meshes well with the rapid Agile development techniques so popular in software development today. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed.

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5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

In 2011, I saw quite a few items that resonated. I know its in the buzz phase, but every day new apps are being developed and launched in the commercial space. XTR3D is developing gesture recognition software for televisions using 2D cameras such as a computer webcam or the one in your smartphone – to extract 3D out of a 2D image. GestureTek develops motion control for tablets, e-readers, smartphones and televisions.

Learning And Social Networks

Upside Learning

When Google Plus started out, it was already ’seeded’ with a large number of individuals who were already working on the concurrent development of the service. Google Plus is making waves among technology savvy social networkers.

Three Reasons Why Corporate Training Departments Could Become.

Dashe & Thomson

A similar trend is taking place in the learning and development industry. As a result, many business leaders no longer rely on the training department for performing, or outsourcing, technical eLearning development. Facebook), eventually find its way into the corporate environment.

Snap! by Lectora Review

Integrated Learnings

Recently Trivantis, makers of the eLearning development program Lectora, announced the release of Snap! Primarily it is a PowerPoint to Flash conversion tool with additional features for eLearning development such as narration recording , quiz assessments , and LMS publishing.

Cases in custom content development: tentative suggestion 2 - never regard a job as finished

Clive on Learning

The development of desktop computer software used to be the same. E-learning development processes have their origins in the days when courses were delivered on videodiscs and CDs, when updates and fixes were to be avoided at all costs. Because videodiscs and CDs are offline media and hard to maintain, it's not surprising that a model similar to that used for film production and desktop software development was applied. Some work has to be right first time.

10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad

mLearning Revolution

I now also have widgets for trending Apps in the Android Market, for all three of my emails accounts, for Google Books, YouTube videos, Facebook updates, Twitter mentions and Browser bookmarks. Notifications include Twitter mentions, Facebook updates, new e-mail, music playing or paused, remaining battery, wifi connections, as well as an option for getting to more Settings, etc.

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Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? We All Did. | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

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Editing Images with PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. Development Tools Images Visual Design PowerPointBy Joseph Suarez.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I Everyone has their own profile like they do on Facebook. Everyone’s familiar with Facebook – people wouldn’t have the same resistance to FB as with a new tool). Product Pitch for Quicklessons [link] collaborative online course creation in the cloud Lots of connection with facebook and Izzui– invite people to courses, share them, people can like them.”an

Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere

Integrated Learnings

This year's 2011 Lectora user conference provided my first opportunity to hear learning futurist Elliot Masie ( of The Masie Center ) speak live; he didn't disappoint. As Masie said, we are at an age of incredible learning development opportunity.

Using a Skills Hierarchy to Organize eLearning Content

Integrated Learnings

If you begin developing your material simply from this list, you may be missing a critical step. I was involved in a team that developed a Skills Hierarchy for a re-design of a large new hire curriculum for call center representatives. By Dean Hawkinson.

Social Networking – A Contrarian View

Upside Learning

Sure, lots of companies want to replicate ‘Facebook’ behind the firewall; safe from prying eyes, but open enough for employees to freely express themselves. Today, I’m going to adopt a contrarian view.

My life…in elearning

Learning Visions

We had our own proprietary development system that allowed us to use VIDEO. I regularly use Facebook and Twitter and now Google +. 20 years ago I was a struggling recent college graduate who had moved to Boston in the middle of a recession.

Custom Lectora Video Controls

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Joseph Suarez. Video can be an engaging enhancement to an eLearning course built with Lectora.

5 Ways to Tell Stories in eLearning

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. We’ve talked about the value of storytelling for conveying tacit knowledge in eLearning and a formula for telling stories. So once we’ve assembled an instructional story, how can we include it within an eLearning lesson? Here are a few ideas to explore. Comic Strip.

Cues that You Need an Image Instead of Text

Integrated Learnings

After drafting a lesson, I've developed the habit of scrolling back through it in search of opportunities to replace text with something more visually appealing (e.g., If you use Articulate for rapid eLearning development, their Engage add-on includes several diagram-oriented interactions. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed.

Profile of a learning architect: Nick Shackleton-Jones

Clive on Learning

This extract shines the spotlight on a real innovator who has successfully broken free from the confines of the traditional training course and, in doing so, challenged out-dated models of learning and development.

ADDIE isn't dead; how can it be?

Integrated Learnings

As a reminder, ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, and Evaluate. Perhaps, out of necessity, we gather what information we have, make a best guess, and go for it a la the Agile development method , but we must still take that step. Develop and Implement. These two phases are likely where a good number of rapid eLearning development projects find themselves confined. To have eLearning, you have to have development and implementation.

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Elearning applications

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year! January 3, 2011 11:31 AM Christoforos Online said.

Emphasizing Noteworthy Content in eLearning

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. I was part of a team last year that worked on a large eLearning course, which consisted of several hours of eLearning lessons that learners completed over a four-week period. Interestingly, we received feedback that learners were taking excessive notes.

Tom Crawford: Design for Mobile The Ups and Downs of the Small Screen #devlearn @vizchef

Learning Visions

My live blogged notes from Tom Crawford, @vizchef, @viznetwork session at DevLearn November 3, 2011 in Las Vegas. However, then you have to develop for iphone, ipod, android, etc…takes a lot of time and money. Develop once and run everywhere.

Social media for trainers – a review

Clive on Learning

This is not a book that spends a lot of time developing a theory of social learning; this is highly practical stuff, and the better for it. As I have been travelling east and west across the UK this week, I’ve been taking a look at Jane Bozarth’s Social Media for Trainers on my Kindle.

Memorable Ways to End an eLearning Course

Integrated Learnings

Development plan. Perhaps the last slide of the eLearning course takes learners to a worksheet that guides them through creating a development plan for applying new knowledge to the job. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable.

Building eLearning Scenarios in Working Sessions with SMEs

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. We know that scenarios benefit performance by immersing learners into workplace situations within training. The storytelling quality of scenarios helps make the lessons learned in training memorable. And there are many ways to incorporate stories and scenarios into eLearning.

Being a Good Coach through eLearning Feedback

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. I have a friend who plans to volunteer as an assistant coach for his son’s soccer team in the fall. He told me about some of the advice he found on the web about coaching, and I realized that much of what he learned can be applied to coaching in eLearning as well.