Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

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As Scott McCormick stated in his recent presentation at mLearnCon 2013, 10 Essentials for Successful Mobile Learning Implementation , re-imagination is the first and the most important aspect to consider. We can also add layers of interactivity that allow for quick search and exploration or we can integrate social interactions. Mayra Aixa Villar. I had the opportunity to interview Mayra Aixa Villar , instructional designer and thought leader in the mobile learning space.

This Week on #TalkTech: Mobile Friendly Sites, Game Based Learning Checklist and Design Tips from LucasArts

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We’re shaking things up in 2013 here at #TalkTech! Social Learning game-based learning Mobile Learning talktech#TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats. We publish all the topics a few hours before the chat so you can show up at 3 pm EST / 12 pm PST on Thursdays ready to discuss. We discuss three topics a week and the chat lasts around 30 minutes. Every couple of weeks, a guest curator will be picking our topics and leading the discussion.

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ITA Predictions 2013

Clark Quinn

Many traditional-thinking organisations will waste a lot of time and energy trying to track social interventions in the hope that they can control and manage “social learning”. Whilst those organisations who appreciate that social learning is a natural and continuous part of working, will acknowledge that the most appropriate approach they can take is simply to support it in the workplace – both technologically and in terms of modelling new collaborative behaviours.

2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

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The white paper focused on 7 trends we expect to see grow in 2013 and beyond. Based on what we’ve seen through industry conferences (ASTD ICE 2013, Training 2013 anyone?), Revisiting Sharon’s 2013 Learning Trends. in 2013, so most LMS’s are not yet compatible. Nearpod has primarily been marketed to the K-12 sector, but we have hosted Nearpod training sessions for our corporate clients in 2013. “Social learning” is tough.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents gomolearning.com @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Best reads from November 2013

Jane Hart

These are the links to articles and posts I shared in my tweets during November 2013, listed in reverse chronological order. eLearning: From the enclosure to the global learning commons, David Price, elearn Magazine, November 2013 MUST [.]. Social learning If you haven’t got time to read them all, then take a look at the 12 I’ve highlighted.

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Top 7 Custom eLearning Articles on our Blog in 2013

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Agile learning design , Experience (Tin Can API) , social learning , and increasing the interactivity of eLearning were all hot topics at the major eLearning conferences this year. That’s because we started a second blog in 2013 on TheKnowledgeGuru.com , solely dedicated to using games for learning. This article has been widely shared as a case study for using social learning in an organization.

Growing Use of Social Media in Education

LearnDash

Social media is often seen merely as a way to pass the time or stay connected to friends and family. Each year, Pearson Learning Solutions puts out the results of an annual survey of social media use in education. Across the board, educators are using social media more in 2013 than they did in 2012. Comparing 2012 to 2013, the results of the survey indicate that the use of social media has increased 21.3%. online learning social learning

2013: The Year to Step into eLearning

B Online Learning

At first eLearning can seem rather intimidating, especially when people are talking about LMSs, MOOCS, mobile learning, social learning and authoring tools. The world of eLearning is vast and it is growing by the day. There are plenty of training professionals who would like to venture into eLearning but hardly know where to begin. What [.]. Articulate

Social First!

Clark Quinn

And as an extreme version of this, let me start by saying we need to start thinking ‘social’ first. When we’re facing a performance problem in the organization, our first resort should be to ask: “would a social solution solve this”? Social solutions basically suggest that we either tap into user-generated solutions, or reach out to people on the fly. The important outcomes are going to come from the social network, not from L&D.

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Make the Most of ASAE Annual 2013 Conference: An Interview with Jay Daughtry of Chatterbachs

Association eLearning

Jay is an association enthusiast and social media strategist that brings connections, innovation, and engagement to the Association world. Sarah Lugo: What is your networking secret weapon for ASAE Annual 2013? Okay, seriously, I don’t know how much of a “secret” it is, but it’s social media. social media can be. Social media is the way to extend the conversation before, during, and after a conference. Social media channels should be for listening and engaging.

Learning and Performance Improvement in 2013

The Performance Improvement Blog

The Internet Time Alliance principals have made predictions for 2013. This group of thought-leaders seems to envision a world that is making strides away from classroom-based, formal learning and towards informal, social, mobile learning. My prediction is that 2013 will be a time of sorting out instructional delivery methods, with mobile devices taking center stage. I’m afraid that 2013 is not going to be a year of substantive change in our organizations.

My tweeted links from October 2013

Jane Hart

These are the links to resources I tweeted in October 2013 – in reverse chronological order. Dear C-Suite, we don’t do training, Dan Pontefract, CLO Magazine, 31 October 2013 MUST READ Old dog, new tricks, Harold Jarche, [.]. Social learning If you haven’t got time to read them all, then take a look at the 12 I’ve highlighted.

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My bookmarks from September 2013

Jane Hart

With all the activity around my Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013, I am going to do something different in terms of my monthly review of my bookmarked/tweeted links – I’m just going to share ALL of them. Social learning Enjoy! The Dysfunctionally Connected Workplace Problem–And How To Fix It, Ken Blanchard and Scott Blanchard, FastCompany, 30 [.].

Jane’s Top 10 Tools for Learning 2013

Jane Hart

As we move into the last few weeks of voting in the 7th Annual Survey of Learning Tools, which will result in the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013, I thought I’d follow in Harold Jarche’s footsteps and list my own top 10 tools. Social learning

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How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

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Vendors talk about social learning like its something revolutionary, but I’m here to tell you its not. Social media tools are just another platform we use to learn from each-other and find information serendipitously. We’ve found our own niche in the social media solar system… and it takes our team 30ish minutes a week to fully participate. Whether in our working lives or personal lives, opening up on social media is not everyone’s idea of a good time.

10 not-to-be missed resources from March 2013

Jane Hart

Although I tweet links to interesting resources as I find them, I collate them in my 2013 Reading List at the end of each month, and pick out the ones that I find particularly useful, valuable or impactful.â?¦ Social learning¦ [.].

Social Learning Handbook 2014

Jane Hart

It’s now 3 years since I published the Social Learning Handbook – and a lot has changed, so I am now working on a new version. Social Learning Handbook 2014: The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration Social learning has become a hot topic in the learning [.]. Social learning

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. Public social networks. social networks. Social Media dashboards. challenge Social learning1 – In response to a number of requests I’m now collating the blogs of those who are taking part as an update on the introductory blog post - so that the posts can be shared more widely.

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If Only I Could Live Tweet Faster: My ASAE 2013 Session Standouts

Association eLearning

In the comments, let me know your favorite quotes or tweets from ASAE Annual Conference & Expo 2013! This was my first year at ASAE Annual but it certainly won’t be my last. I got to meet and make so many association friends as well as gain a lot of valuable information. I recall overhearing one association professional talk about how ASAE Annual is like going to church or temple – you already know what you need to be doing but conference is a nice reminder.

10 resources I enjoyed in February 2013

Jane Hart

Although I tweet links to interesting resources as I find them, and collate them in my 2013 Reading List , the important thing for me about curation is also taking some time to analyse what I’ve found to try and make sense of it all, and consider how it adds to my own thinking and practice. So here is my selection from February 2013. Here are a couple of snippets from two others I found useful reading: Working from home , Nigel Paine, 27 February 2013. Social learning

4 Social Learning Facts You Should Know

LearnDash

Social media giants like FaceBook and the like demonstrate the possibilities that we have available to us when it comes to social learning despite being remote. The concept of social learning isn’t necessarily new, but the technology that we have available now does make certain aspects of proprietary. To help you get a bit more acquainted with social learning in 2013, see some of the facts below, as originally mentioned by aragonresearch.com: 1.

Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Back again to bring this first in a series of rankings for the top ten learning management systems for 2013. That said, just as a reminder: Here is how these new rankings will work throughout 2013: Debut this month, update in July, final top 25 in Dec. Still listed as a social learning management system, they have made some new strides that really work for me. Social learning. Social learning. Hello from sunny Los Angeles.

10 resources that I found valuable in January 2013

Jane Hart

So here is my selection from January 2013. 1 - The dark side of the connected enterprise , Forbes, 9 January 2013. It’s partly a creature of collaborative technologies, such as email, instant messages, Web-based conferencing, internal social networks and so on. 3 - Perpetual connectivity will change how we experience the world , Forrester, 8 January 2013. ” 4 - Productivity revolutions and the most misunderstood man in history – Esko Kilpi, 13 January 2013.

Less Formal Training; More Informal Social Learning

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Given that the average employee only spends 31 hours PER YEAR in formal training, staying current requires employees to develop skills in social learning tools and strategies. Social learning has been touted by a brave few for a long time – Jane Bozarth and Jay Cross are two big names who’ve been beating the social learning and informal learning drum for the past few years. Storify lets you create stories from a variety of social media resources.

2 Essential Characteristics of an LMS in 2013

LearnDash

learning management system MOOCs social learning This is a big year in the realm of elearning, especially with the rapid growth of MOOCs and new technology hitting the scene. As such, we can reasonably expect some shifts in the learning space paradigm across many areas. One of the biggest driving forces behind this eventual shift is the formal introduction of TinCan API. After a few years of planning and development, this new learning standard is set to reach version 1.0 this month.

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Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

A product that has constantly appeared throughout 2013. Another wonderful authoring tool that adds the “social learning” component to it. BONUS - If you are not going to be attending DevLearn , then you will be unaware of the top 10 authoring tools for 2013, which is part of my presentation – along with the latest trends and 2014 forecasts. Articulate Studio 2013 was not considered because it just came out. .

SXSW 2013 – Favorite Presentations, Moments, and Cultural Observations

Dashe & Thomson

The post SXSW 2013 – Favorite Presentations, Moments, and Cultural Observations appeared first on Social Learning Blog. This past month several staff from Dashe attended South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas; so (belatedly – sorry!) we thought we’d share some of our favorite moments from the conference. Note: Editorial comments are mine; the rest are the words of my illustrious colleagues. Claire: The Designated Driver Editorial [.]

How to Blend Education and Social Technologies

LearnDash

One thing is certain, social networks are here and will not be going anywhere anytime soon. Not a day goes by that we don’t hear a company beg us to “like” them on Facebook, and now educational institutions are very much jumping on board the social train – and with good reason! With such high involvement in online social systems, it’s no wonder that the education industry is beginning to leverage the same networks. blended learning social learning

Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Jane Hart

Many traditional-thinking organisations will waste a lot of time and energy trying to track social interventions in the hope that they can control and manage “social learning”. Whilst those organisations who appreciate that social learning is a natural and continuous part of working, will acknowledge that the most appropriate approach they can take is simply to support it in the workplace – both technologically and in terms of modelling new collaborative behaviours.

Social Media Revolution 2013: the video

Jane Hart

I’ve just noticed that Erik Qualman updated his video on the Social Media Revolution in November 2012. This one is number 4 in the series – for 2013. YouTube

Screenchamp Awards 2013 – UPDATE

TechSmith Camtasia

We received 239 submissions for this year’s 2013 Screenchamp Awards. 2013 Screenchamp Awards Screening Team. Daniel Foster, Social Media Strategist. The post Screenchamp Awards 2013 – UPDATE appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Wow—what an incredible turnout! That’s a 160% increase over last year! We have begun the difficult (yet fun!) process of reviewing all your amazing entries. Photo Credit: mikecogh via Compfight cc.

Voting closes shortly for Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013. Have you had your say yet?

Jane Hart

The list was also cited in KPCB’s 2013 Internet Trends presentation (viewed over 2.3 Social learning The annual Top 100 Tools for Learning list has become very popular. The 2011 list has now been viewed over 880,000 times (on Slideshare), and the 2012 list over 550,000 times (on Slideshare). million times) The Top 100 Tools for Learning [.].

Great blog posts from August: the power of “social”

Jane Hart

At the end of the month I review them as I add them to my 2013 Reading List and pick out my favourites. So here are those I particularly enjoyed in August 2013, with a quote from each one to show you why [.]. Social learning Every day I tweet links to resources I have found of interest.

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How did you get on with the Top 10 Tools Challenge 2013?

Jane Hart

Social learning In January I set a challenge. Make a resolution to find out how to use 10 new tools this year (say one a month) and how they might help with your personal productivity, professional learning or development, or for use in education or training, or in the enterprise for performance support or workforce collaboration. Write [.].

Training & Social Media: Fitting Into the Modern Marketing Mix

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

billion users in March of 2013. Potential customers can and are researching and learning about products and services online and within their ever-growing trusted social network. Social media is paving the way for scaling one-to-one interactions. They conduct free trials and compare and contrast their alternatives among their trusted social media networks before engaging with a particular selling company. Social Media training by Rosie Hausler.

10 tips for managing your time on social networks

Jane Hart

I spend a lot of time connecting with colleagues and contacts in my professional network in social networks. Social learning As I have explained in a previous post this is an essential way for me to keep up to date with what’s happening in the learning world. I also mentioned how over the years I’ve developed a [.].