Learning Styles and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

This post is going to be somewhat different than in the past, specifically a result of the argument of the effectiveness of learning styles and if they even exist. No one mentioned e-learning which was part of the reference, specifically related to retention. Nope, in all the counter-arguments it was focusing on one item, learning styles, which initially was going to make up only a small part of the post. Quality e-learning is interactive and engaging.

Best Learning Technique According to Your Learning Style

Your Training Edge

When you know what type of learning style you have, you can determine the best learning techniques to use. By using the proper techniques, you can improve your chances of remembering things you learn. Read more about the different types of learning styles and techniques to use with each style as well. Kinesthetic Learning Style. If you are a kinesthetic learner, there are some learning techniques that may benefit you.

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Research Discredits Learning Styles “Matching Hypothesis”

Learning Solutions Magazine

Research Discredits Learning Styles “Matching Hypothesis”. pamela-hogle. Wed, 03/13/2019 - 01:00

Millennial Learning Styles

Ed App

Millennials are moving into the workforce as fast as Baby Boomers are leaving, making it essential for us to understand the principal millennial learning styles of our younger generation. We have gathered ways in which variety for millennial learning styles can be incorporated into your employee learning strategy. Encourage self-directed and flexible learning. Flexible learning is instantaneously appealing to millennials as they feel supported and suited.

Learning Styles: To Be or Not to Be?

ReadyTech

In the last few decades, the concept of learning styles—the notion that different people learn information in different ways—has become quite popular. class delivery trends and reports

Employee Training for Each Learning Style

Mindflash

Everyone learns in different ways and we tend to get interested in topics that just make sense to us. In fact, researchers have discovered there are eight distinct learning styles humans develop at a young age and continue to use into adulthood. We’ll take you through each learning style in this article and provide tips for training employees who fall into the various categories DAVE ANDERSON | 5 MIN READ. Remember when you were in school?

How to Leverage Motivation in Your Learning Strategy

Docebo

In the learning sphere, spurring the motivation to engage has to be part of your enterprise learning strategy if you want to see more consistent and better quality results. But what type of motivational tactics should we lean upon in our learning strategy? Something important to note is that the usage of extrinsic motivators in learning strategies works equally for all learners – so no need to customize your programs for individual learners.

Working with Your Audience’s Learning Styles Part 3: Post Event Digital Strategy

Brella

So far we’ve covered how to incorporate learning styles into conference strategy and presentation design. Social Learning Through Social Media. Give your followers a digital learning experience not a slideshow. Lean into Learning Modules. These modules can be designed directly from their PowerPoints and be developed to be distributed through a website or a Learning Management System (LMS).

Cognitive Bias in Learning: An Overview

Dashe & Thomson

Performance Improvement Learning Theory Learning Retention Instructor-Led Training Learning Style Employee Training and PerformanceWhat Are Cognitive Biases? Our brains receive non-stop input from all five senses every moment we are awake. In the face of this enormous amount of daily input, our brains develop subconscious coping mechanisms that we can use to quickly make daily decisions. Cognitive biases result when these coping mechanisms fail.

2019 Turkey Awards

eLearning 24-7

Truly coveted by those in the know, who know, they really shouldn’t be in the e-learning industry. . In 2018, we also had the Worst Awards (after all, way too many best out there), but for 2019, the Turkey Awards combine the two. E-Learning Marketing Words – Stand on your Soapbox and Stop the Madness. Learning System. In fact, in 2019, I did not see one demo from a vendor on Adobe Connect. And premise is totally re-active learning. Welcome.

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Learning Styles and What You Should Consider When Developing Your Elearning Course

Designing Digitally

Whether courses are developed in-house or outsourced, they are only as effective as the trainer facilitating them and the individual learning styles of your employees Corporate training and development is an essential part of any organization. Although these programs are necessary, they are not always as beneficial as they could be if they were developed with a specific goal in mind.

How to do Educational Podcasting in 2019

Gutenberg Technology

Podcasting and education go together like peanut butter and jelly, and educators have been hot on the heels of this auditory learning style ever since it hit the scene back in 2004. But while the positive impact this teaching tool has on learning outcomes is clear, the actual process of creating an educational podcast may seem a daunting task.

How Corporate eLearning Caters to 6 Learning Styles

Adobe Captivate

Corporate eLearning is swiftly growing as more and more organizations transition from traditional classroom training to corporate eLearning for their employee learning and development needs. A lot of things actually, if we get down to it, but most of all it is eLearning’s versatility, adaptability as well as its ability to cater to all known learning styles that make it the learning methodology of choice, not just for corporate training, but academic training as well.

Importance of Adults Learning Theory for Corporates – Blooms Taxonomy

Swift eLearning Services

What is adult learning and why it matters in corporate training? Will adults learn in the same way as the children learn? Where can we apply the adults learning theory? What is bloom’s taxonomy and why it came into existence in adult learning?

MagicBoxTM is Exhibiting at ISTE 2019

MagicBox

Event : International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2019. Date: June 23-26, 2019. The 2019 annual ISTE Conference & Expo is being held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, from June 23 to 26. Sessions will be conducted in various formats, ranging from lectures to hands-on learning modules and even BYODs (Bring-Your-Own-Devices). Representing MagicBox at the ISTE 2019 will be two of our most experienced team members.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 30, 2019

Mike Taylor

Learned we may be with another man’s learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.” ? The Power of Retrieval Practice For Learning. The Power of Retrieval Practice For Learning. Adapt Drip Marketing for Right Content, Right Time Learning. Tune in to this myth-busting Training Journal podcast that explores learning styles, MBTI and others. Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany. Friday5 learning

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | December 27, 2019

Mike Taylor

How to take an evidence-informed approach to learning design: Driving impact informed by science. As learning professionals, we have a responsibility to truly support learners to do their jobs better and to enable them to be ready for the future. Conferences & Learning Events.

The Complete Learning Technologist Certificate – Coming to Orlando in February!

Adobe Captivate

I’ve wanted to put together a learning technologist certification for a long, long time. And they’re making it happen at Training 2019 ! Learning geeks will unite in Orlando for our three-day learning technology program February 22-24, 2019. Day 1: Creation and Authoring Learning Tools , presented by Jeff Batt. The Complete Learning Technologist Certificate Program. How to learn any new authoring tool.

5 Benefits of Online Training

Your Training Edge

Self-paced learning. Among the pros of online education is that you get to learn at your pace. Self-paced learning provides an individual with an opportunity to choose the study methods that best work for them. Learning from a classroom requires every student to keep up with the pace of the other learners since the educator has a syllabus to cover. As well, in the case where you are not in the mood for learning, you can always choose a later date.

5 eLearning Technologies in 2019 for Professionals

Enyota Learning

In 2019, several technological trends could play a major role in eLearning. Here are 5 technologies eLearning professionals need to keep an eye on in 2019: Cloud. The eLearning industry has for long offered a very centralized approach to providing learning content, where learners had to log in to a particular system to undergo any kind of training. In 2019, the Cloud is likely to be a trending technology for the industry. But in 2019, VR could change all that.

Why Your Organization Needs eLearning Platforms Now

KnowledgeCity

Plus, if your company is one of the many organizations’ that doesn’t mandate any learning and development after onboarding, you could find yourself in the difficult position of having multiple employees with questions they can’t answer. With the use of online training, your team can shave a lot of time off their learning, while still getting all the instruction they need. Today, 77 percent of U.S. companies give their employees access to online training programs.

Quality massive open online courses MOOCs learning technology

Gyrus

Gyrusaim's massive open online courses MOOCs allow the student to react and practice before the next lecture who have a unique learning style can experience it

How a Training Management System Fosters Consistent Learning Outcomes

Absorb LMS

Learning is the top leadership challenge, according to Deloitte’s “ 2019 Global Human Capital Trends ” study. However, delivering consistent results across a diverse workforce of employee backgrounds, cultures and learning styles is a key L&D leadership challenge. There are many different learning styles, and consistency is about getting the same message across for all learners.

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[Free Webinar #2!] Convert Classroom Training to Blended Learning Using Your Creativity and Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

If you just can’t get enough of blended learning, come to my keynote session at ATD’s New England Area Conference on March 29. Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology. Blended learning is a common buzz phrase in L&D, and it’s one that deserves attention. You may mix and match many delivery formats in order to create a learning environment that is engaging and cost-effective.

The Health Benefits of Continued Learning

KnowledgeCity

Research findings through the past decade indicate a variety of long-term health benefits of brain stimulation through continuous learning. Regardless of age or status, the process of continued learning offers numerous health benefits for those willing to pursue it. Continued Learning Raises Self-confidence. With this increased knowledge, the thirst to learn more abounds, as does the desire to share these skills and wisdom with others.

Drink your own champagne?

Clark Quinn

And that could be for some bad things as well as good (thinking: learning styles vendors). I was talking with a vendor of a robust suite of tools. In the course of it, in my usual teasing way, I asked a question. And, while I wasn’t surprised at the answer, I was ‘concerned’ And so should you be. So I’m going to suggest you start asking of your vendors “Do you drink your own champagne?”

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | June 14, 2019

Mike Taylor

In the meantime, here are some learning, design, and technology gems for you. From Traditional Training to Modern Workplace Learning: A Framework. Jane Hart ( @c4lpt ) has shared a framework that includes activities for moving towards modern workplace learning that rightfully includes individual discovery, social learning and other important elements. From Traditional Training to Modern Workplace Learning: A Framework. Dual Coding & Learning Styles.

Are Learning Experience Platforms the Next LMS?

LearnDash

I’ve recently seen a new term crop up in e-learning blogs, and it deserves some clarification. That term is “Learning Experience Platform,” or LXP. According to some of the blogs I’ve read, the LXP is the next generation of the LMS: more powerful, more flexible, and generally better across almost every e-learning context. Versatile micro learning program options. Case in point: micro learning. Mobile-optimized courses and learning apps.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “From Practice Fields to Communities of Practice”

Adobe Captivate

There have been radical shifts in thinking in recent years that have resulted in the study of social and cultural factors that influence learning. Situative perspectives typically consider the practice of and learning of a subject to be closely related processes, rather than two independent focuses. The text explores how to create a more supportive learning environment for students and what it means to learn as a member of a social group or community.

Staff Education Challenges for Global Business

Your Training Edge

The age of Artificial Intelligence has arrived and while most of the businesses are focused on how it will affect their operations like R&D and manufacturing, only a few are wondering about the other crucial business areas such as learning & development (L&D). James Paine has pointed out that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no more reserved to science fiction and is projected to be even bigger in 2019 [1]. The AI Learning Solutions. Learning Styles.

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5 Essentials to Know about Digital badging – From its origins

Your Training Edge

Though he is naturally developing relevant skills and interest through informal learning modes – learned to storyboard, making short films with friends, attended digital media workshops, mentored kids younger to him – he has nothing to show for his achievements, but for some trophies.

Learning & Development: How To Do It Right (2020 Update)

Docebo

With high stakes riding on the success of our training and development strategies, it’s time for us to unpack the importance of polished learning programs and, even more crucially, better understand how our training programs have failed in the past. By reflecting on Learning and Development (L&D) as a whole and the strategies we know don’t work, we can rewrite our approach to talent management. What is Learning and Development? Why Is Learning and Development Important?

Clear about the concept

Clark Quinn

It got interesting when the speaker decided to link CBE to Universal Design for Learning (UDL). For learning. To start, the argument was, you should make the rationale for the learning in multiple ways. There was a brief mention of something like ‘learning styles’, but while now wary, I was ready to let it go. And here the slide explicitly said ‘learning styles’ and used VARK. design meta-learning

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | June 7, 2019

Mike Taylor

“Dialogue is the most powerful learning technology on earth.” Here are a few exciting things from the learning, design and technology world this week. WHY DO “LEARNING STYLES” THEORIES PERSIST? Andew Watson ( @andrewwatsonttb ) highlights that one possible reason for the persistence of the debunked idea of learning styles is still around is possibly because professional schools teach it. (Or, Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany.

#Learning2019 Day 2. About performance support and the future of learning…

Challenge to Learn

The second day of Learning 2019. She showed us how they got started and what they have learned along the way. They created based on the main processes in the hospital, a performance support environment using the five moments of learning need. It also became apparent to me that maintaining the content is at least as big of a problem as it is with learning. Bob and Con's session at Learning 2019 (click to enlarge).

Top E-learning Authoring Tools to Create Interactive Training Courses – Rapid E-Learning for Effective Training

G-Cube

With evolving learning needs, it is crucial to repurpose the training content and update learners with the latest information. Organizations use rapid authoring tools as per the custom learning styles, training platforms, training standards, and workflows. There is a myriad of benefits of rapid e learning tools for content development. Authoring tools help to design and update information as per the personalized learning needs of all. ?

Learning Thursday #4: Is Constructivism an Effective Approach to Instructional Design?

Adobe Captivate

Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points. Check out the last Learning Thursday here. Last October, I posted a list of articles related to constructivism and the effective use of technology, games and gamification within the learning environment. Many learning professionals incorporate constructivism into their instructional design approach.