How To Create Custom Lesson Layouts for Your LearnDash Courses


Simply put, if you want to create a professional layout for your lessons, then Visual Composer is the way to go. When you install and activate Visual Composer, you will first need to go to SETTINGS > VISUAL COMPOSER.

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Top 3 Collaboration Activities for your eLearning Course


In this article, we’ll share the top three forms of collaboration activities for your eLearning course that have proven to enhance eLearning experiences. Effective Collaboration Activities: Types and Ideas. 3 Top And Proven Collaboration Activities.

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Interactive Reinforcement vs Active Learning

Ed App

In Ed lessons, interactive questions can come in two forms - Interactive Reinforcement and Active Learning (Note - we're not counting tests as lessons in this article, as these focus more on checking learners' knowledge than teaching them new concepts).

L&D lessons from learning games research

Sponge UK

Hays set out to find evidence of the effectiveness of learning games by analysing articles on the practice. In 2005 he looked at 105 articles on learning games on behalf of the Naval Air Warfare Center Trainings Systems Division.

Learning Objectives Vs Learning Activities: What’s The Difference?

Adobe Captivate

Learning objectives and learning activities are two crucial pieces of ammunition in the eLearning provider’s arsenal. They have a role in making lessons engaging and fruitful. Emploring The Learning Objectives Vs Learning Activities Dichotomy . “A

Donald Kirkpatrick’s four levels of training: Lessons from a Legend

Origin Learning

Kirkpatrick , Professor Emeritus, University Of Wisconsin first gave his ideas for a series of articles to be published in the Journal of American Society of Training Directors in the year 1959, hardly had anyone anticipated that this was to be the stuff of legend. When Donald L.

6 Unconventional Social Learning Activities To Consider For Your Corporate eLearning Course


Employees learn best when they can apply their lessons in contextual scenarios. Here are 6 social learning activities to consider for your corporate eLearning course: 1. Be sure to pick willing, pro-active mentors, so that the partnership is productive.

Games lessons

Clive on Learning

This week's Economist carried an interesting article about the use of video games at school. And it will have shown that in education, as in other fields of activity, it is not enough just to apply new technologies to existing processes — for maximum effect you have to apply them in new and imaginative ways."

How to Stop Worrying About a Jobless Future? An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy


This article has been originally published in Bdaily Business News. Here are some extracts of the article: “We all know that Artificial Intelligence and automation are coming at us at breakneck speed. ” You can read the article in its complete and original form here!

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Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012

Jay Cross

Flip this lesson! Reimagined Learning: Activities elaborated CLARK QUINN | MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2012. GEORGE SIEMENS. APRIL 19, 2012. Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system.

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The Year in Learning—89 Hand-Picked L&D-Related Articles from 2017

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field. Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

And in that article, we promised to follow up with a second article that focuses on the classic book Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud. This, my friend, is that second article. Because that’s the whole point of this article.

Discover the Secrets that Make the Story-Based Lesson Tick

Vignettes Learning

According to Bridget Murray in her article "What Makes Mental Time Travel Possible?," "Memory allows us to mentally travel backward in time as well as into the future. From the start to the end of the lesson, this has to be the tie and glue that leads the learners to engagement.

eCombat: Lessons from the Interactive Battlefields of Afghanistan

Vignettes Learning

Spencer Ackerman features Vanguard of Valor, an interactive teaching tool built to instruct the mid-career officers who pass through the Army’s Combined Arms Center, about the lessons accumulated from years of hard-fought war in Afghanistan. Our Belief.

There’s a Lesson Learned in a Fire Chief’s Incendiary Posts

CLO Magazine

First, Plaintiff’s Facebook activity interfered with and impaired Department operations and discipline as well as working relationships within the Department. Second, Plaintiff’s Facebook activity significantly conflicted with Plaintiff’s responsibilities as a battalion chief.

Lessons in Social Learning: What Happens in the Classroom Stays in the Classroom


There are several lessons that I take away from this case study that I think are useful as we think through what social learning could mean in our organizations. This is an important lesson that we need to learn.

2018: This Year in Learning– 109 Curated L&D Articles from 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field.Did you have a favorite L&D post from 2017? Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect.

6 Brilliant Leadership Lessons from World Champion Steve Kerr


He was an active participant in practices, game plans, and strategy to help his team be prepared as best as possible when they stepped on the floor without him. One offseason he went to see Pete Carroll the Seattle Seahawks head coach and Carroll taught him an important lesson: “Your leadership approach has to reflect your identity.” ” This article originally appeared on There are leaders, then there are great leaders.

The gradebook module


When combining the activities we can use different weights for different activities. The gradebook module uses a formula to convert scores for activities to an aggregated lesson score at a range from 1 and 100 - and subsequently to a grade (e.g,

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses. The research series is a regularly recurring activity in the community in which a specific research of one of the members is being topic of discourse for a single week.

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CrossKnowledge and Motorola Solutions: Connected Learning Made Easy

Learning Wire

Competencies are taught in bite-sized lessons, so that both beginners and more experienced managers can stay engaged from start to finish. Today, People First has over 2,500 active users and 4 out of 5 learners found the course to be a worthwhile investment of their time.

3 Myths That Prevent You from Learning


” This nocturnal activity is essential for the encoding and consolidation of information, two processes necessary for learning (see Neurosciences: Learning in 4 steps ). Related articles: Neuroscience: learning in 4 steps. Articles Catherine Meilleur

Do humour and learning mix well?


Learning requires effort, and this is a serious activity. ” In his article Humour and Communication. Articles Catherine MeilleurOn top of this, the figure of the teacher, who carries a certain authority, has always called for respect.

The Art of Taking Notes


Good note-taking starts with being prepared, whether by doing your preliminary reading, checking the lesson plan or familiarizing yourself with the jargon of the subject matter. As we saw in the article Note-taking: Keyboard or Pen? Related articles: Note-taking: Keyboard or Pen?


Shape the future with Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

At the Campaign for Learning we coordinate the week and offer lots of resources and ideas for learning & development colleagues looking to run creative, innovative and inclusive activities. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation.

Top 3 Reasons Your Salespeople Need Ongoing, Online Training


Contrary to the scenario above where Sales Bootcamp is an annual activity "outside of work," today's salespeople need learning in the flow of work (most likely integrated into the CRM environment). Picture this scenario.

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eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In my last two articles on eLearning, I focused on understanding the needs for your LMS and the assessment of the project for your organization through a feasibility analysis , which I recommend as your first two steps of your online course platform evaluation.

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] Does a sense of community matter in online training?


While we looked at the first three in a previous article , we will explore here the latter. To be more precise, it must “stimulate the learners’ intellectual curiosity, engage them in productive instructional activities, and directly influence their learning.”. A lesson plan ++.

Training to align with the new world of Retail


Incorporate learning into the day-to-day flow of business by providing it across different devices and keeping lessons short and concise. ArticlesRetail organizations face the unique challenge of training sales associates on an often ever-changing catalog of products.

Highlights of CrossKnowledge’s NEXT 2019 Conference – Connecting People for Skills Acquisition

Learning Wire

The day was packed with activities and brought together experts, PhDs, learning engineers, high impact training path designers and valued clients. In addition, organizations such as Novo Nordisk, Telefonica Brazil and Motorola had the opportunity to present their own stories and lessons learned. Article Learning TrendsOn October 3 2019, CrossKnowledge held its annual Client Conference in Paris at the Eiffel Tower Novotel Convention Center: NEXT 2019.

Training Gen Z: What Your Youngest Employees Expect From the Workplace


11, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Great Recession, and have experienced active shooter drills in their schools. Once again, it's time to start worrying about a new generation coming into the workforce. . In fact, the worrying has already begun.

How Well Do We Learn From Experiential Or Inquiry Learning Approaches?

Patti Shank

People are supplied with content and activities that help them build needed background knowledge. Training people to identify hazardous materials in the workplace, for example, would likely have lessons, labs, and tests in a direct approach.

How To Create a Course Using a Blog


If you have a blog, then you know how much work is required to continually write useful articles. One reason people become demoralized with blogs is because they feel that the initial value of their articles is lost shortly after it is released. Now it’s time to create lessons.

How to Create a Better Blended Learning Experience on Mobile


They use online courses to deliver content, while saving group projects and activities for class. Or they find ways to incorporate the online learning program into classroom activities. Mobile lessons are also ideal for delivering short bursts of content throughout the day.

Are You Taking Advantage of Learner-Generated Content?


Instead, it’s to look for ways of turning what is often a passive role into an active one. Where before learners simply had to read your course lessons and watch videos, content generation puts them in a creative position. Depending on the number of learners, lessons, and topics with in a lesson, you could divide the responsibility any number of ways. By the time they finish their course, they will have a series of articles written chronicling their progress.