A digital learning strategy provides criteria and rationale for adopting new technologies

CLO Magazine

Typically, it’s a story of haphazard adoption, periodic bursts of innovation and lack of a clear digital learning strategy. As Figure 1 indicates, the number of technologies learning functions use has been rising steadily over the past few years.

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Is Asynchronous E-learning Better or Worse than a Traditional Classroom?

Beyond Campus Innovations

Is Asynchronous E-learning Better or Worse than a Traditional Classroom? A lot has changed since technology took center-stage in our daily lives, and one of the biggest benefactors has been education. In this article, we examine the pros and cons of brick-and-mortar education as compared to the modern, asynchronous, online classroom seen in e-learning. What is Asynchronous Education? An asynchronous education is one that puts the student in the driver seat.

The Building Blocks of Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

So, you’ve decided to start using technology-enabled learning in your corporate training program. Well, just like there is not a one-size-fits-all solution to all of today’s training challenges, there also isn’t just a single way to “do” technology-enabled learning.

How will adopting an adaptive learning strategy help your business

eFront

However, with today’s technological innovations, adaptive learning has become more of a reality than a mere aspiration. Thanks to adaptive training technologies, corporate learners can now learn on-demand, whenever they have the time to do so.

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What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning , from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools. This step also requires planning more than technology.

The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

It seems the younger members of the workforce prefer synchronous (real-time) collaboration tools over asynchronous tools. Fueling the rapid increase in adoption of mobile/cell phones is the advent of more powerful telecommunication networks.

The Basics of Blended Learning

Your Training Edge

Even though a lot of us don’t have high tech classrooms, the fast evolving education and training landscape increasingly demands us to integrate technology to customize learning experience. So determine one piece of technology that can complement your program, and begin with that.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods.”

New MOOC Research: What the Findings Mean for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Here we’ll review some of the new research that has come out of MOOCs and other technology-enabled learning environments and explore what the findings mean for corporate training. Pedagogy is more important than technology.

Blended Learning: Different combinations that work

G-Cube

Blending Self-paced and Live/Collaborative learning: Technology-aided learning has created avenues for self-paced or asynchronous learning. Modern technology has also made it possible to deliver live trainings to multiple locations and learners.

Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

Digital literacy implies the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to apply new technology and media for creating and sharing meaningful information. Virtual interaction: Design factors affecting students’ satisfaction and perceived learning in asynchronous online courses.

The 10 essential features of an ideal online learning delivery platform

Your Training Edge

Enables Asynchronous (self-paced) Courses – One of the vital features for improving engagement and knowledge retention is asynchronous learning — the ability to learn and complete coursework at one’s own pace. The world of eLearning has flourished in the last decade.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Where we are today: Primary forms of social learning technologies used in corporations today appear to be e-mail, live online learning (Web conferencing), threaded discussion, and collaborative content development. Organizations are just beginning to use social media technologies and few are using the social learning technologies available in their LMSs. Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods.”

Here comes the SAMR

Learning with e's

In previous posts I articulated some thoughts on how technology can (and should) be integrated into education. In an initial post I argued that technology use is not the same as technology integration. education embedded technology integration learning SAMR Technology

New to Twitter? 5 Tips for Learning Professionals

Bottom-Line Performance

The early adopters of social media can be intimidating: they have thousands of followers and subscribers and seem to be posting constantly. emerging trends and technologies Social Learning Social Media elearning Training twitter

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag. It directly affects learning technology buyers and sellers.

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LearnX Platinum and Gold Awards for DynaMind eLearning!

The eLearning Nomad

Best New Technology Implementation – eLearning Adopter. Together with one of our clients, World Vision Australia, DynaMind eLearning received the Platinum Award for Best New Technology Implementation (eLearning Adopter) and a Gold Award for Best Online eLearning Model in the 2014 LearnX Asia Pacific Awards. eWorkshops are asynchronous facilitated learning events with lots of team work. Best eLearning Model – Online.

Moving from Teacher to Facilitator | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Even with the help of the newest technology tools to communicate and educate including social media, wikis, and Google, we still need to transform our ILT classrooms and training sessions into integrated blended learning environments.

4 Fabulous Ways to Use Storyline for Employee Onboarding Training Development

CommLab India

To provide onboarding training to new employees in minimum time, more companies are adopting the online mode because of the following advantages it offers: Helps make the process more well-defined and standardize the material. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline

The Spymaster Game on Twitter

Upside Learning

Try Spymaster, we’ll be seeing more and more of these asynchronous network based games. Related posts: Project Natal Upside Board Game Exercise - Download the Winning Game Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How.

Distributed digital identity

Learning with e's

Each of us will have the capability to inhabit as many virtual worlds and adopt as many personas as we wish, and yet we each remain one person. avatar digital identity education learning metaverse quantified self substrate autonomous person Technology The future transhumanism

Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

Your Training Edge

The supporter of blended training argue that by integrating the asynchronous internet communication technologies into simultaneous collaborative and independent learning experience is facilitated, and this aids massively to learners satisfaction and success in those courses [3].

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Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

Your Training Edge

The supporter of blended training argue that by integrating the asynchronous internet communication technologies into simultaneous collaborative and independent learning experience is facilitated, and this aids massively to learners satisfaction and success in those courses [3].

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Understanding Learning Approaches to define Learning Strategies: the Key to create impactful Corporate Learning

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However, there are some identified approaches to learning that most corporate learners tend to adopt – stemming out of their learning environment , preferred way of learning as well as the ways that they approach other technologies. How do Learners behave within a learning environment?

The Hottest eLearning Buzzwords for 2018 – Part 02: Countdown From 10 to 6

Adobe Captivate

In the first post, we looked at four honorable mention buzzwords that did not make the final list: Honorable Mention: Wearable Technologies. Asynchronous Learning. Asynchronous Learning meets this need by allowing learners to take courses at a time and place that is convenient for them.

Who we are

Learning with e's

This is very much aligned to Erving Goffman''s drama model in which he suggested that we adopt front stage and back stage roles depending on where we find ourselves located across the formal-informal spectrum of our daily activities. Who are you? How do you let other people know who you are?

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips

Upside Learning

The technology may make it possible to deliver dense content, but in practice the situations and devices with which the content is accessed isn’t amenable to such content density. If you are considering mobile learning, this is one application of the technology you definitely want to consider.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

While designing the module, we adopted a variety of strategies to provide adequate relief to the learners – including extensive use of graphics, audio and multimedia. Utilizing multiple ways: With advancement in technology, there are now numerous ways that you can reach out to your learners.

10 Ways ELearning Maximizes ROI

Origin Learning

In an aggressively competitive and maturing market with rapid shifts in technology, organizations are required to be on their toes all the time. E-learning saves time simply because it is asynchronous in nature, while being just as effective as traditional training.

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Gamification in business is a guaranteed way to boost engagement

Paradiso

Despite the technology involved and the advances made over the past few years, learning management systems have been rather slow to adopt new techniques and embrace new technologies. Adopting Gamification in business in your organization.

Using a MOOC for HiPo Training

Your Training Edge

In order to fix this issue, McAfee adopted an idea that swept the education scenario; Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs. Second, asynchronous courses, such as MOOCs, have the ability to work better than synchronous ones.

Digital Learning as the Foundation of an Effective Onboarding Program

Learning Wire

Thanks to digital learning, new recruits will be able to train remotely, in synchronous or asynchronous modes, and from anywhere in the world. In the electrical technology market, Socomec has found its place alongside giants such as Siemens or Schneider Electric.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Technology discussed in this session: A variety of web-based multi-player games showcased on mobile/tablets/kiosks. Technology discussed in this session: Responsive design, phones, tablets, and laptops. Technology discussed in this session: Articulate Storyline 3 and gamification.

How Cisco Uses Knowledge Guru to Teach Product and Technical Knowledge (Interview)

Bottom-Line Performance

SNAP is an asynchronous virtual program. Little by little, we rolled it out to other technologies. Knowledge Guru is a reinforcement tool for all of the technologies in the program. What did you do to encourage adoption with players?

Six Reasons Corporate Organizations Prefer E-learning to Train Their Employees

CommLab India

E-learning is increasingly becoming an established mode, right from enriching students’ knowledge to trainings across corporate sectors, owing to increased technology and ease of access of the Internet.

Chart-topping Tools for Supporting Sales Coaching

Training Industry

Integrating tools and technologies into your learning or training initiative requires a fine balance­ — picking tools that help enable learning, but in no way distract the learner from absorbing the content.