Shorten The Virtual Classroom Adoption Curve: Start With New Hires

InSync Training

I’m frequently asked, “When is a good time to introduce virtual classroom training programs to my organization?” As with most innovative learning approaches, organizations may resist adopting virtual classrooms, since they’re different from the status quo. Equally as important as implementing the virtual classroom model correctly, is selecting the right program with which to introduce the approach to your corporate learners. Virtual Classroom Change Management

Virtual Classroom Adoption – The Four Stages of Change

InSync Training

Adopting, and excelling at, the virtual classroom is much more about attitudinal change than it is about implementing technology. Ultimately, people need to BELIEVE that the virtual classroom will work. Organizations spend more time worrying about firewalls, security, hardware, and software (important topics all) than they think about adoption and usability. Virtual Classroom Virtual Classroom - Best Practices

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Flipped Classroom Facts and Figures

LearnDash

It isn’t uncommon for classrooms today to be flipped, but what exactly is a flipped classroom? A flipped classroom is when the lecture that is normally done in class is delivered in a different format, such as video, and students view this lecture content on their own time at home. While the traditional model certainly has its place, a flipped classroom approach that leverages out-of-hours elearning does have its benefits. The Future of the Flipped Classroom.

Engaging Participants 3: Classroom Engagement

Your Training Edge

Most organizations still offer classroom training – it is effective, provides interaction, and provides a network for participants. In addition, if a group of learners comes to a classroom in today’s environment, they are probably concerned about how they are going to catch up on their already-heavy workload. For these reasons, we have to work even harder to engage these learners – and maintain that engagement through the classroom learning process.

What is Social Learning (And How to Adopt it)

Docebo

The methodology suggests that about 70% of someone’s learning happens via on-the-job experiences, 20% through interactions with their peers, and just 10% in traditional, instructor-led classroom environments. For enterprises, there are several reasons to adopt social learning in the workplace, including: Shorter orientation times for new hires: It can take up to 2 years before an employee is “fully productive.” How to Adopt Social Learning in The Workplace.

Adopting a modern apprenticeship model

CLO Magazine

As companies continue to respond to dynamic and innovative marketplace forces with greater adoption of these technologies, it will require material shifts to their operating models and workforce. A more rapid and expanded adoption of a modernized apprenticeship framework that provides this blended and coordinated learning approach could help address these talent needs while preparing young adults for the future of work.

What's Better: eLearning or Classroom?

The Performance Improvement Blog

The Obama administration has been touting the educational value of online courses since coming into office over three years ago, and many colleges, especially community colleges, have adopted that mantra. They are told elearning will be cheaper, faster, more convenient, and more effective than traditional, classroom training. Feeding this appetite for online programs is research that seems to support the notion that online is better than face-to-face, classroom instruction.

Evolving ISD Adoption for a Performance Paradigm

Living in Learning

We need core ISD expertise reshaped with the "Intent" to drive sustained workforce capability beyond the classroom to a new ground zero – the Point-of Work. What if the "I" in "Instructional Systems Design" was changed to "Intentional Systems Design"? Am I suggesting the application of lipstick on the traditional ISD pig, or something radically different?

Evolving ISD Adoption for a Performance Paradigm

Living in Learning

We need core ISD expertise reshaped with the "Intent" to drive sustained workforce capability beyond the classroom to a new ground zero – the Point-of Work. What if the "I" in "Instructional Systems Design" was changed to "Intentional Systems Design"? Am I suggesting the application of lipstick on the traditional ISD pig, or something radically different?

Virtual Classroom Implementation & Design: Frequently Asked Questions

InSync Training

At InSync Training, we often provide informational sessions to workgroups in the midst of adopting a virtual training or blended learning strategy. Blended learning Cultural intelligence Virtual Classroom Design Facilitation Engagement Webinars After the session, we summarize the questions sent in via chat and provide more in-depth answers in a follow-up email to the client.

All About Flipped Classrooms And Why Teachers Should Adopt The Concept Now

eLearning Industry

Flipped classrooms have seeped into the eLearning fabric and are fast-becoming an integral part of the industry. Here, we see what exactly flipped classrooms entail for eLearning, and why they are turning out to be such an effective tool. Educational Technology Flipped Classroom Flipped Learning K12 Education Learners EngagementThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Part 5: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom implementation. In the spirit of the modern classroom, a learning environment defined by the accessibility of knowledge, we will detail these challenges and our approaches for overcoming them in this seven-part blog series.

Build Your Learning Technology Fan Club With These User Adoption Tips

Absorb LMS

You’ll want to accommodate visual learners, experiential learners and those needing one-to-one interaction via lectures or classroom instruction. Fuel people’s competitive spirit to encourage adoption. High user adoption will ultimately put the spotlight on your learning and development curriculum and how it’s positively impacting your business’s bottom line. It’s an exciting day when your learning technology gets installed.

Leverage Virtual Classrooms For New-Age Learners

G-Cube

Most of the organizations have adopted virtual classroom facility to enable dispersed teams to attend training without the need to travel, developing flexible work arrangements with no barriers of time and distance. 3 Ways Innovations in Virtual Classrooms Help Fulfil Learners’ Needs. The blend of virtual meeting technology and instructor-led training is known as a virtual classroom. These have the potential to be different from traditional classrooms.

Flipped Classrooms in Corporate Learning: Concept or reality?

G-Cube

One such learner-centric model being talked about in corporate learning circles is the Flipped Classroom model. Instructors soon realized that they could use the concept to provide entire lectures online, and then use the face-to-face classroom time for interactive exercises like discussions, queries and other activities that encourage concept mastery. Classroom sessions are great for peer interactions, interactions with SMEs, and other inter-activities.

Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves by Paul on May 17, 2011 in user adoption User adoption is the single biggest challenge when implementing new technology – it is now and it has been for 15 years. Features are rarely the driving force behind successful user adoption. Many companies don’t take user adoption into account when designing their applications.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #1 Adoption at Corporate Universities

Your Training Edge

In this way, MOOCs make workplace learning less like sitting in a classroom and more like just doing your job. What are some challenges to the adoption of MOOCs in corporate universities? At this point, we can identify at least three main challenges to their adoption: Lack of knowledge about MOOCs. Many business leaders aren’t familiar enough with MOOCs and are wary of adopting a model that is largely untested.

Adopting Multi-Device E-Learning Strategy to Enhance the Overall Workplace Training Experience

G-Cube

The adoption of multi-device e-learning strategies ensures the delivery of plethora of benefits for employees, trainers as well as organizations. Multi-device learning is not a replacement for traditional classroom instruction, but a strategy to enhance face-to-face interactions. By using app in a classroom setting, trainers can organize engaging activities, while keeping track of how they are performing.

Adopting Simulated-based Learning Approach to Address Diversified Training Needs of the Healthcare Sector

G-Cube

An innovation of simulated learning has improved the adoption of clinical skills through effective practice instead of apprentice style of training. A traditional classroom approach is not engaging enough and needs huge investment in training time and infrastructural costs. ? To overcome these challenges, several healthcare organizations adopt a simulation-based learning approach to train the clinicians effectively, thereby mitigating the risk to their patients’ lives.

Make Online Classrooms Fun with Game-Based Learning

Raptivity

Game-based learning has witnessed tremendous growth and adoption in the past few years and continues to be recognized as one of the most important elements of the modern learning approach. Be it a classroom game or a virtual challenge, games engage learners like no other approach. These games can be easily customized without any programming knowledge and can be easily used as part of your online classrooms or training.

Adopting Microlearning for Custom eLearning Development of New-age Workforce

G-Cube

In today’s digital scenario, classroom-based training is not the only mode to train the corporate workforce. The gist of adopting a bit-sized approach is to ensure custom content development , thereby dividing content as short nuggets that cater to personalized needs. Microlearning is widely adopted to deliver custom eLearning solutions such as onboarding, sales, leadership, soft as well as technical skills, compliance, and more.

The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom

Kitaboo on EdTech

Flipping the classroom has become a hot topic in educational circles in recent times. The idea is that students first learn course content online, usually at home, and the time in the classroom is devoted to what used to be traditionally homework, with the teacher’s assistance. Many articles have been written on how the idea of a Flipped Classroom has gained currency with the advent of eBooks and digital learning content.

MOOCs: Flipping the Corporate Classroom

Your Training Edge

It is perhaps no coincidence that the MOOC explosion has occurred side-by-side with a rise in popularity of the “flipped classroom” model, in which the traditional method of classroom delivery is flipped on its head. In a traditional classroom, the instructor lectures during class time and then sends the students home with homework. So what are the advantages of flipping the corporate classroom and how can you use MOOCs to do it?

Podcast Episode 6: Franchise Training Adoption – With Trista Kimber

Talented Learning

And how does training adoption help ensure a consistent customer experience? So how can franchisors encourage training adoption? We have an LMS, so online learning and videos are available, along with classroom and on-the-job training. Training adoption matters. So what advice would you recommend to franchisors who want to improve training adoption and impact? And how does training adoption help ensure a consistent customer experience?

What is the Flipped Classroom?

Learnkit

The flipped classroom has grown in popularity in the education space over the past decade – and for very good reason. I’ve spent over 2 years developing engaging online learning for academic and corporate audiences, and the flipped classroom term is used frequently by my peers. To help shed light on the benefits of the flipped classroom, I wanted to use this post to answer a few frequently asked questions about the model. What is the Flipped Classroom?

eBook: Blended Learning 2.0 – Adopting the Next Gen Blended Learning Model for the Digital Workplace

EI Design

My eBook, Blended Learning 2.0 – Adopting the Next Gen Blended Learning Model for the Digital Workplace , provides insights, tips, and strategies on Blended Learning 2.0 Section 6 – Adopting the Blended Learning 2.0 Introduction.

Evangelising eLearning, Flipped Classroom

Moodle Journal

This week is when I get the chance to evangelise to staff the benefits if adopting an eLearning – Online learning, Blended learning – Flipped learning component to courses. Being able to find testimonies from far and wide that support a range of improvements that may include aspects that range across achievement, attendance, student behaviour and even staff teaching profiles are not difficult to find and often in the highly accessible from of an info-graphic.

The Crawl, Walk, Run methodology for adopting learning analytics

Matrix

Corporate learning makes no exception when it comes to the general preference of doing things in a familiar way and with the enormous shift from classroom to e-learning and from comprehensive units to bite-sized modules most might say that is enough change for a long time. The post The Crawl, Walk, Run methodology for adopting learning analytics appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

How eBooks Make for Valuable Classroom Technology

MagicBox

Bringing technology tools into the classroom has proven to have positive consequences in terms of the quality of learning. Benefits of Using eBooks in Classrooms. However, the education sector has been slow in adopting classroom tech. No wonder then that research reveals the 81% of teachers accept that “tablets enrich classroom education.” The Future of Classroom Technology. eBooks are only the beginning of classroom technology.

eBook 40

How eBooks Make for Valuable Classroom Technology

MagicBox

Bringing technology tools into the classroom has proven to have positive consequences in terms of the quality of learning. Benefits of Using eBooks in Classrooms. However, the education sector has been slow in adopting classroom tech. No wonder then that research reveals the 81% of teachers accept that “tablets enrich classroom education.” The Future of Classroom Technology. eBooks are only the beginning of classroom technology.

eBook 40

Customer Spotlight: How InterSystems Increased Product Adoption with Virtual Labs

Appsembler

This instant accessibility reduces the need for learners or trainers to have to travel to (and be constrained by) a physical classroom. The post Customer Spotlight: How InterSystems Increased Product Adoption with Virtual Labs appeared first on Appsembler. Blog Business Featured post increase product adoption software training virtual labsTraining enables users to make better use of your software, but did you know it can also help improve your product?

Adopting e-Learning: Tips for reaping business benefits out of your elearning initiative

G-Cube

A latest study by leading corporate strategists Roland Berger reveals that while e-learning is being adopted more widely than ever, technology-enabled training solutions should suit the corporate culture and strategies to derive positive business results. Classroom training sessions were conducted, but as the business expanded, reaching out to the sales workforce spread out in different locations became an ordeal.

Can Technology in the Classroom Replace Expensive Textbooks

Kitaboo on EdTech

After all, textbooks are a must in classrooms. Smartphones, tablets, and laptops had become a permanent requirement along with using technology in the classrooms by this time. Thus, replacing expensive textbooks with technology in the classroom is the right thing to do in the current scenario. Here’s how you can replace these expensive textbooks with technology in the classroom: Adopt a Subscription Model. Increase in Textbook Prices Over the Years.

Deliver Us From the Classroom

CLO Magazine

According to a survey of the Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board, nearly 8 in 10 CLOs (79 percent) expect to adopt new training techniques in the next 12 to 18 months (Figure 1 below). Despite the winds of change, traditional classroom-based instructor-led training remains the most used learning delivery method (Figure 2) for many skill areas. Among the areas where CLOs expect to decrease usage, classroom-based ILT is expected to see the largest decrease (24 percent).

Which Features of Virtual Classrooms Are Best for My Training Program?

ReadyTech

Out of all the technological innovations in the education sector in the past few decades, nothing has revolutionized learning more than virtual classrooms. And it is for both their efficiency and effectivity that virtual classroom software programs continue to rise in popularity. So if you’re planning on adopting this method of learning for your training programs, here are some of the features that you should be aware of.