Who's in charge?

Learning with 'e's

If students believe they have little or no influence over their own outcomes they may adopt attitudes that are negative and pessimistic. Jung Archetypes and Synchronicity 19. attribution theory education Julian Rotter learning locus of control pedagogy Psychology self-efficacy student centred learning teaching theoryThis is number 35 in my ongoing series on learning theories.

Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?

E-Learning Provocateur

The popular sequence of events that I have recounted is often represented pictorially as a gradient, accompanied by that ubiquitous table comparing various aspects of the three pedagogies. Sure, the gradient reflects a wonderful growth of ideas, but I think it’s a trap to conclude that the latter pedagogies supersede the former. For example: Discussion forums (synchronous or asynchronous) allow the learner to ask questions, clarify concepts and share experiences.

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6 Essential Steps for a Successful Digital Transformation of Your Corporate Training Programs

EI Design

Historically, that science in corporate training programs has been applied in face-to-face synchronous learning environments as the go-to modality. Digital learning, synchronous or asynchronous, is different from face-to-face training. Introduction.

Online training in empathic mode

KnowledgeOne

Among its approaches, the pedagogy of empathy is one that can be implemented even in simplified elearning solutions. An empathic pedagogy has been shown to benefit feelings of trust, enjoyment of study, motivation and engagement in learning, the development and strengthening of a bond between teacher and learners, the creation of a positive learning environment, the development of a sense of belonging to the group, the valuing of learning, and educational success.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. I’d say adaptivity (outside of tests), procedural generation, and data mining are not widely utilized by mainstream pedagogy, so for those cases it might be at technology trigger.” This is a possible reason to expect quicker adoption. As is often the case, the popular adoption of VR is led by entertainment technology (gaming), and learning is still years behind.

Is Having Fun in Higher Education the Way Forward?

KnowledgeOne

In an interview conducted by the TALON online teaching and learning network, Lisa Forbes and David Thomas discuss game pedagogy in higher education and online learning. Adopting the game in your own way. “Why should children be the only ones who can have fun?”

New MOOC Research: What the Findings Mean for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Pedagogy is more important than technology. Asynchronous delivery is more effective than synchronous delivery. Asynchronous courses, like MOOCs, may work better than synchronous online courses. Being a big believer in Technology Enabled Learning, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education.

Moving from Teacher to Facilitator | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

It’s in your mind One of the pioneers of adult learning theory, Malcom Knowles , explored the role of adult education and facilitation (andragogy) versus the traditional style of teaching children (pedagogy). Tips for facilitating Here are a few tips you can use in a physical classroom, during synchronous online sessions, and even (with a little adaptation) with asynchronous applications: Begin by asking questions.

Here comes the SAMR

Learning with 'e's

Technology integration results in digital tools being embedded into learning, so that for example maker cultures emerge, or the classroom activities are flipped , supporting more effective pedagogies and improving student learning outcomes. In this post I will use a tried and tested model of technology adoption as a theoretical lens to examine some of the most recent, emergent properties of technology integration.

Free learning & development webinars for August 2022

Limestone Learning

Organizations are adopting podcasts every day to disseminate and deliver important information to their employees. This inefficient way of skill building can be turned into a high-performance learning engine by adopting a personalized, structured on-the-job training approach.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. I’d say adaptivity (outside of tests), procedural generation, and data mining are not widely utilized by mainstream pedagogy, so for those cases it might be at technology trigger.” This is a possible reason to expect quicker adoption. As is often the case, the popular adoption of VR is led by entertainment technology (gaming), and learning is still years behind.

Digital Transformation in Education & Training in Associations

PSB

This helps to bridge the gap between Agile training strategy and Digital adoption. Associations worldwide must make efficient use of innovation to improve their training, rethink their pedagogy, and improve their members’ learning experiences.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Adoption - trainingwreck , March 25, 2010. Creating Dynamic Presentations with Prezi - WISE Pedagogy , May 24, 2010. How to facilitate synchronous learning for real and virtual learners using technology? Pedagogy? Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more).

Boosting Course Design: 5 Easy-to-Follow Course Facilitation Techniques

TalentLMS

Pedagogy for the current digital environment has undergone a massive revolution. The eLearning course in this case is hybrid, and can be facilitated as synchronous or a live session. When the learner interacts with the scenario, they need to adopt a role. eLearning course facilitation is not an extension of a course developer’s job. Contrary to popular belief, instructional designers do not teach the courses they create.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

Members of the higher education academic and research communities K-12 educators and technologists Workplace technology integrators Synchronous e-Learning - eLearning Guild (Update 11/16/2010: suggested by Miriam Ramos-Warth ) The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous e-Learning is intended for anyone who wants to produce, lead, or promote live, interactive learning events on the Web.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. It’s essentially a set of rules for xAPI which narrows the overly wide specification to increase adoption in the industry. In eLearning, this relates to the training of your partners and customers to improve product adoption, increase customer retention, and maximize support resources. Pedagogy. Synchronous Learning.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Adoption Council , founded by Susan Scrupski. It’s way cooler than pedagogy or andragogy, no? Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions - Experiencing eLearning , April 1, 2010 These are my live blogged notes from Karen Hyder’s webinar, Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions from the Training Magazine Network. I’m usually a late adopter of new technology, largely because I’m frugal. Best of eLearning Learning. April 2010.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

Under her guidance, the association was able to offer its first asynchronous Web-delivered course, and its first synchronous Webinar. It is intended to provide a scholarly chronicle of the development of the technology, pedagogy and practice of online learning at all levels of education.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Synchronous eLearning Design Overview - eLearning Blender , May 3, 2010 As I described in my last post ( Help me Design Synchronous eLearning ), I am working on a school project that requires the design of an eLearning course that includes at least one online synchronous session. I’ve included an outline of my lesson plan for the introductory synchronous session and would love your feedback. Best of eLearning Learning. May 2010.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Adoption within organization: 33% say they have no plans to do m-learning in their organization (international said 24%, u.s. David) There will be 9x more smart phones in 2011 than there are today (PDAs, blackberries) M-Learning supports best practices in pedagogy (being able to reinforce content) Just-in-time vs. formal learning From mobile consumer to mobile producer Its a key issue to be able to integrate with many back-end business systems.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include. Presence - Some ways to use presence tools to enhance education: Allow learners to reveal (or conceal) their presence both synchronously and asynchronously. Other: Social Learning: Pedagogy for the Connected Age , Alec Courosa. Here are slides from the presentation I did yesterday. The session was hosted by SumTotal Systems. SMBs & Social Media (Sum Total).