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Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

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Pedagogy: Derived from the Greek for ‘to lead’, pedagogy is a teacher-centred approach to educational activities in online and face-to-face environments. In eLearning, pedagogy involves selecting the best methods to convey information to learners. Self-paced learning: Asynchronous instruction that allows learners to control the pace and timing of their progress through course materials. Popular eLearning content standards include AICC, SCORM and xAPI.

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Digital Transformation in Education & Training in Associations

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With LMS for Associations, you can track all sorts of training, including online training, synchronous or asynchronous training, online self-paced study, on-the-job training, traditional classroom training, and more.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

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The first official eLearning content standard, AICC was developed by the Aviation Industry CBT Committee in 1993 as a CD-ROM based standard. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). Asynchronous Learning. Asynchronous learning allows learners to train individually, enabling them to complete courses at a time, place and pace that suits them. Pedagogy.