Megatrends in MOOCs: #11 Alternative Credentials

Your Training Edge

One of the biggest opportunities for MOOCs and other digital learning environments has been in the development of alternative credentials, which may turn out to be even better than traditional degrees at highlighting one’s knowledge and skills. Why do we need alternative credentials?

FREE Alternative To SurveyMonkey

LearnDash

As most learning professionals know, an effective training initiative needs meaningful measurables, and one of the easiest ways to capture these metrics is by one of the many survey sites available today.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

But with the rise of modern cloud-based authoring software, many learning managers and designers are looking for a resolution to the contemporary learning pains that come from desktop-based authoring tools. Include a broad range of learning interactions.

Lowe’s Introduces Track to the Trades Program

CLO Magazine

The Track to the Trades initiative is designed to present career alternatives to Lowe’s employees and ensure they get the support they need to pursue those careers. Mariel Tishma is an editorial intern at Chief Learning Officer magazine.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. across the learning experience1.

There’s an Alternative to Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

These programs provide little focus on the social, interpersonal and strategic aspects of leadership, and what’s learned is often difficult to apply. But there’s an alternative. Essentially, leaders are learning while working, making it easy to see how learned skills apply on the job.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

But with the rise of modern cloud-based authoring software, many learning managers and designers are looking for a resolution to the contemporary learning pains that come from desktop-based authoring tools. In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Include a broad range of learning interactions. Create multi-device learning.

Bug tracking tools for small web development teams, Which CMS to choose?

Zipboard

zipBoard Digest Bug tracking tools for small web development teams Are you a small team dealing in the web development world? Bug tracking tools for small web development teams, Which CMS to choose? elearning seo cms ux bug-tracking

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An Alternate Route to Learning

CLO Magazine

The program fast-tracks workers toward being globally ready and helps spread soft skills and creative thinking back into the local culture, creating a virtuous cycle that may one day eliminate the need for such a program. The company brings people from around the world to open events designed to introduce alternative points of view and inspire creative perspectives beyond their employee base. Traditional education is not always the best path to knowledge.

Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Dashe & Thomson

For whatever reason, getting “just-as-good” alternatives is something of a hobby of mine. issues tracking. As a result, it works well for reviewing web-based training modules, learning portals, graphics, etc. Issues-tracking: Lighthouse. Anyone who has ever tried to manage testing and review of a web-based training system without a robust issues-tracking system knows that it is not an experience worth repeating (sadly, I’m talking from experience here).

A quest for an LMS alternative (that’s not a franken-solution)

Spark Your Interest

I think it’s a brilliant program and want to ensure that we are considering assessment and tracking as part of the design process, not as an afterthought. Further reflection hasn’t really changed my original opinion, but I am wondering what the alternatives are. e-learning Measuring Learning Effectiveness Learning Management SystemI’m working on a project that included a question from the client -do we need an LMS? My response? Rationale.

Track Course Completions for Free Using Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer

E-learning Uncovered

Are you creating courses using Adobe Captivate and don’t yet have a learning management system (LMS) for tracking results? Did you know there is an alternative, FREE solution? September 26 | Advanced Learning Technologies | Orlando, FL.

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The Art of Reflection: How to Become a More Thoughtful Educator

Your Training Edge

They can thus make sure the classrooms become safe havens where students would love to stay and learn new things. Keeping track of lessons. Track your progress regularly. Put them to use by introducing new tools for learning and assessment.

The LMS is from the Past – The web is the future

Challenge to Learn

A Learning Management System (LMS) offers tons of functionality. At the same time it sets strict boundaries for learning, often requiring a substantial investment in time and money which is hard to maintain. to deliver content to the learner, to track and trace learner results and.

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Between the Happy Sheets

Your Training Edge

Was the use of multi-media effective in providing alternative knowledge retention paths for the students? Secondly, the happy sheets can provide a more useful determinant in the creation and purpose of the learning-paths. I thought the title might catch a few extra glances.

The Importance of Storytelling in Elearning

Origin Learning

Not only children, adults too are quicker at learning and retaining concepts conveyed via stories because they help them identify with the characters portrayed and evaluate how the content is relevant to them.

Easygenerator Adds TinCan Support, a New Editor, More HTML Question Types and Course Templates.

easygenerator

TinCan is the new Scorm standard (link) that allows you to track and trace learning experiences from anywhere. You can now for example create mobile courses and still be able to track the results and TinCan will open up more opportunities in the future.

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This Is What I Believe About Learning in Organizations

The Performance Improvement Blog

The Purpose of Business is Learning. But none of this is possible without learning. At its core, any high performing organization is about learning; continually using new information to become smarter, better, and more effective. Training Is Not Learning.

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis: The Thought/Action Wave and the Brain/Technology Wave are two particular learning principles that enable faster, cheaper and easier learning. The speed at which innovations propel these learning concepts are discussed here. __ I am not a surfer.

CREATE DASHBOARD REPORTS

Adobe Captivate

As a Learning and Development professional you collect information about your training programs, their success, and the performance of employees across the organization. You use this data to map learning objectives with learning goals and organizational goals.

Custom, Accessible Quiz: Development Highlights

Adobe Captivate

Through experience, I have learned that this simple decision will help to simplify any debugging that might be necessary later as it reduces the number of non-essential branches in the course. I recently posted a showcase – a Custom, Accessible Quiz.

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How to learn and learn-to-learn

Clark Quinn

I was asked by a colleague to answer some questions for a project on how to learn. I learn from folks in a variety of ways, but the key is asking questions. Most have given me some stretch assignments that required me to work in my ZoPD , and then feedback to learn from the outcomes.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. Thus the key is to find one that truly meets the content management system – learning approach, rather than just a web site content approach.

How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?

Origin Learning

The learning landscape is not constant, shifting the learning focus on learners, learning, skills, goals and attitude. A decade ago, there was a tug of war for the online and the traditional learning. In a world, not so long ago, blended learning was the norm.

Top 5 e-learning trends for 2019

Matrix

As the year is coming to a close, HR departments tend to focus less on learning and development and more on such lovely endeavors as office Holiday parties, team buildings and reward systems for loyal and efficient employees. Top 5 e-learning trends for 2019. E-learning

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A Whole New World (of Learning)

CLO Magazine

At that time (early 2000s), learning management systems were an innovative new business application that helped companies build and manage e-learning and track and organize all forms of training. Learning Delivery learning experience LMS training

A Learning Path to Retention

CLO Magazine

A new LinkedIn survey shows that more than 18 percent of working professionals stay in their current job because of opportunities to learn and grow. Learning paths to retention begin with a culture of belonging.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! 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. 3 Social Learning Drives Deeper Connections.

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The Need for Continuous Learning

CLO Magazine

During his lecture, he directed a point to the students, but it was just as important for the faculty and administrative leadership gathered to hear as well: “The things you’re learning while you’re here are going to be pretty irrelevant relatively soon.”

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Bend & Flex: Building Learning Agility

CLO Magazine

I now see this feedback as the ultimate compliment, for my manager felt I had learning agility. Learning agility is openness to new information and the ability to gain and apply insights derived from this information. Learning-agile people aren’t perturbed by shifts in direction. Consulting firm Green Peak Partners collaborated with researchers from Teachers College at Columbia University in New York to assess the value learning-agile individuals bring to their organizations.

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100 things to watch in 2011

Jane Hart

About the C4LPT Blog Jane Hart provides news, resources, ideas and new thinking about social media for working and learning, from the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT). She also aggregates postings from her other blogs: Janes Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. Now, thanks to new learning standards, and new ways of using older ones, that promise may be here. Standards to Advance Mobile Learning.

Your Most Useful Learning Management System Report: The Learning Matrix

Absorb LMS

Reporting is often a headache for learning management system administrators. As soon as admins depart from using their system’s pre-built report templates, they can sometimes find themselves in an alternate universe of SQL queries and database tables.

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Learning to Face Customers

Litmos

The principles behind human learning are still key. But the longer answer is about striking a balance between learning and performing. The tradeoff is time; how can we shorten this learning curve? Tracking performance can be enhanced these days, through a variety of mechanisms.

Top 5 Benefits of Using a Learning Management System

eLearning Brothers

Learning management systems are web-based or software applications that allow companies and educational institutions to deliver content and resources to their learners and manage their delivery. They track and report on events too. Benefit #1: Centralized Learning.