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

One of the leading players in this field is SurveyMonkey, a easy to use SaaS that enables you to create and track surveys to your heart's content.

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. “We’ve taken that problem away for the learner,” Carlson said.

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There’s an Alternative to Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

But there’s an alternative. Action learning with a trained coach is a cost-effective approach that enables leaders to develop capabilities while working to solve urgent organizational or social problems. During the session the coach keeps track of when skills were demonstrated.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

How it’s Viewed7 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Pages Interactive8 The Sky’s the Limit with the Cloud9 Translate Your Learning into Hundreds of Languages10 Track and Analyze Exactly how. Content New Value gomolearning.com @gomolearning A common problem for organizations who.

There’s an Alternative to Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

But there’s an alternative. Action learning with a trained coach is a cost-effective approach that enables leaders to develop capabilities while working to solve urgent organizational or social problems. During the session the coach keeps track of when skills were demonstrated.

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. We have released version 8.5

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Quiz Tweak 3: Play Audio/Object Audio

Adobe Captivate

Alternative for Slide audio. This alternative means that you don’t need Closed Captioning, or at least that you don’t want to use the CC feature of creating it. Intro. In a first Tweak post I explained how to replace text feedback messages by images.

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The SharePoint Advantages and Disadvantages You Need to Know

Continu

Here’s a sample of the things you can do: Check out documents, see who’s worked on them, and track changes across collaborators. If you need to keep track of who’s doing what with which documents (and when they’re doing it), SharePoint is a solid solution. You need to track of who’s using what. You go to track down a document from a few months or a year ago. If you want your organization to move and adapt to new problems quickly, you need a tool that does the same.

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

Vignettes Learning

The alternative approach: “Thought and Action are One” (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity. Oftentimes, we find ourselves solving a problem with palliatives and failing at it rather than directly addressing the true issues.

Camtasia Essentials: Organizing Project Files

eLearning Brothers

The larger the project, the more likely you are to lose track of the pieces. However, bins are not available in Camtasia 9, so you have to come up with alternatives. To help solve the problem of organizing files in Camtasia, you can try importing items only as you need them.

8 Myths about Online Education

LearnDash

When online learning was first proposed as a viable alternative to in-class learning, many people were skeptical. In fact, online education benefits from analytics tools that help instructors pinpoint problem areas in their courses. Accordingly, online courses have improved at a rapid rate, and are now fitting alternatives to classroom courses. Part of the problem with this myth is that it treats all online courses as essentially the same.

Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner

G-Cube

A little off the beaten track, here are some innovative ways of building experience in e-learning –focused on instruction but aiming to make learning as enjoyable and intriguing as possible. Alternatively, an open text field may also be provided, where the learners can write their responses.

How to Develop Your First Employee Training Program

ProProfs

By using such tools, instructors can enable learners to clear doubts and solve problems in a collaborative fashion. ProProfs Collaborate is one such software that facilitates knowledge exchange and collective problem solving among learners. #6. Track and Measure Learning Progress.

Off the rails?

Learning with e's

There is no deviation from the track (unless there is a disaster and there is a derailment - trains run on the rails), and generally there is a prescribed timetable that dictates the schedule of arrivals and departures of all trains in the network.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

With a wider variety of ways we could deliver learning experiences, combined with the desire to support and track performance, things had to change. That creates a problem for SCORM right there in that most eLearning content was made for the bigger displays of desktop and laptop computers.

Think xAPI is Next-Generation SCORM? Think Again

Talented Learning

The primary problem with SCORM is its core philosophy. Another Problem With SCORM. The Alternative. As a result, learning administrators and course creators can easily review reports and isolate problems, so they can quickly adjust, clarify or correct the content.

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Share Your Feedback, Get Satisfaction

Visual Lounge

Jamie Perrett had a problem. But he needed to mesh the two recordings together into a cohesive video, alternating between the recordings depending on which better portrayed the lesson being taught.

Testing times

Learning with e's

But there are several problems with Sats that constantly and regularly rear their ugly heads. I wrote some time ago about some of the alternative ways we can track pupil progress without testing.

Breathing life into Employee Development Trainings – An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

We introduced several scenarios that reflected on real-life situations and common problems arising out of wrong posture while working or travelling. The solution too was given in the same topic, so the learner could relate to the problem as well as read up on the solution together.

Top 5 e-learning trends for 2019

Matrix

Organizations have already started to turn to micro learning as an easy solution for a complicated and unsolvable problem – the day only has twenty-four hours and modern man has no time to spare.

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Training vs. Just-In-Time Resources: 5 Tools You Can Use Today

Bottom-Line Performance

The rise of the LMS has worsened this situation with companies wanting to put everything into clickable “courses” so they can track that employees have completed their training. Eight years ago, I wrote a blog post on training versus learning.

Branching Scenario in Storyline

Experiencing eLearning

Here’s how I built the scenario and solved those problems. Keeping Track of Alternate Paths. What was left was filling in the branches for the alternate paths. Problem #1: Missing a Setting. Problem #2: Reusing a Result for both Phone and Email.

Dealing with the Challenges of Guided Informal Learning

Pract.us

Some companies have taken a Guided Informal Learning approach, which helps them focus employee’s on-the-job training, encourage collaboration and track everyone’s progress. Managers have a hard time tracking exactly what employees have learned. Colleagues learning and sharing ideas.

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How to Make an Animated Explainer Video (Step-By-Step Guide)

Visual Lounge

What problem does the product or service solve? How does it solve the problem? If you prefer a free alternative, Audacity is another great choice and easily enough gets the job done. It’s also easy to add and edit a music track in Camtasia.

Think of the Children! How Blended Learning is Helping Students at School (And Can Help You Too)

Digitec Interactive

This creates problems for teachers and administrators, who then must find ways to make up that time later. Recently, however, education committees in South Carolina and Indiana are starting to fix that problem by adding eLearning options to their programs. . Blended Learning.

Making Videos – Collaboratively!

Visual Lounge

As we ran into one problem after another, I realized we had a challenge on our hands. The problem we encountered was that as soon as we each shared the document we were writing on, we couldn’t have our faces showing. Right-click on track.

What Is a Learning Organization?

Convergence Training

Concrete learning practices and processes, including experimentation to develop and test new products; keeping track of trends with competitors, customers, and technology; analysis and interpretation to identify and solve problems; and education and training for new and established employees.

Positive Ways to Deal with Toxic Employees

ej4 eLearning

Many people become disorganized when the demands of their job begin to overwhelm their ability to keep track of everything; training can go a long way to remedy this. If the problem persists, consider removing some assignments or having someone assist them with their workload. . As a manager, you need to figure out if the unreliability stems from a personal problem, a work problem, or simply a lack of care.

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Positive Ways to Deal with Toxic Employees

ej4 eLearning

Many people become disorganized when the demands of their job begin to overwhelm their ability to keep track of everything; training can go a long way to remedy this. If the problem persists, consider removing some assignments or having someone assist them with their workload. . As a manager, you need to figure out if the unreliability stems from a personal problem, a work problem, or simply a lack of care.

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You Need To Be Learning From Your Training Analytics

ThinkingKap Solutions

The problem is, most designers aren’t actually collecting this data. Once your course is live, you should be tracking training analytics surrounding competency scores. Track User Progress. Completion is easy to track, if courses are prerequisites of each other.

You Need To Be Learning From Your Training Analytics

ThinkingKap Solutions

The problem is, most designers aren’t actually collecting this data. Once your course is live, you should be tracking training analytics surrounding competency scores. Track User Progress. Completion is easy to track, if courses are prerequisites of each other.

How technology is changing training in the airline industry

Litmos

Virtual reality is beginning to offer an alternative to physical flight simulators. Norwegian Air can also use Litmos to keep track of renewal requirements and remind employees when it’s time for training. The aviation industry is facing a major personnel shortage.

Closing the Learning-Acquisition Gap with Informal Learning

Learnkit

They were actually steps away from trying to put these pigeons in the front of missiles to guide as an early alternative to radio guided missiles. Part of the problem could be our hiring processes, or it could be that the pace of change is just too fast.

Usability and Networks

Clark Quinn

And similarly, Google’s search has been the best, and with a browser extension and some adjustments, I was getting ads blocked, tracking stopped, and more. And the fact that they’re not tracking me is important. Sure, my ISP still can track me, and so can Apple, but I’ll keep working on those. And while that’s created problems, it’s also enabled incredible benefits.