The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind

Learningtogo

All learning is emotional ; we attach some emotion to everything that passes from short to longer term memory in our brains. If you’re interested you can go learn more here. Many conferences offer extra workshops or add-ons that can maximize your learning with a single trip.

Can Games Transform the World? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Can Games Transform the World? Games seem like a really cool way to add some fun to learning and seem to pose little or no risk to the learning outcome.

Where is L&D heading?

E-Learning Provocateur

When we worry about the status of their credentials or lose sleep over their completion rates, we’re perpetuating an out-dated paradigm of education based on formal learning. I prefer to see MOOCs through the lens of informal learning which values the learning over its bureaucracy.

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.

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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LMS Final: The LMS as Social Media

Your Training Edge

Social media is a big part of our lives, and it is the future of learning and development. The Internet and social media allow people to blog, tweet, collaborate, post video and content, discuss, and even rate experiences. Training and development should be ready to embrace these things and use them constructively as part of the learning framework. Some organizations may even make the learning open source, that is, part of Facebook or Twitter.

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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Michael Allen – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Michael Allen, the CEO of Allen Interactions, is known for pioneering multimedia learning technologies, interactive instructional paradigms, and rapid-prototyping processes—bringing each forward into leading corporate enterprises. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. How has been your journey (to save the world from boring e-learning) so far?

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Is it finally time for SCORM, the specification superstar of the noughties, to move over for modern learning technology? Online learning only worked on the LMS is was originally created for. SCORM struggles to deliver the strong mobile learning experience modern employees want.

Apply Design Thinking to Story-based eLearning - Tip #180

Vignettes Learning

This is the time to generate ideas and “think outside the box” for alternative solutions to the problem/s. The main challenge in story-based learning is how to deliver lessons in the most memorable way. This helps you to stay on track and develop “stories with intention.”

The 70:20:10 Model – Today, Tomorrow & Beyond

Learnnovators

ABOUT CHARLES JENNINGS (Managing Director, Duntroon Associates): Charles Jennings is a leading thinker, practitioner and consultant in the areas of performance improvement, change management, and learning. From 2002 until the end of 2008, Charles was the Chief Learning Officer for Reuters and Thomson Reuters where he had responsibility for developing the global learning and performance strategy and leading the learning organisation for the firm’s 55,000 workforce.

Task List for Your Learning Management System (LMS) Implementation

Adobe Captivate

Quite a few of us hear the words “learning management system implementation” and run for the hills. Should compliance courses be maintained in paper formats as an alternative, in case of a system failure? Make sure your trainers track their classroom sessions and attendees in the LMS.). Test learning tracks or paths, and reports. The post Task List for Your Learning Management System (LMS) Implementation appeared first on eLearning.

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Increase Course Performance with the Right Authoring Tool – Here’s How to Sort Out Your Options

Docebo

The WYSIWYG interface enables authors to see what they’re building and how the learning content will look to end users. Does the tool track the time spent authoring for you? These may include tools for branching, scoring, social learning (e.g.,

Happy Christmas! Happy Holidays!

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging Happy Christmas!   Don't forget that Norad tracks Santa's trip round the globe.  She also aggregates postings from her other blogs: Janes Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning.

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices come along years later.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Over the past few years, I spend part of December going back through my blog to recap a bit of what some of the key things I’ve learned over the course of the year. I’ve been doing this the past few years, for example: Learned about Learning in 2009. And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. Twitter is Much Better than I Thought for Learning I used to say during presentations that I wasn’t quite sure about twitter as a learning tool.

Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

This requirement for learning has spawned the multi-billion-dollar Learning Management System (LMS) industry. The onus of learning is on the learner with little focus on assessments or pushing adoption. Learning System Requirements. Startup Learning Team Requirements.

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8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues.

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Top e-learning trends to keep an eye on in 2018

Matrix

Top e-learning trends to keep an eye on in 2018. E-learning already is the preferred method for corporate training and it is developing as fast as the technology behind it. These are probably the biggest novelties to be incorporated in e-learning design. Involve me and I learn”.

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5 Best WordPress LMS Plugins for eLearning Websites

Ayatas

In this technology-driven world, e-learning has become very popular among the people looking to advance in their career and life with little investment. WordPress has many themes which are specially created to build learning management systems for a website.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues.

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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.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Active Learning. Active learning is a strategy focused on encouraging learners to actively participate in training. Examples of active learning activities include practical tasks and problem-solving conducted in small groups. ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning).

Build your multi-device strategy in 6 questions

Sponge UK

Your L&D strategy needs to reflect the way people learn in your organisation. The 70:20:10 model (70% of learning coming from experience on the job, 20% through observing and talking to others and 10% through formal training) is backed up by research from Towards Maturity.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices came along years later.

LMS Integration:  The Learning Ecosystem

Talented Learning

Alternatively, some LMS cloud vendors integrate with third-party ecommerce sites such as Shopify and Magento to deliver ultra-professional storefronts with a full breadth of ecommerce capability. Social Media.

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Slideshare’s World’s Best Presentation Contest 2010: the results are in 24 Tips : and my Tip for 13th December Workplace learning is like learning a second language On December 11, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In a recent comment on my blog I compared learning in the modern day workplace with learning a second language. 

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Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

The authors of this whitepaper make a compelling case for associations to step in and bridge the growing education-to-employment gap by offering alternative, affordable, industry specific education programs for professional development and credentialing.

Your learners are telling you how to improve, are you listening?

Sponge UK

You need to understand how employees learn to improve your performance. Listen and learn how colleagues do their job and how they learn and design for that. You can track learner performance inside the course through a Learning Management System (LMS).

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts

Elucidat

What does 2019 have in store for digital learning trends? What’s the future for elearning, digital learning and L&D professionals? 2018 has seen the rise of AI in digital learning, with bots beginning to make their presence known. “Digital learning campaigns.

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Virtual (Learning) Reality

CLO Magazine

In-person learning should remain a significant part of any development program, but virtual learning is slowly becoming the new normal. The challenges faced by learning and development leaders have never been more complex. Virtual learning may help in combating these challenges. With virtual learning, content can be consumed anywhere, any time and on any device. Content can also be more organized and tracked.

Comparing Traditional and Lite LMSs

Association eLearning

This month we’re going to be focusing on learning management systems (LMSs) and sharing the do’s and don’ts of selecting your organization’s new LMS system. Different industries lend themselves well to different learning management systems. In this post, we’ll compare two types of LMSs: the traditional, commercially available, learning management system, and the standard LMS’ little cousin, the “lite LMS”.

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Top eLearning Trends For 2018

Adobe Captivate

Having spent more than 14 years in the eLearning space and working closely with seasoned learning professionals at Tesseract Learning servicing global customers, I am sharing my thoughts on the trends for 2018. However, with Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality added to the mix, we have exciting new possibilities in the immersive learning space. Their application in learning is picking up now. AR will be used to trigger just-in-time learning. Social Learning.

Embrace Active Learning (And 7 More Call Center Training Tips)

Continu

Active Learning. So trainers have come up with alternative methods of roleplaying. Compared to traditional roleplaying, simulation training offers a more realistic environment, less pressure, and paced learning. Experiential Learning. Or bite-sized learning.

Can PeopleCloud support learning in all its contexts?

Clive on Learning

Last week I posted that Formal learning doesn't need to be all that formal. My argument was that well-designed formal interventions can extend beyond the confines of the course to include elements that would normally be regarded as 70 or 20 in the 70:20:10 model or experiential , on-demand or non-formal in the model I present in The New Learning Architect. Learning professionals have no real difficulty in supporting the formal element of their work, i.e. providing access to courses.