Your Bayesian Brain – Are you wired for statistics?

Learningtogo

Google Research is studying how to use Bayesian analysis to predict the impact of ads on marketing and sales. In other words, they are using Bayesian analysis to predict the likelihood that the brain is using Bayesian analysis at the cellular level to interpret our world.

Painting by numbers

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s a way of thinking that is founded on statistics, and I maintain it should inform the activities we undertake in other sectors of society such as Learning & Development. The next step up in the pyramid is Information. Statistics.

Top 10 eLearning Statistics for 2013

DigitalChalk eLearning

These are 10 eye-opening statistics about the eLearning industry and how they may affect you. Global Industry Analysis ). The Information Daily ).

mLearning: Smartphone statistics and the impact they have on learning

Zephyr Learning

We have changed how we access information, how we interact with content and how we want to be engaged with learning. We have isolated a few of the statistics to highlight why understanding this is important for mlearning. Statistics are based on UK analysis of smartphone users.

PAINTING BY NUMBERS

Learnnovators

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The sum of us

E-Learning Provocateur

Namely, it is the combination of statistics, computer programming, and domain expertise to generate insight. Gilfoyle and Dinesh’s one attempt at a SWOT analysis is self-serving and, to be generous, NSFW. Since each is using data to inform business decisions, I say they all are.

The unscience of evaluation

E-Learning Provocateur

When comparing numbers, statistically valid methods such as Analysis of Variance are required to get significant results. On the contrary, I believe that any evaluation – however informal – is better than none.

Measurement Matters: 3 Data Analytics Lessons to Remember

Talented Learning

I’m not a natural-born statistics nerd. Lesson 3: Analysis Without Action Is Pointless. Each month, I wrote a companion analysis that interpreted the latest findings, explored the implications of those findings and suggested a course of action.

The unscience of evaluation

E-Learning Provocateur

When comparing numbers, statistically valid methods such as Analysis of Variance are required to get significant results. On the contrary, I believe that any evaluation – however informal – is better than none.

Analyse This

E-Learning Provocateur

From the instructional designer’s point of view, the term “Analysis&# fulfils the “A&# in the ADDIE Model, which in turn forms the backbone of the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) process. What is analysis? In either case, you need to react to that information.

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The “un-science” of learning evaluation

Learning Cafe

When comparing numbers, statistically valid methods such as Analysis of Variance are required to get significant results. On the contrary, I believe that any evaluation – however informal – is better than none. Effective Learning evaluation Learning measurement science statisticsEvaluation is notoriously under-done in the corporate sector. And who can blame us?

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks

need to meet funders’ and accreditors’ demands for activity impact analysis and outcomes evaluations. What differentiates EvaluPac from statistical packages is that EvaluPac doesn’t require coding or exporting data to a statistics package.

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks

need to meet funders’ and accreditors’ demands for activity impact analysis and outcomes evaluations. What differentiates EvaluPac from statistical packages is that EvaluPac doesn’t require coding or exporting data to a statistics package.

Learning Analytics: Advanced Evaluation Complexity

Watershed

We see this in our Learning Analytics Research Study data , where there isn’t one analysis type that has significantly more report views than the rest. Advanced Evaluation & Analysis Types. 2) Drop Off Analysis. 3) Segment Analysis. 4) Workflow Analysis.

Baseball and your Learning Organization

Gyrus

Statistics are not just limited to the baseball field. Though it may not be the most attractive trend in the learning industry, there is something to be said about the wealth of information that is available to Learning Professionals across the board. Statistics are powerful.

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

Learnnovators

Charles: We now know that people learn more about their work informally than they do formally. So we are seeing increasing interest in social and informal learning. Of course, structured learning approaches can support social and informal, but social and informal learning don’t need structured processes to happen. More and more work involves dealing with tacit information, and less and less work involves purely transactional work.

Clive Shepherd – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

He works with a broad range of public and private sector organisations internationally, helping them to build capability in the application of new media to learning, and to transform workplace learning through the effective integration of formal, informal, on-demand and experiential learning. Unlike many others, you also carry clear thoughts on blending learning styles (formal with informal and social) and possibilities (such as spaced learning and gamification).

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5 Trends in Compliance Training Analytics 

Interactive Services

Compliance Training Data Analysis. An important trend in compliance training metrics in the use of increasingly nuanced data analysis. Predictive Analysis. Of all aspects of business performance, compliance can be one of the hardest to measure.

When Do You Need Gamification And When You Don’t?

Enyota Learning

Conduct an in-depth analysis of the motive for delivering the course. Gather information and statistical data around who your target group is. At eNyota, we conduct a thorough training needs analysis and recommend what works best for your learners.

Learning Measurement: Don’t Over Promise and Under Deliver!

Performitiv

These are very different statements the latter is much harder to argue without significant statistical data. Unless you do the statistical analysis or a deep ROI Impact Study, talk about the correlation you have to the data. ‘We can prove the learning impacted results!’

Degreed Does Data: Data Science

Degreed

Today we can access infinitely more information than ever before. Data science is the key to understanding all this new information in meaningful ways. Data science combines three areas of expertise: business knowledge, statistical analysis, and computer science.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Rise of Rapid e-Learning

Learning Visions

Some insightful industry analysis, surrounded by a lot of marketing speak. Does anyone actually have any real statistics on this? Did you provide any formal/informal training or guidelines on good ID, or are they modeling their work on programs you built? Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Degreed Does Data: Data Science

Degreed

Today we can access infinitely more information than ever before. Data science is the key to understanding all this new information in meaningful ways. Data science combines three areas of expertise: business knowledge, statistical analysis, and computer science.

Evidence or Proof of L&D Impact? Why Not Both?

Performitiv

This is where you assemble significant amounts of data, run statistical models like regression analysis to show a link between the learning program and the business outcome. In the world of Learning & Development (L&D), impact is super important.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

We’ve based our predictions on analysis of over 2.3 As mentioned above, we based our analysis on over 2.3 A test of proportions was used as a statistical hypothesis test of the specificity of a word to the field of eLearning.).

Is Big Data Training Really Important? Hottest Sectors in Big Data

WalkMe Training Station

Big data has gained relevance in recent years, where technological capabilities have forged a greater scope for analysis. Companies have long been able to collect vast quantities of data, but today’s technology can convert this information into knowledge. This level of analysis can help businesses use big data to great effect. Companies need individuals who can make contextual, real-life sense of information.

A Simple 4 Step Approach to Building Your Business Case for an LMS

ePath Learning

Gathering the information to present your case is probably the most important part of your journey. It’s this information that drives the criteria to help you make your final LMS decision. Gain valuable information and insight into your organization’s goals and objectives.

Summary of #Games Research Qualitative Literature Review Conducted by Fengfeng Ke

Kapp Notes

Most of the time a meta-analysis of studies looks at only the numbers as a means of comparison. Here is an interesting qualitative meta-analysis and the highlights of the results. Ke chose to conduct a qualitative meta-analysis. So, instead of a statistical analysis of the outcomes of aggregated studies, Ke followed the replicable process of analyzing textual reports through a qualitative method to develop new interpretations.

Dramatic Use of Educational Data Mining in Corporate eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Most of the decision-making daily is a result of the statistical analysis. IBM Watson, a pioneer in the field of Cognitive Medical Analysis, uses diversified medical information across the hospital branches, to help doctors save time during diagnosis.

Getting Started With Learning Data and Analytics

CLO Magazine

Measurement : Analytics starts with the simple act of measuring, or of translating information into data. This level of analytics uses statistical techniques like correlation and regression analysis (think college level math) to determine which variables drive change in other variables.

Cutting to the Chase. How to Get to Your Actionable CME Data Fast

EthosCE

Without easy access to critical program data, you’re facing weeks—if not months—of resource-intensive effort to compile the information that you need to make an accurate assessment of your program’s performance. Historical learner assessment statistics.

10 Data-Science terms and their applications

Playware Studios

From conventional systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Accounting Information Systems (AIS) to new sources such as Social Media, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Knowledge Management Systems (KMS).

5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

In most organizations the data exists for the KPIs shown in Figure 1, but it is difficult for L&D to get this information without ongoing support from executive sponsors. For those who have tried to perform analysis of learning, the primary tool has been the spreadsheet.

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Learn better when passion drives you in this amazing time to learn

Origin Learning

Blended, informal, social, or gamified learning is a choice that the learning organization can make. So much so that he started hunting for statistics, predictive analysis, and thinking hard about numbers. Learning by seeing and watching is fun.

Training Reinforcement: 7 Things You Need to Know

Knowledge Guru

Organizations expend constant effort to deliver information employees need to know for their jobs. But training has no value if we can’t retrieve the information we’re taught. It’s not a pretty statistic.