Learning Circuits 3D Article

Kapp Notes

As part of the blog book tour, Tony and Karl wrote an article for ASTD Learning Circuit s called Lessons Learned from Conducting 3D Virtual World Learning Experiences Here are some of those lessons, go to the article to see more detail and the "missing" lessons. Lesson 1: Solve a real business need with the implementation of the virtual immersive environment. Lesson 3: Allow learners time alone with their avatar.

eCoach helps University of Missouri Kansas City win American Library Association site of the month


In April 2018, Jess Williams and Dani Wellemeyer won the American Library Association’s ‘Site of the Month’ for an instructional program that they developed using eCoach.

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How to Create a Culture of Learning at Your Association

WBT Systems

How Does a Culture of Learning Help an Association? If you want to prepare your association for the future, you need lifelong learners to take you there—that’s the only way to stay competitive and agile enough to solve today’s problems and face tomorrow’s unknown challenges. As a bonus, by showing your members how your association is developing a culture of learning, you can encourage them to do the same. How Does an Association Create a Culture of Learning?

Your Association Members & Customers Have an Ear for Podcasts

WBT Systems

It’s time your association gets a podcast too. Like associations, there’s a podcast for every topic you can imagine. When you listen to a podcast every week, it inevitably becomes a real presence in your mind, in the way that reading a writer’s articles does not,” said Slate Plus editorial director Gabriel Roth. Using original and repurposed content in association podcasts. Your association’s sponsors and advertisers will love them too.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

And in that article, we promised to follow up with a second article that focuses on the classic book Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud. This, my friend, is that second article. Because that’s the whole point of this article.

eCombat: Lessons from the Interactive Battlefields of Afghanistan

Vignettes Learning

Spencer Ackerman features Vanguard of Valor, an interactive teaching tool built to instruct the mid-career officers who pass through the Army’s Combined Arms Center, about the lessons accumulated from years of hard-fought war in Afghanistan. Our Belief.

Focus on Millennial Learners to Benefit Members of All Ages

WBT Systems

There are countless articles describing how we need to change the way we deliver learning to attract and engage millennial learners, but many of these articles seem to forget that organizations must deliver learning to learners across multiple generational groups.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses. Twitter is Just the Start - aLearning , July 5, 2010 Trade associations offer a lot of educational programs, don’t we?!? Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.

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Xperience 2019: Discover Exciting Keynotes and Register for Early Bird Savings


Access to incredible speakers is one of the top five reasons to attend conferences, according to a HuffPost article. This year’s program also features four all-new industry forums tailored to the specific interests of associations, nonprofits, K-12 schools, and event organizers.

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17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning


Articles/Posts. Megatrends in MOOCs: #4 Micro Learning Paths : This article (by Bryant Nielson) discusses how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)s can act as frameworks for a wide variety of micro learning activities. Associations/Events/Meet-ups.

14 Professional Development Opportunities Outside Work


Find a Professional Association. Join an association that emphasizes professional development in its activities. You can elect to join an industry association or one that operates on job function or customer base. Actively Read and Apply Lessons to Life.

3 Myths That Prevent You from Learning


Learning is not always a pleasure since it involves questioning what you thought you knew, coming up against your limits, making efforts to overcome them, repeating lessons or actions to master them, not necessarily understanding or succeeding the first time, etc. Articles Catherine Meilleur

Microlearning, Mega Results

Association eLearning

According to an eLearning Industry article , 70% of millennials visit YouTube Monthly. For an extra motivational boost, try adding gamification elements such as points for people who complete these mini lessons. More lessons complete, more points earned.

Three Ways to Integrate Off-The-Shelf Content Into Your Existing Training


It was your teacher’s job to integrate the textbook into her existing lesson plan, using a pre-made resource to back up the other materials she was using in class. JF Goldstyn, the chief learning officer at SQS, wrote in 2015 about the e-learning associated with SQS’s onboarding process.

Do humour and learning mix well?


Ziv argued that humour could do more than just mobilize students’ attention, suggesting that it could promote learning by the association of ideas. ” In his article Humour and Communication. Articles Catherine Meilleur

Shape the future with Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

Tai Calon Housing, a not for profit housing association, ran a coffee morning with pupils from the local Welsh school who were invited to help staff learn the language. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. Articles News Uncategorise

Using Microlearning to Accelerate Productivity


Learners access the lesson when they need it, use that information to accomplish their task, and consult the lesson when they complete the task again. Research shows that humans learn better when they’re given quick, relevant lessons. Articles Enterprise Learning

Training to align with the new world of Retail


Retail organizations face the unique challenge of training sales associates on an often ever-changing catalog of products. Associates need to be knowledgeable about the latest items in the store as much as ones that have been sold for years. Articles

Top 4 ways to drive learning in the new world of Retail


Training in this new age of Retail means meeting the learning needs of online associates as well as traditional in-store workers. Unless they're approached by a more appealing competitor, these associates are your best brand ambassadors and you should treat them like the gold they are.

How to Build an Online Learning Program with a Limited Budget

WBT Systems

You know your association should provide online learning programs to members and others in your industry. Take the time to understand your target audiences and their needs, so you can determine how your association can best meet those needs given your resources.

How to Leverage the Marketing Power of Social Proof

WBT Systems

Association members encounter an overwhelming amount of information every day from organizations pushing themselves into the already crowded professional development space. Your association can leverage the power of social proof when marketing your online learning programs. Your association can increase the power of your educational marketing efforts by leveraging four types of social proof. #1 What can your association offer to them in return?

Customer training your clients will love


Reduce calls to customer service (and costs associated with customer service). And that's where this article comes in. Articles Customer Experience Customer Training Enterprise Learning

Thoughts on new leadership in business and learning


Associated with that is new thinking about how to manage change, such as documented in Robert Sutton & Huggy Rao’s Scaling Up Excellence, and new structures such as in Dave Grey’s The Connected Company. Articles

Debunking Learning Myths: 12 Facts About Adult Learning

WBT Systems

Too many factors are at play to make such statements, including the learning method, the lesson’s content, the type of information conveyed, the student’s existing knowledge, and the information’s emotional relevance to the student. #7 Instructional designer Ellen Burns-Johnson said , “We probably all know people who read article after article on workplace productivity, but never seem to get any more done with their day. Shorter articles will not help these folks.

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3 Ways Your LMS Facilitates Reflective Learning

WBT Systems

In a recent New York Times article, The End of Reflection , the author looks at the negative impact of the ever-present smartphone in reducing time spent on individual reflection.

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

Sophie returns home after a long day of piano lessons and school. Delighted to note a new lesson updated on her online art history course, she promptly joins the virtual lesson. She goes up to her room and checks the notifications on her phone.

“Automating” your Classroom Training


For now, I’ll stick to today’s reality and avoid Elroy’s Little Dipper School (if this reference isn’t hitting home – check out this article about a popular futuristic show from my childhood). The value associated with improvement must be tangible and provide a net gain.

Selecting a Learning “Operations” System for your Training Business


rapidLD ( www.rapidLD.com ) is a learning & talent management consulting firm that provides our clients extensive experience in professional consulting & benefits from the ‘lessons learned’ of companies that have gone before you. Articles

Artificial Intelligence And How It’s Changing E-Learning

Your Training Edge

From social media to speech recognition, warfare to writing articles, coding to customer service – machine learning and artificial intelligence have become part and parcel of our urban lives. are joining hands to use machine learning to automate the process and serve up the next best lesson.

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5 Ways to Help Learners Stick with Your Course


This is the behavior that most of us associate with the habit. But a micro-lesson , or even something as small as logging into a the LMS every day can help learners stay engaged. And, once they log in, they may easily decide to stay to complete a short lesson or quiz. Create lessons that dovetail with daily routines. Maybe you deliver lessons in audio format so that your learners can listen while they drive to work.

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eLearning Around The Web

The eLearning Coach

Here is an end-of-the-year roundup of eLearning and related articles you might find helpful, interesting or enjoyable. You will need to register with the Guild, which enables you to become an Associate Member for free. Tags: DESIGN ISD RECENT ARTICLES elearning social media

The Perks of Offering Training Programs for Retail Employees


Training programs for retail employees can turn millenials and Gen Z—who are becoming the largest age group in the industry’s workforce—from casual workers to loyal associates.

Technical Communication: Applying Lean Principles to Documentation

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

As described in this article about Lean in health care , "Lean is an industrial managerial system that aims to eliminate process waste in the forms of transportation, inventory, motion, waiting, overproduction, over-processing, and defects." by Megan Pitkin.

How Can Enterprises Get Better Training ROI with Blended Learning Solutions?

Hurix Digital

A better option is to access online resources, upload on an online corporate training platform and then send the link to the article, PDF, presentation or a document to the learners. In this blog we talk about how blended learning solutions help enterprises get better training roi.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Do note some of these link up to dated articles. Marys City Schools, Links To Other Case Studies, And News Articles. 3 Challenges Associated with Mobile Learning. Lessons on mLearning.

Less Trainers; More Community Managers and Curators

Bottom-Line Performance

He writes a blog called The mLearning Revolution Blog and he publishes a weekly online “paper” (using theservice Paper.li) that aggregates blog articles on mLearning from others who have expertise in the topic.

How Can Enterprises Get Better Training ROI with Blended Learning Solutions?

Hurix Digital

A better option is to access online resources, upload on an online platform and then send the link to the article, PDF, presentation or a document to the learners. Pre and P ost-Training: Instructors can use readily available online resources to supplement their classroom lessons.