ASTD's Big Question for December 2008: New Learning

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is What did you learn about learning in 2008? Here are a few of the lessons I have learned. Mobile Learning Via Audio Lesson One: If you want to find out how to create effective mobile learning, purchase a Nintendo DS and some educational games. The third big learning was that organizations who seemed the least open, most secretive and most regulated jumped into Social Media with both feet while other industries are still floundering.

A Short Experiment: Six Word Lesson Plans

The Learning Circuits

I don't know how many of you have seen it, but over at WIRED , they did an article in which they asked a series of writers to follow in the footsteps of Ernest Hemingway and write an entire story in just six words. Along those lines and with a big tip o' the hat the the genius behind the creation of the Big Question - I have my only little contest going. Let's see who can write the best lesson plan of learning objective in only six words.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010 David Grebow suggested this month’s Big Question (thanks David). A Research Design to Evaluate E-Learning Projects - The E-Learning Curve , July 8, 2010 The case study design is useful when answering “how” and “why” questions, and in understanding the particulars, and diversity of a learning program. Early days yet, but a big success so far. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.

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Is L&D Ready for “The New Learning Era”?

Learning Wire

Early lessons from these turbulent times indicate that: This crisis is further driving digital transformation. We reached out to our network of L&D leaders to ask them three questions, in order to understand their mind-set and current areas of focus. The first question relates to their current state of mind, and the overview shows a mix of emotions, with most leaning towards the negative which is not entirely unexpected. Article L&D Best Practices

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My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , tutorial My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player by Kevin on May 17th, 2010 Updated: May 21, 2010 – Lesson I: Making Your Own Custom Articulate Player Actually, I started out with hopes of developing my own Articulate Engage Interaction. I’m not new to Flash or HTML, but Dave’s article along with supporting Screenr screencasts inspired me to give it a try.

4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

The Big Questions. And these are the big questions when it comes to deciding whether to go the custom vs. off-the-shelf route in Learning and Development. Each lesson was gamified and designed as a highly interactive experience. And we are back at the big question: What do you really want? And remember; this article kickstarts a series which will provide an in-depth look at custom eLearning vs. off-the-shelf products

Leadership Development Has Failed. But There’s a Better Model

CLO Magazine

A revolution is forming, presenting you, the learning leader with a big question. A 2016 New York Times article, “ What Google Learned from Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team ,” explains that effective teamwork is a win-win for employees and organizations alike: “people working in teams tend to achieve better results and report higher job satisfaction,” while “profitability increases when workers are persuaded to collaborate more.”.

How to Become a Learning Organization (An Interview with Michelle Ockers)

Convergence Training

We’ve written before about what a learning organization is and what are some of their traits, and we’ve even talked about how to integrate safety departments into learning organization efforts (see this Safety & Learning Organizations article or this recorded Integrating Safety into Learning Organizations ASSP webinar ). I wish there was a simple answer to that question. Side note: Here’s a link to an article about the Westjet hackathon. Do they ask questions?

Common Questions and Some Thoughts Around Blogs and Blogging

Tony Karrer

It started when he questioned the blogs cited on Gabe's list of top 19 eLearning blogs as ( eLearning Blog: Top 19 eLearning blogs ). His post are good to look at as an example of some of the common questions that people new to the world of blogs have. How to do share your thoughts/lessons learnt without seeming to be the expert"? Great question. Why aren't there "more substantial discussion" of the "big issues facing eLearning"?

Rapid E-Learning Trade-Offs

Kapp Notes

This month the Big Question on the Learning Circuit's blog has to do with rapid e-learning. Will reports on an article indicating that doctors who take longer to perform a critical procedure to identify potentially cancerous polyps during a routine colonoscopy find more polyps than doctors who rush through. It seems so obvious.but.The lesson, speed is not always a virtue.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Schooling for the K-12 Set

Learning Visions

See the article in the New York Times: Online Schooling Grows, Setting Off a Debate Despite enthusiastic support from parents, the schools have met with opposition from some educators, who say elementary students may be too young for Internet learning, and from teachers, unions and school boards, partly because they divert state payments from the online student’s home district. 10 years ago I cut my elearning teeth in the K12 market, working on projects for two big US providers.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Tony’s question is fairly specific, but anchored in the “what did I learn that I’m glad I did&# vein. Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. mean, you just hit the big red button and start recording. You’re tasked with outlining an eLearning lesson.

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Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Learnlets , May 10, 2010 In response to a query about why someone would question the concept of the LMS, I penned the (slightly altered, for clarity) response that follows: What seems to me to be the need is to have a unified performer-facing environment. Without trust, employees become what Judy Bardwick, in her article titled “The High Cost of Mistrust,&# calls actively disengaged. Today the big news is Scribd Switches to HTML5; Adobe To Make Tools for HTML5.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

David Merrill ] The Design of Everyday Things , by Donald Norman Other ID books of note that have been recently recommended to me: e-Learning by Design by William Horton (recommended by Christy Tucker ) What Every Manager Should Know About Training by Robert Mager (recommended by Dave Ferguson ) The Non-Designers Design Book by Robin Williams (not the comedian) (this was recently recommended to me by someone who asked the same question on LinkedIn.

Training - Performance Support - Learning - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

In the previous article, Reality eLearning , you can find some ways to get a sense of your audience’s workplace reality through interviews and observations.&#. eLearning Development: Instructional Design Lessons from a Sales Trainer - Upside Learning Blog , July 11, 2009. The Disciplines of Modern Enterprise Learning - The ASTD BIG QUESTION for July’09 , July 15, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. July 10, 2009 to July 17, 2009. Top Posts.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Solar power for your small and big mobile devices! Working With Online Learning Communities - Blogger in Middle-earth , April 1, 2009 This article was first published on Futurelab in January 2008. I've reproduced the text of the article here. Big Question: get your innovative eLearning ideas out no matter what others think! April 2009 - Getting Unstuck - The Learning Circuits Blog , April 1, 2009 Last month's big question got quite a great response.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

And I should hear note that I’m posting this in order to: (1) recommend Siva’s article, and (2) make an obvious point about MOOCs. Five Key Questions STEPHEN DOWNES: HALF AN HOUR | THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011. s Top articles on Working Smarter JAY CROSS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2012. 50 best articles on Working Smarter for the first half of 2012 JAY CROSS | MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012. Sharing lessons HAROLD JARCHE | FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2012. MOOCs are a big miss.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

Overall, I thought this article was a good read, although I found the title a little misleading. This article focused more on what instructional designers should not be (lone gunmen). Great questions Cammy. What do you think about holding getting answers and converting this into the big question for February on Learning Circuits? Hi Cammy, Your questions are really interesting. Rupa and Poonam.eLearning is a big industry in India.

NuggetHead Summary of Learning Solutions 2010

NuggetHead

See the Learning Solutions Magazine article. Big Kudo shouts out to Luis, Ina, Julie, and Garrick! From the first interactions via email to ensure we were all set with our credentials, to getting us registered and set up, to working with the hotel staff to ensure all the techno gadgets were in order, and to the endless questions we through at them all week. Many of the articles are written by Guild members and every free e-book is published with Guild member input.

Self-organized groups and the methods and ethics of accessing learning resources

The Learning Circuits

This post can also be read as my personal answer to the Big Question for December, since the Hole in the Wall (HiW) was indeed the most significant revelation of the year for me. His vague and unscientific but nevertheless informative answer gave her the minimum she needed to begin constructing her understanding of the lessons she wanted to explore.