Learning Technologies Summer Forum: Microlearning, Our Thoughts

Unicorn Training

We had a great time at the Learning Technologies Summer Forum (LTSF), Kensington Olympia yesterday. Microlearning doesn't have to be just videos, it can also be infographics, peer-to-peer, documents, quizzes, games, web articles, interactive lessons to name a few.

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Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

I received a question this week related to Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank : I successfully launched a discussion forum for a small group of lending assistants within my bank. That forum is still up and running. Since that time, I have attempted to introduce the discussion forum tool to two other work groups within the bank but I have not been very successful.

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How to Stop Worrying About a Jobless Future? An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy

Coorpacademy

This article has been originally published in Bdaily Business News. Here are some extracts of the article: “We all know that Artificial Intelligence and automation are coming at us at breakneck speed. ” You can read the article in its complete and original form here!

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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. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Great stuff again this month. The following are the top items based on social signals.

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Are You Taking Advantage of Learner-Generated Content?

LearnDash

Where before learners simply had to read your course lessons and watch videos, content generation puts them in a creative position. Make your forum a central part of your online course. As we’ve discussed previously, online forums are a great way to build a community around your course. After a while, the lack of posting and updates makes the whole forum look like a graveyard of dead conversations rather than a lively center for discussion.

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

Learnnovators

Lessons learned by successful and effective managers are roughly: 70% from tough jobs; 20% from people (mostly the boss); 10% from courses and reading” Survey by McCall, Lombardo & Eichinger at the Center for Creative Leadership. 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.

My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

I’m not new to Flash or HTML, but Dave’s article along with supporting Screenr screencasts inspired me to give it a try. Leave a Reply Feed Recent Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player What Tools Should We Learn?

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] Does a sense of community matter in online training?

KnowledgeOne

While we looked at the first three in a previous article , we will explore here the latter. In their article Actively Engaging Students in Asynchronous Online Classes , Shannon A. The architectural elements they propose touch on the social dimension we discuss in this article.

How to Impress Your Guest: 5 Key Ways to Use Learning for Hospitality

Litmos

A great way to do this is to start a discussion forum that your employees can join and contribute to on a regular basis. Supervisory training can include many components, including lessons on communication skills, conflict resolution, team building exercises, and more.

ID and e-Learning Links (7/27/14)

Experiencing eLearning

Series of articles on LMSs. Research comparing teaching the big picture as an integrated whole versus a series of short lessons on single topics. Search the Articulate forums and resources. Five Steps to Evaluate and Select an LMS: Proven Practices by Steve Foreman : Learning Solutions Magazine. Selection, implementation, operation and governance, and the future of LMSs with xAPI. tags: lms xAPI TinCanAPI.

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Using LearnDash for Schools

LearnDash

In this article I will share some of the relevant features and add-ons used within the classroom (traditional education) setting. Resources – Other useful articles and resources worth reviewing. Lesson Drip-Feeding.

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14 Badge Ideas to Engage and Motivate Learners

LearnDash

I can see awarding this to learners who finish a course within a certain period of time, or who complete a certain number of lessons in a day. Looking around, here are a few more ideas that could work for online learners: Badges to encourage forum use: Conversationalist: For being active in the discussion forum. A badge recognizes them for their effort and marks them as a positive contributor to the forum. Scholar: For completing a lesson.

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“Automating” your Classroom Training

rapidLD

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). Articles Classroom ILT“Automating” your Classroom Training.

5 Ways to Help Learners Stick with Your Course

LearnDash

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. Or you can keep lessons the right length to fit in to a lunch break.

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So long, #TalkTech. Hello, #BLPLearn.

Bottom-Line Performance

Regular readers of the Lessons on Learning blog have become familiar with our #TalkTech chat over the last 2 years. It was our way of coming together once a week, curating the best learning technology articles from around the web, and holding a thirty minute discussion on Twitter.

eLearning as Part of an Informal Learning Strategy

Integrated Learnings

Much of my learning came from brainstorming with peers, participating in online forums , reading (articles, books, blogs, etc.), Compare that to making time to complete a 1-hour lesson. We could make short eLearning lessons available as a supplement to new employee training, or any other formal course. The formal course builds the foundational knowledge and skills required for the job, with short eLearning lessons available to help people advance their skills later.

The Ultimate Guide to Flipped Learning

Origin Learning

In the last article, Designing Blended Learning , we learnt a little about the various blended learning models. This article will focus on the Flipped Learning model. Create an online discussion forum for learners to collaborate and discuss their findings.

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5 Best WordPress LMS Plugins for eLearning Websites

Ayatas

In this article, we have discussed the most popular LMS Plugins for WordPress that help to create an e-learning website. Option for creating unlimited courses and lessons. in the lessons. Learndash has pre-built dynamic forums. Integration with forums.

What Can the E-Learning Industry Learn from Omnichannel?

LearnDash

But, insofar as learners can engage with the course across these platforms, content should be accessible and in-sync with the lesson plan. They join your community forum and begin watching videos and taking quizzes. The learner heads to work, but wants to review a lesson during their lunch break. Their earlier sign-in makes it easier for them to integrate with the learning group on Facebook, where they connect with other learners and share interesting articles to the group.

Playable UI, eLearning Challenges, and HapYak: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. We’ll usually include some commentary from the original team member who found the article, too.

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

We take turns finding interesting articles and curating them on the BLP blog. We identify three key topics that relate to the articles and pose them in the form of a question during the chat. eLearning Guild Online Forum.

7 e-Learning Trends You Should Follow in 2018

Your Training Edge

Since the learners no longer want to just mug up course material, but want to engage and get entertained, microlearning can enable them to learn things in bite size and then move to the next lesson after completely absorbing the previous learnings.

Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning

Docebo

An example of a spaced eLearning approach might be one microlearning lesson every day. For example, posting a link to a noteworthy eLearning article or video will give online learners the chance to expand their knowledge base.

6 benefits of social & collaborative learning

Docebo

Learning doesn’t stop when ‘lesson time is over’. Social learning is usually supported by a specific set of features for example, chat, forum, FAQs, blog, etc.

5 Guidelines for Evaluating Your Curated eLearning Content

Frooxl

The internet has countless videos, articles, blog posts, and DIY tutorials available at our fingertips. Check forums for mentions, and see if the content has been cited in any other blog posts or research reports.

Advantages of LearnDash Over other Plugins for eLearning Website Development

Ayatas

In this article, we elaborated the advantages of Learndash over other plugins for building eLearning courses. You can break courses into lessons, categories, topics, quizzes and rename them easily. LearnDash is one of the best LMS plugins available for websites offering online courses.

Connect LearnDash To 300+ Apps!

LearnDash

For more information on what Zapier is and how it works, see this article on their website. Send a notification (email or SMS) whenever a user completes a lesson.

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How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

Also, if an English course offers mobile learning options to students, mobile devices will almost surely be used to study lessons, complete quizzes, track progress, communicate with peers, etc. It’s tough to determine how many native English speakers there are in the world today.

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Helping Learners Pay More Attention: Can Classroom Strategies Work for e-learning?

G-Cube

In a classroom scenario, students are physically present in their classes, but not paying attention to all the lessons being taught. An article ‘Why can’t students just pay attention’ , throws light on the importance of increasing the attention span of the learners.

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

Also, if an English course offers mobile learning options to students, mobile devices will almost surely be used to study lessons, complete quizzes, track progress, communicate with peers, etc. It’s tough to determine how many native English speakers there are in the world today.

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Online Learning Tools to Improve Studying Process

Web Courseworks

Julie Petersen is a tutor and a blogger, who features the latest career and educational trends in her articles. You don’t have to wait for your teacher’s test to see how well you understood the lessons. First of all, you can read resourceful, practical articles.

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6 Ways to Encourage Informal Learning in the Workplace

LearnDash

Many of us don’t think of this as learning, because it doesn’t match the kinds of formal learning we recognize from the classroom—lectures, seminars, and organized lessons. If you have an internal forum, you could create a discussion board dedicated to interesting articles.

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

I’m writing this article to tell you that it’s a good business proposition to sell online courses from your own website. Facebook Groups, Forums and Niche Communities. Here’s the interesting part – You get to listen to your potential audience by being a member of Facebook groups, forums like Reddit and online communities like Quora. Each module should be broken down into lessons. Duration of each video lesson should be anywhere between 2 and 10 minutes.

Discussion Groups in eLearning: Why it Matters?

ProProfs

In the world of online learning, discussion groups, discussion boards, discussion forums or threaded discussions are of vital importance. A discussion forum offers a place to instructor-to-learner and student-to-student interaction to take place.

When Technology is your Friend: Regaining Control of your Content

Challenge to Learn

In this article, she talks about the journey towards digital learning in academic settings and offers some key lessons she has learned along the way. As I worked on improving my technology skills, here are some lessons I learned along the way.

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

Abila

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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Stop Planning, Start Doing

LearnDash

Sharing articles, networking with other bloggers, and (you guessed it) building an email list. Really make these couple lessons the highest of quality. Writing helpful articles on weightlifting and health and sharing in groups and forums. Perpetual planning will kill your business.