15 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –10

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At Upside Learning, we have been doing our bit in spreading knowledge. This week we deliver you a dose of the latest in mobile learning, Web design & development, eLearning and Social Media. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Facebook isn’t just a great way for you to find old friends or learn about what’s happening this weekend, it is also an incredible learning tool.

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Learning Technology: How it can support workers to deliver results

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Learning and development’s future is set to be impacted by three key factors. . Meanwhile, new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, are expected to increase labor productivity by 40% , representing a clear indication that the need for skills development in those areas is paramount to enabling these new workers to do their jobs properly, while equipping them with the knowledge they need to adapt to change as those technologies continue to evolve. .

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Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

Forbes, Tech Crunch, or Mashable and you’ll find articles. For almost a decade now, we’ve been hearing that these “emerging” technologies will become viable solutions to add to the L&D practitioner’s toolbox. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to emerging technologies of any kind so I follow these discussions and explore where I can. The technology defined. Want to replicate our learning lab? Learning Design Training

Applying Learning Technology to Strengthen Training Delivery

Infopro Learning

There are many L&D challenges that modern learning technology can solve. Using the right tools can help your organization increase operation efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the quality of learning experiences you provide for your workforce. Learning Management Systems.

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

New Year is coming and we all are at the edge of planning and redefining a lot of things, so do the businesses and their learning departments. Nowadays, I have been observing that various new online learning solutions are popping every month and conventional classroom settings are getting even keener than ever to integrate new technologies into their content and strategies. In this article, we would explore what’s in the store for the novel learning methods in 2016.

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Future of Learning Technology – 2015

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The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read. I can only wonder at the pace of change of technology that the world has seen in last decade. Emergence of social media (and reviewed focus on social and informal learning).

The Aura Of Learning: Technology

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Following Alan Samuel’s article on Pervasive Learning "The OMNIPRESENCE Of Learning", he now examines ‘pervasive’ technology and it’s conscious and unconscious effect on learning…and looks for ways to harness and use the incredibly powerful ‘aura’ of knowledge within which we live and work. In my search for all the weird and wonderful technology that we […].

Learning Technology Essentials

Learning Wire

What steps should you take when bringing your designs to life with Learning Technology? You start by identifying your learner personas and the skills they need to learn, then the teaching methods to use, and of course the content you will create or source.

Recommended Research: Constructivism & Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Last week, we had an awesome virtual class on how to implement an effective gamification strategy within a corporate learning environment! In class, we briefly touched on some learning theories and research related to constructivism and the effective use of technology, games and gamification within the overall learning environment. I will also post my own summaries of select articles over the next few weeks. Video games and the future of learning.

Understanding the Learning Technology Ecosystem

Xyleme

What is a Learning Technology Ecosystem? As many companies move to remote working environments for the first time, the technology components of the learning ecosystem are becoming more important than ever before.

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MOOCs and Adaptive Learning Technologies

Your Training Edge

Two of the biggest promises of CBT have been universal access to education (especially with the growth of online and mobile technologies) and adaptive learning—the ability to personalize learning experiences for individuals. Now, with massive open online courses (MOOCs) continuing to proliferate and new adaptive learning technologies popping up, it looks like 2014 might be the year these two promises are finally realized, together. What is adaptive learning?

Advantages and Disadvantages E-Learning Technologies for Students

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Digital revolution affects education too, changing the whole learning process in so many ways. The word “e-learning” doesn’t sound unfamiliar to many of us these days. Moreover, most of us associate it with not only technological progress but also with big opportunities. But is e-learning really as effective as it seems? Blog articlesOr it cannot replace classical education (at least at this point)? Let’s find it out together.

13 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 25

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It’s no secret that effective learning cannot be achieved without a robust strategy. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Why You Need a Mobile Learning Strategy. Not having a strategy for mobile learning is itself a strategy. This is just one of the many reasons why you need a mobile learning strategy. How To Make The Right Call With Mobile Learning.

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What is the xAPI Standard and Why is it the Future of Learning Technology?

Docebo

Get ahead of the learning technology curve by enabling xAPI in your LMS. The same logic applies to choosing a learning management system (LMS) with the right course content packaging tools. AICC was formed during the early days of computer-based training to ensure the compatibility between learning content and early training technologies. Since blended learning is on the rise , the xAPI mobile features are crucial.

The Future of Learning Technology

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You will have undoubtably read many ‘future of learningarticles that predict the means and mechanisms for learning, extrapolating peripheral technologies that are entering the vernacular of L&D, but this article is different. This isn’t a crass oversimplification of technologies but a means of extending L&D’s expectation of technology and how it could serve us […]. The post The Future of Learning Technology appeared first on Looop.

Changes that are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology

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Original Article posted at 5 Changes Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology – eLearning Industry By Steve Lowenthal What Changes Are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology A perfect storm of disruptors is leading us all into uncharted territory. Given this uncertainty, it’s not surprising that Ambient research has forecast negative 14% growth for the … Continue reading "Changes that are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology".

Top 6 Learning Technology And Learning Engagement Trends For 2020

Dan Keckan

Given the massive technological disruptions, there is a pressing need for global businesses to focus on the future of L&D. In this article, we explore the top 6 learning technology and learning engagement trends that organizations can use to bolster their L&D initiatives in 2020.

Learning Thursday #10 – The Many Acronyms of Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points. Check out the last Learning Thursday here. Have you ever noticed how many acronyms there are in the learning and development industry? Every instructional design model, every teaching method, and every new flavor of learning technology has an acronym. Take learning technology vendors for example.

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This article shares how you can put wikis to work in your classroom. Lists and explains 5 trends that would be predominant in the LMS and mobile learning domain in the coming year. Check eight predictions in this article from Mark Suster via Tech Crunch. Children are motivated by learning through play and learn a lot through playing. This article has a great list of sites including blogs, curriculum resources, play and video games for children.

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 7

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This article talks how online education would influence the size and shape of buildings, the hours they operate and the types of interaction students have with teachers and classmates — whether across the room or across the state. Technology in the Classroom should include these 7 Learning Tools. Lists and explains 7 technology tools that should be standard technology in the classroom. 2010: The Year Technology Replaced Talking.

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This time around we decided to go all out on training and learning. And true to our commitment, we have covered the whole spectrum – from calculating the effectiveness of your training to delivering training to multi-taskers, from methods to engage learners with emerging and connective technologies to the future of learning. But our loyalties towards mobile learning cannot be questioned! Engaging Learners with Emerging and Connective Technologies.

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Cutting Through the Noise: Your Learning Technology FAQs [Part 1]

Degreed

The skills gap is growing, technological advancements are displacing workers, AI continues to change the way teams operate, and the list goes on. And all the while, expectations for learning leaders continue to grow. What’s a learning ecosystem? Technology

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And if you are still caught in the traditional school approach, know why integrating technology in classrooms is not just the need for the hour but how can it benefit you. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? 5 Reasons for Integrating Technology. Reasons for integrating technology in classrooms and schools far outweigh the reasons for not. Growing Up Digitally: The iPad As A Learning Device.

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Navigating Next Generation Learning Technology

Degreed

A single, integrated, all-in-one technology ecosystem may work for some organizations sometimes, but it won’t work for everyone all the time. Learning is already too fragmented, and it’s only getting more diverse and complex as new ways to learn like video, chatbots and augmented reality become mainstream. Diverse : They provide a diverse mix of macro-learning (like live and online courses) and micro-learning (like articles, videos, and search).

Leveraging Learning Technology: Why Learner-centric Training Is More Critical than Ever

Litmos

Learning technology has become more essential than ever with remote workforces and extended enterprises adapting to new environments. This technology allows people to consume their required compliance training and hone their skills from home. Pull learning.

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Collaboration tools let you create, edit, share, discuss, engage, communicate and collaborate with others in a meaningful way that helps us learn from each other. From e-Learning to iPad: How to Adjust the User Interface. This article focuses on one of the most important criteria for online instruction effectiveness – the interface. How can e-Learning, or computer based training, be more effective? Seven Technologies That Will Rock 2011.

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Taking Cues From Industry: Using Casual Games For Learning At DAU. This article talks about Defense Acquisition University (DAU) where games have grown from being closely aligned with both the learning objectives and the context of the acquisition workforce to the launch of the first Department of Defense casual gaming site. eLearning Conferences 2011 : eLearning Technology. Get Serious About Social Learning By Focusing On What Matters.

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20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13

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As people increasingly embrace social media and new technologies with open arms, social learning, informal learning and blended learning continue to gain a strong foothold in an organization’s learning palette. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? How Blended Learning Will Change the World. Time’s Up – Learning Will Forever Be Part Formal, Part Informal and Part Social.

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16 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 17

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Speaking of the iPad, the growth of mobile devices has led to an increase in social and informal learning. Know how you can evaluate this new form of learning effectively. Also, find interesting reads on eLearning and technology sprinkled finely throughout this post. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? How To Evaluate Social And Informal Learning.

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Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Talks how games are not just fun and engaging, but bring about effective learning as well. This article discusses some time and tried strategies for online teaching. This article tells you why. In its annual mobile technology report, Forrester Research has outlined the trends it expects to see in the coming year.

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Know how work would shape up in the future, major ideas that would change the world of training and how learning would soon turn mobile. For all you Tech savvy folks, get the scoop on how technology wires the learning brain and how HTML 5 aids cross platform development. While all you creative geniuses can learn some of the great iPad tools for graphic designers. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further?

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

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How To Revamp Your Learning Model. There’s a lot of talk these days about informal learning vs. formal learning. This article advocates the development of an Informal Learning Environment (ILE) to work in tandem with a Formal Learning Environment (FLE) to support both the learning process and its administration. eFront: Free Storyboard Templates For e-Learning. A list of free storyboard templates for e-Learning.

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As technology continues to infiltrate every corner of the K-12 educational space, mobile learning is slowly but clearly emerging as the ‘future’ of learning. Furthermore, you can learn some tips, techniques and best practices for developing mobile web apps. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? The Top 10 Reasons Your Mobile Learning Strategy Will Fail. Learning Formally or Informally…?

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What's the focus for learning technology in 2019?

Litmos

Even with the many changes to the learning-technology space in 2018, I do believe that 2019 is the year the lens will focus, and companies truly begin to understand the possibilities in front of them — just in time for all those 2020 predictions to come to fruition. This will be the year organizations realize the learning experience is not a technology but a strategy and will deploy technology to see that strategy through.

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We have also included a couple of guides and tips on some eLearning and mLearning topics that will help you in creating effective learning experiences and designing mobile apps respectively. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Once you have an e-learning course up and running, however, it has distinct advantages. Here’s why e-learning can be as easy as counting to 10.

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Learning Management System Acquisition Statistics. More organizations are looking to invest in Learning Management Systems as the economy slowly improves. This article on the Brandon Hall blog mentions new statistics on this new technology. Mike Baker looks at what makes a good teacher in this insightful article on BBC News. The constant stream of stimuli offered by new technology poses a profound new challenge to focusing and learning.

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Roundtable Learning Named 2021 Top Experiential Learning Technologies Companies

Roundtable Learning

21, 2021 — Training Industry today named Roundtable Learning on its 2021 Top Training Companies lists for the experiential learning technologies sector of the learning and development (L&D) market. View the 2021 Top 20 Experiential Learning Technologies Companies and Watch List. “Roundtable Learning is always looking to push the limits and find innovative training methods for our customers,” says Dan Grajzl, CEO of Roundtable Learning.