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70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Performance Learning Productivity

This is a re-post of an article by Cal Wick of Fort Hill. A last group discounts it claiming 70-20-10 has no research to back it up and that it provides little value because the numbers are not accurate. So some have said that 70-20-10 doesn’t come from any research.

Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning

TOPYX LMS

In the article What Is Informal Learning? , Here are 3 examples mentioned in the article Where Did the 80 Percent Come From? In 1999, researcher Allen Tough spoke on the importance of informal learning at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

Why the World Needs Research Translators

Will at Work Learning

Research translators are people who read research articles from scientific refereed journals and distill the wisdom from those articles into practical recommendations for practitioners. Some researchers are brilliant in translating research into practice.

Article Review: Overcoming the Fear of Feedback

Pract.us

What I learned from this article. Rodsevich sites psychology research that suggests we remember negative experiences more than positive ones, which probably evolved as a survival mechanism. This article has some great strategies for overcoming fear of feedback.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

and research led us to identify that one. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.

25 ELearning Articles For Noobs

LearnDash

If you are starting out in elearning, or if you are just researching possible professions, then I would recommend you have a look at the pages listed in this article. 25 Articles for ELearning Noobs. 5 Must-Read Instructional Design Articles – Instructional design is an expanding field. 5 Must-Read LMS Articles – At some point you’ll need to know about learning management. Every journey has a beginning, including our professional endeavors.

Brain Based Learning and Neuroscience – What the Research Says!

Will at Work Learning

Articles abound. In this article, I will describe where we are with neuroscience and learning—answering that question as it relates to this point in time—in January of 2016. After each question, I briefly state the correct answer and cite research from top-tiered scientific journals.

Upcoming Webinars, Articles and Events

Kapp Notes

Topic: What Research Tells us About Designing and Creating Game-Based Learning. Participants in this session will learn the answer to these questions by examining the research on game-based learning. You’ll see many examples of game-based learning for performance improvement and highlights of how organizations have used games to achieve learning success, and discover how research-based practices fit in with today’s need for quick, effective online instruction.

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Research Reviews of the Spacing Effect.

Will at Work Learning

I've been following the spacing effect for over a decade, writing a research-to-practice report in 2006 , and recommending the spacing effects to my clients and in the guise of subscription learning (threaded microlearning). One of the fascinating things is that researchers continue to be fascinated with the spacing effect producing about 10 new studies every year and many research reviews. Here are a list of the research reviews from most recent to earliest.

Our 10 Best Corporate Learning Articles of 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

To help you sort through the clutter, I’ve gathered the ten top articles from both our Bottom-Line Performance and Knowledge Guru blogs from the past year. This article by Sharon Boller was widely shared in learning and development circles for good reason.

10 Must-Read Articles About Blended Learning

TalentLMS

We gathered top 10 articles about blended learning that will not only explain the idea behind combining learning techniques but also give you answers to your questions and tips on building your very own blended learning strategy. Asynchronous and synchronous learning mixed together?

Article Review: “Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More”

Pract.us

But behavioral psychology writer James Clear suggests in his recent article “Motivation is Overvalued. What I learned from this article. Clear cites research showing that if you use a smaller dinner plate you eat less. The right environment can make progress much easier.

Top 10 Articles About Flipped Classrooms

TalentLMS

We gathered for you 10 articles defining flipped classroom, showing different points of view on this new teaching method and there are also some tips for those of you who decide to flip the classroom. In this article you will find 5 reasons why flipping the classroom is not such a good idea.

10 Must-Read Articles About Asynchronous Learning

TalentLMS

Last month we published a list of top 10 articles about synchronous learning so it’s about time to take a look at the opposite approach – asynchronous learning. From the same article we started our list of top 10 articles about synchronous learning.

L&D lessons from learning games research

Sponge UK

Some of the most useful reports are meta analyses of different studies that reveal the trends common to all the games research. Research into learning games Robert T. Hays set out to find evidence of the effectiveness of learning games by analysing articles on the practice.

ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. ASTD conducted a free webinar on that research report this week. Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Research

10 Must-Read Articles about MOOCs

TalentLMS

Here are 10 articles you must read about MOOCs: 1. Which is what makes this article an important ‘must-read’ on everyone’s list. With more and more prestigious educational institutions jumping on the MOOC bandwagon, additional research is now begin performed.

Game To Teach Researching Skills

Web Courseworks

This past week our gaming department at Web Courseworks has posted a new blog entry on Games Can Teach , about an intriguing experimental game that the University of Michigan Institute of Museum and Library Studies has been using to tackle a trending problem in today’s academic world: bad research habits. This game, called BiblioBouts , aims to teach students how to properly research subjects for their academic needs. BiblioBouts eLearning games interactive research Serious Games

14 Articles on MOOCs

Jay Cross

Massive Open Online Courses Views & Research – The Conversation. great article collection. Participant support on massive open online courses | Kop | The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning. Article: [link].

The 18 Most Interesting Articles and Interviews in 2015

WalkMe Training Station

These 18 articles and interviews, written by the best employee training, discuss the challenges training managers today face, upon the shifting world of eLearning, and especially the collision of formal and informal learning.

10 Must-Read Articles About Big Data

TalentLMS

This week we gathered top 10 articles about big data to show you the potential of assesing and analyzing various data for eLearning industry. The Big Data Revolution This article shows how using Big Data can improve eLearning for both learners and trainers.

Games and Gamification: Research from the eLearning Guild

Knowledge Guru

It includes numerous case studies and examples of games being used in the workplace today, and summarizes recent research on games for learning. Research Support Games and Gamification for Learning. The post Games and Gamification: Research from the eLearning Guild appeared first on.

5 papers every learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

I don’t read as many journal articles as I’d like. Educational Researcher , 27(2), pp. While their focus is set firmly on the traditional one-to-many mode of delivery, their advice is grounded in research and real-world experience.

5 Must-Read WordPress LMS Articles

LearnDash

Over the years though I have sought to change this by providing opinion pieces and how-to articles around WordPress based learning management. 5 WordPress LMS Articles You Should Read. With every year that goes by we see elearning make its way into new markets.

Research Spotlight: Learning Analytics: A Practical Pathway to Success by Sharon Vipond and A.D. Detrick

Learning Solutions Magazine

This article reviews some of the basic concepts and practical advice. Learning Research Management Training StrategiesThe eLearning Guild’s newest white paper provides timely information and guidance that supports and extends the ongoing. goals of the September 2016 Data & Analytics Summit. presented in the white paper.

Learners' Often Use Poor Learning Strategies -- From a Research Review

Will at Work Learning

I just read the following research article, and found a great mini-review of some essential research. Experiment-Specific Findings: The article shows that simulations—the kind that ask learners to navigate through the simulation on their own—are more beneficial when learners are supported in their simulation playing. Researchers’ Review of Learners’ Poor Learning Strategies. The research article is available by clicking here.

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

Kapp Notes

Fengfeng Ke, a researcher focusing on digital game-based learning, computer-supported collaborative learning, and simulations for instructional use, conducted a review of 89 research articles that provided empirical data on the application and effectiveness of computer-based instructional games. She classified the studies into five different areas to examine separate research questions.

Article Review: “How the Best Onboarding Works: Does Your Process Measure Up?”

Pract.us

In Stacy Lindenberg’s article for Learning Solutions Magazine, she cites research that 90% of new hires decide whether they’ll stay with a company in the first six months. What I learned from this article.

10 Ted Talks That Will Help You to Make ELearning Meet Modern Learners’ Needs

JoomlaLMS

Recent Bersin by Deloitte research on changes transforming learners’ needs inspired us to share with you informative TED lectures that will help you to make your eLearning project satisfy modern learners’ needs and be appealing to society and market changes. Blog articles

eLearning Guild Research: Karl Kapp on Using Stories by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Research shows that stories are extremely powerful tools for learning. This article explains why you need to read the report. Design Strategies Immersive Learning Learning Research Training Strategies That’s because our brain has a.

Research Spotlight: Academic Learning Management Systems 2016-2018 by Sharon Vipond

Learning Solutions Magazine

This article summarizes the results of The eLearning Guild’s latest study on the academic. Learning Research Learning SystemsLearning management systems are ubiquitous today in higher education. They are integral to the experiences of students. and faculty alike, and to the communication and management plans of academic institutions. But what is in store for. academic LMSs in coming years?

Article Review: Critique of Malcolm Gladwell's Oversimplification of the 10,000 Hours Rule.

Will at Work Learning

Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool -- one of whom is the world's leading expert on how expertise develops (Ericsson) -- have critiqued Malcolm Gladwell's popularization of the 10,000 Hours Rule in a Salon article , adapted from their new book, “ Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise. ”. . .

Research for Practitioners!

Usable Learning

So the first column of what will hopefully be a longish running series for the elearning guild is up — it’s an effort to make learning-related academic research more available to a professional practitioner audience: [link].

Five Biggest Mistakes in Onboarding: What the Research Says.

Will at Work Learning

This article first appeared in my Newsletter in the October 2013 issue. Fortunately, recent research highlights onboarding best practices. If organizations would just use the wisdom from the research, they’d save themselves money, time, and resources—and employees in those companies would have to deal with many fewer headaches. Recent research suggests that the following factors are helpful in ensuring onboarding success: . The research is very clear about this.

Can Instructor Attractiveness lead to Higher Smile-Sheet Ratings? More Learning? A Research Brief.

Will at Work Learning

In a recent research article, Tobias Wolbring and Patrick Riordan report the results of a study looking into the effects of instructor "beauty" on college course evaluations. Given that the data was previously collected through routine evaluation procedures, the researchers could not be sure of the quality of the actual teaching, nor the true "beauty" of the instructors (they had to rely on online images). . The research isn't a slam dunk, but it may be suggestive.

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Top 7 Custom eLearning Articles on our Blog in 2013

Bottom-Line Performance

Our goal is to educate and inform, and to that end we invest considerable time creating and researching content that the learning and development community will find useful. You’ll notice that games and gamification are mysteriously not on this list of articles.