Learning Styles and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

This post is going to be somewhat different than in the past, specifically a result of the argument of the effectiveness of learning styles and if they even exist. No one mentioned e-learning which was part of the reference, specifically related to retention. Micro-learning?

The Advantages and Disadvantages of a Virtual Learning Environment

KnowledgeAnywhere

Of course, you might also consider a virtual learning platform, in which case you would join the 81 percent of companies who provide at least some of their training online. What is a Virtual Learning Environment? A virtual learning environment is an online system that allows education materials to be transmitted through the internet to transfer knowledge from organization to employee, or teacher to student.

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Differentiated Instruction and Corporate Training: Accommodating Diverse Learning Styles in the Workplace

ReadyTech

In other words, n obody learns in the same way or at the same pace. Everyone can learn—but just not in the same manner. Carol Ann Tomlinson, a leader in differentiated instruction and a professor of educational leadership, foundations and policy at the University of Virginia, defines this type of instruction as the need to consider students’ individual learning styles in order to create the best learning experience possible.

The Benefits of Activity-Based Training

Jigsaw Interactive

You’re excited because today you’re supposed to learn about a basic surgery — the appendectomy. She includes slides and a video presentation as part of her lecture, and by the end of class you feel like you’ve learned some important information. Immersive Learning.

Training Technology to Engage Learners

Jigsaw Interactive

The key to learning is engagement. Not only does a trainer need to focus on engaging their audience, but they need to leverage the technology they use to create the most effective learning environment possible. It is true that people have short attention spans when learning.

Not All Virtual Classrooms Are Created Equal

Jigsaw Interactive

Just like in-person classrooms differ from teacher to teacher, building to building, and state to state, so too do virtual classroom environments. In fact, the setup of your virtual classroom can literally make or break the school year for you and your students.

Exploring the Possibilities in Digital EdTech

Magic EdTech

Teachers who wanted to enrich the learning experience led real-time live discussions, labs, or other forms of interactive collaboration. Today, a huge range of digital technologies make it possible to teach each student based on his or her particular learning style, speed, challenges, abilities, and needs. A number of different apps and platforms allow teachers to create their own digital content and assessments using pre-made or customizable modules.

Exploring the Possibilities in Digital EdTech

Magic EdTech

Teachers who wanted to enrich the learning experience led real-time live discussions, labs, or other forms of interactive collaboration. Today, a huge range of digital technologies make it possible to teach each student based on his or her particular learning style, speed, challenges, abilities, and needs. A number of different apps and platforms allow teachers to create their own digital content and assessments using pre-made or customizable modules.

Top 6 KITABOO Features that Support Asynchronous Learning

Kitaboo

When it comes to developing and delivering successful online learning programs, a key consideration is asynchronous learning. It is essentially a student-centered teaching methodology widely used in virtual learning environments. . Reinforces Learning.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with 'e's

Here social media were used to connect people, enabling them to collaborate together in project work, small group learning and online discussions. The Social Web promotes collaboration Collaborative forms of learning are becoming increasingly popular methods of adult education, because they involve all students in the process of learning. One of the most popular activities on our wiki based learning programmes was called ‘goldmining’.

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The Training Technology Conundrum

CLO Magazine

Learning tools and strategies are increasingly focused on what can be done to make work more enjoyable and engaging. As a result, HR and learning and development departments have more training options than ever before and the chance to do something important: make learning relevant. The numerous tools available to facilitate virtual and on-demand webinar trainings complicate things further. The Perfect Learning Cocktail.

So many thoughts, so little time

Jay Cross

The top posts from sources selected for Informal Learning Flow in the first six months of 2009: Work on Stuff that Matters: First Principles - OReilly Radar , January 11, 2009. Productivity in a Networked Era – Assessing ROII (Return on Investment in Interaction) - Wirearchy , June 27, 2009. fMRI of Learning Styles: Confirmation of Visual and Verbal Learners - Eide Neurolearning Blog , March 30, 2009. Ten years after - Informal Learning , January 10, 2009.

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Free L&D webinars for March 2018

Limestone Learning

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: Open-Source vs. Closed-Source LMS: Why the Technology Your LMS Uses Matters When looking for a new Learning Management System, there are a multitude of questions that must be asked, starting with: What do I need my LMS to be able to do to allow us to reach our eLearning goals? In this webcast, you’ll learn the steps to become a mindful leader. Learn to meditate. Evaluate the results of a blended learning campaign.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: Mousify Your Organization’s Performance: Five Keys to Disney-Inspired Success Examine the five Walt Disney–inspired strategies for peak organizational performance—Purpose, Priorities, People, Platform, Process—and learn how Walt Disney applied each of them to his theme park business. Learn the method and you can make your own magic. Learning and development professionals use Xyleme to manage the entire content lifecycle in one place.

Cox Drives Sales Training

CLO Magazine

We wanted a solution that would help bridge the gaps so they could learn from one another after going through some regular product and sales-type training,” said Michael Whatley, Cox Automotive senior manager of learning design and operations in the media solutions group and sales operations. “We We wanted to give them a platform that they could communicate and learn best practices from one another.”. Ave Rio is a Chief Learning Officer associate editor.