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Self fulfilling prophecies

Learning with e's

My most recent post featured locus of control theory, and today's post is about the Pygmalion Effect in education. If you wish to delve deeper, you are advised to read the associated literature and sources. This is number 36 in my continuing series of blog posts about learning theories.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

Some LMSs offer advanced features that support performance management and social learning opportunities. Common MOOC platforms include: Coursera. Augmented reality takes a view of a real environment and augments it with additional information or effects. What is Creative Commons?

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Perspective Matters

Tom Spiglanin

They see us in the context of their job, their role in the community, their entire history with us, their knowledge of us, their experiences with others they consider like us, those we associate with, and much more. Training may be needed to address performance gaps.

I Believe in the Value of Sharing

Tom Spiglanin

I’m not talking about the monetary value of a social share (which business people are keen on doing ), but rather the less tangible value that comes from sharing knowledge, making an individual more productive, effective, and efficient.

Three Questions Every Workplace Trainer Should Ask

Mindflash

By understanding how an employee spends his day, the educator can identify whether their performance is a result of being well-matched to their job, or whether they may requires further skills training. How does it help you become more effective in your work?

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The Only Person Who Behaves Sensibly Is My Tailor

Performance Learning Productivity

Effective Metrics for Learning and Development I wonder what Shaw would think if he saw the way learning and development is predominantly measured in organisations today. " The study reported that mandatory training sometimes has a positive effect, but overall has a negative effect.

Let Employees Choose Their Own Training Materials

Mindflash

The employee has the ability to customize their learning — to assess specifically what they need to improve their performance — rather than be forced to participate in education that is defined by the organization. Image by Casie Yoder used under Creative Commons via Flickr user aflcio.

Fair measures

Learning with e's

Ipsative assessment is not a commonly known method, and yet most of us use it just about every day to measure ourselves. One place where this might be implemented is in reference to tests used with K-12 students in the United States, where teacher performance is currently popular.

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Design for life

Learning with e's

As usual, this is a simplified and concise interpretation, so if you wish to learn more, please read the associated literature. It can also be present in the design of the objects you use to perform the skill. This is number 30 in my series on learning theories.

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The shape of minds to come

Learning with e's

As usual, this is a simplified interpretation of the theory, so if you wish to learn more, please read the associated literature. Deductive reasoning methods can therefore also be applied to good effect in just about any lesson on any subject.

How to Run a Lean & Mean Learning Organization: 4 Strategies for Long-Term Success (and Profit)

Mindflash

So it was quite timely when new research from Bersin and Associates came out this month. Social learning interventions are an innovative way to reach more people, with fewer resources, and in a way that’s likely to be highly effective.

New Hires Not Working Out? Try Psychometric Testing

Mindflash

If under-performing salespeople went through interviews and completed specific job training and yet still lack traits need to achieve results, where is the gap? Miller Heiman, Revenue Storm, Kurlan and Associates, and Richardson.

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Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

In effect, through the use of social media and telecommunication technologies, these teachers are becoming global educators. It's asynchronous, but can still be a highly effective way of sending quality content to distributed student groups.

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The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 2

TalentLMS

In smaller organizations, where fewer people are responsible for all aspects of the training program, including budgeting, Excel can help you track down training-related expenses, course effectiveness (e.g.

Things to come.

Learning with e's

Taylor - chair of the Learning and Performance Institute and a veteran of the fields of skills, productivity and work based learning - will address the title: 'Does Learning and Development have a future?' Yes, things to look forward to.

Imagined worlds

Learning with e's

Creative and disruptive educators can think of much better ways to represent learning spaces. These help me to maintain my sense of space and place, as well as allowing me to perform my role effectively within this location.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

performance strategies that deliver a single purpose-focused outcome. Identify environmental and performance staging elements that align the experience into an emotive, engaging whole. Determine how a relentless plussing process improves performance for maximum results.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010 I recommend this simulation to all those who either are handling a globally distributed team or a project, and to all managers who feel that effective communication is one of the keys to business success. Creative Commons Use in For-Profit Company eLearning? However Amplify seems to be a much more effective tool for collaborative learning than any other freely available learning tools today.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Will the Real eLearning Industry Please Stand Up?

Learning Visions

– the names we know and associate with eLearning – Jay Cross , Ellen Wagner , Tony Karrer , Brent Schlenker , [insert your name here]. Is it the associations? -- the eLearning Guild and ASTD. Is it performance development?

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Principles for Designing 3D Learning Environments - Kapp Notes , November 19, 2010In yesterday’s Train for Success in-world seminar, I was asked about the principles for effective design for 3D learning experiences, here is the list of principles that can be applied to make a 3D Learning Environment (3DLE) successful. Principles for Effectively Designing a 3D Learning Environment. One article on the site takes apart some common myths about video games. Creative Commons (16).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Objection to Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

Vicki states as the first benefit of learning objectives: "Learners can focus more easily on what is important to their actual workplace performance." Based on their performance, learners will see if they are beginners or advanced, and where their gaps in knowledge might lie.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Content that helps people perform their tasks better. Performance Support: Sify eLearning see more examples at mlearnopedia.com Review or reinforcement: StudyCell Flashcard Pilots doing 30 days test that report back to their LM -- pocket Scorm.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning

Learning Visions

Thinking creatively is good. Thats way more creativity than I may have in me. During grad school I learned more of the page turner type of instruction and need a little guidance and brainstorming ideas on how to create effective and sound instruction for simuations.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design: Whats in a name?

Learning Visions

I wonder about this, for scaffolding is important for the effectiveness of resources that are used. There has been some special aura associated with the term instructional designer. Others hide behind the vail of "I dont want to hinder your creativity" so Ive learned who I ask for help.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better

Learning Visions

My argument is that if the information is presented as 'real' conversation it is more believable, more engaging and ultimately more effective. They are part of a network I am associated with and they do a FANTASTIC job with audio, narration, music, etc. Look at games like Mass Effect 2 as a perfect example. Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

I associate that style with video games and super-hero comics, which continue to be mostly "guy" things. If SL has this effect on other women, then it wont be the most effective place to send female employees as part of an elearning experience. However, ideas taken from Second Life, minus the cultural trappings, could be effective. Its also possible that as more video games appeal to women, women will develop better associations with the "look" of Second Life.

Dust-up at Training Zone

Jay Cross

Not through the kind of elearning of the 1990s but via the explosion of online communities which effectively democratise the way we learn. But then again I might be a dinasaur:) Peter Chief Executive TrainerBase The Association for Learning Practitioners Kevin Chamberlain , 26-Nov-08 Jay some of the way I am with Jay’s starting point about school systems but from there we start to part company.

Dust-up at Training Zone

Jay Cross

Not through the kind of elearning of the 1990s but via the explosion of online communities which effectively democratise the way we learn. But then again I might be a dinasaur:) Peter Chief Executive TrainerBase The Association for Learning Practitioners Kevin Chamberlain , 26-Nov-08 Jay some of the way I am with Jay’s starting point about school systems but from there we start to part company.

Dust-up at Training Zone

Jay Cross

Not through the kind of elearning of the 1990s but via the explosion of online communities which effectively democratise the way we learn. But then again I might be a dinasaur:) Peter Chief Executive TrainerBase The Association for Learning Practitioners Kevin Chamberlain , 26-Nov-08 Jay some of the way I am with Jay’s starting point about school systems but from there we start to part company.

Dust-up at Training Zone

Jay Cross

Not through the kind of elearning of the 1990s but via the explosion of online communities which effectively democratise the way we learn. But then again I might be a dinasaur:) Peter Chief Executive TrainerBase The Association for Learning Practitioners Kevin Chamberlain , 26-Nov-08 Jay some of the way I am with Jay’s starting point about school systems but from there we start to part company.