What an offline player means for your learning community

Paradiso

Wouldn’t it be great if everyone had access all the time to the stuff they have to learn? Well, we are getting towards this with an Offline Player for your LMS. An offline player, in the context of elearning, is a program which allows learners to download elearning content when they are connected to the internet, then complete the training later when disconnected. Read on and find out what an offline player could do for your employees. The Offline Player.

Software for Associations | 15 Platforms to Consider

Web Courseworks

Your association is responsible for creating engagement opportunities—from continuing education courses to conferences and events—to help your members grow in their careers and meet like-minded professionals in related fields. Association management encompasses all activities related to achieving these goals, including program development, member communications, and recruitment. Association Management System (AMS) Software for Associations. Social learning options.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

The 3 C’s of Social Learning for Associations

WBT Systems

The 3 C’s of social learning for associations will help you decide what approach works best for your association members when incorporating social learning into the design of education programs. What is Social Learning? Like many individuals and organizations in modern society, associations maintain social media profiles for sharing content of interest to their members. How is Social Learning relevant to Associations? .

Why You Should Adopt Social Learning

EI Design

It is exciting to be part of the new era in corporate learning that leverages on social and collaborative learning. Today, social learning is more than a buzz and is increasingly used by forward thinking organizations to foster collaborative learning and more significantly its application on the job. Here is why you should adopt social learning, from both learners’ and businesses’ perspectives. Social Learning

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

“ The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm ”, a recently published whitepaper, outlines the potential for Associations to lead a much needed change in the current education industry. The authors of this whitepaper make a compelling case for associations to step in and bridge the growing education-to-employment gap by offering alternative, affordable, industry specific education programs for professional development and credentialing.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? What are the basic elements an LMS for Associations must have to deliver effective, engaging member education and certification programs, while also simplifying the delivery of learning for administrators? Being able to connect with peers, discuss challenges, and have a forum for conversation improves learner engagement among association members, whether the learning is on or offline.

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

That is what one senior exec said to me, the other day when it came to social learning. LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). Incorporate Social Q/A. E-Learning 24/7.

Creating Online Social Learning Membership Sites with Web Development Agency Owner, BuddyPress Expert, and StudyChurch Founder Tanner Moushey

LifterLMS

Learn about creating online social learning membership sites with web development agency owner, BuddyPress expert, and StudyChurch founder Tanner Moushey in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris and Tanner dive into what BuddyPress is and how you can use it on your sites to create a powerful social media experience on your site. You can even associate forums with specific groups.

Site 43

Focus on Millennial Learners to Benefit Members of All Ages

WBT Systems

There are countless articles describing how we need to change the way we deliver learning to attract and engage millennial learners, but many of these articles seem to forget that organizations must deliver learning to learners across multiple generational groups. In June 2016, an article in Association Now magazine referenced a study titled “ Member Engagement Study: Aligning Organization Strategy With What Matters Most to Members.”

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Last week we kicked-off the 2019 Talented Learning Awards by honoring the best learning systems in our first category – corporate extended enterprise systems. Specifically, today we focus on top learning and certification solutions used by trade and professional associations , mission-driven non-profits, commercial training providers, trade schools and subject matter experts. Of course, other kinds of learning software also deserve recognition. eLogic Learning.

Re-Energize Online Learning for Members

WBT Systems

If you have been providing continuing education programs or professional development training via your website or learning management system, but your members don’t seem to be interested in the training you are offering, how can you re-energize online learning for members? If your members are finding your online learning content to be a bit stale, or if participation levels are dropping, don’t despair! How Associations are Embracing Digital Transformation.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. sales team to handle more sophisticated learning technology buying opportunities and RFPs, and has expanded implementation and support services staff to provide a higher level of help, guidance, expertise and ongoing support. Mobile apps with offline content support and text push notifications. It supports both formal and informal learning effectively.

Leadership through Blended Learning: Sorority LMS Success

WBT Systems

Blended Learning programs are the ideal way to deliver leadership development programs as they are more effective at creating behavioral change and deep learning. When your organization is concerned with “Building Strong Girls” as is Gamma Phi Beta, the first women’s organization to be called a ‘sorority’, a blended learning approach supports the development of both leadership skills and organizational growth.

Continuing Education Providers: What’s Your Recipe for LMS Success?

Talented Learning

Associations , commercial training companies, academic institutions, and subject matter experts everywhere are competing for their slice of today’s lucrative CE pie. It also requires the right technology mix to support every aspect of the learning experience. From my perspective as an instructional technology analyst, that includes at least a baker’s dozen must-haves for your learning management system. 4) Social Learning. appeared first on Talented Learning.

9 Ways to Increase Online Student Engagement

WBT Systems

Online learning presents additional challenges. An online course that merely provides information is no better than any other in today’s competitive lifelong learning market. Your association must differentiate itself by offering online courses that engage, connect, and transform students. If you follow the nine steps below to increase online student engagement, research shows you will increase the level of student satisfaction, perceived learning, and actual learning.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

LMS stands for Learning Management System. Its name is very helpful in understanding what it is: a system which enables educators and trainers to manage student learning. The first item in the above list (on-demand content) is a key feature of a learning management system.

LMS 52

How Docebo 7.7 Helps You Amplify Digital Learning Experience to Produce Better Learning Outcomes

Docebo

To understand how technology will change the way people learn for the better, we must reflect as to how technology is changing the way we live. Personalized learning is one area of learning and development (L&D) that, until now, has been limited (and cumbersome) because the technology required to do it in an effective and meaningful way hasn’t been there. Support personalized learning paths for every learner. Updates to the Docebo LinkedIn Learning integration.

3 Ways Your LMS Facilitates Reflective Learning

WBT Systems

Reflection is an important part of learning, allowing us to process and comprehend new information, taking time to consider it in light of our experience, which helps us to create meaning and knowledge that can be applied to improve performance. In this modern world of ‘information at your fingertips’, how can your Learning Management System (LMS) help you to incorporate reflective learning in your education programs? 3 Ways to Facilitate Reflective Learning with your LMS.

What is blended learning? (benefits of blended learning in your LMS)

Docebo

Here’s a plot twist – the most modern approach to learning in the workplace: not shaken, not stirred, but blended. The cool part about blended learning models is that we’re not totally saying “out with the old and in with the new”, here. What is Blended Learning?

Top Open-Source LMS in 2020 to enhance your learning experience

PSB

Among the things and factors of your business that should be taken into account are budget, the Return on investment, a platform cost-effective, the number of employees, the training and learning goals, etc. Open Source LMSs can also be converted to social learning platforms.

SCORM – When you need Inter-Operatibility between E-learning Platforms!

Paradiso

What is it about SCORM ( Shareable Content Object Reference Model ) that the e-learning folks are going gaga over? The e-learning folks are a bunch of crackerjacks, who really get excited about the word ‘certified’… it sort of instills in them a feeling of ‘tour de force’, because of the sense of completion associated with the word ‘certified’. LMS SCORM compliance defines nothing other than the adherence of the LMS to the technical standards for e-learning products.

SCORM 74

Making face-to-face learning better with mobile

Ed App

AI-skeptics might assume that mobile learning is taking the human out of training, leaving us devoid of true connections. When mobile microlearning and face-to-face interactions come together, both are more effective in terms of learning outcomes and engagement.

Making face-to-face learning better with mobile

Ed App

AI-skeptics might assume that mobile learning is taking the human out of training, leaving us devoid of true connections. When mobile microlearning and face-to-face interactions come together, both are more effective in terms of learning outcomes and engagement.

Contemporary Employee Training Glossary

WalkMe Training Station

Research into effective adult learning has given rise to new tools and techniques. Adaptive learning. Adaptive learning uses technology to deliver a personalized learning experience. Adaptive learning is considered by many to be the future of employee training. Adaptive learning is designed to build employee competency, and can also improve employee retention and engagement. Adult learning theory. This is where adult learning theory comes in.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. It comprises of an “activity provider” telling what people did (whatever it was) and a learning record system(LRS) that listens and records. Track Learning Activities not Hosted on an LMS. Supports Blended Learning.

xapi 54

Tips and Strategies to Shorten New Hire Time-to-Productivity with Employee Onboarding Training

EI Design

Along with other Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) associated with HR and staffing processes, such as time-to-fill, time-to-productivity sheds light on the effectiveness of an organization’s hiring and onboarding process. And the best way to do so is through Mobile Learning solutions.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. It comprises of an “activity provider” telling what people did (whatever it was) and a learning record system(LRS) that listens and records. Track Learning Activities not Hosted on an LMS. Supports Blended Learning.

xapi 48

The personalisation puzzle

anewspring

explore the power of personalisation in learning. Personalisation of learning is one of the hot topics in learning today. To determine the pieces of the personalisation puzzle, we need to distinguish and describe several aspects of learning where personalisation can take place.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

LMSes can act as a catalyst to nurture the digital learning and training environment by providing self-paced, intriguing learning paths, and course creation methodologies to enhance productivity and employee engagement. . Communities of Practice / Culture of Learning.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

LMSes can act as a catalyst to nurture the digital learning and training environment by providing self-paced, intriguing learning paths, and course creation methodologies to enhance productivity and employee engagement. . Communities of Practice / Culture of Learning.

mLearning: What Are the Uses of Mobile Apps?

EI Design

Increasingly, Mobile Learning or mLearning is becoming an integral part of an organization’s learning strategy. Today, many organizations have a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy in place that recognizes the learners’ demand to choose the device they wish to use for learning. In this article, I will outline the usage of Mobile Apps for learning. mLearning effectively blends the “anytime-anywhere access” to varied forms of learning delivery.

What is eLearning? How Can I Use It?

Convergence Training

eLearning allows your employees to learn more about topics relating to their careers. Click the links to learn more about our training management solutions, workforce training eLearning course libraries, and custom training solutions. Download our Free Guide to Writing Learning Objectives. AICC stands for Aviation Industry CBT Committee, an international non-profit association of technology professionals. Learning Management System (LMS) Buyer’s Guide.

SCORM 40

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Respondents were from all size of companies, education, higher education, associations, non profits and other. Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Social Learning – 57.1%.

Top 10 enterprise Learning Management Systems

Ed App

Are you seeking to maximize the learning within your enterprise? Finding the right learning system will allow your employees to receive the benefits of a modern training program and result in better training results. These include tailored learning recommendations.

Resources from CSTD Webinar

Kapp Notes

Hope everyone got some useful information for designing games and simulations for learning. The Role of Games and Simulations in Learning. It is better to have one “expert” avatar and another “motivational” avatar in a learning environment rather than having one combined “mentor” avatar. Chicago, IL: Association for Psychological Science. The Proteus Effect: Implications of transformed digital self-representation on online and offline behavio r.

Resources from my presentation at Innovations in e-learning Symposium

Kapp Notes

The Innovations in E-Learning Symposium is really a top notch conference, small, intimate but with great attendees and speakers and I really like how both industry old timers (like me) and Ph.D. Why 3D, Games and Simulations Matter for Learning and Collaboration? It is better to have one “expert” avatar and another “motivational” avatar in a learning environment rather than having one combined “mentor” avatar. Chicago, IL: Association for Psychological Science.

RIP Old LMS… Say Hello to the Next-Gen LMS

Paradiso

We’ve seen people in the Learning and Development (L&D) having petrifying experiences when dealing with Learning Management Systems (LMSs). But no matter the hitches, the reality is that you can’t get learner data that is sorted, valuable and actionable without having a learning management system in place. Gamification expels ‘boring’ out and injects ‘fun’ in the learning process. Social Learning. Blended Learning. Mobile Learning.