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Getting Learners to Collaborate in a Virtual Learning Environment

ScholarLMS

Traditional learning environments serve as natural hubs of social or collaborative learning. Collaborative learning in virtual or online learning environments, on the other hand, happens only if learning programs support and promote interactivity and learner engagement.

10 Benefits of Asynchronous Learning

Ed App

One of the hottest types of learning these days is asynchronous learning. In fact, you have probably done asynchronous learning at some point in time and not even realized it. So what exactly is asynchronous learning?

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Building a Modern Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

eThink Education

As we head into the second decade of the 21st century, now more than ever is the time to break away from traditional learning methods and start incorporating modern technologies and blended learning experiences into your training and education programs.

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Boost Learners Efficiency With Blended Learning

PSB

Introduction to Blended learning. Blended learning is a term that is increasingly used to describe how e-learning combines traditional teaching methods and independent learning into a hybrid teaching method.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes? What learning outcomes are “nice-to-haves” that you can reduce to focus on the“must-have” outcomes? Your teachers (and students) should be able to focus on content, not learning a new tool.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes? What learning outcomes are “nice-to-haves” that you can reduce to focus on the“must-have” outcomes? Your teachers (and students) should be able to focus on content, not learning a new tool.

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What are the top characteristics of the online teaching system?

Pinlearn

When you consider establishing the best online teaching system, you need to think about facilitating a flexible learning system within a structured, private, yet always open environment. There is no point in promising your users of a highly advanced learning management system but failing to deliver it. Your existing and potential students will have to see a clear course page with proper description, learning objectives, and videos of you presenting the subject.

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Decided to get Mooc'ed

Moodle Journal

The theme was connecting online for collaborative learning and teaching through Second Life. The live presentations included speakers reflective process on teaching and learning in fully online and blended learning formats. I was also pleased to see that Moodle was being used for asynchronous work with the synchronous side of things handled by WizIQ & Second Life. This guide covers: Why use game-based learning? Having read about them.

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3 LMS Must-Have’s to Support Synchronous eLearning

TalentLMS

One of the biggest benefits of e-learning is the flexibility it offers, learners anywhere around the world can all become a part of the same course and learning community. With all of this flexibility and the ability to cater to each learner’s preferred learning style, most e-learning course strategies are divided into what is known as synchronous and asynchronous learning categories. What is Synchronous Learning?

How Online Programs are Transforming Higher Education Learning

Hurix Digital

Online learning is simple, self-paced, interactive, and convenient. It’s no wonder that students are increasingly opting for online learning over face-to-face classroom programs. The following are some of the benefits of online learning for higher education students: 1.

Elements of Blended Learning Strategies

Origin Learning

Blended learning is a powerful approach to make training an inherent part of corporate culture. Not only does it reduce the reliance on traditional classroom training, it also makes sure that learning is an all-time, enterprise-wide activity which learners can undertake at their own pace. Today’s blended learning strategies focus on how to combine the various learning techniques to achieve the overall aim of knowledge building. E-Learning. M-Learning.

Course Continuity Planning: Preparing Your Learners for the Unexpected

eThink Education

When building a learning program, it’s important to consider how you can maintain and progress in the face of any disruptions to your traditional training models. Technology, which is the cornerstone of digital learning, can be one of the more frustrating parts of remote instruction.

Blended Learning: What It Is, Why It Matters & How to Apply

learnWorlds

Blended learning is an educational approach that combines both traditional ways of teaching (e.g., If you are an educator interested in getting to know more about blended learning, you have come to the right place. What is Blended Learning in the Classroom?

Top 6 Canvas Alternatives and Canvas Competitors in 2021!

PSB

Canvas LMS is an open-source cloud-based application that comes with an astounding list of features and provides an engaging learning environment available for its users. Listed among Canvas LMS competitors, Moodle is an open-source learning management system that is user-friendly.

Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

The huge wave of internet in last few decades has led to the evolution of online based user experience, whether it’s about searching, marketing, shopping and learning. Much discussed topics in few of my previous articles have been MOOCs, video learning and other online modes that are extensively being used all over the world. Educators might be concerned to think how well the digital environment boosts students’ participation.

10 Active Learning Methods for Super Engaged Corporate Learners

eFront

In today’s ultra-competitive work environment, the organization that trains in the most effective and efficient manner possible will always gain the upper hand. With emphasis on process, performance, and employee motivation as the keys to success, there is no denying the fact that learning has become a barometer of an organization’s competitiveness. The preferred learning approach has now turned the way of active learning methods. How to promote active learning?

Top 6 Paradiso LMS Alternatives and Paradiso LMS Competitors in 2021!

PSB

With the advancement in online training and learning, learning management systems are high in-demand as they are flexible and offer seamless learning and training experience. Introduction.

Top 6 Paradiso LMS Alternatives and Paradiso LMS Competitors in 2021!

PSB

With the advancement in online training and learning, learning management systems are high in-demand as they are flexible and offer seamless learning and training experience. Introduction.

3 Reasons Curatr Doesn’t Have A Discussion Forum

HT2 Labs

Curatr is our Social learning platform and it specializes in getting people talking. Using content curated from around your organisation or the wider web, Curatr allows course designers to challenge learners to take part in conversations and contribute back to the learning environment with content of their own devising. This active-style of learning – where people actually contribute back to the platform as well as consuming content, has led to excellent results.

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Learning Engagement in a Time of Zoom Fatigue

NovoEd

The platform, along with other video services, has been a lifeline for those working, learning, socializing, exercising, and worshipping from home. This level of disengagement is worrying for any aspect of business, but is especially concerning for the success of workplace learning.

Best Practices to Create Custom E-learning Courses

CommLab India

Custom e-learning courses are superior to off the shelf courses in almost every aspect. They not only convey your learning objectives effectively, but also maintain your brand’s tonality. Below are some of the elements that can be tweaked to suit your company’s requirements: Font sizes, colors, backgrounds, themes and the learning environment. All of the learning content: Audio, video, texts, graphics, etc., Promote Collaborative Learning.

Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

We’re getting creative about how we communicate, sourcing new tools and strategies, and more than ever now, leveraging online learning. This informal learning trend is unlikely to change soon, so training professionals need to find a way to address it.

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The Virtual Reality

CLO Magazine

Why companies are taking a wait-and-see approach to virtual leadership development and how striking a balance between technology-based and face-to-face learning is important. Transforming the math that dictates the reach and scale of corporate learning through virtual technology is attracting CLOs’ attention and a growing flow of venture capital. I don’t suspect that we will ever go to a place where we have only technology-based learning or e-learning.

Building a Performance Ecosystem

CLO Magazine

By combining the power of the human brain with technology in a way that facilitates work, collaboration and communication, leaders can turn learning into multifaceted performance support. Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. Lots of the opportunities to improve come through the network, through the people we learn with and from. Learning leaders should facilitate this learning to optimize outcomes.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Some notes: Polls: Most attending work in L&D with some HR, IT, and learning services providers. Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Most learning professionals view social media as valuable to learners, and usage is growing.