All You Need to Know About Switching from Traditional to Online Learning

Hurix Digital

Traditional formats of face-to-face, uni-dimensional learning are no longer effective tools for training. Instead, an ecosystem of simple, efficient, and contextualized learning processes has been created. Related Read: Is Online Education Better than Traditional Education?

How to become a better asynchronous e-facilitator

The eLearning Nomad

It’s been 15 years since I read Gilly Salmon’s ‘E-moderating: The key to teaching and learning online’ which, back then, was the book to get you started as an e-facilitator. In other work/learning environments, we’ve had to adapt and come up with our own approaches – because an e-facilitator isn’t an e-tutor. Our online learning events are designed differently and this shapes the e-facilitation methods used. But there is a lot we can learn too.

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How To Make eLearning Smooth And Engaging: Tips And Tools

Dan Keckan

All educators and students around the world admitted that learning from home is more complicated than they thought. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Best Practices Asynchronous Learning Advantages Learner Engagement Learning Motivation Online Learning

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

If you’re new to eLearning or online training, it can seem like you’re wading through alphabet soup with all the various anagrams and terminology used in this industry. Grab a spoon, and let’s dig in to the soup, with this eLearning glossary. eLearning -Also referred to as internet-based learning, web-based learning, and online learning is any training or education delivered via computer.

Train your Team with Synchronous and Asynchronous eLearning

PSB

The major benefit of eLearning is that one can learn from any part of the world about anything. Elearning has grown in popularity and accessibility, attracting students with its schedule-friendly format options. Synchronous eLearning can also be called as real-time learning.

How can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles?

The eLearning Nomad

Repost and update from ’ Can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles? ’ (November, 2013). Many adult learners consider the packaged e-learning modules offered by their organisations a necessary pain. Because most e-learning doesn’t adhere to adult learning principles. The most common e-learning ‘solution’ is the self-paced module, yet it is the approach that gives us very few opportunities to adhere to adult learning principles.

Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation with Patrick Randolph from TalkWheel about different kinds of asynchronous conversation models that are emerging and how they might fit into broader eLearning Initiatives. There's obvious value in bringing the classroom collaboration dynamic to online learning. We also see it in twitter (see Twitter for Learning ). While Twitter is asynchronous, it's not easily used as other kinds of tools for discussion.

Best Online Learning Sites 2021: LinkedIn Learning, SkillSoft, uDemy Business, Coursera for Teams

Roundtable Learning

Off-the-shelf, third-party online learning content is common for organizations who don’t have the internal resources to develop their own training and is a reliable source of ongoing learning for your workforce. . What Are The Benefits Of Online Learning Sites?

Asynchronous Learning vs. Synchronous Learning

Designing Digitally

The digital era has ushered in a new wave of educational tools, learning methods, and learning content delivery types. Microlearning, mLearning, online learning, and other eLearning modules are being used by various industries to change the face of education as we know it.

The 10 essential features of an ideal online learning delivery platform

Your Training Edge

The world of eLearning has flourished in the last decade. Online teaching tools are evolving to boost efficiency, bridge gaps as soon as they appear. An LMS Software (LMS) is one such platform that is helping to improve eLearning ROIs, increase learner motivation, and create effective online learning programs. Amidst the changing education landscape, learning management systems have gained a strong foothold.

Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. Support teacher learning and growth every day.

The social dimension in online learning

KnowledgeOne

Our exchanges with others play a fundamental role in our ability to learn, first as human beings, but also as learners. It is therefore difficult to hope for quality learning without this fundamental dimension. Social presence in online learning has several positive effects.

Communication tools to increase engagement in online learning

KnowledgeOne

More than ever communicating in any online course is mandatory and one of the essentials means to ensure engagement in the learning process. Through synchronous online tools you can interact with your students in real time. Examples of tools: Zoom. Asynchronous.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Step 2: Rapid Development of Online Content . What can be delivered online as-is and where are there gaps for lessons that would have done face-to-face that now needs to change? . Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes?

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 3

CourseArc

You have successfully launched your lessons online. As an educator, students and parents are looking to you as an expert, even if you’ve never taught online. Even if online classes have been launched, it is not too late to offer an online orientation.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 4

CourseArc

After following steps 1 to 3 in your journey, you are now several weeks into teaching online. Evaluation is necessary to ensure students are meeting learning outcomes and preparing for promotion to the next grade level. Evaluation “of” and “for” Student Learning.

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Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. Support teacher learning and growth every day.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Step 2: Rapid Development of Online Content . What can be delivered online as-is and where are there gaps for lessons that would have done face-to-face that now needs to change? . Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes?

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 1

CourseArc

Now the entire remainder of the year’s curriculum has to be taught online? Start by identifying what roles are already in place and how these roles can contribute to your transition online. . Does your organization have publisher content that has online components or an online textbook?

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Online Learning VS Traditional Formats: The Big 4 Benefits of eLearning

eFront

The debate to compare the differences and similarities between online and traditional learning environment is as old as 1999. But how do traditional and online learning formats actually differ , and what can you expect from a transition to eLearning? The decision whether to study online or in a traditional environment is not as conflicting as before. Online learning is no longer the “easy way out”, as one might have thought in the past.

Developing Online Programs Efficiently and Effectively

CourseArc

As entire departments and schools migrate to virtual classes, there is an increasing demand for online learning and working. At CourseArc, we excel in developing tools so that online learning is a seamless extension of face-to-face programming.

How to Help Your Employees L-O-V-E Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

offer corporate training via an online platform? There are several reasons for this, reduced costs of learning and increased convenience for learners being just two of them. Another reason why company leaders choose to offer their employees online learning is because online learning, or eLearning, is easy to engage with. Still, not every learner loves online learning. How to Present Online Learning in a “Safe” Way.

Our Collection of Learning Management Tools

Ed App

We’ve collected the best learning management toolslearn more about them here. Knowledge Management Tools. Game Based Learning Platforms. Learning Management System Vendors. Tool Recommendations. Training Content Development Tools.

Coronavirus Update

CourseArc

A Letter to CourseArc Clients, We know that our clients are champions of high-quality online learning and are already creating and deploying online content for your learners. Lunch and Learn Sessions. Learn More and Register Today Resources.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 3

CourseArc

You have successfully launched your lessons online. As an educator, students and parents are looking to you as an expert, even if you’ve never taught online. Even if online classes have been launched, it is not too late to offer an online orientation.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 4

CourseArc

After following steps 1 to 3 in your journey, you are now several weeks into teaching online. Evaluation is necessary to ensure students are meeting learning outcomes and preparing for promotion to the next grade level. Evaluation “of” and “for” Student Learning.

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Online Learning vs. Distance Learning

Illumen Group

Once interchangeable, these two terms today definitely indicate two distinctive types of learning. Online learning and online learning tools simply means that the source of the tool the learner is using is web-based, cloud-based, or is generally available through the internet. It can be accessed anytime, anywhere (asynchronous). It can be a stand alone training experience or part of a blended learning experience.

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. But we do realize that real-time e-learning experience is not always an option. For those of you who don’t want to set time limits for your learners, we harvested 10 must-read articles about asynchronous learning. Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Where do we start?

How can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles?

The eLearning Nomad

Repost and update from ’ Can we develop e-learning that respects adult learning principles? ’ (November, 2013). Many adult learners consider the packaged e-learning modules offered by their organisations a necessary pain. Because most e-learning doesn’t adhere to adult learning principles. The most common e-learning ‘solution’ is the self-paced module, yet it is the approach that gives us very few opportunities to adhere to adult learning principles.

What Is “Online Learning” And How to Do It Quickly and Easily During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Convergence Training

With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing many people to work from home and reducing or entirely ending meetings for classroom-style, instructor-led training, there’s an understandable move to put instructor-led training online. Consider Blended Learning Approaches. eLearning courses.

Best Practices for Effective Online Course Development

Hurix Digital

Regardless of why you choose to do it, learning brings you closer to your dreams. The phenomenon of digitalization has arguably gifted pedagogy its greatest strength, i.e., online learning. Online courses and online course development have taken the education industry by storm.

Tool and tips for the online flip

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

The whole world is aiming at 'social distancing' As a facilitator, trainer are you going to cancel lessons and workshops or do you opt for online? It may sound challenges, but now is the time to try that online approach, or experiment more than you did before. Here you can learn more.

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How To Use Proven Virtual Learning Activities To Boost Your Training

Spark Your Interest

Virtual learning sessions using a platform like Zoom, WebEx, or Adobe Connect, have become commonplace. They are often the first step organizations take to provide online learning. And it is easy to set-up a virtual classroom to start your online training.

Online Learning Activities to build Learning Communities

TalentLMS

Online learning is seldom complete without reinforceming activities which provide evidence that learning did take place. When designing any online activity with social media as an engagement strategy, the instructor must bear in mind Bloom’s Taxonomy (Sylvia, 2014). Active learning requires learners to think critically and reflect on what they know, as they actively engage in learning activities to make meaning of the content and acquire knowledge (Steveredes, 2012).

How do I know what e-learning approach is right for what topic?

The eLearning Nomad

The vast majority of online articles about e-learning are about compliance training or academic e-courses, so why would you do things differently? Consider the online training you’re about to develop… what do you want to achieve and what approach would be best to do this? This is where a tool like Articulate is appropriate. This is way beyond training how to do things or learning how some expert is doing things. appeared first on DynaMind eLearning.

Mini Glossary of Elearning

KnowledgeOne

Elearning has evolved significantly over the last few decades, particularly with the advent of digital technology and Web 2.0. What is synchronous elearning? Synchronous elearning refers to one of the two types of interaction that can take place in an elearning environment.

‘Discussion forum': don’t let the name of the tool put you on the wrong learning design track

The eLearning Nomad

They’re usually called discussion forums or discussion boards and are the most commonly used tool for answering questions as well as for any conversations we have in an online learning space. The term discussion forum implies that the tool has to be used for discussions. Yet, this isn’t a learning task. Universities make it compulsory to post in online course forums because, without the threat, people don’t do it. Discussion’ isn’t really a learning task.

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What is eLearning? Everything You Need To Know

Roundtable Learning

Think about the last time you learned something new; whether it was a new computer program, onboarding at a new company or taking a new class. More likely than not, you used some kind of eLearning tool to facilitate your learning experience. Types of eLearning Tools.

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

This is our most popular Managing eLearning post every year, and by now we know you want to see the hype curve first. Here it is: Our 2018 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. As always, we try to use this blog post to speak from our experience as a learning technology partner to organizations that provide continuing education and professional development. To wit, we in online learning are often in the business of managing transactions.

CourseMill vs Docebo LMS: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

Docebo and CourseMill are the leading cloud-based learning management system that organizations can use to execute internal training initiatives or offer external learning to customers or partners. It also uses instruction-led training while online sessions and is SCORM compliant.