Learning Goes Social

CLO Magazine

There’s still value in formal learning, and that will never go away, according to Chris Lennon, director of product management at SilkRoad, a provider of talent management products. Some of the top areas for anticipated L&D technology spending were formal learning methodologies like instructor-led learning delivery, asynchronous e-learning delivery and learning management systems (Figure 2).

Google-Assisted “Search� Learning…but pls don’t say “according to Google�

Janet Clarey

Google as a Productive Tool: Google’s Blogger provides learners a place to author their own textual, audiovisual content. Google as a Collaborative Tool: Google Groups can be used to facilitate asynchronous class discussions. Google Reader is a Web feed aggregator that allows learners and instructors to collect updates content (blogs, news feeds, podcasts, vodcasts, multimedia, etc.). What do you do when you’re connected and need a quick answer to a question?