In Challenging Times: Make Lemonade in eLearning

Litmos

Asynchronous experiences may be different, but some authentic "voice" makes the experience more manageable. If there’s a synchronous cohort, do group assignments. These work better asynchronously, of course, but they can be leveraged synchronously.

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

Capterra LMS Software comparison provides the following filters , a good indication of these trends: Asynchronous Learning. Synchronous Learning. Asynchronous Vs. Synchronous Learning. Asynchronous learning is location independent. In synchronous learning situations students learn at the same time by activities such as attending a lecture or laboratory.

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Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

RFP (request for proposal ): Document prepared by organizations to help assess LMS vendors during a selection process. Self-paced learning: Asynchronous instruction that allows learners to control the pace and timing of their progress through course materials. Synchronous learning: Instructor-led learning in a virtual classroom setting. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

3 Reasons Curatr Doesn’t Have A Discussion Forum

HT2 Labs

As more organisations click on to the idea of taking a more social approach to digital learning, so we get more requests from potential users of our software to fill out feature check-lists that come alongside a Request For Proposal (RFP). This was cool as heck – it did a slack-style asynchronous / synchronous style of communication. Curatr is our Social learning platform and it specializes in getting people talking.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Asynchronous Learning. Asynchronous learning allows learners to train individually, enabling them to complete courses at a time, place and pace that suits them. RFP (Request for Proposal). During a selection process, an RFP document is prepared by organizations to help assess each vendor. A type of asynchronous instruction, self-paced learning allows learners to control the pace and timing of their progress through course materials. Synchronous Learning.

K-12 and LMSs are Broken, Who’s to Blame?

eLearning 24-7

Neo LMS allows true asynchronous based learning (self pace, non-linear) on top of the standard synchronous based seen throughout education. One vendor showed me a RFP form a large metropolitan school district that was 25 pages long, had lots of text on one side with comments and questions. Another vendor showed me a school district whose RFP was 36 pages in length. Back in the 90’s I taught high school and loved it.