Should You Use Social Media in Your Course?

LearnDash

Privacy concerns. Does social media infringe on your privacy, or that of your learners? Social media users have different ranges of comfort when it comes to their privacy and the degree to which they want to share personal details online. Others take their privacy seriously, are selective in whose friend requests they will select, and allow some posts to be seen only by certain defined groups.

Hands On Training: An Effective Way to Learn

ReadyTech

And for added security and privacy, you might have to provide a training environment with non-production data. As a result, students’ attention and focus increases and they develop critical thinking skills.

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Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

I've been too wrapped up thinking about interactivity to pay attention to the pains learning managers must go through for making their Moodle implementations effective. Here we deal with problems such as grade data privacy, activation and deactivation of users for business reasons, and protecting sensitive business information arising from learning systems from prying eyes.

Captions vs. Sound – How to Get Heard?

Visual Lounge

That kind of exponential growth should raise the eyebrows of anyone who wants to grab the attention of Facebook’s 1.71 Anything you can do to capture a viewer’s attention — even seconds more than than they normally would — can add up.

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Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

” If this is true, then why don’t we give our employees and learners plenty of privacy and autonomy? This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. You have to be someone who speaks well and calls attention to yourself. I re-read Susan Cain’s ‘Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking’. According to this very well researched book, at least one-third of the population are introverts.

How FocusAssist Works

Mindflash

For instance, if a trainee were to fall asleep or be playing with their phone and not paying attention it would be quite obvious in a live training session. A Note on Privacy and Security.

Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

” If this is true, then why don’t we give our employees and learners plenty of privacy and autonomy? This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. You have to be someone who speaks well and calls attention to yourself. I re-read Susan Cain’s ‘Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking’. According to this very well researched book, at least one-third of the population are introverts.

10 eLearning Resources for Teachers to Use in the Upcoming Academic Year

DigitalChalk eLearning

Below, we have selected top ten websites which will help educators boost any boring class. Educators can find guidance on any topic – teaching tools, how to engage students, how to use tablets for class, how to use social media as learning tools, and so on.

From EDUPUNK to ds106. 10Q: Jim Groom

Learning with e's

As soon as I was accepted I was given two classes to teach at the College of Staten Island. and try and integrate them into a class on digital storytelling. Recently on this blog I featured an interview with Martin Weller , one of the keynote speakers for EDEN 2015.

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How to Add Captions or Subtitles to a Video

Visual Lounge

Have you ever been at work sneaking in a few quick Facebook status updates, or on the train or bus- trying to desperately hold onto what little privacy you have- when your phone starts blaring noise from some ad or FunnyOrDie clip?

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Blend East and West for Effective Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

Discussions involving personnel reprimands, initiating change, coordinating group incentives and dealing with the rights and privacy of workers and management are typically more restricted in Asian organizations. Don’t Forget Egalitarianism: Age, Gender, Class and Deference .

Presentation of the Self on the Web

Web Tools for Learners

Mostly only a few people will see these presentations of ourselves, but some will go, as they say, “viral”, and draw all kinds of unexpected attention. I mused about this for quite a while and consulted various books, and ended up with these notes as part of my class plan. They agreed that, while with a group, when they went to the washroom, their behavior changed with their sense of increased (gender) privacy, and we talked a little about Facebook, and its privacy issues.

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The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow

Trivantis

While Facebook does not allow you to have multiple personal accounts, you can adjust the privacy levels on each individual post you share. You are free to create an eLearning account that can capture your audience’s attention in various ways, for instance via your Facebook cover photo.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

Visual Lounge

Use videos with captions, animations, and engaging visuals to draw in Facebook users’ attention.” World-Class Targeting. Animated GIFs are a great way to grab attention on any social media platform, as long as you know how to properly use them. Video is HOT right now!

Free L&D webinars for May 2018

Limestone Learning

A traditional model of classes and courses alone cannot meet these needs, so what’s the solution? The various technical options and privacy controls necessary for a best-in-class integration of ID verification and proctoring technology.

Big Niches and Creating an Ecosystem Around Your Tribe with Avery White of Third Person Creative

LifterLMS

In the online education space it is important to capture attention and encourage engagement. Then, of course, there’s the lovely GDPR privacy notice that we all had to write last month.