The Big Question: What tools should we learn?

Clive on Learning

This month’s Big Question on the ASTD Learning Circuits Blog asks what software tools, as learning and development professionals, we should set out to learn. The tools that most l&d professionals have to use on a daily basis are your bog standard Office applications and a web browser. Yes, they must know how to use these well, but then so does almost any knowledge worker.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. Twitter is Much Better than I Thought for Learning I used to say during presentations that I wasn’t quite sure about twitter as a learning tool. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. I’d ask questions and edit it. And a big part of the problem is just how many there are and how fast they change.

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Knowledge Skills Mentoring Tips - Best of eLearning Learning

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LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers - eLearning Technology , July 6, 2009. Learning Professionals - Skills 2.0 - Learning Circuits Big Question July 2009 - The E-Learning Curve , July 2, 2009. Collaborative authoring using Captivate and PowerPoint - Adobe Captivate Blog , July 6, 2009. E-Learning Authoring Tools Guide 2009 Released: Some Meditations on the Nature of Information - The E-Learning Curve , July 1, 2009. Knowledge (45).

Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008

Tony Karrer

The Big Question this month are Predictions for Learning in 2008. Here are my predictions, but realistically they are more about trends in eLearning and eLearning Software. tools by learning professionals ( More eLearning Bloggers). Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective. Prediction #3 => Authoring Tools - Captivate and Articulate Will Dominate It rhymes and it's an easy prediction that these two tools will dominate authoring.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. Lots of discussion and debate around interesting questions for eLearning professionals. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. " My belief is that mobile this year has reached a tipping point a bit like Virtual Classroom tools in 2009.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

But the reality was more than that as I explored in posts like Business of Learning and Models for Learning Questions. The second half of the prediction “self directed learning” got less attention during the year than I anticipated, but it was there and certainly was a big part of the discussion around social and informal learning. tools. At the same time, organizations who try to create big eLearning 2.0 Articulate has a great tool set.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

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Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010 While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog. presentation ‘ Twitter in Education &# this one looks into the uses of Twitter, rather than the tool. If we give people access to broadband, and they learn how to effectively use the new digital tools, how can we be sure they become digitally literate?

Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

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LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers - eLearning Technology , July 6, 2009 How to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. New skills for learning professionals - Informal Learning , July 1, 2009 Jay Cross response to this month’s big question “In a Learning 2.0 E-Learning Authoring Tools Characterized - The E-Learning Curve , July 28, 2009. Personal in Personal Knowledge Management - eLearning Technology , July 22, 2009.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

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Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010 David Grebow suggested this month’s Big Question (thanks David). As authors of Disrupting Class, a useful manifesto on how innovation will change “the way the world learns&#. This is a social resource as it also provides the opportunity for you to provide your own experiences of using social tools for learning. Early days yet, but a big success so far.