Ever heard of Machine Teaching?

Coorpacademy

The author is Prof. But what if we extended this list to something we call ‘Machine Teaching’ – and then speculate on what it might mean for education? Towards ‘Machine Teaching’ Let’s imagine an algorithm that needs to learn how to identify elephants in pictures. Why Should We Care about Machine Teaching? Machine Teaching turns out to be relevant in all of those applications. The post Ever heard of Machine Teaching?

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The Elaboration Likelihood Method for instructional design

Matrix

Essentially, the authors say that people process information through two paths; either the central path or the peripheral route. The main goal of any teaching intervention remains the same as it has always been: to drive behavior. The post The Elaboration Likelihood Method for instructional design appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

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3 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Multisensory Teaching Techniques

Your Training Edge

Multisensory learning is a method of receiving information that is effective for all students because the information coming in is connected to other senses in the body. Currently, most teaching techniques just engage either the vision or auditory system of students- the use of the slideshow & lecture combo is becoming widespread. Multisensory teaching techniques express information that can be received by multiple senses. Tools for multisensory teaching.

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Top Tools for Online Teaching

eFront

Recently Top5 Online colleges.org published a list of the 99 Top Tools For Online Teaching , including eFront. Teaching Tools & Technologies. Articulate Studio is a tool for authoring eLearning course materials, and the company keeps a blog that updates on happenings concerning education and how it ties into technology. SmartBuilder is a suite of point-and-click authoring tools for elearning courses. Resources for Teaching Online.

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

Every day, more people wanting to teach English are signing up for various types of ELT courses and dreaming of making a difference in this all-important field. Should these individuals make it to the finish line and become English teachers, they will come to rely on certain technologies to help them effectively teach English to speakers of other languages. Technologies That Support English Language Teaching/Learning. How Webinar Tools Facilitate English Language Teaching.

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TEACHING ONLINE: Teachers are Going Online. Corporate Trainers Could Learn from Their Experience

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Many are familiar with online teaching tools that they have been using in their classrooms: tools such as Quizlet, and Kahoot!, Teachers—It has a great Webcam feature, a fabulous “hand raise” tool, chat, and other tools that are very useful for teaching. Teaching methods, the need for student engagement, the need for ways to interact online with our participants—these are universal.

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Engagement Is Not Enough

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  In computer training—training that teaches people how to use software, websites, apps, or online forms—we have known since the 1980s that hands-on training is essential. Here are some methods to try:   Have the students work along with you as you complete a software activity—they are applying hands-on effort.   We would love to hear from you about what methods you use to go beyond engaging your students.  by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Engagement Is Not Enough

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  In computer training—training that teaches people how to use software, websites, apps, or online forms—we have known since the 1980s that hands-on training is essential. Here are some methods to try:   Have the students work along with you as you complete a software activity—they are applying hands-on effort.   We would love to hear from you about what methods you use to go beyond engaging your students.  by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

Methods for Delaying Moodle Grade Releases

eThink Education

These two methods are outlined below. Method 1: Marking Workflow. Basically, instructors or other authorized users (such as teaching assistants) can set several steps in the grading process. Method 2: Temporarily Hiding Moodle Grades. This method will work for any grades in the gradebook. Fortunately, Moodle has built-in methods for handling this dilemma.

Methods for Delaying Moodle Grade Releases

eThink Education

These two methods are outlined below. Method 1: Marking Workflow. Basically, instructors or other authorized users (such as teaching assistants) can set several steps in the grading process. Method 2: Temporarily Hiding Moodle Grades. This method will work for any grades in the gradebook. Fortunately, Moodle has built-in methods for handling this dilemma.

Microlearning to Teach Technical Skills?

Ed App

This has slowly changed because many organizations all over the world are now employing microlearning to teach technical skills. These are not the only reasons why micro-learning is the ideal method for imparting technical skills to your workforce. As a matter of fact, micro-learning can be applied in teaching almost every type of skills. You can also try EdApp’s Mobile LMS and authoring tool for free by signing up here.

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Can You Teach Diversity and Inclusion?

CLO Magazine

René Kizilcec, co-founder of the Lytics Lab at Stanford University, offered an analogy around how to teach students to be more effective learners to illustrate the point. Or, as Giovanna Ramazzina, head of LPD — leadership and professional development — for international education-company Kaplan said, teaching diversity and inclusion requires a growth mindset rather than a quick mindset approach. “It Learning leaders can teach diversity and inclusion, but it’s not easy.

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6 Tips To Cut Online Training Costs With A Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool

eCoach

There are multiple rapid eLearning authoring tools on the market that allow you to develop online training courses in a fraction of the time. Let’s look at 6 ways these austerity measures can be implemented so that you can cut online training costs with a rapid eLearning authoring tool. It should contain all the details of your online training course, including online training modules, content summaries, teaching methods, and prescribed testing options.

Mobile Authoring Tools – 6 ways they’re more effective than traditional eLearning authoring

Ed App

eLearning courses are typically created by specialist companies using authoring tool. Here’s why you should start looking to mobile authoring tools…. 6 ways Mobile Authoring Tools are more effective thantraditional eLearning authoring. Mobile authoring tools fix much of this because they are inherently, rapid authoring tools. Compared to an authoring process that typically takes weeks, agility is one of the prime benefits of mobile authoring tools.

Mobile Authoring Tools – 6 ways they’re more effective than traditional eLearning authoring

Ed App

eLearning courses are typically created by specialist companies using authoring tool. Here’s why you should start looking to mobile authoring tools…. 6 ways Mobile Authoring Tools are more effective thantraditional eLearning authoring. Mobile authoring tools fix much of this because they are inherently, rapid authoring tools. Compared to an authoring process that typically takes weeks, agility is one of the prime benefits of mobile authoring tools.

Will eLearning Uproot the Traditional Chalk and Blackboard Teaching?

Coreaxis

Although eLearning completely transformed the way the learning industry used to function, it also leaves a few burning questions such as: Can eLearning crush the traditional eLearning methods? Will eLearning Uproot the Traditional Chalk and Blackboard Teaching? However, when using eLearning software or LMS software instead of traditional methods, students have the ability to study wherever they want and be fully focused on what they are learning.

What Agile/Scrum Can Teach Learning

CLO Magazine

The deployment of the knowhow is an interesting case study in learning vs teaching. The important elements for the discussion here are how the waterfall method addresses complex development projects. The essence of the method involves detailed planning at the outset with extensive effort placed on the deliverables at completion. Echols is principal and founder of Human Capital LLC and author of “Your Future Is Calling.”

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Top 3 Reasons You Need An Authoring Tool

Coassemble

Introduction to Authoring. Offline (or manual) methods of authoring has proven to be problematic as it can be difficult to create powerful content and time consuming to manage. So, authoring tools were developed for two primary reasons: To create training materials that were interactive, engaging and beautiful. Here are the top 3 reasons as to why you should be considering an authoring tool, like Coassemble, for your organisation. Rapid Authoring.

When to use gamification to teach?

Ed App

However, when businesses use this same method in-house (for knowledge transfer and training their employees) they may reap greater benefits and higher-qualified staff. Here are some examples of when gamification can be used to teach. Imagine providing game-based knowledge systems that teach employees about the various features in the products they sell. Want to know more about using gamification to teach? The post When to use gamification to teach?

COVID-19 and the next New Deal for artists: “Building the Vibe”

Kadenze

Teaching is like dancing. Whatever the case, teaching is both exhilarating and frightening. Now that many of us are teaching and parenting and stuck in close quarters 24/7, teaching has become more multilayered, and sometimes even more frightening. At no fault of their own, we, parents, have to take up the mantle of teaching during these days of quarantine. Luckily, my wife is an amazing partner in this dance of teaching, and I am following her lead. .

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Mentoring Millennials to Teach Hard to Come by Soft Skills

Training Industry

We must now focus our interviews on teach-ability, our onboarding process on training them well and our daily objective on creating a virtuous alignment in a multigenerational workforce. Mentoring becomes a methodical part of your onboarding process and young employees feel like a valued and needed member of the team. Just like anything else, if you want a return on your investment, you have to actually make smart investments.

Three Tips for Teaching Successful Software Training Classes

E-learning Uncovered

As Artisan’s resident E-Learning Authoring Tools Trainer, the primary focus of my job has been to teach other e-learning professionals how to use programs like Articulate Storyline and Studio either in person or online. Although I learn something new each time I teach a class, here are the three main tips I’ve learned for teaching a successful software training class. But that only teaches the mechanics.

4 Ways to Teach Staff with Spaced Repetition?

Ed App

Spaced repetition is an effective teaching method that uses increasing time intervals between the reviews of previously learned information to exploit the spacing effect. Spaced repetition is a method that is designed for the long term retention of information and it is an innovative way that companies are training their staff. Spaced repetition is an efficient way to teach people about a different language. The post 4 Ways to Teach Staff with Spaced Repetition?

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5 Tech Tips to Teach Reading in a Blended Learning Classroom

DigitalChalk eLearning

Blended learning—using both traditional and technology-based methods for teaching—has become the norm for many educators. Teaching with technology provides a great opportunity to track students’ learning levels as they change and improve. You can determine which level is appropriate for each student while teaching the same text. Ask for advice on tools, equipment and methodologies to improve your teaching and use of blended learning. About the Author.

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Engagement Is Not Enough

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  In computer training—training that teaches people how to use software, websites, apps, or online forms—we have known since the 1980s that hands-on training is essential. Here are some methods to try:   Have the students work along with you as you complete a software activity—they are applying hands-on effort.   We would love to hear from you about what methods you use to go beyond engaging your students.  by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

Dilemma of author-educators migrating to story-based eLearning design

Vignettes Learning

Understanding the perspective of authors and writers is equally important for trainers in the process of helping these academic Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) migrate from linear to modular learning. My task was to prime the mindset of academic authors for story-based design for elearning. These brilliant educators and textbook authors were coming from a different field where their shade of green was quite different from the one in my field.

Why and How to Create a Continuous Learning Culture

Docebo

This method of learning can take on many different forms: Seeking out new training. Lunch and learns take place at lunchtime on a regular cadence where someone internally or externally presents on a topic that they want to teach others about. As the great Albert Einstein once said: “Once you stop learning, you start dying.”. Professional development should be an ongoing routine where you seek out new knowledge, answers, and skills to continuously improve your workflow.

How to Teach Cooking Online, Part III: Marketing

LearnDash

Don’t miss Part I: “ Finding Your Angle ” or Part II: “ Live Teaching.”. As someone trying to teach an online cooking course, you’ve probably spent a lot of time cooking yourself—and that includes looking up recipes online and probably reading through numerous blog posts. Many times, the authors of these posts are trying out a recipe for the first time themselves, and happy to help their readers avoid pitfalls.

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20 free teacher tools

Ed App

However, even then, the radiant future of the EdTech revolution was upon us; within a few years, teaching an entire lesson without drawing on at least one tech tool was near inconceivable. Together with UNITAR, EdApp is redefining what we mean by ‘team teaching’ by cr eating a true global village of educators. Padlet , effectively a digital pinboard, was another game-changer in my teaching. Using QR codes is a surprisingly simple method of gamifying learning.

HTML5 can transform eBooks even if authors don't code

Aptara

HTML5 can transform eBooks even if authors don't code. He noted, however, that he disagrees with the assertion that all authors should be expected to write in this language. Instead of less HTML5 use in publishing, this half-measure could point to more of it - with no need to teach creative personnel to work directly in HTML5, the whole process of conversion could occur more quickly, leading to more publishing.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content

Mark Oehlert

eLearning Guilds Summer Seminar Series | Main | Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil » June 19, 2008 Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content Honest to goodness, someone please respond to me so we can have an open conversation about this. There is a journal, Field Methods , with an editor - H. Do the writers/authors get paid?

Commit yourself to learning

CLO Magazine

One of them, my friend, mentor and co-author Norman Vincent Peale, famously said, “If you stop learning, you may as well just lie down and let them throw dirt on you — because you’re already dead.”. What’s more, in the spirit of the well-known phrase “when one teaches, two learn,” teaching another person something you’ve learned not only benefits that person, it also reinforces your new learning. Leadership Development Lifelong learning teaching

How Digital Content Can Make Classrooms Culturally Responsive

MagicBox

Education Technology now provides the tools needed for culturally responsive teaching. Culturally Responsive Classrooms: Teaching Students to Navigate Adulthood in a Diverse Society. What can Culturally Responsive Teaching Achieve? Larson, author of Instructional Strategies for Middle and High School Social Studies: Methods, Assessment, and Classroom Management. So, how can teachers adopt CRT methods?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: More on Learning Styles

Learning Visions

Friday, August 10, 2007 More on Learning Styles Today Mark Oehlert points to Stephen Downes post Professor Pans Learning Style Teaching Method (in particular, the comments thread which I had missed as I typically just read Downes post right through the feed reader). The fact is, there are still a lot of people who stand behind the theory and believe it to be a useful tool when teaching.

Flipping Over Teaching and Learning with Technology

TechSmith Camtasia

While the technology itself isn’t new, the discussion about how these technologies can improve teaching and learning has taken on a new urgency. Traditionally, comparative studies are used to validate the effectiveness of one method over another and the most likely scenario of the research currently underway will be a series of articles focusing on outcomes in the traditional classroom versus outcomes in the flipped classroom. Guest post by Steve Salik, Ph.D.

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