Improvising our way beyond emergency remote teaching

Kadenze

point out we have been catapulted into the moment of “ emergency remote teaching ” where the COVID-19 emergency has meant we all, whether we like it or not, (or the students like it or not), must teach in responsible, socially distanced ways. However, and the early signs are already to be seen, the sector will stabilize as we recognize that surviving as an emergency remote teacher does not mean that we are ‘teaching online’. About the Author: Brad Haseman Ph.D.

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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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Games do teach

Clark Quinn

So it’s hard to want to quibble, but she put out what I think is a somewhat irresponsible post on games with the provocative title “ Why Games Don’t Teach “ So it’s only fair that I raise my objections, though the comments do a great job also of pointing out the problem. Overall, I think that it’s safe to say that: games can and do teach.

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TEACHING ONLINE: Instructors Take Note!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I teach online courses by myself in a room full of computers, monitors, and microphones.     Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. That’s right: note taking. It’s not just for students, anymore! 

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Leading Successful Change to Remote Training

Speaker: Dr. Britt Andreatta, PhD, CEO, 7th Mind, Inc.

This month, unprecedented numbers of workers have set up offices in their homes, in an attempt to flatten the curve of COVID-19. Meetings that were previously being held in conference rooms have been moved to conference calls and online meetings. Whether you’re managing the impromptu digital transformation of your company, or training new employees at a distance, make time to join Dr. Britt Andreatta former Chief Learning Officer at Lynda.com and author of several books on the brain science of success, as she covers how YOU can train remotely, and effectively, while supporting the flow of work.

What are L&D leaders using to teach employees ? stats from our authoring tool

Ed App

How are L&D leaders teaching employees? A technology we are going to zoom in on today is the authoring tool. Authoring tools fit under the “rapid e-learning” category and, depending on the specific tool, under the LMS umbrella as well.

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Asking Review Questions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Over and over, as we teach our ICCOTP Certified Online Training Professional course on how to teach online , I see students use our techniques correctly—but on the wrong topics. For example, we teach a very specific technique—the overhead question. You'll be able to evaluate whether students are learning (you might need to teach the lesson again!).       Jennie Ruby, CTT, COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author.

Ruth Clark Claims “Games Don’t Teach”

Experiencing eLearning

Ruth Clark posted at ASTD an article titled “ Why Games Don’t Teach.” The authors conclude that their findings “show that the two well-designed narrative discovery games…were less effective than corresponding slideshows in promoting learning outcomes based on transfer and retention of the games’ academic content” (p. Next, let’s look at how the authors summarize their own work and see how it compares to Clark’s summary (emphasis mine).

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TEACHING ONLINE: Get People Talking

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Ask them to help you teach the class! Would you like to get up here and teach the class?”      Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. People like to hear themselves talk. I don’t mean that in a bad way.

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Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

Authoring tools refer to web-based e-learning and are designed for particular styles of learning, file formats, delivery platforms, production workflows and eLearning standards. Choosing the best eLearning authoring tools is one of the most important decisions any training organization can make as it uses WYSIWYG (“what you see is what you get”) interfaces for building engaging content. One of the important factors while choosing the best authoring tool is durability.

TEACHING ONLINE: Get People Talking

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Ask them to help you teach the class! Would you like to get up here and teach the class?”      Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. People like to hear themselves talk. I don’t mean that in a bad way.

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TEACHING ONLINE: Get People Talking

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Ask them to help you teach the class! Would you like to get up here and teach the class?”      Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. People like to hear themselves talk. I don’t mean that in a bad way.

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TEACHING TIPS: Writing Meaningful Quiz Questions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I was teaching a class for an organization, and one of the learning objectives was: The employee must know all five of our board members.   Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, certified master trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects.

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The digital curtain is about to rise on the fifth International Teaching Artist Conference (ITAC5): Coming soon to Seoul, Korea and everywhere

Kadenze

They are artists with a passion and practice for arts and activism, the participatory arts and the arts for social change; they are teaching artists and they work around the world. To find out more about The Basics of Teaching Artistry click here.

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TEACHING ONLINE: Instructors Take Note!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I teach online courses by myself in a room full of computers, monitors, and microphones.     Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. That’s right: note taking. It’s not just for students, anymore! 

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TEACHING ONLINE: Instructors Take Note!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I teach online courses by myself in a room full of computers, monitors, and microphones.     Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP. That’s right: note taking. It’s not just for students, anymore! 

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TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Asking Review Questions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Over and over, as we teach our ICCOTP Certified Online Training Professional course on how to teach online , I see students use our techniques correctly—but on the wrong topics. For example, we teach a very specific technique—the overhead question. You'll be able to evaluate whether students are learning (you might need to teach the lesson again!).       Jennie Ruby, CTT, COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author.

Cheers to 2018’s Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies

eLearning Brothers

Training Industry recently released the seventh annual list of the Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies and we were proud to see many of our awesome partners named! You might recognize their name—we partnered with them to create The Training Arcade : a library of fun, casual games that can be rapidly customized with your content to reinforce educational material, assess knowledge retention, measure overall teaching effectiveness, and improve learning outcomes.

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

It can usher in a wave of innovation in how to teach the most advanced techniques to those who deal with the financial and capital market sectors. Author Bio: Rruchi Shrimalli is a Content Marketing Manager for transtutors.com , askIITians.com, GoAssignmentHelp.com and several other websites. According to a CNBC story , Warren Buffet started his first business of selling lemonade when he was just 5-years old. He chose to sell it in front of his friend’s house which saw more traffic.

3 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Multisensory Teaching Techniques

Your Training Edge

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. Multisensory teaching techniques stimulate the brain in a variety of ways so that each sensory system becomes more developed and higher functioning. Tools for multisensory teaching.

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Why rapid authoring is increasingly needed in today’s workforce

Ed App

One of the buzzword phrases of the eLearning genre is rapid authoring. In other words, why is rapid authoring increasingly needed in today’s workplace?”. What does all this have to do with rapid authoring? However, with rapid authoring , the creative task templates are ready.

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.     Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and 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.     Jennie Ruby, CTT,  COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author.

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.

Sheila Jagannathan: Teaching the World

CLO Magazine

However, more than 100 low- and middle-income countries have deficient systems, according to a World Bank report co-authored by Mills. The post Sheila Jagannathan: Teaching the World appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

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. Jennie Ruby, CMT, CTT, COTP, is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author.

Preparing for Teaching This Academic Year

Kapp Notes

As I prepare to enter my 19th year teaching at the University, I have had the privilege of watching several alumni from our program (students I have taught) go on to become professors and teach at other universities, colleges, community colleges and other academic institutions. So in the spirit of helping folks become professional professors, here are some courses I’ve authored at Lynda.com that I can help you prepare to teach. Good luck with teaching this year!

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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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ADVENTURES IN TEACHING: Getting Hooked as a Live, Online Trainer

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I’ve been in the training industry for more than 20 years, and at this point I am making most of my income by teaching online. When I have to go onsite to teach, I feel very put-upon: “You mean I have to get up before dawn? But now I most often teach from the comfort of my home office.      No, I do NOT teach in my pajamas.   So how did I first discover teaching online? I had already had a teaching gig in California cancel.

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Simple Video Production Apps for Course Authoring

Edmego Learning

Course Authoring Made Simple. You can add transitions, effects and much more to create content and use it to help teach your subject for your elearning content. With course authoring tools such as what Edmego Learning has, you will have amazing content in no time at all. Course Authoring course authoring elearningStumped with where to begin with video production for your courses?

3 Tips for Integrating Humour into Teaching

KnowledgeOne

Thomas Bernhard once said, “Whoever can’t laugh doesn’t deserve to be taken seriously,” a thought that would benefit from being given more consideration in teaching, even though humour has not yet received the attention it deserves. Here are three tips to help you incorporate humour into your teaching without a misstep. Not all of us are born comedians and knowing how to make people laugh is not an essential skill for teaching.

Teach Soft Skills With eLearning Brothers Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

You can download the files for your favorite authoring tool and rebrand with your company colors and logo, or deliver the course as is. . The post Teach Soft Skills With eLearning Brothers Customizable Courseware appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Is your team struggling with communicating clearly? Missed deadlines and confusion about project goals are all signs that your team may need to work on interpersonal skills. Never fear—the eLearning Brothers are here to help!

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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What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

Pinlearn

If you are new to the eLearning sphere, you must be confused about numerous eLearning authoring tools available in the market. In this article, we will learn everything about these software solutions and understand how an authoring tool works in eLearning. After reading this article you will have a clear view of which authoring tool(s) to buy for your set of requirements. What is an authoring tool? Any digital content that one can share with others to teach something.

Top 5 Reasons to Teach via 360training.com

360 Training

As a human, you’ve got the capability to teach others skills, talents, or knowledge you know intimately. Maybe that’s teaching someone JavaScript. Maybe that’s teaching someone how to apply best practices at work. Whatever that lesson is, you have the capability to teach it, and we have the capacity to help you. We want you to help us foster lifelong learners by teaching online. We’re here to teach you as much as you’re here to teach others.

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TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: What You Need to Know About ?Your Online Platform, Part 1

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  If you'd like to learn how to effectively teach live, online classes, come join me online as I co-teach the Certified Online Training Professional course at www.iccotp.com.   Jennie Ruby, CTT, COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects. by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: What You Need to Know ?About Your Online Platform: Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Today I was teaching an online class on GoToTraining. Having a producer frees you to focus on communicating and teaching, without the distraction and stress of platform issues like the one I experienced today.   Jennie Ruby, CTT, COTP , is a veteran eLearning developer, trainer, and author. She teaches both classroom and online courses, and has authored courseware, published training books, and developed content for countless eLearning projects.