Convert Training: Design Online or Blended Learning

Experiencing eLearning

In my previous post on converting training to online , I provided questions to ask and tips for analysis. In this post, I’ll dig deeper in how to design an online or blended learning program based on an existing classroom training program. Review the existing learning objectives, if any. Any objectives with verbs like “understand,” “know,” or “learn” should be removed or revised to focus on skills and performance. Planning Blended Learning.

Blended Learning Outperforms Non-Blended Classrooms

Lambda Solutions

The recent report, 2013-2014 Results—Personalized Learning Drives Student Achievement , summarizes some pretty extraordinary results highlighting the success of blended learning classrooms compared to non-blended classrooms. For those of you who do not know what blended learning is, here’s a brief overview. education technology eLearning

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Customize Your Classroom with Blended Learning

CourseArc

Every school district, every classroom, every teacher, and every student is different. As online learning expands into more districts and classrooms, the education technology fueling the learning experience must be adaptable to each unique setting and user. Personalized learning allows both a teacher and a student to customize the learning experience, and innovative education technology can be used to create these individualized learning opportunities.

7 Benefits of Blended Learning

LearnDash

Blended learning will play a significant role in classrooms of the future. In the early days of online education, most people viewed it as a substitute for classroom learning. People like face-to-face learning, and the idea that it would be gone forever was, understandably, alarming. While a full online classroom might be necessary for some people and in some situations, it will never replace in-person learning.

Sales Training That Gets Results – With or Without Classroom ILT

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, VP Sales Enablement Services, SPASIGMA

Most sales ILT (instructor-led training) has historically not been very effective, if we consider “effective” to mean “changes behavior, improves results, or produces a ROI.”. Or, we can do the same with ILT, by including flipped classrooms.

Virtually There: Virtual Classrooms, Blended Learning, Microlearning.

InSync Training

The modern workplace learning environment is about creating experiences that are richly authentic and deliver content to learners in the right place—classroom, desktop computer, mobile device, or on the job—at the right time—formally scheduled or on-demand. (On-demand Jane Hart of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies discusses the concepts of learning in the flow of work and at the point of need as critical to modern workplace learning.).

What is blended learning?

Allen Interactions

In the context of education, blended learning usually means moving some of the teaching/learning work from the human teacher to some kind of technology, used in or out of the classroom. In the training context, the discussion usually occurs when looking for ways to offload some curriculum from Instructor-led (ILT) or virtual-instructor-led training (VILT) into eLearning. Blended Learning eLearning L&D Team

7 Different Types of Blending Learning

Capytech

7 Different Types of Blending Learning. Blended learning covers any type of course that has both an instructor-led element and an e-learning element. Here are seven of the most common types of blended learning. Flipped Classroom.

3 Tricks for Facilitating Blended Learning

InSync Training

Has your organization jumped on the blended learning bandwagon, yet? This formal- and informal-learning combination approach to training moves beyond “hot trend” – it offers the opportunity to support learners after structured events end. We focus quite a bit on the instructional design required for this more comprehensive learning model. Blended programs include many moving parts, and the associated complexity requires thoughtful design.

The Top 6 Benefits of Blended Learning

Capytech

The Top 6 Benefits of Blended Learning. The delivery of training courses using a blended learning strategy involves both face-to-face training with an instructor and e-learning elements. Here are the top six benefits of blended learning.

Blending Webinars with Traditional Classroom Learning

InSync Training

This post was originally written by Sunder Ramachandran on his blog Learning Experiments. Webinars (term for web-based seminars, presentations, lectures or workshops) are an interesting and effective medium for knowledge transfer and learning. Blended learning Webinars Many thanks for sharing.

Flipped Classroom 101

Dan Keckan

This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Blended Learning Asynchronous Learning Activities Blended Learning Best Practices Flipped Classroom Flipped Learning Spotlight: Coronavirus LockdownWith every challenge comes an opportunity.

Can a Flipped Classroom Improve Your Training Delivery?

Infopro Learning

Everyone knows that providing your employees with high-quality training content is great for business. Companies who invest in training can have as much as 24% higher profit margins than those who do not (1). This is one of the many reasons why providing quality learning experiences for employees is a high priority for many organizations this year. What is a Flipped Classroom? The flipped classroom strategy is a new spin on blended learning.

What's Difference Between Blended Learning and Flipped Classroom Learning?

Lambda Solutions

If you've ever confused blended learning with flipped classroom learning (or vice versa), you're not alone. In this blog, we will provide you with an overview of blended learning and flipped classrooms, as well as a few best practices for implementing each one! flipped classroom blended learningWhile the two methods have some overlapping components, and a common objective, they are each unique in their execution.

Benefits of E-Learning

Capytech

Benefits of E-Learning. If you are new to e-learning or have only tried it on a small scale, expanding its use in your organisation requires careful consideration. Understanding the benefits of e-learning is important in this process. General elearning

Elearning vs Classroom Training – Let’s Understand Their Pros and Cons

Gyrus

Elearning is the new and inexpensive alternative to classroom training, which is becoming more popular and preferred method among organizations. However, the debate on the effectiveness of eLearning compared to classroom training is often a subject of interest among learning and training professionals. Some prefer the real-time interaction with an instructor while others like the flexibility brought by eLearning.

Blended Learning as a powerful strategy for corporate training success

Infopro Learning

Many organizations are currently looking for ways to provide quality employee training online. However, Quickly developing elearning programs that are both engaging and effective has proven to be quite a challenge. Fortunately using a blended learning strategy for custom eLearning development has been proven to create engaging learning experiences that make an impact. Blended learning is the best instructional design for modern learners.

Flipped Classrooms in Corporate Learning: Concept or reality?

G-Cube

The ways of Training and Learning in the corporate space are changing. With the advent of technology-enabled learning, corporate trainers are exploring newer ways of reaching out to learners. From a very ‘course-centric’ focus, trainers are now leaning towards ‘learner-centric’ models which require learners to take a more active role in their own learning. One such learner-centric model being talked about in corporate learning circles is the Flipped Classroom model.

What's Better: eLearning or Classroom?

The Performance Improvement Blog

Many companies are also convinced that “elearning” is the answer to their employee training and development needs. They are told elearning will be cheaper, faster, more convenient, and more effective than traditional, classroom training. Also, using elearning programs makes managers feel like they are staying on the cutting edge of technology. Department of Education found a small advantage for online (blended) programs.

[Free Webinar #2!] Convert Classroom Training to Blended Learning Using Your Creativity and Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

Register for free with eLearning Industry. If you just can’t get enough of blended learning, come to my keynote session at ATD’s New England Area Conference on March 29. Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology. Blended learning is a common buzz phrase in L&D, and it’s one that deserves attention. But other content is used to augment and enhance the classroom.

Designing Blended Learning with Bloom's Digital Taxonomy

InSync Training

This seems to be the perception as the use of various learning technologies becomes commonplace in training departments. For example: Do you believe that a two-day project management program can be delivered as a four-hour virtual training class? Can a four-hour sales training session that is usually held face-to-face be delivered in a dozen 20-minute self-paced e-learning chunks? Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learning EdTech

5 Steps to a Successful Blended Learning Strategy

Learning Rebels

Blended Learning Strategy. This Blended Learning post was originally written for DominKnow.com. Since the beginning of time, companies have relied on instructor-led format for training their employees. As learning professionals, it’s time to adapt learning delivery methods to incorporate a blended learning strategy. Blended Learning Defined. That’s not a blend, it’s a technical hodgepodge.

Training on the Edge: Trend 1 - Blended Learning & Flipping The Classroom

InSync Training

This is the third in a series of six posts exploring current issues facing training professionals and the upcoming trends in training for the next five years. In this series we will examine what the current learning indicators show about the outlook for the modern workplace and the next five years, as well as four key trends associated with adapting training to the new context. In this post we explore our first key trend: Blended Learning & Flipping The Classroom.

Advantages of blended learning in the organization

Wizcabin

For a company to remain relevant, there must be a need for consistent training of employees. One of the factors that determine the effectiveness of the training program is how learning is delivered. What is b lended learning. Benefits of learning in the organization.

When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required: How to Make the Decision to Transition to Virtual Classrooms

InSync Training

This blog post, the first in a comprehensive series, recaps some of the timely and helpful information shared du ring When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required. The virtual classroom may not be new, but currently the world is experiencing a crisis that’s accelerating its necessity. With travel bans, new work-from-home arrangements creating unexpected virtual teams, and in-person meeting cancellations, virtual classroom platforms have become virtually required.

Moving Quickly to the Virtual Classroom? Create a Show Flow!

InSync Training

Lately, the virtual classroom has become the most popular kid in school. From team meetings to global training programs, platforms like Zoom, Webex Training Center, Adobe Connect, and Microsoft Teams, have enabled businesses to adapt to the unexpected and unfortunate current circumstances. But switching learning environments involves technical, instructional design, and delivery considerations.

Boost Learners Efficiency With Blended Learning

PSB

Introduction to Blended learning. Blended learning is a term that is increasingly used to describe how e-learning combines traditional teaching methods and independent learning into a hybrid teaching method.

Engaging Learners with Blended Learning

Origin Learning

Did you get a chance to read the LinkedIn 2018 Workplace Learning Report ? Sample these nuggets: The workforce agrees, training for soft skills is the #1 priority. 68% of employees prefer to learn at work. 58% of employees prefer self-paced learning. The #1 challenge for L&D teams is to get employees to learn. Yes, it is ‘Blended Learning’. In this blog post, we will examine in blended learning and its benefits in detail.

Designing Blended Learning with Bloom's Digital Taxonomy

InSync Training

This seems to be the perception as the use of various learning technologies becomes commonplace in training departments. For example: Do you believe that a two-day project management program can be delivered as a four-hour virtual training class? Can a four-hour sales training session that is usually held face-to-face be delivered in a dozen 20-minute self-paced e-learning chunks? Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Blended learning EdTech

Virtual Learning Strategy For the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network Session Recap. Building successful virtual and blended learning initiatives require purposeful planning and implementation. We have been working with global organization SAP to support a redesign and redeployment of their training programs in order to make them more engaging, more successful, and more modern. Blended learning Virtual Classroom Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Modern Learning

How To Transform Your Organization’s Classroom Training To Blended Learning

Dan Keckan

Blended learning is an amalgam of the two most popular corporate training methodologies. Transitioning from classroom training to blended learning is easier than transitioning from classroom training to pure eLearning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Blended Learning Blended Learning Benefits Blended Learning Best Practices Blended Learning Solutions Corporate Learning Best Practices

Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom: What’s the Difference?!

Learnkit

Learnkit has published content about Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom but our subscribers have consistently asked: What’s the difference? There are a number of articles explaining each learning methodology but it’s tough to find anything that clearly explains the difference between the two and when to use one over the other. What is Blended Learning? Example: A student is learning English as a second language.

E-learning and Application-based Classroom Training: The Perfect Combo for Critical Skill Enhancement

CommLab India

E-learning can be an effective tool for pre-classroom training. It works well in application-based training, provided the right e-learning strategies are used. eLearning Design Blended LearningFind out more in this blog.

What is Blended Learning?

EduTrends

Blended learning refers to a hybrid and integrated form of learning. While the exact definition and delivery approaches may vary from person to person, blended learning in general includes a combination of independent learning and instructor led methods. Blended learning involves two or more of the following components: Instructor Led Training (ILT): In-person classroom activities … Continue reading What is Blended Learning?

Blended Learning 101: Basics, Benefits & Best Practices

Bottom-Line Performance

According to our research , the overwhelming majority of organizations use a blended learning strategy to deliver training. B lended learning is the norm, not the exception. Online is often the method of choice for fact-based knowledge and performance support, while instructor-led training and other interpersonal activities are the standard go-to for helping learners build soft skills and practice complex tasks. What is blended learning?

Blended Learning Becoming Standard

LearnDash

Blended learning is on the rise, at least that is what the reports tell us. The use of mobile technology in nearly every facet of life today makes blended learning a natural choice. If you are not familiar with blended learning, it is a teaching strategy being used in many educational institutions today, in particular with grade school children, but also at higher education levels. blended learning elearning online learning

How Can We Advocate for Learners in the Virtual Classroom?

InSync Training

The virtual classroom offers a flexible, dynamic learning environment for modern learning blends. We often think about questions such as: When can we most appropriately incorporate virtual classrooms into our instructional designs ? How do we best leverage virtual classroom tools like chat , breakout rooms , and synchronized web browsing ? Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Virtual Classroom - Best Practices