The two faces of blended learning

E-Learning Provocateur

What is blended learning? Most of us, though, say that blended learning is a mix of modes of delivery. In this age of technological nirvana, I think it’s important to recognise the two different faces of blended learning: 1. Without an appreciation of this distinction, you are liable to lose yourself in the redundant notion of “blended learning for blended learning’s sake&#. Tags: blended learning instructional design

Flipped Classroom Model: The Future-Present of Blended Learning

Leo Learning

Joanna Kori, Global L&D Manager for LEO Learning’s parent company Learning Technologies Group , looks at what she calls ‘the future-present of blended learning’. Joanna draws on her experiences as a blended learning specialist, as well as her work with the Flipped Classroom Model of blended learning and how it’s very relevant to L&D today. As a blended learning specialist, I still work with both old and new methods.

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Guest Post: You can teach an old teacher new tricks

TechSmith Camtasia

A partial list included formative assessment, differentiation, relevance, common core, social networking, Moodle , vodcasting, relationships, Dale’s Cone of influence , cloud storage, screencast, Camtasia , Google Docs, wiki, blog, QR codes, publishable products, smart phones, interactive whiteboards, mastery learning, innovation, … The list started to get obnoxiously long and I had no idea how to accomplish all of it within our current bell and calendar schedule.

Learning Goes Social

CLO Magazine

These are by no means mutually exclusive worlds: The sweet spot appears to lie in a harmonious blend of the two. Southland Industries, one of the nation’s largest mechanical contractors, uses a blend of formal and informal learning. New technology is empowering employees more than ever to control their own learning and development.

Myths about online learning

Janet Clarey

As part of a blended experience OK, but not alone. I'm thinking here about a vodcast with group communication around its content. Daniel Lemire wrote a recent post, some myths about online teaching, based on his experiences in higher ed. I’ve bulleted his points below, but you really need to read Daniel’s commentary. I think many of these myths can be applied to corporate e-learning. blue is mine]. Myth : Videocasting lectures/presentations works. [As