Making Learning Games Effective: 5 ways of ensuring that players LEARN

G-Cube

With the advent of computers, internet and communication technologies games have become more accessible, less costly, highly engaging and lots of fun for players of all ages. As long as the games appeal to their target players, they can be successful.

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Ready Player None: The Pitfalls of Gamification

eLearning Alchemy

Studies have consistently supported the use of gamification both from a learner preference and effectiveness perspective. While gamification is certainly effective when used properly, there are several common mistakes that undermine the efficacy of a gamification effort.

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Gamified Classroom-based Training Solution for BFSI Client: Engaging Learners for Effective Learning – Video Blog

G-Cube

G-Cube imparted an effective gamified solution for its esteemed BFSI client. As a result, gamified learning approach within a classroom setting motivated the players to access more courses and improve their overall knowledge competency. ? Video Blog BFSI BFSI sector elearning for BFSI

The Biggest Players In the Microlearning Industry Today

Ed App

So here is a run down of the biggest players in the microlearning industry today. Two of the biggest players in the corporate microlearning industry today are: LinkedIn Learning. One of the biggest players disrupting the education industry with microlearning is the Khan Academy. If you would like to learn more about how to build the most effective employee training strategy!

Learning Game Design: a Blog Series by Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

In early May we launched our Learning Game Design Blog on the Knowledge Guru website. The blog has become a great source of information for anyone interested in game based learning and gamification—thanks in large part to an incredibly in-depth blog series by Sharon Boller.

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Know All about The Players in the E-learning Outsourcing Process

CommLab India

This blog explores the roles and responsibilities of each individual involved in e-learning outsourcing. Sometimes SMEs overlook the value of e-learning, as they believe in the effectiveness of ILT. This can hamper your e-learning effectiveness and may not give the desired results.

Best Customer Education Blogs: 25 Must-Reads for Learning Professionals

Talented Learning

Which blogs offer the best advice about customer education practices, strategies and technologies? And that’s where our quest to find the best blog content begins. 25 Must-Read Customer Education Blogs. Published on the Amity blog).

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

Writing a blog post is often time consuming and a lot of effort goes into research, writing, and editing. Since you’re already writing the post –why not also make a blog video? A vlog is a blog that is primarily delivered in video format. Step 5: Assemble your blog video.

The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

That’s all fair, and we should seek to accommodate as many people as possible in our pursuit of effective training. And yet that’s effectively what is happening when we present text visually and then have someone say it at the same time. Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

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How Video Accessibility Improves UX and SEO

3Play Media

Online video has the profound ability to communicate a message quickly and to engage in effective storytelling simultaneously. Marketing content like blog articles and white papers must be designed to propel the buyer’s journey.

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Will VR Merge Story With Real Life For More Effective Gamification In E-Learning?

Frooxl

Narrative has long been used in e-learning, but the continual development of virtual reality is opening up new opportunities to make gamification more effective. The post Will VR Merge Story With Real Life For More Effective Gamification In E-Learning?

Can Games Transform the World? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Can Games Transform the World? The game randomly presented the players – the public – with the questionable receipts. To be effective the game must make work seem like play.

Game-Based eLearning: Making GBL Effective Through Avatars And Immersive Stories

Adobe Captivate

Good games have strong, avatar-based play and compelling storylines that keep players on tenterhooks throughout the experience. How Do Avatars Work To Make Game-Based eLearning More Effective?

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Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits

CDSM

Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July.

SimWord of the Day: Paths (Player-created)

The Learning Circuits

Players create paths on maps , especially in tycoon style games, to connect processes and places, and direct and sometimes limit units ' movements. This very blog entry is a path between my thoughts and at least four other people (I am not sure what the actual number is.

The RETAIN Model for Creating Effective Courses

TalentLMS

It’s amazing how time and effort effective, teaching becomes when eLearning environments use the correct images and multimedia. Embedding Assessing how closely the academic content is coupled with the fantasy/story content where fantasy refers to the narrative structure, storylines, player experience, dramatic structure, fictive elements, etc. Transfer How the player can use previous knowledge and apply it in other areas.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. In other words, it’s about creating an effective website.

Gamification Mechanics – What Are They and Why Are They Important?

Adobe Captivate

Interacting with other players/learners can be a really powerful motivator, whether they are cooperating, competing, discussing new skills and new ideas, or just showing off their accomplishments. Gamification is one of the most popular trends in eLearning.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. Why is the effectiveness of remediation limited?

Learning at Large Ep6: Measuring the effectiveness of human-centred learning

Elucidat

Nick has just published a new book called How People Learn , which unpicks established theories of learning to propose a more effective way of managing performance improvements. Subscribe to Learning at Large: Or search for “Learning at Large” on your podcast player of choice.

The RETAIN Model for Creating Effective Courses

TalentLMS

It’s amazing how time and effort effective, teaching becomes when eLearning environments use the correct images and multimedia. Transfer: How the player can use previous knowledge and apply it in other areas. Immersion: The player intellectually investing in the context of the game.

[Free Webinar!] Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

If you subscribe to the Learning Thursday blog series, you may have figured out from a recent article that I like blended learning. You may mix and match many delivery formats in order to create a learning environment that is engaging and cost-effective. Understand how the Fluidic player can help you leverage fully blended courses in your training programs.

Top 8 eLearning Trends For 2019

Adobe Captivate

It seems to head that way, as many new players are emerging. Adaptive learning, supported by confidence-based assessments and strong analytics and measurement of training effectiveness, is taking learning to the next level. Using effective assessments, learners can skip the content that they are completely confident about. Games that are well thought out, well designed and address the needs of learners engage them effectively.

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning

BLOG: Designing A Learning Game - Where Do You Start??

Unicorn Training

The initial brief will typically answer these questions, indicating the target audience, the message to deliver and key performance indicators (KPIs) e.g. how many players the game should attract in its first year. We all learn from games, even when we don't realise it.

Game Based Learning: Is It Appropriate For My Association?

Association eLearning

Like any effective learning project, it’s critical to define your audience and determine if gamification is a good fit. If you’re interested in how to create extremely effective games – for learning or otherwise, I highly recommend it.

We’re Sort of Crushing on the New “Sort-It” Training Arcade Game

eLearning Brothers

Players are presented with different categories in rows and columns along with a bank of answers that need to be correctly dropped into the appropriate rows and columns. Blog eLearning Featured Products/Services Training Arcade game gamification sort-it training arcade

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The Spectrum of Facilitation Personas – Which Facilitator Will you Be?

NovoEd

Facilitation Blog Series: Part 2 – You’re Live! Coaches do this by not only ensuring the whole “team” (in our case, the learning community) is successful, but also supports the development of each player individually.

Analysts and Blogging

Janet Clarey

I write an analyst blog and contribute to a group blog for my employer, Brandon Hall Research. The blogs are on the company’s URL. I also have this blog on my own URL here. So it was interesting to read of Forrester Research’s directive to analysts using their own personally branded research blogs: take them down or re-direct them to the Forrester site. Read my analyst blog and you’ll know I am curious, innovative, and ambitious.

A Look Back at 9 Years of Blogging - Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

After presenting 2 topics at the eLearningDevCon2005 in Oregon, I have committed to making this blog and it''s resources a reality. I will be following this post with updates to the blog as well as other materials placeit.net image - eLearnDev.blogspot.com And that''s how it all started.

4 Ways To Gamify Your Online Training Course

eThink Education

This is a guest blog post by VEDAMO , a partner of eThink Education. The 4 Keys 2 Fun by Player Experience Design (PED) expert Nicole Lizzarro, highlights each type of “play” experiences and how each style helps create more captivating and effective learning through gaming: .

3 Simple ways to gamify your online learning

Docebo

Think of your learners like players on a journey from novice to master. Here’s an example of a simple but effective mini-course (built with Elucidat): Preventing Fraud: In Preventing Fraud, learners jump to the next course stage if they respond correctly to a challenge.

Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning – Tips to align ID strategies in Learning Games

G-Cube

But there is often a disconnect between the advances in video game technology and the research on its design and effectiveness. It puts the player’s point of view within the game – making a connection between the player and the game.

4 Ways To Gamify Your Online Training Course

eThink Education

This is a guest blog post by VEDAMO , a partner of eThink Education. The 4 Keys 2 Fun by Player Experience Design (PED) expert Nicole Lizzarro, highlights each type of “play” experiences and how each style helps create more captivating and effective learning through gaming: .

The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up

Trivantis

Blog. The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up. This month’s e-Learning Authoring Wrap-up is jam-packed with helpful Lectora tips, tricks, discussions, blogs and more that will have you authoring brilliant rapid e-Learning content in no time at all. Best of the Everything e-Learning Blog: Highlighting the most popular blogs for development with Lectora. Back to Blog Home. Be the First to Know with the Lectora Blog. Forum.

Off-the-Shelf Content or Custom-built: Which Is Better For Your e-Learning Endeavour?

G-Cube

With many players in the market and the option of varying content bundles, it is often cost effective to buy OTS solutions. For quick and effective e-learning implementation, OTS courses are definitely the best answer. Blog Off-the-Shelf OTS

eLearning Thought Leaders: OpenSesame

eLearning Weekly

We connect elearning buyers and sellers in an easy-to-use online marketplace where developers publish and sell their courses and training managers find the off-the-shelf content they need to create an effective and up-to-date workforce. JB: A SCORM video player.