The evolution of personal learning environments

Origin Learning

A personal learning environment refers to the tools, technologies, resources etc. By and large, this constitutes John’s Personal Learning Environment (PLE). The coming of technology has naturally exposed us to more entertainment, and at the same time, to more learning.

Designing Learning Environments for the Digital Age

InSync Training

Learning technologies and methodologies have evolved rapidly and dramatically over the past three decades. This blog post will highlight the evolution of corporate learning and learning environment design and strategies. Modern Learning Instructional Design

4 Guiding Principles for Building Trust in Perpetual Learning Environments

InSync Training

Now more than ever we live in perpetual learning environments. In every waking moment, we are taking in and processing information – learning perpetually. 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs Perpetual Learning

Trust 151

Doctoring the Informal Learning Environment

E-Learning Provocateur

She authors the blog Wishful thinking in medical education , which she uses to advance thinking about the training of student doctors. They generally have a haphazard learning experience. But placements are very rich environments with many unique opportunities to learn.

5 Reasons Training Managers Love a Digital Learning Environment

CommLab India

This blog gives training managers an insight into the benefits of implementing a digital learning environment. eLearning Design Digital learningDigital training is required to make training engaging and interactive for modern learners.

New learning environments

Learning with e's

Our final #EDENchat of 2015 focused on new learning environments, namely MOOCs, flipped classrooms and blended learning methods. Those who participated shared their experiences of MOOCs and flipped learning both as teachers and as learners.

Creating a Personalized Learning Environment

eLearningMind

Personalized learning in the workplace starts with creating an optimal personalized learning environment. Each product is broken down into short, one-minute videos, blog posts or slideshows. He’s knowledgeable and confident about what he’s learned.

New learning environments: The challenge and the promise #EDENchat

Learning with e's

In recent years, education has evolved to the point where learning can take place anywhere and at any time, usually beyond the walls of the traditional learning space. What are the challenges of these new learning environments?

Immersive learning environments may become the norm in training

Matrix

Learning is not based on impulses and happens in the cerebrum; this is where higher-ordered functions like memory and reasoning occur. How learning works. Learning in immersive environments might just do the trick. Immersive learning is not the future but the present.

8 Tips To Minimize Distractions In Social Learning Environments

eFront

Social learning promotes collaboration and peer-based eLearning feedback. But what happens when eLearning blogs, forums, and social networks start to steal your online learners’ attention? In this article, we’ll share 8 tips on how to make the social learning environment most effective.

Immersive training with 360° learning environments

Matrix

Immersive learning – the next step in corporate L&D. Corporate learning may seem like a long way from popular entertainment. A lot has been said lately about the new learning preferences and training has pretty much moved online.

Constructivism, Learning Environments: An Introduction

The E-Learning Curve

There are a range of views on what the term ‘constructivism’ means in the context of learning, but it can be said that most definitions would agree that it has these characteristics: Learning is an active process of constructing rather… Continue Reading → The post Constructivism, Learning Environments: An Introduction appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

Personal Learning Environments and personal learning environments

Tony Karrer

There's been quite a bit of discussion going on around Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) and personal learning environments. Getting back, I've seen quite a few blog posts on the topic: Stephen Downes - Personal Learning I can talk about webs and networks and personal learnings and PLEs but there's a disconnect unless people see themselves as learners rather than teachers. I believe that we all have a personal learning environment.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment - How a Blog Drives Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

We decided to set up an ad-hoc social learning environment mostly using freely available tools. We decided to outline our curriculum in a skeletal form using a blog, and then set social interactions in the curriculum context. In this post, I summarize what we learned about the ad-hoc social learning environments. Blog is the watering hole A learning blog is so much a happening place! We used Blogger, the Google blogging tool.

Avoiding Information Overload in Online Learning Environments: An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

The effectiveness and impact of technology-aided learning in the corporate sector is unquestionable. With the aid of technology, training and learning has become more accessible to a wider spread of corporate learners, no matter where they are located across the globe.

Interactive Learning Environments

Learning with e's

The current special issue of the journal Interactive Learning Environments focuses on 'Social Networks Research', and here's a heads up for the next issue, due out in December, which has just gone to press. Interactive Learning Environments Computers in Education

BLOG: Can Micro-Learning Environments Lead To More Relevant Training?

Unicorn Training

In his latest blog on last month's NextGenLMS Conference, Unicorn's Stuart Jones, is intrigued by MillerCoors' top down approach to learning. MillerCoors approach learning and development from the top down with one of their guiding principles that Leaders Teach.

Create an Active and Collaborative Learning Environment for your Course

TalentLMS

We are talking about action plans derived from the learning resources presented in the course. When your learners talk about 101 ways to apply a learning resource, that’s when the course is successful. Then we will determine how to create active collaborative environments in each.

"Getting" The 3D Synchronous Learning Environment

Kapp Notes

Lately, I've been working with Tony O'Driscoll and the folks at the eLearning Guild on some research and thought leadership around the idea of using 3D environments to teach in a synchronous environment. I showed the drill and learning spaces we developed to my 13 year old son.

Immersive learning environments – a great example

The E-Learning Curve

As you'll know if you frequently author content for a blog or for distribution via any medium, planning is the key to maintaining consistency and quality. Adaptive learning!

Knowledge Workers and Corporate Learning Environments

The E-Learning Curve

The 21st century corporate learning environment is an ecosystem of services, tools, technologies, and processes that support knowledge workers. Knowledge Workers and Corporate Learning Environments is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment Version 2: BaseCamp 2011

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In an earlier post, I described an ad-hoc social learning environment where a blog was set up to drive learning for a group of 40 executives in a company, spread over multiple locations. Recently, this environment was put to use again to conduct a program titled BaseCamp 2011, where nearly fifty managers got together to learn select topics in strategy, finance and leadership. The online social learning program was conducted over a duration of six weeks.

Future learning environments: professional, powerful, personal

Learning with e's

Once again, thanks to Don H Taylor and his crew, this year's Learning Technologies conference was a highly successful event. My own presentation in the main arena at Olympia is entitled Future Learning Environments: Professional, Powerful, Personal.

A Model for Corporate Learning Environments

The E-Learning Curve

I'm making a case for the assertion that learning curves are a very adaptable way to investigate a range of ideas about learning and teaching. A Model for Corporate Learning Environments is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

More Discussion on Personal Work Learning Environments

Tony Karrer

There's some great discussion happening around the issues of control and resulting ownership of work product as we create personal work learning environments. Enterprises that love PLE's Cross battles Downes: is corporate learning corrupt? if people will adopt these tools and approaches over time, then as a corporation, if you want to be able to keep the content after an employee leaves, especially blog content.

Getting Started with Virtual Learning Environments

Bottom-Line Performance

One of the biggest of getting into virtual world and simulation learning is the huge gap – both real and perceived – that separates the minds of the gamer and the non-gamer. Game or virtual world designers attempt to focus on experiences, and figure that their players will learn as they experience. Learning designers attempt to break experience down into content first, present the content and then hope the learners will be able to translate that information back into experience.

My Personal Learning Environment

Sticky Learning

Today's post flows nicely from yesterday's post on one type of Personal Learning Environment, Alltop, a site where you are able to aggregate your blog interests in one area. The difference today however is that I'm writing about my very OWN personal learning environment, a personal website, michaeleury.com , that I have published only in the last few days! OK, what is a personal learning environment? Tags: Design Learning 2.0

As Featured on Capterra: Creating an Interactive Learning Environment

DigitalChalk eLearning

*We have partnered up with Capterra to share a few tips for creating an interactive learning environment. You can view the full guest post on their blog here. These are 5 tips that will help you create an effective and interactive learning environment for your students.

A Virtual Learning Environment gets grounded

The E-Learning Curve

One of the best things about writing an e-elearning blog is its flexibility of the medium to mould itself to accommodate new events. The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Tags: heuristics nielsen simulation microworlds VLEs AICC principles of instruction usability guidelines HCI constructivist learning environment

Culture and Language Diversity in Online Learning Environment

TalentLMS

If there is one dimension that needs careful planning when designing an online learning program or a course, this is the culture and language diversity. By providing options, you are encouraging non-native English speakers to learn a concept in their own language and boost their productivity. As a result, motivation and interest levels were higher and so were learning achievements.

Where is Your E-Learning Environment Going?

Learning Developments

I've learned over time that it is important for me to take time to view what I'm doing from different perspectives. I know it is important for me to check that my rudder is directed in the right position in this big pond of e-learning.

Where is Your E-Learning Environment Going?

Learning Developments

I've learned over time that it is important for me to take time to view what I'm doing from different perspectives. I know it is important for me to check that my rudder is directed in the right position in this big pond of e-learning.

Definition: Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment (MMOLE)

Kapp Notes

Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment: MMOLE is a genre of computer generated learning environments in which large numbers of learners interact with each other in a virtual three-dimensional (3D) world with the goal of learning. The avatars are able to move independently through the virtual environment. A method of tracking leaner progress for the formal elements of the learning environment.

LMS - Learning Environment - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Unleashing The Power Of Social Learning. The Classroom as a Learning Technology. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Rapid Learning Management Systems - eLearning Technology , October 20, 2009. compliant - The E-Learning Curve , October 23, 2009. Power of informal learning in developing managers - Informal Learning , October 20, 2009. A first look at Sakai 3 - Clive on Learning , October 16, 2009.

Personal learning environments, stickylearning and Alltop

Sticky Learning

This is just a short post to point you to another interesting tool for personal learning, it's called Alltop.I've ve been using Alltop for a couple of months now and I reckon it's a great way of keeping up with multiple blogs, way easier than trying to remember! The idea is that you can build your own Alltop page, which aggregates feeds from a whole range of different blogs (including stickylearning!) - you can choose which ones you want to follow!

TCC09: Digital Learning Environments: Context Sensitive and Imaginative Classes in Second Life

Experiencing eLearning

Come prepared to have fun as we explore how to design learning activities for use in Second Life. Tips on how to streamline your virtual world classes and help your students learn how to use Second Life are featured in this session.&#. Class Environment. Her “classroom&# is a castle but most learning happens in the area outside where they can be messy. Uses reflection questions to get students to think about their learning and identity.

Learning Space Mash-up: Toward a Collaborative Personal Learning Environment

Learning with e's

One of the papers I will be presenting in September is entitled: "Learning Space Mash-up: Toward a Collaborative Personal Learning Environment". Firstly, I will be arguing that Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) will be the way forward for future distributed/blended learning.