Three Ways Technology is Changing the Learning Space (Plus One)

Learningtogo

Most of us in the learning profession pride ourselves on being comfortable with technology. Whenever a new tool is available, we’re ready to give it a try, eager to adopt the latest way to help people learn. But you don’t have much time to bone up on the way these learning technologies because in many workplaces they are already here. Virtual Reality is Already Changing the Way We Learn About the World. But the learning experience is real. LearningToGo Blog

Three Ways Technology is Changing the Learning Space (Plus One)

Learningtogo

Most of us in the learning profession pride ourselves on being comfortable with technology. Whenever a new tool is available, we’re ready to give it a try, eager to adopt the latest way to help people learn. Featured LearningToGo BlogWe love our tech.

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Learning spaces

Learning with 'e's

Throughout the programme of initial teacher education, our specialist computing and ICT students are constantly creating blogs, videos and other digital representations of their learning. Occasionally I like to showcase some of their work for a larger audience such as in I'm blogging this. Clearly, the word 'space' can be extended to beyond the walls of the traditional classroom. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Reinventing learning spaces

Learning with 'e's

Phone charging station at Stratford Shopping Centre, London I have written extensively about education spaces, architectures for learning , and personal learning environments. I elaborated on these ideas in my recent book Learning with ''e''s like this: If the design of a space is wrong, learning can be constrained or even stifled. Teachers should be the architects of learning spaces (Wheeler, 2015, p 102).

Learning spaces

Learning with 'e's

Throughout the programme of initial teacher education, our specialist computing and ICT students are constantly creating blogs, videos and other digital representations of their learning. Occasionally I like to showcase some of their work for a larger audience such as in I'm blogging this. Clearly, the word 'space' can be extended to beyond the walls of the traditional classroom. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Creative learning spaces

Learning with 'e's

For me, one of the highlights of the Estonian Elearning Conference in Tallinn was listening to Stephen Harris , principal of the Sydney Centre for Innovations in Learning. SCIL is an Australian secondary school that practices teaching and learning within open spaces, where student autonomy and personalisation of learning are top priorities. The Cave: This is a personal learning space where students can be on their own.

Creating Learning Spaces in Second Life

Kapp Notes

This morning I received an email message from, Fiona, who provided me with a really interesting link to 50 Tips and Tricks to Create a Learning Space in Second Life. Blogs and Websites --Turn to these blogs for tips, services and tools when setting up a learning space in Second Life. Resources --These tutorials and guides are designed especially for educators who want to create an effective learning space in Second Life.

Learning spaces and places

Learning with e's

This entire series on technology affordances was started off by a remark I made during the 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference , and my subsequent blogpost which I called ' Angels in the architecture '. in which I highlighted the fact that affordances are emergent attributes of the design that are based on perceptions, and we must therefore be careful how we select technologies to support learning. Image source Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Generations, Learning Space, eLearning, Energy, & Talent Management

Big Dog, Little Dog

by Janet Clarey in Brandon Hall Analyst Blog. Mapping the learning space Clark Quinn in Learnlets. Clark maps the performance ecosystem space: You might also like the Performance Typology Map and the Learning Concept Map. E-Lessons Learned - Patti Shank in Training Magazine. Six lessons learned: Online and classroom learning are not interchangeable. Traditional instructional design methods need to be rethought, especially for e-learning.

SPACED LEARNING: AN INTRODUCTION & SOME TOOLS TO HELP YOU GET STARTED

Mike Taylor

The spacing effect is one of the oldest and best-documented phenomena in the history of learning and memory research. By basing your own learning designs off of these principles you can increase what your audience will remember. The spacing effect is one of the oldest and best-documented phenomena in the history of learning and memory research. For anyone who wants to learn about spaced learning, Will Thalheimer is *THE* place to start.

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10 Virtual Training Ideas

Ed App

Virtual training is the best learning solution for organizations with teams dispersed across different locations and time zones, as well as those who have shifted to remote work as a result of the pandemic. Virtual Training Idea #1 – Allow self-paced learning for your remote workforce.

Essential Reading (and Other Skills) for Staying Ahead in the Learning Space

Mindflash

He has just finished his masters degree, and has not had time, in a long time, to keep current on learning industry trends and technologies. In 2000, I read the Bob Woodward book about Alan Greenspan, Maestro , and learned one vital lesson about staying current, studying, and reading. Network and learn. I learn as much from communicating with other people in our field, as I do reading books, magazines, and blogs. Devour good pubs and blogs.

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". It will be presented in the special track on Mashups and Education at this year's Interactive Computer Aided Learning Conference , which as usual, is held in the beautiful Alpine town of Villach, in Austria. I will outline and expand upon my reasons for this belief based on some of my recent blog posts.

Top 10 LMS websites

Ed App

A learning management system (LMS) is a software application that handles all aspects of the learning process, including the housing, delivery, and tracking of company training content. Lessonly is an LMS website designed to help teams learn, practice, and work better.

Training Blogs That Motivate Learning

Ed App

Motivation to learn amongst employees can appear as difficult if you’re unsure where to begin. Training blogs provide intricate insights into the ‘how-to’s’ and benefits of mobile learning employee training strategy. We provide you with five of the best training blogs to motivate the learning of your employees. Top tips on how to motivate learning from eLearning Industry: Ask for feedback. Personalize the learning.

The 10 most innovative eLearning platforms

Ed App

Expanding onto new markets with new products or adjusting marketing politics to global trends is essential to stay afloat (as we’ve recently learned from the global pandemic). Every corporate environment needs a trusted online learning platform. LinkedIn Learning.

Why I forgot your name – a lesson on spaced repetition for training

Ed App

Unfortunately, the same neural wiring challenges occur when it comes to corporate training and learning. . Contemplating how we learn is the first step in improving professional learning outcomes. Spaced repetition. Spaced repetition.

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Why I forgot your name – a lesson on spaced repetition for training

Ed App

Unfortunately, the same neural wiring challenges occur when it comes to corporate training and learning. . Contemplating how we learn is the first step in improving professional learning outcomes. Spaced repetition. Spaced repetition.

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Blog Book Tour: #Gamification Fieldbook Part 1 Recap

Kapp Notes

So far the blog book tour for The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Ideas into Practice is off to a good start. Here is a recap of the tour so far (more great tour stops coming): Tour Stop: Karl Kapp’s New Gamification Fieldbook for Learning Professionals –Great overview of the book and good description of the change occurring toward the use of games and gamification in the learning space. Learning! Learning!

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

LMS stands for Learning Management System. Its name is very helpful in understanding what it is: a system which enables educators and trainers to manage student learning. The first item in the above list (on-demand content) is a key feature of a learning management system.

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Play to Learn by Learning to Play [Webinar Recording & Slides]

Kineo

How do you foster creativity in a corporate learning space? What about playful learning? In our recent webinar, Play to Learn by Learning to Play, we looked at some of these concepts in practice. .

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What Is Binge Learning?

Ed App

We’re talking about binge, key word, LEARNING. Binge learning entails the attempt to absorb an overload of information. Binge learning is more common than we realise, partly due to the fact that many of us do not realise it is a bad thing. Although binging learning sounds like the best thing you could possibly do to inform yourself with information to the brim, it is undoubtedly ineffective. The post What Is Binge Learning?

Spaced repetition learning – How it’s enabled by mobile-based microlearning

Ed App

Spaced repetition learning techniques are among the most effective forms of embedding knowledge in learners. Fundamentally, it describes a process of revision where learning is repeated at increasing intervals until the knowledge is permanently implanted. Spaced repetition is a methodology made for mobile-based microlearning. Rather than simply repeating the same course, it uses a dynamic quiz that’s based upon the SM-2 learning algorithm.

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Learning in 3D Week 4 Stops for Blog Book Tour

Kapp Notes

Here are the great stops for week 4 of the blog book tour. And, join us on Facebook at the Learning in 3D page. Tour Stops Day Sixteen 02/01/10 Gordon Snyder's blog Information & Communications Technology Blog Day Seventeen 02/02/10 Koreen Olbrich's Learning in Tandem Day Eighteen 02/03/10 Bart Pursel at Virtual Learning Worlds. With special guest blog this week by Course Director Daniel M. Blog Book Tour Recap Week One: Awesome!

The Best Spaced Repetition Schedule

Ed App

Spaced Repetition is one of the most effective forms of learning. It also works well with mobile learning – eLearning that takes place on a mobile device – because smartphones are ubiquitous and always to hand plus they use software which remembers which questions the learner got right. So what is the best spaced repetition schedule? What is a spaced repetition schedule? Without a sophisticated spaced repetition schedule, recall easily diminishes over time.

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Learning in 3D Blog Book Store Starts Today

Kapp Notes

Today is the beginning of a 30+ stop blog book tour. During the Blog Book tour, I will be not be posting on Kapp Notes, instead, I will be posting on the blogs which are listed below. During the tour, the participating blogs will post interviews, stories, reactions, insights, related stories and even reviews of Learning in 3D. Also, if you leave a comment on every blog stop on the tour, you'll receive a Prize.

How to make learning by repetition more effective

Ed App

However, great strides have been made in learning by repetition both in terms of techniques and technology. The key is spaced repetition and the medium is the smartphone. Learning by (Spaced) repetition. Spaced repetition, also known as distributed practice , is the technique of revising learning at increasing intervals. The graph is intuitive and illustrates the importance of learning by repetition. Learning by repetition using the SM-2 algorithm.

Why do I write a blog?

Sticky Learning

I've been blogging for a year now, time flies! But with one year down my mind has turned to the question I'd imagine many bloggers ask themselves "Why do I write a blog?". I've written on books I've read, webinars, design thinking, presentation skills, twitter, informal learning, personal learning spaces and more. So what value is there in blogging? . The benefits I get from blogging. It encourages me to read more books and blogs.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

Breakout discussions Round Up: LMS Personalisation of learning experience - ties in with chunking nicely. Relevance of gamification for adults Offline access LMS has meant eLearning management system traditionally - now to manage all learning across organisation. For more information see notes from Breakout 1 below Mobile learning : Myths and Reality People are still dabbling. Learning towards cross-platform app - all about Android / Apple and some IE8.

Is too much choice bad for your learners?

Kineo

Whilst the focus was on designing commercial websites with psychological principles in mind, there are many takeaways for us in the digital learning space. Two days ago, I attended 'The Psychology of Design' - a great workshop run by UX Consultant Joe Leech. One of these concerns the notion of choice. And jam; lots of jam.

6 Microlearning Trends for 2019 Every Training Manager Should Know

CommLab India

Microlearning is an emerging trend in the corporate learning space. This blog gives a comprehensive analysis of what microlearning trends in 2019 are. eLearning Design Microlearning

Is too much choice bad for your learners?

Kineo

Whilst the focus was on designing commercial websites with psychological principles in mind, there are many takeaways for us in the digital learning space. Two days ago, I attended 'The Psychology of Design' - a great workshop run by UX Consultant Joe Leech. One of these concerns the notion of choice. And jam; lots of jam.

Is too much choice bad for your learners?

Kineo

Whilst the focus was on designing commercial websites with psychological principles in mind, there are many takeaways for us in the digital learning space. Two days ago, I attended 'The Psychology of Design' - a great workshop run by UX Consultant Joe Leech. One of these concerns the notion of choice. And jam; lots of jam.

Essentials, Layoffs, Connectivism, & Corporate Blogs

Big Dog, Little Dog

What should 21st Century learning look like? How can social networking technologies be harnessed in learning spaces? How can emerging technologies truly, meaningfully impact the future of learning? Includes video: Consumers Distrust Corporate Blogs - AdWeek. A Forrester Research study found that only 16 percent of consumers trust what they read on blogs, a trust level below such hallmarks of veracity as direct mail and message board posts. The Frog.

Learning with 'e's: The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference

Learning with e's

The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference (8-9 April, 2010) will examine the theme of e-learning in a time of change, and will challenge notions of traditional boundaries, learning spaces and roles. We will focus on new practices, new technologies, new environments and new learning. Josie Fraser is well known in the field of social media and learning, and writes regularly about her research on her blog SocialTech.

The realities of developing custom elearning with a vendor

Kineo

In the learning space, lots of companies develop custom elearning with a vendor to get the job done. However, there are times when there can be a bit of a learning curve or a challenge can present itself - such as when your organization is switching vendors or using a vendor for the first time.

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Top 5 Game-Based Learning Posts on Our Blog in 2013

Knowledge Guru

Besides product enhancements, a big focus of ours is educating the community on how serious games and gamification can be used for learning. We’ve published many articles on our blog, as well as on the Bottom-Line Performance blo g, on the topic. Since BLP President and Knowledge Guru creator Sharon Boller is passionate about using games for learning, it comes as no surprise that some of the best posts were written by her.

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