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How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Of course, the point to be taken note of is that traditional methods of learning are getting replaced by smart and immersive ways. Cryptic text-book approach to focused, tracked, and immersive way of learning. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Of course, the point to be taken note of is that traditional methods of learning are getting replaced by smart and immersive ways. Cryptic text-book approach to focused, tracked, and immersive way of learning. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Creating Secret Facebook Groups to Create Class Discussion

DigitalChalk eLearning

When looking to find an effective method to create discussion for your class, training, or just group discussion, creating a Facebook group is a great way to do this. When you create a secret group this hides the group and all its content from anyone else on Facebook. Here are the steps you need to take to create your private Facebook group. Login to your Facebook account.

Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

#SoMe for Trainers: Beating the Forgetting Curve This is the 9th stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, S ocial Media for Trainers. This book addresses the sceptics, the doubting and the uninitiated as well as those experienced in using the tools.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. The week opened with a posting of the tour stops on the Learning Circuit’s Blog and the Kapp Notes blog and then introduced everyone to the Facebook page for the book and then the discussion really ramped up with Jane Bozarth talking about the how the book takes a common sense look at the subject.

#Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Blog Book Tour Recap

Kapp Notes

The blog book tour for The Gamification of Learning and Instruction has come to an end. To date, the tour has led to over 2000 books being sold with 200 of them being ebooks and Pfeiffer indicated that the book is the best-selling new title from Pfeiffer this year.

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

Below you'll find my top recommendations for the year along with a short summary of what I got out of reading each book. It is really an expansion of the design section from the original book, adding a good deal of extra information and ideas along the way.

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Effective Training Visuals—Directing the Eyes

OpenSesame

This is the second in a series of blog posts intended to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering the effectiveness of the visuals they include. The last method for directing the viewer’s eyes—and their attention—is to use visual clues.

Effective Training Visuals—Organizing for Perception

OpenSesame

A great resource for learning how visuals can make training more effective is the book Visual Language for Designers: Principles for Creating Graphics that People Understand by Connie Malamed.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. As a side note, we’re happy to note that Malamed is currently writing a new book specific to training and visuals.

Effective Ways to Motivate Your Employees through Peer-Based Online Learning

OpenSesame

You’ve seen some recommendations about incorporating this method in the training your company provides. Some methods include peer-assessment schemes, counseling, private study groups, discussion sessions, various projects, community activities, and workplace mentoring. This is a cost-effective training method. You won’t have to book halls and pay lecturers by the hour. Peer-based learning is a highly effective method of gaining knowledge and skills.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

The Learning Circuits

Week One Recap The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Then on Friday Judy Unrein discussed how the book can benefit instructional designers and Rich Mesch made us all hungry when he reminded us that just like Chocofication (adding chocolate to everything) is not a good idea, neither is gamification of all content a good idea.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

In Malcom Gladwell’s book, The Tipping Point , Gladwell introduces several influential personality types, one of which is the Connector – an individual who knows large numbers of people and is in the habit of making introductions. Outlook, address book, contact list).

Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? We All Did. | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

In his book, Brain Rules , Dr. Medina provides 12 simple rules that encapsulate what current science knows about how the human brain learns. And as I read the book, I was struck again and again that none of the 12 rules truly surprised me (though the science behind them is fascinating).

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Strategies?

Learning Visions

Im not just thinking about the gadgets and the gizmos that you use or the instructional design "method" behind the process (e.g., Things might get a bit silly with all that snapping, but I bet its effective.

My Learning Resolution For The Year (Hint: It's not “to be.

Dashe & Thomson

Nothing new, really, but it reinforced the idea that effective training can only be accomplished by doing , not being told. In effect, he was driving; I was just executing the commands.

Resources from Training Magazine Network Webinar

Kapp Notes

We explore several methods for applying game-thinking to your online and classroom learning designs by participating in a gamified learning event. Facebook Page on Gamification of Learning and Instruction. Facebook Gamification Page. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

50 Ways to Lever Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

In a learning culture , formal training is just one of many methods used to facilitate employee learning. This is a list of 50 of those methods. Social media – using computer-mediated platforms for sharing information, such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and blogs.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

In 2014, Facebook appointed market research company GfK to understand people’s behavior as they move across multiple devices, including smartphones, tablets and laptops or PCs , throughout the day.

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7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

Our instructional designers recommend the book The Accidental Instructional Designer by Cammy Bean. Who will benefit, and how will you show that this method will engage your learners better than traditional training methods and courses? Share this on Facebook.

A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

It may have been reading Howard Rheingold’s ‘Virtual Reality’ book in 1992, it may have been the potential of what could be done with a timetable provided by Moore’s law, but in the early nineties I decided that my life’s work would be devoted to virtual reality.

Blogging: Five of the best

Learning with e's

That is one of the key reasons I believe blogging is a powerful method of professional engagement, and as Lawrence Lessig argues: "Blogging, a bit like forums, are spaces where people can congregate to share ideas, engage in dialogue over particular issues, and learn a great deal.

Ruth Clark: eLearning and the Science of Instruction: A 10 Year Retrospection

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from December 13, 2011: eLearning Guild Thought Leaders Webinar Ruth Clark and Richard Mayer’s book e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning – now in its 3rd edition. An expert in evidence-based elearning – author of seven books! Ruth@clarktraining.com Let’s reflect back on the three editions of the book – what’s stayed the same and what’s changed?

Five Tips From Stacey Harmon for Integrating Snagit into the Getting Things Done Framework

TechSmith Camtasia

Because of it, she’s able to stay organized and on top of things, even while running a business, flying across the country to give presentations, and writing books — all the while maintaining her other interests.

Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

Gamification increases participation in online communities, with an average of 13 percent more comments, 22 percent more sharing on Twitter and Facebook and 68 percent more content discovery.” – Gigya Survey. Books. This book is available at the Amazon bookstore.

The Neuroscience of Personalised Learning

Growth Engineering

Personalisation plays a big role in allowing new information to reach the right areas of the brain and be stored effectively. As the history takes on a personal meaning, it becomes a relational memory, and is stored more effectively. This is exactly how our Discovery Method works.

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Tools That Took the EdTech Industry by Storm

ProProfs

The classroom was even worse, crammed up with learning materials – books, test papers and classroom activities that left little to no room for anything else. It’s a quick, simple and effective way of gathering student responses, gauging their weak areas and motivating them to perform better.

Social play can be Social Learning

Ideaon

When I ask about social learning in the work place, I normally get blank stares from potential clients, “Do you mean I should allow my employees play on Facebook at work?” I myself use You Tube or Face Book to find out a formula I need.

How to Choose the Right Course to Build or Membership Site Topic to Focus on with Ryan Levesque

LifterLMS

Ryan is now the author of two books. Chris and Ryan discuss the business strategies and ideas expressed in Ryan’s new book Choose. In his book, Ryan explores finding the right business to start, and what questions lay the groundwork for a successful company.

ProProfs Quizzes: An iOS App for Evaluating Knowledge, Abilities & Performance

ProProfs

While there’s no denying that evaluation is a key part of the learning process, the methods that are followed may not always offer an accurate representation of the learner’s skills. Does this mean teachers need a better alternative to traditional testing methods?

Tracking sentiments

Learning with e's

This is known as sentiment tracking, a method that may well come in useful in education in the future. They want to know how a complaint in a public forum can have negative high impact on their business if it's not dealt with effectively. Have you ever shopped for a book on Amazon?

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Why engagement is a critical ingredient in successful sales training?

QuoDeck

Building an effective sales training program is the holy grail that all sales trainers chase – and it’s definitely not an easy task. It’s clear that there are no easy formulas that sales trainers can plug in to make their sales training programs effective.

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Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

According to a study done by the Sand Hill Group and Neochange, the most critical factor for software success and ROI is effective user adoption (70% listed it as #1).

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Work as Improv Theater: Teaching the Right-Brained Learner.

Dashe & Thomson

To start answering these questions, we have to acknowledge that formal learning, as we know it today, will not be effective in the future. In the coming years, successful learning professionals will not be those that focus on traditional training methods.

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Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

A few of the tools and methods I use to tap into the social grid. Tools and Methods for Networks and Communities - Discusses specific tools and methods for using Networks and Communities as part of Knowledge Work. Facebook. Facebook. Facebook is far more social.

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