Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training Methods

Learning Visions

I’ve been trying to read a lot lately – books, not just blogs. And I do find that the age-old book report is a great way to synthesize and encode all those juicy learning nuggets. My latest review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training Methods: A Guide for Training Professionals.

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read

TalentLMS

This is why my team and I put together this list of forty-eight books. The books are organized by category: Books recommended by training experts (4). Learning books (4). Corporate training books (3). Instructional design books (6). Learning books.

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?

Modern Learning Methods Help Sales Leaders Control the Controllables

Allego

Fortunately, developing a confident, well-prepared and highly skilled team is something within your control, provided these three modern learning methods are in place: Asynchronous coaching.

20+ More Books for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

In response to my list of 12+ Books for Instructional Designers , I received a lot of great suggestions for further reading. Here are 20+ more books suggested by others. This book was positively reviewed in Educa tion Review. Other Books.

6 Must-Read Learning Game Design Books

Knowledge Guru

Here are six learning game design books that are on our must-read list: Play to Learn: Everything You Need to Know About Designing Effective Learning Games. As a trainer interested in game design, you know that games are more effective than lectures.

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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?

A Conversation about New “Agile Courseware” Book

Kapp Notes

I received a notice in my in-box the other day about a new self-published book that discussed the idea of something called Lean-Agile Courseware by Raytheon. Kapp: You’ve just released an eBook called Lean-Agile Courseware, what is the book about?

A book - is it a method or a medium?

Clive on Learning

Ebooks: the great rekindling of our love of reading , in last Sunday's Observer, brought home quite clearly to me how confused we have become between methods and media in our discussions about the pros and cons of e-book readers sch as the Kindle. In the context of design for learning, there is a clear distinction: Methods, the building blocks of our learning strategies, are essentially timeless. The methods that we use determine the effectiveness of our solutions.

Learning Fundamentals: Which Training Methods Work Best?

The Learning Dispatch

There are several different training methods and a number of variations on each. Can they set all of the features (audio, screen viewing, chat) necessary for an effective experience? The training method that will be the most effective depends on the factors that you need for success.

40+ Instructional Design and eLearning Books

Experiencing eLearning

If your New Year’s Resolution is to read more books, you’ve found the right post. This is a compilation and update of my previous book list and review posts. Design For How People Learn by Julie Dirksen is one of my favorite books in the field.

Mobile Learning: Book Review

Kapp Notes

Recently, I was sent a copy of Gary Woodill’s latest book, The Mobile Learning Edge. Here is a short review: Gary Woodill, describes how mobile devices can provide effective learning in a variety of formats including location-based information, just-in-time training and the ability to provide on-demand documentation such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) when and where the employee needs the information. He also provides seven principles for effective mobile learning.

Implementing Gaming System to Reach Effective Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

Gamified learning is one of the most effective methods of learning that have cropped up in the digital age. There are also many reasons why companies put in place gaming systems to help their employees reach effective corporate learning.

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3 Keys to Creating Effective Training

The Learning Dispatch

Last month, I discussed choosing a training method. In that commentary, I suggested that you choose a method that would be effective. This month, we take a quick look at what “effective” means, and one approach to creating training that gets the job done. .

Top 10 learning theory books

Sponge UK

These 10 learning theory books offer a range of approaches and specialities. This popular book features examples and case studies from many industries and education. Review : “If I had to recommend just one book it would be Make It Stick by Brown, Roediger and McDaniel.” –.

22 Books For Beginner Instructional Designers

Upside Learning

Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. The discussion has thrown up a great list of books for instructional designers worth sharing with our readers too. The Online Learning Idea Book: 95 Proven Ways to Enhance Technology-Based and Blended Learning edited by Patti Shank. Evidence-Based Training Methods by Ruth Clark. Designing Effective Instruction by Gary R.

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.

How to Measure Online Course Effectiveness

CourseArc

Instructional designers aim to provide the necessary content to accomplish these goals, but sometimes the delivery of a course or training isn’t very effective. How to Implement Effectiveness Measurement Plans.

Training Methods That Perhaps Never Crossed Your Mind

WalkMe Training Station

There are so many methods out there, but each one works drastically different for respective teams or individuals. It is important to keep in mind who you are trying to train in order to know which method to use.

The Best Learning Design Method is the One You Use

Mindflash

If you are new to designing eLearning courses, I believe you will find in this post four useful methods for designing effective eLearning. A search on Amazon.com will reveal many good books on the subject to help new instructional designers apply ADDIE. So Which Method Do I Pick?

Top 12 Books Every L&D Manager Needs to Read!

Growth Engineering

We’re going to navigate you through the latter and point you in the direction of the best L&D books! How We Learn: Throw out the rule book and unlock your brain’s potential’. The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-Based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education’.

Diverse Workforce – How to Meet Learning Needs?

Origin Learning

No Ordinary Disruption , a new book from McKinsey & Company, cites these four: an aging world population, economic activity shifting to emerging markets, the pervasive impact and ubiquity of technology, and the global flow of capital, people, and information.

#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.

Why Are Time Management Books So Important?

WalkMe Training Station

Books are a tangible source of knowledge unlike anything you’ll find in the online world. Though eBooks and other online materials have gained prevalence, there’s nothing quite like learning from a great book. Reading from mobile devices can be of benefit, but this method of learning comes with multiple distractions. After you’ve established and cemented the importance of books, it’s time to choose a beneficial topic!

5 Instructional Design Books That Every Instructional Designer Should Read

Adobe Captivate

Here are 5 Instructional Design books you should add to your must-read list. Top 5 Instructional Design Books For Instructional Design Professionals. Here is a list of 6 of the best Instructional Design books , as well as tips to continually expand your own knowledge base.

Sneak Peak: My Book on Gamification of Learning and Instruction

Kapp Notes

For a while I have been stealthy working on a book titled “The Gamification of Learning and Instruction&#. Here is some leaked info about the book…look for it in Spring 2012. Chapter Four reviews research studies describing the effectiveness of games as well as the effectiveness of specific game elements such as the use of avatars and third person vs. first person view point.

Tentative 3D Book Outline--Based on Your Input

Kapp Notes

A few weeks ago, I posted a request for feedback on a book I am working on with Tony O'Driscoll tentatively called Learning in 3D asking what was needed in such a book. The post called Book on 3D Learning Environments: What Do You Want From It? Tags: 3D worlds book

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. Her test preparation books are some of the best selling on the topic. Week One Recap.

Evidence-Based Training Methods and Smile Sheets (An Interview with Dr. Will Thalheimer)

Convergence Training

It’s always a good idea to use training methods that are (1) based in evidence and proven to be effective and (2) focused on improving performance on the job. Dr. Will Thalheimer is one of the leading research experts on evidence-based and performance-focused training methods, and he’s been kind enough to grant us an interview that we’ll present as a series of four related articles. The effectiveness of elearning.

Donald Kirkpatrick’s four levels of training: Lessons from a Legend

Origin Learning

The articles were subsequently included in what went on to become the bible of workplace training, his book- Evaluating Training Programs , published in 1994. When Donald L.

Workforce Effectiveness: 5 Kickass Strategies to Enable Your Employees Deliver 3X Performance

Disprz

Now, map this scenario with respect to workforce effectiveness at your organization. Can we use the age-old Carrot and Stick method? We discussed about rewards and punishments approach — the carrot and stick method. Reading Time: 6 minutes. A Lifetime in Hawaii!

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Join the LearningToGo Six Question Challenge and Win a Free Book!

Learningtogo

Why is his technique so much more effective? It makes sense that you could apply this same method to any desirable behavior change. Buy his book, Triggers, on Margie’s Bookshelf. We’re expanding on Marshall Goldsmith’s 10-day Behavior Changing Technique.

Books Not Recommended by Members of #lrnchat

eLearning Cyclops

Last Thursday, #lrnchat's topic was "book talk" and question five was great fun. The question posed was "What are book titles you hope never to see?" sillym0nkey : How to use smile sheets effectively TriciaRansom : More Time in Training = More Learning mbr1online : Idiot's Guide to Organizing Your Files and Catching Up on Email while Watching Webinars. See the book list from the early #lrnchat and the full transcripts can be found on the #lrnchat page.

18 Must-Know LMS Training Topics for Effective eLearning

eThink Education

With regular new version releases , countless plugins and customization possibilities, and specific Moodle or Totara functionality that not everyone is familiar with, it’s essential to ensure your team continuously refreshes and builds their eLearning knowledge in order to maximize functionality and the industry’s best practices to deliver effective, engaging, and up-to-date training and education. classroom) trainings which require advance booking.