e-Clippings (Learning As Art): TED Videos - Watch em all!! (via Boing Boing)

Mark Oehlert

via Boing Boing) When Mark Frauenfelder from Boing Boing starts going on like this : " I went to TED2007 as a member of the press and was profoundly impressedby the quality of the events and the speakers.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "U.S. Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED)

Mark Oehlert

Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED) ( WIRED link ) excerpt: "In the wake of the intelligence bungles that propelled the United States into the Iraq war, its no secret that the nations spies have been working to improve the quality of their analysis. " May 14, 2008 in Gaming & Learning | Permalink Technorati Tags : games , learning , WIRED TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference "U.S.

Long Tail Blogging is Dying?

Tony Karrer

He points to backup evidence of this from a NYT article and based on Technorati's 2008 survey of the state of the blogosphere , which found that only 7.4m Lives get busy. This somewhat supports the Technorati numbers. And there are more good quality vendor blogs. Just read an article in the Guardian The long tail of blogging is dying (Found via Donald Clark ).

How gamification enhances eLearning solutions

Aptara

Incorporating more game methods into electronic resources could prove instrumental for educational systems and businesses looking to better engage their learners. Also, teachers are realizing that kids are not going to put up with the quality of products developed for education.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

There have been countless blog posts about the theoretical potential of the iPad on mainstream media, most notably eBooks, so it was nice to see a real-world example of static content and video done in a way that equals, and even improves upon, the quality and design of the magazine layout.

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Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

Xyleme

Send this UGC through the formal editorial workflow to check for appropriateness and quality standards, and then re-publish this content – in the appropriate context – to formal training publications to supplement and enrich these products. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): If there are Digital Natives does that mean there is no Digital Ellis Island?

Mark Oehlert

" Some of the topics that the research will seek to address include: Digital Information Overload, Digital Information Quality, Digital Opportunities Digital Education, Digital Identity, Digital Creativity.

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The Learning Circuits

 Throw in a quality OD group or a Finance team who prepare their folks well and it's easy to find L&D dropping to 5th or lower. If they do these things well, they get repeat business. technorati tags: training , needs assessment , individualized learning , IT Help Desk , Customer Service Blogged with Flock

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer?

Mark Oehlert

Video Jug also prides itself on the fact that the videos it hosts are not done by your neighbors kid but rather "Every video on our website has been carefully researched andprofessionally produced or vetted (in the case of user-generatedcontent) with an eye toward quality and value."

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two

Mark Oehlert

So again, I think we will need to focus on the qualities of the human/machine interaction that are important – like the quality of conversation. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

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7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

If you’re committed to a quality product and helping people, you’ll get through your work (and life) with much more joy and purpose. But they may have doubts about the abilities of the training team if they feel that they are not reviewing professional quality training materials. I would be worried it could backfire and make the designer look unprofessional by presenting poor quality or worse…the client likes the fuzzy thumb! Technorati.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

So while your points are spot on, in the interest of my job security, I’m not going to show your post to my management or business sponsors! It employs a unique process flow that repeatedly audits the knowledge quality of learners to determine where they have knowledge or confidence gaps, then focuses the learning on those gaps. Technorati. The Rapid Elearning Blog. Escape from Compliance Training Jail. January 29th, 2008. 30 comments.