Class Blog Versus Class LMS

LearnDash

What was once meant for blogging has evolved to a content management system, learning management system, forums, social networking, event booking, ecommerce, and so on. If you’re a teacher then chances are you have some form of online learning integrated with your class.

How will social media change the #WorldCup?

Coffee and Design

While I am not a fan of soccer or sports in general I am interested to see the effects of social media on such a major social event. Check out two key posts: Our learners are social: Television has talked to us for decades, but it never listened!

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Second Summer 2012 Learning in 3D Class

Kapp Notes

Students in class explored the environment and checked out how it was set up. The class was then able to explore a show room and see how vendors could set up virtual exhibits. The first year, the event included 30 posters and the last two years they have had 60 posters.

5 Ways to Open an Interactive Virtual Class

ATD Learning Technologies

Here are five quick tips to help you set the stage for an interactive virtual class. To inform participants about the program expectations, send personalized pre-event messages with key details. Interactive virtual classes should begin with immediate engagement.

10 Tech Events Worth Attending

TechSmith Camtasia

Our tech event is taking place this weekend on August 2nd – 4th and welcomes screencasters and visual communication professionals wanting to network, learn, and collaborate on the art of screencasting. Interested in Upcoming Tech Events?

Social Learning: what actually is it?

Jane Hart

Following my last post Social Learning: Are you starting from the right place , I was asked to explain what “social learning” actually is in an organizational context. ” “Social learning is how groups work and share knowledge to become better practitioners.”

10 Tech Events Worth Attending

TechSmith Camtasia

Our tech event is taking place this weekend on August 2nd – 4th and welcomes screencasters and visual communication professionals wanting to network, learn, and collaborate on the art of screencasting. Interested in Upcoming Tech Events? News & Events

Top 9 Competencies of an Informal/Social Learning Designer

Learnnovators

Informal/Social learning is one such major revolution (other than mobile learning and gamified learning) that demands a shift in the mere thinking of ‘learning’. Course design (formal learning blended with the right mix of informal and social learning).

Social Media: Creating a LinkedIn Summary That Gets You Noticed

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It was long ago, but that one event on my resume or LinkedIn profile is a conversation starter, more than any other.     Check out Sally's 3-hour mini class on  Building a Strong LinkedIn Profile. LinkedIn Social Media

Social Learning for Associations: What to Expect in a Modern LMS

Talented Learning

Social learning. Yet no one can define “social learning” in a nutshell, because there is no universally accepted meaning. Almost always, we find association leaders who are unsure about precisely where social functionality should fit into their learning strategies, and which social features are best for their members’ needs. Public social media vs. private association social learning? Social at the member, group or content level?

5 Ways to Open an Interactive Virtual Class

ATD Learning Technologies

Here are five quick tips to help you set the stage for an interactive virtual class. To inform participants about the program expectations, send personalized pre-event messages with key details. This just-in-time reminder helps participants get into the mindset that they have a training event that day. Just like a traditional training class, the virtual classroom should be welcoming, in preparation for the program that’s about to start.

DoceboInspire Award Winners: Best use of Social Learning and Best Achievement in Mobile Learning

Docebo

Today, we’re focusing on the winners of two categories – Best use of Social Learning and Best Achievement in Mobile Learning – Cineplex and ASM Assembly Systems, and how they used the Docebo Learning Platform to reach their goals. Cineplex – Best use of Social Learning.

Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

The focus is on the training event itself and the follow-up to that event. Company executives are typically interested in the bottom line, not how well their employees apply the learning from a training class.

Learning in 3D Class: Week 4

Kapp Notes

This week's class proved to be exciting as we got a guided tour of ProtoSphere from Erika of ProtonMedia , used the VOIP in Second Life and had a group challenge where teams of students (dressed as fire fighters) cleaned up make believe chemical spills in teams of 4 or 5.

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind

Learningtogo

In 16 th and 17 th century Europe, young adults of the British upper class were expected to spend about two years abroad, visiting the great cities of Europe, learning about art, culture and society. Research business and networking opportunities that can take place outside of the main event.

Online Professional Networking / Linked In Class So Far

eLearning Cyclops

Thus far, I have conducted five face-to-face online professional networking classes, which focuses on leveraging Linked In for finding business opportunities and professional development opportunities. Class participants are bankers and/or staff from the bank’s support areas and most are very new to social media. Events Participants were very interested in using this feature for finding development opportunities. LinkedIn Social Media Networking

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. Since then, social learning tools have exploded onto the market. One difference that affects the use of social media is the potential audience and the type of content.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: We, like many out there, are of the view that, though most learning designers possess good levels of skills around the traditional training (formal learning) area, their skill levels fall short around the informal or social learning areas. This is mainly because designing informal and social learning experiences for workplaces demands a diverse and unique set of qualities. Many Senior Executives like to talk the social media talk.

10 Essential Social Learning Features You Need On Your Learning Management System

ProProfs

Gone are the days when people used to learn everything in tuition classes or coaching classes. Just like social media has a newsfeed, it has become crucial to have a feed in your learning management system.

Ep10: Socializing your learning design to support global audiences

Elucidat

We take a dive into how to socialize learning design methodologies to get the support you need from your business, how to deploy learning across multiple languages and cultures, and how to spot exceptional learning designers at an interview. It is not a week-long class.

Learning Events vs Environments: A Case for Putting the Learner in the Center

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

These are reading scores for the first five years of elementary school, broken down by socioeconomic class – low, middle and high. Time and again, focusing on formal learning events alone turns out to be myopic.

Our learners are social: Television has talked to us for decades, but it never listened!

Coffee and Design

Below you will find another except from his article and I have continued some thoughts, added some images, and thoughts to facilitate a conversation about social presence in eLearning which I have been writing and presenting about lately. More on social learning to come in the next posting.

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How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. Since then, social learning tools have exploded onto the market. At a minimum, most MOOCs today use discussion boards, blogs, and microblogs, and many have some kind of dedicated social network. One difference that affects the use of social media is the potential audience and the type of content. Facebook, aka social networking.

8 Ways to Cover Social Activities in Your Training Course

PulseLearning

However, there are ways to cultivate a thriving online learning community and facilitate peer-based feedback with social learning activities. How to Incorporate Social Learning into Online Training. In traditional training sessions, social learning is a given.

10 key points I got from the Learning Technologies event in London (part 2)

TalentLMS

It is always an eye-opener to attend events like this. Social learning is the next big thing. Social learning is the learning process that takes place in a social context while we observe and interact with others.

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Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. But what does it take to be successful with social media videos? Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. World-Class Targeting. Start with a Facebook live event.

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

ID Reflections

With her focus on the main tools that have grabbed “global imagination” namely, Twitter, Facebook, Blogs and Wikis, Jane Bozarth writes a lucid, eminently readable account of what technology has to offer in terms of Social Media tools and their position in the sphere of learning.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. Since then, social learning tools have exploded onto the market. One difference that affects the use of social media is the potential audience and the type of content.

The 3 C’s of Social Learning for Associations

WBT Systems

The 3 C’s of social learning for associations will help you decide what approach works best for your association members when incorporating social learning into the design of education programs. What is Social Learning? How is Social Learning relevant to Associations? .

How to Make the Case for a Social LMS

ATD Learning Technologies

We’ve moved from event-based training to workflow-based training. ” One way to develop your company’s learning culture is to use a social learning management system (LMS). Of course, the word social comes with some baggage.

Facilitation and the Social Web

Janet Clarey

Here are slides from a presentation I did for the Australian Institute for Training and Development (AITD) a few weeks ago on facilitation and the social web. who wrote a post “ Teaching in Social and Technological Networks.&#.

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Free Webinar: Implementing a Gamification Strategy for Your Organization with Adobe Captivate Prime

Adobe Captivate

If you missed that virtual class, I’m offering one more on November 15. Adobe LMS Captivate Prime Conferences and events eLearning Events Gamification and badges LMS Management Social Learning Webinars corporate free game gamification katrina baker katrina marie baker Learning Learning Management System social learning technology training virtual session WebinarLast week, I had an awesome time discussing how to implement a gamification strategy.

Why the next-gen learning and development is all about workforce engagement

Docebo

To do this, best-in-class L&D strategies are taking cues from social media engagement efforts to become a stronger resource play not just in the workplace, but in social and idle time as well. Best-in-class companies are 6.9 Why the Best-in-Class gamify L&D.

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Social Media in Training

bozarthzone

I keep seeing lots of "tips for using social media tools in training" but not many concrete examples. As both a review and means of formative assessment, conduct an A-Z Summary of past class content, live or webinar session, etc. Summer 2010) Social Media in Training.

5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base by Paul on September 22, 2010 in customer service , sales A key driver of your company’s value is the aggregate value of your customer base.

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