Six ingredients for the successful virtual classroom

Clive on Learning

Imagine you’ve just run your first virtual classroom session. Many of us will have experienced doubts like this when we first use a virtual classroom but there’s nothing inherent in the medium that means you can’t be really engaging and productive. virtual classrooms web conferencing

Engaging Participants 3: Classroom Engagement

Your Training Edge

Most organizations still offer classroom training – it is effective, provides interaction, and provides a network for participants. For these reasons, we have to work even harder to engage these learners – and maintain that engagement through the classroom learning process.

What is the Flipped Classroom?

Learnkit

The flipped classroom has grown in popularity in the education space over the past decade – and for very good reason. I’ve spent over 2 years developing engaging online learning for academic and corporate audiences, and the flipped classroom term is used frequently by my peers.

Virtual Classroom Producer Haiku

InSync Training

Being creative helps keep virtual classroom producers engaged. Virtual Classroom-Production Just For Fun It''s Friday - time for lighter fare. Producing overnight shifts provides a lot of time for reflection.and often entertainment.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

great classroom programs that teach core. The Secret to Getting eLearning Results Isn't What You Think 1 Navigating a. rapidly changing.

Time Management in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Classroom facilitators benefit from participant body language. Adapting the presentation based on learner needs has become second nature in the classroom, and with depth of experiences comes comfort – classroom facilitators know how to stay on track and on schedule.

Applying the Flipped Classroom Model to Business Learning

InSync Training

Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Flipped Classroom Virtual Classroom Modern Learning BYTEBYTE Session Recap.

Create Love in the Classroom

Learning Rebels

They just aren’t feeling the love in the classroom? The post Create Love in the Classroom appeared first on Learning Rebels. Learning Design Methodology Motivation classroom training facilitation Techniques love WIIFM(Originally created for Litmos blog 8/2016).

Best Practices: Audio in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

As we navigate designing, producing and facilitating virtual classroom and blended learning, we identify solutions to common challenges. Virtual Classroom Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Modern Learning

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. achieve their goals by making sure their. employees have the knowledge and skills. they need to succeed.

Interactivity and the Flipped Classroom

Raptivity

Flipped Classroom, as defined by Wikipedia , is an instructional strategy and a type of blended learning that reverses the traditional learning environment by delivering instructional content, often online, outside of the classroom. It moves activities, including those that may have traditionally been considered homework, into the classroom. An effective flipped classroom requires careful preparation on part of the instructor. Flipped Classroom Interactivity raptivit

Virtually There: Gamifying Your Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

As virtual classroom design techniques evolve, it is natural for organizations to want to include the newest design trends in their programs. With the very social/collaborative nature of the virtual classroom, it’s understandable that gamification of these designs seems such a good fit.

Generating Genuine Collaboration in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Virtual classroom lessons should be more about learners working together collaboratively than lecture and PowerPoint. But, what purpose does collaboration truly serve and what virtual classroom tools achieve the desired result?

Customize Your Classroom with Blended Learning

CourseArc

Every school district, every classroom, every teacher, and every student is different. As online learning expands into more districts and classrooms, the education technology fueling the learning experience must be adaptable to each unique setting and user.

Video - Virtual Classroom Tools: Chat

InSync Training

Chat is probably the most familiar tool in the virtual classroom. Virtual classroom facilitators often use the chat feature during virtual learning sessions but often don't maximize its usefulness. Chat is one of the of the easiest ways to encourage interaction in the virtual classroom.

Video - Virtual Classroom Tools: Basics

InSync Training

A working knowledge of the features of the online classroom will simplify the process of designing virtual and blended learning. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design InSync Videos

How to Support Diverse Learners in Global Classrooms

InSync Training

Organizationally learning functions now work in a new standard: multicultural classrooms. Global Virtual ClassroomA Modern Learning on the Air Interview with Beth Yoder and Peter Byebierggaard. Bersin research confirmed what many of us already know: global teams define the modern workforce. Our organizations include diverse teams, connected by innovative technologies. Learners bring unique and varied viewpoints to our training events. And that’s fantastic!

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Size DOES Matter. in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

In the virtual classroom, how many is too many? Feedback in the classroom largely focuses on the collaborative nature of the activities and the opportunity to be critiqued. Facilitation Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Size DOES matter.

Part 4: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom implementation.

Part 7: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom implementation.

Virtual Learning Strategy For the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

Blended learning Virtual Classroom Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Modern LearningTraining Magazine Network Session Recap. Building successful virtual and blended learning initiatives require purposeful planning and implementation.

Energize Virtual Classroom Participation

InSync Training

Unfortunately, in the vritual classroom, we lose all eye contact, body language, and the opportunity to tap dance. Statistics tell us that body language accounts for as much as 70 to 80 percent of the communication in a traditional classroom. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Engagemen

Part 2: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom and blended learning implementation.

Converting Classroom Content into eLearning

CourseArc

Start reviewing your current classroom objectives, and compare them to your new eLearning objectives. Instructional Design Online Learning classroom to online face to face instructional design

Video - Virtual Classroom Tools: Whiteboards

InSync Training

Thanks to its versatility, the whiteboard is one of the most commonly used tools in the virtual classroom. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design InSync Videos

Will the App Become the New Classroom?

Performance Learning Productivity

(this article first appeared in the Spring 2016 Edition of Training Industry Quarterly) Classroom education emerged in a world of information paucity. The classroom was a critical tool. Classroom learning, by definition, is separate from the point-of-use of learned knowledge and skills.

Shorten The Virtual Classroom Adoption Curve: Start With New Hires

InSync Training

I’m frequently asked, “When is a good time to introduce virtual classroom training programs to my organization?” As with most innovative learning approaches, organizations may resist adopting virtual classrooms, since they’re different from the status quo.

Path to Virtual Classroom Production

InSync Training

Each of our producers has their own unique story, and their own perspective to bring to the field of virtual classroom production. We chatted with one of our expert virtual learning producers about the journey that lead her to InSync and how her HR background translates to virtual learning.

Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom: What’s the Difference?!

Learnkit

Learnkit has published content about Blended Learning and The Flipped Classroom but our subscribers have consistently asked: What’s the difference? Blended learning combines traditional in-person classroom learning and the use of technology, to teach new learning materials.

Part 1: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom implementation.

What Makes a Great Virtual Classroom Producer? Advice from an Expert

InSync Training

InSync Training’s team includes a group of fantastic virtual classroom producers, or assistant facilitators, who provide professional event support to our clients, and our Certificate course and Workshop facilitators.

Ten suggestions for interaction-rich virtual classroom sessions

Clive on Learning

Given the obvious time, cost and environmental benefits compared to the face-to-face classroom, this is somewhat surprising. A much more plausible explanation is that the virtual classroom simply does not deliver a compelling enough experience.

Video - Virtual Classroom Tools: Breakout Rooms

InSync Training

Include this feature in your virtual classroom instructional designs, and participants will not only meet and collaborate with other participants, but they’ll also be more engaged. This video discusses how to best use breakout rooms in the virtual classroom.

Interesting Flipped Classroom Statistics

LearnDash

Classrooms all over the world are being flipped – and with good reason. More and more studies are revealing that a flipped classroom environment is enhancing learning retention. What is a flipped classroom? flipped classroom

Types of Learner Engagement in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Recently, we looked at the two different types of learner engagement we can use in the virtual classroom: interaction and collaboration. Virtual Classroom Engagement

What are the Biggest Virtual Classroom Tool Challenges? Experts Say.

InSync Training

I nSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann recently had the opportunity to join a panel of experts at eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2018 conference to discuss The Present and Future of Virtual Classroom Tools. A driving force behind our mission at InSync Training focuses on the idea that “If we do virtual classroom training well we can get, for many programs, an equivalent or even better experience in the virtual live online world as we can face-to-face.” Virtual Classroom

What is a virtual classroom?

WizIQ

Online Training Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom softwareIn just the last generation, networked computers, data analysis, internet, social media, cloud computing and other emerging technologies have transformed the fields of education and training.

Using WordPress for Your Classroom

LearnDash

If you are a teacher, why not use WordPress to supplement your classroom? Because of this it isn’t uncommon for teachers to set-up their own classroom specific sites to share details and news relating to their subject, and WordPress is proving to be a great choice. Transition to a Classroom LMS. With your self-hosted site in place you can use plugins like LearnDash to bolster your basic classroom site into a fully functioning LMS. How to Start a Classroom LMS.

The Role of Virtual Classrooms in Modern Blended Learning

InSync Training

Initially, virtual classrooms supported a specific, logistical need: delivering content to a live audience in the different physical locations. Blended learning Virtual Classroom 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs