Applying Learning Technology to Strengthen Training Delivery

Infopro Learning

There are many L&D challenges that modern learning technology can solve. Using the right tools can help your organization increase operation efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the quality of learning experiences you provide for your workforce. Learning Management Systems.

5 Teaching Techniques That Increase The Worth Of Virtual Classrooms

G-Cube

It is undebatable that learners today differ in competence and motivation levels at all learning platforms, be it a classroom or an e-learning module. The exposure to newer learning technologies has led to a gaping gap between the levels of teaching or instruction that a learner expects and what the instructor is able to impart. Traditional course of teaching in a classroom requires a board, for the teacher to demonstrate.

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Jo Cook – The Future of Learning Technology

Learningtogo

TJ is the only independent, monthly print magazine in the UK for learning and development professionals and has 50 years’ experience with the best L&D thought leaders. Jo works for TJ part time and the rest of the time is Director of her company Lightbulb Moment , which specializes in developing, facilitating and training others to deliver great live online training sessions, virtual classrooms, webinars and blended, digital programs. Listen to Podcast: [link].

Ever heard of Machine Teaching?

Coorpacademy

This article is part of our new Learning research and innovation series, offered by Coorpacademy in association with the EPFL’s (Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne, Switzerland) LEARN Center. Pierre Dillenbourg , Professor at the EPFL , Head of the CHILI Lab (Computer-Human Interaction for Learning & Instruction) and Director of the Swiss EdTech Collider. The terms Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Artificial Intelligence are on everyone’s lips.

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14 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 18

Upside Learning

And if you are still caught in the traditional school approach, know why integrating technology in classrooms is not just the need for the hour but how can it benefit you. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Find resources for getting started with and using QR codes in the classroom. Quick List Of iPad Resources For The Classroom. 5 Reasons for Integrating Technology.

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Upside Learning

50 Ways To Use Wikis For A More Collaborative And Interactive Classroom. This article shares how you can put wikis to work in your classroom. Lists and explains 5 trends that would be predominant in the LMS and mobile learning domain in the coming year. Children are motivated by learning through play and learn a lot through playing. And in order for us to take our companies from being just good to great, we need to learn how to unleash that power.

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Podcast: Jo Cook – The Future of Learning Technology

Learningtogo

TJ is the only independent, monthly print magazine in the UK for learning and development professionals and has 50 years’ experience with the best L&D thought leaders. Jo works for TJ part time and the rest of the time is Director of her company Lightbulb Moment , which specializes in developing, facilitating and training others to deliver great live online training sessions, virtual classrooms, webinars and blended, digital programs.

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Upside Learning

It’s a known fact that the best kind of learning comes as a result of well-designed experiences and as such games, with their high level of engagement and interaction, serve as the right mode for learning. That iPads and smartphones have made their presence felt inside the classroom is a given now. Know how they will soon replace the classroom computers. Also get a sneak peak into the future of learning. 10 Surprising Truths About Video Games And Learning.

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Upside Learning

iPad 2, with its multitude of features and functionalities (a notch higher than its parent), is a boon for tech-hungry classrooms. For all of you who have worn your ears out listening to all things iPad, the past week, there’s a something on eLearning skills, digital storytelling, TED videos, instructional design , game-based learning and more. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further?

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Upside Learning

Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Talks how games are not just fun and engaging, but bring about effective learning as well. Be Efficient, Not Busy: Time Management Strategies for Online Teaching. Online teaching redefines the faculty member’s schedule. This article discusses some time and tried strategies for online teaching. Seems like, the war between social networking sites is far from over.

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Upside Learning

As technology continues to infiltrate every corner of the K-12 educational space, mobile learning is slowly but clearly emerging as the ‘future’ of learning. Know how you can leverage this to teach effectively. Furthermore, you can learn some tips, techniques and best practices for developing mobile web apps. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? How To Teach Using Mobile Phones.

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Upside Learning

Learning Management System Acquisition Statistics. More organizations are looking to invest in Learning Management Systems as the economy slowly improves. This article on the Brandon Hall blog mentions new statistics on this new technology. What Makes Good Teaching? In its new Education White Paper, the government says the key to improving standards in England’s schools is ‘good teaching’. Ways Technology Is Improving Education.

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Pep Up Classroom Training With Technology

CommLab India

Classrooms have always been the ultimate places for effective learning. Now with employees spread globally, the increasing need for multilingual and consistent training has reduced the feasibility of classroom training. Advancements in Internet technologies have reduced the attention spans of learners, further straining the traditional methods. To counter all this, the use of technology has become essential in the learning and teaching ecosphere.

Learning Technologies: Simulation based learning with UCL

Unicorn Training

When Lynsie Chew, Senior Teaching Fellow - UCL School of Management, was asked if they would now use a simulation on another course her answer was unequivocal. At Learning Technologies, Lynsie and Alan provided an overview as to why they wanted a simulation, how the project was delivered and its impact. They’ve transferred the learning from the activity to the assessment and the pass rates reflect this. “If

Why Virtual Education Requires an Actual Virtual Classroom

Jigsaw Interactive

Although online learning has experienced a steady increase over the past decade, it was the COVID-19 pandemic that undeniably spurred its meteoric rise around the world. Here’s where the problem lies in not choosing the right learning technology.

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

While this number is only growing as babies are born and raised among English speakers, plenty of people have learned to speak and are currently learning to speak English. Many of these individuals are learning English in the corporate classroom, for professional purposes. Every day, more people wanting to teach English are signing up for various types of ELT courses and dreaming of making a difference in this all-important field.

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Virtual Classrooms: More Than a Trend

LearnDash

Virtual classrooms, be it through elearning or some other remote teaching mechanism, are gaining in popularity every year. Globally, blended learning environments are most popular in Asia, Australia, North America, and Western Europe. With all this online learning taking place, one has to wonder if the teachers that are in charge of this training need some sort of special training in order to effectively deliver it. References: elearning mlearning online learning

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

While this number is only growing as babies are born and raised among English speakers, plenty of people have learned to speak and are currently learning to speak English. Many of these individuals are learning English in the corporate classroom, for professional purposes. Every day, more people wanting to teach English are signing up for various types of ELT courses and dreaming of making a difference in this all-important field.

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Conference Outlines Cutting-Edge Learning Technology

Mindflash

From how we communicate, to how we work, to how we shop, advances in technology have radically changed how we go about nearly all aspects of our lives — with at least one notable exception. In classrooms from grammar school to Master’s programs, many teachers still wield chalk, lecture notes and overhead projector slides in the battle to impart knowledge to their students. What advances are being incubated out there and will soon make an impact on how we teach and learn?

2020 learning technologies

Learning with e's

It's difficult to see much beyond the end of the year, so trying to predict what technologies we might see in schools by 2020 is like staring into a very strong spotlight. It is highly likely that more informal tools and technologies, such as handheld devices, mobile phones and games consoles will take an increasing role in formal education. We don't know what informal personal technologies will look like in 2020. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Introducing our Virtual Classroom feature: Supporting platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams

Ed App

As the leading microlearning platform for the modern learning community, we have always been driven by empowering L&D and training specialists to be the most successful in their roles. To learn how Virtual Classroom will transform the way you teach and train your teams, read on. .

Introducing our Virtual Classroom feature: Supporting platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams

Ed App

As the leading microlearning platform for the modern learning community, we have always been driven by empowering L&D and training specialists to be the most successful in their roles. To learn how Virtual Classroom will transform the way you teach and train your teams, read on. .

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Upside Learning

These devices, with their immense potential to enhance learning, are on the cusp of something profound; be it in the classrooms or the boardrooms. Also, learn about some interesting tidbits on blended learning and content authoring. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Mobile Learning: Are We On the Cusp of Something Big? We’re at just that point now with mobile learning.

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Classroom Learning: Ditch the Knowledge Dump, Mix it Up

CLO Magazine

Traditional classroom-based instructor-led training remains the most used learning delivery method. According to a survey of the Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board, more than half of learning departments use the classroom for business skills training, developing core competencies, leadership development, onboarding and new hire training, and technical skill development. It has created a really exciting new opportunity for the classroom.”.

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Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. The topic was roughly (surprise) New Technology for eLearning. If you are going to teach a course online or run an online learning event or an online conference, then there’s even more to being successful at that. As always I do this by looking through eLearning Learning and related sites like Communities and Networks Connection.

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Digitization of Education – Modernizing Classrooms for Good

Harbinger Interactive Learning

When I was a young kid, I could not even imagine learning anywhere except for a traditional classroom and in the physical presence of my teachers. Most of my learning still happened in traditional classrooms, with teachers around, and through paper books.

Digitization of Education – Modernizing Classrooms for Good

Harbinger Interactive Learning

When I was a young kid, I could not even imagine learning anywhere except for a traditional classroom and in the physical presence of my teachers. Most of my learning still happened in traditional classrooms, with teachers around, and through paper books.

Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

TechSmith Camtasia

Director of Learning Technology Solutions Leif Nelson shares models of innovation, practical experience with managing change, and thoughts about where innovative teaching and technology will converge in higher education. This focus on the people-side of adoption is similar to the technology acceptance model. The technology acceptance model (Davis, 1989) theorizes what leads people to accept new tech.

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Special Report 2013: Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

Learning technology is proficient at technical skill development, but how are such tools used to teach often-elusive soft skills? Business and academic leaders are split on whether learning technology can develop employees’ soft skills. Technology in Action: Firms Make an Effort. Some company leaders say they’ve been successful using technology in soft skill development. Technology Can Bridge The Needs Gap Among Younger Workers.

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Upside Learning

This time around we focus on the basics – learning and its right mix. We talk about the changes in the key drivers for blended learning, some fundamental characteristics of training to be followed, and the pros and cons of eLearning. And while we are on this, how can social learning and game-based learning be left behind? Read an exciting case study in social learning and learn about some games and game-related projects that are already making a difference.

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Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

Chapter 9: “ Like, Comment, Share: Collaboration and Civic Engagement Within Social Network Sites ,” by Greenhow and Lee, in Emerging Technologies for the Classroom: A Learning Sciences Perspective. Social media and social networking sites allow individuals and groups to collaborate and learn together. Social media has a different impact on the learning experience, compared to technology that is often utilized in the learning environment.

How To Use Proven Virtual Learning Activities To Boost Your Training

Spark Your Interest

Virtual learning sessions using a platform like Zoom, WebEx, or Adobe Connect, have become commonplace. They are often the first step organizations take to provide online learning. And it is easy to set-up a virtual classroom to start your online training.

Learning Technologies Summer Forum: Microlearning, Our Thoughts

Unicorn Training

We had a great time at the Learning Technologies Summer Forum (LTSF), Kensington Olympia yesterday. Here's the lucky winner with her prize:There was so much to choose from during the day we were spoilt for choice and it was great to have some fantastic conversations about all things learning. Microlearning is a way of teaching and delivering content in small, bite size chunks. Wouldn't it be a much better learning environment if learners actually wanted to learn?What

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What is social learning (and how to adopt it)

Docebo

Social learning can help today’s organizations keep up with the pace at which their business moves. More and more, organizations are turning to social learning to deliver exciting e- learning experiences to their customers, partners, and employees. What is social learning?

How to Move From Classroom to Digital Learning

gomo learning

Read on for tips on how to retain the impact of classroom learning while benefiting from the advantages of a digital learning environment. Why Are We so Attached To Face-to-Face Learning? A lot of people love face-to-face learning.

Evoluation of Training/Teaching? Three Vignettes

Kapp Notes

Following are three different segments designed to get you thinking--over the long weekend here in the states--about the evolution of training/teaching or lack there of. Number Three This is a joke told by Tony O'Driscoll at the Advanced Learning Technologies Summit. s a classroom." Number One: Here is one man's interpretation: "Evolution of Dance."

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2020 learning technologies

Learning with 'e's

It's difficult to see much beyond the end of the year, so trying to predict what technologies we might see in schools by 2020 is like staring into a very strong spotlight. It is highly likely that more informal tools and technologies, such as handheld devices, mobile phones and games consoles will take an increasing role in formal education. We don't know what informal personal technologies will look like in 2020. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

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Reading: ‘Best Practices for Use of Blended Learning’

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

So I’m thinking about blended learning again. One thing I had to do, in getting my brain considering the ‘blended’ approach again after all this time was to differentiate between the ‘flipped classroom’ and ‘blended’ approach. So I started reading again, and found this aricle (one of many): Best Practices for Use of Blended Learning. Best Practices for Use of Blended Learning. well, why not?

Learning Thursday #5: Overcome Your Blended Learning Phobia

Adobe Captivate

Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points. Check out the last Learning Thursday here. I wrote this week’s article for InSync Training’s “ 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs ” series. The discussion questions are: What is the biggest hurdle you’ve faced when implementing blended learning? Blended learning programs can be a beautiful thing.

COVID-19 and Its Lasting Impact On Education

Magic EdTech

This shift towards distance learning, engaging students without grades, and developing/maximizing active use of technology will certainly change how we educate our K-12 students in the future. In 1991, the first smart boards began entering classrooms.