Best Online Learning Platforms for Employees 

Kitaboo

While some rely on the age-old techniques of face-to-face lectures and classroom learnings, others gravitate towards newer strategies like influencer meetings, executive seminars, and expert workshops. Secure online/offline delivery of enriched multimedia content.

Insights in a Nutshell: Converting Instructor Led Training into Engaging Online Learning Experiences

Infopro Learning

Converting your training materials into an online learning format is one of the most effective and easy ways you can remove training barriers for your employees. This increase in distributed teams who work online has led many organizations to look for ways they can adapt their training to better meet employee needs. Instructor led training (ilt) in a classroom setting is no longer an ideal training delivery method for companies with expanding work from home teams.

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Simulations in Online Learning

Your Training Edge

Simulations are also useful in online learning. Training has come a long way since the existence of only classrooms and on-the-job interventions. Online learning has changed the way we impart knowledge to participants all over the world, but it has also created some unique problems. A simulation can be part of your online learning program, so let’s discuss how you can do this without running into the issues that online learning may create.

Online learning tools

Paradiso

A quality Learning Management System is one that has the ability to integrate with as many online learning tools as possible and generate a universe of possibilities within the Learning Management System. Among the online learning tools there are those that are designed to provide a closer learning experience, proposing an approach between the end user (student or trainee) and his instructor or teacher. LMS-Virtual Classroom.

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The Merits of Online Learning

Pinlearn

Everyone is using online learning these days in their own way. Knowingly or unknowingly, you are exercising online learning at every point in your life today. It is not how actual how online classes work. It should offer a lot more if you comparing it with the traditional learning methodologies. Do you think, watching videos or reading blogs can supplement what you can learn in your university’s classroom? Why online education is better?

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. Personalized learning allows both a teacher and a student to customize the learning experience, and innovative education technology can be used to create these individualized learning opportunities.

Can a Flipped Classroom Improve Your Training Delivery?

Infopro Learning

This is one of the many reasons why providing quality learning experiences for employees is a high priority for many organizations this year. The training delivery method you choose is just as important as the content itself and using the flipped classroom method can help you level up your training delivery. What is a Flipped Classroom? The flipped classroom strategy is a new spin on blended learning. This is where the flipped classroom strategy comes in.

Unleashing Superheroes – Lessons from the Classroom

Growth Engineering

Join me as I head back to school to find out what the classroom can teach us about Unleashing Superheroes. As the school exam season approaches, our house is full of revision cards and my kids are finally glued to learning apps rather than Snapchat (most of the time anyway!). I’m beginning to think Pink Floyd weren’t just ahead of their time musically but also had something to say about how we learn today. They were on to something, not for the kids, but for online learners!

A Lesson Plan for eLearning

Coffee and Design

I came across Harold Jarche ‘s blog today where he discussed, a brief history education delivered via The Internet, see Learning is Connecting. I have included a snibit of the article below that discusses what Tom Kelly learned about eLearning back in 2000 and how it’s changing the style and the substance of training at Cisco Systems. A Lesson Plan for eLearning. Kelly may be in the early stages of his work, but he has already learned some important lessons.

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Ready Online Educational Resources for Remote Classrooms

dVinci Interactive

Ready Online Educational Resources for Remote Classrooms Now more than ever, creating online learning experiences can make a real difference for parents, students and teachers who are experiencing a remote classroom for the first time. Create lesson plans and instructions.

How to Make Online Learning Easy for First-Time eLearners

CourseArc

Making the transition from traditional textbook learning and instructor-led classroom courses to the strange new world of online learning can be a daunting challenge – especially for first-time online learners who’ve never had to navigate a digital learning interface before. Here are 8 tips for designing online courses that help first-time eLearners get comfortable with the distance education process so they can learn with confidence.

Best Practices for Moving Instructor-Led Training to Webinars and Virtual Classrooms (Live Online Learning)

Convergence Training

Because of COVID-19, lots of companies are rushing to get at least some of their instructor-led training materials into an online format. Our friend Michelle Ockers has called in an impressive team of learning experts to discuss issues like this in her Learning Uncut Disruption series of podcasts. Here’s how Michelle introduces this conversation at her podcast webpage: This episode is part of the Learning Uncut Disruption series. What is live online learning?

3 Strategies to Engage Students in Online Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

Despite the popularity of online programs, online-only students tend to struggle more than those in face-to-face courses. While 79% of online students view online programs as at least as good – if not better than – traditional courses , online courses typically have a 10-20% lower retention rate. Here are three practical, proven ways to engage students in online learning programs. Short video lessons.

A Guide To Get Started With Developing Online Learning Content

Raptivity

Online learning is very different form conventional classroom training since there is no direct interaction with the learners. In-fact, building online learning is like developing a lesson plan that you will deliver in a vacuum. Traditional content therefore needs to be specifically molded for online learning; a lot of the external ‘noise’ that we might use in a classroom situation has to be peeled away in the process of making it engaging.

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Online Learning Programs: Why Every Institution is Going Digital

Hurix Digital

Digital technologies have impacted all aspects of our lives including education, learning and development. Online learning programs or learning by using online resources gained momentum in the last decade. However, with mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets becoming our natural extension, focus has shifted to mobile learning , a form of learning that allows learners to learn at their own pace, anywhere and anytime.

Converting Classroom or ILT sessions to Impactful eLearning nuggets

Tesseract Learning

With the current situation and social distancing norms, more organizations are preferring online mode of learning or are looking to convert their existing ILT to eLearning programs. Consider what to teach and identify the learning objectives. Blended learning.

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Investing in the Best Online Learning Platform for Education

Hurix Digital

The eLearning landscape is rapidly evolving as more and more institutions and universities recognize the benefits that the online learning platform brings to learners. The statistics clearly suggest that this trend is not just growing in popularity but is already the primary medium for students attending school and taking part in learning, given the current scenario. Online Learning Platforms and Their Advantages for Institutions.

Lessons for learning leaders from COVID-19

CLO Magazine

Much like the WWII commanders, chief learning officers and other learning leaders are having to draw up and modify battle plans to position their organizations to win against the coronavirus. From a learning and development perspective, the impacts of workplace transitions are numerous.

The Rise of Online Learning During the Covid-19 Pandemic

ProProfs

Even international exams like Cambridge International Examinations, IB SAT and ACT have been canceled or moved online. In such uncertain times, online education has emerged as the ray of hope for millions of learners. Many educational institutions have shifted to an online platform to continue educating their students. No wonder why there has been a sharp rise in the usage of language apps, virtual tutoring, video conferencing tools, and online learning tools since COVID 19.

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How Machine Learning and AI are Making Online Learning More Beneficial

QuoDeck

Online learning ( aka E-Learning ) is now considered to be an integral part of the education sector. In simple words, online learning refers to the type of learning where the learning process is mediated by the internet i.e. the learners use the internet to learn. Online learning is gaining tremendous popularity. ML and AI have made learning to become personalized and adaptive. Personalized and Adaptive Learning.

Why online learning is better than in-person learning

Learnkit

Deviations from traditional learning models are often met with resistance, while introducing new technologies or methods often rely on systemic change. Despite challenges, online learning is making tremendous progress when it comes to infiltrating all pillars of education, from corporate learning, to higher education, to K-12 schooling. If you’re considering moving to online learning solutions, it’s important to know why. Online environments are dynamic.

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. At Learnkit, we’ve helped a number of our clients transition to a flipped (also known as blended learning ) model for their employee training programs. 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.

Strategies for Corporate Online Learning Success: Improving Learners’ Attitude and Organizational Support

G-Cube

There are many benefits of training and online learning in the corporate sector and no one can question the need for training initiatives. More often than not, the two main culprits are: Learners’ apathy towards learning and lack of organizational support. When training is closely linked with organizational actions like employee evaluations or bonuses, it is a definite ‘push’ for learning. This is a huge driver for learning. e-Learning

Growth of online learning

eFront

In recent years, online learning has exponentially increased in popularity. Technological innovations have enabled people of all ages to learn from a distance and by utilizing a variety of different mediums; from video tutorials to info graphics and slideshows. It is staggering how online much learning has evolved over the years, and how it continues to revolutionize modern educational practices.

All You Need to Know About Switching from Traditional to Online Learning

Hurix Digital

Traditional formats of face-to-face, uni-dimensional learning are no longer effective tools for training. Instead, an ecosystem of simple, efficient, and contextualized learning processes has been created. With the primary aim to enhance flexibility, reduce costs and thus, develop a customized, convenient and self-paced learning environment. Related Read: Is Online Education Better than Traditional Education? What is online learning?

What Makes for Sticky Learning? L&D lessons from SaaS companies

Origin Fractal LXP

LinkedIn’s 2020 Workplace Learning Report found Learning and Development (L&D) has no standardized measure of engagement. The term sticky learning itself was coined to make sense of how knowledge retention works within L&D programs. To measure the “stickiness” of learning, they rely on course completions and surveys. Generate Value for Sticky Learning. Lesson from SaaS companies: You need to solve your customers’ pain points.

Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

This article was written by guest author Ron Kotlik for our quarterly education newsletter, the Learning Lounge. Screencasting is one of the most dynamic tools educators can use to transform their classroom in a dramatic fashion without investing a tremendous amount of time learning a new software piece or app. The “flipped classroom” model has created a lot of buzz among educators. Online/Hybrid/Blended Learning.

Bringing out the Best through Online learning: How can e-learning help introvert learners?

G-Cube

These programs are extremely beneficial for extrovert learners who do not hesitate to sign up for courses – online or classroom – in order to learn more and excel. This is a grave mistake because it restricts the reach of learning and diminishes its impact. While extrovert learners excel through group projects or presentations, other learners hesitate to undertake such group activities and thus shy away from learning. e-Learning

Paradiso LMS one of the top Learning Management System on the List of Online Learning Platforms

Paradiso

If you are thinking about training your employees or students using virtual education, you must consider this list of online learning platforms. Before making a decision and choosing a Learning Management System or LMS platform you must know the details of eLearning and what it can bring in terms of ROI (Return of Investment) to your company. That’s why hundreds of visionaries in the world of education are adopting the use of learning management systems. iSpring Learn.

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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? There are a number of articles explaining each learning methodology but it’s tough to find anything that clearly explains the difference between the two and when to use one over the other. What is Blended Learning? Example: A student is learning English as a second language. What is a Flipped Classroom?

Q&A: Maryland Historical Society

CourseArc

Despite the drastic changes operations have undergone as a result of COVID-19,the Maryland Historical Society continues to delight the minds and hearts of students and history buffs alike through their online content. Before the current pandemic, these efforts included museum tours, traveling artifact trunks , historical research workshops, and digital or virtual learning programs. An example of a Historical Investigations Portal lesson, accessible online for all.

Online Learning Space: Why Teachers Should Use It?

ProProfs

Teaching in a traditional fashion, in a closed of classroom with students sitting and listening to a teacher is slowly becoming obsolete. With the massive worldwide adoption of the web at the start of the 2000s, a lot of brand new learning technologies were developed, allowing learners and teachers alike to have an alternative experience. These are only the general benefits of online learning , and there are many other benefits that might not be visible at first.

Online Learning Takes Special Skills

eLearning Brothers

What skills are needed to successfully learn from online training? Are the skills needed to learn in a classroom environment different from skills needed online? Classroom-based training requires: Listening comprehension. Online training requires: Reading skills. A learning space created by user. Now the argument can be made that a lot of these skills apply to both classroom and online training. Lack of Learning Space.

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YouTube And Learning: The Future Of Self-paced As Well As Classroom Learning

G-Cube

Technology and learning has become closer in the last few years. With the development of modern Internet, corporate sector has completely changed its face – including the way business is conducted, how employees engage with people and how they learn. Video lessons are being utilized for training within the corporate sector – in classroom lectures, institutional promos, bulletins as well as newsletters. YouTube For Self-paced Learning. Online Video Promotions.

8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training

The Learning Dispatch

Some presentations, team meetings and event brainstorming session are ‘simple’ enough to move online for a virtual meetup. Would an online course be as effective? Based on our experience in developing accessible elearning, here are eight lessons learned to help get you started.

10 tips for improving retention with online learning

Growth Engineering

If you’re a learning manager responsible for delivering training to hundreds of employees, you’ll have a pretty keen idea of the importance of knowledge retention. Well, pretend you’re not a learning manager for a minute, and let’s take a look at the issue through a learner’s eyes. Remember what it was like trying to learn something new? Learning is pretty hard work, but it’s even harder when well-meaning L&D departments shove lack-lustre training in front of you.

Are You Taking Advantage of Learner-Generated Content?

LearnDash

Learner-generated content is a great way to flip the classroom and engage students. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the amount of content you’re producing for your online course, it may interest you to know that there’s another way. Where before learners simply had to read your course lessons and watch videos, content generation puts them in a creative position. Now they not only have to put what they learned to use, but they must do so accurately and authoritatively.