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Convert Training to Online

Experiencing eLearning

One common request from clients and stakeholders is to convert an existing classroom training program to an online or blended format. Just taking your existing PowerPoint slides and putting them online won’t be very effective. In this post, I explain the analysis process for converting training to online or blended formats. The next post will provide additional details on designing these converted online or blended programs.


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How to Overcome Virtual Classroom Training Challenges?


This year, millions of students and teachers were required to replace a traditional classroom setup with virtual learning. The growing demand for online learning has led to an increase in courses and webinars that are available on various platforms throughout the web.

Transforming Classroom Environment With Online Whiteboards

Your Training Edge

Online whiteboards have brought a drastic transformation in the education sector by simplifying the learning processes. An online whiteboard can be in the form of a connectable apparatus with a touchpad used to control other computers from a projector or a standalone touchscreen computer. There are numerous benefits of using online whiteboards in the classroom that makes a positive impact on both the students and teachers. What is an online whiteboard.

Modern Online Training Delivery That Boost Learner Engagement

Infopro Learning

However, now that a significant part of the workforce is working remotely, many of the more traditional training methods are no longer the effective tools they once were. Virtual Training Methods. What are virtual training methods? Virtual Instructor-Led Training.

Can a Flipped Classroom Improve Your Training Delivery?

Infopro Learning

Everyone knows that providing your employees with high-quality training content is great for business. Companies who invest in training can have as much as 24% higher profit margins than those who do not (1). 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? Blog Blended Learning Training Delivery

8 Ways to Flip the Classroom for Your Online Course


Wondering how to use the flipped classroom effectively for your blended classroom? The traditional classroom structure has teachers delivering lectures during class time, and learners working on problem sets at home. However, online classes offer instructors a way to reverse that scenario by delivering class lecture content over the Internet, and using class time to work more directly with learners. Flipped classrooms have many demonstrable benefits for learners.

4 Ways Online Learning Solves the Limitations of Classroom Training

CommLab India

Online learning has redefined corporate training. In this blog, we will discuss four different ways online learning has taken over classroom training. eLearning Design Corporate Training

5 Tips For Transitioning From Classroom Training To Online Training


With the easy availability and all-compassing familiarity that most people have with computers, learning experts use online training for a myriad of subjects and for varied audiences. In fact, in today’s corporate scenario, it would be difficult to find an organization today has not incorporated eLearning into its training programs in some way of the other. Online training shares many features with classroom training and it also has some unique attributes.

How to Go Live: Thinking About Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

We all know that organizations have had to quickly move face-to-face training to the virtual classroom. You might’ve recently graduated and landed a sales position that is now training. Or you’re a traditional trainer and now you’re working online. But here you are in this position and you find yourself in this unexpected training situation and you’re like, “What’s next?”. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Modern Learners learner engagement

6 Practical Solutions for Converting Classroom to VILT for Corporate Training

Infopro Learning

If you are like the many organizations who have recently transitioned their workforce from traditional office-based teams to having most of your employees work remotely, you might be considering converting your corporate training programs as well. Online training is the perfect learning solution for improving the productivity and engagement of your remote workforce. Not all training topics and materials are suitable for online training.

How to Take the Stress Out of Transitioning from Classroom to Online Training

CommLab India

If you have finally decided to try online training for your organization, kudos to you! Worry not, we have some tips up our sleeve to help your learners make an easy transition to online training. eLearning Design Online Training

Modernising Classroom Training through Technology (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public social online workshop runs: 15 February – 11 March 2016. It is clear that many people find traditional classroom training approaches out of date and frustrating. This workshop looks at how to modernise classroom training through the integration of technology. So why not actively encourage participants to make use of them in training in a productive way and at the same time increase participation and engagement in the training room?

10 Virtual classroom software

Ed App

Associating certain spaces with certain activities, like classrooms with listening to a lecture, helps us not only to schedule our time but also instil activity patterns in our brains – we know that in this space, surrounded by those people we need to focus more. Virtual Classroom #1 EdApp.

How to Go Live: Virtual Classroom Instructional Design Tips

InSync Training

Moving learning live online requires a reframing of perspective about the value of virtual classroom experiences and the responsibility of facilitators in this environment. While delivery and corporate learning culture absolutely impact the success of virtual training, we cannot overlook the importance of instructional design. Without the stability of thoughtful design, the rest of the virtual training program exists precariously and in danger of collapse.

Virtual Learning 101: Set Your Virtual Classroom Up for Success

InSync Training

More virtual classroom events than ever have happened in 2020. And whether you elected to make the transition to live online learning or took the leap to adapt to corporate circumstance, the steps you take before a virtual training event begins can determine if the final outcome is successful. Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Virtual Teams & Modern WorkplaceIn fact, the CEO of Cisco announced that Webex hosted 5.5

Convert Classroom Training to Online Training


Already so many institutions are converting classroom […]. Instancy LCMS Instancy LMS Classroom Training Online TrainingThe coronavirus pandemic that is currently ravaging the world has drastically changed how things are done in all sectors of the economy. Due to this, various organizations are already exploring new ways of doing things and also leveraging on the internet to meet the need of their customers.

Characteristics of a Flipped Classroom


Flipped classrooms are starting to gain in popularity across various levels of education. It is this blended learning approach that makes flipped classrooms an attractive option for educators. Even quizzes can be administered during non-standard classroom hours so that it can instead be used towards the practical application of the concepts being taught. So what does a flipped classroom look like today? flipped classroom

What's Better: eLearning or Classroom?

The Performance Improvement Blog

Online college courses are being promoted as the panacea for producing more college graduates and strengthening the workforce. The Obama administration has been touting the educational value of online courses since coming into office over three years ago, and many colleges, especially community colleges, have adopted that mantra. Many companies are also convinced that “elearning” is the answer to their employee training and development needs.

Make Online Classrooms Fun with Game-Based Learning


The world of education and training is no different. Be it a classroom game or a virtual challenge, games engage learners like no other approach. These games can be easily customized without any programming knowledge and can be easily used as part of your online classrooms or training. The post Make Online Classrooms Fun with Game-Based Learning appeared first on.

Convert Training: Design Online or Blended Learning

Experiencing eLearning

In my previous post on converting training to online , I provided questions to ask and tips for analysis. In this post, I’ll dig deeper in how to design an online or blended learning program based on an existing classroom training program. Note that the existing classroom training may not have any assessment, or it may not have any useful assessment. Can you assess this skill online? Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training.

Should You Embrace Macro Learning in Your Online Classroom?


In particular, there has been a greater emphasis around concepts such as learning without translation, spaced repetition systems to improve memory retention, and regular conversations with online tutors to help learners gain practical exposure instead of relying solely on theoretical book knowledge. I have one example that springs to mind, although it’s not one usually associated with online education: CrossFit. What happens when your idea is too big for one course?

Can Virtual Classroom Trainings Keep Everyone Productive?


As a result, interest in virtual classroom training has skyrocketed in recent months. online training platform virtual classroomFew things have propelled progressive technologies forward more than the Covid-19 outbreak.

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. In addition, if a group of learners comes to a classroom in today’s environment, they are probably concerned about how they are going to catch up on their already-heavy workload. For these reasons, we have to work even harder to engage these learners – and maintain that engagement through the classroom learning process.

Are Classrooms Obsolete?

The Performance Improvement Blog

And the challenge to traditional classroom-based education is not coming only from K-12 educators. Computer technology is beginning to provide a solution and it is not in the classroom. We’re moving to a more competency-based world where there will be less interest in how you acquired the competency — in an online course, at a four-year-college or in a company-administered class — and more demand to prove that you mastered the competency. Online course (free!)

How to Go Live: The First Step to Moving Great Programs to the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

You know that training program you facilitate in the classroom next week? I need you to teach it live online.” Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Social LearningPicture this: your boss comes to you and says, “Hey! Guess what?! You likely react with panic and surprise. Thoughts run through your head, like: You’re kidding, right? Will people be bored? What platform will we use? How do I get organized?

The Flipped Classroom Cheat Sheet


With so much information available today on flipped classrooms, it is easy to get confused on what it actually entails. Truth is, a flipped classroom approach to learning can be rather simple or complex depending on the desired end result. With that said, let’s get to the quick-facts: What is a Flipped Classroom? Concept application then takes place in the live classroom setting with the instructor acting as the guide for the learning.

Stories from the Virtual Trenches: 3 Common Virtual Classroom Challenges

InSync Training

The virtual classroom offers a solution to many of the broad obstacles training functions face. And while the live online training environment provides flexibility and results, it does come with obstacles.

Converting Classroom Training to eLearning?

Cobblestone Learning

With teams now more distributed, the need to move classroom training online has increased. The post Converting Classroom Training to eLearning? The obvious benefit of this is reaching people in different locations. We can reach more people as we scale up the. appeared first on Cobblestone learning. eLearning Basics eLearning Content eLearning Design eLearning Development

The Flipped Classroom: Online learning Enhances Face-to-Face Corporate Training

Lambda Solutions

It’s an undisputable fact that online learning has been a disruptive force in the face of traditional, corporate training methods. In fact, access to online learning tools has spurred outcome-improving innovations meant to enhance face-to-face training. flipped classroom corporate training Talent Management Learning Management System online learning

6 Simple Tips for Stellar Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

Whether presenting an informational webinar or facilitating a multi-part virtual learning series that’s part of a larger blend, teaching live online requires pizzazz and purpose. As more corporate L&D programs move online, a tried-and-true facilitation process can set you up for success (in fact, we offer a comprehensive train-the-trainer program to help practitioners create a comprehensive toolkit). Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Modern Classroom Advanced Facilitatio

Flipped Classroom Facts and Figures


It isn’t uncommon for classrooms today to be flipped, but what exactly is a flipped classroom? A flipped classroom is when the lecture that is normally done in class is delivered in a different format, such as video, and students view this lecture content on their own time at home. While the traditional model certainly has its place, a flipped classroom approach that leverages out-of-hours elearning does have its benefits. The Future of the Flipped Classroom.

When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required: Promote the Change

InSync Training

This blog post, the second in a comprehensive series , recaps some of the timely and helpful information shared during When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required. Offices closed to keep employees safe, teams now meet on Zoom or Google Hangouts, and training needs to move online. Virtual Classroom Change Management Virtually Required SeriesVirtually There Session Recap.

?Live Online Learning:? Webinars and Virtual Classrooms

Convergence Training

Live online learning–meaning stuff including webinars and virtual classrooms–has been part of the workplace learning & performance improvement quiver for quite some time. But, there’s a lot of additional interest in it as of late due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with lots of workers working from home and with some reasonable concerns about holding face-to-face and/or classroom-style, instructor-led training. Online Workforce Training Courses.

The Battle of eLearning vs Classroom Training: Who’s the Winner?

CommLab India

In the battle between classroom training vs. eLearning, whose side are you on? We’ve compiled a 5-point comparison that’ll help you decide whether you should stick to classroom training or migrate to eLearning finally! eLearning Design Online Training

Virtual Learning Strategy For the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network Session Recap. We have been working with global organization SAP to support a redesign and redeployment of their training programs in order to make them more engaging, more successful, and more modern. Our friends at Training Magazine Network generously hosted a live online presentation featuring InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann, and Malte Bong-Schmidt, Virtual Learning Lead for SAP.

Should You Replace Classroom with Online Training?


Online training is growing in popularity for a variety of reasons. First, as organizations become more dispersed, classroom training becomes a larger challenge as employees work in offices (and at home) all over the world. Second, online training tools have become so easy to use that the effort it takes to produce online training has dropped dramatically. There is a place for both classroom and online training.