Advantages to Learning Synchronously and Asynchronously


There are many ways to learn these days, but remote learning has gained popularity over traditional classroom settings as industries have changed and learner demographics have shifted. As companies have shifted rapidly to e-learning training for their employees, it is instinctual to wonder how learning online can be accomplished. Using e-learning training, classes can be conducted synchronously or asynchronously.

24 Virtual Training Best Practices to Follow When Shifting to Remote Learning

EI Design

In this article, I share 24 best practices as you shift from classroom training to a remote learning mode. With travel restrictions and social distancing in play, Virtual Training is the most sought-after solution today for remote learning. Introduction.

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10 Virtual classroom software

Ed App

We know that the learning processes, whether at school or in the corporate environment, greatly benefit from taking place physically. It also gives the benefit of real-time discussions with depth, brainstorming, and challenging ideas to better enhance the learning experience.


E-Learning Provocateur

Our typical response to the changing circumstances appears to have been to lift and shift our classroom sessions over to webinars. That means while in-person classes can resume, remote learning will remain the staple.

How Virtual Classrooms Can Help Students Who Need Remedial Work

Jigsaw Interactive

The sudden shift to online learning in 2020 raised myriad issues that educators, parents, and students had to work together to solve. Asynchronous vs. Synchronous Learning. Platforms like Jigsaw Interactive and many others enable synchronous online learning.

The next normal

E-Learning Provocateur

The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in a new normal for L&D professionals as millions of people were sent home to work remotely. Despite my tongue-in-cheek tweet however, digital self-directed learning hasn’t become the norm. Slowing down is great for learning.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 1


Classroom routines are established and the remainder of the year has been planned out. Does your organization have access to a learning management system (LMS) to communicate and share content with your students? Do you need to learn how to use your synchronous learning tool? .

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 4


Evaluation is necessary to ensure students are meeting learning outcomes and preparing for promotion to the next grade level. Evaluation “of” and “for” Student Learning. Assessments are a critical part of the learning process. Step 4: Evaluation.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2


Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes? What learning outcomes are “nice-to-haves” that you can reduce to focus on the“must-have” outcomes? Your teachers (and students) should be able to focus on content, not learning a new tool.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 4


Evaluation is necessary to ensure students are meeting learning outcomes and preparing for promotion to the next grade level. Evaluation “of” and “for” Student Learning. Assessments are a critical part of the learning process. Step 4: Evaluation.

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Pros And Cons Of Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Roundtable Learning

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic halted in-person training, more than 50% of all learning hours were delivered with technology-based methods, with virtual classrooms growing the fastest. Convenient Remote Learning Option.

ILT vs. VILT vs. eLearning vs. Video Learning: Traditional or Digital Learning

Roundtable Learning

When you take inventory of modern learning solutions, you can’t ignore the digital divide. Then there’s a host of impactful digitally powered solutions, like virtual instructor-led training (VILT) , eLearning , and video learning. Dynamic Experiential Learning. Video Learning.

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Asynchronous learning

Ed App

Asynchronous Learning: What It Is and Why You Need to Know About It. One of the hottest topics these days is asynchronous learning. It’s an essential component in today’s learning environment. Synchronous Learning: Everyone on the Same Page.

Effective Training Methods for Your Online Learning Programs


Most learning leaders and trainers have had to quickly embrace this major shift over the last year. And with many being thrown in at the deep end of remote learning, we wanted to help. Many learning management systems (LMS) give you the ability to integrate with a webinar tool.

How Can L&D Teams Design a Virtual Learning Journey that Delivers Seamless Training Results

EI Design

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered workplace dynamics, and we now witness the “new normal” of remote operations. In this article, I share strategies that L&D teams can use to design their Virtual Learning journey and deliver seamless training results. Introduction.

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2020-2021 School Year

eLearning Evangelist

K-12 schools and higher ed institutions should be planning for improvement and continuation of some form of remote instruction. This year many school districts threw together some form of remote learning – or just expected the teachers to pivot into remote instruction -- with very little guidance. Failure to plan now will make the 2020-2021 academic year a time of watching students fall further behind in their learning.

6 Ways to Help K-12 Students Perform Virtual Experiments Remotely

Hurix Digital

However, with many schools operating mostly or even completely virtually, teachers today face the dilemma of recreating this critical experience in a remote learning environment. . This blog aims to outline how teachers can enable their students to perform virtual experiments remotely.

What is Distance Learning? The Complete Guide (2020)

TechSmith Camtasia

In this post, you’re going to learn everything you need to know about distance learning. So, if you want to learn more about how to effectively teach students from a distance in 2020, you’ll love the information in this guide. million students enrolled in distance learning.

5 Mistakes You Need to Avoid When Adding Video To Online Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

With so many options, choosing and rolling out video tools for online learning can present a challenge. But selecting the right ones can be a great way to help professors or staff add engaging elements for students and improve learning. There are definitely wrong ways to select and incorporate video into online courses, but to help make your life and your staff’s lives easier, we’ve broken down the five big mistakes to avoid when adding video to your online learning.

Course Continuity Planning: Preparing Your Learners for the Unexpected

eThink Education

When building a learning program, it’s important to consider how you can maintain and progress in the face of any disruptions to your traditional training models. Technology, which is the cornerstone of digital learning, can be one of the more frustrating parts of remote instruction.

How to Use mLearning to Maximize the Impact of Your Blended Training

EI Design

Over the past decade or so, corporate training has gone through several iterations, moving from in-class, Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to Virtual-ILT and ultimately to 100% Self-Directed Learning with little or no instructor-led components. What Is Blended Learning?

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Which Training Delivery Method is Best for Your L&D Program?


The most important considerations are learning objectives and what’s best for the customer [KDR1] , but there are also practical matters like budget, whether the customer has a learning management system, and employee wellbeing, especially now. Blended learning.

Which Training Delivery Methods is Best for Your L&D Program?


The most important considerations are learning objectives and what’s best for the customer [KDR1] , but there are also practical matters like budget, whether the customer has a learning management system, and employee wellbeing, especially now. Blended learning.

Top 10 Virtual Learning Environments

Ed App

Virtual learning environments and other online learning platforms have become an increasingly essential part of today’s education and training landscapes, especially due to the recent pandemic. Nowadays, virtual learning environments come with varying capabilities.

7 Tips To Look Your Best During Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Roundtable Learning

At Roundtable Learning, we’ve worked with partners across the globe to leverage activities, assignments, and technology for VILT programs. VILT can be held in several ways, from a webinar with several participants to a virtual classroom with hundreds of participants.

Getting Learners to Collaborate in a Virtual Learning Environment


Traditional learning environments serve as natural hubs of social or collaborative learning. Collaborative learning in virtual or online learning environments, on the other hand, happens only if learning programs support and promote interactivity and learner engagement.

15 Tips and Strategies to Engage Remote Learners Through High-impact Virtual Training

EI Design

With a manifold increase on Virtual Training in the last few months, the focus shifts towards the approaches to increase remote learner engagement. In this article, I share 15 tips to help you achieve a high remote learner engagement quotient. Introduction.

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Top 5 LMS for K-12 Education

Hurix Digital

What is a learning management system? A learning management system (LMS) is a software used to create, deploy and deliver courses online. The instructors and course admins can upload courses, assignments, homework, calendars, learning resources and more on the LMS.

Online Learning Works – So Why are Schools Failing at it?

eLearning 24-7

If you believe what many school districts, governmental officials, and even some folks in the media, the whole idea around online learning, as a result of the closing of schools, is not only a fiasco, but something so new that it has sped up its usage by 15 years. . Anyone who has been involved with online learning in the education sector knows full well that this is false. E-Learning (the actual term) for online education started in 1993. Distance Learning 2.0.

Keeping the activity in online learning

Learning Pool

COVID-19 has made remote learning essential for the time being and home-based working was already on the rise, with this trend set to continue. So, there is a pressing need to convert face-to-face programs into online learning. Social learning. Synchronous activity.

In the mixer

Learning with 'e's

But what exactly does we mean when we talk about blended learning? Once, blended learning was an easy concept to understand. You mixed your face to face learning experience with remote learning, usually mediated through some kind of technology. First it was paper based, and then there was a rapid evolution of technology, and now the distance side of blended learning comes in many shades and hues. Some people call it the flipped classroom. Blended.

Moving from distance learning to learning distanced: Building human capabilities in times of disruption and social distancing

CLO Magazine

With classroom delivery not being an available option, many organizations scrambled to provide learning to either partially remote or entirely remote workforces. but rather, “ How should we provide the best learning results and impact at a distance?”.

COVID-19 eLearning Resources

eThink Education

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic , the world is now shifting learning, training, and work online to accommodate for the safety of learners, educators, and workers. Going Digital: How to Move from Instructor-Led Courses to Online Distance Learning .

A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

I will go thru several areas for e-learning, not just learning systems, although by far, it will be the most, since a lot has happened in 2020. . It is a syllabus and Zoom or whatever web conferencing solution you are calling a flipped classroom. Learning Systems .

How to Effectively Shift to Online Teaching: The Ultimate Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

As such, instructors who are new to the online learning environment may feel a lot of anxiety about how best to provide their students with the learning experience they deserve. Do you feel like you don’t have the time to learn online learning best practices?

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Microlearning, Engagement, Gamification, and the Elearning Success Summit with Stephen Ladek from LMSPulse


Then they asked their community in late 2020 what they’d like to see in the next summit, and they had an overwhelming response for a summit focused on learning. Stephen’s audience is really growing with K-12 audiences tapping more into what possibilities there are with online learning.