Social Learning for Modern Classrooms

InSync Training

Social learning has been happening forever. Even though social learning is not a new concept, technology influences how the process occurs in workplace training programs. Social Learning in Training. Rather, the process of social learning happens naturally and spontaneously.

Virtually There: 6 Techniques That Make Your Virtual Classroom Social

InSync Training

These tools can be used to build community and continue the learning conversation started in the classroom, or they can be used as a stand-alone “just-in-time” set of resources for training in the flow of work—or anything in between.

Learn Anywhere:The Modern Virtual Classroom is Global, Mobile, & Social

InSync Training

The virtual classroom has evolved, and expectations for quality are higher than ever. Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. Virtual Classroom Learn Anywhere

Social Media in the Classroom [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that social media has changed more than just how we pass the time, it has now infused itself into formal learning channels. Seeing as social media is now mainstream, to what extent do we combine it with instructional design methodology?

Session Recap - Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network invited me to present my virtual session, Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom, as part of their “Provocative Ideas Webinar Series.” I began the session by defining social learning as “learning that happens between peers.”

Session Recap - 5 Steps to Making the Virtual Classroom Mobile & Social

InSync Training

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) graciously invited me to present 5 Steps to Making the Virtual Classroom Mobile & Social. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design BYOD Mobile Virtual Classroom Social Learning Modern Learning

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. But even the most seasoned corporate learners are users of technology, linked to laptops and cell phones and social media as part of their jobs.

Session Recap: 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

InSync Training

InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann shared her 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social with a rapt BYTE series audience on October 14, 2015. To meet the high expectations of modern classroom participants, follow these 5 steps.

Citrix Session Recap - 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

InSync Training

Citrix GoToTraining kindly invited InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann to share her five steps for making the virtual classroom mobile and social with their audience on November 3, 2015. Determine why and when you should choose mobile and/or social learning for your program.

Mobile Learning in the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

We bank, read, socially interact, and more from a device that fits in the palm of our hand. Mobile Virtual Classroom Mobile Learning Modern ClassroomMobile learning’s on the rise, and for good reason. Mobile technology, once a luxury, has become commonplace in our lives. The Jetsons imagined a similar future, but did corporate training?

Integrating mobile devices into the classroom (online social workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public social online workshop runs: 28 September – 23 October Most people have a smartphone and/or tablet, and one of the biggest bugbears is that when they go on a training course they are asked to turn them off to ensure there […]. Social learning

Flipped Classroom Facts and Figures

LearnDash

It isn’t uncommon for classrooms today to be flipped, but what exactly is a flipped classroom? While the traditional model certainly has its place, a flipped classroom approach that leverages out-of-hours elearning does have its benefits. elearning flipped classroom

The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom

Kitaboo

Flipping the classroom has become a hot topic in educational circles in recent times. The idea is that students first learn course content online, usually at home, and the time in the classroom is devoted to what used to be traditionally homework, with the teacher’s assistance.

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

Classroom Technology (R)Evolution

LearnDash

The classroom looks a lot different than it did just 15 years ago. We see schools implementing blended learning programs, leveraging classroom learning management systems , and introducing social platforms to solidify key points. Classroom technology is here to stay.

Leverage Virtual Classrooms For New-Age Learners

G-Cube

Most of the organizations have adopted virtual classroom facility to enable dispersed teams to attend training without the need to travel, developing flexible work arrangements with no barriers of time and distance. 3 Ways Innovations in Virtual Classrooms Help Fulfil Learners’ Needs.

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. The method of training is still based predominately on a centuries-old model of teacher-centered, classroom instruction while most of what employees need to learn would be learned more effectively if it was a combination of “elearning” and on-the-job coaching.

5 Virtual Classroom Hacks for Facilitators, Designers, And Producers

InSync Training

We''ve recently published our 2015 schedule , including our flagship programs for virtual facilitation and virtual instructional design techniques plus cutting-edge titles dealing with topics such as the mobile virtual classroom , the social virtual classroom , and the global virtual classroom.

Learning Through Virtual Classrooms: A new-age workplace learning trend

G-Cube

There is, however, a long history of debate between the effectiveness of classroom-based trainings versus the ease of use of self-paced e-learning. Thus trainings via virtual classrooms are easier to plan and prepare for – saving both time and money.

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.

6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom

Learning Rebels

Last week I wrote about the “6 Stupid Classroom Rules Learning Professionals Still Use” Apparently I hit a nerve, but what’s important is we had some good debate. The post 6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom appeared first on Learning Rebels.

Digital classrooms

Learning with e's

A few years ago Peter John and I wrote a book entitled 'The Digital Classroom'. Everyone in the world of education it seems, has an interest in how technology is going to influence what we do in the classroom. Much more learning will be done outside of the classroom.

How To Make The Flipped Classroom Effective In Corporate Training

Dashe & Thomson

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Why Use Tech in Classrooms

LearnDash

Over the years the integration of tech into classrooms has really taken off, especially with the accessibility of mobile devices. If students have online profiles they can communicate ideas outside of the traditional classroom environment.

What is a virtual classroom?

WizIQ

In 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. Online Training Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom software

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 1

Your Training Edge

Over the past few months, we have explored the social component of massive open online courses (MOOCs) from several angles. We have also reviewed the major technology-enabled learning tools that MOOCs use to support social interaction. In this article and the next, we will put it all together by looking at why businesses should use social media in their training and development programs and various practical ways to implement peer learning through social media in corporate MOOCs.

Flipped-Classroom: Future of Education? [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

New technology is opening new doors in classrooms all over the world as more teachers are using a flipped classroom model to deliver their content. A flipped classroom is a different approach for traditional classwork and homework.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 1

Your Training Edge

Over the past few months, we have explored the social component of massive open online courses (MOOCs) from several angles. We have also reviewed the major technology-enabled learning tools that MOOCs use to support social interaction. In this article and the next, we will put it all together by looking at why businesses should use social media in their training and development programs and various practical ways to implement peer learning through social media in corporate MOOCs.

Using Instagram For Social Learning

LearnDash

We have seen that Twitter can be used in a blended learning context, Facebook as a learning management system, and even Instagram within a classroom setting. It also links to other popular social platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and Flickr. social learning

MOOCs: Flipping the Corporate Classroom

Your Training Edge

It is perhaps no coincidence that the MOOC explosion has occurred side-by-side with a rise in popularity of the “flipped classroom” model, in which the traditional method of classroom delivery is flipped on its head.

Games, Gamification in a Virtual Classroom Environment

Kapp Notes

Gamification in the virtual classroom is still in its infancy. Currently, virtual classroom instructors often use workarounds to apply gamification techniques since many virtual classroom software packages don’t have game or gamification elements.

Twitter in the classroom

eFront

It’s inevitable that any medium designed for ease of communication and networking will be applied to a learning context however many educators are still trying to come to grips with Twitter, and in particular its use in the classroom. Collate classroom views.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. Since then, social learning tools have exploded onto the market. One difference that affects the use of social media is the potential audience and the type of content.

Your eLearning courses could be closer to your trainees with a Virtual Classroom LMS integration

Paradiso

A virtual classroom LMS is an eLearning tool that brings your students/employees closer to your coach or teacher. Virtual Classroom Platform is a built-in video conferencing tool, designed to open up the power of virtual collaboration in real time. Virtual Classroom LMS Features.

The Modern Virtual Classroom Is Global, Mobile, and Social

ATD Learning Technologies

Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. By establishing a foundation of knowledge and skills in these areas, training professionals can get ahead of the trends and create core practices in their organizations. Click here to read full version