Creating a Consistent Virtual Learning Environment

Pinlearn

We all know that something has become clear in the educational technology world over the last couple of years; it is the challenge of integrating a compelling virtual classroom for our potential students. The desire to remain engaged in a learning atmosphere is true from pre-K through the research universities. Because of the management difficulties caused by virtual classrooms, many schools have already decided to part ways for the rest of the year.

7 Virtual Classroom Software Activities To Prep Your Team For The New Normal

Dan Keckan

Every member of the team must be ready to take on new challenges in a post-pandemic corporate world. In this article, I share 7 virtual classroom software activities to prep your employees during and after the coronavirus crisis.

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All About Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT)

Dan Keckan

Virtual Instructor-Led Training has been around for decades but spiked in popularity this year due to stay-at-home orders. But even in a post-pandemic world, it is clear that virtual education will continue to reign as the preferred learning method.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program.

Virtual Classroom Software for Online Teaching by Paradiso Solutions

Paradiso

Similar to a face-to-face education scenario, a virtual classroom software for online teaching is a platform where education takes place within the world wide web. The trainer, through the learning management system, delivers specific and quality content to the student, who develops a bidirectional interaction relationship with the LMS in which the information flows from both sides and feeds back the learning process.

Why Create a Virtual Classroom?

TalentLMS

Designing and delivering instructor-led webinars and courses in an online environment is sometimes more of a necessity than a luxury. Thanks to the plethora of educational technology tools available, eLearning developers can quickly create a virtual classroom. The question is, why should you create a virtual classroom? Ever since the concept of Human Computer Interaction has come to the limelight, all things virtual have become increasingly important.

Imagined worlds

Learning with e's

One of the new skills that teachers will need to master in the future will be the ability to manage virtual learning spaces. Learning always takes place in the mind of the learner, but the formalised activities of learning have never been confined to the classroom. The use of web based resources and networked computers enable students to enter worlds previously inaccessible, allowing them to explore within that imagined world we call 'cyberspace'.

Building a Middle School Flipped Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

for the quarterly newsletter, The Learning Lounge. In my ideal classroom I would not spend my time writing lesson plans or grading papers. While I don’t love either, I understand the value of being highly skilled in both so I have had to learn how to do each well. In fact, I am still learning. My Perfect Classroom. In my grand vision of the perfect classroom there would neither be lesson plans nor formal grades.

Why Virtual Learning Is More Than Just VILT: Myths And Truths

Obsidian Learning

Virtual learning includes any form of learning that occurs with the assistance of computer technology. Although in this context we often think of virtual classrooms with a live instructor teaching somewhere at a distance, virtual learning is much more than that.

5 Best Ways Virtual Training Labs Enhance Workplace E-Learning

Cloudshare

Employee training generates tangible benefits in the real-world workplace. One of the best ways to boost the potency of workplace training is adopting virtual training labs , which enhance employee knowledge and retention in ways that traditional classroom-style courses cannot. Literacy with new technologies is a requirement for staying competitive in business, so let’s talk about how e-learning in the workplace can boost your office’s productivity.

Allego Customer Spotlight: Shields Health Solutions

Allego

Welcome to the Allego Customer Spotlight, where we share insights from conversations with customers who rely on Allego to help transform their sales learning and enablement. Allego: Tell us about your experience in learning and training? Learn More.

Presence Pedagogy: Needs Some More Dimensions

Kapp Notes

The other day, I discovered an interesting article, Presence Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning in a 3D Virtual Immersive World , which describes an educational approach for conducting a learning event in a virtual immersive environment. Flying around in VirtualU: Sense of space is important in virtual learning environments. Read more about my take (and Tony O’Driscoll’s) on the concept and value of 3D in Learning in 3D.

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. It is not uncommon for teams that work together to be distributed all over the world.

What is Elearning?

TOPYX LMS

Learners can acquire qualifications or develop new skills using electronic devices such as a laptop, mobile device or tablet, accessing educational material often delivered through a learning management system (LMS) which is hosted online. With the ongoing development of the internet and the advancement in elearning technologies, the way in which learners learn will continue to evolve into the future. Thank you to our Guest Blogger spearhead eLearning.

The Role of Digital Learning Platforms in the Academic Growth of Students

Kitaboo on EdTech

What are digital learning platforms? Gone are the days when learning was restricted to the classroom, with the instructor being the primary source of knowledge. A digital learning platform can be a learning management system (LMS) or learning content management systems (LCMS).

The Impact of Hands-on Employee Education on the Digital Skills Gap

Cloudshare

The way that the business world operates is going through profound changes, and fast. According to the report, 94% of business leaders won’t wait for their employees to catch up with new digital learning curves, they want employees to pick up new skills in real-time, on the job.

How is E-learning Transforming the Entire Education Sector?

ProProfs

That was the time when rote learning played an important role in the entire education system. . At that time, learning involved in-person instructions, home assignments, exams, use of specific course materials, and classic pedagogy. What Exactly is E-learning?

Exploring the Possibilities in Digital EdTech

Magic EdTech

Teachers who wanted to enrich the learning experience led real-time live discussions, labs, or other forms of interactive collaboration. Today, a huge range of digital technologies make it possible to teach each student based on his or her particular learning style, speed, challenges, abilities, and needs. Many EdTech companies now offer tools for making lessons more accessible to learners with learning differences. Real-World Examples of EdTech in Action.

Exploring the Possibilities in Digital EdTech

Magic EdTech

Teachers who wanted to enrich the learning experience led real-time live discussions, labs, or other forms of interactive collaboration. Today, a huge range of digital technologies make it possible to teach each student based on his or her particular learning style, speed, challenges, abilities, and needs. Many EdTech companies now offer tools for making lessons more accessible to learners with learning differences. Real-World Examples of EdTech in Action.

The 6 Hottest Training Technologies That You Can’t Overlook

Gyrus

It is redefining workforce learning methods and tools, allowing organizations to nurture their talent in the most effective way. Struggling with gaps in talent and skills, organizations are starting to invest more heavily in technologies to predict their training requirements, understand their learners and to create exciting ways to deliver training and learning to their employees. is encouraging organizations to leverage mobile learning technologies for their workforce training.

The Coronavirus Pandemic and New-Found Appeal for eLearning

ScholarLMS

With self-isolation, quarantine, and social-distancing being enforced the world over, the inherent nature of man to bond with society is now at the mercy of a tiny virus that has the entire world in its grip. Why eLearning is the preferred alternative to conventional classrooms?

Learning Styles and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

This post is going to be somewhat different than in the past, specifically a result of the argument of the effectiveness of learning styles and if they even exist. No one mentioned e-learning which was part of the reference, specifically related to retention. Micro-learning?

Do you want to know what blended learning is?

isEazy

Blending learning is training that combines classroom learning with e-learning training and makes the most of both worlds. Blended learning is a trend that is gaining ever more devotees in both formal education and in business education, since it is very attractive for digital natives and makes it possible to provide training beyond the classroom. What are the advantages of using blended e-learning? What does blended learning involve?

Megatrends in MOOCs: #1 Adoption at Corporate Universities

Your Training Edge

Pepperdine University professor Mark Allen has defined a corporate university as “an educational entity that is a strategic tool designed to assist its parent organization in achieving its mission by conducting activities that cultivate individual and organizational learning, knowledge, and wisdom.” Moving away from instructor-led training and traditional computer-based training, companies are starting to transition toward more connected digital learning environments, including MOOCs.

Making A Big Impact: Top Corporate Training Innovations for 2018

Time to Know

Virtual Reality. Virtual Reality (VR) is a computer-generated scenario that simulates a realistic experience. Virtual learning environments combine the social interaction aspects of traditional classroom training with the digital world. Organizations are using virtual training coaches such as avatars or chatbots, which engage with the learners like a human instructor. Offers high-level interactions: promotes social, active learning.

Accessanatomy: Making anatomy lessons accessible to all students in higher education

TechSmith Camtasia

In a typical classroom, it’s easy to imagine James using objects and diagrams to model physical structures to his anatomy students. After class, James uploads these videos to YouTube or the University’s virtual learning environment for his students to access at any time. He has also recently studied knowledge retention and has compared the effectiveness of learning anatomy via screencasts verses traditional textbooks.

Performance Assessment in eLearning: What eLearning Professionals Should Know

Trivantis

A learning experience is only worthwhile if it gives learners tools and skills they can use in the real world. In this article, I’ll discuss the characteristics of performance assessment, present 3 different types of performance assessment, and share 4 tips for using performance assessment in eLearning to ensure that your learners are able to apply knowledge both in and out of the virtual learning environment. Blog Learning Management

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

Today’s business world is highly crowded and competitive. LMSes can act as a catalyst to nurture the digital learning and training environment by providing self-paced, intriguing learning paths, and course creation methodologies to enhance productivity and employee engagement. .

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

Today’s business world is highly crowded and competitive. LMSes can act as a catalyst to nurture the digital learning and training environment by providing self-paced, intriguing learning paths, and course creation methodologies to enhance productivity and employee engagement. .

Learning environment

Ed App

If you have any set ideas or definitions about the term “learning environment”, feel free to erase them now. Technological advances, specifically the internet and mobile-first learning , have turned the learning environment world upside down.

Moodle VS Paradiso LMS: Who is Leading the Race

PSB

Today’s business world is highly crowded and competitive. LMSes can act as a catalyst to nurture the digital learning and training environment by providing self-paced, intriguing learning paths, and course creation methodologies to enhance productivity and employee engagement. .

Totara: re-shaping Moodle for corporate use

Clive on Learning

I wanted to know whether Saba, one of the most successful of the big LMSs, could reinvent itself to accommodate informal learning. This time I’m exploring whether it is possible for one of the world’s most popular academic virtual learning environments, Moodle, to be adapted to suit the needs of corporates. There is some overlap: both types of platforms can deliver resources and both can support certain types of learning activities.

Educational Technology: 7 Reasons to Implement LMS in Education

ProProfs

The world as we know it is constantly evolving. As we learn more and more about ourselves and how the systems around us (and within us) work, there is a constant need to revolutionize the way humans have been doing things. LMS or Learning Management System is a software program that allows you to create, manage, and deliver online training or eLearning programs. Evaluation of Learning. These methods of learning expand the way students gain knowledge and skills.

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 .

TalentLMS Alternatives and Competitors

PSB

TalentLMS is cloud based learning management system that empowers you to produce an accessible training system that seamlessly grows and scales for your company’s needs. Simple, functional, and easy to use Moodle builds the tools into an interface that makes the learning task central.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

awards honor best-in-class solutions across the learning and technology marketplace. awards program was first implemented to formalize the recommendation and purchase process for the e-learning community. Research indicated 85 percent of readers had recommended an e-learning solution to a peer over the most recent 12-month period, and 61 percent claimed that award recognition “impacts their decision” to consider a product or service. The “Best of E-learning!”

10 Online Quiz Creators

Ed App

While training is key in making this happen, quizzes are a great way in checking if knowledge is retained, understood, and transferred from theory to real-world practice. Since most companies are operating remotely due to the pandemic, a virtual learning environment has become the norm.

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