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Lynda.com Online Training Library Review

The eLearning Coach

There’s nothing like sitting in a coffee shop with your laptop, sipping java and eating pastries (only the healthy ones) and learning how to use Captivate or Final Cut Pro with lynda’s excellent online software tutorials. Share this on del.icio.us.

2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

The arena of online learning is continually reshaped by technological advances. These have the potential to redefine what it means to learn online. What technology trends of 2009 have impacted online learning and will continue to do so in the coming year? Social Media.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Video iPods Revolutionize Hotel Chain’s Learning Program" (CLO Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Karl Kapp: Scholar and a Revolutionary! Main | "Theories and Models Of and For Online Learning" (First Monday) » August 30, 2007 "Video iPods Revolutionize Hotel Chain’s Learning Program" (CLO Magazine) ( link ) "Employees at Homewood Suites by Hilton are taking charge of their own learning opportunities with video iPods. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

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Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?

E-Learning Provocateur

In turn, teachers enthusiastically transformed themselves into facilitators , guiding and coaching the participants to inquire, explore, discover and even generate new learnings. For example, face-to-face classes with monologous trainers and one-to-one coaching sessions remain popular modes of delivery. In a previous article , I provided the following examples of potential information sources that the learner could incorporate into their personal learning network: Social bookmarks.

eLearning Cyclops: Making It Over The Wall #LCBQ

eLearning Cyclops

Whether online courses that can be linked to from the LMS or bringing a live training event into the classroom, potential opportunities should always be on your radar. Social media - Right now I am in the midst of encouraging staff to use social media as a learning and teaching tool.

Informal Learning: An Interview With Jay Cross

The eLearning Coach

Social learning technologies, which often facilitate informal learning, seem to have paved the way for greater interest in this approach. So I think readers of The eLearning Coach would appreciate an interview with a person who wrote the book on the subject … literally.

Is this instructional design?

The eLearning Coach

There are lots of debates online regarding the value of instructional designers. Although the approaches people use to design and develop online instructional events vary widely, the common denominator is that the process is systematic and iterative. Design a curriculum or program.

Games And Simulations

The eLearning Coach

In this two-part interview, Karl covers everything from video games to virtual 3D worlds, their cognitive advantages and future trends in online learning. Coach: How did you become an evangelist for learning through games, simulations and gadgets? Share with the social buttons below.

Great FREE Software Downloads

The eLearning Coach

I don’t mean to sound dated, but sometimes I use the type of software that installs on my hard drive rather than an online application. It works on all platforms and is probably the most popular free audio program around. ONLINE CHAT. This chat program gets rave reviews.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss. Post from: The eLearning Coach 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory. Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking.

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Text To Speech Synthesizers

The eLearning Coach

Not all online courses are narrated and often instructions are left as text only. It also seems appropriate when there isn’t time or budget for recording and syncing visuals and audio, particularly for dummy audio when you need to show sponsors and SMEs how the media elements of an online program will be integrated prior to the recording. iSpeech has a variety of online services and pricing models for converting TTS on websites. Share this on del.icio.us.

Lessons From The Guggenheim, Spain

The eLearning Coach

The experience was powerful and I wondered what I could transfer to the world of online learning. Possibly the only way to transfer this type of potent sensory experience online is through a virtual environment. The typical online learning program uses straight narration.

Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Build community through social technologies for learning. Implement a social media strategy as part of a learning experience. Use social networking applications and services to build groups with a common interest or goal. This might help some learners buy in to the program.

Webinars In April 2010

The eLearning Coach

So take a little time to grow and get involved in the online learning community. Post from: The eLearning Coach Webinars In April 2010. Share this on del.icio.us. It looks like there will be some great webinars related to instructional design and development in April.

Bouncy, bubbly or British? How To Choose Voice Over Talent

The eLearning Coach

Integrating the perfect voice into an online course, video or slide show enhances the audience’s perception and enjoyment of the program. If your narrator isn’t credible, your program will lose some of its authority. Share this on del.icio.us.

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Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Build community through social technologies for learning. Implement a social media strategy as part of a learning experience. Use social networking applications and services to build groups with a common interest or goal. This might help some learners buy in to the program.

Motivating The Instructional Designer

The eLearning Coach

Perhaps it hits you when you’re writing a storyboard to teach a poorly designed and uninspiring software program. An advocate “pleads the cause of another; defends or maintains a cause or proposal; and supports or promotes the interests of another,&# according to Webster online. Here’s a resource for finding online courses and demos. You can go beyond the generic single course concept by creating a variety of online and offline events that support learning.

5 great speakers from the AITD conference - a summary of ideas

Sticky Learning

I'd seen the program 6 months earlier and thought that there were a few sessions that looked pretty interesting. I write a blog, use Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn etc but what did I know about Social Media really? Online Tutorials. 4. Online Discussions. 2.

10 Reasons Why You Should Pay For Stock Photos

The eLearning Coach

Stock photos and illustrations won’t solve all your graphic needs but there are a lot of uses for them in online learning. Although free stock photo websites create a lot of buzz, in the real world of creating online courses they can be frustrating. Share this on del.icio.us.

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35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

10 Rules For Writing Multiple Choice Questions - The eLearning Coach , March 18, 2010 This is a back-to-basics article about the undervalued and little-discussed multiple choice question. How to convert the toughest SME - Making Change , March 30, 2010 You want to create an action-packed online experience that revolutionizes learners’ behavior. An institute wants to deliver a training program to a global audience not only for its on-campus learners but also for remote learners.

10 Ways To Design For Emotions (Part III)

The eLearning Coach

This most straightforward and direct approach is underutilized in online learning. This might mean telling the audience how a program will help them become more effective, more competent, or enable them to help others. Design for social interaction. Share this on del.icio.us.

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SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

SMBs & Social Media (Sum Total). Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Other notes: Definition of social media vary among attendees (~160). I used Urban Dictionary definition as of yesterday…and to illustrate a participatory online dictionary (which, BTW, is often NSFW but a heck of a lot of fun in my opinion). Asked: Do you have a strategy for social media for learning?

Reflecting on the first half of 2009

Jay Cross

MacWorld : learning infrastructure and social network infrastructure are converging. Any remaining training staff will become mentors, coaches and facilitators who work on improving core business processes, strengthening relationships with customers and cutting costs. We are scrapping lengthy program development projects in favor of quick-and-dirty rapid development. Building a learning ecology is a different exercise than building a training program.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Needless to say, they have many certification and annual refresher training programs. Yesterday I completed a mandatory online Harassment “Training&# session followed by an assessment to make sure that I knew the information. Before a learner enters a program, the CBL process audits the learner’s knowledge quality to determine where knowledge and confidence gaps exist related to the training content. Social Web. del.icio.us. Google Bookmarks.