Links Roundup: Tech Takes Center Stage

Mindflash

So in the spirit of the CES, here’s a look from around the Web about how new tech is affecting mobile- and e-learning: Learning Technology Trends to Watch in 2012 : Last year gave us QR code, even more blogs, and the second iPad. The eLearning Coach makes her predictions.

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

Mark Oehlert

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. typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

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Simulations in Online Learning

Your Training Edge

A simulation can be part of your online learning program, so let’s discuss how you can do this without running into the issues that online learning may create. For example, you can utilize discussion boards, chatrooms, web and video conferencing, and even “second life” applications.

The 6 Hottest Training Technologies That You Can’t Overlook

Gyrus

Advanced software, technology tools, and innovative methods are being used to enhance training program’s quality, participation and engagement as well as to enable corporate training to be a more personalized experience.

The Future of the LMS

Bottom-Line Performance

These include blogs, online coaching, polls, self-study programs, communities of practice, and more.&#. The LMS becomes a true repository for learning, housing job aids, coaching guides, and courses, along side videos created and uploaded by learners and informal wikis run by study groups. In researching LMSs and Moodle, I found an article that discussed combining an LMS with a virtual learning environment, Second Life.

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Learning Professionals Must Be Learners

CLO Magazine

How often do we, as learning professionals, take complete learning programs, including our own, to make sure the learning “taste” is excellent? How often do you attend a complete classroom program? Do you currently have a coach to help improve your performance?

Allison Rossett: ELearning Isn’t What You Think It Is – Not Yet #tk10

Learning Visions

didn’t ask about quality, efficiency, satisfaction) Step 2: Defined the options They constructed 26 snapshots (options derived from literature, conferences, blogs, etc.) – e.g., “Our programs are delivered in a virtual classroom. or “Our programs are delivered on mobile devices.” Our programs included test of skills and knowledge We use computers as part of classroom instruction Our programs present content and opps to practice and receive feedback.

Getting Ready for the Next Disruptions in Training and Education

Learningtogo

For example, I can remember a time when many learning professionals predicted that Second Life would become the norm for immersive training delivery. Another program, built by a collaboration between Harvard and MIT, grades college essays for grammar and pertinence to the question.

Making A Big Impact: Top Corporate Training Innovations for 2018

Time to Know

Organizations are using virtual training coaches such as avatars or chatbots, which engage with the learners like a human instructor. Companies are using online virtual platforms such as Second Life for delivering their training and are creating virtual environments to bring the human aspect into their eLearning environment. YouTube, for example, became the second most popular search engine after Google.

Getting Ready for the Next Disruptions in Training and Education

ATD Learning Technologies

For example, I can remember a time when many learning professionals predicted that Second Life would become the norm for immersive training delivery. Another program, built by a collaboration between Harvard and MIT, grades college essays for grammar and pertinence to the question.

5 Lessons Learned from 16 Years in Leadership Development

Abilitie

We continue to see new technologies, fads, and buzzwords (remember Second Life classrooms?) One of my favorite learning leaders at a fast-moving CPG company is doing just that, using a mobile app to match and connect program participants based on an app-based survey.

Making A Big Impact: Top Corporate Training Innovations for 2018

Time to Know

Organizations are using virtual training coaches such as avatars or chatbots, which engage with the learners like a human instructor. Companies are using online virtual platforms such as Second Life for delivering their training and are creating virtual environments to bring the human aspect into their eLearning environment. YouTube, for example, became the second most popular search engine after Google.

Getting Ready for the Next Disruptions in Training and Education

ATD Learning Technologies

For example, I can remember a time when many learning professionals predicted that Second Life would become the norm for immersive training delivery. At least one VR company is already selling virtual operating room simulations to medical schools, reducing the time and cost of preparing a new surgeon for possible life versus death performance. Another program, built by a collaboration between Harvard and MIT, grades college essays for grammar and pertinence to the question.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Knowledge Acquisition -- searches Coaching or Mentoring -- reaching out to other people and connecting to other people (not just repositories of inf.knowing who to talk to). I think I must have been a stenographer in another life.

The Learning Side of Sears

CLO Magazine

But it also can track learning that happens offline, things like reading an instructional brochure or a coaching conversation between an employee and a manager. Nguyen said he can name a half a dozen people from elementary school all the way through college who were instrumental in his life.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect. This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. It's been fun working with them and has definitely added a new spark. I'm hoping that others will join the effort.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Lance Dublin: Formalizing Informal Learning

Learning Visions

Marcia Connor’s four-square chart from 2004 (pre web 2.0): Formal (classes, elearning, meetings)/Informal (community, teaming, playing) Intentional (reading, coaching, mentoring)/Unexpected (self-study, exploring, internet surfing) The choice is not informal vs. formal. Intentional Informal: reading and searching, coaching and mentoring, blogs, wikis, some, etc. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Client is Addicted: Audio in eLearning

Learning Visions

They think the program isnt working when they come across a slide that doesnt have v.o. perhaps you create some sort of coach/avatar image that when visible indicates audio. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Expanding On The Nine Events Of Instruction - The eLearning Coach , April 19, 2010 The nine events of instruction are a compelling foundation for Instructional Design. And I was happy to see that my Twitter for Learning post got the top spot for the second half of the month. How To Create A Visual Hierarchy - The eLearning Coach , April 27, 2010 You can communicate a secondary message through a visual hierarchy of text, graphics and video on the screen.

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

And I was happy to see that my Twitter for Learning post got the top spot for the second half of the month. 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. The conference took place entirely in the virtual immersive environment of Second Life with a venue of presenters from around the world. Best of eLearning Learning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do!

Learning Visions

A Theory of Fun (“games are puzzles to solve, just like everything else we encounter in life&# ) The most serious issues we have to approach are puzzles. 30-90 seconds. Production costs have dropped – we can start adding a lot more media/engagement to our programs. We worked with the responsible program element to help them gather and establish their data baselines. But education programs focus on academic elements.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. 11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days) - Kapp Notes , September 8, 2010 If you are thinking of creating an educational game but don’t want to invest a lot of money, you can try out these free software programs (or free for 30 days in some cases), some are 2D and some are 3D. Second Life [mobile learning].