Time to Get on Board with Collaborative Learning

Learning Rebels

Collaborative Learning is where it’s at and let’s allow technology to bring it home! I have never understood the resistance to using technology in the “class” In today’s day and age, learning collaboration is and should be the norm in all our learning designs.

Collaboration VS. Interaction: What’s the Difference?

InSync Training

One modern learning challenge we face though, is the type of engagement these tools generate: is it interaction or collaboration? Today we sort through the confusion and define collaboration and interaction, and clarify their relationship with virtual learning events.

4 Ways an LMS Drives Workplace Collaboration

TOPYX LMS

A study by Work.com indicated 97 percent of executives and employees agree that collaboration has a big impact on the outcome of a project.¹ When an organization’s culture isn’t sufficiently collaborative, many goals may go unmet, and a company may never reach the level of success it is destined for. According to Ingram Micro Advisor, when workplace collaboration takes place, these benefits result: LMS Learning Management System workplace collaboration

Top Collaboration Tools for SMEs

InsiderHub

The post Top Collaboration Tools for SMEs appeared first on InsiderHub. Business Uncategorized top collaboration solutions top collaboration tools top collaboration tools for SMEs

Learning in the Collaboration Age

Performance Learning Productivity

The Collaboration Age On a wider plane the Web has been the harbinger of the Collaboration Age. It has blown away many of the barriers to access and has reinforced the power and influence of collaboration and co-operation 1 over silo mentalities.

How to Maximize Collaboration in Instructional Design

CourseArc

This is where you get to add one more hat to your collection: Collaboration Coordinator. Technology and Collaboration – The Keys to Success. Like any complex task, the key to successful instructional design is optimal collaboration through technology.

Scripting the Success of Collaborative Learning

G-Cube

Collaboration is a good way to invite ideas and brainstorm – so it is a great practice for the workplace. However, many L&D managers often worry that collaborative learning might not always meet learning objectives set out by the training team.

Generating Genuine Collaboration in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Virtual classroom lessons should be more about learners working together collaboratively than lecture and PowerPoint. But, what purpose does collaboration truly serve and what virtual classroom tools achieve the desired result?

Learning in the Collaboration Age

Performance Learning Productivity

The Collaboration Age On a wider plane the Web has been the harbinger of the Collaboration Age. It has blown away many of the barriers to access and has reinforced the power and influence of collaboration and co-operation 1 over silo mentalities.

Selective collaboration

E-Learning Provocateur

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Maintaining Collaboration in an Economic Downturn

The Simple Shift

In a Harvard Business Review article (one with actual data) a pretty interesting but unsurprising study was done revealing that in poor economic times employees will collaborate less. collaboration community Trust Wirearchy CoachingOurselves Henry MintzbergIt may just be the old lizard brain and self preservation kicking in, a case of Fight AND Flight. Basically, fearing job loss – people fight to […].

Tech Tools That Help eLearning Designers Collaborate

eLearning Brothers

Thankfully, with today’s technology, there are many ways you can collaborate with clients and colleagues, regardless of your location or theirs. For help with collaboration on visuals, Red Pen offers an interface that allows anyone with access to point, click and provide feedback.

Employee Onboarding: Putting Collaboration Front and Center

Training Industry

Employee Onboarding: Putting Collaboration Front and Center - Read more by Taryn Oesch on Training Industry. Uncategorized collaboration company culture culture new hire training new hires onboarding organizational culture

Instructional Design Strategies for Collaborative Learning: 4 Approaches For Effective Collaboration

G-Cube

Collaboration in learning is a good way to invite ideas and brainstorm but does not always meet learning objectives set out by the training team. One way to increase effectiveness and productivity of collaborative learning is by engaging learners in well- defined scripts.

Social Collaboration Techniques to Enhance Learning

Origin Learning

In such a scenario, it becomes imperative to work collaboratively. Collaborative working may be thought of as a collective effort to solve a problem at hand. Needless to say, technology is a boon to collaborative learning. The organization is a social place.

10 Web Apps for Traditional and Online Class for interactive classroom collaboration

WizIQ

Imagine a scenario in a traditional class where the teacher is teaching a topic in Math. She has already shared the concept a few classes ago and now plans for the students to solve problems. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

Community and Collaborative Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Dave Meier , proponent of Collaborative Learning , says that technology can foster social isolation; and learning in isolation has serious limitations for most people. Technology works best, says Meier, when it helps create learning environments that are: Collaborative.

6 benefits of social & collaborative learning

Docebo

Learning from one another is what people have always done throughout human history, so ‘social and collaborative learning’ as a learning method is likely to be the oldest one in existence. The post 6 benefits of social & collaborative learning appeared first on Docebo.

How To Make Collaborations Tools More Effective: Analysing The Reasons For Failure

G-Cube

While some form of social and peer learning have always been a part of organizational learning, technology has made virtual collaborations possible in more efficient ways to make sure that employees from global offices all over the world can collaborate more closely and learn from each other.

Collaboration, Communication, and Cooperation

Clark Quinn

In thinking about the Coherent Organization , the original proposal from my colleague Harold Jarche was that were two key attitudes: collaboration and cooperation. And I find myself talking about collaboration and communication. So why do I talk about communication and collaboration?

Articulate 360 Teams for Collaborative eLearning Development

CommLab India

Articulate 360 Teams offers an exclusive package with collaborative features. Learning Technology Articulate 360 Teams collaborationIt is a group subscription, that comes with access to the award-winning Articulate 360 suite, and a license management feature.

Are you designing for cooperation or collaboration?

The eLearning Nomad

What should be done collaboratively? It’s often the difference between cooperation and collaboration that requires the biggest mind shift. Because it involves other people, you might think that this is collaboration. This means that the main activities should be collaborative.

Using Social Collaboration for Pull Learning

InSync Training

Over the course of this engaging live online event, Jennifer and participants brainstormed on how to leverage social collaborative Pull learning during the various moments of learning need. This blog will share the highlights from their collaborative efforts. BYTE Session Recap.

Who should be your Chief Collaboration Officer?

Jane Hart

There have been a couple of posts recently on the topic of whether organisations need to have a new role of a Chief Collaboration Officer (CCO). Back in October 2010 Morten Hansen asked the question Who should be your Chief Collaboration Officer on the HBR Blog network.

9 Tips for Fostering Employee Collaboration

Pract.us

You can make collaboration a key part of employee learning and development as well as innovation and problem solving. Building a culture of collaboration in your company can improve everything from revenue to employee satisfaction. Collaborate with your team.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.

Wanted: Collaboration; Communication; and Teamwork

The Peformance Improvement

The ability to collaborate, communicate, and work effectively in teams are some of the competencies most in demand by employers today. Sodexo’s 2017 Global Workplace Trends Report summarizes research that points to collaboration and teamwork as critical to the workplace today.

Social Collaboration Techniques to Enhance Learning

Origin Learning

In such a scenario, it becomes imperative to work collaboratively. Collaborative working may be thought of as a collective effort to solve a problem at hand. Needless to say, technology is a boon to collaborative learning. The organization is a social place.

Collaboration in the Enterprise Infographic

Jane Hart

The following infographic comes courtesy of the Socialcast blog, where they say: “Collaboration is based on the idea that sharing knowledge through cooperation helps solve problems more efficiently. CollaborationIn the enterprise, this principle couldn’t be more true, especially as more and more employees are engaging with one another through asynchronous, socially-geared technology.&#.

The state of social collaboration

Jane Hart

“Why social collaboration? Based on proximity, people are not likely to collaborate very often if they are more than 50 feet apart” Thomas Allen, 1977.

Collaborative Working & Learning Workshop

Jane Hart

Teams have been collaborating for years, but with new social technologies this has become a powerful new concept, as it allows individuals to share their knowledge and experiences with one another on a continuous basis so that the team, community or group can work and learn together.

Social Learning is Voluntary; Collaboration Platforms are Enablers

ID Reflections

As an Instructional Designer and L&D Consultant, I am often asked questions like: 1.What social collaboration platform should we use? 2.How do we get people to collaborate ? My first reaction is to say: "You can''t make people share or get anyone to collaborate."

How to become a Collaboration Consultant

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop: 9 November – 4 December 2015 In the workplace, people learn continuously as a result of working in their teams.

Preliminary Research Validates MindMeld SME Collaboration Model

Web Courseworks

In 2011, Penny Ralston-Berg and I published our book, MindMeld: Micro-Collaboration Between eLearning Designers and Instructor Experts. A few days ago, I was delighted to learn that my model for micro-collaboration has been applied and evaluated by researchers at Texas A&M University.

Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

When an entire organization of individuals is united in their mission and undergirded by collaboration, nothing is impossible for them. Some companies have a culture that is richly collaborative. A collaborative atmosphere is a breeding ground for corporate growth and financial success.

Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features

TOPYX LMS

Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features. Collaboration is something millennials want to see more of in the workplace. Collaboration matters to Generation Y; eLearning expert Christopher Pappas understands this.

The Role of the Collaboration Advisor

Jane Hart

Today I want to look at the role of the Collaboration Advisor. For many organizations as well as the workers within them, this is going to be a fundamental new approach to working (and learning), so they are likely to need a lot of support as they adopt these new collaboration practices.

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From Social Learning to Workforce Collaboration

Jane Hart

Eagle-eyed readers will have noticed that I’ve changed this blog’s title from “Learning in the Social Workplace” to “Workforce Collaboration” Why? So, since people learn from one another as a consequence of working together, rather than focusing exclusively on the learning, I think it is about helping them work collaboratively and enabling learning to take place as part of that process. Collaboration Social learning

Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

The chapter ‘When collaboration kills creativity’ is one that I read very slowly, where I stop and think most. After all, my favourite e-learning approach is the eWorkshop model, which has a strong collaborative focus. And aren’t the extroverts the ones who always prefer collaboration to individual work? Are we right to promote collaborative learning? Collaboration became a sacred concept – the key multiplier for success.

Getting Social: When Social Collaboration Makes Sense

InSync Training

Yes, I am a very social person, and I thrive on conversation and collaboration. So, when does social collaboration make sense? Let’s go back to those 5 moments of learner need , and explore where social collaborative learning would benefit our learners during each individual moment.