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. If you’re looking for a free tool to enable quick conversations that can be organized by discussion topic, Slack does just that.

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.

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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.

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.

Top 5 collaboration tools

Sponge UK

Creating effective elearning requires many different skills and collaboration between team members is crucial to success. Collaborating effectively should be part of every day at all organisations. Having the right files available when you need them makes for better collaboration.

‘Discussion forum': don’t let the name of the tool put you on the wrong learning design track

The eLearning Nomad

They’re usually called discussion forums or discussion boards and are the most commonly used tool for answering questions as well as for any conversations we have in an online learning space. To keep with the name, discussion forums are generally used for a discussion activity.

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Teasing apart cooperation and collaboration

Clark Quinn

There have been a couple of recent proposals about the relative role of cooperation and collaboration, and I’m trying to make sense of them. He has coordination as a subsidiary to cooperation and on to collaboration. And collaboration is when we’re working together with a goal but not clear how we’ll get there. He sees collaboration as working together to achieve a goal that’s for the organization, whereas cooperation goes beyond.

Discussion with Lucid Meetings

Kapp Notes

We help them get more done with less by combining collaboration, web conferencing, and teleconferencing into one seamless solution. And of course none of those apps helped us prepare for the meeting or follow-through on the discussions, action items, or decisions we made during the meeting.

Virtual Reality in Learning – Has the Time Come ? – Online Discussion

Learning Cafe

We discuss. Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia. Thursday, May 12th, 2016 12 to 1 PM Sydney. Overview.

Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech

Web Courseworks

I also like the collaborative chapters. The post Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech appeared first on Web Courseworks.

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.

“Post once, reply twice”: uninspiring online discussion boards and what to do about them

The eLearning Nomad

Remove the assessment requirement and the discussion boards are (almost) empty. Does that mean students don’t want to collaborate? Although the instruction says ‘discuss’, this isn’t a good start for a real discussion. To start, stop using the word “discuss”.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #6 More Social, More Collaborative

Your Training Edge

But social media platforms are just technologies that have enabled a more fundamental transformation, and not just in business: today communication, collaboration, and social interaction take center stage in our lives, in our work, and in our learning.

Digital Disruption – Opportunity and Threat for L&D. LearningCafe Online Discussion

Learning Cafe

Our final online panel discussion for 2015 and it is not be missed. We discuss: Business drivers for Learning in 2015. Scott Dinsdale – Scott … Jeevan Joshi – Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia. Thursday, January 28, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Sydney.

Collaboration: A mantra that makes work play!

ID Reflections

Collaboration is a process through which people who see different aspects of a problem can constructively explore their differences and search for solutions that go beyond their own limited vision of what is possible.” I have taken those points that discuss Team Collaboration.

Utilize your LMS to Foster Collaborative Learning at the Workplace

CommLab India

According to Brandon Hall’s 2014 Social and Collaborative Learning study, 85% companies had started experimenting with social learning and organizations were expected to increase their focus on social and collaborative learning by 2015. Discussion Forums.

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Create, connect, collaborate

Learning with e's

Our social media team of Oliver Quinlan , Edd Bolton and Jason Truscott have been hard at work behind the scenes creating a host of social media platforms to promote the pre-conference discussions and raise awareness of the event.

Project Teams – Coordinating or Collaborating?

Integrated Learnings

In this webinar, Mr. Covey talked about teams working together, and discussed the differences between coordination and collaboration. Mr. Covey had us imagine a continuum, with Coordination being at one end and Collaboration at the other. With Cooperation, the project can still be completed as scheduled and as requested and may even include some more discussion, but it is still a client-driven environment. By Dean Hawkinson.

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Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

Yammer has been quite a success at my workplace. Not off the charts like at Deloitte , yet very much alive and growing.

The Social Collaboration Party – Should Learning Gatecrash ?

Learning Cafe

However using “social” at the workplace is lettered with discussion boards nobody joins or a community withers after the initial enthusiasm. Questions for Discussion. Will social collaboration be successful at work ? Thu, Sep 11, 2014 12-1 PM Sydney , Register.

Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

Intrinsic motivation is obvious to anyone who knows the saying “You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink” In other words, you can unleash your business champions and push all the promotion you like, but if the individuals who comprise your target audience lack a collaborative attitude, they won’t use Yammer. Yammer has been quite a success at my workplace. Not off the charts like at Deloitte , yet very much alive and growing.

Facilitating collaborative learning: a recipe for success

Jane Hart

One approach has simply been to bolt social approaches onto existing courses, e.g. by creating a supplementary learning community for course discussions.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Learning Wire

In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning. What are the aspects that most of the popular social networks provide that can be used to learn or collaborate and learn?

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

EI Design

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning. In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning.

Piecing together collaboration and cooperation

Clark Quinn

In an insightful piece , Harold Jarche puts together how collaboration and cooperation are needed to make organizations work ‘smarter’, integrating workgroups with the broader social network by using communities of practice as the intermediary.

Collaborative eLearning and Instructional Design Dos and Don’ts

Designing Digitally

Collaborative elearning activities can provide a fresh approach to elearning. However, collaborative activities do not follow the standard procedure of developing instructional design. Here are various dos and don’ts of successful collaborative eLearning activities.

Collaborate, Discover, Explore Learning at ASAE Tech 2016

WBT Systems

Through the education, networking, and solutions found at the 2016 Technology Conference & Expo, association professionals can work together to collaborate, discover, and explore.” ” Collaborate with Social Learning.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

An intranet with an SII of 6 integrates social media elements such as a discussion forum, blogs and wikis into a single sign-on solution. Which organisation do you think will be more collaborative? There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

In its place enters social and informal learning hubs like on-demand content, live online discussions, wikis and forums, and searchable content archives. Your new social workscape needs to be mobile so people can collaborate from anywhere. Third post in a series.

Planning Collaboration Activities

eFront

Let’s discover how you can be mindful in planning and implementing a well-collaborated course – an increasingly important post-launch activity. Let’s explore the planning stage of eLearning program collaboration. Collaboration is an important part of the eLearning course.

Social Collaboration Services: the missing piece in the L&D jigsaw

Jane Hart

Social Collaboration Services focus on supporting collaborative working and the building of internal networks, communities and collaboration spaces. Social Collaboration. So social collaboration then is both about working and learning.

Top 3 Collaboration Activities for your eLearning Course

eFront

Educational technology tools have enabled multiple channels of collaboration within the online learning environment. In this article, we’ll share the top three forms of collaboration activities for your eLearning course that have proven to enhance eLearning experiences.

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Kapp Notes

Also, three copies of our book O’Driscoll and Kapp are co-authors of a new book titled Learning in 3D: Adding a New Dimension to Enterprise Learning and Collaboration (Essential Knowledge Resource (Pfeiffer)). Join Tony O’Driscoll and I as we up to share our ideas and thoughts about immersive e-learning environments. In a free, limited-seat virtual event March 30 at 11 a.m. EST in VenueGen.