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‘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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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. Learning Cafe Webinar content curation Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum online forum webinar

Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2015. What is coming in 2016?

Learning Cafe

Our final online panel discussion for 2015 and it is not be missed. We discuss: Business drivers for Learning in 2015. Jeevan Joshi – Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia.

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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.

Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

Nonetheless, some sort of management of the forum is considered important in driving its use. In the meantime, bear in mind that social forums grow organically. Yammer has been quite a success at my workplace. Not off the charts like at Deloitte , yet very much alive and growing.

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. Nonetheless, some sort of management of the forum is considered important in driving its use.

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. Learning Cafe Webinar Learning Cafe Events Learning Cafe Workplace Trends ForumThursday, January 28, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Sydney.

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.

Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2013. What is coming in 2014

Learning Cafe

Our final online panel discussion for 2013 and it is not be missed. We discuss: Panel Discussion 1- CLO Forum. Panel Discussion 2 – Consultants Forum. The post Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2013.

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“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? Most likely they’ll find an answer in the forum that reflects what they wanted to say. So how then do you get a real and meaningful discussion going?

Presentation Recap for the U.S. Air Force’s Global Learning Forum

Kapp Notes

Agenda for the Global Learning Forum Last night I had the privileged of presenting to the U.S. Air Force’s Global Learning Forum (GLF) group in Second Life at Huffman Prairie Chi. Second Life is used as our primary open access platform for collaboration.

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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.

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?

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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The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

This report discusses the key findings of the CIPD/Cornerstone OnDemand Annual L&D Survey. This article (by Jo Faragher) discusses the trends and key drivers for change for L&D this year based on interviews with some of the industry experts and backed by research findings.

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Designing Learning Solutions to Retain and Grow Organisational Knowledge – Online Forum

Learning Cafe

Questions for Discussion. Jeevan Joshi – Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia. Thu, May 29, 2014 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM AEST.

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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.

Looking back at 2012. What is coming in 2013 – Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum

Learning Cafe

Our final online panel discussion for 2012 and it is not be missed. We discuss. Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia. Date : 6th December,Thursday 12 pm – 1 pm, EST /Sydney.

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Re-imaging Instructor Led Classroom Learning – Letting a good thing go, too easily?

Learning Cafe

Case in point is our school system where the teacher (instructor) is still the orchestrator of learning but now incorporate online resources and collaborative methods. Questions for Discussion. Learning Cafe Webinar blended classroom training online forum webinar discussion

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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.

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. Homework forums.

Managing Capability – New Avatar of L&D/HR ? Are we doing it right?

Learning Cafe

We discuss with an experienced panel what “capability management” encompasses and how it manifests it self in organisations. We share what organisations are doing for “Capability Management” Join us for a discussion on a theme that not been under the microscope. We discuss. Jeevan is the producer of Learning Cafe and an experienced practitioner of technology-based learning and collaboration in Australia.

10 hot tips for moocers

E-Learning Provocateur

You are given a tonne of readings, and the most instruction you can hope to extract from the professors is “read this” The theory is that the students will collaborate with one another, share their diverse experiences, and contribute to robust conversations.

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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.

E-Learning Design Part 4: Learning through Collaboration

CDSM

However, the difference between the two is that social constructivism places an emphasis on the collaborative nature of learning, highlighting the importance of cultural and social influences. In Networks, users share resources and discuss their relevance and impact.

The Changing Nature of Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

While the former reflects the redesigning of workplace as a physical manifestation of this change with its focus on enabling communities and collaboration, the second one squarely focuses on empowering autonomous learning and facilitating the building of trusted networks.

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Measuring Learning Effectiveness: Beyond Training Happy Sheets & Memory Recall

Learning Cafe

We Discuss. In this online discussion we focus on how to collect actionable insights about learning effectiveness: Not only seeking to answer, did learning achieve the desired or intended result, but also why/why not. Learning Cafe Webinar learning effectiveness online forum webinar

How do I know what e-learning approach is right for what topic?

The eLearning Nomad

We’re moving (far) away from instructivism to embrace constructivism instead – a collaborative problem-based eWorkshop supports this philosophy. Empowerment requires facilitation and collaboration, both key components of eWorkshops. This again requires facilitation and collaboration. The mere addition of a discussion forum isn’t enough – we need a much more strategic approach to enable participatory learning to happen.

Demystifying Working Out Loud

Learnnovators

“ When people leverage collaboration platforms to contribute and to build relationships, that appeals to their intrinsic motivators of autonomy, mastery, and relatedness. ” ~ Working Out Loud: Better for You; Better for the Firm.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 5: Skills Learners Need Today

ID Reflections

A MOOC is an intrinsically participative, collaborative mode of learning. However, it is the discussions, collaborative project works, and user-generated content and context that often spill over outside the course boundary which differentiates a MOOC from any regular online course.

Blended Learning: Different combinations that work

G-Cube

The classroom session is then utilized for one-to-one discussions and collaborations. Online social platforms like discussion boards and chat archives can be utilized to create knowledge repositories on specific topics.

Thinking spaces

Learning with e's

We could discuss, modify, edit and erase quickly and spread our ideas around the room. Whiteboard rooms are a simple yet surprisingly effective method to encourage and support creativity, agile thinking and collaborative working. Do you need thinking space?

I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

A discussion forum functionality is key for this purpose, other things are nice to have but often blur the decision about the forum to choose. Often there are good functionality including announcing events, hold discussions and news announce.

Boost your participation rates in your online course!

The eLearning Nomad

Are your forums barely used? I have written before about the ‘post once, reply twice’ uninspiring online discussion boards and what to do about them and how applying problem-based learning principles can make your learners very keen contributors instead, without any threats.

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