Recommended Research: Constructivism & Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Here is the recording and slideshare. An in-depth look at the learning process from beginning to end, including how to use educational technology (and how not to use it), and the importance of social learning and collaboration. Last week, we had an awesome virtual class on how to implement an effective gamification strategy within a corporate learning environment!

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

Jay Cross

Conventions like ASCII, programming languages, Internet protocol, and encryption were developed for corporate mainframe computers and only later adopted for personal computers. So how do you find the right social platform to enhance your corporate training program? Single sign-on access, like using my LinkedIn profile to access other programs. Your new social workscape needs to be mobile so people can collaborate from anywhere. White paper | Slideshare.

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How to Replace Top-down Training with Collaborative Learning (2)

Jay Cross

A wise Collaborative organization focuses its efforts where they’ll have the most impact. Google could have produced a slick, buttoned-down, tech-oriented training program, like they did for Google Wave, but this time around, Google chose a friendly, avuncular fellow to lead you through the ondemand session. As other companies realize the potential of learning as a marketing tool, we’re going to see a lot more programs like this. White paper | Slideshare.

Improve Your Training Program With Mobile Learning

CommLab India

Today’s employees enjoy collaborating with others in the workplace. Related Posts What the Mobile Device Is Ideal for the Delivery of Performance Support [Infographic] iPad – Ushering A New Era in The Corporate Training World [Slideshare] 5 Focused Tips for Mobile Learning Success. Mobile Learning can be simply defined as learning through content and social interactions using personal electronic devices. M-Learning technologies largely include mobile phones and tablets.

Top 100 Tools For Learning 2010 – C4LPT Survey

Upside Learning

I understand this list is more inclined towards tools that learning professionals use for their own learning as opposed to those used for creating learning programs or training sessions. GoogleDocs – online collaboration tool. Slideshare – presentation hosting and sharing tool. The final list of top 100 tools for learning for 2010 is now out on Jane Hart’s website.

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How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Social media integration is one of the main advantages of MOOCs over traditional e-learning models, and MOOCs offer many ways to incorporate social media into training programs: Discussion boards. Collaborating via wikis both helps learners develop personal learning networks and documents the collective knowledge in the organization. Wikis are easily updated to reflect the most current knowledge and they can help instructors identify strengths and weaknesses in the training program.

Learning Activities that Matter

Learning Rebels

We want people to remain engaged in the program. As is reflected in the this example, The Zone of Proximinal Development: “the distance between the actual developmental level as determined by independent problem solving and the level of potential development as determined through problem solving under adult guidance, or in collaboration with more capable peers” ( Vygotsky , 1978, p86). How are they applying the information in teams and in collaborative settings?

Best Learning Experience Platforms to Consider for Online Education

Hurix Digital

It comes with a range of seamless third-party integrations like Turnitin, Nearpod, Padlet, Github, CodePen, and SlideShare, to name some. 2UOS comes with 135+ degree programs, by 75 university partners, and 170+ short courses. The white label LXP has a fully designed curriculum that can be accessed through its partnership programs. . It has a team of in-house mentors who provide additional support to students throughout the program.

California Sexual Harassment Training For Supervisors

ProProfs

This makes the training and education program more formal and adds credibility to it. Audio, video, slideshares, and more. Other mediums of training, such as audio, video, and slideshares, are versatile in that you can embed them in most online training platforms.

Remote working? Why an authoring tool to create e-learning courses is the best choice for your company

isEazy

It can be edited collaboratively , speeding up the course creation process. If you’ve been using PowerPoint for your training programs, it’s perfectly normal to feel some trepidation at the thought of not re-using that material that you put so much effort into.

7 Most Used Online Corporate Training Platforms

Kitaboo

Using a well-structured employee training program, you can shape them into the ideal and efficient employees who will make every effort to help your business grow. L&D teams and corporate trainers may design effective training programs, but without the right delivery platform, the training still remains ineffective. It offers recurring certifications based on completion of courses and learning programs. You can get insightful reports about the employee training program.

2014: The Year of the Corporate MOOC?

Your Training Edge

But many companies remained skeptical about MOOCs, perhaps waiting to see their results in higher education before overhauling their own training programs. Companies are using digital learning environments to expand the reach of their training programs. In 2014, these trends are expected to continue: organizations will pour even more money into their training programs and increase their use of technology. Collaboration and innovation.

Generation Z is Here. Are You Ready?

Avilar

What does the appearance of Gen Z mean for your recruiting efforts, learning and development programs and company culture? Sparks & Honey created a great SlideShare , supporting characterization of this generation as: Digital Multi-taskers : Smartphones, PCs, laptops, tablets…. Gen Zers routinely multitask across five screens as they game, watch their favorite YouTubers, connect on social media, listen to music and collaborate on homework – all at the same time.

What differentiates isEazy from the rest of the tools?

isEazy

With the passage of years, most software has enormously improved its user experience, but a great many programs continue to need the user to take a short course or tutorial to be able to make the most of all its benefits. We have worked extremely hard to ensure that isEazy is a 100% intuitive program that will guide you through all the steps in creating a course, even if you don’t have experience with it.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

This blog will explore more than 60 tools and technologies for successfully implementing each of these elements in your technology-enabled training program. All training courses and programs should have learning objectives. SlideShare — upload and share presentations. PBWorks — knowledge base and collaboration tool. Interaction and collaboration. Like the activities, there are many tools available for interaction and collaboration.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Wanted more collaboration and conversation, so people could access already certified people’s expertise. Video, podcasts, discussion forums, games, mentoring programs (Partner new learners with those already certified). Product Pitch for Quicklessons [link] collaborative online course creation in the cloud Lots of connection with facebook and Izzui– invite people to courses, share them, people can like them.”an

The Future of Learning is Still All About the Humans

NovoEd

Business leaders and learning professionals had the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge industry trends and explore emerging technologies that will help solve some of L&D’s biggest challenges like building capabilities that support business transformation, keeping learners actively engaged in the learning process, and calculating the ROI of learning programs.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

so educators can find like-minded individuals to converse and collaborate with. Many students are participating in PLNs to learn skills that are not taught in their schools (computer programming, photography/videography, graphic design, foreign languages). Slideshare Presentation). Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

so educators can find like-minded individuals to converse and collaborate with. Many students are participating in PLNs to learn skills that are not taught in their schools (computer programming, photography/videography, graphic design, foreign languages). Slideshare Presentation). Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

Users do not need to perform any programming tasks, but rather going through a graphical user interface to generate the learning object. CourseLab CourseLab is a powerful, yet easy-to-use, e-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating high-quality interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), CD-ROMS and other devices.

5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online

DigitalChalk eLearning

Today, services such as iSpring Cloud (soon to be released), SlideShare , SlideBoom , and many others will host your slides on the web. Custom converters like SlideAlloy , Movavi , Wondershare and others will enable you to turn your PowerPoint into a video (Most of these tools function as add-ins in PowerPoint, giving you an extra tab when you open the program). These systems deliver training programs and online classes. “Could I have a copy of your slides?”

The Future of Learning is Still All About the Humans

NovoEd

Business leaders and learning professionals had the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge industry trends and explore emerging technologies that will help solve some of L&D’s biggest challenges like building capabilities that support business transformation, keeping learners actively engaged in the learning process, and calculating the ROI of learning programs.

7 lessons how to use social media in an event with social media beginners

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Our main goal of using social media was to improve networking and aim for real collaboration between participants to take off. Co-create your event and program with a wider group of participants Traditionally a small group of people/volunteers design the event and make decisions about the program, themes and speakers. The exciting thing about social media is makes it easy to call for wider participation in program design. on slideshare ).

Top L&D experts reveal winning strategies for training remote workers

TalentLMS

Encourage participation early and regularly and promote contribution and collaboration. His training programs have helped various organizations, from Fortune 500 companies to NGOs, achieve their learning goals and thrive. Make your visuals engaging by avoiding common PowerPoint design mistakes (check out Jesse Desjardin’s Slideshare deck titled: You Suck at PowerPoint). So many programs let them find their way.

Making Sense of Responsive E-Learning Design

Learnnovators

Here is a slideshare presentation that depicts some interesting use cases and real-world examples. It is interesting to see the community being actively involved in this collaborative development effort. Register yourself on DominKnow’s website if you are interested to participate in the Claro Flow Beta Program. The Quote. The reality is that responsive design is part of the equation for certain types of content; and it’s a consideration moving forward.

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Elearning applications

eFront

App Inventor - (mLearning) App Inventor for Android allows people with minimal programming experience to create simple, personal apps for Android devices. LAMS - (Authoring Tool) LAMS is a revolutionary new tool for designing, managing and delivering online collaborative learning activities.

In With the Old

CLO Magazine

The face of the new economy is propelled by collaboration; I’ve told you this before. On the work side, millennials use file sharing sites such as SlideShare to share presentations, documents and professional videos in and outside their organizations. Larry and Meagan suggest that millennials are also sharing their space through programs such as LiquidSpace , which allows employees to find space to work when they need it, wherever they are.

MAKING SENSE OF RESPONSIVE E-LEARNING DESIGN

Learnnovators

Here is a slideshare presentation that depicts some interesting use cases and real-world examples. It is interesting to see the community being actively involved in this collaborative development effort. Register yourself on DominKnow’s website if you are interested to participate in the Claro Flow Beta Program. The Quote. The reality is that responsive design is part of the equation for certain types of content; and it’s a consideration moving forward.

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Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

It was originally developed as a collaborative project of DFKIs Language Technology lab and the Institute of Phonetics at Saarland University and is now being maintained by DFKI. Praat Praat is a free scientific software program for the analysis of speech in phonetics. The program also supports speech synthesis, including articulatory synthesis. FreeTTS FreeTTS is a speech synthesis system written entirely in the JavaTM programming language.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Collaborative Walls. These can be directly exported to slideshare, interactive texts and posters. Collaborative Walls. LearnWorlds is an all-in-one course platform which includes a built-in affiliate program. It offers a great help and useful resources on how to set up your own affiliate program for your LearnWorlds school. Google Drive is great for team collaboration as it makes file sharing easy and effective.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

If I have those skill sets, why would I want to be an administrator of a LMS, when I could work free-lance or in some other programming capacity? another buzz word) coming into play, APIs (Application Program Interface) is showing up as well. Incorporation from the standpoint of smart phones but with limited features – ala see it as a collaborative learning tool, social learning angle. Some view it as only a collaborative best practices tool.

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Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Slideshare’s World’s Best Presentation Contest 2010: the results are in 24 Tips : and my Tip for 13th December Workplace learning is like learning a second language On December 11, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In a recent comment on my blog I compared learning in the modern day workplace with learning a second language. 

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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've read and blogged around the topic of creativity a bit, so this workshop by Amantha Imber, had stood out on the program as one that looked pretty interesting, I was right! Learning can be collaborative. Before I finish I'll add the slideshare presentation of Annalie's slides as I wasn't able to tweet during her presentation, my laptop battery was all worn out!

E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

Real Time collaborative tools, such as integration with Google Docs or desktop sharing, slowly starting to appear. More real time collaborative tools – project management, group tools, CRM, extended enterprise solutions. Slideshare presentation functionality. Very few vendors have an immediate multi-lingual functionality, so with one pull down click, the program will switch to another language.

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Free e-Learning books

eFront

Dunlap Improving the Odds of Effective Collaborative Work in Online Courses Joanna C. Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs. Information technology has brought unique capabilities to learning spaces, whether stimulating greater interaction through the use of collaborative tools, videoconferencing with international experts, or opening virtual worlds for exploration.