Community and Collaborative Learning

Dashe & Thomson

She described how she and her Kenyan friends get together frequently for an entire day to cook, talk, braid each other’s hair, and learn things from each other. Learning has also become less community-based in the United States. And isn’t adult learning supposed to be about that, too?

How Collaborative Learning Can Help To Improve The Learning Experience

Wizcabin

Collaborative learning is an online training approach that involves students and instructors coming together to interact through chats and forums. It’s based on the principle of learning that learners can improve on their learning experiences through interactions with others.

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Why Your Organization Needs Collaborative Learning

NovoEd

The “lone wolf” figure is all very well for Westerns and Jason Bourne movies, but when it comes to learning and development, a classroom — whether physical or virtual — full of enthusiastic participants is always a better bet. What do we mean by collaborative learning?

Expertise and Feedback: Online Collaborative Learning Enables Access to Both!

Intrepid by VitalSource

Technology-based collaborative learning exposes learners to more of their peers’ points-of-view than is possible during event-based learning, where a learner’s exposure is limited to which attendees are in their immediate vicinity. program design

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! Pick a topic to kick it off then plan your collaboration technique. How to bring relief in the form of collaboration? Time for collaborative learning exercises .

TOPYX Learning Management System Earns Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Social Collaborative Learning

TOPYX LMS

TOPYX, together with our client Interstate Batteries, has been honored with a Bronze 2016 Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Best Use of Social Collaborative Learning.

Collaborative Learning: How to Evaluate Your Content

Nomadic Learning

Collaborative learning that supports true transformation depends on great content. When you remove the teacher from the learning environment, content becomes crucial. Unfortunately, there’s a lot of bad content out there, especially in learning.

Collaborative Learning in Spite of Organizational Walls – June #LCBQ

Dashe & Thomson

How do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning? That’s the Learning Circuits Big Question for the month of June. One is a large international food manufacturer for whom I’ve designed and developed many SAP training programs over the past decade.

Collaborative Learning: Moving Beyond Organizational Boundaries Part 2

Nomadic Learning

In last week’s post, Collaborative Learning: Moving beyond organizational boundaries - Part 1 , I explored the extent to which companies remain trapped in silos when it comes to learning, and some of the opportunities they’re missing as a result. Genuine collaboration.

3 Steps to Design a Collaborative Learning Strategy That Drives Transformation

Nomadic Learning

Whether it is through the removal of management layers, adoption of agile work processes, or digital tools to empower people to work in teams, a culture of collaboration is driving modern companies forward. It’s time we change the conversation in learning to developing teams, not just people.

How informal and collaborative learning support training

Matrix

Learning is the process of acquiring new knowledge and skills. Just like 2 + 2 and 1 + 3 equal the same 4, there is more than one way to learn. Formal learning, of course, got the most attention throughout the years, especially in work situations, overshadowing the other two types of learning and informal learning in particular. Of course, there are lots of reasons, but one seems to stand out: formal business learning can be measured.

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

Jay Cross

Technological infrastructure for social learning. Work and learning are converging, and as this change happens, the infrastructure of the old corporate learning must go – things like traditional one-size-fit-all in-person training seminars. Putting a learning platform in place.

How Online Programs are Transforming Higher Education Learning

Hurix Digital

Online learning is simple, self-paced, interactive, and convenient. It’s no wonder that students are increasingly opting for online learning over face-to-face classroom programs. The following are some of the benefits of online learning for higher education students: 1.

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

Jay Cross

It’s not that seasoned and elder employees weren’t learning; we all learn all the time. Rather, they weren’t learning as well as they might. Learning by experienced employees was left to chance. Two out of three Chief Learning Of?cers Co-learning builds trust.

Braidio Launches Partnership Program Enabling Content Providers and Consultants to More Easily Deliver Collaborative Learning and Mobile Training

Braidio

The Braidio Partner Program empowers partners to distinguish their offerings from the competition, seize opportunities, and increase revenue. Companies that traditionally offer training and learning consultation can now extend the reach and power of their courses and content on the Braidio platform. Braidio’s intuitive, market-proven tools develop ongoing learning and knowledge sharing, and its actionable analytics provide a complete view of learning and engagement.

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. Learning Technology LMS

A Two-Pronged Approach to Building Learner Engagement

InSync Training

This loaded question generates answers ranging from design, delivery, implementation, learning environment consideration. Each aspect of the modern learning experience deserve consideration, if we want to get modern learners excited about the prospect of professional development.

5 Ways to Prepare Your Learning Programs For Gen Z – The Mobile-First Workforce

Docebo

While Millennials made it clear mobile learning was a necessity, Gen Z will push your organization to perfect it. Indeed, Millennials made the need for mobile learning clear, Gen Z will be the generation that forces organizations to perfect it.

10 Reasons Why Institutions Should invest in Online Learning Programs

Hurix Digital

The methods used by online learning programs are primarily aimed at delivering the best possible learning outcomes in the digital world, thus contributing to the overall vision of the educational institutions. Combine various learning methods. Collaborative learning.

How to Develop Your First Employee Training Program

ProProfs

A recent survey by LinkedIn involving thousands of employees, executives, people managers, and talent developers resulted in the following key findings: 68% of employees prefer to learn at work. Manager involvement is critical for increasing employee engagement with learning.

Braidio Brings QuickBooks Users Next Generation Collaborative Learning & Talent Development With Just a Few Clicks

Braidio

Braidio , a cloud-based learning and talent development platform for small to medium-sized businesses and enterprise organizations, is now available on the QuickBooks App Store. Large corporations have long provided formal learning programs for their employees to thrive in constantly changing environments, and the increasingly-global SMBs of today require these same tools as they scale,” said Braidio CEO Iain Scholnick. SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 10, 2016.

How to Link Your Training Programs to Your Business Goals

ProProfs

Did you know that only 36% of organizations have learning strategies aligned with the long term problem that they are trying to solve? Usually, the goal of an employee training program is to enhance the skills, knowledge, and productivity of employees. Learning & Training

The virtual classroom: the ups and the downs of collaborative learning

Saffron Interactive

Many of you reading this will already have participated in some form of virtual classroom learning. So if you’ve ever participated in a webinar, perhaps hosted by one or two instructors taking you through a PowerPoint presentation, you have already been initiated into the world of virtual learning. The virtual classroom isn’t a new thing – distance learning organisations such as the Open University have been putting bums on virtual seats for decades. Blended learning Blog

Adapting elearning programs cross-culturally

eFront

Culture determines not only how one learns and what one learns but also what one perceives as important to learn – and the effects of culture on learners’ experiences in elearning can be profound. Cultural Considerations in Computer Supported Collaborative Learning.

Strategies and Tips for CLOs to Measure and Maximize the Impact of Training and Development Programs

EI Design

CLOs make significant investments in training and development programs year-on-year. The need of the hour is as follows: To meet the mandate that the business seeks, you need to evaluate the effectiveness of training and development programs not just through the basic L&D metrics but by measuring their anticipated impact on business. The focus of L&D teams during the Training Needs Analysis (TNA) is on the learning objectives and what strategy that would help them meet them.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 2: Designing a MOOC

ID Reflections

@ignatia (Inge de Waard) describes MOOCs thus in her Master’s Thesis, which I have referred to: “MOOC is above all referring to a pedagogical model with independent learners, access to information, opportunity to create emerging, spontaneous, yet not directed learning communities, etcetera.

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Emergent Workplaces: Learning in the Networked World

ID Reflections

A recent, very brief conversation with @krishashok triggered a few thoughts related to emergent workplaces and what learning in the networked world will look like. It takes a relational stance in which learning takes place both in relation to others and in relation to learning resources.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT SAHANA CHATTOPADHYAY (Social Learning & Collaboration Strategist, Performance Consultant Exploring Emergent Learning, Blogger). Her passion is to help organizations become learning organizations through social and collaborative learning.

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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.

Learning Paths: A Roadmap for Effective Training Programs

ProProfs

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you. In their book Learning Paths , authors Steven Rosenbaum and Jim Williams state that providing an outline or path to training can help reduce training time by 30% or more. Providing Structure to Learning.

Part 2/3: The Role of AI in Learning and Development Programs

Everwise

Welcome to the second article in a three-part blog series on the role – and potential – of AI in Human Resources, specifically Learning and Development (L&D).We Instead, they are defined by experiences and learning agility.

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The Top Six Things Organizations Must Do to Enable Emergent Learning

Learnnovators

What is common across the learning modes and methods mentioned? Social learning via an enterprise collaboration platform. Mobile enabled learning accessible anytime, anywhere, on any device of the user’s choice. But first, WHAT IS EMERGENT LEARNING?

Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect

Origin Learning

Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn.

Build Leadership Skills Through Non-traditional MBA Programs

CLO Magazine

Increasing demand for executive-level education programs to fill knowledge gaps and develop soft skills has inspired newer online and specialized programs, giving executives greater flexibility to build global learning into their busy schedules.

6 Innovative Knowledge Sharing Activities To Include In Your Online Training Course

eLearning Industry

Your online training program should instill valuable skills and information to employees so that they improve on-the-job performance. In this article, I’ll share 6 innovative collaborative activities to include in your online training course. Social Learning Collaborative Learning Online Collaboration Social Learning Tips