A framework for content curation

E-Learning Provocateur

It is with this in mind that I have started thinking about a model – or perhaps more accurately, a framework – for content curation. It reminds us that transmission is ineffective on its own; learners really need to see the concept in action and give it a go themselves.

Who is the Blended Learner?

B Online Learning

The needs of the learner are paramount when developing a single course, an entire curriculum or a blended training program, as […].

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Building Community with Content

Blue Sky eLearn

Self-expression is an adult learner requirement. Networking Around Content. Consider these opportunities to build community with your content. Connect your communities with your blog and podcast content – and generate conversation around it. Content Contribution.

Why do learners want to learn on the mobile?

Origin Learning

Here, we have compiled the top four reasons of why learners want to learn on their mobiles: Mobile Learning – Why Learners want to learn on the mobile. Why not convert those Smartphone owners to Smartphone learners?

Customer Training Completion Rates

We crunched the numbers to help you set goals for course completion and build your content strategy. Download the study to learn what kind of content keeps learners engaged, how long courses should be, and more

Learners as producers

Learning with e's

For the longest time teachers and lecturers have held the monopoly on the production of academic content. This user generated content trend is apparent not only in universities and colleges but also in the compulsory education sectors.

eLearning: Quick Tips for Engaging the Learner

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Sally Cox    Creating engagement with your learners greatly increases their retention of the information and makes the course that much more enjoyable. But I want the course to be easy to navigate, thought-provoking, and an all-around pleasant experience for the learner.

eLearning: Engaging All Groups of Learners

Origin Learning

Every individual perceives content in a way that is easy for them. In a classroom training setup, it has always been challenging to accommodate learners with different learning styles and keep them engaged throughout the teaching-and-learning cycle. Visual Learner.

How to Make Sticky eLearning Content

eLearning Brothers

After all the many hours of eLearning content development and design we have done as eLearning professionals, the most important objective is to ensure our learners retain and apply what they’ve learned to memory. What Does This Mean for Corporate eLearning Content? “If

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

of learners. situations, or present individualized content. the performance needs of the organization, which will help learners see that these courses. outline the objectives that learners will need in order to meet the goals. into the learner’s daily environment.

Your Learners Have Attitude

CLO Magazine

Learners have a lot of attitude these days. Your learners aren’t being rude or arrogant, but they do have a new attitude, which may be surprising, disappointing or confusing to us learning and development veterans. Your learners are better guardians of your wage time than you.

Motivated Learners Find A Way

Tom Spiglanin

Even when we fall far short, motivated learners still find a way. When we package content into courses and offer it to employees, in many ways we are restricting how and what they can learn. Let me start by introducing my daughter, Arianna.

How to Keep E-Learners Engaged

Origin Learning

It is the most elementary and important goal of any learning program to keep learners interested, active and motivated to explore the course further. In this blog we’ll talk about ways that can keep your e-learners engaged and coming back for more: Keep content relevant.

Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners

Association eLearning

Your learners’ interest in your association’s educational offerings works the same way. Here are some ideas for how to provide your learners with training they’ll want to take. Learners are more likely to take advantage of your association’s educational offerings if you: . ?

Facilitate Enterprise ROI Through Learning Digitalization

training content, and develop and maintain training. Basically, eLearning demands well- written and properly presented content that is high-fidelity and appropriately formatted. content and subsequent deployment. redundancies across the content that the instructor-led and.

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

Harnessing the power of collective intelligence , the product provides a context and a connection with learners that can predict their behavior, learning patterns and has the ability to assess the skill gaps arising from time to time.

Don't Bog Down Your Learners' Cognitive Load

InSync Training

When designing learning for virtual classrooms or a blended learning program, one of your primary missions is to capture and maintain the attention of your learners. This can be challenging in a space that is still new to many learners.

Why Learning Content Curation Matters

PDG

Training departments generate volumes of content. Many of us are standing on twin peaks of learning content. Does all of this content really help our employees learn, perform, and connect with what they are doing? The volume of content can become difficult to navigate.

Compelling content hooks you in and won't let go

Clive on Learning

We are told that learners are no longer able to concentrate on content that's more than four or five minutes long. I’m sure that if you were to open up our brains and tip the contents onto the floor, what would come out but piles and piles of stories.

eLearning: Designing for Every Learner

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Sally Cox    In my fantasy world, every learner who takes one of my courses would be tech savvy; and I'd be able to try lots of cool new things to keep them interested. Using the same color buttons and hyperlinks makes it easy to engage with the content.

Six Achievable & Effective Techniques to Enhance Learner Motivation

Allen Interactions

In fact, we’ve even said that motivation is often more important than the specific content when seeking to maximize the impact of instruction—particularly in e-learning, where relatively few social or external environmental factors are likely to inspire learners.

Challenge Your Learners By…

Association eLearning

In this hectic world of on-the-spot access to information, conversations held in 140 characters or less, and instant picture uploads, Instructional Designers are faced with the challenge of designing effective learning that won’t overload learners.

Different Ways to Assess Learners Online

B Online Learning

There are many different ways to assess your learners in an online setting. Most of us have included quizzes or other tests in our online modules as this is a convenient way to track knowledge especially via an LMS.

Discover the content your learners actually need

Kineo

So you want to create content on topics learners actually care about—the stuff they turn to Google for—but where do you begin? How can you provide real value for your learners when you don’t even know what they want? If only there was a way to know what your learners were typing into that little box on their browser. We’d basically be reading their minds! Oh wait, we can – and I can even do you one better.

Stop Abandoning Your Learners!

LearnDash

Then the event ends and the learner is sent on their way with the expectation that the new information they have just learned will be used. This webinar could be anywhere form an hour to three hours in length depending on the complexity of the content. I have seen it countless of times.

Do You Really Know Your Learners?

eLearning Brothers

But chances are, you’ve had (or will have) eLearning design projects that require you to not only create content about a topic that’s new to you, but also requires that you create content for an audience of learners that’s new to you. Job shadow” your learner.

Corporate Training in 2014: Business Goals, Learner Needs, or Both?

Bottom-Line Performance

What new tools can help my learners right now? ” In it, Harward suggests that the days of focusing on what learners need and want are over. Who is your learner? Is it possible to use a research-based approach instead of just presenting content?

Can Micro-Learning Help Stressed, Unmotivated Learners?

Bottom-Line Performance

And for learners who are over-extended and not motivated to learn in the first place, they are not the answer at all. Why Companies *Think* Learners Need Micro-Learning. Make sure someone else – besides the learner – cares about what someone is learning.

The learner speaks

Clive on Learning

Towards Maturity has just published a new study, The Learner Voice , which summarises the views on learning technologies of 2000 employees in the private sector. No surprise to find out that 45% say that uninspiring content is a top barrier; 37% have no suitable place to learn; 35% don’t have the right kit; 33% can’t find what they want; and 32% can’t find anything relevant.

9 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating eLearning Content

eLearning Brothers

Steve is a freelance blogger and content writer for FreshEssays.com. He loves writing about education, content creation, and learning techniques. With so many courses being created on a daily basis, it’s not surprising that some content will be better than others.

L&D in 2015: Too Much Content, Too Little Time

Bottom-Line Performance

Too much content delivered to learners and/or content that changes frequently.(39%). Lack of knowledge transfer, lack of learner retention. (38%). Lack of learner motivation, lack of focus. (26%). Organizations overload learners with content, and it changes quickly.

Learner-Centric eLearning Design

B Online Learning

Years ago when I was learning to be a teacher, I was quickly thrown in the deep end to teach a group of adult learners. I still remember the feedback from the teacher who observed my first lesson; she said I needed to be more ‘learner-centric’. Prac teaching’ can be a daunting experience. It took [.].

How to Have Success with Off-the-Shelf Content

Association eLearning

You already know that off-the-shelf content can save your organization time and money. Occasionally, you’ll choose a course on safety and you’ll end up with something that doesn’t seem to apply to your learners. Are you shopping for off-the-shelf content?

How Does Watching Videos Improve Learner Engagement?

Origin Learning

That is the sheer pleasure of engagement that video learning can bring among learners. The need to test new methods to strike a better chord with the learners has resulted in tweaking, fine-tuning, and altering the way learning gets imparted.

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Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy

Origin Learning

Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form. Obviously, it requires some amount of understanding of the basics of learner psychology. Your learners are human beings, and emotion comes naturally to them.