Saving Lives with Online Learning

CourseArc

In 2015, UMBC Training Centers collaborated with CourseArc to help one of their partners, the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) , transition face-to-face workshops to the online environment. ICISF used CourseArc to create their courses.

Simulations in Online Learning

Your Training Edge

Simulations are also useful in online learning. Online learning has changed the way we impart knowledge to participants all over the world, but it has also created some unique problems. Now consider how you can use virtual simulations to reinforce learning.

Guide to Good Online Learning

Raptivity

Good online learning is deceptively simple but very engaging with a depth of knowledge that is delivered almost without the learner realising they are absorbing it. Online learners are not excited by our factoids, stock photos and effects.

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Online Learning Methods You Can Use in your Virtual Classroom

WizIQ

Learning is skills or knowledge acquired through study, experience or being taught. Online learning is the reimagining of the educational process that maximizes available virtual classroom software.

Why online learning is better than in-person learning

Learnkit

Deviations from traditional learning models are often met with resistance, while introducing new technologies or methods often rely on systemic change. If you’re considering moving to online learning solutions, it’s important to know why. Online environments are dynamic.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 3: Online Learning Systems

Your Training Edge

Your organization must have some type of delivery system for the online learning program, commonly referred to as a Learning Management System, or LMS. Do you want to use those features to register and track your traditional learning programs, as well?

Nine Amazing Online Learning Facts

CommLab India

The number of companies using e-learning is increasing with each passing day. A study by Research and Markets predicts the global e-learning market will grow at a CAGR of 17.81% during the period 2016-2020. Let us now look at a few interesting statistics about online learning.

How to Make Online Learning Easy for First-Time eLearners

CourseArc

Making the transition from traditional textbook learning and instructor-led classroom courses to the strange new world of online learning can be a daunting challenge – especially for first-time online learners who’ve never had to navigate a digital learning interface before.

Making Money with Moodle - The Business Case for Online Learning

Lambda Solutions

Did you know you can use the Moodle learning management system to make money? Moodle helps this process by allowing education instituties to offer their online courses – even entire online learning programs – at a profit.

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10 Common Problems faced by Learners in Online Learning

Raptivity

One of the key goals of any Instructional Designer, educator or SME of an online course, is to engage learners into the course and help them successfully achieve the learning objectives.

The student will become the master! But how? Adapting the Feynman 3-Step Mastery Technique to Online Learning

Association eLearning

So how can you ensure that they are internalizing the material, rather than simply memorizing what’s on the surface to pass the course? As the old adage goes, “to teach is to learn twice”, and mastery comes to those who apply what they’ve learned.

Sue describes her online learning as excruciating

Allison Rossett

Sue decided that e-learning made the most sense for her. She did it for the usual reasons associated with online education: access on demand, novelty, and location, location, location. Sue’s online lessons offer up lessons for those involved with e-learning.

Learn. Revise. Excel! Online Learning for Knowledge Reinforcement

CommLab India

Online courses today are going to have to fight for space in your learners’ brain in a crowded business landscape. Discover the many different ways online learning can give your learners the necessary push in the form of revisions. eLearning Design online learning

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Online Learning Needs a Robust E-Commerce System

Web Courseworks

While it’s important to pay attention to curriculum design, it’s also important to consider the tools my learners will use to buy access to those courses. If nobody enrolls in the courses I designed, all the work I put into my courses will have been for naught.

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Online Learning and Self-Determination Theory

B Online Learning

We should think about how we can help satisfy people’s psychological needs in an online environment. In an online environment, we can help to internalise motivation by satisfying the three psychological needs.

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3 ways of creating video-based online learning: An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

It is a well-known and accepted fact that videos improve the effectiveness of online learning. There are many ways of creating a video-based learning module. Here are three strategies that have shown exceptionally positive response from our cauldron of online learning experience.

5 Tips to Personalize Online Learning Experiences

CommLab India

Every individual has their own style of learning. Developing an e-learning course concentrating on only one specific target audience might affect other learners. Here are a few tips that would help provide a personalized online learning experience to learners.

Anticipating Risk in Online Learning

Association eLearning

So, you’ve decided to embrace online learning at your association. Have you anticipated the risk in online learning? Will you have enough people to help with course creation, managing your LMS, marketing your courses? Risk 4: Bad course design.

Online Learning: Graphic Design on a Budget

Thought Industries

No matter the industry, graphic design is an irreplaceable puzzle piece in your online learning strategy. create online courses Course Design Creative Online Learning

Online Learning Plagiarism Horror Stories

Experiencing eLearning

It’s a common complaint about online education that students plagiarize, but my horror stories aren’t about students. My horror stories are about developing online courses. As it turned out, this course included extensive copying from other sources.

3 Simple ways to gamify your online learning

Docebo

Gamification can help you create a more engaging learning experience. But, make sure you don’t simply take a game and apply it to your learning. Here are three simple ideas to help you get started with using gamification in your online learning.

Online Learning Trends and Challenges

LearnDash

The presence of online learning in education and corporate environments is strong. The economies of scale from a robust online course program simply cannot be ignored anymore. The rise in online courses is what has made the flipped learning method quite popular.

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What is our role in online learning?

eLearning 24-7

The question in what is the role of online learning in today’s world? Is its only goal to provide students with courses and topics that rather than be just in the classroom are now/available online? . What is online learning’s role in all of this? But the “learn” part is the key here, because learning means many things, especially when it is utilized in the online world. E-Learning 24/7.

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The Worst eLearning Course Ever

Association eLearning

Instead, I built a monster course that showcases a number of these violations in all of their infamy. Start with clear learning objectives, manage the content density, and be mindful of the visual design. You read the title correctly.

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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Your Online Learning & Training Programs

Lambda Solutions

Measuring the value to an organization is a complex, but important component of any training course or program. Introducing evaluation and tying it to performance will identify if learning has occured during and after training, and if job performance improvements have been realized.

This is Your Brain on eLearning/Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

eLearning, also known as online learning, isn’t just good for a company’s bottom line; it is also excellent for the human brain. Researchers are daily discovering more about how online learning affects a person mentally, and the results are amazing. Any theory that learning primarily through a digital mode is unhealthy is being disproved as eLearning experts find that online learning nourishes the mind and results in much greater learning outcomes.

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How Could Students Make Online Learning More Productive

Your Training Edge

So it comes as no surprise to learn how the internet has revolutionized education, and the way we look at knowledge and skill altogether. As each day goes by, online learning tools increase, becoming bigger and better. Learn How to Research. Use Additional Learning Tools.

5 Reasons Why Online Learning Engages Employees in Training

TOPYX LMS

Of course you have. This means a company employing 100 people doles out $100,000 on learning and development, and an organization with 100,000 employees spends $1 million yearly on training. By offering online learning-based employee training.

Why Choice Matters in Online Learning

LearnDash

The evolution of online learning is in full force. Advances in the devices we use on a day-to-day basis are influencing how we learn. The online learning space has always been one to adapt to change. A big part was because I was choosing what I wanted to learn.

5 Interactive Online Learning Strategies You Don’t Want to Miss

CommLab India

Want to create interactive courses but don’t know where to begin? Read to learn about the most effective instructional design strategies for increased interactivity. eLearning Design Online Learning Strategies

Using Data from Online Learning to Fuel Association Growth

Association eLearning

Not many people enjoy reading data, but if you think about how it can affect your association’s online learning for the better, you might relish it. With the growth of technology, many online learning platforms are now able to analyze big data.

Webinar Recap: Let’s Learn Together: Enhancing Online Learning with Communities

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, Heather McNair, VP of Engagement Strategy over at Higher Logic , teamed up with Blue Sky’s Channel Manager, Jodi Ray, to discuss how organizations can enhance their online learning with communities. We live in the age of modern learning.

Online Learning in Education

eLearning 24-7

The first 100% online university. In 1999, Jones International became the first online university in the U.S. to be accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. By 1999, other online universities were on the scene including the University of Phoenix and Western Governors University which was a consortium of small colleges in the rocky mountain area. Some online universities offered degrees for as low as $4,800 USD, and a doctorate as low as $12K.

Online Learning Has Become The New Normal

LearnDash

Back in 2004 I was working a summer internship at an automotive supplier, and during my time there I was tasked with helping set-up an internal “corporate university” This was my first taste into what we know as e-learning today, and it sure was different. The online courses were tedious (literally a recorded PowerPoint presentation). The e-learning universe has grown considerably since 2004. Creating courses is a lot easier as well.