L&D Role in the Changing Workplace

Tom Spiglanin

At one point, we also reviewed Jane Hart ‘s graphic, Emerging Roles for Learning and Performance Professionals for inspiration. This work by Tom Spiglanin is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0

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I Believe in the Many Emerging Roles for Learning and Development Professionals

Tom Spiglanin

That leaves the question of what, if anything, should L&D do to facilitate the over 90% of learning that takes place outside of its traditional role. This work by Tom Spiglanin is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0

Dialogue, debate and destinations

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She suggested that Libraries should conserve their traditional roles and that any change that took place should be 'geological'. I was challenged by delegates at Solstice to elaborate on the legal and ethical issues of Creative Commons and other Copyleft approaches.

The survival of higher education (1): Changing roles

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In May 2000, I was invited to present two keynote speeches about the role technology would play in the future of higher education. It is not only the role of the teacher that has changed. The Role of the Teacher in the use of ICT.

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Flipping the teacher

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Flipping teachers is about swapping roles. If we are at all serious about promoting student centred learning, then we should at least reconsider the roles teachers traditionally play at the centre of the process, and begin to discover how we can help the student replace them.

Learners as producers

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Firstly, the traditional role of teachers is changing. Teacher roles have been moving from didactic to facilitative roles ever since constructivist theories started to enter into teacher training curricula.

The big switch

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What happens when we flip the roles as well? What would happen if the lecturer took the role of an awkward student? In short, students would need to learn more deeply, widely and critically, to prepare for their role as ''teacher'' within the classroom.

Power sharing

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His second trend reflects the changing roles of some teachers and professors. This is manifest as a changing professorial role, towards more support and negotiation over content and methods, and a focus on developing and supporting learner autonomy.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Styles as Fortune Telling

Learning Visions

Monday, May 21, 2007 Learning Styles as Fortune Telling My research into understanding the role of learning styles in e-Learning continues. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des.

The future of classrooms

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This is due to the rapid proliferation of mobile technology, the disintermediation of traditional teacher and student roles, new trends such as MOOCs and the upsurge of user generated content on social media sites - all of which take learning away from previously familiar territory.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Finding Good Photos for Your eLearning Scenarios

Learning Visions

You might find the right guy to play the role of the client in your story, but there’s only three shots of him and he looks like a goofball in one of them. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Metaphors of Instructional Design

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Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island

Learning Visions

Friday, August 24, 2007 Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island As you know, Ive been trying to walk-the-talk and experiment a bit with Second Life, role my virtual sleeves up and see what all the fuss is about.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Job Description

Learning Visions

Thursday, May 31, 2007 My Job Description I work at a small e-Learning company, which means I play lots of different roles. ID is a role with that specific responsibility. and what are the roles?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs

Learning Visions

Friday, May 04, 2007 Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs Theres been a lot of good talk lately about rapid e-learning tools and templates and the roles of SMEs vs. instructional designers. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des.

I Believe in the 70:20:10 framework

Tom Spiglanin

For them to become productive for their organizations and more valuable as employees, they must become more skilled and knowledgeable in their role. I believe L&D also has a role to help facilitate informal and social learning in the workplace.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 5 Myths About Rapid E-Learning

Learning Visions

Nice synthesis of many of the conversations that have been floating around about the role of SMEs and all these great content creation tools that empower non-programmers to create e-Learning, including this one here which had a good comment thread. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0

Outrageous alternatives

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What if children could learn from each other in this way using social networks and massively online role playing games? Image source Outrageous alternatives by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Ten Things I Believe About Workplace Learning

Tom Spiglanin

What follows is a list of my top ten beliefs about adult learning in the workplace and the role of the Learning and Development (L&D) organization in it. The many emerging roles for Learning and Development professionals.

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Speaking for me

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For some it is a chore, and for others it is a necessary part of the role of being an academic. Steve Wheeler Keynote Speaker Speaking for me by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Gin System

Learning Visions

Monday, July 02, 2007 The Gin System As Ive been trying to sort out the role of FaceBook lately, I cant help but wonder "wheres the content?" Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blogging & Boundaries in the Professional Sphere

Learning Visions

Thursday, March 29, 2007 Blogging & Boundaries in the Professional Sphere Karyn Romeis recent post echoed stuff thats been rolling around in my mind about blogging, professionalism, sharing, confidentiality, roles, boundaries, etc. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0

New Year Resolutions for Learning and Development

Tom Spiglanin

How will we go about making changes to our daily activities and be a more effective business partner, regardless of our role? One view of the present-day role of learning and development in the organization was generously provided by Jane Hart ( click here ).

ID and e-Learning Links (8/25/14)

Experiencing eLearning

Extensive list of sources for free images, many of which are Creative Commons or public domain. Overview of what roles need to be filled to develop e-learning. Some of these roles can overlap and be filled by the same person. The Ultimate Directory Of Free Image Sources – The Edublogger. tags: images free creativecommons. eLearning Wiki. Wiki by Kevin Wilcoxon with lengthy articles on learning and training.

Future skills #metalearning

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1985) The role of meta-learning in study process. Future skills #metalearning by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

It’s Happening…

Tom Spiglanin

For some time now, a number of us in the Learning and Development (L&D) field have predicted and/or feared the obsolescence of our role in workplace learning. This work by [link] is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0

Charles Schulz Museum

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Schulz played such a significant role in my childhood memories. 39) Workscaping (2) WordPress Admin This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5

Desire lines

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It is the role of educators to support these pathways. Photo by Wil van der Aalst Desire lines by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 I'm a strong advocate of student centred learning.

Any computer that can be replaced by a teacher, should be

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But the more specific pedagogical roles of teachers, their refective and critical processes will always remain the remit of the educator. Photo by Steve Wheeler Here's my opinion, for what it's worth.

The future as we know it.

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As you will probably ascertain by watching the video, we are role playing here and there, adopting stances that we don't necessarily agree with, simply to promote some disagreement. Image from Pixabay In February I spoke at Learning Technologies in London.

How to Maximize Collaboration in Instructional Design

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This means you may want to brush up on your general communication and time management skills, so you can avoid many of the common problems that cause friction in collaborative environments. Image by Michael Arrighi via Flickr Creative Commons License.

The EDEN Interviews: Georgi Dimitrov

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In his current role Georgi manages the initiative HEInnovate which was jointly launched in November 2013 by the European Commission and the OECD.

Future educators

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Will the role of the classroom teacher change? It is likely that teacher roles will need to change because the context of learning is changing. Exactly what those new roles might be is still unclear. What will educators do in the future?

The future of universities #EDENchat

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What role will research play in the future of universities? Photo courtesy of Brunel University on Flickr The future of universities #EDENchat by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

Common with higher education institutions, a MOOC has an instructor, includes beginning and end dates over a series of weeks, and all participants start together and go through the learning experience together. Common MOOC platforms include: Coursera. What is Creative Commons?

I Believe in the Erosion of Hierarchies

Tom Spiglanin

In the last several articles , we focused on aspects of the changing workplace and also discussed behaviors that those of us in the learning and development (L&D) role can adopt to help improve our effectiveness.

What is Your Job?

Tom Spiglanin

The trouble is, I then have to explain that I don’t often teach formal classes, nor do I teach rocket science when I do teach, and my target audience more commonly consists of engineers than scientists. “So, what do you do for a living?”

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