Saving sociability

Janet Clarey

After reading Bob Blakley’s post about privacy , I’m pretty sure I’ve been thinking about privacy in the wrong way. Blakley, of the Burton Group, noted that “keeping personal information secret” is the wrong definition of privacy. Blakley says, “privacy is the problem you have after you share sensitive information.&# But technology can make privacy problems worse. Tags: Brandon Hall privacy

GDPR, Elearning Software and You


Data, privacy and GDPR are hot topics right now. You’ve probably been inundated with opt-in emails and updates about privacy policies, a signal of the efforts organizations are making to protect your data. This is called a Privacy Statement (or Policy , sometimes Notice ).

Is harboring eLearning data safe again?


After a recent ruling declared the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles invalid, many LearnUpon customers asked: what now for EU-US personal data transfer? Safer harbors: Privacy Shield. Privacy Shield , which has yet to be ratified, looks set to be that replacement.

WhatsApp For Learning?

Origin Learning

But definition wise, it is a freely available, user friendly, cross-platform instant messaging app that requires an internet connection to work. Would that be too much invasion of privacy? You probably say “WhatsApp” just as often as you’d ask someone “What’s up”.

How to choose the right type of LMS for your organization


The selection process definitely is a lengthy one and should include representatives of all who will be involved in using the LMS.

An Introduction to Population Health: Part 1

Web Courseworks

However, the definition is still abstract and has not reached its full potential. The obvious issue will be working with HIPAA and patient privacy.

What You Need to Know: GDPR & xAPI


Find out more as we explain everything you need to know about this important set of privacy regulations. Definition of the controller/processor relationship. What about xAPI and data privacy? The Privacy Shield framework was designed by the U.S.

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Degreed Does Data: Algorithms


Definition: A rule (or set of rules) for a software program to solve problems by taking in information and giving out solutions. Without the inputs, algorithms can’t give outputs, so users can never have complete privacy.

7 Things I Always Try to Build into My Online Courses

Visual Lounge

Having field experts join us to share their experiences and answer questions is definitely beneficial to the learning. Above is an animated gif (blurred, to protect student privacy) to show you what the blog post capture looks like after comments were added.

Social Learning in Financial Services – Tales from the Real World

Dashe & Thomson

Shane : Definitely. In this industry there are a lot of regulations and privacy issues that we need to be conscious of. Additionally, the advisor would need to be sure that each post maintains client privacy.

Using Blockchain in Educational Sector

Your Training Edge

A block chain is usually termed as a digital ledger, and may be a very simple form of definition should just leave it at that. Management of privacy of students and parental opt in/opt out permission. When we hear about blockchain, it usually spins our head.

Is your LMS provider GDPR compliant?

Melon Learning

When selecting a Learning Management System provider one of the key factors to consider is whether the supplier guarantees data privacy and protection against data loss. Its aim is to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly data-driven world.

Monitoring informal learning with a Learning Record Store

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

The definition of xapi "a standard way of talking about our experiences in using data. What about the privacy of employees, we can simply collect their learning data as an organization? Privacy and consent is an important issue on Learning Record Stores.

Big Learning Data

CLO Magazine

Privacy, security and transparency issues : Strategic, legal and codes of conduct elements. • Values sensitive : Alignment to an individual’s beliefs about privacy, openness and individuality. • Privacy : Organizations may want to define areas where privacy levels are different. • Silly data be gone : Managers will be tempted to provide high-definition big data analysis.

Thank You for Sharing: The Next Generation of Extended Enterprise Learning


It’s definitely easier than saying “extended enterprise learning” five times fast. Degreed Product Insider is a monthly peek under the hood to make sure you’re getting the most out of your Degreed experience.

Thank you!

Actio Learning

We respect your privacy. Performance. Aligned, delivered, and measured.

Are YOU HIPAA (TX HB 300) Compliant in Texas?


Texas HB 300 revised and expanded the definition of a federal HIPAA covered entity in Texas. Covered entities must ensure that employees have a signed statement verifying that they were trained on HIPAA Privacy and Security. Federal HIPAA Privacy and Security fines range from $100 to $1.5 Our courses focus on protecting and securing patient privacy and we commit to train those in contact with Protected Health Information (PHI). . It’s the law!

What is the plan for DISC, xAPI, and ADL?


To ensure the interoperability of software and hardware that purports to be xAPI-conformant, DISC is revitalizing the xAPI Conformance working group and conducting a research effort to facilitate definition of the requirements for xAPI conformance. Towards the end of last year, our big announcement was the formation of the not-for-profit Consortium formed to handle the governance and address the evolution of xAPI with/for ADL. xAPI, being open-source and licensed as Apache 2.0,

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Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

It has challenges including security/privacy complexity, verb and activity definitions, and reporting complexities in the LRS. by Jonathan Shoaf. Last Thursday was the kick off of project Tin Can. While project Tin Can has been championed by Rustici software for years now, it is speeding up activity to produce a 1.0 version of the Tin Can API (planned for June of this year). This project is a first step towards the next generation of SCORM.


So does Linkedin really work?

From the Coleface

Like most social media it allows us to do things that we do in real life faster, more cheaply, with more reach and more publicly (or with less privacy, if you prefer). I’m often asked the question does Linkedin really help or is it a waste of time?

Mandatory Healthcare Compliance Training Made Easy With An LMS


Further, HIPAA or Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act have defined standards to ensure the privacy protection of patients’ medical records and other healthcare information. Getting the recruits at a common location is not easy and definitely not economical.

Why We’re Excited About Open edX Hawthorn


Yes, you can issue a certificate to definitively indicate that a learner has completed the entire course. Student data privacy and GDPR features. The next major Open edX release, Hawthorn , is finally out – and it’s got a ton of exciting new features! .

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What is GDPR and why should talent development professionals care?


Perhaps there were news titles about it, maybe some ads, definitely some emails letting you know a company or another is working on becoming GDPR-compliant.

The dark side of online interaction

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Or privacy issues. When we talk about online facilitation of collaborative processes and online sharing of experiences, there are definitely dark sides.

Video Can Make or Break Your E-Learning Course


Lights, camera, action! Everybody likes watching good movies and videos in general. Whether it’s a video tutorial on what the fanciest features of your new smart phone or a funny clip of your friend’s child playing a guitar, videos can be engaging and catchy and leave a long-term memory.

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Tin Can: My First impressions from mLearnCon 2012

Upside Learning

What about data privacy? Adoption of Tin Can is definitely a priority for us at Upside. I attended a session by Aaron Silvers, Community Manager at Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). The session interestingly was titled ‘Design of the Possible: Powered by the Tin Can API’.

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10 Must-Read Articles About Big Data


Big Data in eLearning: The Future of eLearning Industry First of all we have to understand what exactly is Big Data in terms of the eLearning industry and here is an easy to understand definition. Ever heard that once something gets on the internet it stays there forever?

Scalable Web Meeting Solutions made Possible with LMS Webex Integration


It is definitely not a feat for the faint at heart. This ensures complete privacy that takes place over an advanced security system that enables data sharing without worrying about being hacked.

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Nail the Scope: Levels of Learning

Actio Learning

Scroll down for simple definitions of the levels, key descriptive terms, and alignment to Bloom and Marzano. We respect your privacy. Too many projects go off the rails because there are small misses in scope agreement that lead to issues downstream.

April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

What privacy concerns are there with xAPI? Who isn’t concerned about their privacy these days? mpsavage tweeted “I think privacy rules become critical especially when we track nontraditional learning events. New post April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary on Obsidian Learning.

How FocusAssist Works


A Note on Privacy and Security. We take privacy and security seriously, especially with this feature given its use of the trainee’s camera. Requiring engagement is the proverbial stick FocusAssist enables, but it definitely has it’s uses.

The 6 Top Trends for Instructional Designers for 2017


2017 is definitely the year of the Instructional Designer and in this article, we bring to you the top trends instructional designers should be actively engaged in to develop. They have been scrutinized for invading the privacy of learners, but not anymore.

Multi Tenant LMS – When you need an ‘Extended Enterprise’ e-learning Platform!


Yes, it definitely is! It provides privacy between LMS tenants. Heard the term ‘extended enterprise’ in context to a multi tenant LMS? Probably, you have! But shirked it away thinking it doesn’t apply to you.

About Gaming - & Learning

Web Tools for Learners

The only “game&# that I play regularly is the beyond simple iPhone widget Blanks - and I’m amazed at how seductive the experience is, (although occasionally I find their match-ups of definitions and words too obvious and/or grammatically different - but even that is fun). In Blanks , you are given a definition and four possible words. I suspect much rote learning of definitions - of language, parts of systems, geography, etc.

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Corporate learning in the digital age

Learning with e's

Many of them are free and easy to use, and there is a definite pedagogy underpinning the use of these technologies. They just have to be aware that there are privacy and identity issues, issues of safety and content management.