3 Reasons Curatr Doesn’t Have A Discussion Forum

HT2 Labs

One thing that always comes up, and we say no to, is the requirement for a discussion forum. This seems like a bit on an odd omission; we are a social learning platform but we don’t have a discussion forum? The next question that tends to come is, could we build in a discussion forum? Here’s my 3 reasons why Curatr doesn’t have a discussion forum (and never will): 1. Because we actually did build a discussion forum, once upon a time….

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Face time

E-Learning Provocateur

We have asynchronous tools such as online discussion forums, synchronous tools such as instant messaging, and semi-synchronous tools such as Twitter. By all means, continue to facilitate asynchronous discussions – they’re incredibly important. My wife and I are studying Foundations of Business Strategy together. And by “studying”, I mean we are watching the videos – which are excellent, by the way.

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Online learning is more efficient than face to face training – discuss

Clive on Learning

The session debated the following motion: ‘Online learning is more efficient than face to face training – discuss’ I happily presented the case for the motion. Synchronous (live) online events, using web conferencing, instant messaging and so on. Asynchronous collaborative activities, using email, forums, social networks, blogs, wikis, etc. Today I took part in the inaugural live online session run by the British Institute for Learning and Development (BILD).

Mini Glossary of Elearning

KnowledgeOne

These resources include virtual classes, chat, instant messaging, audio and video conference. These ways include discussion forums, tutorials, videos, interactive lectures, blogs, wikis and email exchanges. What is a discussion forum?

Communities of Practice in your LMS: A hidden KM tool

TalentLMS

Engage all learners in a transparent, open-to-all discussion board directly under the course. Discussions and perspective exchange is actually an important knowledge sharing strategy. The tools that aid in this process include: Instant messaging and intranet forums. Rotation of Experts: Have one expert speak LIVE and continue discussions in the community of practice environment. What makes knowledge so hard to capture?

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Asynchronous or Synchronous A Guide To eLearning Approaches

KnowledgeAnywhere

Instructors can receive instant feedback about the class to put to help improve future classes. Instead, presentations are pre-recorded and digital materials are delivered via email, discussion boards, social networking, and collaborative documents.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Then Coursera, Udacity, and edX popularized discussion boards, similar to what is used in non-MOOC elearning. At a minimum, most MOOCs today use discussion boards, blogs, and microblogs, and many have some kind of dedicated social network. To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Discussion boards.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Then Coursera, Udacity, and edX popularized discussion boards, similar to what is used in non-MOOC elearning. At a minimum, most MOOCs today use discussion boards, blogs, and microblogs, and many have some kind of dedicated social network. To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Discussion boards.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Then Coursera, Udacity, and edX popularized discussion boards, similar to what is used in non-MOOC elearning. At a minimum, most MOOCs today use discussion boards, blogs, and microblogs, and many have some kind of dedicated social network. To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Discussion boards.

Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions

Trivantis

Forum. Community Forum. Community Forum. In the Inspiration Wednesdays e-Learning webinar “IBM Perspective on Social Learning & Social Business” on September 26, 2011, Simon Birt, Social Learning Lead at Trivantis, paired up with IBM Worldwide Sales Manager of Software Larry Ogelsby to discuss social learning and the partnership between Trivantis and IBM. Community Forum. Community Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink.

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Self-Service Learning – What we need to think about

Connect Thinking

ASTD’s December 2011 T&D Magazine features a discussion on Self-Service Learning (by Patricia A McLagan), and the role of L&D to “help learners make learning more effective, efficient, productive, innovative and fun” (pp 37). YouTube, online forums, Instant messaging etc).

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Examples include web conferencing or webinar, forums, instant messaging and blogs. As learners of an online program become more comfortable sharing their thoughts and experiences on discussion forums, they also become more familiar with the principles of online knowledge sharing. The intention of an e-learning strategy is generally to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of organisational learning.

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Examples include web conferencing or webinar, forums, instant messaging and blogs. As learners of an online program become more comfortable sharing their thoughts and experiences on discussion forums, they also become more familiar with the principles of online knowledge sharing. The intention of an e-learning strategy is generally to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of organisational learning.

Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models

Tony Karrer

While Twitter is asynchronous, it's not easily used as other kinds of tools for discussion. The standard model for asynchronous conversations is discussion forum software like vBulletin. I've talked before about the significant value that can be obtained as part of Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank and how that translates in a Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Adobe Captivate

This can either happen online (for instance over popular social media tools like LinkedIn, Twitter and so on) or offline (during group discussions, over coffee or during conferences). All of us use their standard communication and collaboration features like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats and so on. What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning.

What is eLearning? Concept, Purpose, Types & Advantages

ProProfs

This method relies on communication means such as video conferencing, webinars, chats, and instant messaging for learning sessions. Learners use discussion forums and bulletin boards to exchange knowledge and brainstorm. Instant learning and reference. Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing. – Donna Abernathy, educational author. The global eLearning market is projected to reach $325 billion by 2025 from $107 billion in 2015.

Synchronous or Asynchronous Learning – How to Make the Right Choice?

CommLab India

To give you a quick refresher on these training methodologies, synchronous learning is similar to classroom training, except that the instructor and learners could be in different locations and interact via chats, such as instant messaging and audio/video conferencing. Instant messaging. Discussion forums. Message boards. “Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing.” ” - Donna J. Abernathy.

Benefits of Education Streaming Platforms to Students and Tutors

ProProfs

Some online learning management systems provide tools for online discussion & collaboration , including online community and Q&A-based forums. eLearning platforms may not be a new concept among students and tutors worldwide.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

Adobe Captivate

With eSpace, users can experience collaborative learning in the true sense of the term as it has: Forums/Discussion Boards. The tool has forums to facilitate communication between learners and instructors alike. Categories of forums can be created with each forum having its own discussion thread. These forums can be moderated as well to ensure that appropriate/relevant content is brought up for discussion. Instant messaging.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

EI Design

This can either happen online (for instance over popular social media tools like LinkedIn, Twitter and so on) or offline (during group discussions, over coffee or during conferences). All of us use their standard communication and collaboration features like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats and so on. What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning.

Why You Should Adopt Social Learning

EI Design

This can either happen online (for instance over popular social media tools like LinkedIn, Twitter, and so on) or offline (during group discussions, over coffee, or during conferences). All of us use their standard communication and collaboration features like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats, and so on. Use them through techniques like: Discussions.

The Social Learning Revolution in eLearning

TalentLMS

Indirect contact is what we do on our social media like LinkedIn, Twitter, online course discussion boards, etc. Think about the standard communication and collaboration features in any social media like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats, and so on. Learners are now able to share experiences and research new knowledge and combine the two in learning forums to create new knowledge for peers.

7 Tips And Tricks To Send Online Learner Turnout To An All-Time High

eFront

This may include emails and online discussions. Aside from these basic communication tools, you can also include instant messaging, chat rooms, and social media groups. Even though communication on multiple communication platforms may sound time-consuming and labor-intensive, there is software that enables you to organize all messages in one centralized location. Give online learners a viewing guide in advance so that they can prepare questions or discussion topics.

Social Learning: An Ongoing Experiment

CLO Magazine

Among the most adopted technologies are secure instant messaging, discussion forums, video channels, online shared work spaces and internal blogs. The ability of social learning technologies to provide on-demand access to real-time discussion, training, support and expertise, as well as foster on-the-job learning through communities of practice, make them a valuable asset and well worth the effort to gain buy-in on their behalf.

Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know

Mindflash

Examples of technologies that can be used to facilitate asynchronous learning include learning management systems, enterprise social networks, wikis, blogs, on-line discussion forums, and even email. technologies grow in importance, synchronous learning can be facilitated on enterprise social networks and on on-line chat and instant messaging services. There are concepts and terms that are part of the every day life of the professionals within an industry.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Learning Wire

This can either happen online (for instance over popular social media tools like LinkedIn, Twitter and so on) or offline (during group discussions, over coffee or during conferences). All of us use their standard communication and collaboration features like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats and so on.

10 best LMS software of 2020

Ed App

Instructors can add various tools to their courses, such as a discussion board, e-mail system, live chat, as well as documents and websites. Opigno also offers users online surveys, instant messaging, and chat, allowing them to provide and receive feedback quickly and collaborate efficiently.

CAC Conference: Student Presentations

Kapp Notes

Their solution included a variety of tools such as a member questionnaire, tips & fun ideas, and links to blogs & discussion forums. Communication between members of MyBestDay.net would include instant messaging and uploaded podcasts. They discussed their “Viral Marketing” strategy. They discussed a “Smile Campaign” which included contests and innovative ideas to drive traffic to the site.

The Various Modes of E-learning for Corporate Training

CommLab India

It allows learners learn at their pace and the training progress is tracked by the computer, hence assigning grades instantly. Mobile learning also allows employees collaborate, discuss, and learn with their peers and managers across the globe. Employees can gain knowledge and acquire new skills by interactions and employees who could not make it to the online session can participate in online forums, live chats, instant messaging, and use message boards.

What is an LMS?

Mindflash

Interaction between and among students, such as instant messaging, email, and discussion forums. Tighter integration into collaborative software platforms and messaging frameworks, such as Groupwise and Microsoft Outlook. Learning Management Systems Allow Powerful Training Programs to be Delivered on the Go.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

EI Design

With eSpace, users can experience collaborative learning in the true sense of the term as it has: Forums/Discussion Boards. The tool has forums to facilitate communication between learners and instructors alike. Categories of forums can be created with each forum having its own discussion thread. These forums can be moderated as well to ensure that appropriate/relevant content is brought up for discussion. Instant messaging.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards. It will enable learners-learners interaction and learners-instructor interaction via instant messaging, chat rooms, audio and video conferencing.

Virtual instructor-led training: a step-by-step guide

TalentLMS

As for learners, they are able to jot down their ideas during discussions or group assignments. An instant messaging app is first and foremost useful for reaching out to the instructor with questions that need to be answered on the spot.

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Keep It Casual: Crafting Better Informal eLearning Experiences

TalentLMS

Informal learning in the workplace is often best-suited to blended delivery, as the combination of online and in-person engagement provides complementary opportunities for workshopping, problem-solving and discussion. Discussion forums, instant messaging, video and webinar chat features keep your online informal learning environment lively and engaging.

Train your team online: Boost workplace productivity with group learning strategies

eFront

Group learning is also all about person-to-person communication , and should be set up as to encourage members of the group to discuss with and support one another, and play their individual strengths and contributions to the group’s advantage. for the group to discuss their shared tasks, work together, etc.). And as communication with their group and coordination is also done online through messaging, forums, file sharing, emails, IM, etc.,

Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning: Benefits and Limitations

CommLab India

Here we will discuss synchronous and asynchronous learning along with their benefits and limitations. This form of training is delivered via discussion forums, self-paced online courses, etc. Learners can get their doubts clarified by sending queries to the instructor’s email or posting in discussion forums. Instant gratification: Participates can raise queries via instant messaging and get the answers instantly.

Strategies for transformation 2: from synchronous to asynchronous

Clive on Learning

The most obvious examples are classroom courses and on-the-job training sessions, but also in this category we must place the use of the telephone and live online tools, such as instant messaging, Skype and virtual classrooms. Reading a book, watching a video, listening to a podcast, surfing the web or interacting with an e-learning programme are all asynchronous; so is communicating by post, by text messages, by email or through forums, blogs, wikis and social networks.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards. It will enable learners-learners interaction and learners-instructor interaction via instant messaging, chat rooms, audio and video conferencing.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards. It will enable learners-learners interaction and learners-instructor interaction via instant messaging, chat rooms, audio and video conferencing.

The grades are in for Education focused LMSs

eLearning 24-7

Other features include file repository, resource management, assessment tool, surveys, forums, school logon summary, blog and ePortfolio. Blogs, chat, favorites, wikis, forum. Instant messaging. Communicate, share and discuss. Social: chat, forum, whiteboard. I might as well get this out quickly to avoid the suspense. The best system for the education market is Moodle. Nah, just kidding.