Preparing For Distance Learning: A Checklist

Dashe & Thomson

In some states, like Minnesota, schools are planning for at least eight weeks of lessons delivered remotely and equitably for every student. At the same time, school administrators’ concerns extend beyond student learning. They are working with teachers to transform their classrooms into remote learning environments. And they are communicating with parents and guardians who have suddenly become much more accountable for their students’ learning.

8 Reasons Your Company Should Prioritize Remote Learning


Remote learning can deliver training to employees around the globe, without the expense and hassle of travel. Even before the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic changed the ways that many companies do business, remote learning was part of the employee development plan for many businesses. Remote learning also delivers training to employees around the globe, without the expense and hassle of travel. Remote Learning Is Cost-Effective.


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Safe And Fair Assessment Is The Key To Adult And Remote Learning

Dan Keckan

Cheating in online courses threatens the value of those credentials for everyone and unfortunately, incidences of cheating are increasing as more students turn to remote learning. eLearning Solutions Adult Learners Distance Learning Online Proctoring Plagiarism

Easing the Transition to Distance Learning

Magic EdTech

In an effort to limit the spread, there is a transition to e-learning, including digital and distance learning options. It will take some practice, rethinking, and time before teachers and students will get used to the idea of online learning. Technology can be the answer to make sure that kids do not lose valuable time in the classroom, even if the learning is done outside of school.

Tackle Distance Learning with your Kiddos – Advice from Doce-Parents


As we approach week four of working from home, we wondered how our community of Docebian parents have established a culture of distance learning from home (LFH) with their kiddos. How to go about “distance learning”. For our Doce-kids and little ones globally, online and distance learning has become the new normal, and it’s going to stay that way for the foreseeable future. More recently she’s been learning about rabbits and has loved her setup!

Remote Learning Training Platform: What Works and What Doesn’t?


When the remote training platform was first introduced more than a decade ago, it created fear and anxiety among instructors. online training platform self-paced vilt class delivery virtual training lab trends and reports virtual training software saas training training customer training virtual instructor-led training Virtual Self-Paced Labs remote work remote classroom remote training remote learning distance training distance learning distance teaching

How The Shift To Remote Learning Affects Students Used To Face-To-Face Learning

Dan Keckan

When a crisis forced the educational institutions to make a shift to remote learning, a majority of schools and teachers found themselves unprepared to adapt to the sudden and unplanned transformation in the educational sphere. Educational Technology Distance Learning Higher Education K12 Education Learning Solutions

Going Digital: How to Move from Instructor-Led Courses to Online Distance Learning

eThink Education

Times are changing and digital learning and remote work is becoming increasingly more common as organizations and institutions shift their policies to accommodate the convenience, wellbeing, and safety of their learners and teams. Why Digitize Your Training Programs and Encourage Distance Learning? This can be encouraged through the flexibility of distance learning. How to Move to Online Distance Learning.

Remote Learning And How It Is Causing An Uptick In Online Cheating

Dan Keckan

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5 Distance Learning Lessons for Higher Ed from the Business World


In-person classes were hastily converted to remote formats, policies were changed, and professors quickly learned to use whatever technology would let them complete their classes. What can colleges learn from the corporate world?

EDUCAUSE 2014: Engaging with Video – How We Flip, Blend, and Provide Distance Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

EDUCAUSE is an annual conference where higher education, tech-savvy professionals can meet to network and learn from each other to help boost education success. Presentation : Engaging with Video – How We Flip, Blend, and Provide Distance Learning. Learn how Hillsborough Community College successfully rolled out video in its American Sign Language program. Attending EDUCAUSE I hope to gain some new ideas for integrating technology into teaching and learning.

What are the Best Virtual Software Features for Learning?


The traditional classroom has survived throughout the centuries because it offers a structured learning environment that’s guided by an expert. This switch to virtual training does have challenges of its own, however, so special features are required for optimal distance learning.

The Rise of Online Proctoring

Magic EdTech

Online proctoring effectively addresses the challenge of conducting honest assessments from a remote location by deterring a considerable amount of misconduct. Additionally, it provides a way to validate online learning for accreditation. Remote Learning Covid-19. BackToSchool 2020 Digital Assessment Distance Learning Fall 2020 Online Proctoring Online test Remote learningIf you have taken any kind of exam, you know what a proctor is.

What is Remote Learning and How to Implement it in Your Organization


Businesses are embracing remote working, empowering their employees to work as part of a team, no matter where they are. . Now, it’s time for remote learning. . Remote training gives your organization the power to train each and every member of staff regardless of location, be it in one of your worldwide offices or their home office (or sitting on the sofa ). . What is remote learning? . How to run an impactful remote learning program.

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The Education Vending Machine And The Future Remote Learner

Dan Keckan

Students in grades K-12 during the 2020-2021 school year are being taught via remote synchronous learning. Rapid and unsettling to many, this innovation in K-12 education will bring with it a future workforce of remote learning natives.

In this rush to go online, let’s not ignore Accessibility

Magic EdTech

To help teachers impart learning seamlessly. Help students to absorb it and learn better. This could, very well, be our transition to the era of digital learning. While braille devices made it possible for them to learn and progress in life, the learning experience was not really up to the mark and this is just the visually impaired users we are talking about. There are students who have other physical, motor, & learning disabilities.

Q&A: We Are Marcus


WAM is aligned with leading social-emotional learning (SEL) frameworks and mindfulness best practices. I envisioned a platform that would address each of these issues by leveraging student input for content, eliminate matching, and teach students the social-emotional learning skills that would drive them to secure relationships (social capital) required for success and create spaces for reflection that would serve them well on their own. Want to learn more about CourseArc?

COVID-19 and Its Lasting Impact On Education

Magic EdTech

This shift towards distance learning, engaging students without grades, and developing/maximizing active use of technology will certainly change how we educate our K-12 students in the future. When they attended the in-person class, they applied what they learned through project-based learning activities. Now, given the current COVID-19 situation, there is a rush to online learning.

The Art And Science Of Building Engaging And Result-Oriented eLearning Courses

Dan Keckan

Distance learning, online learning, remote learning, and mobile learning are extremely popular today. What online learners are looking for isn’t just high-quality content, but also a fulfilling learning experience. Today’s online learners, however, are extremely e-savvy. When it comes to picking an online course therefore, their expectation on value is high.

7 Videos That Help You Build Effective Online Courses

TechSmith Camtasia

During this unprecedented time of remote learning , creating effective, engaging online courses can be challenging. Educators are quickly moving to adapt courses to online platforms, but because the shift has been so sudden, many struggle to engage students and provide interactive resources in a remote learning environment. One of the best ways to provide engaging, remote learning experiences is to use video.

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Online Learning Works – So Why are Schools Failing at it?

eLearning 24-7

If you believe what many school districts, governmental officials, and even some folks in the media, the whole idea around online learning, as a result of the closing of schools, is not only a fiasco, but something so new that it has sped up its usage by 15 years. . Anyone who has been involved with online learning in the education sector knows full well that this is false. E-Learning (the actual term) for online education started in 1993. Distance Learning 2.0.

From the classroom to the cloud: the secret to universal online education


Measures such as the establishment of social distancing, capacity limits or school closures in the event of possible outbreaks have meant that institutions must quickly adapt to the needs of distance learning.

Remote working? Why an authoring tool to create e-learning courses is the best choice for your company


At this point, it’s likely that the professionals in your company have been working remotely for months. According to the latest ‘Future Workforce Report’, 73% of work teams will have remote workers in their ranks by 2028. Tips for remote, hassle-free learning.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 14, 2020

Mike Taylor

In this short video, Chris Do walks you through the basic cycle that will help you stay on top of the avalanche, and help you to learn anything. My Top 10 Learning Tools for 2020. It is time once again for Jane Hart’s annual top tools for learning survey. Friday5 learning

5 Amazingly Effective Strategies to Convert Your ILT Program to High-impact Virtual Training

EI Design

Virtual Training shouldn’t be confused with online training or distance learning. L&D professionals deliver Virtual Training using simulated learning environments. Instructors and learners connect remotely, and training occurs using a combination of these sessions and self-paced trainings that leverage strategies, such as Simulation, Gamification, 3D, Virtual Reality (VR), and Augmented VR. Flexibility: Learn when/where you want (especially from home!).

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What is a Learning Management System? Who uses LMS?


Education, in recent times, has undergone an e-learning revolution. What started as a mere venture to facilitate distance learning has become no less than a phenomenon in the education industry. Learning Management System, popularly known as LMS is one integral component of this new cultural shift in learning. What is a Learning Management System and who uses it?”. What is a Learning Management System? Components of a Learning Management System.

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Interview: Micro Agility Featuring Acky Kamdar, CEO, Magic EdTech

Magic EdTech

Acky Kamdar, CEO, Magic Software Inc serving Education markets (Magic EdTech) and Financial Services Markets (Magic Finserv), has been active as a technology entrepreneur and an investor in the fields of digital technologies, blockchain, machine learning, AI and NLP.

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10 Virtual classroom software

Ed App

We know that the learning processes, whether at school or in the corporate environment, greatly benefit from taking place physically. It also gives the benefit of real-time discussions with depth, brainstorming, and challenging ideas to better enhance the learning experience.

Free learning & development webinars for July 2020

Limestone Learning

Learn the tricks the pros use to get audience agreement and sell a product, solution or idea. Use what you learn during class to make a clear, compelling presentation that gets buy-in and improves your success rate. Activities that align with better learning principles, such as authentic, relevant, fun, accessible, timely, efficient and engaging are the key to your success. You’ll also learn how to add bookmarks in the video to enable remediation during the training.

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5 Types of mLearning You Should Use in Your Training and Development Programs

EI Design

This article showcases 5 types of mLearning strategies to train remote learners in the new learning environment. Why is mLearning a Must-Use Strategy in the New Learning Environment? mLearning addresses remote learners as well as a geographically dispersed audience.

COVID-19 eLearning Resources

eThink Education

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic , the world is now shifting learning, training, and work online to accommodate for the safety of learners, educators, and workers. To make the transition to online learning easier, eThink has compiled a variety of helpful eLearning resources for both higher education institutions and corporate organizations t hat may help you r team get through this difficult time with a little more ease. . Managing remote teams .

Free learning & development webinars for September 2020

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 9AM – 10AM PT: Learn How to Create Assessments for Your Video Training and Publish to an LMS You’ve shot an awesome video for the upcoming training initiative, but what’s the best way to get your video into an elearning course on your LMS?

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Resources to Effectively Transition to Remote Work and Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

There are easy changes you can make to incorporate videos, screencasts (a video recording of a screen), screenshots, and images into your communications workflows to help maintain business and academic continuity while transitioning to full-time distance learning and remote work. Use this list of resources as a guide to help you transition to effective remote work and learning environments. Supporting Remote Work and Learning. Learn more.

How to use ActiveCampaign with Your Online Course or Training Based Membership Website with Kay Peacey of Slick Business


Learn how to use ActiveCampaign with your online course or training based membership website with Kay Peacey of Slick Business in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. I was a teacher of mathematics and then went into e-learning and taught choir for a while.

How to Effectively Shift to Online Teaching: The Ultimate Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

As such, instructors who are new to the online learning environment may feel a lot of anxiety about how best to provide their students with the learning experience they deserve. Do you feel like you don’t have the time to learn online learning best practices? You can now turn your online classes into connected, active, and engaging learning communities. You built an active and inclusive online learning community. What is humanized online learning?

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