Designing an Interactive Learning Event

Kapp Notes

An Interactive Learning Event (ILE) can be a game, gamification effort or event a simulation. One result of the brainstorming process and alignment of concepts to be taught with activities is the creation of a Design Document outlining the design of the ILE, assumptions upon which the ILE is based, and the specific activities which will be used to convey the content. Think of this more of a concept document.

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Designing an Interactive Learning Event

Kapp Notes

An Interactive Learning Event (ILE) can be a game, gamification effort or event a simulation. One result of the brainstorming process and alignment of concepts to be taught with activities is the creation of a Design Document outlining the design of the ILE, assumptions upon which the ILE is based, and the specific activities which will be used to convey the content. Think of this more of a concept document.

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What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?

Gyrus

​. What Makes Social Learning so Interesting? A Comprehensive Examination of Social Media in Our Learning Programs. Social learning, relied solely on what one could obtain in a classroom setting, working with direct peers, or what could be conveyed back in forth on a phone. Thanks in large part to the advent of social media, we as humans are accessible from anywhere in the world. The purpose of effective social learning is to close this gap.

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Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

In 2016, most people are accustomed to social media and the conventions associated with profiles, friends, posts, liking and sharing. But how are these new social business behaviors influencing social learning features of today’s learning management systems (LMS)? We wanted to find out, so we surveyed 74 diverse LMS vendors about the social learning functionality available in their platforms. In reality, this social LMS feature set was all sales sizzle.

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Key Social Learning Resources: Part 2

Jane Hart

During social learning month I am writing some weekly articles with some key resources about social learning. My first piece this week comes from Michael Rose, who has written an article called Social Learning for a Social Workplace. He first explains that “social learning&# is. &#. Michael then provides some examples of how organisations like IBM and The Cheesecake Factory see social learning. Key social learning resources part 1

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Using Social Media to Drive Social Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

The ATD and i4cp study Instructional Design Now: A New Age of Learning and Beyond reported in early 2015 that social learning was in use by fewer than three in 10 organizations. However, another 46 percent of surveyed talent development professionals said they were considering social learning for future use or had it in development, suggesting significant anticipated growth. Here’s a look at the full results: Make access to social learning easy and fast; 68%.

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Training: Sharp video lectures, sharper analytics ??? Be an A-list Educator!

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Presenter Community Conferences and events Documentation eLearning Suite eLearning this week How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Under the hood University Adobe Learner Dashboard adobe presenter Education Social eLearning video video express YouTube Topic: Sharp video lectures, sharper analytics  Be an A-list Educator!

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The Rise of Social Everything

Marcia Conner

Within five years, I predict, the word social will seem as cliché as synergy feels now. Social connection will be like a dial tone, something we once expected to hear and now don’t bother listening for as we dial. We must get comfortable in our social shoes. Social tools allow us to reach across time and space to solve complex problems and make informed decisions in ways we couldn’t dream of years ago. Social is not a set of technologies.

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Live event blog from Learning Technologies 2015 (stand 95)

Unicorn Training

2) target audience - Lego target to half year age groups v targeted 3) current events - rugby World Cup, election, Greece leaving Euro that people will want to talk about 4) nostalgia / original 5) utilising existing rivalries - man Utd fans v arsenal fans anything that brings into conversation 6) personalisation - avatars, names, 7) multiplayer/social 8) reward The paper aeroplane game is up! How do ensure senior leaders are digital/social savvy - encourage upward mentoring?

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Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. While some view themselves as “social learning&# savvy, incorporating various components, others seem to see themselves as just sitting on the sidelines. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. Dip their feet in it – just a bit, a little here, a little there – oh and call it a full social learning platform.

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My all-time favorite learning event

Jay Cross

Every year for the last six, I have flown to Seattle to attend Gnomedex , far and away my favorite and most powerful learning event. This year’s Gnomedex, the tenth, is the last of the series, so I thought it appropriate to examine what has made the event so damned good. Two very important elements which should be de rigeur at any tech-oriented event: Electrical outlets are close by every seat. Concurrent events would water down the focus and energy level.

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10 Essential Social Learning Features You Need On Your Learning Management System

ProProfs

Just like social media has a newsfeed, it has become crucial to have a feed in your learning management system. In this way, having social sharing features such as feed as well as the comment box is necessary in today’s interconnected world. Moreover, make sure that the picture and documents sharing option are enabled in private messaging as well as in the feed. Your users should be able to share photos or documents. #4.

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8 Ways to Cover Social Activities in Your Training Course

PulseLearning

However, there are ways to cultivate a thriving online learning community and facilitate peer-based feedback with social learning activities. How to Incorporate Social Learning into Online Training. In traditional training sessions, social learning is a given. Fortunately, there are ways to incorporate social interaction into your online training program. Here are eight top tips to incorporate social learning activities into your online training course.

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Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

More and more often we meet trainers and facilitators who are working mainly face-to-face and would like to use the opportunity of social media to facilitate more online because it may enhance the quality of your trajectory. A great model has been developed by Jane Hart: how to use social media in e-learningtrajectories: We believe you may also use this model to think about how to use social media in face-to-face learning trajectories. (1) How central will social media be?

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Association Webinars: Not Just for Continuing Education

Blue Sky eLearn

You can use the event to explain any complicated parts of your membership, encourage conversation, and screen share and show them anything pertinent in places like your AMS or LMS. You may communicate a lot of this through email and social media, but creating a recurring event for information like this is a great way to bring people together. Host a webinar to get people excited about what’s coming up – plenary sessions, special guests, fun events – you name it!

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It’s Showtime! How to Enhance Conference Learning With Online Video

Talented Learning

Employees are 75% more likely to watch a video than read documents, web pages or email at work. Here are 10 ideas to get your creative juices flowing… Educational Online Video – Before, During and After an Event. Does online video have a role in your event planning and promotional outreach? Then embed calls-to-action on your website, in event-related blog posts, in email newsletters and on social channels.

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10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. This flexibility and ease of use could encourage impromptu learning events and meetings that can be set up in a moments notice, increasing the informal learning opportunities within and outside an organization. Category: Social Networking Platform.

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Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? My conversation with George was no exception as we spoke at length about Connectivism , social learning networks, and the future of current learning technologies (LMS, LCMS, etc.) in light of social media. This is a list of roughly the top 35 or so social media vendors providing a broad core set of social media capabilities.

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Training and Social Media Taught Me to Tie a Tie

E-learning Uncovered

But what if the formal training event isn’t available or isn’t specific enough? Except the average KMS is very text-driven – databases filled with documents or Q&A, and employees simply search for keywords. This method of knowledge sharing has worked fine for years (because there were really no other options) but I think with the momentum of social media, employees are going to push to change this. But what is new is the social media component.

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Video Marketing on Social Media: 5 Ways To Maximize Your Efficiency

TechSmith Camtasia

However between Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, iTunes and all the other growing social networking platforms, this can be a daunting task. Start with a Facebook live event. Similarly, Animoto reports that square videos are shared 22% more on social media. Next, pull your square video clip into the document. Join him on social media below and start making an impact with your online video.

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5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base by Paul on September 22, 2010 in customer service , sales A key driver of your company’s value is the aggregate value of your customer base. Thoughtful gestures such as birthday greetings, small gifts, or invitations to sports or arts events can send a strong positive signal to the customer.

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The Twitter Chat Conundrum (Part Two)

Learning Rebels

” Which will be the first “Learning” chats to create a cross over event and connect their participants? JD makes mention of this ( full comment here ): “As is true of many other forms of social exchange, chats can also get stale based on the engagement level of participants, lack of newcomers/fresh perspectives, poor moderation, etc…” . You all KILLED IT! Last week our conversation centered around the twitter chat.

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11 Ways to Bend Space and Time with TechSmith at SXSW That Will Blow Your Mind (and Your Flux Capacitor!)

TechSmith Camtasia

Daniel Foster – Social Media Strategist; Betsy Weber – Chief Evangelist; Sarah Compagnoni – Product Marketing Manager build the Lego Death Star display. In honor of this geektastic thoroughly informational event, we have compiled our own list… Win a Lego Death Star…and see how TechSmith bends time and space! Simply snag and drop into your document. You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind.

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The Impact of Social Media in the Workplace

CLO Magazine

Social media continues to grow, as do the discussions regarding its application within the realm of business and learning. There are various interpretations of social media, whether it is specific to networking and web 2.0 technologies or spans the use of any existing technology that enhances social relationships. Social media, however, has many benefits to business, especially the evident advancements in collaboration and communication.

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LMS/LCMS Social Media & Side Notes

eLearning 24-7

If you haven’t been looking at LMS/LCMS solutions lately or if you have, you may be noticing a trend - social media. Instead, let’s call it, what it really is and what it will be going forward – “Social Media&#. To have a better understanding on social media, I have provided the types of social media followed by an example. Social Media – Followed by an example. Social Bookmarking – Delicious. Events – Meetup.

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Training and Social Media Taught Me to Tie a Tie

E-learning Uncovered

But what if the formal training event isn’t available or isn’t specific enough? Except the average KMS is very text-driven – databases filled with documents or Q&A, and employees simply search for keywords. This method of knowledge sharing has worked fine for years (because there were really no other options) but I think with the momentum of social media, employees are going to push to change this. But what is new is the social media component.

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Creating Online Social Learning Membership Sites with Web Development Agency Owner, BuddyPress Expert, and StudyChurch Founder Tanner Moushey

LifterLMS

Learn about creating online social learning membership sites with web development agency owner, BuddyPress expert, and StudyChurch founder Tanner Moushey in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris and Tanner dive into what BuddyPress is and how you can use it on your sites to create a powerful social media experience on your site. BuddyPress is a plugin for WordPress that allows you to turn your website into a social media platform of sorts.

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Tune in LIVE to 48 in 24: Tips, interviews, behind the scenes

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ll talk with two “Tweeteorologists” about how they use visual and social tools for weather forecasting. Topic: Using visuals well on social channels. Social media marketing keynote speaker, speaker hall of fame, author Klout Matters. Topic: Using social media to grow your personal learning network. Topic: Giving the best feedback by documenting first reactions. Social media innovation.

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Demoing Out Loud (#wolweek and #DevLearn)

Clark Quinn

So I recently was involved in a project with Learnnovators where we designed some demo elearning (on the workplace of the future), and documented the thinking behind it. I strongly recommend you have an eye out for events and posts that emerge. design meta-learning social strategyDemoing is a form of working out loud, right?

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Everybody: stay at home, work remotely, we will help you!

Coorpacademy

With tools such as Dropbox, Google Drive or Microsoft OneDrive, you can upload all your files online and allow instant consultation and/or modification, in real time, to several coworkers on documents such as word documents, spreadsheets or slides. Good tools make a great worker, yes, but “men are social beings” (Aristotle). Events agile agile tools agility courses covid-19 covid19 playlist remote working tools work at homeHow to be efficient remotely?

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eLearning in a Geodesic World

Integrated Learnings

For eLearning, it shifts our paradigm from a course being a learning “event” to creating an entire learning environment in which the eLearning course is only a piece of the learning. The internet and tools like social media have created this world where we are all inter-connected. We want to create learning environments where we can get people to be responsible for the whole learning experience by social interaction and support in learning new skills. By Dean Hawkinson.

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#DevLearn 14 Reflections

Clark Quinn

Finally, Belinda Parmar took on the challenge of women in technology, and documented how small changes can make a big difference. And the associated events continue to improve. Sarah and I will be joined by Nick Floro for ATD’s mLearnNow event in New Orleans next week). design meta-learning mobile social strategy This past week I was at the always great DevLearn conference, the biggest and arguably best yet.

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 2: Designing a MOOC

ID Reflections

The technological affordances of social and mobile add to the ability to provide an ecosystem of continuous and pervasive learning. Organizations are beginning to realize this and are seeking to shift their learning strategy to more fluid and dynamic methodologies like MOOCs, social and informal learning. MOOCs can enable learners to learn whenever there is a need by facilitating seamless switching between formal and informal modes, and social or individual learning.

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Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

Enable self-managed documentation of progress and evidencing of performance. Coordinate networking events to disseminate experience sharing. It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Social learningPublic Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017. includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop. 16 – 27 January 2017].

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Using Kirkpatrick's Four Levels to Create and Evaluate Informal & Social Learning Processes

Big Dog, Little Dog

In my last post, The Tools of Our Craft , I wrote how the Four Level Evaluation model is best used by flipping it upside down and that it can be used to evaluate informal and social learning. In this post, I want to expand on the second point—evaluating informal and social learning. Note that this post uses as actual problem that is based on informal and social learning for the solution. Store it in a social site (such as a wiki or SharePoint) for easy retrieval.

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Survey shows people take training as infrequently as they go to a conference; but they learn continuously in other ways

Jane Hart

Search the Social Web (using Google. Connect with others in public social networks. for a job aid or company document)). Participate in an enterprise social network/. Go to in-person professional networking events. Social learningLast week I invited readers to take my latest Learning in the Workplace survey , where I asked how regularly are you “learning” in the workplace.

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Here’s How an E-Learning Portfolio Builds Your Skills

Rapid eLearning

It’s a great way to document your skills, experience, and qualifications. Documents your experience. Whenever I hire an instructional designer, I’m more inclined to review their portfolio rather than a resume that documents their experience and education. How to Document Your Learning with Your Portfolio. Portfolios are a great way to document what you learn and collect your experiences. Seats are limited for the events.

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Starting from scratch

Clark Quinn

My initial step would be to establish a social media system, supporting conversations and collaboration on work teams and communities of practice. I’d make sure that folks could establish dialogs, work together on documents, and share files, quick pointers, and more fully developed thoughts. However, a longer term approach than the ‘event’ model would be used. social strategy

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What INBOUND 2020 Speakers Had to Say About Accessibility

3Play Media

Below you’ll hear how INBOUND incorporated accessibility into their remote event, as well as the biggest accessibility trends mentioned in sessions. 3 Tips for Taking Conference and Events Online. Once again, accessibility was ever-present during this virtual event and we are here for it. Captions are great for online events because they increase engagement, comprehension, and improve the overall experience. How to Make Social Media Content Accessible.

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Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. But what does it take to be successful with social media videos? Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. The Social Media Video Experimental Campaign. Because of this, at TechSmith, we recently made a decision to start using video more on our social media channels. It’s hard to say what will be the next big thing in social media.

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