Mon.May 19, 2014

The Pedagogy of Learning Design: Creating Learning Communities with Social Presence

InSync Training

This is the second post in a series of five titled The Pedagogy of Learning Design by Phylise H. Banner. To read the first in the series click here: The Pedagogy of Learning Design: A Translation of Pedagogies.

How to Give Feedback on Assessments


There is so much time today spent on formulating effective assessment questions that it can be easy to overlook best practice when it comes to feedback techniques. What do I mean by “feedback”?

What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization

Origin Learning

Facebook 5 Twitter 3 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 10 Pinterest 1 Jan 11th and 13th saw me sunning it up (figuratively speaking) in the stimulating setting of The Hindu Lit for Life festival in Chennai.

Making memories

Learning with e's

This is the first in a series of posts on important theories of learning and memory. Over the next few weeks I plan to work through the alphabet of psychologists to explain over 30 major theories that relate to teaching and learning.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

A Balancing Act

Training Industry

A clear view of the end-state helps people get onboard with a new idea — something well known in the consumer behavior and marketing arena.

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ELC 017: The Limitless Possibilities of xAPI (Tin Can)

The eLearning Coach

Subscribe in iTunes Are you hearing buzz about the Tin Can API and wondering what it is and what it can do? Do you want to spread your wings and take advantage of modern technologies? In this episode, Megan Bowe demystifies the Tin Can API (a.k.a.

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5 (More) Key Features to Consider When Choosing an LMS (Part 3 of 3)


By Jeff Whitney A recent study showed that some 47% of organizations seek to update their learning management system (LMS) within the next year. With so many vendors and options, choosing an LMS can be an overwhelming process.

Adding Animated Video to Online Training is Easier Than You Think


If we all could, we would love to use more video in our online training courses. Most of us wish we had a nice studio, great recording equipment, and a team of production experts standing by to produce videos for all of our courses.

AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning


The Benefits of Making Your e-Learning AICC and SCORM Compliant . Remember the battle between Blu-ray Discs and DVDs? The frustration of accidentally buying a Blu-ray movie and realizing it won’t play in your DVD player?


6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Y R Some Vendors confused about e-learning?

eLearning 24-7

Right now I am questioning everything about anything. Did we really walk on the moon? Yes) Are the people at my gas station really that stupid? IMO, totally). Are there vendors in the e-learning space who lack basic understanding around e-learning? Yes) . Lastly, if the vendors, organizations and firms whose whole background, expertise and existence is tied to e-learning and they themselves are not fully understanding it, does this bode well for the industry as a whole? (I’ll

Unique Approaches to Combating Youth Unemployment


At the beginning of each month, like clockwork, news organizations will run a story highlighting the latest “jobs numbers.” Typically this brief 10-30 second sound bite will announce the number of jobs created and any change in the unemployment rate—and that’s about it. Perhaps we will hear a more in depth report when there is a major shift or the announcement of a new initiative, but the majority of time reports on economic recovery are boiled down to these two numbers.

Word 2013 Tip: Open and Edit PDFs in Word

The Learning Dispatch

Word 2013 can not only open a PDF document, it also enables you to edit it—without need of a third-party application. You can also edit the data inside tables and move images around the document. When you’re finished, you can save the document as either a PDF or a Word file.

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What I learned About Restaurant Training From Magic Johnson


This week, I was lucky enough to hear Magic Johnson’s keynote speech at the National Restaurant Association Show. Now you’re probably thinking what is Magic Johnson doing speaking at the. click link to visit website for full episode, links, other content and more!].

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

eLearning Guild Research: Survey Data vs. Crowdsourcing Data by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Instructional designers often need to have reliable data about how people do things, but no data. exists. When this happens, designers can take a chance and go with their gut, or they can do actual. research. But formal research is hard and it is expensive. A better answer sometimes may be to. collect observations using crowdsourcing. This month, learn how to do effective crowdsourcing. Emerging Topics Instructional Design Learning Research Mobile Learning Social Media

Mobile content is the new face of the Web


Mobile content is the new face of the Web. The rise of mobile devices has become one of the decisive issues in IT today. Companies have to be ready to deal with this new form of technology when spreading their messages, as those that are not will reach an increasingly small sliver of the population.

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BLOG - More Tales From The BIBA Conference Floor (Part 2)

Unicorn Training

Yesterday our intrepid Senior Relationship Manager, Juliet Cox, ventured on to the floor at the BIBA 2014 Conference and Exhibition, relishing her presence as a delegate not on a stand at this year's event. Today Jules draws inspiration from guest speaker, Karren Brady. Or was it…….

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