Educate everyone

E-Learning Provocateur

It heralded a new dawn in educational technology. With the trust and goodwill your education generates, I’d wager that plenty of prospective customers will prefer the brand that empowered them. So don’t just educate your staff. Educate everyone.

The learnification of education

E-Learning Provocateur

I start this post by thanking Angela Towndrow , a fellow Aussie whom I met virtually via a mooc, and from whom I continue to draw insights on things related to education. On the contrary, I see facilitation as a means of education.

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EDUCATE EVERYONE

Learnnovators

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Future educators

Learning with e's

What will educators do in the future? Certainly, people''s perceptions of education seem to be changing. They suggest that the future of education will see learning located in any place, with technology mediating all forms of communication.

How to Select an LMS for Customer Training

Check out our guide to learn about some key considerations for selecting a customer education platform Finding an LMS suitable for customer training can be tough.

Rethink Executive Education

CLO Magazine

Executive education is one of the big-ticket items for every CLO but, as Mintzberg’s words demonstrate, it needs a major overhaul. What follows is an outline for a practical framework offering a new and different way to think about how you commission, design and deliver executive education.

Gamification in Education Stats

LearnDash

Hopefully today we can help add some statistical validity to gamification, particularly within education. Below you will find an infographic created by JoyTunes , and in it are some nice examples of how gamification has helped within education.

The battle for education

Learning with e's

Education is underpinned by several philosophies, some of which are incompatible. As a result, there are many educational approaches, a myriad of theories and a bewildering number of perspectives.

What Millennials Want from Member Education

Association eLearning

What type of education offerings does the incoming generation want and how is what they want different from other generations? At first, my computer only included educational games (my mom was a bit of a hippie and opposed the violent and competitive games my friends were playing).

How to Choose Between On-Demand and Instructor-Led Training

A critical path decision for companies offering training and education services is whether to offer on-demand training, instructor-led training, or both.

Is Microlearning the Future of Education?

mLevel

To combat this problem, experts in the field of education and training have been turning to microlearning. Is Microlearning the Future of Education? In today’s technology driven world, information is available at the touch of a button, or even a voice command.

Imagined futures 2: Education

Learning with e's

It has featured regularly in keynote speeches, articles and texts about the future of education. This is analagous of a problem that exists to this day in our education systems. education future learning networked learning retrofuturism schools Technology

Streamlining Education–Funny or Real

Kapp Notes

Education Here is a funny, but poignant look at streamlining college with the famous Father Guido Sarducci. Sometimes I wonder just how close this might be to many university experiences.

Remix culture and education

Learning with e's

Since then, several have asked me what I mean by remix culture, and how it applies to education. However, in formal education settings, remixing is sometimes seen as undesirable. There are many educational applications for remix.

Choosing an LMS for Customer Training

Do you focus on customer and partner education? You likely face different challenges than trainers who focus on internal employees. This eBook walks through the unique needs of external trainers and outlines key considerations when choosing an LMS for customer training

Disrupting Education

Clark Quinn

The following was prompted by a discussion on how education has the potential to be disrupted. Some thoughts I lobbed in another forum (lightly edited): Mark Warschauer, in his great book Learning in the Cloud (which has nothing to do with ‘the cloud’), pointed out that there are only 3 things wrong with public education: the curricula, the pedagogy, and the way they use tech; other than that they’re fine.

Online Versus Traditional Education

LearnDash

If you were to look at the educational landscape only 15 to 20 years ago then it would look a lot different than it does today. In fact, these strategies are so common today that one might say they are now part of the ‘traditional’ education model.

Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions. “My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF!

Tool For Creating Educational Games

LearnDash

There has been quite a bit written on the topic of games, gamification, and gaming elements in training & education. Gamefroot is a free online platform that makes it easy for anyone to create their own games, and many people use their platform to create educational games.

National IMCO™ Study finds employee engagement linked directly to strength in leadership

Engaged Engaged Non-Engaged Disengaged National IMCO™ Employee Engagement Study 5 Banking Healthcare Education Manufacturing Finance Government Consulting & Professional Services Transportation & Logistics Entertainment. National IMCO™.

Educator as a Design Thinker

Coffee and Design

Originally posted on User Generated Education : Resources for Educator as a Design Thinker. Design Thinking for Educators Toolkit – [link]. Rethinking Education with Design Thinking – [link]. 45 Design Thinking Resources For Educators [link].

6 Emerging Technologies in Education

LearnDash

Because of the great advances we are making in educational technology, new doors of opportunity are opening in classrooms. Cloud Computing - If you are using some form of we-based tools, then you are enabling further student-educator collaboration.

Surviving higher education: 7 top tips

Learning with e's

Image from Pixabay Here are top 7 survival tips for working in higher education (or for that matter, any profession). Surviving higher education: 7 top tips by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

5 Emerging Trends in Education Technology

Lambda Solutions

As innovators in the education space, we keep an eye on emerging trends, terms, and technology in the industry. Here are some of the top education technology trends that have been on our radar recently! education technology eLearning trends

3 Trends of Digital Education

LearnDash

Digital content delivery is opening new possibilities in education. But how do you define digital education? Digital education, particularly in the form of blended learning programs , are growing.

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Maybe it’s time to get started with online member education. Do they need continuing education credits? The education director will probably need to address technical planning and develop a deployment strategy.

Education Balancing Act: Asynchronous, Synchronous, and Blended Learning

Association eLearning

What do you think of when you hear the term eLearning? Maybe your mind jumps to webinars or interactive courses in a Learning Management System (LMS). There are many different types of eLearning, so it isn’t surprising that they can be divided into categories.

The Future of Executive Education Is Here

CLO Magazine

These organizations are quickly moving away from traditional executive education into the realm of business innovation. But executive education focused on innovation requires embracing the same principles and practices as the innovation process itself.

Digital Badges for Educational Achievement

Web Courseworks

The result: helping people of all ages gain and display 21st century skills and unlock new career and educational opportunities. If you’re an association education or technology director, you might be intrigued by the possibility of bringing badges to your members.

Is education broken?

Learning with e's

Formerly a university academic and now a freelance writer, Audrey has courted her fair share of controversy and opposition, not least due to her forthright views on education, technology and a host of related topics. eden15 Audrey Watters conference education learning Technology web YouTube

Education Programs Prepared With Purpose

Association eLearning

Training can be used to help teach many different things including facts, step-by-step processes, and soft skills like team work. So, it shouldn’t be a surprise that there are different ways to teach and assess these various types of learning.

Fractal education

Learning with e's

The Mandelbrot set pictured here is one such fractal , and I sometimes use it in my talks to illustrate a key educational point. And some education is similar in nature. Some very important new things are continually learnt in compulsory education. I love fractals.

Microlearning: How Educators Can Learn From Athletes

mLevel

It’s time for the education industry to catch up to the field of athletics when it comes to understanding the impact data can have on human performance. But in the field of education, data and technology aren’t viewed in the same light.

Whither higher education? To the opera!

Allison Rossett

I often think about the condition of higher education, but was concerned not at all when I went to see “La Boheme” in a movie theater at the mall. Technology is doing the same to higher education. Higher education also has habits.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Educators today are pursuing professional development by building their very own Professional (or Personal) Learning Networks (PLNs). An Educator’s Professional Learning Network. Diigo , Delicious ) allow educators to highlight, tag, and organize relevant webpages.