Why Accessibility Matters in Online Learning

CourseArc

Students at every level of education, from pre-K to graduate and professional studies, present with different abilities and needs. Technology must be accessible to each of these students, regardless of specials needs, different learning styles, or demographics.

Online Learning in Education

eLearning 24-7

The first 100% online university. In 1999, Jones International became the first online university in the U.S. to be accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. By 1999, other online universities were on the scene including the University of Phoenix and Western Governors University which was a consortium of small colleges in the rocky mountain area. Some online universities offered degrees for as low as $4,800 USD, and a doctorate as low as $12K.

Saving Lives with Online Learning

CourseArc

In 2015, UMBC Training Centers collaborated with CourseArc to help one of their partners, the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) , transition face-to-face workshops to the online environment.

Three Myths of Online Learning

ICDTranslation

E-learning has become an almost integral part of our every-day life. We can find it in different formats and it is used for different purposes – online learning is no longer an exotic option of getting new knowledge or skills and is not opposing mainstream teaching at schools and universities.

Making Money with Moodle - The Business Case for Online Learning

Lambda Solutions

Did you know you can use the Moodle learning management system to make money? Moodle helps this process by allowing education instituties to offer their online courses – even entire online learning programs – at a profit.

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Top 5 Benefits of Online Learning

Lambda Solutions

According to enrollment information gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, over 80% of classes were delivered entirely online in 2014. online learning

Online Learning Methods You Can Use in your Virtual Classroom

WizIQ

Learning is skills or knowledge acquired through study, experience or being taught. Online learning is the reimagining of the educational process that maximizes available virtual classroom software.

Online Learning and Higher Education: A Sleeping Giant Awakens

Absorb LMS

Shortly after the dot-com bubble burst in 2000, sending the tech-heavy NASDAQ stock exchange plummeting, I interviewed a director of learning and development at one of the major semiconductor companies. The dot-com bubble meltdown had a huge impact on workplace learning and development.

Online Learning and Higher Education: A Sleeping Giant Awakens

Absorb LMS

Shortly after the dot-com bubble burst in 2000, sending the tech-heavy NASDAQ stock exchange plummeting, I interviewed a director of learning and development at one of the major semiconductor companies. The dot-com bubble meltdown had a huge impact on workplace learning and development.

How to Make Online Learning Easy for First-Time eLearners

CourseArc

Making the transition from traditional textbook learning and instructor-led classroom courses to the strange new world of online learning can be a daunting challenge – especially for first-time online learners who’ve never had to navigate a digital learning interface before.

5 Reasons Why Online Learning is Valuable

TOPYX LMS

Online learning is valuable – this statement is practically inarguable. The answer is simple: online learning, or eLearning, is both incredibly convenient and highly effective for adult learners. 5 Reasons Why Online Learning is Valuable.

Sue describes her online learning as excruciating

Allison Rossett

Sue decided that e-learning made the most sense for her. She did it for the usual reasons associated with online education: access on demand, novelty, and location, location, location. Sue’s online lessons offer up lessons for those involved with e-learning.

10 Common Problems faced by Learners in Online Learning

Raptivity

One of the key goals of any Instructional Designer, educator or SME of an online course, is to engage learners into the course and help them successfully achieve the learning objectives. To know why, we need to look at online learning experiences from learners’ perspective.

Online Learning and Self-Determination Theory

B Online Learning

Motivation is important in many areas such as schools, workplaces, sporting teams and education just to name a few. We should think about how we can help satisfy people’s psychological needs in an online environment. Contemporary Educational Psychology.

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Online Learning Needs a Robust E-Commerce System

Web Courseworks

When I write blog posts for Web Courseworks, I’m typically focused on the philosophy and design of adult education, and for good reason: there are many special educational considerations for adult learners, and I want to design curricula that best meets their needs.

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BUSTED: Online Learning Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

It is no secret that today we are seeing online learning really take-off as more educational institutions buy into the benefits that these kinds of programs offer. there are many states that are adopting reforms that support digital learning. online learning

The State of Video in Education 2017

LearnDash

Video is one of the most popular methods used in online education. One thing is for sure: video isn’t going anywhere when it comes to online education. The company Kaltura performed a poll of over 1,000 educators to produce the infographic above.

Top 5 Benefits of Online Learning for Teachers

Lambda Solutions

Access to online learning resources has triggered a revolution in classroom settings from K-12 all the way up to postsecondary institutions. eLearning is no longer a simple byproduct of the age of information and access to the internet, it’s become an invaluable resource to educators and classroom teachers, harnessing a new model of knowledge sharing wherein students now possess the tools to learn at their own pace.

5 Ways Online Learning is Vital to Education

LearnDash

If you ever need to make the case for online learning in your classroom, then this article is for you. The benefits of a blended, online learning component in education are too great to ignore. In some ways, educational institutions are doing their students an extreme disservice if they ignore online learning in their institution. Reducing the need for physical space, meaning educational institutions can increase enrollment sizes.

Anticipating Risk in Online Learning

Association eLearning

So, you’ve decided to embrace online learning at your association. Have you anticipated the risk in online learning? How many people are in your education department? Creating the internal infrastructure to support online learning is a critical first step.

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. Yet, how much more could I have learned if I didn’t have to drive across town to take the course?

Online Learning Plagiarism Horror Stories

Experiencing eLearning

It’s a common complaint about online education that students plagiarize, but my horror stories aren’t about students. My horror stories are about developing online courses. Of course, educating people doesn’t help if they don’t care whether they plagiarize or not.

Online Learning Trends and Challenges

LearnDash

The presence of online learning in education and corporate environments is strong. The economies of scale from a robust online course program simply cannot be ignored anymore. The rise in online courses is what has made the flipped learning method quite popular.

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What is our role in online learning?

eLearning 24-7

The question in what is the role of online learning in today’s world? What about higher education? Is its only goal to provide students with courses and topics that rather than be just in the classroom are now/available online? . What is online learning’s role in all of this? But the “learn” part is the key here, because learning means many things, especially when it is utilized in the online world.

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This is Your Brain on eLearning/Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

eLearning, also known as online learning, isn’t just good for a company’s bottom line; it is also excellent for the human brain. Researchers are daily discovering more about how online learning affects a person mentally, and the results are amazing. Any theory that learning primarily through a digital mode is unhealthy is being disproved as eLearning experts find that online learning nourishes the mind and results in much greater learning outcomes.

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How Could Students Make Online Learning More Productive

Your Training Edge

So it comes as no surprise to learn how the internet has revolutionized education, and the way we look at knowledge and skill altogether. As each day goes by, online learning tools increase, becoming bigger and better. Learn How to Research.

Education Programs Prepared With Purpose

Association eLearning

So, it shouldn’t be a surprise that there are different ways to teach and assess these various types of learning. It’s usually easier to create learning offerings for the lower levels of learning, like memorizing a definition.

Educating Your Greatest Online Learning Business Asset: Customers

Thought Industries

The challenge most organizations face in this is identifying the best way to engage and educate their customers at key points in the relationship lifecycle Acquiring, onboarding and retaining new and existing customers is critical to the success of any business.

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. elearning online learnin

Using Data from Online Learning to Fuel Association Growth

Association eLearning

Not many people enjoy reading data, but if you think about how it can affect your association’s online learning for the better, you might relish it. With the growth of technology, many online learning platforms are now able to analyze big data.

Online Learning Tools to Improve Studying Process

Web Courseworks

Julie Petersen is a tutor and a blogger, who features the latest career and educational trends in her articles. At present time she is working on her first ebook dedicated to online learning. Allow us to suggest some great online tools that will make you a better learner!

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ELearning in Higher Education – Achieving a Scale

WizIQ

While online learning is a fairly recent phenomenon in the realm of higher education, the cascade of positive effects that come with the adoption of this approach is undeniable. Learning becomes more. Education & Technology higher education Online Education Teaching Online Various elearning elearning in higher education elearning initiatives Online Learning

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Why Choice Matters in Online Learning

LearnDash

The evolution of online learning is in full force. Advances in the devices we use on a day-to-day basis are influencing how we learn. The online learning space has always been one to adapt to change. A big part was because I was choosing what I wanted to learn.

Webinar Recap: Let’s Learn Together: Enhancing Online Learning with Communities

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, Heather McNair, VP of Engagement Strategy over at Higher Logic , teamed up with Blue Sky’s Channel Manager, Jodi Ray, to discuss how organizations can enhance their online learning with communities. We live in the age of modern learning.