Expert Advice from Catherine Lombardozzi: Learning Environment Design

InSync Training

Creating the right learning environment constitutes an important step in the modern instructional design process. Without an authentic setting , training programs fail, and learners don’t gain the knowledge they need to perform their jobs effectively. What do we need to consider when incorporating learning environment design into our approach? Learning Environment Design

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

Origin Learning

A sumptuous spread of cerebral and endorphin-inducing fare, the subtext was learning, learning and more learning. That is a strident example of the reach and power of social learning. You may be asking yourself – can it be replicated, effectively , in the corporate world?

Principles for Designing 3D Learning Environments

Kapp Notes

In yesterday’s Train for Success in-world seminar, I was asked about the principles for effective design for 3D learning experiences, here is the list of principles that can be applied to make a 3D Learning Environment (3DLE) successful.

New learning environments

Learning with e's

Our final #EDENchat of 2015 focused on new learning environments, namely MOOCs, flipped classrooms and blended learning methods. Those who participated shared their experiences of MOOCs and flipped learning both as teachers and as learners.

Is your learning environment brain-friendly?

Litmos

As L&D professionals, having a basic understanding of the inner workings of the brain can help us develop content and environments that are conducive to learning and retention. Tips on creating positive learning environments.

Avoiding Information Overload in Online Learning Environments: An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

The effectiveness and impact of technology-aided learning in the corporate sector is unquestionable. With the aid of technology, training and learning has become more accessible to a wider spread of corporate learners, no matter where they are located across the globe.

8 Tips To Minimize Distractions In Social Learning Environments

eFront

Social learning promotes collaboration and peer-based eLearning feedback. In this article, we’ll share 8 tips on how to make the social learning environment most effective. Minimize Distractions In The Social Learning Environment.

Immersive training with 360° learning environments

Matrix

Immersive learning – the next step in corporate L&D. Corporate learning may seem like a long way from popular entertainment. A lot has been said lately about the new learning preferences and training has pretty much moved online.

Immersive learning environments may become the norm in training

Matrix

Learning is not based on impulses and happens in the cerebrum; this is where higher-ordered functions like memory and reasoning occur. How learning works. Why immersion is so effective. Learning in immersive environments might just do the trick.

Introducing SCALE: The Student-Centered Adaptive Learning Environment

eLearning Industry

It works with standard Learning Management Systems to provide an instructional framework that guides the learner through the instructional content based on proven theories about how people learn effectively. SCALE is an interactive platform for delivering adaptive instruction online.

Immersive learning environments – a great example

The E-Learning Curve

Adaptive learning! In it, you (the viewer) can explore the environment Second Life -like, interact with the exhibits, "pick up" original MSS, and get a sense of the times and places Yeats inhabited, including a set from the Abbey Theatre, and the poet's library.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of a Virtual Learning Environment

KnowledgeAnywhere

The success of your company depends not only on your ability to hire the right people but also on your ability to train them to do their jobs effectively. Of course, you might also consider a virtual learning platform, in which case you would join the 81 percent of companies who provide at least some of their training online. What is a Virtual Learning Environment? As with any type of training system, there are virtual learning environment advantages and disadvantages.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment Version 2: BaseCamp 2011

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In an earlier post, I described an ad-hoc social learning environment where a blog was set up to drive learning for a group of 40 executives in a company, spread over multiple locations. Recently, this environment was put to use again to conduct a program titled BaseCamp 2011, where nearly fifty managers got together to learn select topics in strategy, finance and leadership. The online social learning program was conducted over a duration of six weeks.

As Featured on Capterra: Creating an Interactive Learning Environment

DigitalChalk eLearning

*We have partnered up with Capterra to share a few tips for creating an interactive learning environment. These are 5 tips that will help you create an effective and interactive learning environment for your students.

Personal Learning and Personal Learning Environments

Tony Karrer

Personal Learning and Personal Learning Environments As part of the recent discussion on personal learning and personal learning environments, I went back to find my posts on these topics and on personal knowledge management and related. Personal Learning Environments and personal learning environments The future of learning is personal learning PKM and Personal Learning Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0

Create an Active and Collaborative Learning Environment for your Course

TalentLMS

We are not talking about evaluating the course or having the learners’ comments on how effective (or not) it was. We are talking about action plans derived from the learning resources presented in the course. Passive and collaborative learning. Active and alone learning.

Myopic Vision Limits Training Effectiveness

Living in Learning

Continuous Learning Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Sustained Capability learning ecosystem learning environment LinkedIn new classroom new training paradigm sustained capability training vision work contextI fear the L&D function.or Training.if you choose by another name, are locked into a paralysis of tradition. Tradition yields comfort and familiarity.

BLOG: Can Micro-Learning Environments Lead To More Relevant Training?

Unicorn Training

In his latest blog on last month's NextGenLMS Conference, Unicorn's Stuart Jones, is intrigued by MillerCoors' top down approach to learning. The MillerCoors focus here was clearly on learning rather than technology, though technology is at the heart of much of how the learning is delivered.

Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams

The E-Learning Curve

One of the key functions of the corporate learning environment must be to support the development of individual expertise to create effective team performance. Continue Reading → The post Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

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Culture and Language Diversity in Online Learning Environment

TalentLMS

If there is one dimension that needs careful planning when designing an online learning program or a course, this is the culture and language diversity. Improve effectiveness and motivation in your courses. By providing options, you are encouraging non-native English speakers to learn a concept in their own language and boost their productivity. This well-intended habit soon lost its effectiveness due to the inaccurate translations provided by the Google Program.

Why Blended Learning is Effective

Lambda Solutions

On October 29th, Lambda is hosting a webinar on the Top Moodle Plugins for Blended Learning Strategies. Blended learning is an emerging approach to education that “blends” traditional teaching methods with technology and virtual learning environments.

Creativity within Constraints: When Cost, Resource Scarcity, or Deadlines Make Effective Elearning Seem Out of Reach

The Learning Dispatch

They don’t have to mean sacrificing creativity, engagement, or effectiveness. An interaction catalog can help you develop effective elearning under constraints. Developing Effective Custom Training While Respecting Resource Limitations. Learning development is a paradox.

Personal Work and Learning Environments (PWLE) - More Discussion

Tony Karrer

I've run across a few different posts talking about Personal Work and Learning Environments which I have tentatively started to call PWLE - pronounced p-whale. The reason why I think it's worth us talking about tools and maps and basically what is your PWLE (p-whale) is that it's helpful for us to figure out how to support our own personal work and learning. And points us back to Stephen Downes and the skills that we need to learn to be successful in this new world.

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3 Keys to Creating Effective Training

The Learning Dispatch

In that commentary, I suggested that you choose a method that would be effective. This month, we take a quick look at what “effective” means, and one approach to creating training that gets the job done. . To Develop Effective Training, Start at the Beginning.

Book on 3D Learning Environments: What Do You Want From It?

Kapp Notes

Standing in a virtual book store requesting input on "Learning in 3D" book.

Definition: Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment (MMOLE)

Kapp Notes

Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment: MMOLE is a genre of computer generated learning environments in which large numbers of learners interact with each other in a virtual three-dimensional (3D) world with the goal of learning. The avatars are able to move independently through the virtual environment. A method of tracking leaner progress for the formal elements of the learning environment.

2 Essential Tips For Creating Effective Virtual Training Content

eLearning Industry

Corporate eLearning eLearning Content Development Free eLearning eBooks Online Training Virtual Learning EnvironmentBecause content is king when it comes to successfully deploying a virtual training program. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Developing An Effective Mobile Learning Strategy Via Robust Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

Mobile learning is helpful when it comes to everything from product related training to sales training and compliance training. Therefore, they deploy efficient Learning Management Systems (LMSs) which support mobile learning in the modern learning environment.

Using Endowed Progress Effect to Motivate Corporate Learners

G-Cube

Motivation is an important component in learning – more so in self-paced learning initiatives. However, in technology-aided learning, motivation plays even a stronger role. The e-learning effort is self-led and depends completely on the interest of the learner.

Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training

Origin Learning

Concept here pertains to complicated technical scenarios and engineering environments that require core competence and suitable skill-sets. A deep dive into the technical concepts enabled it to provide graphic content (solutions) using the 3D modeling techniques effectively.

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Effective Learning Strategies Are Never “One Size Fits All”

Docebo

Join us April 19 to discover how to create effective personalized learning experiences and how Docebo’s Pages helps you bring them to life. Personalized learning is at the heart of modern professional learning, and the demand for these experiences is stronger than ever.

Creating Effective Job Aids – Common Mistakes to avoid

Raptivity

As corporate training and eLearning is turning shorter and practical, the importance of job aids to supplement learning is getting highlighted. L & D teams are now emphasizing on creating a coherent learning environment for their employees, by using job aids to complement the courses.

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Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams

The E-Learning Curve

One of the key functions of the corporate learning environment must be to support the development of individual expertise to create effective team performance. Workplace Learning: Developing Effective Teams is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

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Employee engagement strategies for effective training in workplace

Wizcabin

Lack of employee engagement has always been a top issue for learning managers. Studies show that the value of learning engagement is so profound that the learning outcome and effectiveness is directly linked to user engagement. 3 effective employee engagement strategies.

The best option for virtual training is to get an LMS for online courses

Paradiso

The best way to increase your skills as a student or employee is by learning new approaches or skills through an LMS for online courses. This platform is specially designed to increase the learning experience that is carried out in a virtual way within the LMS platform. A learning management system, commonly known as LMS, is a software or a platform to deliver and manage online or e-learning courses. For them, the option of offline learning serves as a boon.

5 Tips For Managing Effective Blended Learning Through An LMS

Upside Learning

How often have we heard our clients lament about the main function of the Learning Management Systems (LMSs) – that they are largely concerned with the management of learning rather than the process of learning itself? Managing Training Activities Effectively.

Looking for Effective Employee Training Strategies? Read This Now!

ProProfs

Well-developed employee training programs are necessary to meet the learning & development needs of both existing as well as new employees. Only effective training methods can translate into positive employee performance and a significant bottom-line. Collaborative Learning.