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.

10 Active Learning Methods for Super Engaged Corporate Learners

eFront

In today’s ultra-competitive work environment, the organization that trains in the most effective and efficient manner possible will always gain the upper hand. The preferred learning approach has now turned the way of active learning methods. Learning by Teaching.

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.

Advantages of Blended Learning over Traditional eLearning Methods

Hurix Digital

As the world goes digital, the eLearning sector too has evolved to embrace online tools to make learning more engaging, relevant, contextual and immersive. No longer are learners restricted to a unidimensional experience of learning with a flow of information from the teacher to the taught.

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.

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. You have lots of options, including traditional classroom methods like seminars and workshops. 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?

Learning Fundamentals: Which Training Methods Work Best?

The Learning Dispatch

There are several different training methods and a number of variations on each. Under instructor-led , we can place the standard classroom learning environment. At its core, this is classroom-based, instructor-led learning. Learning is self-paced.

3 Keys to Creating Effective Training

The Learning Dispatch

Last month, I discussed choosing a training method. 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. .

Think of a Cost-Effective ERP end-user training method Before Cutting off the Training Budget

CommLab India

So before cutting off your training budget, you might like to think of a few cost-effective ERP end-user training methods. For cost-effective and quick end-user training, some of these training methods can be employed. Self-directed E-learning.

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.

3 Methods of Reflective Practice in an eLearning Environment

eFront

Reflective practice has still not received the prestigious position it deserves in an eLearning environment. Writing is the primary mode of communication in an eLearning environment. This quality is extremely desirable during the learning process. We learn new things every day.

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.

Are Your Training Methods Outdated? Survey Says: Yes

Mindflash

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)/Cornerstone OnDemand Learning and Talent Development Survey 2012 (yeah, that’s a mouthful) asked British training professionals about what techniques they view as effective and which ones they actually use.

How the 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 4

Kadenze

discusses the distinctive effects arts-led learning is having on online learning design. Here he introduces the Mastery effect. Have you also noticed the same approach is used over and over to teach about ‘learning’? The Mastery Effect.

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.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 5: Evaluation

Your Training Edge

But keep in mind that e-learning evaluation is different; the goal may be the same but your methods will change slightly. When you evaluate your e-learning program, there are two areas to focus on: learner and content.

Incorporating A Blend Of Modern E-Learning Strategies- Microlearning, Gamification & Theme-based Learning To Drive Effective Change Management Process

G-Cube

To boost overall business performance during this change management process, it is very important to design and develop a proper communication method. An e-learning designed with effective strategies is impactful. This is the reason why, the blend of modern e-learning strategies such as microlearning , theme-based learning, gamification, spaced learning and more are implemented to smoothen the entire change management process. Learn.

The ADDIE Instructional Design Model

DigitalChalk eLearning

It represents a guideline for building effective training and performance support tools in five phases. Identify your audience, problems and objectives, the learning environment, and the audience’s existing knowledge and skills.

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Hands On Training: An Effective Way to Learn

ReadyTech

Hands on training—also referred to as experiential learning—is learning by doing. In addition, hands on training accelerates learning, provides a safe learning environment, creates self-directed learners, motivates students, increases engagement and delivers strong ROI.

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Pros and Cons of Blended Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

Blended Learning is a term used to describe the way eLearning is being combined with traditional classroom methods and independent study. A blended learning approach ensures that the learner is engaged and driving his/her individual learning experience.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Dr. Kevin Gumienny is our senior learning architect and leads Microassist’s instructional design team. He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning.

[Free Webinar #2!] Convert Classroom Training to Blended Learning Using Your Creativity and Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

If you just can’t get enough of blended learning, come to my keynote session at ATD’s New England Area Conference on March 29. Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology. Blended learning is a common buzz phrase in L&D, and it’s one that deserves attention. You may mix and match many delivery formats in order to create a learning environment that is engaging and cost-effective.

Learning Thursday #4: Is Constructivism an Effective Approach to Instructional Design?

Adobe Captivate

Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points. Check out the last Learning Thursday here. Last October, I posted a list of articles related to constructivism and the effective use of technology, games and gamification within the learning environment. Learners are exposed to an environment and framework that allows them to derive meaning as opposed to passively receiving information.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

We already ensure that elearning is available on multiple platforms, including learning management systems and mobile; we focus on learning and performance (not just learning and development); we align training outcomes with business goals.

What is Blended Learning?

DigitalChalk eLearning

Blended learning has been a buzzword in the education industry lately, but what exactly is it? Blended learning is a term used to describe the way eLearning is being combined with traditional classroom methods and independent study. The post What is Blended Learning?

What Are The Most Effective Training Techniques in Today’s Changing Business Environments

WalkMe Training Station

Training is a great way to elevate growth, and there are various types of training methods you can capitalize on for positive impact. It’s a case of determining a method which suits the individual preferences of participants. If the style of learning chosen is compatible, learners have a much better chance of retaining information. Personalizing the education experience is advantageous, which involves tailoring different types of training methods accordingly.

Creating a Style Guide for Effective E-Learning Experiences

CommLab India

We looked at how style guides are important in establishing consistency and regularity in e-learning products that are professional and polished, in our last blog. Grammatical mistakes are a huge put-off, negatively impacting the trust and confidence of learners in e-learning modules.

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[Free Webinar!] Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

If you subscribe to the Learning Thursday blog series, you may have figured out from a recent article that I like blended learning. Blending learning allows us to deliver an experience that is tailored to students’ learning styles and preferences. I’ll facilitate a free virtual session about blended learning on April 2 at 9AM Pacific. Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology.

Student voices unheard?

Learning with e's

Students should be at the centre of the learning process - where else could they legitimately be? However, if they don't have a voice in their own learning, they are peripheral to the process, and education fails them. What kind of assessment feedback is the most effective for students?

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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6 Ways Color Psychology Can Be Used to Design Effective eLearning

SHIFT eLearning

Research has found that 80 percent of information processed by the brain of an Internet user comes from sight and yet other studies have discovered that people are exceptionally sensitive to visual cues when learning. Enhance Learning and Improve Comprehension.

Why Create a Virtual Classroom?

TalentLMS

Designing and delivering instructor-led webinars and courses in an online environment is sometimes more of a necessity than a luxury. Virtual worlds, virtual environments and virtual classrooms are suddenly the focus of all Internet technology design.

Digital Transformation Has Hit Your Organization – Has it Hit Your Training Yet?

Enyota Learning

Traditional training methods like classroom training are no longer effective in the new digital paradigm. Mobile learning offers great flexibility enabling trainees to grow their skills across multiple contexts, multiple formats, and multiple devices at their own convenience. As business and technology continue to evolve, a culture of continuous learning needs to be created to keep pace with rapid change. appeared first on eNyota Learning Blog.

Podcasts in eLearning

TalentLMS

Have you ever used radio programs or audio CDs for learning? Audio podcasts are like radio programs, and can be used for learning. They help create an authentic learning environment – something that is a challenge in the online world.