Creating Learning Spaces in Second Life

Kapp Notes

This morning I received an email message from, Fiona, who provided me with a really interesting link to 50 Tips and Tricks to Create a Learning Space in Second Life. Blogs and Websites --Turn to these blogs for tips, services and tools when setting up a learning space in Second Life.

LEARNNOVATORS WINS ‘INNOVATION IN LEARNING SERVICES’ AWARD FROM GLOBAL T&D CONGRESS

Learnnovators

Learnnovators, a leading provider of innovative e-learning solutions, has won the ‘Training & Development Leadership Awards’ under the ‘Innovation in Learning Services’ category from Global T&D Congress. MPSS is a mobile app-based performance support system that uses micro-learning videos and searchable text. We have also crafted several just-in-time, micro-learning modules and performance-support solutions for our clients. Chennai (India).

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LEARNNOVATORS PRESENTS SUCCESS STORY AT FOCUSON LEARNING 2016

Learnnovators

Srividya Kumar, Co-founder of Learnnovators, took the stage at FocusOn Learning 2016, and presented a case study session to attendees. – A 52% drop in the number of support calls to the MTAB Service Center. – A 56% improvement in productivity of the MTAB Service Center.

The Corporate Learning Guide to Spaced Repetition and Feedback Loops (Free Download)

Knowledge Guru

We’ve put together a free guide highlighting the research-based approaches of spaced repetition and immediate feedback. Spaced repetition goes by several names in the L&D world. We have chosen to use the term “spaced repetition” for the purpose of this guide.

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Video-Based Learning Within Available Budget: 5 Tips For Creating Effective Videos

G-Cube

Video-based learning is very effective for corporate training as educative videos make it possible to overcome practical real-world constraints and explore far greater possibilities provided by digital spaces. Learners had fun watching them and learning from them as well.

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Spaced Repetition Featured in the New York Times

Knowledge Guru

We are big believers in the spacing effect, and using what we know about the brain to enhance what people remember. It seems the New York Times has taken interest in spaced repetition as well. Louis and a co-author of “Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.”.

LEARNNOVATORS PARTNERS CII TO CONDUCT WORKSHOP ON “GAMIFICATION”

Learnnovators

Learnnovators, a leading provider of innovative e-learning solutions, conducted a workshop on “Gamification” in association with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Southern Region. Learnnovators , headquartered in Chennai (India), is a multiple-award winning organization that specializes in the design and development of innovative and effective learning solutions for the workplace. It also offers its own learning platform, Learnosphere. Chennai (India).

LEARNNOVATORS PARTNERS CII TO CONDUCT WORKSHOP ON “E-LEARNING STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATION”

Learnnovators

Learnnovators, a leading provider of innovative e-learning solutions, conducted a workshop on “E-Learning Strategy and Implementation” in association with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Southern Region. The workshop, conducted on 29th January 2016, sought to inculcate the right way of thinking and approaching a learning project, starting from setting goals, right up to evaluating the results of the learning program. Chennai (India).

Personal devices in higher education

Learning with e's

Here are some of my recent thoughts on learning spaces at universities, and the impact of student owned personal technologies: As the shift from location specific learning to untethered learning gathers pace, so the personal device gains increasing importance.

Celebrating Excellence: The 2019 Lenny Awards

Litmos

Whether it be by impacting the learning culture, enabling salespeople to exceed their potential, or helping customers run their businesses more effectively, these leaders in the learning space stand apart from the crowd. Best Culture of Learning.

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The Importance of Learning Technologies

CLO Magazine

Technology is essential to run learning like a business. While small organizations (less than 50 employees) may get by without technology, medium and large organizations depend on it for both efficiency and effectiveness. Here the first learning technology an organization needs is a good learning management system (LMS). The portal may be part of an organization-wide effort to provide access to all HR services and company information through one home page.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

Today’s enterprise learning strategies require smart solutions that go beyond the capabilities of traditional tools. A Learning Platform empowers L&D departments to drive business growth through their efforts, and a key pillar of this solution is the Learning Management System (LMS).

Choosing The Right ‘Kind’ of Video for learning – 5 Styles Of Video-based Learning

G-Cube

Video-based learning is very effective for corporate training as educative videos make it possible to overcome practical real-world constraints and explore far greater possibilities provided by digital spaces.

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3 Areas To Combine Employee Training And Micro Learning

KnowledgeAnywhere

Micro-learning is a buzzword in the elearning industry, and for good reason. The way people learn at work, and in general, has shifted and training formats have needed to adapt. What is the difference between micro-learning and macro-learning? Spaced Learning.

The Personal Versus Personalized Learning Debate

Origin Learning

Personal Learning and Personalized Learning are two terms, which are being used interchangeably for some time now? Do both terms refer to the same type of learning? In this blog post, we look at them and see which strategy influences learning at the modern workplace.

Unicorn is now part of The Access Group!

Unicorn Training

The Access Group, today announced the acquisition of Unicorn, the UK’s leading provider of learning technology solutions. This means that Access will be able to support businesses to deliver on every aspect of their learning strategy.

Using an LMS to Drive Talent Management

eThink Education

That’s where a learning management system (LMS) comes into play. This helps with talent development in a variety of ways when it is brought into your professional space. Set up learning modules your talent can navigate as they are ready, allowing for individualized pacing.

Using an LMS to Drive Talent Management

eThink Education

That’s where a learning management system (LMS) comes into play. This helps with talent development in a variety of ways when it is brought into your professional space. Set up learning modules your talent can navigate as they are ready, allowing for individualized pacing.

L&D’s Diversity Dilemma

CLO Magazine

Masie, CEO of The Masie Center, an international think tank focused on learning and workplace productivity, and a columnist for this publication, said the coincidence was funny but also sad. Here we are in Taiwan, in Asia, where they were doing training and learning way before the U.S., In fact, Chief Learning Officer data from its Talent Tracker service finds that 89 percent of learning and training managers are white.

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How To Implement Spaced Learning Into Your Training Program

KnowledgeAnywhere

The way people learn at work has changed rapidly. Instead employees are expected to learn information quickly and be able to convey it effectively. Spaced learning is one of the methods that is helping employees and other trainees retain more information over time.

Augmented Reality: Is it the Future of eLearning

ProProfs

In the technology space, people are extensively discussing the relevance of augmented reality (AR) and its varied applications. To many it may appear a bit “futuristic” in its approach, AR should be considered as a candidate for online learning. Immersive Learning Environments.

What is Microlearning and How Does it Drive Employee Engagement?

Obsidian Learning

Aren’t microlearning strategies firmly established in the learning toolkit? In this series we will: Go beyond the definition of microlearning by focusing on its effective application in the realm of employee education and development.

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Are Innovation and Education a Perfect Couple or a Dangerous Match?

mLevel

The question: “Is all this innovation a good fit for educators and learning professionals alike… or a dangerous dance partner? ”. For many years this has not been a problem as the technology community has generally ignored the learning space.

Josh Bersin, global industry analyst, on how Immersive Learning is poised to disrupt L&D

STRIVR

There’s a dramatic shift occurring in the learning space. L&D leaders are feeling the profound effects of the changing nature of jobs and a heightened demand for better employee training. This approach to VR training is known as Immersive Learning.

Mobile Learning in India

Upside Learning

In India, the mobile phone has revolutionized communication and India is now one of the fastest growing markets for mobile phone services, with growing usage and increasing penetration. The increasing ubiquity of the mobile phone begs for it to be used as a learning tool.

How AI and Machine Learning Addresses Challenges in Educational Content Creation and Instruction

Magic EdTech

Huge amounts of data fill today’s world, and that data is driving big breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI) research and the field of machine learning. We already see machine learning used in everyday technologies such as search, recommendations, tagging photos, and speech recognition.

Top Trends Higher Education Textbook Publishers Must Follow

Kitaboo

Students have welcomed this change as they now have a multitude of choice in the digital learning space. This led higher education textbook publishers to shift towards digital publishing , albeit reluctantly as they learned that digital is the only way forward. With new technology constantly evolving with new and enhanced features to improve the student learning experience, textbook publishers needed to keep up with them.

Putting People First

CLO Magazine

When it comes to learning, Jon Kaplan truly understands the importance of emotional engagement. I was able to pay attention to social cues, and I learned how to cheat on multiple-choice tests.”. It allows people to collaborate much more effectively,” he said.

A Conversation with Andrew Hughes

Kapp Notes

Working in the space of 3D virtual immersive environments (VIE) is a small, but dedicated group of people who are creating some really wonderful and powerful learning. Kapp: So tell us what you are doing these days and about your work in 3D learning spaces.

Custom Tech Trends in 2018

AbaraLMS

In 2017, we saw various learning technologies evolve, which have paved way for better, effective, and valuable L&D technology applications in 2018. While many technology trends of 2017 such as microlearning, social learning, personalized learning, video-based learning, etc.,

Rants on Buzz Words, E-Learning Style

eLearning 24-7

A learning experience. I’ve been hearing it quite a bit in the e-learning world. In all seriousness though, every LMS, learning platform and various subsets since the days of them going online, include learning experiences. A learning experience.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Like many enterprise learning companies, we are actively brainstorming ways to incorporate collaborative Web 2.0 technologies into our training programs, but rarely do we find a client that wants to create a robust learning environment comprised of both formal and informal components.

Imagined worlds

Learning with e's

One of the new skills that teachers will need to master in the future will be the ability to manage virtual learning spaces. Learning always takes place in the mind of the learner, but the formalised activities of learning have never been confined to the classroom.

Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning

Upside Learning

Workplace Learning is changing! A couple of months back I shared my thoughts on an interesting question relating to the ‘future of workplace learning’ at Learning Circuits Blog. The learning domain is undergoing change like never before; Social Media, Informal Learning , Communities, Virtual Worlds, Mobile Learning, Learning Games , Augmented Reality , and much else. Sensing patterns and helping to develop emergent work and learning practices.

Year End Musings, Reflections, Predictions and Thoughts: Part One

Kapp Notes

Not sure if its the general state of the economy or the state of most e-learning courses or even the state of too-fast, too-much-to-do organizations but I’ve heard from many people that employees just don’t seem engaged or enthusiastic about work. More non-engaging learning.

Will Learning Adopt the Linux Model for Development in the Future?

Upside Learning

It was very interesting to draw parallels between some of what he says and learning. Web of Trust’ Networks of trust are becoming very important to the way we create products/services where each individual on the network is a potential contributor. The ability to target and influence knowledge leaders will lead to similar effects on their networks as well. Will Moodle evolve into this system or will another ecosystem similar to the Linux model emerge in the learning space?

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Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning

Upside Learning

Workplace Learning is changing! A couple of months back I shared my thoughts on an interesting question relating to the ‘future of workplace learning’ at Learning Circuits Blog. The learning domain is undergoing change like never before; Social Media, Informal Learning , Communities, Virtual Worlds, Mobile Learning, Learning Games , Augmented Reality , and much else. Sensing patterns and helping to develop emergent work and learning practices.