Trish Holliday Teaches Tennessee a Lesson

CLO Magazine

A lot of these folks didn’t realize other agencies were offering the same services, so it is helping them to be more effective.”. The post Trish Holliday Teaches Tennessee a Lesson appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

4 lessons Mr Miyagi can teach learning designers

Pure Learning

Here are 4 lessons I took from Mr. Miyagi that will improve the way you design learning. Lesson: Don’t go just give people a whole heap of information and just hope something sticks. There was method to his madness; the instruction teaches Daniel to instinctively block karate attacks.

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Should You Take an Online Course Before You Teach One?


But despite its rising popularity, many adults haven’t yet taken an online course—even though they may be interested in teaching one. Here are a few ways taking an online course can make your own course more effective.

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Teaching Empathy In An Online Class

eLearning Industry

Learn why designers and educators should embed lessons in empathy in their courses, and how to teach empathy effectively online.

Ruth Clark Claims “Games Don’t Teach”

Experiencing eLearning

Ruth Clark posted at ASTD an article titled “ Why Games Don’t Teach.” A more accurate title would be “Some Games Aren’t Effective at Making People Remember Content,” but that’s a lot less likely to grab attention. Let’s look at her summary of the research: The goal of the research was to compare learning efficiency and effectiveness from a narrative game to a slide presentation of the content.

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Mini-Lessons: A Different Learning Approach


Although presented in small bites to satisfy today’s learners, effective mini-lessons follow good teaching practice. The key feature of each mini-lesson is that it is quick and specific. And of course, do let me know your thoughts on my mini lesson sample.

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Top Tools for Online Teaching


Recently Top5 Online published a list of the 99 Top Tools For Online Teaching , including eFront. Teaching Tools & Technologies. Resources for Teaching Online. Teaching With Technology eLearning Wikispaces. eLearning Tools education teaching

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5 Teaching Techniques That Increase The Worth Of Virtual Classrooms


The exposure to newer learning technologies has led to a gaping gap between the levels of teaching or instruction that a learner expects and what the instructor is able to impart. Traditional course of teaching in a classroom requires a board, for the teacher to demonstrate.

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace


Every day, more people wanting to teach English are signing up for various types of ELT courses and dreaming of making a difference in this all-important field. Technologies That Support English Language Teaching/Learning. How Webinar Tools Facilitate English Language Teaching.

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What Bart Simpson Teaches Us About Detours in Adaptive Learning


There's an important lesson in adaptive learning to be found in an old Simpsons' episode. Analysis to Evaluation Creative Design for Engagement Dream It We Can Build It E-learning Effective Learning Techniques ILT & vILT Large-Scale Projects M-learning adaptive learning

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Teaching Kids Programming

TechSmith Camtasia

Together, they combined years of professional programming experience to create Teaching Kids Programming (TKP). So I used my professional background and modeled lessons off of what I thought my daughter would want to see in technology courses to get the Orange County group up and running.”.

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4 Lessons from Digital Learning – How Digital Learning is Transforming Our World and Rewiring our Brains


The more information you have stored in your memory banks, the more effective your predictions can be. Lessons from Digital Learning. LearningToGo Blog brain digital digital learning education elearning instructional design Learning neuroscience online learning teaching training

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Sheila Jagannathan: Teaching the World

CLO Magazine

It is an open, interactive and networked environment, where development lessons continuously captured throughout the world are available at your fingertips just in time and in versatile formats — from bite-sized lessons to full-length courses to peer-to-peer conversations.”.

Training Lessons from the Developing World

ThinkingKap Solutions

But a closer look at a classroom without technology , or even furniture, demonstrates the essence of what teaching is all about. Examining how teachers can get by without technology can improve and simplify our own relationship with high tech teaching tools.

Why Flipped Learning Can’t Replace Good Teaching

Magic EdTech

Flipped learning was first introduced in 2011; according to, “the number of teachers who indicated they had flipped a lesson during the school year went up from 48% in 2012 to 78% in 2014.” Or are traditional teaching methods still relevant?

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Teaching Expert Learners

Kapp Notes

Here are some tips for teaching expert learners. This is what is known as “Expertise Reversal Effect.” [2]. The expertise reversal effect indicates that certain instructional approaches that work well for novices will actually suppress learning for an expert in the subject matter. So the question becomes, what is the best method for teaching experts in a certain domain of knowledge?

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5 Lessons from Netflix on Creating Addicting Elearning Content


Netflix can teach learning professionals a number of important lessons on how to capture their learner’s attention. 5 Lessons from Netflix on Creating Addicting Elearning Content: 1. Lesson for Learning Professionals: Don’t tell your learners when and where to learn.

5 Lessons That Will Come Handy if You Are Leading a Young Team

Your Training Edge

As a leader, it becomes your job to fill these people with the right manners and teach them the difference between their imagination the practical outlook that they need in the corporate world. Leadership is a virtue which isn’t easily learnt or grasped.

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Micro lesson plan: How to make the best in 4 Steps

Ed App

Microlearning is a very effective form of teaching students and training employees. In this article, Ed Microlearning’s Instructional Design team – which has created an inordinate amount of micro lessons and courses – give their advice on creating the best micro lesson plan.

Microlearning courseware: New lessons added to the editable Content Library

Ed App

Within the library, authors are free to simply select, personalise, rebrand, and deploy lessons within minutes. . Within the Call Center Customer Service course, find the following lessons: Preparing for Your Calls.

1 Rare Leadership Lesson Only TSA Can Teach You


Here are a few lessons I learned from Pam and her team: Trust is Best Shown Through Actions. You will be able to see how effective you are doing from a leadership perspective by watching the actions and behaviors of your people. I was pleasantly surprised to see less than 100 people in line to get through security.

Teaching Moments

CLO Magazine

To differentiate, out teach the competition. ” Authors Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson, best known for developing the open-source computer-programming framework Ruby on Rails and Basecamp project management software, compiled 88 succinct lessons aimed primarily at Internet-based startups and budding entrepreneurs. In describing better ways to differentiate themselves, Fried and Hansson encouraged businesses to out-teach the competition.

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Teaching with Screencasts and Rapid Prototyping

TechSmith Camtasia

Back in my teaching days, we had a ninth hour elective class where students could take classes like computer repair, plumbing, ceramics, or guitar. In essence, as teachers, we got to teach classes based on our own hobbies. Part of where I struggled was writing up files for demos and examples each day for a lesson. Rather than writing out entire documents and refreshing the browser to see the effect, I start by prototyping in services like CodePen or jsFiddle.

4 Ways Technology Improves Teaching for the Next Generation


The effects of technology have been felt across the board. Modern technologies, when implemented in the classroom to complement traditional teaching methods, can help professors teach better, and students retain the knowledge they gather. Here are four ways tech is going to make teaching better for the coming generation. Moreover, by infusing fun in the process, students can engage with their learning material more and retain what they study more effectively.

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How the World Cup Teaches Us Role Clarity

CLO Magazine

In the case of the 1999 World Cup championship game, the lesson about team chemistry boils down to role clarity. Co-workers need to understand what each person’s role really involves; otherwise, they will not understand how to most effectively work together. John Gillis Jr.

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How Cisco Uses Knowledge Guru to Teach Product and Technical Knowledge (Interview)

Bottom-Line Performance

I interviewed Paula Rossini, Global Program Manager at Cisco, to learn more about how Cisco uses Knowledge Guru games to teach its sales associates. We felt that, through Knowledge Guru’s use of spaced repetition, we could teach the associates and engineers better.

Learning and Development: What Makes Videos Effective?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Let the Experiments Begin   Among the key learning of the research, there are lessons that everyone who is considering creating a video should consider, which when applied will help guide us to creating better and more effective visual content.

Implementing Gaming System to Reach Effective Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

Gamified learning is one of the most effective methods of learning that have cropped up in the digital age. There are also many reasons why companies put in place gaming systems to help their employees reach effective corporate learning. Add practical lessons.

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Teach Learners to Use Job Aids

Integrated Learnings

Teach them how to use it, prompt them to refer to it to help them solve a scenario , and provide any supporting clarification and tips as needed within the scenario's context. The January/February issue of Scientific American Mind described the Google effect of how people learn. If all the details of a process flow (or something similar) are already written out in a job aid, why repeat all of that content in an eLearning lesson? By Shelley A. Gable.

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Anatomy of an eLearning Lesson: Merrill’s First Principles

Integrated Learnings

Both models provide sound structure for developing effective eLearning. This post mimics the earlier one about Gagne’s nine events of instruction by first defining the parts of Merrill’s model, and then applying it to a short eLearning lesson. By Shelley A. Gable.

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Using Blended Learning Approaches in Teaching Leadership Skills


Using a blended learning approach to teaching leadership skills can yield higher learning outcomes and produce more effective leaders. Uncategorized blended learning e-learning employee training Human Resources Online Training teaching

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3 Elements of Effective Communication for Your Next eLearning Course

eLearning Brothers

In the workplace, effective communication is paramount. As the editor of my college newspaper, I learned this lesson many times over. Here are 3 things you might include in such a course: What is effective communication?

5 L&D Lessons from Stranger Things [No Season 3 Spoilers]


So expect tenuous links and terrible puns as we ask: What five things can this hit show teach us about Learning and Development? Though your learners may prefer certain training programs or modalities, they aren’t always right about the effectiveness of the training or what they actually need. You need data about performance and business impact to really evaluate the effectiveness of your training. Stranger Things : More L&D Lessons Learned.

ASTD ICE Conference Recap, Lessons Learned and Random Events

Kapp Notes

In a workshop we called “Play to Learn-Designing Effective Learning Games.” The idea…to allow participants to experience games and to derive lessons from the development of other games. Lesson Learned. Lessons Learned.

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Software for Online Teaching: How Does It Help Teachers Tackle Modern Day Challenges


Teaching them was not an easy task using conventional methods. Using a software for online teaching, he was able to automate the process which earlier used to take him over 5 hours to complete. Teaching is not just a single role to play. How an Online Teaching Tool Can Help. #1

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Organizational Training Lessons from Universities


UT Austin is engaged “in reinventing higher education in the 21st century” by applying the latest evidence-based approaches to teaching and learning. Below, I’ve distilled the basics of several higher-ed transformation lessons that you can integrate into your training.

mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017


If you think back to your primary education days, there are some teachings that “stuck” with you forever (multiplication tables and grammar rules) and some that went in one ear and out the other (periodic table of elements) pretty quickly. For decades, athletes have been using microlearning, technology, and data to train effectively and perform better. The post mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017 appeared first on mLevel.

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