Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with 'e's

Global social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter support various forms of communication and sharing actions that were previously unavailable. Many writers have highlighted the power of the global digital tribe , particularly the way groups tend to solve problems more effectively than individual experts (Surowiecki, 2009). eden19 collaboration collective action connections Digital education learning media pedagogy social networks Technology tribe

What the Future Holds for Learning and Development

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LinkedIn’s “2018 Workplace Learning Report” suggests that more than 58 percent of employees prefer to learn at their own pace, which increases the need for more digital learning solutions than ever before. Yes, at my company we have already incorporated on-demand learning for employees who prefer this option and we also utilize classroom learning as a blended learning approach, which we have found to be most effective.

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E-Learning Design Part 6: CDSM’s Active Learning Model™

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This is known as our ‘ pedagogy ’. In order to ensure that our Active Learning Model™ achieves the results required, we give careful consideration to the nature and frequency of activities and assessments, choosing effective formative activities that help learners to check their own progress as they work their way through a unit of study. CDSM E-learning Insights Learning Pedagogy Software Active Learning Model CDSM’s Active Learning Model™ Learning Theories

Why do we need to know the hottest eLearning trends? Why not innovate learning with what we already have?

Coffee and Design

Ladan Nikravan Senior Editor at MediaTec Publishing , asked the following question in a LinkedIn group that I follow, Chief Learning Officer Magazine. This is such a rewarding way to build our learners PLN and have them engage in effective eLeanring pedagogy. It takes “incite” for an instructional designer to work with a client and find the most effective and efficient way to have the learners perform to standard after the training.

Further (slow) thoughts on learning #change11

Clark Quinn

And a final one is about the overall pedagogy. Yes, it’s quick bits, but they don’t mean as much on their own as in their cumulative effect over time. Whereas the cumulative effect of the event model dissipates quickly, the distributed model builds slowly! And that pedagogy will very much be our choice. This would support discovering new relationships in learning, as well, as we mine the effects of some random juxtapositions across many experiences.

The Haptics wave is coming!

Playware Studios

Greater immersion and engagement is directly proportional to the retention of learning and the effectiveness of the learning intervention. GBL pedagogy. Linkedin Profile. At the time of this writing, Woojer’s Kickstarter was at $1.2 Million with 38 days to go. Backed by over 5000 enthusiastic backers, the campaign for this haptic line that includes belt and vest variants seems well on its way.

New MOOC Research: What the Findings Mean for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

MOOCs generate a huge amount of data, which can be collected and analyzed to gain insights into how people learn, what teaching methods are most effective, and many other areas related to learning. They concluded that ”distance learning is more effective, or at least as effective as traditional classroom instruction.”. Here’s what they found: Distance education is “far more effective for adult professional learners ” than for college students [emphasis in the original].

Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

Your Training Edge

When you blend the best features of video training and ILT principles, your training goals possess higher chances to reap the following benefits [6] : Provision of an effective learner oriented pedagogy. It is a cost effective solution. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/bryantnielson. Blended learning is a much heard word that has been thrown around quite a bit lately and takes together the best of both e-learning and classroom learning.

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New Technologies Making MOOCs Even Better

Your Training Edge

Early MOOCs were often nothing more than long video lectures with a few multiple choice questions at the end—if you read much MOOC literature, you will know that these early implementations were roundly criticized for their poor pedagogy and almost complete lack of meaningful learning experiences. Corporate training has generally been more receptive to simulation-based learning, which has proven effective in fields from finance to healthcare.

Learning Vs. Training & Development

Your Training Edge

In essence, through training relevancy, we don’t look to reshape the employees’ behavior rather the point is to teach them how things are carried out in an effective and proper way, so that they can carry out the processes at their own. In addition, personalized learning, which is learning for tailored pedagogy, learning environments and curriculum, also meets the needs and aspiration of employees’ learning needs.

Strategies for Making the Transition from Instructor-Led Training to a MOOC

Your Training Edge

In fact, research has shown that this is the least effective way to convert a traditional class into a MOOC. The MOOC development team usually includes several members of the L&D team, a technical support team, and often an outside consultant specializing in MOOC design and pedagogy. Finally, what better way to learn about MOOCs and how to design and teach them effectively than by taking one yourself?

MOOCs Treat All Learners the Same

Your Training Edge

For education to be effective and engaging, it needs to be adaptable for the needs of individual learners. The take-home message is that a MOOC is not a pedagogy, it is a framework , and within that framework many things can happen, including learner-centered instruction. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/bryantnielson.

Moving from Teacher to Facilitator | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

It’s in your mind One of the pioneers of adult learning theory, Malcom Knowles , explored the role of adult education and facilitation (andragogy) versus the traditional style of teaching children (pedagogy). Allow your learners to actively share their experiences and effectively leverage the knowledge and experience of your learners to help them teach each other.

Rapid Elearning and MOOCs: Keeping Up with Change

Your Training Edge

Developers in both areas must build courses based on sound pedagogy and best practices. To be effective, rapid elearning MOOCs, like all training elements, need to be relevant, address employees’ needs, and have a real impact on job performance. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/bryantnielson. Technology is changing at an exponential rate.

How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?

eFront

In my opinion learning becomes more effective when people are mutually active with the learning materials, with the learning environment. Based on social constructionist pedagogy eFront offers several interactive course features that will enhance an eLearning course. Survey : a participant evaluation form should be created and address effectiveness of each module in four areas: Course and Site Design, Navigation, and Design Aesthetics. Joan T.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Clark: I’m a strong believer in social constructivist pedagogies, e.g. problem-based and service learning, whereby a curriculum is activity, not content. How do you educate your clients about the most effective approaches to learning? The remedy is to look to how we use devices to make ourselves more effective. Use Twitter, Facebook, Skype, Plus, and LinkedIn. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D.,

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

Defining clear objectives also helps to assess the effectiveness of a course after its completion. Pedagogy: Derived from the Greek for ‘to lead’, pedagogy is a teacher-centred approach to educational activities in online and face-to-face environments. In eLearning, pedagogy involves selecting the best methods to convey information to learners. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

The State of Association E-Learning: Cloudy with a Chance of Sunshine

WBT Systems

Don’t forget LinkedIn, colleges and universities , MOOCs, and other for-profit online learning platforms.). One pedagogy principle to remember: learning will be forgotten if it’s not reinforced periodically. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the prospect of all the changes you must make to develop a more effective and successful e-learning program. The future looks bright for association e-learning. The growing lifelong learning market provides plenty of opportunity.

Interview with Terry Anderson

Learning with 'e's

However, I’m not so thrilled about moving directly to commercial systems like Facebook or LinkedIn, due to privacy and ownership concerns. Terry: I think like any professional, distance educators need to know how to effectively use the tools of their trade. Second,to follow from Marshall McLuhan the Medium is the Pedagogy (first coined by Cousin (2005).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design: Whats in a name?

Learning Visions

Professional content It may be my perception, but the pedagogy that is often so prevalent in the writing of teachers, about resources for teaching and learning, is often scarce in the writing of instructional designers, when writing about the same things. Pedagogy is as important to training resources as it is to educational resources and it is often impossible to tell the difference between the two types. Is it the pedagogy?

9 Tips to Create Engaging Microlearning Content

Disprz

Their attention span is also falling, and the world is shifting fast from degree-based to skill-based learning pedagogy. Here are 9 tips to help you develop and implement effective microlearning content strategies for your organization: 1. Effective use of audio could just be the game changer. Just don’t go overboard with the sound effects and sync the pace correctly. Reading Time: 4 minutes What is M icrolearning ?

CLARK QUINN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Clark: I’m a strong believer in social constructivist pedagogies, e.g. problem-based and service learning, whereby a curriculum is activity, not content. How do you educate your clients about the most effective approaches to learning? The remedy is to look to how we use devices to make ourselves more effective. Use Twitter, Facebook, Skype, Plus, and LinkedIn. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D.,

Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

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LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers - eLearning Technology , July 6, 2009 How to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. E-Learner Survival Guide & My Language Notebook - WISE Pedagogy , July 30, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Events. CoachingOurselves 2hr Workshop for Individual Managers. The Business Case for Measurement of Learning. Your Social Learning System As A Profit Center.

Free e-Learning books

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> Resources Down-and-dirty Guidelines for Effective Discussions in Online Courses Joanna C. Dunlap Improving the Odds of Effective Collaborative Work in Online Courses Joanna C. This e-book represents an ongoing exploration as we bring together space, technology, and pedagogy to ensure learner success.

eLearning Conferences 2012

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An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. link] January 5-8, 2012International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2012), 25 th , Malmö,Sweden.