iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

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Keeping Tabs on Lectora Interaction Templates

eLearning Brothers

This template utilizes the posh aesthetic of everyone’s favorite patterned socks and sweaters and applies a subtle weathering effect, giving us a beautiful mash-up of brains and brawn.

15 essentials for successful learning

Jay Cross

While cleaning up my office this afternoon, I came up this list of essentials for effective informal learning I wrote a couple of years ago for the ASTD Handbook. Set high expectations, and people live up to them.

Strategies for Implementing Gamification in Your Training

Your Training Edge

Gamification has many benefits for training, but the most fundamental one is this: Gamification makes training more effective by making it more interesting. Implementing gamification poorly can lead to training becoming decidedly un-fun, which can have a demotivating effect on learners. Below are four strategies for effectively implementing gamification in your training MOOC. In a post entitled “ MOOCs – Gamification – Mash-Up?

Monitoring team performance to drive success

Gameffective

With companies ranging from burgeoning startups to Fortune 500 corporations assuming ever-expanding organizational structures, being able to effectively monitor employee productivity is no small feat.

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Strategies for Implementing Gamification in Your Training MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Gamification has many benefits for training, but the most fundamental one is this: Gamification makes training more effective by making it more interesting. Implementing gamification poorly can lead to training becoming decidedly un-fun, which can have a demotivating effect on learners.

You’ve Been Learning All Wrong or What I learned from “Make It Stick: the Science of Successful Learning”

Pract.us

The book also includes effective tips for students, teachers, managers, employees, mentors, and anyone involved in the acquisition of new information or skills. Make a mash-up of practice. You might have to look it up. This is the Dunning-Kruger effect.

Digital Interaction Design to Tangible Interaction Design

Upside Learning

Tangible interaction designers work on the integration of technology and its effects on human experience. Tangible interaction designers must use traditional interaction design, engineering, computing, and robotics in a mash-up of skills and methods.

eLearning 2.0 - Go Do It

Tony Karrer

Law #2: You WON'T be effective in helping others with eLearning 2.0 Start-Up Guides Authoring in eLearning 2.0 / Add-ins & Mash-ups Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Since my presentations last month at the Harvard Business School and at the eLearningGuild Annual Gathering, I've been getting several basic questions about what Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 really are.

Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

WISE Pedagogy , April 29, 2009 eLearning mash-up follow-up: Articulate presenter and Flash 10 compatibility - Ignatia Webs , April 28, 2009 Twitter Chat - Adventures in Corporate Education , April 24, 2009 Steps for Designing a Virtual Learning World Experience - Kapp Notes , April 24, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals. Here is the best stuff from last week via eLearning Learning.

Blog Book Tour Recap Week Three: hectic

Kapp Notes

We did, however, have an innovative post Mark Copeman at Being Smarter who created a mash up of Skype and his video program for an interesting discussion about the book tour itself. He did a wonderful job of describing the necessary dimensions of writing an effective, meaningful and helpful professional book in his post Learning in 3D Hits a Home Run. Week three was a bit hectic for the tour.

Future Platforms for eLearning

Tony Karrer

This is somewhat like Authoring in eLearning 2.0 / Add-ins & Mash-ups and Typepad Widgets - A Sign of Things to Come in eLearning Authoring / Developement. The recent article by Dion Hinchcliffe - Blogs, wikis, and Web 2.0

Battling the employee training time excuse

Zunos

If you want training to be effective, you must start developing a culture that promotes active learning from everyone. Today, information is a mash-up of videos, PDFs, infographics and more, all delivered on a perfectly packaged platform that can go anywhere. If a day isn't feasible, start slow by offering up a few hours for learning and development each month and advance from there.

Activity in Last Six Months

Tony Karrer

Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective Incredibly Cool! Better Questions for Learning Professionals Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids Authoring in eLearning 2.0 / Add-ins & Mash-ups Clark Aldrich - "Second Life is not a teaching tool" Learning Trends Point To and Shape eLearning 2.0 I just updated my First Time Visitor Guide and I wanted to see what pages had been most visited over the past six months.

Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective 1,655 6 98 Fun Headline Generator 1,503 0 1 Top Ten Reasons To Blog and Top Ten Not to Blog 1,500 22 52 Web 2.0 Start-Up Guides 1,368 1 22 eLearning 1.0 Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective 1,655 6 98 First Time Visitor Guide 2,345 17 67 Top Ten Reasons To Blog and Top Ten Not to Blog 1,500 22 52 Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 Start-Up Guides 1,368 1 22 eLearning 1.0

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Informal Learning at Nick.com

Kapp Notes

Faces (or What are we Up Against) over on Tony Karrer's eLearning Technology blog. technologies comfortably and effectively. and start using these technologies or be passed up by the “digital natives” as Prensky calls them.

Can You Take the Heat?

CLO Magazine

The debate about global warming still rages, but few of us would argue against the idea that things seem to be heating up, and it is affecting everyone’s behavior. ” Sometimes to their peril and sometimes to their benefit, animals are “packing up and moving,” as well as shifting the timing of seasonal events such as breeding, migration and coming out of hibernation to coincide with earlier springs and autumns.

Informal Learning, Copyright, Job Satisfaction, & Genius

Big Dog, Little Dog

A movie posted on Stanford University's site called "A Fair(y) Use Tale" mashes up all your Disney favorites to humorously and effectively explain copyright law. Formal & Informal Learning - Knowledge Jump. Informal learning gets 86% of all learning investments, while formal learning programs get 14% of the total investment. Hijacked Disney Characters Explain Copyright - Wired.

HRExaminer

Jay Cross

You’ll find an excerpt of his book below that might strike a chord with you in the ongoing conversation that we’re having here at HRExaminer.com on the effective and perceived value of HR. Cross mashes up his considerable experience in training, business consulting and web 2.0

Semantic technologies and learning

Learning with e's

collaborative tagging, social networking, mash-ups, and wikis), lightweight representation of semantics and metadata is used in the form of folksonomies, user comments, and ratings. The January special issue of Interactive Learning Environments is out right now.

Workforce learning in 2019: Finding patterns in a Clouded Crystall Ball

Adobe Captivate

I will also stick my neck out and suggest that the current economic downturn will drive a trend of measuring learning effectiveness through business metrics (sales, churn, defect rates, opex etc.) GenY have grown up with rich-media and have a significant difference in attitude from the Gen X. Each constituent tool in the final mash-up relate to a specific media (text, audio, video etc.) Expect the price to fall below $100 soon as demand picks up.

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

I put up a couple of screencasts that show how to use LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. This lines up with what I predicted in 2008. Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective.

ARTICULATE NON EST REX – 3 REASONS HIGHER ORDER LEARNING IS BEYOND THE MOAT

Wonderful Brain

What I call ‘low-level’ elearning is the product of 3 conditions; the desire to move content to delivery as fast as possible, using the most basic software tools from which this can be accomplished, and lastly if something important is being tee’d up online but the development tool isn’t up to the task, the organization puts up fierce resistance to deliver learning in a different medium.

Free L&D webinars for July 2018

Limestone Learning

This webcast will clear up some of the confusion and provide a window into how coaching can help, and explore how to build an effective coaching culture in your organization. Strategies to enhance multidisciplinary team effectiveness. What about mash-ups?

#lrnchat coup d’état

Jay Cross

This evening, our hosts did not show up. It doesn’t have to always be crazy and innovative to be creative and effective. “In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king, but the king can still screw up.&# — Lawrence J. Q5) Gotta survive the hype cycle in order to have lasting effects. It doesn’t have to always be crazy and innovative to be creative and effective. Mash-ups. Mash-ups. Mash-ups.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

According to a 2011 Forrester Research report, “Informal Learning Garners Acceptance as a Legitimate Learning Approach,” 76 million millennials will make up 47 percent of the 2014 workforce and will soon become middle managers. Collaborative learning also can be informal discussion groups in Yammer, rating content on SharePoint or mashing up a video.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A day with Dave Snowden , October 26, 2010 Dave Snowden is a compelling storyteller, mad genius, and irascible Welshman who has pioneered the mash-up of complexity theory and management practice. Open up the Navigation. Please if you can, look this research up! He also provides seven principles for effective mobile learning. October 10, 2010 In our schools, ICT is often held up as an example of modern thinking - an essential for today’s classroom.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist | Main | Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins » June 03, 2007 Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.