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. Collaborative tagging and folksonomies for multimedia learning objects. The need for effective ways to annotate this content is addressed by an annotation tool based on domain ontologies. The January special issue of Interactive Learning Environments is out right now.

How to Create and Scale a Document Management System in SharePoint (Without Hiring Extra Help)

Zunos

Specifically, we’ve found that setting up an intuitive site structure, and outlining clear content governance guidelines are the most effective methods for improving your document management system. Below, we’ll address both methods of managing SharePoint.

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Is E-Learning Possible Without Learning Management System?

Your Training Edge

It saves time and is a cost-effective method for organizations to keep their learners updated with the advancements. By offering customized learning paths based on the feedback of previous courses, by tagging learning material and by creating smart courses, adaptive learning is trending high and broad. Depending upon the nature of your business and clients you deal with, you may or may not require a Learning Management System.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

So they are enthusiastic learners and do not always needs a trainers/instructors encouragement to complete a learning course effectively. Training managers within an organization are now actively creating the avenues to make sure that in addition to formal trainings and custom courses, learners get access to on-demand learning as well – to increase the overall effectiveness of corporate learning. Learning at the workplace is a continuous process.

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Elevate Social Learning With AI-Powered Invite-To-Watch

Docebo

Invite-to-Watch extends the reach and the effectiveness of your learning content by putting it in front of those who will value it most. Social learning is, arguably, human civilization’s oldest and (again, arguably) most effective methods to gather new knowledge. As mentioned earlier, social and experiential learning are only as effective as a company’s ability to centralize shared knowledge in a way that all employees have access to it if they choose to seek it out.

Web 2.0 Learning

Tony Karrer

The Awareness platform includes tools such as blogs, wikis and social bookmarking / tagging. This allows faculty to get to know each other socially in order to be more effective sharing and working together later. Overall, a big part of the intent here is for the faculty to become used to using these tools and methods in order to put them in position to use them with other parts of the organization.

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Applying Usability Techniques to eLearning Documents

Integrated Learnings

What usability techniques could improve the effectiveness of online support documents? Is your document findable using methods learners would likely use to find it? If your document doesn’t come up, or if it’s several search pages in, you know you need to adjust your tagging. • By Donna Bryant.

Creating learning experiences that don’t suck

CLO Magazine

The majority of those experiences that truly impact us as humans are those we feel a part of, not simply like passengers tagging along. Whatever the delivery method, investing in a highly skilled learning orchestrator who constantly puts connection points at the center of the learning experience is invaluable if you are to see the benefits of the intellectual horsepower you paid for. Use ‘Next Practice’ Learning Methods. “Hey, that didn’t suck!”

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. But which strategy is the most effective? Learners interact best when they are given digital methods that emulate the traditional classroom interaction methods. This is the most popular method of teamwork in an social learning environment. Research has repeatedly indicated the enhanced productivity associated with social learning.

Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

Kitaboo

We are slowly moving away from the traditional method of organizing, retrieving, and preserving documents in print to the adoption of ICT. Here’s how associations can distribute e-reports effectively. It Is Cost-Effective. Metadata is nothing but a digital tagging of your files. 7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations. e-Report for Associations"> 7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. But which strategy is the most effective? Learners interact best when they are given digital methods that emulate the traditional classroom interaction methods. This is the most popular method of teamwork in an social learning environment. Research has repeatedly indicated the enhanced productivity associated with social learning.

Work as Improv Theater: Teaching the Right-Brained Learner.

Dashe & Thomson

To start answering these questions, we have to acknowledge that formal learning, as we know it today, will not be effective in the future. In the coming years, successful learning professionals will not be those that focus on traditional training methods. Instead, they will focus on organizing and tagging information, and creating systems – technical and social – that let individuals learn how and when it’s best for them.

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Cloud Cost Management – All You Need to Know About Cloud Cost Management

Hurix Digital

Cloud cost management , also referred to as cloud cost optimization is essentially a technique of planning that aims to recognize, understand, and manage all cloud-related expenses in a cost-effective and sustainable way. Nevertheless, carrying out such detailed cost management without a methodical approach can end up being extremely demanding for small, medium & even large enterprises.

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CCK09: Notes on Learning Networks and Connective Knowledge

Experiencing eLearning

Cognitivist methods do have some research support, after all. Think multimedia learning, Clark & Mayer’s “ELearning and the Science of Instruction.&# ) But their methods could (at least sometimes) be right even if their explanation of the underlying mechanism is wrong. I’m not sure if learning always has to be about the “production&# of content by the learners; it could be about analyzing, summarizing, aggregating, tagging, etc.

5 eLearning Trends Leading to the End of the Learning Management System

easygenerator

It can be accomplished by tagging learning components and making them smart, by offering personalized learning paths based on the outcome of previous activities, or by creating smarter personalized courses based on learning objectives. All methods are good and they can even be combined. These content assets will need to be identified and indexed for easy and effective searches by the learner. Just three years ago I wrote a post on the future of eLearning.

The ultimate guide to personalized and adaptive learning

Elucidat

Personalized and adaptive learning is more effective. If training teams can get every employee to do one key thing better, one thing that relates to a business target , the accumulative effect on a business is huge. You can personalize content manually through effective needs capture and Design Thinking. There are many different methods for getting a clear picture of your users and project needs.

Changing the learning landscape

Learning with 'e's

It''s funded by the Higher Education Academy and the strap line for the event is interesting, intending to cover the ''realities of social media in learning and teaching: Making effective, safe, efficient and appropriate use of social media''. Digital literacies (human attributes) and technology must work in tandem if we are to ensure the safe, appropriate and effective use of any social media tool.

What Are The 3 C’s of Branching Scenarios?

BranchTrack

We think that one of the most effective scenario design methodologies is the 3 C’s of branching scenarios, created by Tom Kuhlmann. Using The 3 C’s Method as a Template In order to create deep branching scenarios that are worthwhile, you should be using the basic layout of the scenario in the above image as a template. You do not want your scenario to become boring or pointless, as this will only devalue the effectiveness of branches that are meaningful.

‘Time well spent’ – what does that mean for your learning content?

Elucidat

An effective experience and/or building block in a coherent strategy to important, longer-term developmental goals; building useful skills for the future of its users/their place of work? Use profiling tools, diagnostics, adaptive technologies, tagging, cross linking etc to offer up what’s right for them, at that point. If you or your team are designing lots of performance support and content to help people learn, it’s tempting to explore shiny new methods, technologies and trends.

Donald. Duck!

Learning with e's

But his outright dismissal of the lecture as a legitimate pedagogical method left many of the delegates reaching for their laptops and harsh tagging him. It certainly had the desired effect. Donald Clark's opening keynote for ALT-C 2010 essentially polarised his audience this morning. Some loved his earthy, no-quarter given demolition of an host of established theories of learning.

How Docebo 7.7 Helps You Amplify Digital Learning Experience to Produce Better Learning Outcomes

Docebo

Personalized learning is one area of learning and development (L&D) that, until now, has been limited (and cumbersome) because the technology required to do it in an effective and meaningful way hasn’t been there. The DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) method validates your learning platform domain name identity associated with the email messages sent by the platform so that they will not end up in a recipient’s junk email folder.

Information Radar

Tony Karrer

With that caution, here are some thoughts on the methods and tools I use as part of my information radar. Use delicious popular such as [link] this shows web pages that many people are tagging with a particular tag. A big part of effective information radar is doing more than just having it temporarily pass by your eyeballs. For many of the roles and projects you will be involved in, part of what you need to be able to do is to put yourself in a continuous learning mode.

Finders keepers, losers weepers

Clive on Learning

In fact Peter wrote what was probably the definitive book on the subject, Information Architecture for the World Wide Web , which I vaguely recall reading some time back (I find that now I blog a review of any book I read, I remember much more, which for me is an invaluable side effect of blogging). Peter quotes David Sifry: Unlike rigid taxonomy schemes that people dislike, the ease of tagging for personal organisation with social incentives leads to a rich and discoverable folksonomy.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

This means chunking the contents into the most logical units that promote and speeds the learners' ability to learn and then packaging it into various media that provide the best delivery methods. Thus rather than breaking the material down into the smallest possible objects and tagging it for future reuse, it must be designed with the learners first in mind. Web-Based Instruction: Design and Technical Issues which Influence Training Effectiveness.

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Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

A few of the tools and methods I use to tap into the social grid. Tools and Methods for Networks and Communities - Discusses specific tools and methods for using Networks and Communities as part of Knowledge Work. There's a lot there, so if you were going to choose two, probably Crowdsourcing in the Small and Tools and Methods for Networks and Communities would be the two. But you need to find the tools and methods that work for you.

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Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

Xyleme

The “ah-ha” factor came quickly from the following survey question: “What constructive changes would you suggest to make the webinar more effective next time?” I think a series of presentation/discussions would be more effective. Even with all of the buzz surrounding informal learning, Chief Learning Officer Magazine reports that 41% of learning executives indicated they continue to use classroom-based instructor-led training as the primary learning delivery method.

How to Get Publicity and Influencer Marketing for Course Creators with Esther Kiss

LifterLMS

Esther Kiss: And so I’m sure you had this experience too, when somebody is asking for your type of expertise on Facebook, and then you see your Facebook notifications that five people are tagging you in the comments on that post. Sometimes we hear that joint venture partnerships can be an effective way to grow, or to launch, or to scale.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Blogs (corporate learning applications): knowledge management tool, source of information, group project management tool, professional development, support service, method for obtaining feedback, project management, builds writing skills, networking by having conversations with others, capture the knowledge of experts. Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include. Building Effective Blended Learning Programs.