Are Online Courses as Effective as In-Person Education?


Comparing the effectiveness of eLearning against its in-person peer poses a challenge. When we measure the effectiveness of education, we have to take multiple variables into account.

#EDENchat How effective is mobile learning?

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There will no doubt be several conversations, some around usability, others around technological or social trends, and of course, we will address the perennial questions about pedagogy and the impact of technology on learning.

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

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“What Are Today’s Hottest Learning Trends? Every year there’s new learning and development technology in the market, but many of the tools and trends don’t stick. This is such a rewarding way to build our learners PLN and have them engage in effective eLeanring pedagogy.

Top eLearning Trends for 2015

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There are a few topics that will be trending this year, including the type of content and technology. Let’s take a look at some of the top eLearning trends we will see in 2015. According to eLearning Mind , “tablet ownership has grown by 257% in the past two years and will only continue its upward trend”. This data will continue to help researchers learn more about how and when learning is most effective. What trends are you expecting to see in 2015?

5 eLearning trends to wave goodbye to today!


Pedagogy strategies come and go. Similarly, instruction and eLearning course design ideas come, stay and move out to make way for new, more effective ones. Are you ready to say goodbye to some eLearning trends? Simpler LMS – the hottest of new eLearning trends.

2016 – 9 Trends on the eLearning Landscape


Here are the latest and most popular eLearning trends! Gamification is still the hot eLearning trend in 2016! Gamification is still the hot eLearning trend in 2016! This trend quickly paved its way into eLearning. eLearning trends come and go each year.

Blends, borders and boundaries

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Elements are often separated by boundaries, and these must be transgressed if blends are to be effected. asynchronous Blended learning border content distance education pedagogy remix synchronous teaching Technology

Tips for Better Data Visualization


So, what are the best and most effective practices to consider during data visualization? Mastering data visualization tools is just part of your path to effectively using data.

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Video for learning: Today and tomorrow

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It is difficult to predict the future accurately, but we are able to analyse social trends and determine what we might see with reasonable accuracy for a few years into the future (Kaku, 2011). No wonder video is considered by many teachers to be so effective.

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A growing divide?

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Christian claims that a new pedagogy is emerging that is directly driven by the upsurge in online activity. Christian identifies three key changes in pedagogy that I want to discuss over my next three blog posts. In his blog on Learning Ecosystems, Daniel S.

5 of the best

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In retrospect, trends are more observable than they are when you're in the thick of it. It can be a thorny topic and a bone of contention for any number of reasons, but continues to absorb most of the oxygen in the debate about what constitutes good pedagogy.

Corporate learning in the digital age

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Many of them are free and easy to use, and there is a definite pedagogy underpinning the use of these technologies. I think that it is a growing trend that corporate trainers are tapping into the power of these new media and technologies.

Informal Learning For Startups: Preparing For Internal Social Collaboration


With increase in competition, companies have started pursuing more efficient as well as effective methodologies of social learning. [1] As mentioned above, learning is most effective when the user becomes autonomous.

How Data Analytics Helps Boosting Your E-Learning Experience


Rather, they are embracing new strategies to shift towards effective digital learning. The efficiency of an adaptive system is calculated by its ability to improved results by effecting these changes. Whitepaper on Analytics in Learning.

Come the revolution.

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When Charles Babbage first conceived the 'Difference Engine' in Victorian England, he could have had no conception of the far-reaching effects of his invention. Tags: digital pedagogy education Distance Education revolution Charles Babbage computer #disted

Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

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5 Corporate Training Trends You Can’t Afford to Ignore No visits yet. 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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7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates

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While corporates are increasingly realising that classroom delivery is not necessarily the most effective pedagogy for employee development, neither is delivering the training in exactly the same way via a webinar or converting the PowerPoint slides into an online module.

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5 Great Corporate Training and Development Certifications

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Here are some of the trending stats from the HR industry and the changing landscapes of work in current times. Fusing traditional pedagogy with updated tech skills, this course is designed in a way that lets you reach out beyond your set of skills.

The Personal Versus Personalized Learning Debate

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Is this trend correct? Curricula and pedagogy are selected pragmatically. It is also easier to integrate feedback from a group of learners or a beta-testing group to improve the effectiveness of bite-sized learning.

Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

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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.

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The best elearning reads of 2013


YouTube another MOOP (Massive Open Online Pedagogy) Learning will not be televised, it will be digitised , Donald Clark. The Top 10 Workplace Trends Of 2013, Dan Schawbel , Forbes. Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014 , Forbes.

How Machine Learning and AI are Making Online Learning More Beneficial


Read the 2019 HR Trends in the Workplace by Kamalika Bhattacharya , Co-founder, QuoDeck Technologies. This includes the gradual unlocking of content, in line with our pedagogy of balancing performance with difficulty and avoiding inundating students.

Inspire to learn

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What should we make it all, and do we consider these new trends threats or opportunities? This is a growing trend as was evidenced recently when the entire editorial team on one of Elsevier's academic journal Lingua resigned over high price and lack of open access.

How to Create an eLearning Organization Business Model


With most economies quickly moving towards knowledge-resourced survival strategies, eLearning is the most sought-after knowledge management pedagogy. You have researched the market trends of eLearning offering organizations and you feel you can offer better eLearning products to the market.

Yes, you do have to change

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Of late, I’ve seen a disturbing trend. We know what leads to effective learning outcomes. And we’ve known it for decades (just because MOOCs are new doesn’t mean their pedagogies are): clear models, annotated examples, and most importantly deep and meaningful practice focused on significant skill shifts (let alone addressing the emotional side of the equation).

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Skills That an ELearning Project Manager Should Possess

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Effective eLearning is comprised of many components. Rather, effective eLearning requires you to bring all these components together and more. It’s the collaboration of these people who can produce effective e-Learning courses. .

What the Future Holds for Learning and Development

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What are some current trends that you are optimistic about in the L&D industry? Are you currently using or do you expect to use any of these trends in your job? Elkins: I’m a big fan of the microlearning and performance support trends that are hot right now.

Shifting sands

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Although it is very difficult to predict the future, we are aware of the trends and can use these to detect where we may be heading, and that may take us in one or more directions, hence the plurality of ''futures''.

9 Tips to Create Engaging Microlearning Content


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.

The Challenges of Executive Education

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This “anytime, anywhere, any device” trend has entered the world of education. Didactics = Teaching: the relationship between the teacher and knowledge, allowing him or her to convey – to teach Pedagogy = Training: the relationship between the teacher and the learner, guaranteeing the training action Learning = Acquisition: the relationship that the learner will build by developing knowledge in his or her learning process Learning is a lifelong experience.

Boosting Course Design: 5 Easy-to-Follow Course Facilitation Techniques


Pedagogy for the current digital environment has undergone a massive revolution. If you are an online course facilitator, there are several ways you exercise effectiveness. The trend of using “emoticons” has invaded a multitude of mobile apps and online programs.

A Moving Landscape

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As technology has evolved, the scope of where it can be applied for various kinds of skills has certainly grown, and the instructional design, the pedagogy, has evolved to have more elaborate as well as synchronous and group-based learning and technology-facilitated settings.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

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Top ten tips for using video effectively in e-learning - Spicy Learning , January 20, 2010. Learner Centered Methodology – A New Approach to Effective Learning - Learnability Matters , March 18, 2010. Creating Dynamic Presentations with Prezi - WISE Pedagogy , May 24, 2010. mLearning Content Types - Level 1 Content - mLearning Trends , January 19, 2010. Pedagogy? Effectiveness (1464). Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010.

BETTing on the future

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I have been involved in education, across all 4 sectors (primary, secondary, tertiary and professional) because to educate is to prepare, and an educated population can meet the needs and demands of society more effectively. By good pedagogy.

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Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. Learnnovators: What are the latest trends in organizational learning & development, and performance support? 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?

Things to come.

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The skills L&D needs to thrive in the 21st Century • What immediate trends can we expect in the next 12 months? Yes, things to look forward to. We are now less than a month away from the start of the 8th Plymouth Enhanced Learning Conference.

BETTing on the future

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I have been involved in education, across all 4 sectors (primary, secondary, tertiary and professional) because to educate is to prepare, and an educated population can meet the needs and demands of society more effectively. By good pedagogy.

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