Humanizing the Virtual Classroom: Using Tools to Drive Real-Time Connection


Every day more companies make the switch to virtual classrooms to save time and money on things like airfare, lodging, and meals. While the shift to virtual eliminates these expenses, some worry it comes at the cost of face-to-face, real-time human connection, but it doesn’t have to.

6 Reasons Mobile Learning appeals to Modern Learners

InSync Training

statistics from Pew Research tell us that 64 percent of American adults now own a smartphone of some kind. And since eLearning on mobile platforms has been shown to be highly effective, this trend will only grow larger. Mobile Virtual Classroom Modern Learning Mobile Learning

Moving from Classroom Training to Virtual Training: Here’s How

Association eLearning

In 2015, less than half (49%) of all learning was instructor-led in a classroom without a virtual learning component, marking a steady decline over the course of seven years according to the Association of Talent Development.

Workplace learning in 10 years

E-Learning Provocateur

Then, whenever a learning need arises, the SME has both the knowledge and the skills to develop their own e-learning solution, quickly and effectively. As the virtual workplace gains in popularity, more and more people will be working from home, in different cities and different countries.

7 Shocking Ways the Internet of Things Has Changed e-Learning Process

Your Training Edge

As we write this article, more research is being done to find ways to use technology devices to create smarter classrooms that can provide instant feedback to educators about the performance of students in a class. Today, almost every student in a classroom uses their smartphones.

Today’s Popular Virtual Training Trends


As a result, it is critical to keep your virtual training up-to-date and relevant for today’s learners. Read on to learn more about the current top virtual training trends. Measuring Learning Effectiveness of Online Courses. Technology changes as fast as the weather.

Two great ideas for your next sustainability course

Good To Great

Wouldn’t that have a much bigger impact than just telling them the statistics? Good To Great In pursuit of excellence: my view on the world of learning and training Skip to content Home A bit about me ← Have you done your good deed for the day?

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How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace


Many of these individuals are learning English in the corporate classroom, for professional purposes. It’s nearly impossible to compile statistics about how many English language learners own and utilize mobile devices.

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How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace


Many of these individuals are learning English in the corporate classroom, for professional purposes. It’s nearly impossible to compile statistics about how many English language learners own and utilize mobile devices.

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‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


BizLibrary’s complete learning platform meets the needs of today’s learners involved with both online training and classroom training. It seamlessly handles off-the-shelf and custom courseware, instructor-led, “blended,” and virtual classes, videos, and a wide range of informal learning content. VIRTUAL CLASSROOM. Award of Excellence: Inxpo Virtual Classroom. >> Scheduled and self-paced virtual classroom. >>

Why Should Employees Pick Your Company?

CLO Magazine

Bureau of Labor Statistics data, the Society for Human Resource Management reports there could be a shortfall of 20 million workers over the next 20 years. Employees working in other offices can participate virtually.

Associations Can Drive Membership Value Using an LMS!

ePath Learning

Professional development and education are aspects of an association’s mission that can have positive effects on an association’s value proposition. Associations today face more challenges and demands than ever before to deliver real value to their membership base.

Want to keep your business strong? Build a learning culture


By creating systems and processes that support these activities and integrate them into the fabric of daily operations, companies can manage their learning more effectively. “Learning culture” seems to be the go-to place for businesses today.

Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning: Benefits and Limitations

CommLab India

Synchronous learning : In this type of learning, training is delivered via virtual classrooms, video conferences, live chats, webinars, application sharing, etc. Learners can interact with their peers like a classroom without feeling isolated.

The New Corporate Learning Ecosystem: Coexistence at Work

Talented Learning

Typically, groups tied closely to profit centers are considered essential to serve efficiently and effectively. But salespeople are notoriously busy and they don’t have time to sit in classrooms for hours. Virtual Classrooms.

What it means that MS LifeScience Award Goes to 3D Virtual Conference Design

Kapp Notes

Event By now you've probably already heard that the Microsoft Life Sciences Innovation Award 2010 has gone to a project that uses a 3-D virtual environment to hold a virtual scientific poster session. Results measured after the poster session demonstrated that the virtual environment was effective for scientific meetings and was well accepted by the current generation of scientists, suggesting that these environments can be used to deliver immediate value.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 11AM – 12PM PT: Why Aren't B2B Sales Presentations Effective? And How to Fix Yours This session is geared specifically toward helping sales managers and sales professionals create more effective and more persuasive B2B sales presentations.

Free L&D webinars for April 2019

Limestone Learning

You’ll learn the practical skills needed to run role plays effectively. Effective role play provides insights, creating dramatic changes lasting long after the “show” is over, so roll up your sleeves and see how role play can make your next training a resounding success, with rave reviews and real results—no theatrical experience necessary. Beyond customer service training, everything from compliance to information security and more can have an effect.

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Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, June 4, 2018, 1:30PM – 2:30PM PT: Facilitation Agility: Off the Rails but Still on Track (Free for IPL members) Planning and delivering effective learning events requires not only skills in adult education, curriculum design and training, but also the ability to adjust to changing conditions.

Learning You Can Take to the Bank

CLO Magazine

Furthermore, the Project Management Institute’s report “The Competitive Advantage of Effective Talent Management” from March 2013 discovered that organizations with strong talent management programs met 72 percent of their project goals as compared to 58 percent for organizations with a weaker career development focus. o Learning event — in the fourth week, a live or virtual classroom helps the learner put the knowledge into practice.

E-Learning Strategy – The Right Way to Success

eLearning 24-7

On a side note, some vendors call it “virtual classrooms” Do you want to track your learners? Do you want statistics and analysis of their learning? To effectively calculate budget don’t just think today. Tagged: e-learning , e-learning strategy , LMS strategy , online learning , virtual learning. e-learning online learning e-learning strategy LMS strategy virtual learning Right now you may be sitting there reading the headline.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Service industries challenge workers to acquire tacit knowledge — the kind of know-how one learns on the job, not in the classroom. Person-to-person instruction is no longer cost-effective. None of this activity shows up in ASTD’s and other trade organizations’ statistics.

Pay Attention!! | Xyleme Insider


Clive argues that despite the fact that web conferencing has been around for over 10 years, companies are still in the early stages of effectively utilizing this medium – essentially trying to copy what is done in the real classroom and make it as similar as possible in the virtual classroom. Home About Xyleme Insider Podcasts Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective , Learning Technologies > Pay Attention!! Pay Attention!!

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 7-8, 2012 Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education , 3 rd , organized by the Centre for Teaching and Learning and the IT-Academic Core Processes and Systems, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon. Clayton R.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

If SL has this effect on other women, then it wont be the most effective place to send female employees as part of an elearning experience. However, ideas taken from Second Life, minus the cultural trappings, could be effective. If 3D synchronous learning is indeed the wave of the future, Id say this gender divide in SL speaks to the need for more corporately-styled virtual worlds such as Protosphere by Protonmedia or OLIVE by Forterra.

List of e-Learning Job Descriptions

Vignettes Learning

Good organization skills, time management, and the ability to juggle multiple tasks are all prerequisites of an effective project manager. In addition to managing the daily chores of the group, an effective (and successful) project manager needs to create a collaborative culture that's free from hidden agendas, dominance in one area of expertise, and infighting. _ Designs and develops supporting aides for print, classroom and on-the-job training materials.