Summary of a Literture Review on The Effectiveness of Instructional Games by Robert Hays

Kapp Notes

It is an expansive look at the literature on the effectiveness of games for learning up until the year 2005. Here are some of his conclusions, findings and recommendations: The conclusions are: The empirical research on the effectiveness of instructional games is fragmented.

The Importance of Video Summary Assignments in Online Courses

learnWorlds

Video summaries is a great way to achieve that. Do video summaries matter? Evidence-based interventions have used video summaries to get insight into how they affect learning. And also, reading and writing a summary appeared to both have a positive impact on quiz grades!

March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

New post March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary on Obsidian Learning. March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary. Lubosj shared https://pixelearning.wordpress.com/2010/10/21/summary-of-sitzmann-and-ely%E2%80%99s-meta-analytic-examination-of-the-effectiveness-of-computer-based-simulation-games/.

DevLearn 2013 Summary

Geenio

This is reflected, for example, in the following functions: - using uploaded images for creating drag'n'drop exercises (sorted by type, finding a matching pair) - using characters in assessments - creating additional effects and movements of objects.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. organizations—even though it was much more effective than. techniques, deliver an extremely effective adaptive microlearning solution. described by the spacing effect).

Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary

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Panel was moderated by Anna Barlett-Brag (Ripple Effect Group). Here is summary of topics that were discussed and key points that I took away from the discussion –. I will be stating the obvious when I say that there is huge amount of interest in mobile learning across the globe.

Webinar Summary: Practical Gamification With Karl Kapp

Axonify

In order for gamification to be an effective part of your learning strategy, it needs to be practical. The post Webinar Summary: Practical Gamification With Karl Kapp appeared first on Axonify. You’re heard the term ‘gamification’ quite a lot.

Mobile Learning Survey Results Summary

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Measuring the effectiveness of Mobile Learning. by Rosie Hausler.   A few weeks ago I created a survey about Mobile Learning. Thanks to everyone that took time out to answer. The results are summarized below. 79% of respondents are interested in learning more about Mobile Learning. 50% currently neither create nor consume Mobile Learning. 86% think Mobile Learning can enhance the learning experience. 29% have used a mobile device as part of a blended learning experience.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

I’ve since started writing chapter summaries (here is the last article ) so people can “preview” some of the great books out there and hopefully end up reading them! Below is this month’s chapter summary. Establishing a level of trust within a social group can make the learning process more effective. The school culture must be accepting of collaboration and group activities in order for social media usage to be effective.

Webinar Summary: Performance Support and the Future of Learning

Axonify

Here’s a quote directly from slide 5 : An Educator’s job is to prescribe the MOST effective ‘Instructional Treatment’ for our learners that best fits their learning needs.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “From Practice Fields to Communities of Practice”

Adobe Captivate

I’ve since started writing chapter summaries (here is the first one ) so people can “preview” some of the great books out there and hopefully end up reading them! Here is this month’s chapter summary. Rather than teaching abstract concepts, it is more effective to engage a learner in authentic tasks that use the skills and concepts being taught. Last October, I posted some recommended reading that complemented one of my classes on gamification.

Bloom's 2 sigma problem: a summary

Yarno

In 1984 Benjamin Bloom authored a seminal paper called The two sigma problem: the search for methods of group instruction as effective as one-on-one tutoring. So why were the master learning and tutoring effects so powerful?

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8 Creative Ways To Spice Up Your eLearning Course Summaries And Recaps

eLearning Industry

Are you bookending your online course effectively and piquing the interest of your target audience? In this article, I’ll share 8 creative ways to jazz up your eLearning course summaries and recaps. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Instructional Design eLearning Content Development Instructional Design Best Practices Instructional Design Tips Visual Design

How effective is your learning? Tips on assessing the effectiveness of Online Training

G-Cube

But what about its effectiveness – Can that be measured or quantified? There are many ways to ascertain the effectiveness of online training across an organization. By assessing the results of a learner’s scores, his or her progress can surely be measured effectively.

Summary of #Games Research Qualitative Literature Review Conducted by Fengfeng Ke

Kapp Notes

Fengfeng Ke, a researcher focusing on digital game-based learning, computer-supported collaborative learning, and simulations for instructional use, conducted a review of 89 research articles that provided empirical data on the application and effectiveness of computer-based instructional games. Her goal was to determine the cumulative qualitative and quantitative evidence for using computer games for learning and what factors weigh in on the effective application of instructional gaming.

Webinar Summary: Performance Support and the Future of Learning

Axonify

Here’s a quote directly from slide 5 : An Educator’s job is to prescribe the MOST effective ‘Instructional Treatment’ for our learners that best fits their learning needs. The post Webinar Summary: Performance Support and the Future of Learning appeared first on Axonify. This past Tuesday, we had the pleasure of hearing from a leading Performance Support evangelist, Bob Mosher.

How to Create Effective Test Questions

CourseArc

If every student answers a question correctly, does that mean your question is too easy, or is it a perfect example of an effective test question? How to Create Effective Tests and Quizzes.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter from “How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School”

Adobe Captivate

This is my own summary of the first chapter on the list. There is no one “right” way to design a classroom environment – but there are ways that are more effective than others depending on the learner’s culture and expectations, and how competence is defined. The post Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter from “How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School” appeared first on eLearning.

The day distilled – Learning UnConference Summary Videos

Learning Cafe

Effective Learning – Bob Spence. Focus on Performance – Michael Eichler- IAG. Leveraging Technology – Ryan Tracey – AMP. Developing Our Profession – Pierre De Villiers – Deloitte. Summarise the Day – Jeevan Joshi & Peter Davis - Learning Cafe.

How to Use Microlearning for Effective Employee Training?

WizIQ

As a valuable bite-sized asset to the world of online teaching and training, microlearning stands as an effective instructional approach. Microlearning approach aims at fewer efforts, quick delivery, This is a short summary of this post.

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How to Make Visual Communication in Online Courses Effective

WizIQ

This is a short summary of this post. What would you remember more of? The paragraph or the picture? “Luna [1] had decorated her bedroom ceiling with five beautifully painted faces: Harry, Ron, Hermione, Ginny, and Neville. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

The day distilled – Learning UnConference Summary Videos

Learning Cafe

Effective Learning – Bob Spence. Focus on Performance – Michael Eichler- IAG. Leveraging Technology – Ryan Tracey – AMP. Developing Our Profession – Pierre De Villiers – Deloitte. Summarise the Day – Jeevan Joshi & Peter Davis - Learning Cafe.

How to build an effective online course

eLearning 24-7

Easy to find information on how to build an effective online course (aka as WBT). courses well or effectively. A course standard does a lot of things, but it is not a factor in terms of you either building a linear course (which is awful) or non-linear (which is why WBT is so effective over ILT). . Uh, not my awful Algebra teacher, but the hierarchy to building an effective online course. I thought it would be easy.

Designing an Effective Online Course

ProProfs

The USP of a course is the instructor’s ability to effectively deliver the ideas and knowledge to the target audience. Apart from this, we present some of the possible ways to design your course effectively. Use your teaching skills effectively to make your course effective.

5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

It’s simple and effective to ask people this, and no fancy graphics or programming skill is required to use this interaction. Summary. Why invest in eLearning courses instead of “flat” media like powerpoints and webinars? The interactivity, of course.

NuggetHead Summary of Learning Solutions 2010

NuggetHead

The week prior to this event I was asked to be a guest on Articulate’s Word of Mouth Blog and Jeanette Brooks helped (taught) me how to write an effective blog post.

Stupidly Simple Strategy to Demonstrate Training Effectiveness

LearnDash

One of the most important aspects about any training initiative is gathering user metrics in the effort to analyze the effectiveness of the training. Summary.

Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary

Tony Karrer

Final week was a summary discussion The participants in the class were corporate learning professionals from a variety of medium to large organizations. Summary This has been a great learning experience for me. € "In order for the class to be effective I would be charging up front. While it's nice to try to leave things open, it may be more effective to be somewhat dictatorial. However, most of the participants felt that pairs/teams were more effective.

How Effective are Video-Based Training Courses?

TOPYX LMS

While it’s good that employers provide training for their employees, it doesn’t mean that training is always effective. It’s amazing how the same exact training content is more effective delivered through one method as opposed to another. Course summaries.

7 Ways To Effectively Use EduMe Messages

Edume

With the EduMe app learners get automatic reminders about unread messages, alongside weekly summaries, so users stay engaged and keep coming back to learn! Communication is an integral part of a company and lack of it can lead to high turnover, dissatisfied employees and poor customer service.

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Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. References on Lurking | Full Circle Associates - Full Circle , March 28, 2010 First, is an old discussion summary from the Online Facilitation list from 2003, compiled by Chris Lang which still has value to me. Here’s a summary of his suggestions: Choose your conference wisely.

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Creating The Desired Impact From Audio-Conferencing: Some Tips To Increase Effectiveness

G-Cube

But it seldom attains an effective impact of not supplemented by visual or vocal re-enforcement. It pays to be prepared as a Presenter: Conference calls will be more effective if you take extra effort in planning and preparing for your conference call.

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Day 2 @ ATD 2015 ICE

Origin Learning

Visit us in Exhibit Hall – 102 and let us show you how we can help you make learning fun, engaging and effective. The Orange County Convention Center is buzzing with energy as the expo formally opened on 18 th May 2015 in Orlando.

Is e-learning effective?

Clive on Learning

and ' Will e-learning put me out of a job? ', my focus today is on another question that I am frequently asked by l&d people: ‘Is e-learning effective?’ On balance, the evidence would suggest that the medium, the delivery channel, is much less important in determining effectiveness than the learning strategy you choose to address the task in hand (exposition, instruction, guided discovery, exploration, etc.), Is e-learning effective?

Measuring Learning Effectiveness: Beyond Training Happy Sheets & Memory Recall

Learning Cafe

Measuring Learning Effectiveness: Beyond Training Happy Sheets & Memory Recall – Webinar Recording from Jeevan Joshi on Vimeo. How should learning effectiveness measures be reported? There is cost for robust measurement of effectiveness. UnConference Session Summary.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

The managers were provided with appropriate details to lead their teams while the field staff was required to only go through a brief summary of this section. Utilizing more than one platform of learning is a sure-shot way of increasing the effectiveness of training.

Summary of Original Snake Oil Post

The Learning Circuits

What follows is a summary of the original post as it appeared two years ago. The sole measure of training's effectiveness in the corporate setting, according to Adkins, "is rated on whether you save or make money (or both) for the company.