100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 eLearn: Case Studies - The Reluctant Online Professor 12. Managing the Complexity of Forming an Online Networking Community: 14. Storyboards & eLearning (Pt. eLearn: In Depth Tutorials - Designing and Developing E-learning Projects: A Three-Tiered Approach 20.

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Years ago a start-up commissioned me to write a white paper that would help put them on the map. I wrote the paper that follows. The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. This paper addresses how organizations, particularly business organizations, can get more done. Learning is social. Know-how (creative skills, social practices, tacit knowing-as-doing, experience). IBM white paper by Rob Cross.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 White Paper Solicitation and I came to this section of items that would be valuable to have addressed by submitted white papers: "Collaboration and Community. Similarly Friend Connect allows Web site visitors to see, invite, and interact with new friends, or… with existing friends from social sites on the Web."

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Here is the short, graphical version: Our 2017 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning. We were surprised to find Amazon recruiting aggressively at the eLearning Guild’s DevLearn conference. Read our other white papers to learn more on Performance Improvement and mLearning.

Top 3 Questions to Ask Before Choosing eLearning for Your Association

Association eLearning

Since education is a major component of their charter, many associations are turning to eLearning to address these problems. If you’ve decided to provide eLearning for your members, the next step is to choose a course to offer as a pilot. As with other types of instruction, developing an eLearning course comes with a price tag, so you’ll want to make sure your investment pays off. For eLearning, ask yourself: • How many potential learners would take this course?

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

While following these stories of digital transformation, we’ve discovered many valuable tools and services that are available at no cost in response to Covid-19. So we’ve compiled a list of free tools and resources in 7 categories: 1) Learning Technology Offers.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Tools Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary PR 2.0: Try Before You Buy Tools Used Better Conferences - Response Needed Roles in CoP's The science of learning Learning 2.0 My Top 25 blogs for 2008 Blogging as Reflective Practice The Elearning Apprentice Part 2: A four-level framework for evaluating social network ROI.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Here is the short, graphical version: Our 2017 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning. We were surprised to find Amazon recruiting aggressively at the eLearning Guild’s DevLearn conference. Read our other white papers to learn more on Performance Improvement and mLearning.

Digitec Announces Knowledge Direct Enhancements

Association eLearning

Course surveys — Knowledge Direct already provides a very robust, flexible survey creation tool and reporting. Rapid eLearning tool upgrade — Direct-to-WEB is provided FREE with Knowledge Direct and allows content authors to transform a simple PowerPoint file into a game-based learning module for web or mobile delivery. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning.

Digitec’s Jack McGrath Interviewed by Industry Expert Craig Weiss

Association eLearning

Mr. Weiss posed interesting questions regarding trends and challenges facing eLearning and learning management technologies. Content Authoring Tools – desktop application vs. cloud-based. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

Digitec to Produce Additional Courses for ISA

Association eLearning

The International Sign Association (ISA) has retained Digitec for the production of 10 additional eLearning courses. Developed in Digitec’s Direct-to-WEB content authoring tool, the courses will feature scenario-based questions and examples, and be mobile-compatible. New to eLearning or just want some ideas for effective online learning? Check out our eLearning course production samples. 5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget - June 20, 2013.

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010 While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog.

What is Blended Learning? A Guide to Everything You Need to Know

eLearningMind

Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on linkedin. LinkedIn. Blended learning combines the best of two training environments—traditional face-to-face classroom training and high-tech eLearning. eLearning Solutions Learning and Development Learning Design

Florida Association of Realtors Joins Digitec’s LMS Family

Association eLearning

The association switched to Knowledge Direct from an in-house Moodle-based solution to take advantage of Knowledge Direct’s ease-of-use, built-in authoring tool, robust reporting and seamless integration with iMIS. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

How To Sell Online Courses From Your Own Website

Pinlearn

Without any doubt, eLearning is a booming global market with the global value of eLearning projected to reach $325 billion by 2020. . The annual growth rate of the eLearning market also shows a rising demand in digitalization of education and demand for online courses.

Digitec Named Top Learning Management System Company of 2011 for Knowledge Direct MED LMS

Association eLearning

Built-in e-Learning Content Creation Tools. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. 5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget - June 20, 2013. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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Can You Perform Without a Performance Ecosystem?

Trivantis

In a recent #GuildChat sponsored by the eLearning Guild, the participants were asked “How is an organizational ecosystem similar to / different than an ecosystem in nature?”. According to noted eLearning expert Marc Rosenberg in a Learning Solutions Magazine article , you can build on that. “A Social networking and collaboration.

Knowledge Direct Version 6.0 Learning Managment System (LMS) Now Available

Association eLearning

Enhanced Module Player – Direct-to-WEB, Knowledge Direct’s built-in content authoring tool, features an updated player for enhanced mobile capability. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook.

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

Top 2008 Posts based on Read Counts: 100 eLearning Articles and White Papers Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 37) Training Method Trends (27) Examples of eLearning 2.0 (26) for Learning Professionals (20) Tools Used (18) Learning 2.0 eLearning 2.0

Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

This could be reading a document, watching a video or completing an eLearning unit. This acts like a launchpad letting the learner do their own research which they can share with their peers in online social learning groups. Using online social tools to generate discussion among the learners. Social Tools. With millennials taking over the workforce, you can almost guarantee that the learners all have social network accounts.

Knowledge Direct LMS Receives Top Honors

Association eLearning

Social learning integration with the web’s most popular networking sites including Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. These excellent tools and systems are the cutting edge of learning technology,” said Tom Werner, chief research officer and director of the Awards program. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning. Share this on Facebook.

2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

For example, BenchPrep , Blue Sky eLearn , Community Brands , EthosCE , WBT Systems and Web Courseworks have made significant inroads in this segment. It’s equally important to develop hands-on skill with top digital marketing tools. New year. New decade.

Needed Skills for New Media

Tony Karrer

In other words, in a world with Wikipedia, blogs, social networking, etc. - not to mention in a world of Google as the interface to knowledge - what new skills, techniques and tools do we need? Knowledge Work - the ability to search for, synthesize, and disseminate information as part of work processes that captures personal value, builds network, and collects appropriate feedback Would it be fair to say that we have a responsibility to build these skills in ourselves?

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Will Social Marketing Kill Social Learning?

eLearning Development

Twitter may be the hottest thing online right now, and is probably the fastest growing social networking tool around. A couple of days ago ZDNet posted an article about a commercial Twitter spamming tool. The article got me thinking about the negative impact social marketing has on social learning. Twitter seems to be changing from a fun way to connect and share into a promotional tool. Companies don’t seem to really understand Social Marketing.

Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store

Learnnovators

Apart from the wider adoption of mobile learning devices mainly due to their accessibility and affordability, there is increasing acceptance of informal and social learning, along with the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) movement, and corporate Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Main means for informal and social learning (workplace learning and peer learning). Tools/Platforms. White Paper.

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4 reasons why ‘experience’ is the focus in learning now

Learning Pool

Elearning isn’t as popular a term as it once was. In the Learning Pool white paper, Powering the Modern Learner Experience: Next-Generation Learning Tools Come of Age, these changes are grouped into four main areas: Work. social media, smart mobile devices and always-on internet, the pace of life has been cranked up for these employees both at work and at home. courses not resources, micro, social, gamified ….

50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10 (2)

Jay Cross

Reverse-mentor a senior person on social networking or technology. Be active in social networks in the workplace and in the industry. This paper draws heavily on the work of Charles Jennings, a leading thinker and practitioner in human development, change management, performance improvement and learning. Please visit CitrixOnline to see the original paper in its entirety. He was the first person to use the term eLearning on the web.

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How to Unlock the Expertise Economy with Upskilling

Avilar

Former LinkedIn Chief Learning Officer, Kelly Palmer, and David Blake, co-founder of Degreed, think they know why. While colleges and universities may be teaching students problem-solving, writing, and basic project management skills designed to get papers and projects submitted on time, most are not developing the skills required to instantly convert excellent students into skilled professionals. Read our white paper for Talent Management Strategies to Build Your Future Workforce.

TOP 20 GUIDES FOR SETTING UP AN INTERNAL APP STORE

Learnnovators

Apart from the wider adoption of mobile learning devices mainly due to their accessibility and affordability, there is increasing acceptance of informal and social learning, along with the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) movement, and corporate Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Main means for informal and social learning (workplace learning and peer learning). Tools/Platforms. White Paper.

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50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10

Jay Cross

Social networks, both in-person and online, are democratizing the workplace, and workers have an increasing amount of say in what they learn and how they learn it. He is the world authority on 70:20:10 and this paper draws heavily on his work.). This paper draws heavily on the work of Charles Jennings, a leading thinker and practitioner in human development, change management, performance improvement and learning. 50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10. part 1 of 5.

Customer Complaints, How to Avoid the Traps

eLearning 24-7

Integration with 3rd party tools – “Yeah, typically we haven’t had a problem. Social Learning (if they do not offer it yet) – “It is on our table for X year or a future upgrade&# some angle with mobile learning if they do not offer it, – I would rather they say, “no, we have no plans at this time.&# , but why do that – if that is what you want in the product – after all – HOPE goes a long way. New Linkedin Group.

LT 2020 & the Trends Shaping Workplace Learning 

gomo learning

Social Science. Similarly, Babbel has over 5 million learners on its books, and uses social scientists to analyze both success stories and failures. You can read a primer on xAPI in our blog post “ eLearning Authoring Tools + xAPI = A Love Story. ”.

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LT 2020 & the Trends Shaping Workplace Learning

Instilled

Social Science. Similarly, Babbel has over 5 million learners on its books, and uses social scientists to analyze both success stories and failures.

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The tech behind LXP de-mystified

Learning Pool

Most people who own and operate a learning management system (LMS) will know at least a little about SCORM, the open technology standard that enables an LMS to package and track elearning modules. They can do many tasks, such as curating and aggregating content, creating learning and career pathways, enabling networking, enhancing skill development, and tracking learning activities delivered via multiple channels and content partners.’. Get the paper now.

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E-Learning for Newbies

Janet Clarey

This month it’s: I’m interested in [the field of] eLearning. I also wrote elearning 101 which provides an overview of e-learning. Tools of e-learning - authoring tools, systems (LMS, LCMS, Live Online Learning, social media). Methods, processes, delivery channels for e-learning - synchronous, asynchronous, blended, distributed, performance support tools, etc. joined social networks.

Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace

Janet Clarey

Google, Google Scholar, and Wikipedia for homework, the school’s VLE/LMS, instant message, text, profile on a social networking service like Facebook or MySpace.). Because I watch YouTube videos, have a Facebook, and text doesn’t mean I expect you to use those to train me at work). The “younger” generation does not have a high level of use of collaborative knowledge creation tools (“2.0”) and don’t adopt radically different patterns of knowledge creation and sharing.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

It solved the eLearning dilemma of its age – software incompatibility. Before SCORM the eLearning world was a jumble of different system specifications that just couldn’t communicate or work together. It made eLearning truly interoperable (we can’t miss this awesome word out when we’re discussing SCORM!). It made eLearning life simple. If SCORM fixed eLearning, why change? In the eLearning world, this software is called Experience API (or Tin Can).

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Free learning & development webinars for March 2017

Limestone Learning

By participating in this program, you will discover how to: Increase on-the-job application of what is taught Maximize results from your training programs Implement a Blended Evaluation Plan to gather complete program data Even if you cannot participate live, register for this content-packed program, and you will receive a recording of the event, as well as evaluation tools and samples to use in your work. But with the right knowledge and tools, it's far from impossible.

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

In 2003, the eLearning startup I worked for shuttered its doors as our customers moved to adopt SCORM, and we had no idea how to do that. These conversations became something we called “ BAQON ” — a Brokered, Anonymous acQuaintance Open Network. They conducted one-on-one interviews with many eLearning professionals. They reviewed almost 100 white papers authored for LETSI, who in 2007-2008 was looking at what a “SCORM 2.0”

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