Elements For Constructing Social Learning Environments

Upside Learning

Everyone’s been talking about Social Learning Environments (SLEs), the internet offers a plethora of tools that could become a part of a SLE. Jane Hart wrote about ‘How to Create a Social Learning Environment’ in the November 09 issue of Inside Learning Technologies.

New learning environments

Learning with e's

Our final #EDENchat of 2015 focused on new learning environments, namely MOOCs, flipped classrooms and blended learning methods. One of the key discussion points was around the nature of these approaches and their effectiveness as learning environments.

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Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment

Edmego Learning

Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment. I dare anyone to challenge the inevitable fact that we all have days at times when our mood is less than pretty. As leaders it can be a struggle to inhibit outside influences that wreck havoc on our emotions.

Games, Gamification in a Virtual Classroom Environment

Kapp Notes

Gamification in the virtual classroom is still in its infancy. Currently, virtual classroom instructors often use workarounds to apply gamification techniques since many virtual classroom software packages don’t have game or gamification elements.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage

Bite-sized eLearning in a Call Center Environment

eLearning Brothers

Needless to say, call centers maintain a fast pace and ever changing environment more often than not. This type of training is perfect for a fast, dynamic work environment that needs employees to learn new information at a moment’s notice. Believe it!

Health, Safety, Environment (HSE), Sustainability and e-Learning

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Along with providing a safe and healthy work environment to employees, there is also lot of public and government pressure on organizations to go about conducting their business in a sustainable manner – so as to create least or zero negative impact on the environment and community they operate in.

4 Traits of a Positive Work Environment

KnowledgeCity

Creating A Positive Work Environment. Unfortunately, the office is not always the positive work environment that leads to creativity and success like it should be. Many aspects of a work environment create disgruntled employees. How to Improve Work Environment for Employees.

The evolution of personal learning environments

Origin Learning

A personal learning environment refers to the tools, technologies, resources etc. By and large, this constitutes John’s Personal Learning Environment (PLE). that a person uses at the individual level to build on his knowledge base.

The complete eLearning journey

As an eLearning designer wouldn’t it be great if you could take charge of your eLearning environment right from storyboarding your ideas to generating responsive eLearning courses to being able to effectively deploy and track your learners’ performance

Models For Designing Your Personal Learning Environment

The eLearning Coach

A personal learning environment (PLE) is a solution for keeping up with the rapid pace of knowledge change. Some say it is a concept, while others say it is a technology.

3D Virtual Immersive Environment: Conceptual Orienteering

Kapp Notes

This allows the learner to recognize and apply the concept in a variety of different environments. The process of side-by-side comparison allows learners to recognize and apply concepts in a variety of different environments. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D worlds

Training in an Ad-Hoc, BYOD Environment

Your Training Edge

MOOCs have become popular largely because their flexible format allows companies to deliver the type of training required in the increasingly ad-hoc, BYOD environment that is the modern workplace. For more than a year now, this blog has focused on massive open online courses (MOOCs).

New learning environments: The challenge and the promise #EDENchat

Learning with e's

New trends have emerged including blended learning , personalised learning environments ( PLEs ) Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), mobile learning and the flipped classroom. What are the challenges of these new learning environments?

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

into the learner’s daily environment. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital.

2 Simple Steps to Create a Minimalist eLearning Environment

TOPYX LMS

This is best accomplished by providing learners/users with an eLearning environment that is stripped of all that would distract them from comprehending the information that is needed for their immediate and long-term success. How to Create a Minimalist eLearning Environment.

What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization

Origin Learning

Facebook 5 Twitter 3 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 10 Pinterest 1 Jan 11th and 13th saw me sunning it up (figuratively speaking) in the stimulating setting of The Hindu Lit for Life festival in Chennai.

Article Review: “Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More”

Pract.us

The right environment can make progress much easier. Environment Often matters More” that success may come less from your soul than your surroundings. Environment can be a secret weapon in encouraging positive habits.

Training for a Critical Incident in a 3D Virtual Environment

Kapp Notes

These are critical incidents and 3D learning environments can help people prepare and train for these events. The critical incident learning environment places learners into a situation similar to the real event, where they must use their prior knowledge to solve a problem.

21st-Century Onboarding in a Seasonal Environment

Training Industry

The program broke up the four-hour discovery orientation class load by allowing team members to experience a blended learning environment, engaging in a combination of synchronous and asynchronous learning. In today’s digital age, onboarding techniques using traditional instructor-led training may not be adequately preparing our team members for the expectations and real-world experiences of working for an organization like Six Flags.

Learning Culture: A Workplace Environment for Success (Part One)

The Peformance Improvement

Innovative Work Environments

OpenSesame

Though the idea of a corporate office is not the most pleasant, there are a few companies opposing the norm. There are a number of innovative workspaces across the globe that showcase playful office decor. This article highlights a few of these innovative workspaces. Left Productivity Posts

4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners

TalentLMS

The post 4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners appeared first on TalentLMS Blog.

How to Create Better eLearning Environment with eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

With hundreds of interactive templates, page layouts, and environments to choose from, there are many choices to make as you embark on a new eLearning project. The vast customizability of each environment can seem daunting when starting out, but it can be a tremendous boon when used correctly.

The Future of eLearning and Immersive Learning Environments

Gyrus

Elearning continues to rapidly evolve as technologies such as gamification, immersive learning environments ( ILEs ), MOOCS, mobile learning and other modern training delivery methods penetrate the marketplace. What are immersive learning environments? They relearn even the simplest of tasks, like turning a wrench, underwater, to simulate the harsh low-gravity and airless environment of space.

Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment

Edmego Learning

Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment. The post Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment appeared first on Edmego Learning. I dare anyone to challenge the inevitable fact that we all have days at times when our mood is less than pretty.

Create an Environment for Learning to Thrive

Skillsoft

Get tips on how to create a strong learning culture by incorporating social learning opportunities into your L&D programs. elearning learning programs

Design: New Environments, New Challenges

Kapp Notes

How are workplace learning professionals going to react to online learning environments, are we going to be on the cutting edge or play catch up. See my post: New Environments, New Challenges at the TrainingDay Blog. __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide

8 Tips To Minimize Distractions In Social Learning Environments

eFront

In this article, we’ll share 8 tips on how to make the social learning environment most effective. Minimize Distractions In The Social Learning Environment. Ideally, each activity in the social learning environment should tie into a specific objective , goal, or desired outcome.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

Learnnovators

The post COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4 appeared first on Learnnovators.

Open Learning Network vs Informal Learning Environment

E-Learning Provocateur

Mine is the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). These components work in tandem with the LMS and system reports, which in turn comprise the core components of the Formal Learning Environment (FLE).

Environment Matters

Usable Learning

I just read this article that starts out talking about how changing the environment can be key to changing behavior ( How Brain Science Can Save You From The Wrong Job found via the Eide Neurolearning Blog ). This may seem self-evident (Duh – environment matters.),

Avoiding Information Overload in Online Learning Environments: An e-learning perspective

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The effectiveness and impact of technology-aided learning in the corporate sector is unquestionable. With the aid of technology, training and learning has become more accessible to a wider spread of corporate learners, no matter where they are located across the globe.

Problem-Based Learning in 3D Environment

Kapp Notes

Today I am presenting on the topic of Designing Problem-Based Learning Environments in a 3D On Line Virtual World at the 19th International Conference on Teaching and Learning. And I am receiving an Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching,Learning and Technology (I was nominated by Bloomsburg University for the award, I am honored.) More impotantly, here is the MSIT Second Life Wiki which ontains the paper for the conference and a ton of useful resources.

Creating the Right Environment for Your 3D Learning Experience

Kapp Notes

An important element in creating effective learning in a 3D virtual world is to create the right environment. Since virtual immersive environments are, by definition, immersive, the environment plays a critical role in the training process. To create the right environment, you need to ask yourself some questions. Should the learning be in a realistic environment? What do the learners need to do in this environment?

How e-Learning Benefits the Environment

Trivantis

In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to take a look at how our favorite thing, e-Learning, can help the environment! e-Learning is great for the environment because it reduces the energy costs associated with workers traveling to and from training.