The evolution of personal learning environments

Origin Learning

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

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.

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Making it personal

Learning with e's

It will be used in a forthcoming MOOC on the subject of digital learning environments. Making it personal by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

#LearningIs personal

Learning with e's

Everyone of us has individual needs and personal requirements. It means that everyone has to try to fit in, even if the methods and environments don't meet their needs. There is also a regular international conference dedicated to personalised learning environments.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

into the learner’s daily environment. and in-person meetings are unlikely. wonderful for the 5,000 employees who were in attendance, but what about the person. swapping out the course-provided introductory video with a personalized welcome video. Seven Simple Secrets to.

This time it's personal

Learning with e's

Personal. It follows that the tools and technologies you use for learning are those you have selected to use because you are (or should be) comfortable with them, personally. These tools, services and technologies become a part of your personal learning environment or PLE.

Doctoring the Informal Learning Environment

E-Learning Provocateur

Recently Anne Marie blogged Location and Learning (which I have reproduced here) and she asked me whether or not I consider her central idea an example of an Informal Learning Environment (ILE). But placements are very rich environments with many unique opportunities to learn.

4 Traits of a Positive Work Environment

KnowledgeCity

Creating A Positive Work Environment. While many view the 40 hour work week as standard, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the average person in the U.S. Many aspects of a work environment create disgruntled employees. How to Improve Work Environment for Employees.

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

Over the past few years, especially as the skills gaps continue to widen and digital technologies pervade every aspect of our personal and professional lives, some of the fundamental ideas that have defined training for decades are shifting.

Future learning environments: professional, powerful, personal

Learning with e's

My own presentation in the main arena at Olympia is entitled Future Learning Environments: Professional, Powerful, Personal. Future learning environments by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

#EDENchat Up close and personal

Learning with e's

I have written a lot about Personal Learning Environments in the past, especially when they were emerging as a concept, and sounded quite new. education learning personal devices PLE social media

Rocking Training Leadership: Personal Skills

Litmos

When organizations hire a person into a training leadership role, they are looking for that person to have a solid foundation of leadership competencies. We identified 6 core competencies last month and we are going to kick off this month with "personal skills".

I Believe in the Importance of a Personal Learning Network

Tom Spiglanin

When I started using Twitter for my professional growth and development, I didn’t realize that I was also starting to build my personal learning network. Recognizing this learning and making good use of it requires effective personal knowledge management practices.

Online communities in e-learning, or personalized learning in a collective environment

Matrix

Smaller groups allow people who have similar ideas and ways of learning to get in touch and have a much more personalized experience than they would in the main group. “Birds of a feather flock together” goes an old and wise saying.

Are Online Courses as Effective as In-Person Education?

CourseArc

Comparing the effectiveness of eLearning against its in-person peer poses a challenge. Through multiple surveys, polls, analytical and observational studies, independent researchers have attempted to answer the question: “Which is more effective – online or in-person?”

Personal Learning Networks: For Ongoing Learning in a Connected World

ID Reflections

The four topics we are planning to deep dive into in the first two weeks are: a) Networked learning, b) Personal Learning Networks, c) MOOCs, and d) Communities of Inquiry. I would also like to emphasize that PLN is intricately linked to one''s personal knowledge management (PKM) capabilities.

How to Communicate With Any Personality Type

ej4 eLearning

That’s a good thing because both the quiet, introspective introvert and the outgoing, assertive extrovert have their place to communicate in the work environment. Still, leading a team composed of different personality types can be a challenge. Communicating via email instead of the phone or in-person meetings, for example, can give introverts time to process and respond in their own way. Appreciate the Diversity: Remember, you have your personality type, too.

Personalized Learning Strategies: The Philosophy, Execution, and Pitfalls to avoid

eFront

There’s no doubt that personalized experiences, from web browsing to in-store shopping, and even dining out, make for better outcomes. In the corporate world, however, because of the tendency for homogenization and standardization, the personalized learning model isn’t well adopted.

Personalized vs Adaptive Learning

Axonify

We get a lot of questions about the difference between personalized and adaptive learning. Personalized Learning provides employees with different learning paths, which are programmed by L&D according to: Job function and department. What’s the difference and do you need both?

4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners

TalentLMS

Role-based, achievement-based, performance-based and personality-based badges are very exciting for learners. The post 4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners appeared first on TalentLMS Blog.

Mobile learning and personal metrics

Learning with e's

The first principle in the article above relates to access, and states: "A mobile learning environment is about access to content, peers, experts, portfolio artifacts, credible sources, and previous thinking on relevant topics.

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.

Why online learning is better than in-person learning

Learnkit

Leaders in these spaces have discovered some significant ways in which online learning is better than in-person learning, and as a result, we’re seeing widespread implementation of connected technology to drive education initiatives. Online environments are dynamic.

Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment

Edmego Learning

Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment. I am as guilty as the next person when it comes to making this a habit. Quite often when I write I am taking on a personal challenge. The post Remaining Positive In A Non-Positive Environment appeared first on Edmego Learning.

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. The average person spends many hours on social media every week. Effective social learning environments are purpose-driven.

Personalization: The Secret Ingredient of eLearning Success

ProProfs

But there is another important ingredient that many forget to focus on – i.e. personalization. . Since, consumers nowadays demand ‘personalization’, businesses are readily following this approach to make a product or service more endearing to the target audience.

Open Learning Network vs Informal Learning Environment

E-Learning Provocateur

Mine is the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). A bank of personal profiles. 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.),

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. A 3D world can be realistic like putting a person in a sales situation and asking them to perform or it can be more surreal like having a doctor walk through a giant heart to gain another perspective on human anatomy.

The personal web

Learning with e's

With the Southampton PLE Conference #PLE_SOU at full throttle, I thought it would be a good time to reiterate my views on the personal web. Personal Web Tools (PWTs) are thought by some to be synonymous with PLEs (Personal Learning Environments) but the two should not be confused.

Learning by Watching: Social Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning

Origin Learning

His theory states that a continuous interaction exists between behaviors , personal factors and the environment. Environment includes social and physical environments: the people that the learner works with, family and friends; as well as size of a room, the ambient temperature etc.

3 Methods of Reflective Practice in an eLearning Environment

eFront

Reflective practice has still not received the prestigious position it deserves in an eLearning environment. Writing is the primary mode of communication in an eLearning environment. In fact, we are in the process of informal learning to achieve personal and professional goals.

Personalized Learning for Employees

LearnDash

It is because of this that course developers have gone through great lengths to create a more personal learning experience. Once set-up you can have a robust social learning environment running that doesn’t require a ton of maintenance.

Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning

Learnnovators

Here is a quick re-cap on this learning standard, before we take a closer look at some of the use cases: Experience API is a new (and evolving) e-learning specification that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of learning experiences a person goes through (both online and offline).

Thoughts on Personalized Learning

Learning Wire

Personalization of learning is what it sounds like, programs adapted to the needs, the learning methods, and the desires, of learners. Personalization seeks what the learner wants to learn, and how he or she wants to learn. Personalized learning includes elements of blended learning.