Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

My thinking about training evaluation was turned on its head by a presentation at the February 2011 MNISPI meeting by Beth McGoldrick of Ameriprise’s RiverSource University. In a column entitled “How to Evaluate e-Learning,” she says Kirkpatrick’s model focuses on final outcomes.

Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

I have included Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Evaluation in every proposal I have ever written, and I wanted to hear from Kirkpatrick himself regarding his take on the current state of evaluation and whether his four levels are still viable.

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Hours of Glower: The Increasing Obsolescence of the Metric of Training Hours

Training Industry

Back in ancient times when music came on CD (remember that, kids?), the trend was to stuff as much music as possible onto a single, 74-minute disc. As the forward march of technology expanded the quantity of how music could be stored on playable media (vinyl LPs could handle about 45 minutes), people adapted with it and used this flexibility, for better or worse.

Gyrus Systems Earns Award For “Best Compliance LMS” By Talented Learning

Gyrus

Gyrus Systems' earned this award by developing GyrusAim features that "are admin focused and have skills, competencies, audit trails, electronic signatures, strong ILT management, facility and resource management, broad content support and powerhouse reporting."

Lights… Action… Pilot!

Innovative Learning Group

There weren’t any observers acting as the audience to provide feedback on the audio levels of the emcee and music nor on the proximity of the models to camera locations. Since life, at least in my mind, is a wonderful web of interconnection, I couldn’t help but relate my daughter’s experience to my work in the world of instructional design , where instructor-led training (ILT) pilots are an important step in the development process. Planning Your Instructor-led Training Pilot.

Lights… Action… Pilot!

Innovative Learning Group

There weren’t any observers acting as the audience to provide feedback on the audio levels of the emcee and music nor on the proximity of the models to camera locations. Since life, at least in my mind, is a wonderful web of interconnection, I couldn’t help but relate my daughter’s experience to my work in the world of instructional design , where instructor-led training (ILT) pilots are an important step in the development process.

Accelerated Learning: Where Does It Fit In? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

His methodology encouraged positive engagement with learning using a wide variety of techniques that included art and music. There was a group that listened to 19 th century music performed using spoons, an autoharp, and fiddle.

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

My passions in life include music, sports, Minneapolis and adult learning, so I search for experts in these fields and follow them for up-to-the-second updates (Tweets). I live and breathe Minnesota sports and love golfing, boating, skiing, traveling, and attending live music.

Engaging eLearning Design

eLearning Brothers

If the task is to evaluate something, put it in front of them to evaluate it. Sorting, matching, evaluation, judging, etc. Bring the icons and in and out of the slide with movement and narration or music to maintain interest.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

As 2012 draws to a close, its time to evaluate how in focus my lens on the future of enterprise mobile learning proved to be this past year and how many of my year ago predictions hit their targets.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

The ADDIE model is an acronym: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. Assessments often take the form of a test included at the end of a course to evaluate learner performance. ILT (Instructor-Led Training). Summative Evaluation.