Session Recap - Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network invited me to present my virtual session, Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom, as part of their “Provocative Ideas Webinar Series.” I began the session by defining social learning as “learning that happens between peers.” However, while we can embed the tools necessary for social learning into training events, we cannot force it to happen. Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Social Learning Recording

Citrix Session Recap - 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

InSync Training

Citrix GoToTraining kindly invited InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann to share her five steps for making the virtual classroom mobile and social with their audience on November 3, 2015. Jennifer described the following process to event participants: Understand what mobile learning and social learning mean. Determine why and when you should choose mobile and/or social learning for your program. Mobile Virtual Classroom Social Learning BYTE

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Your eLearning courses could be closer to your trainees with a Virtual Classroom LMS integration

Paradiso

A virtual classroom LMS is an eLearning tool that brings your students/employees closer to your coach or teacher. Virtual Classroom Platform is a built-in video conferencing tool, designed to open up the power of virtual collaboration in real time. Virtual Classroom LMS Features. It is definitely a better way to learn and collaborate because it simulates a real classroom session.

3 Keys To Impactful Virtual Classroom Training

Abilitie

Virtual classrooms are now becoming more commonplace as well due to the increase in available broadband and the next generation of reliable conferencing software, such as Zoom. Since 2014, Abilitie has been offering both our People Management and our Financial Acumen simulations as fully virtual experiences as alternatives to our in-classroom experiences. In 2019, more than one-third of those simulations we delivered were fully virtual. Virtual Training

Facilitation Tips Series, Part 1: Presence

InSync Training

In the recent rush to move so much training from face-to-face to the virtual setting, there’s a great deal of conversation about the technology: which platform, dealing with security settings, how to create backgrounds. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Virtual Learners Learner Engagement

6 Questions to Ask When Demoing Virtual Classroom Software

MeetingOne on eLearning

The time has come to move your training programs forward into an interactive virtual classroom. But the big question is, what virtual classroom software is right for your goals? As I’m sure you’ve come to realize, investment in virtual classrooms is very important for several reasons. Seeing the application in action is arguably the most critical part of selecting a virtual classroom software.

A Step-By-Step Guide to Designing Blended Online Courses

eThink Education

VEDAMO’s Virtual Classroom is a simple solution, yet rich with features for interactive teaching that allow teachers to easily moderate online sessions. Traditional classroom. Group socialization. The most common way to improve the quality of teaching is to blend self-paced courses with traditional classroom instruction. Plan the web-conferencing teaching sessions using a virtual classroom as an integral part of your course activities.

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

Talented Learning

As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning. 4) Virtual Learning How-To Resources. Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work Solutions. Looking to enhance virtual learning experiences with streaming video – including secure, automated access to integrated Zoom meetings? Virtual Learning Environment. Digital Meetings and Events Hosting.

Attending the Adobe eLearning Conference on March 13?

Adobe Captivate

There are two tracks on e-learning development and three more tracks on enterprise learning, multimedia training and virtual learning. My 2:30PM session is about increasing engagement through social learning, user generated content, and LMS gamification. It’s free! And there are lots of awesome speakers joining us in Washington DC! You can check out the full session catalog here.

ClickMeeting Videoconferencing Releases Upgrade with Redesigned Account Panel by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

ClickMeeting announces a new version of their popular videoconferencing platform that includes an events timeline, expanded profile, and flexible customization options. Getting Started Social Media Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

But now video-centered training is going mainstream, thanks to the rise of modern cloud-based learning platforms , high-speed wireless networks, connected mobile devices, social media channels and live video streaming standards like WebRTC. Here are some of the most popular ways organizations are improving learning experiences with live video streaming and on-demand content: 1) Virtual Online Meeting Tools. 8) Tradeshow and Virtual Event Broadcasting.

How To Transform Your Remote Workforce Into A Virtual Learning Community

Obsidian Learning

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, in-person community building has hit a roadblock, and the future appears to be leading in the direction of increased virtual interaction. In this article, we’ll look at the process of creating a virtual learning community at your organization.

How To Train Remote Employees In A Virtual Learning Environment

Obsidian Learning

Through the prism of the 10 Principles of Customer Strategy, this article examines the question of how to train remote employees in a virtual learning environment. The scale and impact of this event may never be fully appreciated, but from our view as learning and development professionals one thing is clear: for some time to come there will be limited in-person training, coaching and mentoring and more online, virtual, digital training, coaching and mentoring.

ClickMeeting Videoconferencing Releases Upgrade by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

ClickMeeting announces a new version of their popular videoconferencing platform that includes an events timeline, expanded profile, and flexible customization options. Getting Started Social Media Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

Next Gen Education – eLearning Schools

ScholarLMS

But this dependence on apps of all kinds does signal a change in the school environment – a need and desire for connectivity and socialization. From chatrooms and discussions to video content and dynamic quizzes, an LMS provides learners with the next generation of education that truly expands the classroom environment. Educational elearning grade school schools virtual classroom

LearnX Asia Pacific 2009 - Day 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Following on from my previous article , below I share some of the key messages that I drew from Day 2 at the LearnX Asia Pacific conference held recently in Sydney… Personal Professional Development: I expected the keynote by Stephen Downes to be the standout session of the event, and I was not disappointed. Key drivers in our changing environment (eg tightening labour market, climate change, terrorism, work/life balance) are increasingly pushing workers to the virtual workplace.

Social Learning – Confusion 2.0: Getting Beyond Campfires & Cavemen

Living in Learning

Social Learning is so simple a caveman can do it.but not if he has to facilitate a virtual classroom event. We are way beyond campfires and cavemen with social learning when we inject a plethora of technology into the mix. Never has this been more true than with getting the most out of Social Learning. This is true because it is not an event, and for the most part, those of us in L&D roles are pre-disposed to build events.

5 tips to empower your sales teams with an LXP

Origin Fractal LXP

Unlike traditional classroom training, learners choose their own modules based on AI-driven recommendations (aggregated from previous choices and interests). A great sales team contacts prospects via phone, email, in-person networking or social media sites. during networking events or travel time), they won’t learn the content. This presents a fantastic opportunity to show social proof for your product. 5) Harness the power of virtual classrooms.

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Social Experience

Tony Karrer

Interesting image from post by Dave White – Eventedness that relates to our social experience with different tools. It looks at how each technology relates to feeling of being present with others and whether that presence is felt beyond a specific limit of an event. It is of note that there is very little latent social presence in MUVEs. In other words, the social experience extends beyond the specific event. It goes from a game to a social experience.

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LMS Bascis: Can You Assign and Track a Webinar for Training in an LMS?

Convergence Training

Webinars and virtual classrooms (sometimes referred to together as “ live online learning “) have always been a viable part of an organization’s training delivery options. But with COVID-19, the need for social distancing, and a lot of workers working and receiving training from home, webinars and virtual classrooms are being used more and more for workforce training. Webinars, Virtual Classrooms, and Learning Management Systems.

10 key points I got from the Learning Technologies event in London (part 2)

TalentLMS

It is always an eye-opener to attend events like this. Social learning is the next big thing. Social learning is the learning process that takes place in a social context while we observe and interact with others. Social learning includes coaching and mentorship programs, online fora, social media, virtual classrooms etc. Are Virtual and Augmented Reality ready to go mainstream?

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Enabling Virtual Learners By Design: Creating A Blend

InSync Training

This is the fourth post in a series of six which examines how to enable virtual learners. In a previous post, I discussed that blended learning is not a passing fad , and implementing blended learning is key to enabling virtual learners. We can develop moderated discussions using social media, discussion boards and email. Finally, we can create real time events using traditional classrooms, videoconferencing, and virtual classrooms.

Best Practices in the Next Generation of eLearning

Integrated Learnings

He polled the audience to see which ones organizations typically use to deliver training, and the percentages were as follows: Self-Paced (70%) Virtual Classrooms (52%) Video Based (43%) Sims/Games (17%) Digital Content Libraries (30%). I found this breakdown very interesting, but it did not surprise me that the majority use Self-Paced and Virtual Classrooms, with the lowest percentage using Sims/Games. By Dean Hawkinson.

Learning in real time

Clive on Learning

It took me a while to adjust to the idea of virtual classrooms, what with unreliable connections and then endless online death by PowerPoint. One advantage of synchronous training is that it represents a comparatively familiar environment for classroom trainers (perhaps not in appearance but certainly in function) and that it requires only a relatively small step for them to engage with e-learning as an online facilitator.

8 Ways to Add Mobile and Social Learning to the Virtual Learning Mix

ATD Learning Technologies

If you are delivering training in the face-to-face or virtual classroom, think about reinforcing the key skills and behaviors you want your participants to use on the job with mobile and social learning modalities. Research consistently confirms that learners forget up to 85 percent of what they learned in the classroom within a week of the training event unless there is a reason to recall it.

Online Training in the Time of COVID-19

The Learning Dispatch

With stay-at-home orders, social distancing, and the explosion of work-from-home, online training has experienced tremendous growth in popularity these last several weeks. I’d suggest the explosion of quickly developed virtual training that we’re currently seeing is something along the lines of a virtual instructor-led class, borrowing elements from instructor-led, video-based online courses and events like webinars. This seems to be a boom time for elearning.

Blended Learning Basics: Using Asynchronous and Synchronous Training Activities

Convergence Training

Now let’s learn a little more about when to best use asynchronous and synchronous learning events. Examples are instructor-led classroom training and virtual classrooms through a webinar-like online platform.

8 Ways to Add Mobile and Social Learning to the Virtual Learning Mix

ATD Learning Technologies

If you are delivering training in the face-to-face or virtual classroom, think about reinforcing the key skills and behaviors you want your participants to use on the job with mobile and social learning modalities. Research consistently confirms that learners forget up to 85 percent of what they learned in the classroom within a week of the training event unless there is a reason to recall it.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. We know (or should know) that preparing for a virtual learning program (VLP) is quite different from planning for Instructor-led Training (ILT). Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program. Begin with the End in Mind!

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

This industry event offers executives the opportunity to network, share and learn about the best learning options and dialogue directly with technologists and learning leaders, all in one place. events, contact sales@2elearning.com or visit www.2elearning.com/events. Social Learning. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Event Platforms. Path Event Learning Platform. Events.

Learning predictions in a time of unpredictability!

Learning Pool

There might be a core internal L&D team, supplemented by a virtual team of specialist designers, copywriters, graphics and video editors, and administrators who are not necessarily employees but are contractors and gig workers. Resurgence of the (virtual) classroom.

Top 24 LMS Features: The Complete List (2020 Update)

Docebo

Social learning tools. Video conferencing integrations for virtual classrooms. Virtual coaches. Social Learning tools. We are more socially connected than ever before (can we get a re-tweet?). Because online social interactivity has become second to breathing for most of us (see Business Insider for the most downloaded apps of the decade), more and more organizations are turning to social learning modules. Virtual coaches.

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Top 24 LMS Features: The Complete List (2020 Update)

Docebo

Social learning tools. Video conferencing integrations for virtual classrooms. Virtual coaches. Social Learning tools. We are more socially connected than ever before (can we get a re-tweet?). Because online social interactivity has become second to breathing for most of us (see Business Insider for the most downloaded apps of the decade), more and more organizations are turning to social learning modules. Virtual coaches.

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Talk Shop with Aaron at ATD ICE

MakingBetter

The ATD International Conference and Expo is an event so huge that it has its own gravitational pull. I’m not presenting anything after the TRYxAPI event on Saturday, May 16 (12:30-5pm, Hyatt Regency, free to non-attendees). If you want to talk about designing learning experiences that go beyond slides and classrooms, lets model out those design ideas. Virtual Sessions Gone Bad: Tips for Troubleshooting in the Virtual Classroom – Cindy Huggett.

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Why you need an LMS Video Conferencing integration?

Paradiso

With LMS Video Conferencing you will take you eLearning initiatives to the next level because our LMS can be paired up with multiple video conferencing tools that will help for sure to conduct interactive training sessions with one on one meetings, group lessons, interactive video conferences, social meetings and much more. . Paradiso LMS’ fully virtual eLearning solution delivers a level of engagement that gives learners a feeling that they’re together in the same room.

Presence Pedagogy: Needs Some More Dimensions

Kapp Notes

The other day, I discovered an interesting article, Presence Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning in a 3D Virtual Immersive World , which describes an educational approach for conducting a learning event in a virtual immersive environment. Flying around in VirtualU: Sense of space is important in virtual learning environments. As the abstract to the article indicates: Presence Pedagogy is a way of teaching and learning that is grounded in social constructivist theory.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

It was the first ever public session for Placeware - a virtual meeting software company that was much later acquired by Microsoft and became Microsoft Live Meeting. After that experience, I vowed to try to stink up virtual presentations less in the future. If you are going to teach a course online or run an online learning event or an online conference, then there’s even more to being successful at that.

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Special Report: 2021 Talent Development Trends and Predictions

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Employees aren’t getting time to socialize one-on-one or engage with others in person and it’s taking its toll on everyone – including organizations. Remote Work & Live Virtual Training Instructor-led classroom training is not dead.

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

eLearningMind

Blended learning combines the best of two training environments—traditional face-to-face classroom training and high-tech eLearning. By applying the new knowledge shortly after they’ve left the physical or virtual classroom, learners retain what they’ve learned. .

LMS Integration:  The Learning Ecosystem

Talented Learning

The most common corporate SSO integrations are Active Directory, LDAP, OAuth and SAML but social media single sign-on is rising in popularity. Social Media. For extended enterprise audiences, a rising trend is to allow learners to create an account or sign-in using their social media username/password credentials. Virtual Classrooms. Virtual classrooms, webinars, webcasts and online meetings are all loosely synonymous terms.