3 Reasons Curatr Doesn’t Have A Discussion Forum

HT2 Labs

One thing that always comes up, and we say no to, is the requirement for a discussion forum. This seems like a bit on an odd omission; we are a social learning platform but we don’t have a discussion forum? The next question that tends to come is, could we build in a discussion forum? Here’s my 3 reasons why Curatr doesn’t have a discussion forum (and never will): 1. Here content is a by-product of conversation; attachments in instant messages, for example.

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5 most popular educational trends in 2022

BrainCert

Students and instructors communicate with each other through online forums, video conferences, and instant messages. During the Covid-19 pandemic, education across the globe has undergone tremendous changes.

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The Importance of Informal Learning at the Workplace

Origin Learning

One can never discount the popularity of message boards and forums in learning and knowledge-sharing. The advent of social learning is just an off-shoot of the original forums and the friendly banter there though to a wider more open audience now with all the bells and whistles of apps, emojis, stickers, instant messaging etc.

Safety and Compliance: 3 Reasons Your Construction Firm Needs Training

Global eTraining

Between quickly-updating social media channels, instant messaging, business review forums, and news that comes straight to your inbox, information is spreading faster than ever… good or bad. Did you know that 1 in every 5 worker fatalities occur in the construction industry?

Digital learning assets; Curating and extending learning with an LMS

Learning Pool

Live chat, instant messaging or posting, discussion forums, and message boards enable employees to evaluate content, suggest ideas, and engage in social learning. During the pandemic, a great amount of digital content was created.

Mini Glossary of Elearning

KnowledgeOne

These resources include virtual classes, chat, instant messaging, audio and video conference. These ways include discussion forums, tutorials, videos, interactive lectures, blogs, wikis and email exchanges. What is a discussion forum?

Social Learning: How to Apply It to Your eLearning Programs

eLearningMind

Here are some examples of straightforward social learning that you can easily implement by yourself: Sharing a training video on YouTube Sharing a link to an article, lesson, video, or podcast Messaging a reminder to read an article, complete a lesson, watch a video, or listen to a podcast.

Face time

E-Learning Provocateur

We have asynchronous tools such as online discussion forums, synchronous tools such as instant messaging, and semi-synchronous tools such as Twitter. My wife and I are studying Foundations of Business Strategy together. And by “studying”, I mean we are watching the videos – which are excellent, by the way.

LMS Integrations to achieve Employee Training and Development

PSB

Instant API connectivity to a wide range of popular applications is made possible by LMS integrations. Users can always be on the same page with real-time updates, making it simple to instantly collaborate on forums and share resources.

A Brief History of Instructional Design

Origin Learning

Many modern concepts in multi-user computing such as forums,e-mail, chat rooms, message boards, online testing, picture languages, remote screen sharing, multiplayer games and instant messaging were developed on PLATO. Instructional Design has come a long way. From ‘training’, which was merely considered a passive function in an organization, the emphasis has now shifted towards making learning and talent development an integral part of corporate culture.

Self-Service Learning – What we need to think about

Connect Thinking

YouTube, online forums, Instant messaging etc). ASTD’s December 2011 T&D Magazine features a discussion on Self-Service Learning (by Patricia A McLagan), and the role of L&D to “help learners make learning more effective, efficient, productive, innovative and fun” (pp 37).

Top 3 ways an intelligent learning platform helps you implement your best customer service training ideas

Matrix

Every time a trainee in their group finishes a course or module, the trainer can get an instant notification. They can also get real-time notifications each time someone writes a new message on the group. Good customer service is key to a successful business.

Synchronous vs asynchronous elearning

eFront

Any learning tool that is in real-time, such as instant messaging that allows students and teachers to ask and answer questions immediately, is synchronous. Coursework and communications delivered via email and messages posted on community forums are perfect examples of asynchronous elearning. In today’s elearning environment the type of learning that takes place is generally divided into one of two categories: synchronous and asynchronous.

Communities of Practice in your LMS: A hidden KM tool

TalentLMS

The tools that aid in this process include: Instant messaging and intranet forums. What makes knowledge so hard to capture? Why, despite all efforts to capture the right content for a seemingly “performance-based” training, you are unable to get satisfying reviews on your eLearning content. What is missing? You had all the latest digital objects integrated in the course. The graphics were interactive. There was even a scenario-based decision maker section.

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Social Learning: How to Apply It to Your eLearning Programs

eLearningMind

Facebook, Twitter, and instant messaging applications such as Slack can make learning a more social experience. For instance, IBM has a data science training program that includes a Slack channel and multiple forums. Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on twitter. Twitter.

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Examples include web conferencing or webinar, forums, instant messaging and blogs. As learners of an online program become more comfortable sharing their thoughts and experiences on discussion forums, they also become more familiar with the principles of online knowledge sharing. The intention of an e-learning strategy is generally to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of organisational learning.

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Examples include web conferencing or webinar, forums, instant messaging and blogs. As learners of an online program become more comfortable sharing their thoughts and experiences on discussion forums, they also become more familiar with the principles of online knowledge sharing. The intention of an e-learning strategy is generally to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of organisational learning.

Asynchronous or Synchronous A Guide To eLearning Approaches

KnowledgeAnywhere

Instructors can receive instant feedback about the class to put to help improve future classes. Discussion forums help reinforce learning through discussions with peers. Instructors can then instantly address questions and clarify concepts during the presentation.

It’s Time To Focus On Remote Workforce Management

WhatFix

Some of the more common challenges are: Inability to download files, communicate or collaborate – owing to lack of access to the right video conferencing tools, high-speed internet, instant messaging, or role-specific software.

Digital Learning glossary

Coorpacademy

For example, on Coorpacademy, each course is accompanied by a forum for leaving opinions, asking questions and adding clarifications. Adaptive Learning, ATAWAD, serious Game, entertraining… Are you often lost in the jargon of e-learning and digital technology?

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Most MOOCs have forums where learners can ask and answer questions and informally discuss course materials, and most learning management systems (LMSs) include discussion board modules. ProBoards and ZetaBoards are free hosting services for publicly viewable forums. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Most MOOCs have forums where learners can ask and answer questions and informally discuss course materials, and most learning management systems (LMSs) include discussion board modules. ProBoards and ZetaBoards are free hosting services for publicly viewable forums. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features.

Top 5 Benefits of Mobile Learning for Employees

Hurix Digital

Swift & instant feedback . With the help of online discussion forums, note sharing and instant messaging features, learners can connect with each other and learn in a collaborative environment.

What is eLearning? Concept, Purpose, Types & Advantages

ProProfs

This method relies on communication means such as video conferencing, webinars, chats, and instant messaging for learning sessions. Learners use discussion forums and bulletin boards to exchange knowledge and brainstorm. Instant learning and reference. Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing. – Donna Abernathy, educational author. The global eLearning market is projected to reach $325 billion by 2025 from $107 billion in 2015.

Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models

Tony Karrer

The standard model for asynchronous conversations is discussion forum software like vBulletin. I've talked before about the significant value that can be obtained as part of Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank and how that translates in a Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services. However, I've struggled with the problem of destinations vs. social networks and the spread of conversation (see Forums vs. Social Networks ).

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Adobe Captivate

All of us use their standard communication and collaboration features like comments, posts, instant messaging, group discussion boards, wikis, video chats and so on. As an extension, you can bring a semi-structured approach to encourage this collaborative learning by building virtual communities to encourage them to provide a forum to share ideas, share knowledge and curate new inputs into a knowledge centre.

Social Learning Theory: What Is It & Its Importance in Workplace Training

Instancy

With features such as messaging capabilities, file sharing, instant notifications, discussion forums, and gamification aspects like leaderboards, an LMS can be transformed into a social learning hub.

Synchronous or Asynchronous Learning – How to Make the Right Choice?

CommLab India

To give you a quick refresher on these training methodologies, synchronous learning is similar to classroom training, except that the instructor and learners could be in different locations and interact via chats, such as instant messaging and audio/video conferencing. Instant messaging. Discussion forums. Message boards. “Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing.” ” - Donna J. Abernathy.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Most MOOCs have forums where learners can ask and answer questions and informally discuss course materials, and most learning management systems (LMSs) include discussion board modules. ProBoards and ZetaBoards are free hosting services for publicly viewable forums. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features.

Millennials And Digital Learning: How They’re Going To Help You Improve

eLearningMind

Whether it’s a tool like Slack for instant messaging, training forums, or even just a Facebook group for brain dumps, peer-based learning is likely more effective when it takes place in a tech environment. No matter how you feel about them, this much we know is true: Millennials are an inescapable part of the corporate landscape. In fact, by 2030, they won’t just be part of the corporate landscape, they will make up 75 percent of the dominant generation.

Benefits of Education Streaming Platforms to Students and Tutors

ProProfs

Some online learning management systems provide tools for online discussion & collaboration , including online community and Q&A-based forums. eLearning platforms may not be a new concept among students and tutors worldwide.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

Adobe Captivate

With eSpace, users can experience collaborative learning in the true sense of the term as it has: Forums/Discussion Boards. The tool has forums to facilitate communication between learners and instructors alike. Categories of forums can be created with each forum having its own discussion thread. These forums can be moderated as well to ensure that appropriate/relevant content is brought up for discussion. Instant messaging.

7 Tips And Tricks To Send Online Learner Turnout To An All-Time High

eFront

Aside from these basic communication tools, you can also include instant messaging, chat rooms, and social media groups. Even though communication on multiple communication platforms may sound time-consuming and labor-intensive, there is software that enables you to organize all messages in one centralized location. As such, it’s wise to give them the opportunity to contact you via email or instant message, in addition to online discussions.

Social Learning: An Ongoing Experiment

CLO Magazine

Among the most adopted technologies are secure instant messaging, discussion forums, video channels, online shared work spaces and internal blogs. Psychologist Albert Bandura’s social learning theory suggests that people learn from one another through observation, imitation and modeling.

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SimWord of the Day: Communities

The Learning Circuits

Technologies that have to be considered for any good collaborative educational sim include: Message board/Forum Application sharing Authentication Avatars to represent players Chat rooms/Instant Messaging Public/private message Email Integration Calendaring Video Conferencing Floor control for the facilitator Whiteboard Massively Multiplayer (MMP) components, such these from Star Wars Battlefront II

Asynchronous social learning is newer than you think

Clive on Learning

Synchronous learning also benefited by technology; first the telephone and then online tools such as text chat, instant messaging, internet telephony and web conferencing. So what does it mean to be able to interact, as learners, using email, forums, wikis, blogs, social networks and the like? And when that asynchronous learning is online as opposed to by snail mail, then the practical barriers break down: You can post messages just about instantly.

Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know

Mindflash

Examples of technologies that can be used to facilitate asynchronous learning include learning management systems, enterprise social networks, wikis, blogs, on-line discussion forums, and even email. technologies grow in importance, synchronous learning can be facilitated on enterprise social networks and on on-line chat and instant messaging services. There are concepts and terms that are part of the every day life of the professionals within an industry.