Informal Learning


While formal training plays a tremendous role in improving learners’ competencies, most real learning occurs on the job through informal knowledge sharing, coaching, and direct observations. Thus, informal learning is now becoming an indispensable part of a blended learning solution.

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Jay Cross

Informal Learning is available via Google Books. Read a couple of chapters for free. Informal Learning Just Jay

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Rapid eLearning

I get a lot of questions about free ways to share courses and portfolios. In previous posts, I shared t ips on managing an e-learning portfolio and I also shared a few ways to share courses online for free. Contact the Houston ATD for more information. Free E-Learning Resources.

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eLearning Brothers

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eLearning Brothers

Today we would like to give you Free eLearning Templates for Lectora. So in this post I am going to show you some of the free eLearning Templates that you can use with Lectora. Before I show of these free templates, remember to sign up for a free account.

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Association eLearning

Everyone loves free. Free coffee, free Wi-Fi, just about anything “free” is good, right? And if your association has plans to sell your next online course or webinar, you might not be too excited to hear your competitor is offering a similar product for free.

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Research Brief: Measuring the ROI of Informal Learning


We know people learn and retain more information through informal channels , on-the-job experience and coaching, but most companies still expect their people to gain the bulk of their knowledge through more formal, structured means. Measuring the ROI of Informal Learning.

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Upside Learning

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Free Open Source LMSs are like Puzzles

eLearning 24-7

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Rapid eLearning

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eLearning Brothers

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Free, but you do need to register. Tags: Informal Learning

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I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Adobe has announced a free update to its popular Adobe Captivate 8 software. More information. The update fixes several bugs and includes some nice enhancements. To get the update, choose  Help > Updates  from within the Captivate program. Once the update is installed, your new Captivate version will be Here's a partial list of what's new in the update: Responsive drag-and-drop interactions. Google Maps enabled geo-location support.

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InSync Training

Reality (aka science) dictates that people can only ingest and retain so much information, regardless of how well-designed a learning activity may be. The most important part of training is what happens AFTER the training.

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eLearning Brothers

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One of the most important, albeit technical, improvement introduced in the latest TalentLMS release is the free SSL for custom domains. Whenever you submit information on a web-page, this information traverses multiple network nodes to reach the server behind the web-page.

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Effective reporting is an essential function within any business, however, knowing what to do with the abundance of data available and how to transfer it into actionable information can be difficult. The post Essential Reports for Training Company Success [Free Templates] appeared first on Administrate.

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eLearning Tip: The Difference Between Copyright Free and Royalty Free

eLearning Brothers

Royalty Free – The right to use copyrighted material or intellectual property without the need to pay royalties or license fees for each “use” or per volume sold, or some time period of use or sales. Royalty Free. then you would want to find royalty free assets.

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Limestone Learning

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5 Free PowerPoint Graphics That Will Blow Your Socks Off

eLearning Brothers

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Many vendors claim to offer informal learning, or even “informal learning management&# without having changed anything beyond the words in their advertising. Informal Learning: Five Ways to Do More with Less. Assess when and where Informal Learning is appropriate. •

Beware who's selling informal learning

Clive on Learning

There is no doubt whatsoever in my mind that historically we have underplayed the importance of informal learning, whether that's experiential, on-demand or social. I'm equally convinced that, with the proliferation of great social networking tools and the ever-increasing confidence that learners are displaying when it comes to managing their own learning, informal learning should rightfully play a central role in our future learning architectures. informal learning

Formal Learning vs. Informal Learning


While studies vary on the exact percentage, most learning in today’s workplace is informal. In this post, we’ll distinguish between informal and formal learning and explore ways to identify and encourage informal learning within your organization. What is informal learning?

Open Learning Network vs Informal Learning Environment

E-Learning Provocateur

Mine is the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). The organisation manages the ILE on behalf of the learners, who are free to search, explore, ask and share at their own pace and at their own discretion, and – ideally – integrate the system into their broader PLE.

Informal learning happens all the time, anywhere


Each parent “teaches” their offspring as they know best – some let them roam free and explore, some buy very expensive toys and read specialized literature while others choose to employ the help of professionals very early on. Almost all employees informally learn every day.

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How free is open? #EDENchat

Learning with e's

Is there a line that could be crossed where we are 'too free' in sharing our ideas and content? 4) Is open content truly 'free'? What can we learn from the open and free social media tools we use? 6) What will be the future of 'free' and open content? How free is open?

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Informal Learning Center

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

People acquire the skills they use at work informally — talking, observing others, trial-and-error, and simply working with people in the know. Order the Informal Learning book or read a summary or download the Informal Learning Poster. What is Informal Learning?

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Challenge to Learn

Reblogged from : We launched the free edition of our on-line eLearning authoring tool November 1st at DevLearn. We had a lot of contact with the users of the free edition. Based on the feed back we received we decided on some future changes for the free edition.

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Adobe Captivate

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eLearning Cyclops: Informal learning. Maybe I Can Informally.

eLearning Cyclops

Free eLearning. Informal learning. Maybe I Can Informally Assess Its Impact #LCBQ. This months Big Question at Learning Circuits is regarding assessing the impact of informal learning. Or more specifically: How do you assess whether your informal learning, social learning, continuous learning, performance support initiatives have the desired impact or achieve the desired results? They have pull and can help you garner much of the fore-mentioned information.

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> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?

E-Learning Storyboards: How to Use Them and Where to Find Free Templates


There are three steps to follow when creating an efficient storyboard: Collect all the necessary information. In the first stage, you need to collect as much information as possible that will help you create the storyboard and the e-learning course. Free E-Learning Storyboard Templates.

Free L&D webinars for February 2018

Limestone Learning

That’s why these free one-hour webinars are so handy. Thursday, February 1, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: ATD Research: 2017 State of the Industry (Free for ATD members) The State of the Industry report is ATD’s definitive review of training and development trends.