Google’s Micro-Learning Findings

LearnDash

With the rise of mobile devises there has been more talk about micro-learning. There are many resources to learn more about micro-learning , but in a sentence it is a way to deliver learning content that is optimal for the smartphones and tablets. Micro-Learning

Become the Google of Learning in 6 Steps

InSync Training

In her recent InSync BYTE series event, Modern Learning is Perpetual Learning - How Do We Become the "Google" of Learning? Modern Learning Modern Learning Culture Content CurationBYTE Session Recap.

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Google Classroom – Should You Use It?

LearnDash

As we all know, Google is a force in many different facets of our daily lives. From a formal standpoint, Google scrapped their course builder program in favor of partnering with edX , but they still have other tools that are being leveraged across classrooms big and small.

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Google Plus: Initial Impressions

Upside Learning

It’s been quite an interesting week on the Google front, with the launch of one new service after another. The one making the biggest waves (if you pardon the pun) has been Google+ (plus). How will this evolve, considering Google’s products seem to be in a continuous beta?

Opening up #learning: Google in the exam room

Learning with e's

Learning is changing, but are schools systems and testing methods keeping pace with these changes? He suggested that we should now allow internet access into the exam room, because 'it reflected the way pupils learned and how they would work in the future.'

5 Reasons To Pay Attention To Google Glass

Upside Learning

We've been paying close attention to Google Glass, it is a unique wearable device that offers plenty for learning designers to be excited about. Future Learning Mobile Learning Google Glass Five reasons we think Glass is going to matter: Ubiquitous – always on, always there – we left computers behind on our desks when we left home or work, we carried […].

Big Data at Google

Jay Cross

To see Big Data at work, look to Google, where number-crunching on a massive scale has changed hiring and management practices. Measurements and analytics rule at Google. All people decisions at Google are based on data and analytics,” according to Kathryn Dekas, a manager in Google’s “people analytics” team. Google’s conclusions have a bearing on where CLOs should be focusing their efforts. Students in school learn to give specific answers.

Why Google Will Enter The E-Learning Industry

LearnDash

When you consider that e-learning (and now m-learning) is growing exponentially in terms of revenue generated, it’s not all that inconceivable to think that a juggernaut like Google would enter the fray to get their piece of the pie.

How to Create a Leaderboard for eLearning with Google

eLearning Brothers

After all, bragging rights go a long way towards reinforcing learning. Google Sheets and a little code provide the solution. I know a lot of you use Google Docs every day. I decided to use Google Sheets and GAS to create a sort of database and API for a Leaderboard.

4 ways to think more like Google and less like an LMS

Axonify

Here is it, the moment of truth as the questioning begins: “Where do you go first: your LMS or Google?” The sad fact is, no matter how robust and fantastic your learning content is, the LMS is generally a last resort destination when it comes to searching for content, visited only when required to complete some mandatory compliance training. A Google search takes one or two clicks. Locating workplace content should be as easy as searching Google.

eLearning: Google Gets Into Online Learning with "Power Searching with Google" Course

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  I have recently written about  how to use Google to search for eLearning images you can actually use  and  how to search specific websites using Boolean operators in Google search queries. Those  Those skills, however, are just the tip of the Google search iceberg. Starting today (July 10), you can take a free virtual course called "Power Searching with Google" straight from the folks at Google.

The Google Way of Building A Strong Learning Culture

SHIFT eLearning

Creating a learning-centered work culture isn’t that important unless you want to attract top talent, give your workers the tools they need to be successful and grow your business. Most, around 70%, of learning and development is still done through a traditional instructor.

Google Ditches Course Builder, Turns to edX

LearnDash

Not too long ago, I did a short review of the Google MOOC building platform , Course Builder. The verdict of that review essentially stating that Google has made an “okay” start, but the program could stand a bit of a face-lift. MOOCs online learning

How Google is Changing Education

eFront

There is no doubt Google has a huge impact on education. Google’s education initiatives focus on making learning magical for students, empowering innovative communities and building a foundation of technology and access. Google is even changing our brains.

The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce

Learnnovators

” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business! 70:20:10 Model in Learning & Development.

Google’s Android Training Initiative – Will it boost mLearning?

Upside Learning

On the 15th of December 2011, the Android Developer Relations team at Google launched the beta version of Android Training — a collection of classes to help developers build better Android apps using best practices in a variety of framework topics.

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9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier

eLearning Brothers

The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them. This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search. 3 Ask Google to Search a Specific Author. How can you ask Google to search the web for their work?

Snagit for Google Chrome Keeps on GIF’ing

Visual Lounge

We were GIFen no clues and it’s still a little bit of a secret but the wonderful Kelly Rush , Product Owner of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome , has asked me to GIF some ideas on the feature. As an example this is one I wrote for my Google Drawing example: Would it be possible to.

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’

Visual Lounge

In order to keep you from having to take multiple captures just to get the precise area you want, we’re taking some of the lessons we’ve learned on Windows and Mac, and applying them here. You can find regular updates on our TechSmith in Education Google+ Community.

4 ways to think more like Google and less like an LMS

Axonify

Here is it, the moment of truth as the questioning begins: “Where do you go first: your LMS or Google?” The sad fact is, no matter how robust and fantastic your learning content is, the LMS is generally a last resort destination when it comes to searching for content, visited only when required to complete some mandatory compliance training. A Google search takes one or two clicks. Locating workplace content should be as easy as searching Google.

Google Book Preview of "Learning in 3D"

Kapp Notes

Want a sneak peak at Learning in 3D: Adding a New Dimension to Enterprise Learning and Collaboration ? Here is a link to a Google book preview that you might enjoy. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE

Learnnovators

The post MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE appeared first on Learnnovators.

How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). And, ‘learning at the speed of need’ is the most significant factor that helps power up innovation.

Paper Cuts

Learnnovators

I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. I’ve been tinkering with it and, in the spirit of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week , I’ve decided to share with you what I’ve learned so far. The ROI for Google Cardboard is through the roof.

Integrate Your E-Learning with Google Docs

Integrated Learnings

Many learning management systems provide a way to administer surveys. In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to embed a survey created in Google Docs into a Lectora project. Get the embed code from Google Docs. You now have integrated Lectora with Google Docs.

Google’s Glass Project – Wearable Augmented Reality Glasses

Upside Learning

Google officially announced Project Glass yesterday. You need to be logged into your Google Account to view this post]. Imagine using glasses like this in the workplace; rather than being connected to Google’s services, the glasses connect with your own organization’s web services.

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!

Visual Lounge

*Video from the Live Google+ Hangout on Air will be posted here later today. We are excited for the upcoming release of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™! The post TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!

5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Google’s maze-like game platform, used for experimenting and training artificial intelligence technologies, has been released for public use. By making your training methods available for the public, and learning from others, you’ll be able to push innovation in employee training further.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. MOBILE LEARNING.

Infographic: How Google has changed what it means to do research

eFront

With almost 30 percent of the human population, or 2 billion people, using the internet; and 94 percent of US students equating research with using Google or other search engines, it comes as no surprise that 75 percent of students use Wikipedia and online encyclopedias for research.

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Top 3 E-Learning Programs To Become A Power Searcher

Learnnovators

Here are a few interesting facts (adapted from various research reports) related to the amount of time that we spend searching for information on the World Wide Web (WWW): Google is the most visited web site in the world. 43.78% of Internet users visit Google daily. A-GOOGLE-A-DAY.

Why Google Translate Is Not the Best Tool for E-learning Translations

CommLab India

Jim, who was running short of training dollars, used Google Translate to accomplish the task. Why is the output of Google Translate not very accurate? . To get the answer, we have to know how Google Translate works. Let us now look some other limitations of Google Translate. .

Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning

Xyleme

How is it that the Learning & Development organization—the group responsible for developing the company''s greatest asset, human capital—is often considered ''overhead'' ? So, what if L&D were able to provide a set of learning metrics that could be plugged into the corporate scorecard?

Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace

Learnnovators

I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now. The catch is that “social learning” cannot just be implemented or enforced. For social learning to thrive (i.e.,