The Big Idea: Unlearning
JANUARY 31, 2017
eLearning Big ideas Cognitive biases Learning trend Unlearning Webs of KnowledgeUnlearning is one of those new(ish) terms that are becoming very popular. It isn’t as much about forgetting what you know, as stepping back from it to be able to see it differently. Basically “unlearning” refers to learning what you may already know, in order to understand it better and from a different perspective. Nobody […].
8 eLearning Design Ideas for Graphic Designers
JANUARY 23, 2015
For example, don’t use a light bulb or thinking bubble icon to represent an idea. Keep a sketchbook or online idea book to draw or jot down something when a new idea sparks. What eLearning design ideas do you have? I invite you to share your design ideas below.
Organizational Learning in the Age of Ideas
The Peformance Improvement
MAY 27, 2016
That “Steam Engine” mindset, as described by Jonathan Gifford and Mark Powell in their new book, My Steam Engine Is Broken: Taking the organization from the industrial era to the Age of Ideas , creates a command-and-control culture that has become a barrier to success in companies today.
10 eLearning Game Ideas for Instructional Designers
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
One idea might be to have the Easter egg display a redemption code for a free soda or treat, redeemable at the Training/HR Department. These ideas and many other gaming strategies are up for grabs. eLearning Instructional Design Our Favorites Resources eLearning Game Ideas
The complete eLearning journey
As an eLearning designer wouldn’t it be great if you could take charge of your eLearning environment right from storyboarding your ideas to generating responsive eLearning courses to being able to effectively deploy and track your learners’ performance
Good Ideas Are Not Enough
APRIL 30, 2013
The post Good Ideas Are Not Enough appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Ignaz Semmelweis was obsessed. Giving birth was a dangerous activity in the mid 1800′s. In Europe the mortality rate for new mothers averaged around 10%. At the time no one knew the exact cause of death.
4 Ways to Make Our Ideas Stick
DECEMBER 29, 2016
I’d like to share my top 4 ideas from the book that I think are helpful for instructional designers. The idea sticks. But the idea sticks, doesn’t it? Well, these are just a few of the ideas I wanted to share with you.
Ideas For ELearning Engagement
JANUARY 7, 2016
Instructional designers can easily add some engagement points in even the shortest of elearning courses to “spice it up” If you are creating an online course and are trying to figure out ways to create learner engagement, then check out the list of ideas below.
8 Effective Scenario Ideas for Instructional Designers
OCTOBER 16, 2013
Scenario Ideas for Instructional Designers. Since you’ve read this far (or scanned this far) I’m going to give you an extra bonus scenario ideas! The post 8 Effective Scenario Ideas for Instructional Designers appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
They have a built-in support group to ask questions, share ideas, and evaluate. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital.
Engaging Ideas for Designing Learning Videos
MARCH 28, 2014
It is always a good idea to mix up techniques to keep presentation styles fresh and engaging. So next time you are thinking of creating a video for inclusion in your elearning, consider some of these ideas.
Ideas About Games and Learner Assessment
SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
So here are some articles and ideas about using games for assessment of the application of skills and measuring a level of learning. Just read an article in our local newspaper that indicated the state of Pennsylvania spent $30 million dollars last year on testing.
Lingua Tweeta and other ideas
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Eventually I try some of these ideas out with my students. Often I share those ideas and outcomes on this blog. It's gratifying when people listen to these ideas, try them out and then come back to tell me how well they have worked.
IDEA: Crowdsourcing Course Content
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
This doesn’t mean that the course ideas is a bad one. In fact, many courses that don’t see the light of day are great ideas and would do very well. People love the idea of working together to accomplish a common goal.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
delivery that has gone from an idea to a. a particular team or function to share ideas. to the idea of content curation – something we identified. the future of learning Everything we do at Kineo stems from a simple idea: If we design a.
What Sharing Ideas At Work Does For Us
SEPTEMBER 7, 2015
There are many benefits from sharing ideas at work. I thought it would be good to write this because I occasionally hear people talk about sharing creates stolen ideas and in return fighting over those stolen ideas. There are other thoughts on why sharing ideas at work shouldn’t be done but my focus on why it’s a good idea is based on this opposition. Every time I share ideas with others and have a discussion with them I get better.
25 Story Ideas For eLearning
The eLearning Coach
OCTOBER 19, 2016
In the past decade, there has been much written about how well people learn from stories. Here is an inspiration list of stories you can use for eLearning, culled from film and fiction writing books and websites. eLearning Design
Learning, making and powerful ideas
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
My last post explored Donald Norman''s ideas around perception and the design of every day objects. 1980) Mindstorms: Children, Computers and Powerful Ideas. This is number 31 in my series on learning theories.
How We Get Ideas for Serious Games
MAY 21, 2014
but also part of my idea generation process for the games I design. I want to incorporate that same idea into the learning game we are developing. Last month, I shared a game evaluation worksheet I use when playing games.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
Diagnose: Sue has a general idea of what she needs to improve, but she knows she needs to get more information to better diagnose and understand her skill gaps. Would the ideas we propose here help you. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.
Ideas to Shake Up Your Training
JULY 17, 2015
I had the pleasure of facilitating the July Learning Event: Creative Thinking Cap – Ideas to Shake up Your Training, hosted by the Central PA Association for Talent Development at JPL. We focused the session on idea generation and the use of creativity and creative writing for learning. We are all looking for “new ideas” to engage the learner. Every attendee in our group shared experiences and left with new ideas to incorporate into their organization’s learning environment.
Culture before Content: 3 Steps for Warming Up Your Organization to the Idea of Microlearning
APRIL 15, 2016
So, in order to get your organization micro-ready, you’ll likely need to do some homework to help people warm up to the idea. After all, we’ve been conditioned to accept the traditional idea of institutional learning since we were 5 years old.
Hey buddy, what’s the Big Idea?
JANUARY 28, 2013
That’s fine and dandy, but it … Read more › big idea events UncategorizedMost events we go to are about listening to other people talk about the great things they’ve done. Or, listening to industry gurus talk about the best way to do one thing or another.
10 Ideas to Create Engaging eLearning Courses
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Here are ten ideas to create captivating online courses that your learners just can’t leave Today's learner has ample avenues to seek out information. As an eLearning designer, you have competition!
Quick Ideas about Problem Solving Games
FEBRUARY 13, 2013
Here are a few ideas about creating a game to teach problem solving and creating a game to actually solve a problem like FoldIt. To teach problem solving, design a game where the learner : Assumes a role. Partakes in meaningful in-game dialogue. Navigates a complex storyline. Feels challenged. Immediately is immersed in the environment. Manipulates variables within the game. Assumes a lifelike avatar with a 3 rd person perspective. Interacts with the environment of the game.
21 Ways To Get Visual Ideas
The eLearning Coach
APRIL 29, 2013
These resources may give you ideas and strategies for approaches to visual design. Post from: The eLearning Coach 21 Ways To Get Visual Ideas. Graphics
Ideas For Designing Non-linear eLearning
The eLearning Coach
DECEMBER 10, 2013
Ideas to design enriching learning experiences. Post from: The eLearning Coach Ideas For Designing Non-linear eLearning. eLearning Design
Simulations in Application Training: Is it a Good Idea?
APRIL 22, 2015
Continued training efforts are required for companies to stay ahead of the competition and keep employees’ skills up-to-date or in compliance with the law.
Where to get Ideas for Learning Games, Gamification or Simulations
MAY 7, 2013
Even playing board games with the perspective of a game designer can provide ideas. Answering these questions and playing these games will provide you with an excellent foundation from which you can brainstorm ideas for your own learning games, gamification and simulations. Sneak peak from theupcoming The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook. The best place to start to design a game, gamificaiton experience or simulation is to play games, lots of games.
eLearning on iPads – 10 Bright Ideas
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
While exhibiting at ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 and Learning Technologies 2013, we seem to have severely underestimated the interest and demand we would have for our little pocket ready-reckoner on “ eLearning on iPads – 10 Bright Ideas ”! Sorry!
LUC 2016 Recap: Sharing Bright Ideas in Sunny Florida
MAY 26, 2016
We’re back from the 2016 Lectora® User Conference—and we brought a lot of bright ideas with us. Between sessions, attendees could stop by the exhibitor booths (BranchTrack, RELATE, and eLearning Brothers) and go to the Idea Center to write their bright ideas with chalkboard markers.
Top 7 Internet Tools to Brainstorm Ideas for Your MOOC
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 7, 2015
In order for an MOOC to work, it needs to be built around an intriguing idea that will capture the attention of every single participant, be it a student, or an employee of the company. Easier said than done, because great ideas don’t exactly grow on trees.
50 ideas to change L & D
MARCH 14, 2014
Yesterday I read a post on TeachThought called 50 crazy ideas to change education and I tweeted it. The smell of change is in the air! Andrew Jacobs was on Twitter and he responded and the following conversation ensued: @C4LPT @TeachThought Was just reading that…inspiring me to think of similar for L&D. Andrew Jacobs [.]. Social learning
How to Add Depth to Micro-Ideas
OCTOBER 7, 2015
The ideas of most micro-learning today is stuck with just creating content, the same way rapid eLearning has been practiced. This suggests that workers use the goals of the tasks and have the ability to find the micro-idea to help them do the work. What we do have are micro-ideas.
5 Ideas to Improve Retention Rates in E-Learning Courses
SEPTEMBER 25, 2016
Well, here are a few ideas that can help you. These are my ideas on how you can help your learners recall information for months after training. Do share your ideas. Whatever your industry, you need skilled employees.
New ideas in a digital age
Learning with e's
MARCH 13, 2012
How are new ideas spread through society? But these media were used to spread ideas, news, and views that were often sanctioned by the broadcasting channel or publisher. This kind of transmission of ideas was less filtered and more closely aligned to the culture it was aimed at.