Why Create a Virtual Classroom?

TalentLMS

Thanks to the plethora of educational technology tools available, eLearning developers can quickly create a virtual classroom. The question is, why should you create a virtual classroom? In the eLearning environment, an eLearning course is essentially a virtual classroom.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction. Synchronous Learning- Synchronous refers to eLearning offerings where you participate as part of a group and everyone in the group needs to be logged in at the same time.

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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. I looked at Virtual Classroom , Distance Learning , ILT , Teaching Distance Learning. I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses.

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Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know

Mindflash

e-Learning can be referenced as instructor-led training (ILT), web-based training (WBT), and even computer-based training (CBT). Synchronous: Synchronous learning refers to a learning environment in which everyone participates at the same time.

Boosting Course Design: 5 Easy-to-Follow Course Facilitation Techniques

TalentLMS

This is especially true for instructor-led training programs (ILT). The eLearning course in this case is hybrid, and can be facilitated as synchronous or a live session. Role playing within a virtual classroom has purportedly created improved interest in (and awareness of) the content.

The Corporate eLearning Ecosystem Explained

LearnUpon

Regular updates of data ensures the records on your systems are synchronized. Connecting your HR system with an LMS ensures that data is synchronized between the two systems and that user creation and update is automated. Webinar tools (Virtual classrooms).

Weekly Bookmarks (1-2-2011)

Experiencing eLearning

Four Steps to Effective Virtual Classroom Training by Ruth Clark : Learning Solutions Magazine. Four-step model by Ruth Clark on designing for synchronous online training via Elluminate etc. The article is from 2005 and has nothing earth shattering if you’ve been doing this a while, but it’s a solid introduction to how to use the tools effectively and blend synchronous learning with other forms. tags: e-learning synchronous instructionaldesign blended.

List of e-Learning Job Descriptions

Vignettes Learning

To promote innovation in the use of e-Learning/ILT benefit learning, teaching and research throughout the curriculum. Reviews the Company's programs of teaching and learning to assess their potential for on-line delivery and advise appropriate managers on which areas of the curriculum can be re-designed/enhanced using ILT and e-Learning. Leads the 'ILT Champion' initiative in relation to e-Learning.