Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

For almost a decade now, we’ve been hearing that these “emerging” technologies will become viable solutions to add to the L&D practitioner’s toolbox. ” This post summarizes what we explored, how we felt about it, what we learned, and what we plan to do next.

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

New Year is coming and we all are at the edge of planning and redefining a lot of things, so do the businesses and their learning departments. In this article, we would explore what’s in the store for the novel learning methods in 2016. Trend # 2 Augmented Learning.

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Special Report: Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

Technophobes would have us believe that technology is bringing about the end of the world one click at a time. Some artificial intelligence, machine learning and virtual reality innovations, however, beg to differ. That means the learning leader’s role will change.

Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap

Obsidian Learning

New post Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap on Obsidian Learning. I had the pleasure of being in London last week attending the annual Learning and Technologies 2016 conference ( [link] ) there. The technology has to work. Blended learning at its best.

Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

When you need solid advice about learning strategy and technology, which blogs come to mind? But as an independent analyst, I spend my days investigating which companies excel at driving learning technology forward. A must-read for learning technology decision makers.

How companies are rethinking their approach to learning technology

Docebo

This year, the group compiled data from previous studies and provided four critical calls to action for LMS-fueled companies that want to rethink their approach to learning technology. In short, the legacy systems have not managed to stay up to date with changing technology, so learners are left in the dust. The report outlines four critical calls to action that can help organizations rethink their approach to learning technologies : 1.

So, We Talked to a Vendor About Learning Technology…

CLO Magazine

Technology is absolutely everywhere, and like it or not, a great deal of the innovations that have evolved in the past few years are quite useful — for everyone. Learning leaders are no exception. How important is technology for today’s learning leaders?

Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read.

Wrestling Virtual Learning Technology Trauma to the Mat

ATD Learning Technologies

There is no perfect technology platform. That realization has freed us to successfully deliver great web training events no matter what happens with the technology! Want to Learn More? Editor’s Note: This post is excerpted from Bring Your Mojo to Virtual Learning.

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2020 learning technologies

Learning with e's

It's difficult to see much beyond the end of the year, so trying to predict what technologies we might see in schools by 2020 is like staring into a very strong spotlight. We don't know what informal personal technologies will look like in 2020.

From “learning technologies” to “social technologies”

Jane Hart

Social technologies now play a big part in everything we do, and it is quite clear that many knowledge workers use a variety of social tools and networks not only to help them get work done, but also to learn efficiently while on the job. Social learning

Taxonomy 101 from an Association Learning Technology Perspective

Web Courseworks

When approaching association learning technology from the perspective of supporting sensible information taxonomy for end users and administrators, there are a multitude of factors to consider. tags) to learning assets and objects? But what if you want more information?

Learning Technology’s Role in Recruiting for Culture Fit

CLO Magazine

MOOCS, massive open online courses, and small private online courses, or SPOCs, are increasingly popular learning and development tools, especially when it comes to onboarding and training. Andie Burjek is an associate editor for Chief Learning Officer.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Is it finally time for SCORM, the specification superstar of the noughties, to move over for modern learning technology? Online learning only worked on the LMS is was originally created for. Fails to Meet Modern Technological Expectations. Learning Record Store (LRS).

MOOCs and Adaptive Learning Technologies

Your Training Edge

Two of the biggest promises of CBT have been universal access to education (especially with the growth of online and mobile technologies) and adaptive learning—the ability to personalize learning experiences for individuals. What is adaptive learning?

New Year Resolution: Invest in Association Learning Technology

WBT Systems

Whether your association is planning to launch new education or certification programs, or revitalize and restructure existing programs, our suggestion for your new year resolution is to invest in association learning technology. New Year, New Goals, New Technology.

7 things you must do at Learning Technologies 2017

Sponge UK

Here are our 7 recommendations of what not to miss: Conference keynote by Thimon de Jong – Future change: living and learning in the connected society Experience interactive 360° video Get involved Attend a demo? News learning technologies

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Upside Learning

It’s no secret that effective learning cannot be achieved without a robust strategy. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Why You Need a Mobile Learning Strategy. How To Make The Right Call With Mobile Learning.

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Upside Learning

Learning as we knew it has undergone (and continues to undergo) a sea change. Today, we have new forms of learning like – blended, informal, social, mobile etc. Learn about some of these new approaches here. Top 10 Challenges Of Blended Learning.

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Upside Learning

As technology continues to infiltrate every corner of the K-12 educational space, mobile learning is slowly but clearly emerging as the ‘future’ of learning. Furthermore, you can learn some tips, techniques and best practices for developing mobile web apps.

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Upside Learning

As people increasingly embrace social media and new technologies with open arms, social learning, informal learning and blended learning continue to gain a strong foothold in an organization’s learning palette. How Blended Learning Will Change the World.

Why “70:20:10” Is Not Enough

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning demands placed on workers have exceed workers’ capacity to meet them. Our shared experience (things gleaned from others, informal learning we do via social networks, interactions with peers, etc.). Our individual experience (things we learn by doing).

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Upside Learning

Another technology that has found its feet not just in marketing but more so in just-in-time, self-based learning is Augmented Reality (AR). Besides this, our technology-tuned ears have also caught some scoop on iPhone and Flash; finally, the marriage seems to be on the cards.

The Ecosystem of Learning Technologies: 8 Points For Immersive Training

eFront

The abundant use of technology in all contexts of life, work, education, entertainment or any other you can imagine and we haven’t, has led to the development of an vast ecosystem of tech. Technologies in education and training are often “oversold and underused”.

Shining At #26 On The Top 100 Highest Ranking Websites In Learning Technology List

Upside Learning

And as such, our website has reflected information that is accurate and to the point. www.upsidelearning.com , our official website has made it to number 26 in the ‘Top 100 Highest Ranking Websites In Learning Technology’ chart.

Make Your LMS Work For Informal Learning Too!

CommLab India

There is so much of informal learning that goes on in organizations. An LMS can record all the learning that happens under your nose, provided you allow leniency to creep into your work process. All learning doesn’t happen within four walls. Promote Team-based Learning.

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Upside Learning

We have said this before and are saying it again; informal learning is the new ‘learning’. This is not to say that informal learning would act as a replacement to the formal mode of learning, but it is the synergy between these both that produces effective growth.

Are You Using Microblogging as an Effective Learning Technology Tool?

Clarity Consultants

But sometimes, it’s hard to get that one-on-one facetime that is so critical to helping people learn the ropes. Even team members who have been around for a while can benefit from the crowd-sourced information available from a larger group of compatriots.

Top 10 Learning Technologies and Talks at DevLearn 2015

WalkMe Training Station

DevLearn is like being a kid in a candy store…for training and learning techies like us. Education and learning has gone through some radical changes and the fascinating world of e-learning is booming. The Top 5 Technologies You Shouldn’t Miss.

Sponge UK introduces Axonify to Learning Technologies 2017

Sponge UK

NEWS: Sponge UK will be demonstrating Axonify, the world’s first Employee Knowledge Platform for the first time at Europe’s largest L&D event, Learning Technologies 2017 at London Olympia from February 1 to 2. All of the learning in Axonify is tracked and measured.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. This means leveraging new technologies to deliver non-traditional instruction.”- This is mainly because designing informal and social learning experiences for workplaces demands a diverse and unique set of qualities.

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Upside Learning

And if you are still caught in the traditional school approach, know why integrating technology in classrooms is not just the need for the hour but how can it benefit you. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further?

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

A Request for Proposal (RFP) is one of the most widely used yet controversial tools for learning management systems buyers. I’ve been involved in both buying and selling learning technology for more than two decades, and I know RFPs are incredibly valuable.

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