17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning


This approach aligns with research that proves we learn better when engaged in short, focused sessions, than hour-long sessions that cause information overload. THE QUOTE: “ I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. ”- Winston Churchill.

8 Tips When Creating Online Courses


Sure, these methods work but you don’t want to get “lost in the weeds” If you are looking for some simple techniques then consider the eight tips below (as originally shared by NexLearn ).

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Improve Your Emotional Intelligence and Foster Office Cooperation


Emotional intelligence (or your "EQ") is the " ability to monitor one''s own and other people''s emotions, to discriminate between different emotions and label them appropriately, and to use emotional information to guide thinking and behavior. Save over 50% (regularly $44/learner) on this course from NexLearn through October 29! How much do you know about emotional intelligence? Unless you have a psych degree or have already taken training in the subject (good for you!),

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

relates closely to the concepts Learning 2.0 , eLearning Tools , Corporate eLearning , Personal Learning , and Enterprise 2.0 ; the Tools Odeo , CollectiveX , Bea Pages , Apache Roller , and Dogear ; and the Companies NexLearn , Awareness Networks , Element K , and Mzinga. Again, I'll be curious to see if people find patterns in this information. David Fair - Learning Journeys Talk to him about graphics ( PNG , JPG ) and staying organized ( Tagging , Information Overload ).

Andy Whitaker "Matching Learning Paths w/Performance Using Tin Can" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

Example: NexLearn (simulation tool) Helping a 3rd party outfit their tool to contribute statements. Example: NHS Tracking formal and informal learning related to dementia care. These are my live blogged notes from Andy Whitaker''s concurrent session here at ATD TechKnowledge, happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any typos or incoherencies.

Gaming Learning

Clark Quinn

What she showed was that kids learned how to use an almanac, but didn’t remember the information pointed to by the clues. I’ve been thinking about games for the simple reason that I’m keynoting and doing a panel and a session about gaming and learning at NexLearn’s Immersive Learning University conference next week. Remember the game Where in the World Is Carmen San Diego ?

2014 Directions

Clark Quinn

NexLearn’s Immersive Learning University conference, January 27-30 in Charleston, SC, where I’ll be talking about the design of immersive learning experiences. The eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions will be in Orlando March 17-21, where I’ll be running a 1 day elearning strategy workshop, as well as offering a session on informal elearning. In addition to time for reflection on the past, it’s also time to look forward.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflecting on the e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering

Mark Oehlert

NexLearn : This one and the next fall into the category of "I like them because they are making it easier for people to do interesting things for learning." Nexlearn produces a tool called SimWriter which really makes the process of creating branching stories really very simple - that doesnt mean its easy - in fact I think one of the great lessons for people will be how quickly it can get difficult to add all the branches and nuances you want.