The dawn of a new generation

E-Learning Provocateur

So the formal training needs to be sustained, and a powerful way of doing that is with an informal learning environment. Now, I don’t mean simply uploading the user guides, but extracting the information and re-purposing it in a structured and meaningful way on-screen.

Why is problem solving at home so much easier (and more productive) than problem solving at work?

Axonify

Information is quickly found, digested and applied. Now, imagine a work world where access to relevant, time-of-need information is just as accessible – and yes, highly productive. Video transcript: If one of the pipes under your kitchen sink starts to leak, what would you do?

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Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

While formal training also has a place, more and more organizations are aligning towards informal ways of organizational learning. On-Demand Learning is a type of informal learning that is ‘learner-led’ – where the learner moves along the course material, undirected and self-paced.

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

Intro: If you want to learn how to fix a pipe, solve a partial differential equation, write software, you are seconds away from know-how via YouTube, Wikipedia and search engines. Informal Learning Web 2.0The Peeragogy Handbook. How to Use this Handbook.

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Why AR

Clark Quinn

I’m sure there’s lots more that could be done (there were some great games), but I’m focusing on simple information that I would like to see. This is the type of information I might want while viewing the flower through the screen (or glasses).

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Gamification in E-Learning – Are you really learning?

eLearning 24-7

Take a look at the following: It says, “This is not a pipe” You say, “wait it is a pipe” But it isn’t (if you know what it is, place it in the comments section). I’m an addict. An addict for games.

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Again, I'll be curious to see if people find patterns in this information. Ken Allan - Blogger in Middle-earth Ken talks about everything including some that come up for me Writing a Blog , Analytics , Communities of Practice , Photoshop , Pipes , Firefox , RSS. David Fair - Learning Journeys Talk to him about graphics ( PNG , JPG ) and staying organized ( Tagging , Information Overload ). We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community.

6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom

Learning Rebels

Have your participants create their own job aid out of the information being given to them. Even if they scroll through the photos later with the intent to delete, they are still reviewing information previously captured.

7 Mistakes to Avoid When You Record Your Computer Screen

Visual Lounge

Hunting for your login information can mess up your momentum. Whether it’s your kids, spouse, housemate, or dog, Murphy’s Law guarantees they will unceremoniously pipe up at an inopportune time during your recording.

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Compliance Training: Cheers or Jeers?

CLO Magazine

It manages cognitive load effectively, not overloading the user with vast amounts of information. This isn’t a pipe dream. If you said the words compliance training to your employees, what would their reaction be? Would they jump for joy, smile, roll their eyes, or run for the hills?

The Promise Of 3D Learning

Upside Learning

Yet, as I trawl the web looking for successful implementations of such 3Dverses for learning, I find very little substantive information about companies implementing such systems with any reasonable success.

7 Mistakes to Avoid When You Record Your Computer Screen

Visual Lounge

Hunting for your login information can mess up your momentum. Whether it’s your kids, spouse, housemate, or dog, Murphy’s Law guarantees they will unceremoniously pipe up at an inopportune time during your recording.

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What We Can Learn From The Blue Man Group

Kapp Notes

They play PVC piping, drums which emit a colored liquid and provide a variety of information through a large screen with words and images along with rhythmic drum beating and audience participation.

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Is your company ready for the iGeneration?

Matrix

A pipe does not break only during weekends. Information used to mean power; now, information is on its way to becoming the greatest currency to reaching power.

7 Steps for Effectively Handling Customer Complaints

KnowledgeCity

While you’re at it, try out some of these effective listening tips from Forbes : Don’t interrupt: You might be tempted to pipe in while the customer is providing his or her side of the story. Now is the time to probe with respectful questions until you have all the information you need.

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Culture before Content: 3 Steps for Warming Up Your Organization to the Idea of Microlearning

Axonify

This familiar ability to find, consume, and share small pieces of targeted information in a moment of need is actually microlearning in everyday life. using a YouTube video to help fix a broken pipe). Microlearning is a hot topic right now—and for good reason. Providing solutions that align to the science of learning and fit into employees’ regular workflow should get people plenty excited. But, the reality is, not everyone may share your enthusiasm.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins

Mark Oehlert

» June 03, 2007 Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins Sam Adkins at Ambient Insight passed along a link to a post on the Social Strategist that I just reading through now but which does a compare and contrast between some of the emerging tools for creating mash-ups. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Using Analogies and Metaphors to Enhance Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Analogies and metaphors create a scaffold in the learner’s mind allowing new information to be added on top. And electricity is often compared to water flowing through pipes. My mom was a junior high and high school home-economics teacher when I was a kid.

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Altered perceptions

Learning with e's

By adjusting the headphone pipes, he fooled Don into thinking he was hearing noises from one direction, when in fact the reverse was true. We use not only light but also colour, to perceive our environment around us and extract enough information from it to act decisively.

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Compliance, LMS and Content – Boring You Bet, Then again.

eLearning 24-7

Enabled people go back as many times as they wanted to learn the information – acquire the knowledge and build upon that. Acquire information and build it. The goal is to focus on the key information, the right information and stick that in the course. It is not about shoving all the information, let alone the document into the course. When it comes to course marketplaces though, everyone gets the same thing – the same information and so forth.

Set up shop with the new Shopify – TalentLMS integration

TalentLMS

By integrating TalentLMS with Shopify, you can use the platform as a marketplace for your TalentLMS courses, exchange and share courses and customer information between the two platforms.

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Mise-en-scène in eLearning

Focus Learning Solutions

Holmes is doing his Holmes thing, but it's the scenery that does the heavy lifting—the iconic pipe, the timepiece dangling from his vest, the books and paper stuffed in the cabinet behind him, the London smog coating the world outside. None of that information is in the course.

Google Wave - Learning Environments - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Learning to teach through video | In the Library with the Lead Pipe , October 14, 2009. How to steer your client away from an information dump , October 13, 2009. Learning to teach through video | In the Library with the Lead Pipe , October 14, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. October 9, 2009 to October 16, 2009. Upcoming Free Online Events. New Possibilities with Mobile Learning 2.0. Wednesday, October 21, 2009. Mobile Learning Gains Momentum. Wednesday, October 21, 2009.

Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)

Jay Cross

The social business captures value through capturing tacit information, fostering collaboration & discovery, filtering information flow & finding patterns, and transforming exception processing & making processes resilient. Installing fat pipes for backbone connections.

The Big Question: How to assess learning initiatives…

Jay Cross

How do you assess whether your informal learning, social learning, continuous learning, and performance support initiatives have the desired impact or achieve the desired results? Why single out informal, social, and continuous learning? That’s a pipe dream.

The New Corporate Learning Ecosystem: Coexistence at Work

Talented Learning

Imagine that your organization is informed in real-time about individual and program progress, as well as relevant business impact. Sounds like a pipe dream, right?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Someone buy me this poster

Mark Oehlert

Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

For instance, when I was in the Instructional and Performance Technology master’s program at Boise State University, the books required for my classes included The Performance Consultant’s Fieldbook by Judith Hale (included a CD with several consulting templates), Systems Thinking Basics by Virginia Anderson and Lauren Johnson (an easy-to-read workbook), and Analyzing Performance Problems by Robert Mager and Peter Pipe. By Shelley A. Gable.

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

You can also use word clouds as the basis for writing a poem, for studying another language and for comparing two pages of information. Mashups let you combine and remix information, media, content, web applications and services in new ways. Two mashup platforms are Pipes and Scrapplet.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

From there, McCloud tweaks and modifies that earlier definition over a series of pages, winding up with his own definition: “Juxtaposed pictorial and other images in deliberate sequence, intended to convey information and/or to produce an aesthetic response in the viewer.”

Land of Plenty Broadband – Threat Or Opportunity for the Learning Function ?

Learning Cafe

There is plenty of information available at the NBN website. While video based learning will be possible as the broadband pipe opens up, the more significant shift will be use of media rich, interactive 3D environment and simulations.

Why is problem solving at home so much easier (and more productive) than problem solving at work?

Axonify

Information is quickly found, digested and applied. Now, imagine a work world where access to relevant, time-of-need information is just as accessible – and yes, highly productive. Video transcript: If one of the pipes under your kitchen sink starts to leak, what would you do? If you’re like me, you’d probably Google “fix broken pipe” and then use the resulting articles and YouTube videos to help you try to take care of it yourself.

Culture before Content: 3 Steps for Warming Up Your Organization to the Idea of Microlearning

Axonify

This familiar ability to find, consume, and share small pieces of targeted information in a moment of need is actually microlearning in everyday life. using a YouTube video to help fix a broken pipe). Microlearning is a hot topic right now—and for good reason.

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