Create a Flexible and Engaging Learning Environment with Customized Learning

Lambda Solutions

Customized learning is a learner-centric approach. Learners make their own decisions regarding the content they want to consume, how learning is planned, and what the goals are. In most corporate settings, customized learning is supported by the use of analytics.

Creating a Personalized Learning Environment

eLearningMind

Personalized learning in the workplace starts with creating an optimal personalized learning environment. He takes a short quiz, logs off, and experiments with the colors himself, using the techniques he learned from the module. Personalized Learning in the Office.

Immersive training with 360° learning environments

Matrix

Immersive learning – the next step in corporate L&D. Corporate learning may seem like a long way from popular entertainment. A lot has been said lately about the new learning preferences and training has pretty much moved online.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment - How a Blog Drives Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

We decided to set up an ad-hoc social learning environment mostly using freely available tools. In this post, I summarize what we learned about the ad-hoc social learning environments. Blog is the watering hole A learning blog is so much a happening place! Participants had a lot to learn from each other. Interactivity adds fun We used Raptivity games to add fun to learning. Have you explored social learning enviroments?

The dawn of a new generation

E-Learning Provocateur

To explore the practicalities of user-generated content, the Learning Cafe sponsored a webinar entitled Learner Generated Learning Content – Possibilities, mechanics and chaos? Training is the front end of an employee’s learning & development.

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of a Virtual Learning Environment

KnowledgeAnywhere

Of course, you might also consider a virtual learning platform, in which case you would join the 81 percent of companies who provide at least some of their training online. What is a Virtual Learning Environment? A virtual learning environment is an online system that allows education materials to be transmitted through the internet to transfer knowledge from organization to employee, or teacher to student. Advantages of a Virtual Learning Environment.

Definition: Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment (MMOLE)

Kapp Notes

Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment: MMOLE is a genre of computer generated learning environments in which large numbers of learners interact with each other in a virtual three-dimensional (3D) world with the goal of learning. The avatars are able to move independently through the virtual environment. A method of tracking leaner progress for the formal elements of the learning environment.

The best option for virtual training is to get an LMS for online courses

Paradiso

The best way to increase your skills as a student or employee is by learning new approaches or skills through an LMS for online courses. This platform is specially designed to increase the learning experience that is carried out in a virtual way within the LMS platform. A learning management system, commonly known as LMS, is a software or a platform to deliver and manage online or e-learning courses. For them, the option of offline learning serves as a boon.

Personal learning environments, stickylearning and Alltop

Sticky Learning

This is just a short post to point you to another interesting tool for personal learning, it's called Alltop.I've I've focussed mainly on learning/business blogs - not surprisingly! All in all it's another good way of keeping your personal learning on track and up to date. I'll have more on Personal learning environments in another post in a few days time! Tags: Current Affairs Ideas Learning Learning 2.0

Learning Space Mash-up: Toward a Collaborative Personal Learning Environment

Learning with e's

One of the papers I will be presenting in September is entitled: "Learning Space Mash-up: Toward a Collaborative Personal Learning Environment". Firstly, I will be arguing that Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) will be the way forward for future distributed/blended learning.

ONLINE TRAINING: 5 Tips to Stay Focused & On Track

SET Safety

While useful to most, it can actually be a detriment to certain learners that find it difficult to stay focused and on track. Read on for SET Safety’s crash course in creating a positive learning environment and other useful tips. #1: The easiest way to lose productivity during self-guided learning is to allow yourself to be distracted. Tally simple milestones and track your successes, it will help minimize your failures while reinforcing the positive aspects. #5:

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How Experience API (xAPI) - Tin Can API Tracks Informal Learning

Designing Digitally

Organizations can break free of the restrictions that learning management systems dictate and release learners to experience learning beyond the classroom. Learning doesn’t need to take place solely in front of a computer screen and keyboard.

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Introducing Share&Learn

Jane Hart

Tweet I recently launched Share&Learn – a new collaboration platform where members can share links, resources, ideas, experiences, tips, etc about the use of learning and performance trends, technologies and tools, in order to learn from one another – both informally and formally.

Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning

Learnnovators

“One small step for e-learning technology, One giant leap for the e-learning industry.” Tin Can API (or ‘Experience API’) is one of the most extensively discussed technical topics amongst learning professionals all over the world today.

Why Your Existing E-Learning is Failing, and How MOOCs Can Help

Your Training Edge

Digital learning environments, like e-learning, online training, and massive open online courses (MOOCs), have without a doubt been the biggest influencers on corporate training practice over the past several years.

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Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

If we dispense with online courses in favour of PDFs, how can we incorporate interactivity into the learning experience? Enter the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). An ILE is a scalable and flexible learning environment. In other words, facilitate learning.

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Ingrain Immersive Learning…Get the drift?

Origin Learning

Nature creates paths and opportunities for those willing to learn, seek, know, and share …and that’s exactly what the social media platform and learning is all about. How about measuring the learning curve at the workplace? Are you longing to muscle up your learning?

Asynchronous e-facilitation: watching or listening?

The eLearning Nomad

On any learning management system there are heaps of opportunities to watch your learners and many (not all, mind you) learners have a good grasp of what you might be able to see. The way you communicate about your tracking power is essential here.

Why Artificial Intelligence Classroom Activity Is Gaining Ground

eLearning Industry

In this article, we discuss how new subfields of computer science align with the upgrading of administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of educational courses and training programs. Educational Technology Educational Technology Trends Virtual Classroom Virtual Learning Environment Virtual RealityTraditional LMS have popularized since their first introduction in the late 90’s.

Guest post: A Tipping Point in Learning

Jane Hart

Nic is actively engaged in interpreting the social media and social learning environments for clients. “Since it was started in March I have been active in Jane Hart’s highly successful Social Learning Community which now has over 700 members drawn globally from the whole spectrum of learning. It has become the community of choice for many leading thinkers in learning. Jane’s Share&Learn platform is a new concept. Tweet.

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Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis: The Thought/Action Wave and the Brain/Technology Wave are two particular learning principles that enable faster, cheaper and easier learning. The speed at which innovations propel these learning concepts are discussed here. __ I am not a surfer.

Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content.

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Covert Consulting: A Survival Competency for Today’s Training Organizations

Living in Learning

And Start Learning Continuously.” Capability – Knowledge, Skills & Abilities, Competencies & Attributes, Selection & Staffing, Performance Management, Training Programs, Curriculum Alignment/Maps/Tracks, etc. Environment – Organizational Design, Ergonomics, Measurement Criteria, Metrics, Internal/External Influences, Diversity, Culture, etc. Every performance consultant has pet labels and favorite gurus that influenced their own learning and approach.

Living in Learning is Resource #100 @ eLearningLearning

Living in Learning

Living in Learning is a new blog that renders rants, raves and ramblings of one who wakes up every day living in learning. Recent momentum centers on the evolution of training departments into business partners who create continuous learning environments. The current of learning matching the flow of business should yield a single velocity where learning and work are part of the same motion. The days of tracking training activity are long gone.

What is Blended Learning?

DigitalChalk eLearning

Blended learning has been a buzzword in the education industry lately, but what exactly is it? Blended learning is a term used to describe the way eLearning is being combined with traditional classroom methods and independent study. The post What is Blended Learning?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Personalized Personal Work Learning Environmental World

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, June 12, 2007 My Personalized Personal Work Learning Environmental World Tony Karrer asked in the comments on my PLE post yesterday , Im curious if you distinguish your learning environment (tools, skills, etc.) from your work environment (tools, skills) in any significant way (especially in the context of tacit work)? Learning never stops, does it?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Open Simulations vs. Page Turners?

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. e-learning environments with high navigational freedom have better long-term retention." So all of my clients who require that lockstep navigation be in place -- who want to force the user to go through the content in a linear fashion in order to ensure that the user has processed the information (but not necessarily learned it) -- all these folks have it wrong?

Time Management in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Each learning environment requires facilitators to develop certain skills to promote learner success. In fact, I believe time management is one of the key competencies facilitators must develop for this learning environment.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Foucault, Control and the LMS

Mark Oehlert

This is something I have been thinking about since Boston and the e-Learning Guild conference where I described instructional design as being a schema for control. Spreading them out as a yes/no proposition is the fast track towards the kind of polarization that keeps change from happening.

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Moomis

Clive on Learning

As someone who uses Moodle as a tool to support blended learning projects for several of my corporate clients, I was interested to hear Mark Tointon's speak at the recent eLearning Network showcase about some new add-ons for Moodle which are specifically designed to support corporate use of the tool. CPD hours/points are added automatically to users' records for any e-learning courses they complete.

6 Emerging Technologies in Education

LearnDash

It certainly is an exciting time to be involved with learning and technology. Virtual learning environments are one example of cloud computing. One example is a group of K-12 students using an iPhone to gather and track GPS-tagged bird sightings for a WildLab proram.

Is there anything Moodle can't do?

Clive on Learning

Over the past two months I've been working extensively with the open source virtual learning environment (VLE) Moodle. Starting as a complete beginner, I have found Moodle extremely easy to learn (in spite of pretty awful online help) and I have been able to create what I want in surprisingly little time. I've been using it in three ways: To provide support for a predominantly classroom-based course (pre and post course activities, forums, wiki, etc.).

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What Is The Difference Between SCORM And Tin Can API?

Origin Learning

SCORM is the most widely used e-learning standard as it allows any SCORM conformant content to be operated with any SCORM conformant LMS and vice versa, thus saving huge amount of resources that would have to be spent on tailoring each piece of content to every different LMS.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): and later Mark will try to figure out what is going on in the PLE debate.and fail.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Funny Funny (not safe for work) e-cards | Main | Three Panel Soul.required comic strip reading » June 13, 2007.and later Mark will try to figure out what is going on in the PLE debate.and fail. Tony Karrer has a great compendium of the posts at the heart of evidently a raging debate on the existential nature of personal learning environments.

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