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The Ultimate Brain Food: Performance Support | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Web-based learning portals are the ultimate brain food — extending brain power by positioning learning and How-To reference material close to the job, 24/7. According to Urban Dictionary: Your exobrain (or exo-brain) is your extended brainpower from the information you have access to from your computer or the web.

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Social Learning pays off! A Success Story

Origin Learning

Secondly, given the scenario of inter-connectedness and interdependence that are perceived as two dominant factors of the learning atmosphere (in the context of rapidly changing technologies), encouraging learning by sharing and collaboration and using a single portal in a device-agnostic way threw open the gates of learning for the client!


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The Social Learning Revolution in eLearning


Social learning is an age-old learning and teaching strategy, backed by many cognitive scientists. While retouching social learning theories is a requirement for this article, we cannot overstate the benefits this effort can incur for training professionals. What is Social Learning? Why Social Learning?

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

She is in a graduate school program and is a great self-directed learner: I’m learning about things like instructional theories, learning theories, how to tie learning to performance, how to tie learning to business requirements, and ways to measure all these things. platform.

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Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

Some HR and learning organizations are eager to move this extended enterprise agenda forward, but it’s not easy for those who have always operated inside the employee training “box.” ” Their education and experience is focused on instructional design, learning theory, content quality, and training efficiency.

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How You Can Use Social Learning To Engage Your Learners

EI Design

It has been part of our learning mechanism all through and there are several theories to support this claim. The 70/20/10 Model for Learning and Development, social learning theory, and Active Learning theory in particular make a great case for social learning.

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Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Taxonomy of Learning Theories - E-Learning Provocateur , January 12, 2010. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010. The problem with E-learning games - Stoatly Different , February 5, 2010.