State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Recently, I conducted an emerging technology survey related to e-learning and the results show that end users are utilizing technology more then ever before and are seeking product features that LMS and content authoring tools, do not offer at this current time. With an increase in e-learning sales a, projections of 7.1 For end users in the e-learning market, it is clear they are following the market. Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. 62% Voice enabled.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

I especially love it when it happens in the e-learning industry. Innovators and Risk Takers – emerging technology integrated, new ideas, pushing the envelope in what is possible in e-learning/social learning/m-learning, coming up with something that has never been done before – risk takers. You do not want to switch, but your current LMS, doesn’t have the social learning or any social learning features I need or want. Voice 6.0.

LMS vendors: R u hearing us?

eLearning 24-7

One vendor asked if you wanted to learn more about their product and sent you to their help desk to notify them of errors or issues with their system (hmm, not likely to buy one from these guys). Social Media & Social Learning – LMS Style. A surprisingly number of vendors who offer some form of social learning, whether it is the minimum – a FB like page, micro-blog, even some form of app sharing or collaborative tool, do not have any social media on their site.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

As the camera goes over the buildings, a series of voices say, “something is going on down there&# , well in the LMS world; something is going on down there. But with LMS vendors jumping into the mobile learning sector, at least in some cases, it may be a tad misleading. Craig Weiss, Analyst and Author of E-Learning 24/7 blog (me). To Learn more and register for this one time online amazing event, please click I’M Intrigued. E-Learning 24/7.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

As the camera goes over the buildings, a series of voices say, “something is going on down there&# , well in the LMS world; something is going on down there. But with LMS vendors jumping into the mobile learning sector, at least in some cases, it may be a tad misleading, especially with smartphones. Craig Weiss, Analyst and Author of E-Learning 24/7 blog (me). To Learn more and register for this one time online amazing event, please click I’M Intrigued.

Transforming Training Through E-Learning In India

G-Cube

E-Learning is transforming education sector in a very innovative manner. Any age group can get the best benefit of e-learning and excel in their chosen career path. The presence of an instructor is not required and learners can decide their own time and venue for learning. This provides a great amount of flexibility for the learner, allowing learning to fit in within their busy lives. e-Learning

4 Incredible Ways Technology is Fostering Smarter Communication

Your Training Edge

Technology voices free opinions via videos posted on independent channels. Thanks to YouTube, you can now have your own channel to voice opinions, share perspectives and connect with a large community of global audience. “It’s not a faith in technology. It’s faith in people.”. Steve Jobs, Business Magnate. When it comes to bringing people together, it is impossible to deny the significance of technology.

LMS – Before the Launch

Upside Learning

It has become apparent to me over the years that the companies that succeed, whether it be a tech project, learning project, or just policy changes in general are companies that integrate stakeholder engagement into change management within the organization as part of the culture. With today’s LMS technology, nearly every vendor offers the functionality of learning portals per audience, so the first step in stakeholder engagement would be to identify those audiences.

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3 Stupidly Simple Ways to Profit from E-Learning

LearnDash

As an e-learning professional, there is no doubt that you have come across certain things in your career that would be of value to other e-learning professionals. Personally, I always encourage my fellow e-learning pros to share their knowledge, and more often than not, I am met with reluctance. By creating your voice, you find that there are people who want to connect with you, who disagree with you, who agree with your views, and who generally want more.

eFront Sites for Inspiration

eFront

If you are using eFront as a learning management system, content management system or virtual learning management system please leave a comment to add your site at the top of the following list. ? link] efront Highly affordable Voice (Singing), Piano, Music Theory, and Songwriting online classes from Berklee College of Music graduate. link] egitim Chinese learn English site.

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4 Ways Smartphones are helping People Learn a new Language

mLearning Revolution

Being a ubiquitous device in mobile learning, a smartphone has done almost all of the unthinkable, especially in helping learners master a foreign language. A 2012 survey done by the University of Colorado, revealed that 14% of instructors and 60% of foreign students use mobile phones for language-learning purposes. Voice Recognition Technology. Its page on O2 suggests that the handset comes with Siri, a valuable voice recognition software in speech learning.

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The Ultimate LMS Implementation Checklist

LearnUpon

Not only can a learning management system (LMS) centralize your training, it can also save you time and lower training costs. So, once you’ve chosen your learning management system, how do you go about successfully implementing it? . For example, maybe you want to facilitate social and informal learning through an LMS forum , enabling your employees to support, and share knowledge with their peers. Plan your portal structure. Blog Learning Management System

Tips for Successful Event Capture

Abila

For example, they may say, “Oh, my voice is booming; I don’t need a mic.” Review Recorded Assets – Once editing is complete, you should review everything that’s uploaded into your learning portal to determine if you need any additional editing. At Community Brands, we built a content portal that includes 145 recorded education sessions from our inaugural user conference, Xperience 2018.

5 Best Practices of Implementing Blended Learning

CommLab India

Hybrid learning – a learning methodology that combines the flexibility of technology-enabled learning with the benefits of human interaction afforded by a classroom. How can you formulate the right hybrid learning strategy? What does it take to harness the full potential of blended learning? Well, here are five sure-shot tips to come up with a winning learning blend. Design the Learning Blend Based on the Learning Outcomes.

DevLearn, Reflected #dl10

Learning Visions

I showed off a project I did for Paul Mitchell – a Moodle learning portal for sales reps complete with a program on color basics, interactive product knowledge br ochures, a virtual salon to apply what they’ve learned and convince a salon owner to go with their products, and a final challenge. My voice is shot from that experience…that’s for sure. Kudos to Brent Schlenker and all of the eLearning Guild team for putting on another great learning geek fest.

Bob Mosher on Informal Learning and Performance Support

Learning Visions

Informal Learning: Are We Missing a HUGE Opportunity? with Bob Mosher of Learning Guide Solutions, presented by Massachusetts Chapter of ISPI and sponsored by Kineo. Part of the problem w/training is that people can’t recall – performance support helps you remember and decode what you learned. We don’t need performance support tools that start, “In this lesson, you will learn…” Captain Sully used a job aid to land the plane on the Hudson.

5 Things We Learned at Degreed LENS Lite 2020

Degreed

Most importantly, we came away with some important — no, scratch that — vital takeaways relevant to any business, and of course the learning, HR, and talent spaces. . Learning Technology Works Best When it Helps Transform Learning Culture.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Taxonomy of Learning Theories - E-Learning Provocateur , January 12, 2010.

Looking ‘Under the Hood’ of MOOCs

e-Learning Academy

There’s lots of excitement about MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course); new business models and prestige for education institutions, new opportunities for people from around the world to access learning. Online learning has been around since the 90’s, so frankly I don’t get the hype that MOOCs seem to be causing. So, ensure what they are required to do is meaningful, relevant and interesting – a ‘value add’ learning experience. E-Learning Strategy Our Changing Practice

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning. So we’ve compiled a list of free tools and resources in 7 categories: 1) Learning Technology Offers. 3) Learning and Business Services.

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

While there are a couple of vendors out there who have incorporated e-mail that can go to outside to people, rather than just within the learning management product, the overall space isn’t doing it. I see this as one of the most important features for any learning management system, open source or commercial. Innovation drives the market (regardless if it is e-learning or not). Mobile learning value is there, expands a system who offers extended enterprise.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Active Learning. Active learning is a strategy focused on encouraging learners to actively participate in training. Examples of active learning activities include practical tasks and problem-solving conducted in small groups. It’s a five-phase framework that instructional designers use; a guideline for building effective training and learning support tools. In today’s fast-paced learning environments, the AGILE method is often seen as more efficient than ADDIE.

12+1 TalentLMS customizations that will improve your users’ eLearning experience

TalentLMS

TalentLMS understands how important it is for your learning portal to match your visual identity and general branding (down to the tone of your communications), and it gives you several customization options to help you achieve just that. Having your TalentLMS-based eLearning portal sport your logo is as easy as it gets. 2) Customize the colors of your portal. 10) Customize almost any element of your portal using CSS.

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. They want to be a relevant, useful voice in today’s learning community conversation. A must-read for learning technology decision makers. Open source LMS Totara topped our list of 2016 learning industry thought leaders.

7 Holiday “treats” from our team

TalentLMS

So make your voice heard, share something for free! A Google Chrome plugin that adds the following mass actions to your portal: 1) coursestobranch – You can add all courses to a branch or remove all courses from a branch. Install it on your browser and it will automatically add these features to your TalentLMS portal. Learn anywhere and anytime. Online learning has evolved and can now be fun and interactive.

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User Friendly or Hype?

eLearning 24-7

The number one reason people leave their current system or purchase a different e-learning product? I have seen over 150 systems, 80 plus authoring tools, dozens of web conferencing products, mobile learning, quiz assessment tools, CMSs and learning portals, and not everyone of them meets those two statements. Learning Management Systems, LCMS, Learning Portals. Authoring Tools (Rapid E-Learning). We have a voice. E-Learning 24/7.

eFront sites to check out

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 3/30/2010 eFront sites to check out Here are a few eFront sites you might check to get a few ideas about your own implementation. link] Highly affordable Voice (Singing), Piano, Music Theory, and Songwriting online classes from Berklee College of Music graduate. link] Turkish educational site [link] Chinese learn English site.

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E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

That smartphones were the answer to mobile learning. Social learning? While they still offer the LMS as we all know it, and its “learning&# approach, they are really driving into the TM space. 2 Mobile Learning. Then in some circles it was the smartphones and the power of social learning with said smartphones. From the makers of Upside Learning. 3 Social Learning. E-Learning 24/7.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning apps. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Situated learning (learning within context in a community of practice) grows thanks to augmented mobile reality. Learning Analytics 6. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. Most learning vendors tout their ‘expertise in instructional design’ as a key reason as to why we should engage them to produce learning content. learning is a mix of formal and informal , not one or the other. May 2010.