Experience is the New Learning
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
Experience is the new medium of connecting and learning! Exposure to concerts has two outcomes: people are encouraged to listen and the learning quotient is aroused! Origin Learning Solutions has taken the next leap. Are you interested in exploring the VR dimension in learning?
The Learning Side of Sears
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Nguyen is the vice president of learning and performance at Sears Holdings Corp. – Over the years, he’s learned that when companies are in a state of transition, that’s often the most opportune time to do innovative work. The platform honors all of these learning experiences.
Your Brain on Learning
APRIL 6, 2017
When the brain learns, it acquires information through a person’s various senses, and this information travels along the synapses to the short-term memory. But only in roughly the past decade have conversations on how the brain learns appeared in talent management circles.
Microlearning Should Be Mobile-first
MARCH 30, 2017
Imagine learning a new leadership skill while waiting to board a plane. Only eight more trophies to win that Arizona vacation. This is the promise of microlearning: relevant, modularized and personalized learning at your convenience.
How to Cultivate Accidental Genius
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
He will be speaking at the fall CLO Symposium+ in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Monday, Sept. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Strategy discoveries learning moments serendipityCompanies looking for the secrets to innovation may want to time-travel to London of 1928.
Wal-Mart Jumps Firmly Onto the Employee Education Investment Bandwagon
JULY 21, 2016
Wal-Mart associates can now earn their high school diploma and a career certificate at no personal cost with the help of a new partnership between the company and Cengage Learning, an educational content, technology and services company.
Flipping Over Teaching and Learning with Technology
JANUARY 22, 2013
While the technology itself isn’t new, the discussion about how these technologies can improve teaching and learning has taken on a new urgency. The intersection between teaching, learning and technology. Steve Salik is the Director of Learning Technology for the W.
Future of Education 2020 Summit
MAY 31, 2015
Big data can help Arizona State University refine their algebra course to near perfection, but unless they go off campus to look at the world of work, no data will tell them whether algebra is worth studying at all. (I Arizona State has put an entire first year curriculum on line.
Why Humble CEOs do Better (and How You Can Train for Humility at Work)
JUNE 27, 2016
According to a 2014 study by Arizona State University, humble CEOs kept satisfied managers who reported feeling more engaged, more confident, and more motivated to collaborate than those who worked for less humble CEOs. A humble person can see the strengths in others and learn how to harness them for the greater good. Developing Leaders Learning and Development The Millennial Workforce ceo humble humility leadership leadership development
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] November 28-December 1, 2011 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Multimedia Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. Clayton R.
Learn by Doing: Get Faster Every Lap
JANUARY 26, 2012
What brings people out, time and again, is the simple demonstration that “he who learns fastest wins, but winning once does not guarantee winning again.” They exemplify the difference between learning by watching, learning by miming, and learning by doing.
CLO Symposium Plus: Are You Ready for the Talent Economy?
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
At the fall 2016 CLO Symposium Plus, presented by Chief Learning Officer magazine and held at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona, learning as an influential partner in talent management wasn’t just an idea, we saw it on the ground. Eric Weiner.
How to Give Gen Y the Learning They Want
JULY 18, 2013
Susan Cantrell, a research fellow at the Accenture Institute for High Performance, said the study underscores a potential discrepancy between the expectations of both new graduates and employers in terms of learning and development. We give them meaningful projects where they are continuously learning. We feel that Gen Y employees will learn faster and be more productive quicker if they do more on-the-job training.”
eLearning Conferences 2013
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
link] December 1-5, 2012 Learning Forward Conference, (Learning Forward is the new name for the National Staff Development Council, NSDC), Boston, Massachusetts, USA. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia.
Observe the Supreme Court, Become President, Negotiate Peace with Online Games
OCTOBER 27, 2009
Backed by the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University and Georgetown University, the Our Courts project is designed to teach middle students. with many mini-games that students can play to learn more about the law.
Arizona News Media discovers New frontiers of web in classrooms
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
FEBRUARY 14, 2007
There may actually be something to this whole blogging, wiki, podcasting thing ;-) UPDATE: 2/14 Oh and looky here.apparently, according to this newspaper article iPods have become a big part of distance learning. This always cracks me up. Way to stay on top of the new trends guys. Wow, thanks Star-Telegram. You've certainly scooped your peers on this one
Training Grants for Businesses By State
DECEMBER 9, 2013
Upon entering the professional world, everyone learns the same lesson—education doesn’t stop after school. Learning is a life-long pursuit and often so much of our professional skills are shaped on the job, as opposed to in a classroom. Arizona. Arizona Commerce Authority.
Dispelling the LMS Myth
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
He was recognized throughout the e-learning and learning communities. I live it, perhaps too much, yet the other day I came across a learning blog informing its readers that in order for the LMS to survive: Must become modular. Social learning – in many cases it is a more robust than your standard chat, discussion, etc. Advertising and Politics are leaders of perpetuating myths to their audiences (and no, I’m not talking about e-learning or learning).
Brittany's Summer Learning Playlist
JUNE 22, 2016
I’m an Arizona girl who made the move the the Pacific Northwest, so I’ve been counting down the days until I can put away my jackets and raincoats and pull out the sandals and sunscreen.I I’ve also been looking forward to Summer because it’s a great time to break away from routine and learn something new. I have been bookmarking interesting new courses from OpenSesame and made my own “Summer Learning Playlist”. Got any summer plans or learning goals of your own?
The Most Popular Blog Posts for 2016
DECEMBER 8, 2016
The act of reflection is a major learning theme for me this year and reviewing the year's blog posts is a great reflection exercise. How to Improve Learning Retention by Over 300% - Hint: Don't Bore Me!
Excellence in Content
DECEMBER 5, 2016
Learning in Practice Awards 2016. Recognizes vendors that have created superior customized and/or off-the-shelf learning content. Learning Delivery LIP 2016 Providers Learning In Practice Awards
How eLearning works in the medical industry
APRIL 21, 2015
Such laws can vary by country and specialty (with Arizona, for example, requiring an average of 40 hours of CME every two years, while some countries demand frequent re-certification for doctors and nurses to maintain their licenses). Interested in learning more?
The Back Channel and the Rule of Threes
MARCH 3, 2012
Says Dave… I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning. The backchannel is an excellent resource for learning from a conference or event that you are unable to attend in-person. The return visit rekindled my enthusiasm for what we’d learned and done in Sedona.
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
link] or [link] December 1, 2010 UNESCO-Commonwealth of Learning Policy Form on Open Educational Resources (OER): Taking OER beyond the OER Community – Policy and Capacity, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France. January 12-14, 2010 Learning and Technology World Forum 2010, London, United Kingdom.
My Twitter hero
MARCH 1, 2011
The article stated: One customer, Jennifer Hellum, sought customer service after the glass top on her Pottery Barn table shattered in the extreme Arizona heat last summer. I could draw a parallel to e-learning and bang on about maintaining consistency over multiple modes of delivery, but I figure that’s a no brainer so I won’t waste your time. Several weeks ago, I deposited a cheque for £122 into my local bank account, but it was paid in as $122.
The Designer’s Toolbox
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
Most of the three dozen people convened by the irrepressible Aaron Silvers for a recent retreat in Sedona, Arizona, would say they’re designers, but not instructional designers.
LEARNNOVATORS GAZES INTO THE FUTURE OF E-LEARNING WITH JAIME CASAP
APRIL 15, 2015
Learnnovators, a leading e-learning company in India, has Jaime Casap, Chief Education Evangelist at Google, Inc., as the guest in their latest edition of “Crystal Balling with Learnnovators” – a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of learning. In this exclusive interview with Learnnovators, Jaime Casap shares his insights on the role of technology in today’s learning and education. It also offers its own learning platform, Learnosphere.
eLearning Conferences 2012
DECEMBER 23, 2011
The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. January 2012 January2-4, 2012 College Teaching and Learning Conference, sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Orlando,California, USA. link] January5-7, 2012 International Conference on e-Education,e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning (IC4E), 3 rd , Hong Kong, China. link] March 20-21, 2012 Enterprise Learning !
Jaime Casap – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
APRIL 17, 2015
Jaime evangelizes the power and potential of the web, technology, and Google tools as enabling and supporting capabilities in pursuit of creating powerful learning models. Jaime is also an adjunct professor at Arizona State University, where he teaches classes and guest lectures. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning.
“Labels Do Matter” A brief look at IBSTPI Competencies for Instructional Designers
Coffee and Design
APRIL 17, 2014
Klein (originally Arizona State University now with Florida State University).
The EdTech Bowl - UCF defeats Baylor
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
JANUARY 2, 2014
Since I live in ARIZONA, and the Fiesta Bowl is a pretty big deal, I thought it might be fun to start a little Bowl game of my own. University of Central Florida Instructional Design and Technology When I view the UCF site I see plenty of degree options and programs focused on 21st century learning technologies like Modeling and Simulations. That search really did remind me how strong this University is when it comes to cutting edge learning technologies.
mLearning: What The Future May Look Like
There Is No Chalk
MAY 13, 2009
I attended the Greater Arizona eLearning (GAZeL) Association's recent meeting at Arizona State University's SkySong here in Scottsdale, and was treated to a great presentation and talk on the current state of mlearning (mobile learning). Brad Boute of (r)elearning blog and Ann Boland of OHE Associates presented, and it was a very instructive and eye-opening couple hours full of facts and debate.
State of the Union Address – Post Script
JANUARY 19, 2016
On rooftops from Arizona to New York, solar is saving Americans tens of millions of dollars a year on their energy bills and employs more Americans than coal — in jobs that pay better than average.”. It’s the lesson of Iraq, and we should have learned it by now.
eLearning Conferences 2010
NOVEMBER 19, 2009
link] December 2, 2009 Security and Defence Learning : International Forum on Technology Assisted Learning and Training for Defence, Security and Emergency Services, 5 th , Hotel InterContinental Berlin, Berlin, Germany. into Your e-Learning Mix , eLearning Guild Online Seminar.