8 Ways to Drive Employee Engagement in the Virtual Classroom

KnowledgeAnywhere

The importance of online learning in a modern work environment is difficult to overstate. 1) Customize Your Learning Paths. For increased engagement, you can even consider building a virtual classroom environment in which your employees can plot their own path. At this point, you might be tired of gamification, the concept that has been predicted to revolutionize the training for years. 4) Ensure Mobile Capabilities.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Bob Little is a writer , commentator and publicist who works globally, specializing in the corporate online learning industry. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. There’s lots to be learned! Virtual classrooms.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? 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.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 7

Upside Learning

7 Predictions for the Gaming Industry in 2010. Here are 7 predictions for what to watch in 2011. Virtual classrooms: Online education is changing school hours, buildings, interactions. Technology in the Classroom should include these 7 Learning Tools.

What the Corporate LMS Market Tells Us About the Future of Online Learning in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

. The corporate LMS market tells us much about the future of online learning in the workplace. But, before we dive into this topic, let’s take a moment to ensure we are on the same page with our definitions of ‘LMS’ and ‘online learning’: LMS – ‘LMS’ stands for ‘learning management system’. A learning management system is a software application designed to deliver educational courses, as well as track, report, document, and administrate them. LMS-based learning).

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

One of my most popular posts each year is my list of predictions. In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009.

Vision 2016: An Interview Series with the Interactive Learning Thought Leaders

Raptivity

Our plan is to interview Raptivity’s Interactive Learning Thought Leaders on their vision for 2016, in context of the eLearning industry. The debut interview, that is being featured today, is with Caryl Oliver, Managing Director – Learning Solutions. Caryl is an eLearning Consultant and has been a leading voice in online and mobile learning for some 12 years. She is also a founding director of the International Association for Mobile Learning.

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

Last year I laid out in January my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008. In my post, 2008 2009 - written in December 2008, I looked at how well I did in those predictions, and my results were pretty good, not perfect. 1 - "Self-Directed Learning" Increases Due to economic pressures, companies are going to reduce training budgets to a point where it doesn't make sense to create content on marginal topics. Especially as employers move more towards self-directed learning. #10

The big question: predictions for 2010

Clive on Learning

The Big Question for January in the Learning Circuits Blog is, rather predictably, what are your predictions for 2010? I’m happy to participate in the sure knowledge that nearly all so-called expert predictions in practically any field prove to be miles off the mark.

Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008

Tony Karrer

The Big Question this month are Predictions for Learning in 2008. Here are my predictions, but realistically they are more about trends in eLearning and eLearning Software. Prediction #1 => eLearning 2.0 - Increasing Pressure It's safe to predict that you'll be hearing more and more about eLearning 2.0 tools by learning professionals ( More eLearning Bloggers). Specialized tools for mobile professionals.

Training Method Trends

Clark Quinn

He recently provided me some information about what learning delivery methods were being used and particularly if they were trending up or down. Some things that jump out at me: Contrary to a lot of what is being said out there ( The Death of the Classroom ), classroom still dominates as a delivery method and is actually going up. Synchronous (virtual classroom, virtual meetings, etc.) My prediction about Games. ( Oh, here was my prediction.

What the Corporate LMS Market Tells Us About the Future

TOPYX LMS

. The corporate LMS market tells us much about the future of online learning in the workplace. But, before we dive into this topic, let’s take a moment to ensure we are on the same page with our definitions of ‘LMS’ and ‘online learning’: LMS – ‘LMS’ stands for ‘learning management system’. A learning management system is a software application designed to deliver educational courses, as well as track, report, document, and administrate them. LMS-based learning).

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Weekly

Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Mobile , Mobile Learning and iPhone. Webinars and Virtual Classrooms. Any predictions on what we’ll see as the hot topics in 2010? Tags: eLearning Design Development Learning mLearning MobileLearning sociallearning software technology Tools Training Twitter

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 Applications in Learning (24) Free - Web 2.0

It’s not a surprise when change comes slowly

Clive on Learning

As the authors point out, if you went by the themes of most l&d conferences, blogs and magazines, then you’d believe the classroom was in terminal decline and that self-paced e-learning tutorials were being fast replaced by games, sims, 3D worlds, and all forms of social and collaborative learning, much of it mobile.