What is our role in online learning?

eLearning 24-7

The question in what is the role of online learning in today’s world? Is its only goal to provide students with courses and topics that rather than be just in the classroom are now/available online? . What is online learning’s role in all of this? But the “learn” part is the key here, because learning means many things, especially when it is utilized in the online world. E-Learning 24/7.

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Nine Amazing Online Learning Facts

CommLab India

The number of companies using e-learning is increasing with each passing day. A study by Research and Markets predicts the global e-learning market will grow at a CAGR of 17.81% during the period 2016-2020. Let us now look at a few interesting statistics about online learning.

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3 Simple ways to gamify your online learning

Docebo

Gamification can help you create a more engaging learning experience. But, make sure you don’t simply take a game and apply it to your learning. Here are three simple ideas to help you get started with using gamification in your online learning.

3 ways of creating video-based online learning: An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

It is a well-known and accepted fact that videos improve the effectiveness of online learning. There are many ways of creating a video-based learning module. Here are three strategies that have shown exceptionally positive response from our cauldron of online learning experience.

The Role of Virtual Classrooms in Modern Blended Learning

InSync Training

Live online learning has been a part of the corporate learning mix for nearly two decades. The modern workplace has evolved so much that the way we work and learn is almost unrecognizable compared to 20 years ago.

Role of Video Conferencing in Education

LearnDash

It should come as no surprise then that the use of live-streaming video is gaining popularity within online learning settings in education. One in three indicated that they will attend a virtual classroom or use distance learning in the coming academic year.

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The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ The future of e-Learning is wide open! Learning doesn’t just happen during business hours in the office or in the classroom. What kind of objections (and misconceptions) do we hear about online training? How will e-learning evolve in coming years?

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Megatrends in MOOCs: #10 The Changing Role of the Instructor

Your Training Edge

In this series so far, we’ve explored how massive open online courses (MOOCs) are changing the nature of learning. We’ve looked at how they can help foster learning organizations, promote lifelong learning, facilitate collaboration, and even provide just-in-time performance support.

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10 tips for improving retention with online learning

Growth Engineering

If you’re a learning manager responsible for delivering training to hundreds of employees, you’ll have a pretty keen idea of the importance of knowledge retention. Well, pretend you’re not a learning manager for a minute, and let’s take a look at the issue through a learner’s eyes.

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Online Learning for Career Progression

PulseLearning

Online learning is an important tool to further your career and gain new skills that enable you to climb the corporate ladder within your current organization. Read on to learn more about how your organization can maximize professional online learning. Become acquainted with the online learning environment. Learning online is not taking the easy road. Understand your learning goals. Take the opportunity to learn new skills.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

is an incisive article by @Josh_Bersin on the way Gen Y views the world of work, leadership, career progression and learning. They will expect and demand to learn differently — social, mobile and cloud will play a big role. This post, as the title says, is about Corporate Universities (CU) and the role of MOOCs therein. I have written about MOOCs in Workplace Learning here (Launching a MOOC) , here (Designing a MOOC) , and here (Some Points To Consider).

The student will become the master! But how? Adapting the Feynman 3-Step Mastery Technique to Online Learning

Association eLearning

As the old adage goes, “to teach is to learn twice”, and mastery comes to those who apply what they’ve learned. Consider giving your learner the virtual role of explaining the new policy or skill to another new trainee.

4 Awesome Online Learning Games for Articulate Storyline [Infographic]

CommLab India

Nowadays many organizations are using game-based learning to meet their training needs. Gamified courses go a long way in engaging learners effectively and creating a fun-filled learning environment and this is the key driver for the huge growth in its adoption.

Lynda.com Graduates to Next Level of Online Learning

CLO Magazine

After LinkedIn acquired online education company Lynda.com in 2015 for $1.5 Whether courses are from Lynda, home made or acquired from third parties, they will now all be available via LinkedIn Learning,” said Kevin Simon, senior director of product for platform.

Customer Satisfaction and the Role of L&D

Growth Engineering

The ease and convenience of online shopping has had a huge impact on the high street, with time-honoured brands like Woolworths and BHS disappearing. The post Customer Satisfaction and the Role of L&D appeared first on Growth Engineering.

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How to Avoid These Three Pain Points for Online Learning

Rapid eLearning

The other day someone asked what I thought the three top pain points were for online training or elearning. E-Learning Pain Point #1: Courses are Boring. Talk with your potential audience and find out where the content comes into play with their daily roles. Want to learn more?

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Role of Interactivity in eLearning

CourseArc

Include a Variety of Learning Activities – Most eLearning interactions contain both visual and auditory elements, but depending on the content and objectives, instructional designers can add simulations, games, drag and drop interactions, hands on exercises and assessments that support high levels of engagement. While interactivity can play a vital role in designing effective eLearning solutions, it needs to fit an overall learning methodology.

Enhance Your Sales Training with Online Learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

It is common knowledge that well-trained sales teams play a critical role in the success of today’s organizations. Keeping this in mind, sales managers are moving towards the quickest, cost-effective, and result oriented methodology of training – e-learning.

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Simulations in Online Learning

Your Training Edge

Simulations are also useful in online learning. Online learning has changed the way we impart knowledge to participants all over the world, but it has also created some unique problems. Now consider how you can use virtual simulations to reinforce learning.

Why You Need Online Learning Nuggets for Product Training

CommLab India

How can you impart good product training online? What does it take create e-learning courses for product training quickly, in a cost-effective manner? Microlearning refers to the delivery of learning content in the form of information nuggets. Learning gaps can be closed rapidly.

Amazing Online Learning Games Developed Using Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

What does it take to develop a good gamified e-learning course? One of the key elements in the development of effective gamified online courses is the choice of the right rapid authoring tool(s). 4 Amazing Gamified Online Learning Examples. Games are the new normal.

5 Tips for Designing Effective Online Learning and Training"

Designing Digitally

5 Tips for Designing Effective Online Learning and Training. This is the era of online learning and training. E-learning provides an opportunity to reach out to diverse and geographically dispersed groups of learners.

Online Learning Trends Enhancing Employee Productivity in 2017

TOPYX LMS

One industry that is constantly changing is online learning, also referred to as eLearning. New online learning trends consistently rear their heads. Corporate Online Learning Trends Can Boost Employee Productivity . Each year brings a colorful array of online learning trends, especially in the corporate realm. Various eLearning trends have marked 2017 as one of the most influential and evolutionary years in the history of online learning.

Online Learning Activities to build Learning Communities

TalentLMS

Online learning is seldom complete without reinforceming activities which provide evidence that learning did take place. When designing any online activity with social media as an engagement strategy, the instructor must bear in mind Bloom’s Taxonomy (Sylvia, 2014). Active learning requires learners to think critically and reflect on what they know, as they actively engage in learning activities to make meaning of the content and acquire knowledge (Steveredes, 2012).

5 Ways Scenario-based Online Learning Can Pave the Way For GCP Training

CommLab India

Go for scenario-based learning! How Scenario-based online learning helps in GCP training. Assume you want your employees to learn about the three phases of a clinical trial – preparation, execution and close-out; you can give them a scenario. Saves learning time.

Learning Technology’s Role in Recruiting for Culture Fit

CLO Magazine

MOOCS, massive open online courses, and small private online courses, or SPOCs, are increasingly popular learning and development tools, especially when it comes to onboarding and training. When you have the right person in a role,” Evans said.

When Should You Choose Self-Paced Learning vs Live Online Learning?

TalentLMS

So, the question is: when should an organization choose self-paced learning versus live online learning? The basics of self-paced learning Self-paced learning is, as the name suggests, learning that moves at a pace set by the student.

Tips To Convert Your PPT into an Effective Online Learning Course

CommLab India

One big risk in using “converted” PowerPoint presentations as the basis for online learning is that when a PowerPoint is converted into an online course (with maybe only a quiz at the end), it not only lacks instructional value, but also has a negative impact on learners.

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Five Ways to Make Online Learning Engaging

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

A new complimentary whitepaper titled 5 Creative Ideas of using Raptivity in Online Training outlines five innovative ways to make online learning interesting and engaging with the help of learning interactions. Using games such as crosswords, TV shows and board games and to make learning fun and exciting. Simulations where user gets to play a role in a situation and apply knowledge to decision making.

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Avoiding Information Overload in Online Learning Environments: An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

The effectiveness and impact of technology-aided learning in the corporate sector is unquestionable. With the aid of technology, training and learning has become more accessible to a wider spread of corporate learners, no matter where they are located across the globe.

The Role of e-Learning in Building and Managing Organizational Talent: A Case Study

G-Cube

The online learning course successfully encapsulated the relevance of EOS and empowered the managers to utilize EOS for the benefit of the organization as a whole. For instance, communication plays an important role in utilizing the benefit of EOS.

The Role of Scenario-Based Learning in Online Training

CommLab India

Life’s approach towards learning is altogether different. Life won’t make you sit in the classroom or in a training session and provide learning material to equip you for a test. Check this blog to see how scenario-based learning works best for corporate training.

The survival of higher education (1): Changing roles

Learning with e's

Such change and disruption has been in the background of my thinking about learning technology for the past decade. In May 2000, I was invited to present two keynote speeches about the role technology would play in the future of higher education. E-Learning Groups and Communities.

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