How to Create ELearning Course with Course Patterns


release we changed the concept of course creation by adding an embedded course builder and predefined course patterns: a learning path-based, a webinar-based and a materials-based one. In the JoomlaLMS 2.0

Game Element: Pattern Recognition

Kapp Notes

Many games involve creating, identifying or predicting a pattern. Pattern recognition is the ability to recognize order in a chaos or to see relationships in disjointed information. Patterns can be found in concepts, ideas, and series of words, symbols, numbers, and images.

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Changing Behavioral Patterns Through Education


Fun fact: Whenever you perform the same task, or encounter the same situation a couple of times, your brain inevitably begins forming behavioral patterns specific for the situation or the task at hand.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning


Let’s look at some patterns of interaction. So what are the most common patterns of interaction in a live learning environment that can be recreated in the eLearning context? In the tutoring pattern of interaction, the expert and learner interact on a one-on-one basis.

Technology Enabled Learning: Complimentary Training Patterns

Your Training Edge

Can we think of enhancing their value through some training patterns, which compliment them in various aspects? In search of this question, I found some complimentary training patterns that go hand in hand in e-learning design. Your training pattern must be consistent.

Create Custom Art and Pattern Brushes in Illustrator Part 1 of 2

Adobe Captivate

Here, I’ll discuss some tools I use when creating my airplane “profile style” art. These are my techniques, and by no means the only way to get the job done. I hope these help you with your projects! Video illustrator

Pattern Recognition, Neoterics and moving on.

Mark Oehlert

Now I'm thinking about my fav passage from William Gibson, @GreatDismal, and his book Pattern Recognition : “We have no idea, now, of who or what the inhabitants of our future might be. Pattern recognition” . Between Neoterics and Pattern Recognition.we Like a lot of people, I read Anil Dash's " The Web We Lost " and I read Hugh MacLeod's corollary piece. I'm split on how I feel here.

What you see is what you think

Learning with e's

Gregory describes top-down processing as a perceptual hypothesis - we form this hypothesis by testing what we see against our previous knowledge and understanding - in other words, we match patterns.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning


Let’s look at some patterns of interaction. So what are the most common patterns of interaction in a live learning environment that can be recreated in the eLearning context? In the tutoring pattern of interaction, the expert and learner interact on a one-on-one basis.

Share Best Practices - Patterns

Tony Karrer

Dodged that bullet. :) Patterns and Knowledge Work I understand the concern that when you share best practices, you may come out with very different results. Making sense generates cues and allows one to recognize patterns, both in the nature of the problem and response.

-Describe and identify patterns in the

E-learning Uncovered

But these are not exclusively patterns of organization. As Hacker herself says, these patterns are sometimes called methods of development. Randall Decker uses the

Pattern-Based Writing

E-learning Uncovered

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Always Be Consistent Most of the Time

Association eLearning

If it didn’t come up that would be breaking the pattern you’ve become accustomed to. There needs to be a pattern in order for a pattern to be broken and when a pattern is broken people take notice. Courses that don’t have a pattern in the first place end up being a mess.

Interesting Learning 2.0 Pattern

Tony Karrer

There's something really nice about this pattern Found via Brent - 23 Microlearning exercises (23 Things). It has 23 Tasks over a 9 week period that helped them get you up to speed on what Web 2.0 is all about. It's a great list and the nice thing is that they offerred a free iPod as a reward for getting it all done. What a great idea. It's a bit similar to what I had done in a learning experience that was a six week online course - see Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0

Wikipatterns - A Pattern to Emulate

Tony Karrer

Found this via a post on EdTechPost: Wikipatterns It provides patterns for various roles and adoption patterns. What's great beyond just finding out about Wikis is the beauty of how the information is presented - as patterns. FAQs are a great tool, patterns applied like this is also a good tool


Blog Post Updates - Effective Pattern?

Tony Karrer

Is there another Effective Pattern ? As part of the Tools Set 2009 series, my first post was Browser Keyboard Shortcut Basics. I was a little surprised that this didn't come up as one of the more popular items recently when I did my Top 20 Posts for Q1 2009. Now I've got a couple of additional things to add to this information, and it raises a question that I often face: What do you do when you have an update to a prior post? I feel like each of my options have drawbacks: 1.


Collective intelligence patterns

Clark Quinn

In his presentation on The Landscape of Collective Intelligence, he comes up with four characteristics of design patterns (or genes, as he calls them): What (strategy), Who (staffing), How (structure & process), & Why (incentives/alignment). This is a really nice systematic breakdown into patterns tied to real examples. I had the good fortune to get to meet Tom Malone way back when he was working on what makes computer games fun (cited in my book ).

Patterns at Play – Fundamental to Games

Upside Learning

However, there were some individuals who went one step beyond – they immediately notice what most term as a ‘pattern’. Perhaps all games can be regarded as composed of patterns of play. Can you see the pattern in the Regifting game? Spoiler Alert : How did I find the pattern?

International eLearning Usage Pattern Differences

Tony Karrer

While usage patterns vary quite significantly based on the individual and the content, I've seen similar general patterns. Saw CBT/WBT - who likes it ? where the author states: In Europe and USA many of our on-line students seem to take courses outside work hours. But they do it in short bursts of activity. In Asia (and particularly Cambodia, Thailand and Malaysia) we note that students do much longer periods of study in one session, but mostly during work hours.

Cartoon: ‘We’re all about ‘no fear of failure,’ but this pattern of intentionally screwing up…’


Everyone’s afraid of something. Personally I’m afraid of snakes, heights, and poor writing (so you can imagine how I felt about Snakes on a Plane !). But failure has never bothered me much. In fact, I’m kind of a fan.

CCK09: Connectivism and Constructivism

Experiencing eLearning

From a connectivist standpoint, the response to a huge amount of information isn’t to look at the individual pieces, but to look at the patterns. The human brain is designed to look for patterns, and that’s a big part of connectivist theory. Magnetix.

Create Custom Art and Pattern Brushes in Illustrator Part 2

Adobe Captivate

Here, I’ll discuss some tools I use when creating my airplane “profile style” art. These are my techniques, and by no means the only way to get the job done. I hope these help you with your projects! Video illustrator

Informal learning patterns

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Learnscaping describes a dozen learning patterns, e.g. processes that organizations are using to improve performance through networked informal learning. patterns. His recent post, Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 , details two sorts of patterns for optimal enterprise 2.0

David McCandless #CALDC3 Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

He demonstrated the power of insight by tapping into the power of our pattern matching cognitive architecture. . David McCandless gave a graphically and conceptually insightful talk on the power of visualization at the Callidus Cloud Connections.

Thoughts on Patterns and Writing on Medium

Mark Oehlert

So I wrote a post about patterns , something I actually think is very important. Now I have to decide if I''ll use it more.that would be a pattern. I''m not breaking up with Typepad but I did want to try out Medium. I hope you enjoy the post but I also wanted to mention my thoughts about using Medium as a publishing platform. . First reaction - look to blank to me - where are all the WYSIWYG editor toolbars?

Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning


It’s the process of collecting data, discovering meaningful patterns from it and transforming it into fact-based insights. Another important concern is finding the exact correlation between the data patterns and learner behavior. I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’.

Global Virtual Teams: What’s Working? What’s Frustrating?

InSync Training

Watch the entire replay to learn about the cultural assumptions you need to let go of for success, habits you can build to increase your cross-cultural listening abilities, and how to develop an effective communication pattern that ensures clarity in the virtual environment.

Wikis, Learning, Pattern Maker, & Ideas

Big Dog, Little Dog

Pattern Maker - Repper. A free-to-use pattern creator that turns your images into eye-catching designs. Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage - Matthew Clarke in Boxes and arrows.

What Does xAPI Adoption Look Like?

ATD Learning Technologies

Aaron Silvers describes two popular patterns of how xAPI is being used by developers. Many organizations adopting xAPI are doing similar things, even with different tools and different technologies supported. Click here to read full version

Experiencing E-Learning » Patterns in Instructional Design Responses

Experiencing eLearning

Patterning, Layoffs, Corporate Culture, & Science

Big Dog, Little Dog

Meaning is made through patterning - Live Journal. Jeff Knight's video on instructional design. More Companies Are Cutting Labor Costs Without Layoffs - New York Times.

Looking for patterns in clouds

Jay Cross

Wordle creates beautiful word clouds from text, tags, or RSS feeds. This morning I pasted the URLs of fifteen blogs I frequent into Wordle just for the hell of it. Here's the result. Here's a larger pdf of the same image.


Technology changes Everything

Jane Hart

He explains that in his contact with instructional designers, he has noticed that … Following tradition, doing what is recommended by many authoring tools, and patterning one’s work after […].

Like A Cheat Sheet For Mobile Learning Design

The eLearning Coach

That’s where design patterns come in. Are you hesitant to get into mobile learning and mobile performance support? Would it be easier if you had a way to think through how users will move through your program and how you will structure it?

Exploring Learning Analytics: How is it affecting corporate learning?


Identifying successful learning activities and patterns: From the true picture of the learner experiences, it is possible to identify learning activities that are successful for the majority of learners and patterns that lead to the success of the learner in the long run.

Add Visual Depth to Your Lectora Courses

eLearning Brothers

At this site you’ll find hundreds of beautiful patterns, all available for free, ranging from natural fibers to high tech geometric patterns to popular grunge styles. You can even try out any pattern by hovering over your desired pattern, then clicking the PREVIEW button.

67% find company training/e-learning of little or no value – according to the Learning in the Workplace 2013 survey results.

Jane Hart

The Learning in the Workplace Survey has now been taken by over 600 people, and although it is still open if you want to cast your vote, I am going to release some interim findings here today as the pattern of results has been pretty stable for some time now.â?¦