Using Pattern Libraries for Accessible Elearning: Insights from CSUN 2018

The Learning Dispatch

He’ll introduce using pattern libraries for accessible elearning development, explaining how they can make your development process more efficient. . I’d like to briefly discuss what I took away in terms of standards , process , patterns libraries , and testing , and then wrap up with how learning and development teams can use these perspectives to make online training and related digital content more accessible. How Can Pattern Libraries Help Ensure Accessibility?

Animation in Web Design and Examples and Nonexamples: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

#BLPLearn is our way of saving all of the great content our team curates… and sharing it with the wider community. We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. We’ll usually include some commentary from the original team member who found the article, too. As we all know, I’m a follower of web design trends.

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23 Free eLearning Resources Loved by L&D Teams

gomo learning

Continuing on the theme of saving eLearning designers time and money , the Gomo team has been sifting through the internet’s many libraries of free and open-source images, videos, sound files, fonts, templates, and software. Subtle Patterns.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 I discussed the fact that there was a common Adoption Pattern that went from personal adoption to work groups to organization. I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary and particularly my use of the course wiki as the basis for putting course notes, having each team put up their work, etc. Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Web 2.0

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Should My Training Team Use a Style Guide?

The Learning Dispatch

Yet, given the chance, a training team should still, to the extent possible, work within the confines of a style guide. For the team, for the designer, for the learner. Accordingly, having a consistent set of style guidelines across web, printed material, training, and other modalities can help build a sense of organizational consistency. There are several aspects of print design that just don’t transition to the web. The post Should My Training Team Use a Style Guide?

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Simulation Based Learning for Better Learner Engagement

Magic EdTech

5) Technology – Today, it is possible to analyze student usage data by integrating web-based simulations with analytic tools. One can get highly relevant data and usage patterns which could be used to a) personalize the learning process for every student and b) make improvements in the materials for an improved user experience overall. Simulations can be heavily web-dependent objects and lower speeds can impair the user experience.

Lead Software Engineer

The Game Agency

Working alongside a dedicated team of developers, you will be both architect and developer for a leading loyalty and rewards platform that delivers games and apps to customers that purchase qualified computer products. Serve as the main point of contact between project management and development teams. Understanding of modern web application design patterns. Our company takes fun seriously, with annual team trips to places like Laguna Beach, CA and Key West, Fl.

Who would use an Extended Enterprise LMS?

Absorb LMS

Our sales and customer success teams worked together with the client to plan and execute a smooth transition from their previous LMS to Absorb. The Absorb team was able to provide a template for importing existing data that made migrating systems simple and seamless. This link will seamlessly move the user from the client web page to Absorb’s Shopping Cart. Usage patterns of Extended Enterprise learners are often more variable than usage patterns of internal employees.

Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions

Trivantis

Web-based Collaborative e-Learning Authoring. Both of these software industry leaders are excited to be working as a team as they address social business issues. Finding a solution to this issue is not necessarily easy – one must first examine common social learning patterns within the workplace. In fact, according to a McKinsey survey, 75% of companies are integrating web 2.0 Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS.

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Getting Experts to Share

Web Courseworks

At the recent eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions conference in Orlando, I presented a session on how managers can enable greater subject matter expert collaboration with design and development teams (IDD). Jonah Lehrer, author of How We Decide , talked about his flight simulator experience and the importance of understanding how emotions and hidden patterns play a big part in an expert’s decision-making process. Momentum: “Keep team players motivated.”

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IITians ‘winternship’ @ Origin

Origin Learning

Last winter, a team of five IIT students got an opportunity to intern at Origin – to take part in a real-time project.The group came to know about this ‘live’ project through one of their seniors. Call it breaking a pattern or the rigor of putting academic learning into practice for that’s what the young minds got to experience at Origin. During the whole period, the senior leadership team members guided the students providing them with timely inputs.

Tools for Graphic Designers, Who really is a product Designer?

Zipboard

zipBoard Digest 9 Essential Tools for Graphic Designers Web Design gets easier with these handy tools… Who Really Is A Product Designer? Curated from the web 5 Naughty Conversion ‘Dark Patterns’ to Avoid in 2018 Is Your Instructional Design Strategy Right For Your eLearning Project? It’s a whiteboard for web development collaboration. All you need is your website URL to get started and have your entire team in sync in one place.

Only 14% think that company training is an essential way for them to learn in the workplace

Jane Hart

Firstly, this same pattern of results was visible across all functions. 4 – 90% of respondents, however, think that learning from collaborative working within your team is “essential” or “very important”, whilst conversations , feeds, personal and professional networking, curated content and using Google to search the Web are also rated very highly. Collaborative working within your team. Google search for web resources.

IITians ‘onboard’ @ Origin

Origin Learning

Last winter, a team of five IIT students got an opportunity to intern at Origin – to take part in a real-time project.The group came to know about this ‘live’ project through one of their seniors. Call it breaking a pattern or the rigor of putting academic learning into practice for that’s what the young minds got to experience at Origin. During the whole period, the senior leadership team members guided the students providing them with timely inputs.

How to Design Social Interfaces

Jay Cross

He maintains Yahoo’s design pattern library. He gets to think about the little things that make the web work that you never have time to think about. Christian teamed up with Erin Malone to write this incredible book just out from O’Reilly. The book draws on the logic, organization, and faith of Christopher Alexander’s A Pattern Language. I’ve been reading and interacting with the web since Sir Tim went online.

Make 2017 the Year of Training Effectiveness

Litmos

There is a lot more you and your team can achieve in 2017 if step back and review your options. A common course pattern that is easy to execute supports both digital content and human interaction. This pattern was mentioned in a recent post on sales kickoff training. In order for this course pattern to work, designers need to rethink their classroom course design. For example, you might be tempted to offer the classroom portion of the course via web conferencing tools.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | July 17, 2020

Mike Taylor

All you need is a web camera and a good internet connection. design] – Trianglify.io · Low Poly Pattern Generator [social] – Icebreakers – 500+ ice breakers to help you get conversations going. [MS MS Teams] – LinkedIn Learning has started a Microsoft Teams weekly tips series. “Training gives people solutions to problems already solved. Collaboration solves new problems none have solved before.” ” —Marcia Conner.

The 3 Most Important Steps for Adaptive Learning Development

mLevel

In an ideal world, learners would be automatically prompted to complete a learning module based on time of day, location, daily patterns and most of all, relevance to their activity. It’s worth mentioning that many of the “digital implementations” are actually little more than a web-based storage repository. It also needs to integrate with your single sign-on so learners don’t need additional credentials or redundant logins (your security team will probably require this anyway). .

EdCast vs Degreed vs Fuse – The Analysis

eLearning 24-7

Video Assessment – A video assessment is based on speech patterns/words used when practicing a scenario, sales training techniques, customer service techniques to the coach/mentor/manager. Manager can create, edit or delete skill ratings for their own team. Microsoft Teams.

2020 LMS pricing guide: Here’s what makes up the cost ??

Docebo

Pay per-user model : This LMS model of paying per user means that you’re paying for anyone who could use the LMS at any point that month, regardless of whether they do or not (this means entire teams and departments have access that they may or may not use).

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Best E-learning Tools and Services for CPD Offices to Take Advantage Of

EthosCE

Administrative automation saves organizations time and money, allowing content team members to devote their time to activities that require their specific skills. EthosCE allows you to identify learning patterns at every stage of your CME program.

Fresh Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 7, 2018

Mike Taylor

The New Science of Building Great Teams. This is an interesting and relevant finding from Alex “Sandy” Pentland ( @alex_pentland )about the key to building great teams. Patterns of communication are the most important predictor of a team’s success. iLoveIMG | A fast, free web app for easy image modification. Looking for a previous edition? Check out the archives. Our ability to grow is directly proportional to our ability to share. — @GapingVoid.

SMART Goals in a SMAC World

ID Reflections

Like it was for the past fifty years till the advent of the World Wide Web, ubiquitous connectivity, and SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud). This set of individuals will likely come together within an organization to form a project team (much like a movie team comes together) and disperse once the work is done. The success of the project will signify success for the team. Back after a long and deliberate break from blogging! Probably my longest thus far.

How Big Data is Changing Corporate Learning for the Better

Learning Wire

With the rise of Web 2.0, Through cross-analysis of data based on results from assessments and learning patterns, it will be possible to identify the learning style of every individual, and to offer them the learning experience best suited to their needs. The next step will be to bring together people who share the same learning patterns, going beyond job title, department and region.

Software for Associations | 15 Platforms to Consider

Web Courseworks

All of the processes that comprise association management are easier for your team and much more helpful for your members when you have the right software solutions on your side. . CourseStage LMS by Web Courseworks: Overview of this Association Software. CourseStage LMS by Web Courseworks is a fully customizable association learning management system designed to address the educational needs of learners working in a variety of fields.

20 free webinars

Ed App

Join the BDC Advisory Services as they share strategies and tactics to maintain employee loyalty, choose the best external candidates and secure the full engagement of your team. The New Science of Building Great Teams. Team Up With Social Media Influencers.

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Learning Program

Solo Learning

Specifically, a company to design, development, and implement a learning program for their senior leadership team. The senior leadership team included directors who lead and develop teams of hundreds of professionals. The established program objectives are to; Enhance the effectiveness of the current leadership team. Onboard, educate and orientate newly hired members of the leadership team. Educate and orientate newly promoted members of the leadership team.

10 Features to Look for in Corporate Training Solutions

Kitaboo

Since it is hosted on cloud, employees can simply log in to the web portal and start using it. With a cloud-based platform, the L&D team can make changes to the content anytime they want, providing up-to-date learning content to the employees. Corporate Training solutions with in-built analytics tools can help you track their learning pattern and understand their learning behavior. Corporate training solutions have evolved over time.

Training Vision 4: The Training Vision

Your Training Edge

You may even begin to see a picture of how 2018 will be shaping up for you and your team. A discussion or thought pattern on departmental growth may come naturally with the kinds of innovations you see as part of your vision for 2018. On the other hand, if your organization is advanced, you may be able to create this training in a web format.

Gamification of Learning and Training

Kapp Notes

Game mechanics, scoring, points, time elements, pattern seeking, item matching, content ratings are quickly working their way into almost every element of life. potential recruits play Team Leader, in which they manage a team whose fictitious client, Wang Fo, faces serious challenges. In 2006, Google created a game to help it tag pictures and photos on the web. Google’s solution: Tap the manpower of the web by making image-tagging a game.

Survey shows people take training as infrequently as they go to a conference; but they learn continuously in other ways

Jane Hart

Although there have been well over 100 responses to the survey, once again, as with my previous survey a pattern to the responses appeared quite early on. Search the Social Web (using Google. Team meetings. Participate in a private online team space. Last week I invited readers to take my latest Learning in the Workplace survey , where I asked how regularly are you “learning” in the workplace.

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Answers: How Do I Get Started With xAPI?

MakingBetter

Sean and Janet Laane Effron teamed up to put together a MOOC on Designing With Data. Some people really want to dive in, play with making activity statements, send them to a database or a Learning Record Store, aggregating all that data and see what they can understand around the patterns of activity that have been recorded. Once that’s done, here are some things you may be jumping into: I want to make activity statements with some web content. Getting Started.

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What is the evidence around spaced repetition

Ed App

A research team at Villanova University, USA ran a two-part, spaced learning experiment. In Part II of their study, this team conducted a spaced learning experiment using college students. A team of researchers at Beijing Normal University in China used scalp EEG data to get a picture of the biological basis for the effectiveness of spaced repetition. The team analyzed the scalp EEG data using spatiotemporal pattern similarity (STPS).

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Sample branching scenario + cool tool

Making Change

Since Twine produces a standard web page, you could conceivably embed a Twine story in any elearning tool that lets you embed web pages and that doesn’t interfere with Javascript. Maybe it would require learners to recognize the grammatical pattern of a phrase and build new phrases using the same pattern. Branching scenarios can be a pain to design. Happily, you can use a simple tool called Twine to easily draft the scenario and produce it.

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Sample branching scenario + cool tool

Making Change

Since Twine produces a standard web page, you could conceivably embed a Twine story in any elearning tool that lets you embed web pages and that doesn’t interfere with Javascript. Maybe it would require learners to recognize the grammatical pattern of a phrase and build new phrases using the same pattern. Branching scenarios can be a pain to design. Happily, you can use a simple tool called Twine to easily draft the scenario and produce it.

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Using SharePoint

Tony Karrer

In this post, I wanted to capture some of the patterns of use of SharePoint that seem to be emerging. The reality is that what we did on the Work Literacy course or what I did for my Collaborative Learning Course could easily be supported by the various types of web parts within SharePoint. Using SharePoint for Work Team or Communities of Practice (CoP) Collaboration Outside of any particular formal learning, many training organizations are using SharePoint to support work teams.

Expert Panel: Learning Transfer, Chatbots, and Measurement

Mobile Coach

Trish Uhl: Curious – what kinds of chatbot Web site experiences? Trish Uhl: It’s a good question @Stephen What Emma has been able to show with Coach M (specifically) is that engagement and retention are comparable to the experience she and her team have had with one-on-one human conversations. Trish Uhl: The language patterns, @Ian? Expert Panel: Learning Transfer, Chatbots, and Measurement. By Casey Sullivan. 25 Nov 2019.

Designing a learning experience, applying #UX to instructional design #LX

Spark Your Interest

about the confusion between e-learning design and web design. The UX designer, thinks about existing patterns of behaviour, to try to reduce the confusion make the decision-making easier. The definition we’ve used indicates that it’s actually a mindset that encompasses the experience BEYOND the product , and that is not something many internal instructional designers or teams would think about.

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LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

Little KM = processes used by distributed teams. He uses favorites throughout the week and looks for patterns and groups. Web Tools for Critical Thinking (Dave Pollard). These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. My side comments are in italics. Sense-making with PKM. When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different.

4 Ways to Improve Your Aptify AMS with Healthcare CME

EthosCE

Look at patterns in learner achievement over time by course, activity, or content type (online, live event, or imported transcripts). Compare granular and aggregate insights side-by-side to uncover new educational outcome patterns around specific dates, or instances, like group assessments. Automatically notify team members when there are changes in critical data, like if a specified number of learners unenroll from a course. Love your Aptify AMS?

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