eLearning: The Role of Images

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

You've probably heard the saying that a picture is worth 1,000 words. Instead of trying to remember the nebulous image that they produced in their mind's eye, they can simply call up the more tangible picture that they physically saw and didn't have to manufacture themselves.

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The Role of eLearning Images in Visual Learning

eLearning Brothers

It hearkens to that old saying, “A picture is worth 1,000 words.” Any journalist worth their salt will tell you that a story without a picture lacks the punch it might otherwise have. eLearning Featured Graphic Design eLearning images images memory pictures visual learning

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The Growing Role of Microlearning

CLO Magazine

But the biggest change we’re dealing with is the disintegration of learning content, what one might call the “growing role of microlearning.”. Suddenly we had a new set of low-cost tools like our phones to capture video, pictures and sound.

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ASTD TechKnowledge Wrap Up in Pictures #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Here are some other highlights of the conference, in pictures: Talking authoring tools and HTML5 at TK Chat with Dave Anderson of Articulate, Patrick Krekelberg of Allen Interactions, Thomas Toth and Judy Unrein. Perhaps a picture of the way things will be?

E-Learning Production Roles

E-learning Uncovered

In an effort to streamline e-learning development, our team at Artisan mapped out the entire e-learning production process and identified, to the minute detail, what roles are needed to create e-learning. Several of the roles listed can (and should) be combined into one person’s tasks, but for the purposes of process mapping we’ve separated everything to the lowest common denominator. Based on your course design, you may need some or all of these roles, and maybe even a few more.

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The role of AR technology in making learners imagine


The situation is usually presented through a pack of information that may contain documents with lots details, pictures and maybe even multimedia files. The post The role of AR technology in making learners imagine appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise


The broader picture is about helping everyone understand each other’s perspectives. And again, this is a role for L&D. The opportunities to contribute to this direction are incumbent on an L&D unit that wants to be relevant in a strategic role.

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L&D's Role in the VUCA World: Part 1

ID Reflections

Here, I will explore the role of L&D in the VUCA ( volatility , uncertainty , complexity and ambiguity ) world. We''ll have to become deft at designing as we go while keeping an eye on the big picture.

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Computers, Learning Professionals, and their Roles in Curation

The Learning Circuits

In this closing post in my Learning Circuits series, I want to dig into curation in greater detail, describing what role technology plays in the curation workflow, and what it looks like for learning. My family was visiting, and my mother was telling me that I don't post enough pictures of my kids on facebook. What I didn't realize was that my mother often saw pictures of her grandchildren on facebook and clicked the SHARE button to share it on her wall.

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Reasons to be teaching

Learning with e's

Like it or not, a child's teacher is her role model, who she will either studiously copy, or deliberately avoid, depending on the teacher. 2007) The teacher as a role model. education pedagogy role model schools teaching

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6 Reasons You Need a Social LMS Right Now!

Origin Learning

Friends, pictures, profiles, whatever you can visit, browse around, maybe it’s someone you just met at a party. To change the role of the instructor. “People want to go online and check out their friends, so why not build a website that offers that?

Sony Pictures’ Martin Lowery

CLO Magazine

Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Lowery has brought traditional and experiential development initiatives to bear in a creative industry that is largely unfamiliar with many of the players in learning. “A great deal of our energy within Sony Pictures Entertainment is to look more broadly — for example, Google, Amazon, Netflix are great partners for the studios, but they are also creating content, so are potentially competitors, too.

Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?

Janet Clarey

See where the rapid e-learning tool fits into the bigger picture. See what the role of L & D is.

A Guided Approach To The Role Of ‘Emotions’ In eLearning


Role of Emotions in Online Learning. Many would say that knowledge is key to elearning but online course designers should clearly understand that emotions also play an integral role in the learning process. We all know that a picture is worth a thousand words.

The Role of Training and NASAs Cassini Spacecraft

Training Industry

At first, one of the camera lenses was unable to take anything but blurry pictures. On September 15, 2017, a 20-year science mission came to an end as the Cassini spacecraft, which had been flying around Saturn, took an intentional suicide dive into the atmosphere of the planet.

15 Websites to Source Images for E-learning Modules [Infographic]

CommLab India

Images play an important role in conveying information and engaging learners in eLearning courses. But obtaining the right pictures can be a difficult task, especially for specialized subjects.

The changing skill set of the learning professional

Clive on Learning

The analysis that follows defines three skill areas, each encompassing four roles. What matters is the new picture it paints of the world of the learning professional. Coach: The important role of the coach is already widely recognised. Skills define us.

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The Emerging Role of the Community Manager #astdl20

Learning Visions

The Emerging Role of the Community Manager with Jim Storer (@jimstorer) of The Community Roundtable Community = shared purpose, common needs Even if you think you’re doing something in private, it is discoverable and you could be outed. Take pictures of Tweets and share them with the exec team. Understand the role and value of CM Social business becomes a strategic imperative. If you send execs pictures of good customer interactions (screen shots).

Recruit, Select, Develop and Retain: A How-to Guide to Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

As we examine training’s role in HR functions, let’s first take a look at why we would need or want to get involved when we have our own departments to manage. ” But beyond all of this, how exactly does training fit in with the overall HR picture?

I Believe in the 70:20:10 framework

Tom Spiglanin

For them to become productive for their organizations and more valuable as employees, they must become more skilled and knowledgeable in their role. I believe L&D also has a role to help facilitate informal and social learning in the workplace.

You can’t manage informal learning – only use of informal media

Jane Hart

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

Concepts, Contexts and Tasks One way of thinking about the weighting of structured training against workplace and social approaches for on-boarding is to consider what is needed to to help someone get up-to-speed in their new role. Most people get it.

7 Major Learning Styles – Which One are You?


Perhaps you fall into one of the following: Visual: These people prefer to use pictures, images, diagrams, colors, and mind maps. Drawing diagrams, using physical objects, or role playing are all strategies of the Physical learner. Everyone learns differently, that’s nothing new.

Design Thinking: Level-Up the Learner Experience

Bottom-Line Performance

This could include our experience with a utensil, attending an event, or onboarding with a new organization or role. Empathy maps help people quickly form a picture of the target user and see where gaps in understanding might be. Two years ago I was at a CLO conference in Austin, Texas.

Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Jane Hart

Individuals learn in many ways for and at work; training or e-learning is only part of the picture as I show in the diagram below. In the modern workplace L&D now has a tripartite role – not just organising thing s for people to learn from (e.g.

The Five Commandments of Learning: Where It All Begins!


Hearing them talk about their roles, the work environment, the issues, symptoms, effect, and the probable solutions as per them. They need to keep the big picture in mind. It has a context and it has a role to play in the larger schema of things.

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5 Tips to Develop Effective ERP End-user Training Materials

CommLab India

Categorize End-users Based on their Roles. Before you start creating the training material, you need to categorize the end-users based on their roles in the ERP system. Set Learning Objectives for Each Role.

Why Learner Personas and Learning Design Go Hand-in-Hand

Bottom-Line Performance

By crafting a learner persona, you can go beyond a typical audience analysis and paint a vivid picture of who you are designing a learning experience or materials for. Experience with the company, within the role: What is representational of your learner?

3 Ways Mobility Elevates Your Training Programs: Connectivity


The modern learner may take the phrase “compatible with all devices” for granted, but the heroes of L&D know that an outdated IE9 browser is a closer picture of reality. Let’s talk about connectivity and why it’s important.

Metaphors for L&D

Clark Quinn

What do you see the role of L&D being in the organization? Yet, we know that formal learning is only part of the picture of full development of capability. So the ‘development’ part should play a role, including coaching and the choice of assignments. Metaphors are important, as they form a basis for inferences of what fits. We frame our conversations by the metaphors we use, and these frames guide what’s allowed conversation and what’s not.

How to Target Training to Learner Personas (Free Worksheet)

Bottom-Line Performance

Years’ experience in role. Demographic information helps paint the picture, but you still need to dig deeper. What makes the role challenging? You want to make your training engaging… but why?

What’s a learning culture anyway? 4 essential attributes for bringing it to life


This extends to all employees, who are being asked to flex in their roles and handle more and more responsibility. Every company has a story, but it’s important to figure out how this story feeds a consistent narrative to help employees relate their roles to the organization’s larger mission.

Content isn’t a silo

Clark Quinn

So, of course, the overall role of the business aligns and integrates the separate actions of sales, marketing, IT, etc. Truly, if you want to be part of the strategic picture going forward, you have to work with information tools.