Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

That is what one senior exec said to me, the other day when it came to social learning. LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). Incorporate Social Q/A. What’s the point?

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Social Learning, Social Media – Brothers in Arms

eLearning 24-7

Is it me or does it seem that most vendors in the LMS/LCMS market still believe that with some smoke and mirrors, you won’t realize that social media actually must be integrated into social learning for it to exist? Or do they just drop the word, “social media&# , and rather say, “social learning and web 2.0″? See, it is social learning. expo clearly shows and some argue that social media some grew up within the web 2.0

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Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment Version 2: BaseCamp 2011

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In an earlier post, I described an ad-hoc social learning environment where a blog was set up to drive learning for a group of 40 executives in a company, spread over multiple locations. The online social learning program was conducted over a duration of six weeks. This new experience helped us gain some more insights in social online learning. In BaseCamp 2011, the presentations were hosted on TeemingPod , a social interaction tool.

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Ch-ch-ch-changes

Clark Quinn

And that’s increasingly true: with tools to do narrated slides, screencasts, and videos in the hands of everyone, there’s little need to have the same old ordinary courses coming from L&D. People can create or access portals to share created and curated resources, and social networks to interact with one another. social strategyIs there an appetite for change in L&D? That was the conversation I’ve had with colleagues lately.

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Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

It offers users with formal, informal, and social learning opportunities through devices. Elucidat is a great tool to personalize your learning portal for each type of learner.

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Top 6 Canvas Alternatives and Canvas Competitors in 2020!

Paradiso

With its cost-effective eLearning solution, this cloud based learning management system comes up with outstanding features such as gamification, social learning, virtual classroom , learning pathway, advanced reports embedded in its LMS. .

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Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

Digital badges , peer-to-peer recognition and social capabilities. Social Media Management. To help small businesses and nonprofits stay connected with customers and other audiences via social media, Hootsuite is offering free access to its Professional Plan subscription, along with access to its library of training videos. A virtual classroom is more than a lecture accompanied by uploaded PowerPoint slides.

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Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Visit EdApp for a relevant infographic of the four main LMS areas (illustrated above); Learner App, Authoring Tool, Editable Content Library, and Admin Portal. The content in your PowerPoint slides is good—that’s why you’ve been using it all this time. Social Learning / Peer Learning

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Surviving the Millennial Apocalypse: Party Like It’s 1999

eLearning Brothers

We now have multi-device capabilities, social networking, embedded performance support systems, virtual reality, dynamic portals, xAPI analytics, gaming, powerful search engines, and (finally) really good user-generated content! Slide shows and hours of mandated learning are totally misaligned with this generation’s natural approach to gaining knowledge. While we pushed the limits, the advent of online slide shows masquerading as eLearning was spreading fast.

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Top 6 CourseMill Alternatives and CourseMill Competitors in 2021!

PSB

With its cost-effective eLearning solution, this cloud based learning management system comes up with outstanding features such as gamification, social learning, virtual classroom, learning pathway, advanced reports embedded in its LMS. Introduction.

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

Docebo

Even worse, if online training is not happening and training is done entirely in person or without a system, money and time are being spent on travel, lost Google Docs and slide decks, and disengaging learning experiences. Some vendors refer to this “multi-portal” functionality.

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Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

Boosts mobile learning value, social learning (P2P is a form of social media) and removes the browser issue for many businesses (i.e Feature set is rich – think of the possibilities, even with a learning management or learning portal system. Text to Speech, Automatic Voice Recognition, Audio Social Learning. Tired of having to type to post comments in social learning solutions, what about on discussion boards or forums?

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Top 6 Canvas Alternatives and Canvas Competitors in 2021!

PSB

With its cost-effective eLearning solution, this cloud based learning management system comes up with outstanding features such as gamification, social learning, virtual classroom , learning pathway, advanced reports embedded in its LMS. .

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Features of Adobe Captivate 9 Introduced/Enhanced in 2016

CommLab India

Brand New E-learning Community Portal. In an effort to provide better customer service experience and engage users in the long term, Captivate has added an entirely new community portal. It’s a good step to provide engaging collaborative/social learning experience for its users. Until now Articulate’s ‘E-learning Heroes’ portal enjoyed that unbeatable reputation. Now users can access the community portal directly within Adobe Captivate 9 or from the web.

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DevLearn, Reflected #dl10

Learning Visions

I showed off a project I did for Paul Mitchell – a Moodle learning portal for sales reps complete with a program on color basics, interactive product knowledge br ochures, a virtual salon to apply what they’ve learned and convince a salon owner to go with their products, and a final challenge. Couldn’t stay but will definitely look for their slide deck. His slides should be up soon on the DevLearn site.

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B2B Top Five LMSs

eLearning 24-7

After all there is a social media site dedicated to people making their own lists and then sharing those lists with other people. Trainers – Popular in UK, whereas a trainer buys courses and then can sell the courses to clients, I could easily toss in consultants who do the same thing; regardless the trainer would need a LMS first to house the courses in order for them to slide under B2B. So adding new branded sub-portals/children/clients is quick and easy to do.

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How To Create Successful Video Training Content (A Case Study)

TechSmith Camtasia

They also constructed a User Portal to share training content across the organization. Recording PowerPoint slides with Camtasia allows non-professionals to make videos in a reasonable amount of time,” explained Stephan. “We Once they finish a course with video training content, they share it out on their internal learning portal, ONE|University. They create video training content with TechSmith Snagit and share it to their internal portal, ONE|Tube.

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10 Ways to Make Retail Training More Impactful

Kitaboo

The reason why people still go out to shop at brick and mortar stores in spite of online shopping portals, is because online shopping cannot fulfill the element of touch & tactile feel and human interaction. People these days are quick to post their grievances and complaints on social media. You could also equip your staff with a tablet that has a slide-show of the product specifications which they can show to the customer.

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Getting strategic

Clark Quinn

She was about to give a presentation, and we were talking through her slides. Charles Jennings pointed out that they layer above her slides to the Learning and Development group was a missing ‘governance’ role, which he’s been thinking about quite a bit. performance support, incentives), but Harold’s right that it doesn’t inherently cover social learning, let alone engagement.

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10 Free HIPAA training courses

Ed App

Activities in Medscape include quizzes, slides, and additional information. The free course includes 14 days of access to the training and compliance portal, and is available for all members of your organization.

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How To Create Successful Video Training Content (A Case Study)

TechSmith Camtasia

They also constructed a User Portal to share training content across the organization. Recording PowerPoint slides with Camtasia allows non-professionals to make videos in a reasonable amount of time,” explained Stephan. “We Once they finish a course with video training content, they share it out on their internal learning portal, ONE|University. They create video training content with TechSmith Snagit and share it to their internal portal, ONE|Tube.

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10 Ways to Make Retail Training More Impactful

Kitaboo

The reason why people still go out to shop at brick and mortar stores in spite of online shopping portals, is because online shopping cannot fulfill the element of touch & tactile feel and human interaction. People these days are quick to post their grievances and complaints on social media. You could also equip your staff with a tablet that has a slide-show of the product specifications which they can show to the customer.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Dead Alewives: Dungeons and Dragons | Main | Back from GDC (and a free virtual world event) » February 21, 2008 GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge OK.so Evidently the big takeaway there was that you can social experiences in both and that those experiences will be different. Portal won Game of the Year BTW - you can try a 2D version on Kongergate).

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. The last post was what I've been writing this year that social signals say is good reading. 1 Social Learning Models and LMS and Social Learning I've changed the title of the first post to make it more enticing. Prezi is a Flash-based tool that does away with the traditional slide show metaphor. It shows the possibilities of having a strong social network.

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9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

Flexible rules and branching options enable complex, personalized and adaptive learning experiences; and the ability to use social polling, gamification and a whole host of interaction types provide plenty of opportunity to hook in learners. The themes are similar to PowerPoint, with color palettes and slide masters defining the look and feel. Themes and master slides can be shared to installations on other computers, but the process is manual and can be tricky.

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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag. Thanks to the rise of modern cloud-based learning platforms , high-speed wireless networks, connected mobile devices, social media channels and live video streaming standards, video is becoming the great equalizer in the long-running debate about “live vs. online” learning strategies.

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Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. A framework for social learning in the enterprise - Learning and Working on the Web , February 24, 2010. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010.

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How to design onboarding elearning that wins hearts and minds

Elucidat

Smaller companies opt for a fairly unstructured, unscheduled approach that depends on colleagues being available for informal chats, supplemented by a handbook, slide deck or induction elearning course. A website, portal or app made up of many different resources and media components, freely accessible in any order and at any time, could be more effective. Onboarding is about so much more than a years-old marketing video from the CEO and a building tour to point out the fire exits!

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LMS State of Affairs

eLearning 24-7

Social. It can offer mobile learning with responsive and on/off synch, social with vast capabilities, gamification, curation, LRS or Tin Can, PENS (type of compliance standard), video courses, video converter and much more. A learning community or hub or portal. Consolidation rates continue to be extremely low and hello (newbie) versus goodbye (leave the market) is heavily sliding with “hello” Wild West. Social learning? 620 and counting. .

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ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Here’s the slide deck/video from that webinar: Tablets as part of mobile learning mix : although not the same as mobile phones, tablets are included in the study as part of mobile learning devices. Qualcomm’s implementation of learning & communication on mobile using their own HTML portal (created using jQuery mobile) which helps launch other external portals/apps namely Lynda.com, Harward Manage Mentor, Word Press, Vuforia and others.

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E-Learning 101

eLearning 24-7

Systems (LMS (sometimes people call it a portal), LCMS, CMS, Traning Mgt or Online Authoring, Platform) – Talent mgt systems are starting to enter as well, but as a whole they are still a standalone away from e-learning. I believe this will change by the end of the year and slide under the umbrella. Genres (Mobile learning, Social learning, Game based learning, Virtual Worlds). Social Learning. This post is dedicated to my father, Frank J.

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Top 10 Higher Ed/EDU LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

They should utilize a social level that goes beyond the basics – sorry folks, but people are bolting in droves from Facebook, and Twitter is not hot with college age kids. . Social is fair – collaboration among its options. . System includes social (surprise, snore), mobile with apps, built-in authoring tool (lame, but most in the space are), analytical data (nice), admin features that make sense and IMO rather easy to learn for faculty. A good tiding to you all.

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Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

Join Dave Dumler, head of product evangelism at Panopto, as he demonstrates how Panopto’s video platform makes it easy to: Manage all your videos in your own secure, YouTube-like video portal that connects to your LMS. Learn how to build a relevant and inspiring online social media presence without it taking over your life. Even better: Yousef “Yoyo” Abu Ghaidah, Chief Excitement Officer, Slide Cow, will be designing them for you to eliminate all the guess work.

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Step right up to the LMS Sideshow

eLearning 24-7

Some vendors are now tossing in a free custom domain – which rocks, but does not slide under my minimums. Others – such as manager, instructor, gamification, social, competency management, integrations, mobile and so on. extended enterprise aka portal and sub-portal aka multi-tenant – vary, except to say the last one EE should have e-commerce as a component and you shouldn’t have to pay extra for e-commerce. Hello, hello, hello!

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Free L&D webinars for February 2019

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 9AM – 10AM PT : Ten Gorgeous Universal Slides That You Can Use Again and Again What if you had templates of beautiful slides that were usable in most situations? You could replace the images and the text and have a great slide in no time? Fully integrate social and emotional learning into training, coaching, and development. “ Nature, heart, love ” by Bea GB is licensed by Pixabay. With February comes romance—are you feeling the love?

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K-12 and LMSs are Broken, Who’s to Blame?

eLearning 24-7

Teacher or school district surveys showing how much they like the product, maybe it is shown in testimonials or using data – Happy for the vendor, but they are going to show you only the data of love, not the data of despise – although… I have seen faux pas where the slide deck has negative comments via social media. Social components within the system – often includes “activity threads or similar” Student Profiles. Student portal.

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Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

Mobile and Social. Social on the other hand is a hit or miss. My under 10K is based on a whole of 500 or less users; although there are systems below that far exceed that number and still slide under 10K. Feature sets include IDP, mentor page, class side view, parent portal, file repository, blog for each student, event mgt and lots lots more. The argument that you have to spend over 50K to find a sweet LMS is totally bogus.

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Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. Not because they are wrong about social, but because they get so little right about LMS. Social Media in Learning , May 4, 2010 The Learning Management System has been with us for just 10 years or. Social media: It’s not about the technology! -

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Top 10 NextGen LMSs for 2015-2016

eLearning 24-7

Social as we know it – okay as most vendors see it with Twitter, FB, YouTube, Linkedin and the same ol same of discussion groups, chat isn’t next gen to me. Each of these systems slide under my Top 10. This is a social learning platform, where the social plays into that wall of content stream I mentioned earlier (as a fast and growing trend). I’d love to see more social power come out of here – so Spoke – are you listening or just talking?

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Corporate LMS

Ed App

From the learner side, your employees should ideally be able to view their profiles on the front end of your website or app via a single portal and find out key information such as how many courses are available to them, how many they’ve taken and other details about their progress. Reporting Granularity provides accurate and precise data for the correct understanding of the progress of an eLearning program, whether it is a specific course, a lesson, a question or a slide.

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