Assessing Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

Since virtual classroom skillsets are not as off-the-shelf as face-to-face training skills, we often wonder just how well we are doing at this virtual facilitation gig. How can we assess how things are really going in a virtual facilitation setting?

6 Simple Tips for Stellar Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

Whether presenting an informational webinar or facilitating a multi-part virtual learning series that’s part of a larger blend, teaching live online requires pizzazz and purpose. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Modern Classroom Advanced Facilitation

Tales from the Virtual Classroom Crypt

InSync Training

It was a dark and stormy Tuesday, and all across the globe seasoned virtual classroom facilitators faced a malicious monster: a modern classroom meltdown. Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Global Virtual Classroom

Virtually There: Gamifying Your Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

As virtual classroom design techniques evolve, it is natural for organizations to want to include the newest design trends in their programs. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Virtual Classroom Facilitation Engagement Virtually There Gamification

Leverage Virtual Classrooms For New-Age Learners

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Most of the organizations have adopted virtual classroom facility to enable dispersed teams to attend training without the need to travel, developing flexible work arrangements with no barriers of time and distance. 3 Ways Innovations in Virtual Classrooms Help Fulfil Learners’ Needs.

Characteristics of a Virtual Classroom

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For example, one popular movement today being used in the education industry is the virtual classroom, but what exactly does this mean? The idea itself is not that hard to conceptualize, but often the characteristics regarding a virtual classroom are not discussed.

Best Practices: Audio in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

As we navigate designing, producing and facilitating virtual classroom and blended learning, we identify solutions to common challenges. For example, as anyone who has taught or participated in a virtual learning environment knows, audio plays a key role in a program’s success.

The Art of Design for the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

The modern virtual classroom calls for modern design which stimulates engagement, exploits multiple instructional tools , and creates an authentic learning environment. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design

Shorten The Virtual Classroom Adoption Curve: Start With New Hires

InSync Training

I’m frequently asked, “When is a good time to introduce virtual classroom training programs to my organization?” As with most innovative learning approaches, organizations may resist adopting virtual classrooms, since they’re different from the status quo.

Part 2: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. We believe these challenges are universal to virtual classroom and blended learning implementation.

5 Virtual Classroom Hacks for Facilitators, Designers, And Producers

InSync Training

We''ve recently published our 2015 schedule , including our flagship programs for virtual facilitation and virtual instructional design techniques plus cutting-edge titles dealing with topics such as the mobile virtual classroom , the social virtual classroom , and the global virtual classroom.

What Makes a Great Virtual Classroom Producer? Advice from an Expert

InSync Training

InSync Training’s team includes a group of fantastic virtual classroom producers, or assistant facilitators, who provide professional event support to our clients, and our Certificate course and Workshop facilitators.

Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: A Virtual Engagement Primer

InSync Training

This is the first post in a series of seven titled Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: A Virtual Engagement Primer. Virtual training design doesn''t need to be difficult - but designers do need a working knowledge of the features each virtual classroom tool provides.

Virtually There: Developing Competencies of Virtual Classroom Facilitators

InSync Training

Moving from the role of traditional trainer to virtual facilitator isn't easy. It takes practice and training to ensure that facilitators are virtually competent. Traditional classroom trainers have skills that make training sessions successful.

Virtual Classroom Facilitator Competencies: The Big Picture

InSync Training

Developed by InSync Training, the Virtual Facilitator Competency Model defines the skills virtual facilitators need to create virtual learning experiences that meet or exceed outcomes expected in traditional face-to-face learning programs.

What are the Biggest Virtual Classroom Tool Challenges? Experts Say.

InSync Training

I nSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann recently had the opportunity to join a panel of experts at eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2018 conference to discuss The Present and Future of Virtual Classroom Tools. A driving force behind our mission at InSync Training focuses on the idea that “If we do virtual classroom training well we can get, for many programs, an equivalent or even better experience in the virtual live online world as we can face-to-face.”

6 benefits that will bring to your company the use of a Virtual Classroom Software

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A Virtual classroom software is an e-learning platform where users can learn, interact, communicate, view and discuss their content through a video call platform accessed from the web. Adding a Virtual Classroom Software to your learning programs will build a more effective teaching/learning process. FEATURES OF A VIRTUAL CLASSROOM PLATFORM. Virtual Classroom Software benefits.

Virtual Classrooms: More Than a Trend

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Virtual classrooms, be it through elearning or some other remote teaching mechanism, are gaining in popularity every year. What was once common place in the business world via webinars and other virtual training methods is now becoming prevalent in education.

Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: Surveys, Feedback, & More!

InSync Training

This is the seventh post in a series of seven titled Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: A Virtual Engagement Primer. Virtual training design doesn''t need to be difficult - but designers do need a working knowledge of the features each virtual classroom tool provides.

Translating Activities Into the Virtual Classroom

ATD Learning Technologies

Often moving classroom activities for a virtual classroom is less about creating the actual content, and more about mapping out and creating the learner journey. A terminal objective is your learning outcome, the main goal you want to achieve with your training program.

Citrix Session Recap - 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

InSync Training

Citrix GoToTraining kindly invited InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann to share her five steps for making the virtual classroom mobile and social with their audience on November 3, 2015. Determine why and when you should choose mobile and/or social learning for your program.

Why Create a Virtual Classroom?

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Thanks to the plethora of educational technology tools available, eLearning developers can quickly create a virtual classroom. The question is, why should you create a virtual classroom? In the eLearning environment, an eLearning course is essentially a virtual classroom.

Moving to the Virtual Classroom: A Trainer’s Roadmap to Success with Cindy Huggett #ASTDTK12

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She’s been doing virtual classroom since 2001. She wrote the book: Virtual Training Basics Two types of virtual training: webinar vs. classroom One def of virtual training: “an online synchronous instructor led class with participants in dispersed locations, that uses a virtual classroom software program” vILT (virtual instructor led) Step #1: Clarify definitions and expectations. Ask what do you mean by virtual training?

Virtual Classroom Software for Online Teaching by Paradiso Solutions

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Similar to a face-to-face education scenario, a virtual classroom software for online teaching is a platform where education takes place within the world wide web. With virtual classroom software for online teaching, you can create online courses, tutorials, schedule live class sessions, video conferences , individual classes or meetings without moving from the LMS platform. Virtual Classroom Software for Online Teaching Features.

What Should I Ask During a Virtual Classroom Demo?

ATD Learning Technologies

The key software needed for a virtual training initiative is the virtual classroom platform. Sometimes it’s called a web conferencing program, an online collaboration platform, or virtual meeting software. How are virtual events created?

Going Global: The Winning Formula for Virtual Training and Blended Learning Success

InSync Training

A global program will probably be a blend. Virtual Training Virtual Classroom Global Virtual Classroom Blended learningA global training implementation is much more complex than a blended learning solution designed for one country or for one region.

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The Virtual Classroom: What is it?

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That is where virtual classrooms come into play! What is a virtual classroom? But what parts exactly make up a virtual classroom? Because of this, a membership to an online classroom –or an online classroom software package- is incredibly affordable!

Virtual Classrooms: How do they work?

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This very same principle applies to virtual classrooms. However, a good online classroom needs to have good coursework. So, naturally a good online classroom has to have a page dedicated to their information verification, such as who verified it, how, and when.

What Should I Ask During a Virtual Classroom Demo?

ATD Learning Technologies

The key software needed for a virtual training initiative is the virtual classroom platform. Sometimes it’s called a web conferencing program, an online collaboration platform, or virtual meeting software. I typically refer to it as the virtual classroom software program or the virtual classroom platform. When you are selecting a virtual classroom platform, it’s helpful to see it in action before making a purchase.

3 Tricks for Facilitating Blended Learning

InSync Training

Blended programs include many moving parts, and the associated complexity requires thoughtful design. Design helps us plan for program success. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Modern Blended LearningHas your organization jumped on the blended learning bandwagon, yet?

101 Tips to Motivate the Virtual Learner: Design for Virtual Learner Success

InSync Training

This is the eleventh post in a series of eleven which will examine how to motivate the virtual learner. Motivation Category 10: Design for Virtual Learner Success. The first post introduces the series. Nothing succeeds like success!

Are Your Virtual Facilitators Ready, Willing and Enabled?

InSync Training

If you are moving a training program from face-to-face classroom to the virtual classroom, be careful. Your regular facilitator may be great in the physical classroom but will probably be inexperienced in the online environment.

Using a Facilitator Guide to Manage the Virtual Training Session

InSync Training

What really goes on behind the scenes when you go live in a virtual classroom? A critical part of any virtual training or blended learning course design is the facilitator guide. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Design Virtual Classroom - Best Practices

3 Tips for Successful Virtual Learning Events

InSync Training

What is there left to learn about designing, producing, and facilitating virtual learning? This blog is the second in a series recapping the recent Virtual Classroom Panel hosted by eLearning Guild during their 2018 Learning Solutions Conference. Read the first post, What are the Biggest Virtual Classroom Tool Challenges? With all the virtual tools in all the land, creating successful live online learning programs requires planning.

Virtual Learning Strategy For the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

Building successful virtual and blended learning initiatives require purposeful planning and implementation. Over the course of an hour, Jennifer and Malte reviewed their virtual and blended learning strategy, and how it impacted the organization.

Preparing Virtual Learners for Success

InSync Training

Using today''s virtual classroom technology, it is easy to set up the online meeting and communicate the session details to your group of learners - but then they get reminder after reminder and often end up getting confused. Virtual Classroom Virtual Classroom - Best Practices

Four Steps to Contextual Virtual Learning

InSync Training

So how do we encourage enthusiasm and participation in formal learning programs? Blended Learning Instructional Design Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Authentic Learning Modern LearnersOur learners face a chaotic, complex, and overloaded world.