Wikipedia, Stress, Innovation, & Twitter

Big Dog, Little Dog

I'm a Wikipedia Inclusionist - Science Blogs. Wikipedia is far beyond the level where it need prove anything to the world. It's there, it's huge, it's extremely useful, and whenever I find it lacking on some point I have endless opportunity to do something about it.

Wikipedia leads to great new resource

Take an e-Learning Break

One of my first sources for information is Wikipedia. The Internet Public Library is a public library for the world wide web.Students from a consortium of colleges and universities with programs in information science develop and maintain the IPL Sometimes one resources leads to another. which provides you with a real gem. I spent some time reading about the history of the presidents. link] A link on this page lead me to [link] containing info on the presidents.

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ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs


Wikipedia. ADDIE’s main goal is to provide a structured method of creating training programs. The post ADDIE: 5 Steps To Build Effective Training Programs appeared first on LearnUpon.


How to Make Wikis Part of Your Training Program


With the Encyclopedia Britannica abandoning its 244-year-old printed version in response to the dominance of Wikipedia, and Britain’s education minister calling for a “wiki approach” to designing the curriculum for schools, wikis deserve a role in employee training and learning.

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Clive Shepherd – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


According to you, the many theories such as learning styles, MBTI, neuro-linguistic programming (NLP), 70-20-10, etc., On the Internet as a whole it works just fine because we have more than three billion users and we only need a small fraction to provide us with Wikipedia, YouTube, blogs and forums, etc. ABOUT CLIVE SHEPHERD (Founding Director – The More Than Blended Learning Company): Clive Shepherd is a consultant learning technologist.

8 EdTech Trends You Should Know


There are constantly new apps and programs being developed – all of which with their own unique benefit. Bring Your Own Device programs (BYOD) opens up more opportunities for students to leverage new apps within the classroom.

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Surprisingly Cool Things You Can Do with an LMS


According to Beal (2016), an “Application program interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. a))” [Wikipedia] GyrusAim has developed a feature for supporting compliance with Title 21 CFR Part 11.

2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

It often leads me to Wikipedia (my preferred source, teachers take note), but regularly (e.g. Mail: Apple’s email program, and email is another way I can ask questions or get help. Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). As a public service announcement, I list my top 10 tools for learning as well: Google search: I regularly look up things I hear of and don’t know.

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Do You Know About Open Badges?


The Mozilla Open Badge Program is a digital program to recognize skills and achievements. The program is relatively new, being only a few years old, but is growing quickly due to our advancing technological world.

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Storyboarding in PowerPoint with Visual Studio

eLearning Brothers

It is used to develop computer programs for Microsoft Windows, as well as web sites, web apps, web services and mobile apps.” – Wikipedia (Now you know it is for real.).

What is a Learning Management System (LMS)?


One starting point, as the search engines seem to agree, is Wikipedia , “A learning management system (LMS) is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, and reporting of training programs, classroom and online events, e-learning programs, and training content.”

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Advantages of Informal Learning for Organizations


Or maybe something from a television program has piqued our curiosity and we search Wikipedia to learn more. While it might seem counterintuitive, your employees will probably get more done if they feel free to look up an interesting idea on Wikipedia or catch up on a news article during work. For organizations interested in promoting employee growth, a mix of formal with informal education methods may be the key to success.

Five Ways to Use an LMS for Effective Learning Measurement

Upside Learning

I couldn’t find it on Wikipedia and Google didn’t help much either. Wikipedia kept prompting me to go for learning management instead. It was perhaps my first experience where Wikipedia or Google didn’t open the right door for me.

Is E-Learning Possible Without Learning Management System?

Your Training Edge

It is obvious when you are running a learning and development program for an organization or a business. We have several search engines, YouTube, Wikipedia for quick information.

IDEA: Crowdsourcing Course Content


The process takes months, and it’s easy to underestimate the time it will take so it’s easy to “burn out” Take into consideration that you also have to be actively marketing your program and the entire project can become overwhelming.

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How to Use Augmented Reality for Technology Based Learning

Origin Learning

Augmented Reality (AR) programs can make images, graphics and videos to ‘come alive’ by creating layers of digital information on top of the physical world that can be viewed through Android or iOS devices. can benefit from augmented reality programs. Technology acts funny at times.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

You don''t program Watson; you work with Watson". While Watson and Siri may seem far removed from our task of designing learning programs, the reality is they are not. Content will be continuously co-created and co-owned by the community members ( much like the evolution of Wikipedia ).

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Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning


Here are some mobile learning strategies that can kick-start your learning initiative as well as strengthen existing learning programs in the corporate scene. Mobile Devices are an indispensable part of our people’s life – both at work and home.

What is the “Killer App” of Mobile Learning? [Chime in]

mLearning Revolution

I get asked this question all the time. Here’s my answer.

How can we get our clients to play the “What If” game?

Coffee and Design

For example, according to Wikipedia, Dan Bricklin creator of VisiCalc , came up with the idea of an “electronic spreadsheet” during his time at Harvard. Can we all agree that technology can sometimes be a double-edged sword?

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Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

They can also use the CMS Simulation Writer to customize the experience of their students and align it with their program curriculum. Source: Wikipedia. According to a CNBC story , Warren Buffet started his first business of selling lemonade when he was just 5-years old.

eLearning platform vs LMS – What’s the Difference?


Wikipedia defines an LMS as “a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting and delivery of education courses, training programs, or learning and development programs.”. This enables you to build entire, multi-faceted training programs, upon it.

How Could Students Make Online Learning More Productive

Your Training Edge

Every program has a set schedule to follow, as well as coursework, assignments and tests. Download a program that tracks what you are doing on the internet. There are even some programs that will lock you out of specific websites during times you are supposed to be studying.

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Performance Learning Productivity

The term ‘blended learning’ first appeared in the late-1990s when web-based learning solutions started to become more widely used and were integrated on one way or another with face-to-face methods. Of course the ‘blending’ concept has been around for much longer than the past few years.

The skillset of a blended trainer or facilitator: technology is overrated

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Who has not experienced an introductory program which consist of your first day. You have a program of briefings by all departments which pour a lot of information on you. A blended program has more contact moments than face-to-face training sessions.

When to Use Emojis for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

It’s a frightening thought indeed, but one we can counteract in how we use emojis in our training programs. Wikipedia: Emoji. Emojis are the today’s hieroglyphics. I can imagine thousands of years from now as archaeologists try to reconstruct our culture.

Why You Should Adopt Social Learning

EI Design

Source: Wikipedia. Source: Wikipedia. What kind of programs would work? It is exciting to be part of the new era in corporate learning that leverages on social and collaborative learning.

3 Ways To Get ‘More’ Out Of Your LMS Training Delivery

Upside Learning

in isolation can help you achieve your learning objectives, the overall learning experience can be enhanced by combining these delivery modes to create a blended Learning program.

Building eLearning Mobile App: 7 Mistakes and Their Respective Remedies

Your Training Edge

Secondly, when you plan to build a new eLearning program or mobile app for the same, you should start by validating the idea. Selection of a text instantly leading to the opening of pop-up windows for a dictionary, Wikipedia entry and other knowledge sources.

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Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System


Referring to the definition cited by Wikipedia : Tin Can xAPI “is an e-learning software specification that allows learning content and learning systems to speak to each other in a manner that records and tracks all types of learning experiences. Are you familiar with Tin Can API?

Why is Learning So Complicated?

Learning Rebels

Here is my requirement, make the accessibility and search-ability of your program to be as easy as Google/YouTube/Wikipedia and you’ll have me first in line. #Blimage on! How can the Mouse Trap Game relate to learning?

Experience (Tin Can) API: What to Expect from Your LMS Provider

Bottom-Line Performance

API’s (that stands for Application Programming Interface ) are not nearly as scary and complicated as they sound. An API is a language two software programs or databases use to talk to each-other. Tin Can. Experience. TIN CAN! Experience! We’re all hearing about it… but what is it?

A Brief Historical Look at Corporate Training


As I get older, new professionals fresh out of Ed Tech programs look younger and younger. According to wikipedia:“If computerized automation increased factory production, it could do the same for academic instruction.”.

UpsideLMS Is One Of The Five Emerging Learning Managements To Watch!

Upside Learning

Further, while the system’s wiki resembles Wikipedia, the discussions section looks similar to LinkedIn group discussion pages. Related posts: Reseller program for UpsideLMS launched The LMS – Will It Survive?

6 Killer Examples Of Gamification In eLearning

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I will share 6 examples that outline how we have created immersive learning experiences using gamification for varied training needs like induction and onboarding, professional skills enhancement, compliance, soft skills enhancement, and behavioral change programs.