What is our role in online learning?

eLearning 24-7

The question in what is the role of online learning in today’s world? What is online learning’s role in all of this? This is just one side of a two sided coin, but in my opinion, the role of online learning is to enable anyone, regardless of their location in the world (assuming the infrastructure is there, even if it is only mobile), to learn. Besides finding the course via a net search, you can click a link in Linkedin and go to the site.

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New Add-On Brings Instructor Role!

LearnDash

If you have ever wanted to allow others to create their own LearnDash courses on your site without having to use a WordPress multisite network or getting access to all of the administrative settings, then this add-on is your solution!

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities

ID Reflections

They will expect and demand to learn differently -- social, mobile and cloud will play a big role. This post, as the title says, is about Corporate Universities (CU) and the role of MOOCs therein. The world has gotten complicated.

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5 Ways Video Role-Play Will Transform Your Training Effectiveness

KnowledgeAnywhere

One technique that deserves particular attention is video role-play; in fact, here are five ways in which utilizing online video coaching can transform your training effectiveness. Role-playing is particularly effective in sales training environments, due to the high-pressure situations reps can encounter. Through video role-playing, these situations can be better anticipated and learned. Video role-playing could be the exception.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise

Litmos

One organization I’ve worked with offered a suite of tutorials online for free, but that was backed up with paid certifications and on-site support as part of a learning plan. And again, this is a role for L&D. There’s much talk about the ‘extended enterprise’ today.

The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. A client recently asked if I could help him prepare a presentation he’ll be delivering to colleagues within his organization.

The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. A client recently asked if I could help him prepare a presentation he’ll be delivering to colleagues within his organization.

The changing role of L&D: from “packaging” to “scaffolding” plus “social capability building”

Jane Hart

But in the meantime if you are interested in the area of social capability building, take a look at the Connected Worker site.

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The role of the Personal Learning Advisor: supporting everyday workplace learning

Jane Hart

Click on the SIGN UP HERE link above , and you will be taken to a page at the PayPal site to pay. Click Return to Tesserae Ltd to return to this site. Next public online workshop runs: 4 – 29 APRIL 2016.

6 Reasons You Need a Social LMS Right Now!

Origin Learning

Eduardo, I’m not talking about a dating site, I’m talking about taking the entire social experience of college and putting it online.” – Mark Zuckerberg in ‘The Social Network’. To change the role of the instructor.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour.

Learners as producers

Learning with e's

Firstly, the traditional role of teachers is changing. Teacher roles have been moving from didactic to facilitative roles ever since constructivist theories started to enter into teacher training curricula.

Conflicting personas: social media as an ‘AND’ role (initially titled ‘AND’ job which is entirely inappropriate, even for this blog)

Janet Clarey

These dueling roles have created a persona issue for me. teaching about my “AND&# role. These are all related to my “AND&# role. I’ve got information to share about both roles. Separate accounts for some social networking sites to keep topics organized.

Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 2, Additional Roles of the LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

Handling Site Settings, Report Generation, and the Front/Home Page – An Interview with Michael Lanius: As promised in my last post on LMS administration, I have a second set of interview clips to share from my chat with Michael Lanius about his perspective on an LMS Administrator’s role. Michael is a senior support staffer at Web Courseworks who has played all the roles related to being a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Administrator.

The future of classrooms

Learning with e's

This is due to the rapid proliferation of mobile technology, the disintermediation of traditional teacher and student roles, new trends such as MOOCs and the upsurge of user generated content on social media sites - all of which take learning away from previously familiar territory.

Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The Person-Technology Fit

Your Training Edge

Apart from that, employers are using social media sites to background check and get references for employees. If not employed, people from the same digital generation tend to make associations with these social media sites, for instance, website owners who tend to encourage marketing and advertising through social media channels. A recent survey by CareerBuilder informs us that 45% employers now search for candidates on social media websites, compared to 28% in 2008.

Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru

Knowledge Guru

Every Knowledge Guru subscription includes four user roles. Take time to understand the roles as it helps you understand what each one can and cannot do. This role serves as Bottom-Line Performance’s primary point of contact. Access the Manage Accounts tab within system administration site. The post Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru appeared first on. Account Owner. Information on new product releases is sent to this individual.

Moodle Demo Site

eLearning Cyclops

While searching Moodle.org for ways to learn more about Moodle, I found their demo site. They provide access to Admin, Teacher, and Student levels, so you can get a good feel for the system's features as they pertain to each role. It is a great way to learn and explore this open source LCMS. And the demo system is erased and restored every hour, allowing you to do whatever you want without any harm. Also, the demo is offered in numerous languages.

ASTD Webcast on Manager's Role in Employee Learning and Performance Improvement

The Peformance Improvement

I did a webcast for the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) on the topic of the manager’s role in employee learning and performance improvement. If you didn’t attend and would still like to listen to my talk and see the slides, go to the ASTD site. Again, a more in-depth explanation of all of these points is available at the ASTD site for the webcast.

Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru

Knowledge Guru

Every Knowledge Guru subscription includes four user roles. This post summarizes what each role can do. This role serves as our primary point of contact; They can do these things: Function as a System Administrator: www.theknowledgeguru.com/systemadmin/. Have access to Manage Accounts tab within system administration site; other system admins do not. The post Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru appeared first on.

Lessons Learned From a Former Biotech Training Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

The subject matter is highly technical, there are many different roles to train and the industry is highly regulated. How did you end up in a training role at Envigo? The roles are extremely technical. Think back to when you were first starting out in a training role.

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. Check our infographic that lists 15 good sites you can access to source great images for your online courses.

Learnlets » Visualizing the role of visuals

Clark Quinn

Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 2, Additional Roles of the LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

Handling Site Settings, Report Generation, and the Front/Home Page – An Interview with Michael Lanius: As promised in my last post on LMS administration, I have a second set of interview clips to share from my chat with Michael Lanius about his perspective on an LMS Administrator’s role. Michael is a senior support staffer at Web Courseworks who has played all the roles related to being a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Administrator.

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

G-Cube

Even as more and more organizations are leaning towards self-paced learning, Corporate Trainers are also changing their roles and teaching philosophies to suit the needs of the modern learners. Social Networking Sites.

The changing skill set of the learning professional

Clive on Learning

The analysis that follows defines three skill areas, each encompassing four roles. The learning professional will frequently find themselves in the role of project manager, bringing together a wide range of specialists to design, develop and deliver a solution. Skills define us.

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Roles in CoP's

The Learning Circuits

In my role as blogmeister for LCB I've done a lot of reading in the communities of practice literature to gain a better understanding of how online communities work. One model I've developed is around the roles and interactions members of a community have as participants in that community.

Name Generators for Learning Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

Fake Name Generator : This is my go-to site for generating names. The power of this site comes when you expand the options. Social Security Administration Names : This site is most helpful if you need popular names from a specific time period.

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11 Popular (Free) Plugins Used with LearnDash

LearnDash

Every single WordPress site out there uses plugins, and usually more than one. Theme My Login – A straightforward option for creating login and registration forms on the front-end of your site. We use it on our demo site. Sucuri – The go-to choice for bolstering your WordPress site’s security settings. This arguably a “must-have” for any WordPress site.

The Differences Between eLearning and Distance Learning

Your Training Edge

Paul Jennings, a writer from the Academized , describes his role there: ‘I work with people all over the world. – Do Something : This site helps you create engaging, exciting campaigns right from your desktop.

Crowd-sourced Learning Content: Opportunities and Challenges – (Part 1)

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Vikas Joshi] Nowadays crowdsourcing is playing an increasing role in the creation of learning content. When people have a question, they simply post it on a social networking site, and elicit responses. Sites like Quora organize questions and answers into topics, and make them searchable. Maybe peers can play a role in making this easier in an online community. We are doing this post a bit differently.

The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Performance Learning Productivity

The future role of L&D, and of managers, is to make this happen. Used with permission For more information about the 70:20:10 model and the 70:20:10 methodology, visit the 70:20:10 Institute site

IAM HCM Consulting Names New Head of Education

CLO Magazine

In her new role, she will be responsible for expanding the iAM University curriculum and establishing the firm’s product innovation team. Gambrell said her role will be more outward facing than traditional CLO roles.

5 Ways to Stop Training Content Overload

Bottom-Line Performance

The customer training curriculum referenced above included an online pre-work module where learners choose their job role and take a course that only includes information relevant to them. Product launch cycles are speeding up.

The Latest Trends For E- Learning Design In 2017: Take A Glance

G-Cube

The role of an instructional designer is changing to meet diverse industry demands. Because of different roles, instructional designers’ titles may also vary, therefore often not be understood by those outside their field.