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. With the very social/collaborative nature of the virtual classroom, it’s understandable that gamification of these designs seems such a good fit.

Virtually There: 6 Techniques That Make Your Virtual Classroom Social

InSync Training

These tools can be used to build community and continue the learning conversation started in the classroom, or they can be used as a stand-alone “just-in-time” set of resources for training in the flow of work—or anything in between.

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.

Learn Anywhere:The Modern Virtual Classroom is Global, Mobile, & Social

InSync Training

The virtual classroom has evolved, and expectations for quality are higher than ever. Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. Virtual Classroom Learn Anywhere

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.

Leverage Virtual Classrooms For New-Age Learners


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.

Session Recap - Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network invited me to present my virtual session, Integrating Social Media into the Virtual Classroom, as part of their “Provocative Ideas Webinar Series.” I began the session by defining social learning as “learning that happens between peers.”

Learning Through Virtual Classrooms: A new-age workplace learning trend


There is, however, a long history of debate between the effectiveness of classroom-based trainings versus the ease of use of self-paced e-learning. Thus trainings via virtual classrooms are easier to plan and prepare for – saving both time and money.

What is a virtual classroom?


In just the last generation, networked computers, data analysis, internet, social media, cloud computing and other emerging technologies have transformed the fields of education and training. Online Training Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom software

Games, Gamification in a Virtual Classroom Environment

Kapp Notes

Gamification in the virtual classroom is still in its infancy. Currently, virtual classroom instructors often use workarounds to apply gamification techniques since many virtual classroom software packages don’t have game or gamification elements.

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

InSync Training

InSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann shared her 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social with a rapt BYTE series audience on October 14, 2015. Jennifer said, “Virtual in and of itself is no longer a singular solution for training problems.

Your eLearning courses could be closer to your trainees with a Virtual Classroom LMS integration


A virtual classroom LMS is an eLearning tool that brings your students/employees closer to your coach or teacher. Virtual Classroom Platform is a built-in video conferencing tool, designed to open up the power of virtual collaboration in real time.

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 what content should be social and design components.

The Modern Virtual Classroom Is Global, Mobile, and Social

ATD Learning Technologies

Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. By establishing a foundation of knowledge and skills in these areas, training professionals can get ahead of the trends and create core practices in their organizations. Click here to read full version

Add Social Networks to Virtual Classrooms to Spark Collaboration by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

The collaborative tools built into most virtual classroom platforms, along with private spaces on social or office networking. Performance Support Social Media Virtual Classroomsplatforms, provide opportunities for learners to collaborate with geographically dispersed colleagues.

Virtually There: Defining the Modern Learner Experience

InSync Training

Where and when is the modern classroom? Virtualization has resulted in being able to learn almost anywhere, almost any time, and in many, many ways. BYOD Virtual Classroom Mobile Virtual Classroom mLearning Global Virtual Classroom Social Learning Modern Learning

8 Ways to Drive Employee Engagement in the Virtual Classroom


For increased engagement, you can even consider building a virtual classroom environment in which your employees can plot their own path. But its potential remains very real and can be the key to unlocking the engagement your employees need to exhibit to succeed in the virtual classroom. Or it can be complex, like the virtual reality opportunities increasingly available for larger companies. 7) Integrate Social Media.

We have 2D Virtual Classrooms, Why 3D?

Kapp Notes

One reason is because I can see the personality of the student but, also, there is a sense of presence and connection because two humanoid people are standing face-to-face with proper social distance having a discussion. Sitting around a conference table for class.

Modern Learning Culture Resource Bundle

InSync Training

Today’s workforce is more global, mobile, and social than ever before. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Design Engagement Modern LearningThis presents unique challenges to training professionals, most notably: how do we best support these learners?

A Step-By-Step Guide to Designing Blended Online Courses

eThink Education

VEDAMO’s Virtual Classroom is a simple solution, yet rich with features for interactive teaching that allow teachers to easily moderate online sessions. Traditional classroom. Group socialization. She instructs teachers on how to use VEDAMO’s Virtual Classroom.

Mobile Learning in the Modern Classroom

InSync Training

We bank, read, socially interact, and more from a device that fits in the palm of our hand. Mobile Virtual Classroom Mobile Learning Modern ClassroomMobile learning’s on the rise, and for good reason. Mobile technology, once a luxury, has become commonplace in our lives. The Jetsons imagined a similar future, but did corporate training?

Give Learners a Voice by Incorporating Social Learning

Adobe Captivate

If you’re a fan of Adobe Captivate Prime, you may be aware of the new social learning features that were just released. Social learning is an important developing aspect of the learning technology industry.

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Welcome to 2015! Blended Learning & Virtual Learning 2014 Top Topics

InSync Training

Welcome to 2015 - a year when blended and virtual learning is going to continue to evolve. But just because new techniques and trends are on the horizon, that doesn''t mean the foundations of blended and virtual learning should be overlooked. Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Trends

Virtual Learning from a Newcomer’s Perspective

InSync Training

I'll be learning how to write posts for social media, communicate with university clients, and generally help with whatever is needed. Virtual ClassroomBeing new at anything is an odd mixture of excitement, nerves, eagerness, and a tiny bit of apprehension.

The best option for virtual training is to get an LMS for online courses


This platform is specially designed to increase the learning experience that is carried out in a virtual way within the LMS platform. An LMS for online courses has all the necessary characteristics to not only replace the traditional classroom but also enhance the user’s experience through tools such as gamification , high interactivity with content or even the use of artificial intelligence. Paradiso LMS caters to virtually all types of mobile devices and all browsers.

Trends in Training & Learning Management (Includes Webinar Recording & Slides)

Adobe Captivate

Katrina will discuss the: Impetus behind creating and developing virtual universities. On November 21, I facilitated a discussion of major trends in learning and development. Fun and data was had by all, thanks to our awesome audience from around the world! If you would like to check out the full session recording, click here. The description is below. And here are the slides: Trends In Training & Learning Management from Katrina Baker.



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Joomla Moodle integration is the perfect ally for your company


It is important to say that the virtual processes must be friendly integrated and each time easier for the user to navigate and switch between the platforms. Social Networks: Community Builder, EasySocial, Jomsocial, Jomsocial Profile Types.

What’s New In Enterprise Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

Here’s a recent article by Kineo’s Cammy Bean that offers quick but helpful tips on social learning implementation. [link]. For those traveling on Delta this week, take a peek at Sky Magazine’s lengthy look into the virtual classroom in corporate training.

eLearning for Associations – If It’s Worthwhile They Will Come and 5 Tips to Keep Them Coming Back

Association eLearning

Keep it social. For many of us, education and learning are a passion. There’s a joy in mastering new things and continuing to stay current in our careers. For us, learning is what Maslow described as “self-actualization” and that’s the only motivation we need to continue to learn. But that’s not the case for everyone. Many association members or potential members face economic or family situations that make continuing their education critical for them to find a better life.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Learnnovators: In this age where PR has greatly transformed with the power of social media networking, how significant is it still for organizations to rely on external professional PR services such as yours vis-à-vis building in-house PR capability to build brand and customer relationships? Bob: You’re right that social media has transformed the way that PR works – and it’s increased its effectiveness immeasurably, at least in the business-to-business sector. Virtual classrooms.

Do you know your E-learning Buckets?

Integrated Learnings

Online Classroom. An online classroom offers many of the same benefits as face-to-face learning but it can be done remotely for a geographically dispersed group. Social and Collaborative Learning. Social learning environments are great ways for employees or experts to collaborate with each other and share experiences. Social environments I used a lot include Linked In and Twitter. By Jonathan Shoaf. I've discovered recently I don't like the term e-learning.

Engaging the Long Distance Learner: Part 1

Adobe Captivate

There are less chances for casual conversation that builds social bonds. Whenever possible, teach virtual classes with your camera turned on. Back when I was on a Staff Diversity Committee, I tried to get my team to wear items to our virtual meeting that expressed their heritage.

Attending the Adobe eLearning Conference on March 13?

Adobe Captivate

There are two tracks on e-learning development and three more tracks on enterprise learning, multimedia training and virtual learning. My 2:30PM session is about increasing engagement through social learning, user generated content, and LMS gamification. It’s free! And there are lots of awesome speakers joining us in Washington DC! You can check out the full session catalog here.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 7

Upside Learning

Virtual classrooms: Online education is changing school hours, buildings, interactions. Technology in the Classroom should include these 7 Learning Tools. Lists and explains 7 technology tools that should be standard technology in the classroom.