Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. We are lucky to have been doing virtual instruction for a long time.

Remote Coaching for Results In Today’s Virtual World

Allego

As sales teams navigate the world of virtual selling, leaders seek new ways to get—and keep—their teams informed, motivated, and successful. Read on for four key takeaways from their discussion and some helpful ideas on how sales leaders can successfully coach in a virtual environment.

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Instructional Design for Virtual Worlds

Experiencing eLearning

How does the instructional design process change when you’re working with virtual worlds and 3-D environments? For all the impressive visual and technical feats possible in virtual worlds, a foundation of good design is still critical. Karl and Tony argue that when learning in 3-D fails, “the lack of learning in these instances is not a result of the VIE [virtual immersive environment] ; rather it is a result of poor instructional design&# (p.

Virtual Worlds in Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

This month’s topic is cool new technology in training. The first few posts will be about how virtual worlds are being used. As the month progresses, we’ll delve into some other cool-technologies like augmented reality and gaming, and talk about how they can be used in training and communication as well. The cost-benefit calculation for using those sorts of tools changes significantly depending on how familiar your audience already is with the technology.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

Surface solution constraints Uncover any technological constraints, requirements for your solution like certification or. support staff from around the world. Technology they access on. What existing technologies or. new technologies have you been. and technology.

How Sellers Can (and Should) Adapt to a Virtual World

Allego

Virtual selling—working a deal remotely when you can’t be there in person—is the new normal for B2B salespeople. But being a great virtual salesperson doesn’t mean simply conducting every meeting via video conference. But technology isn’t all sellers need.

3D Virtual Worlds are NOT Dead, Dying or Disappearing

Kapp Notes

There are many reasons by I believe that virtual worlds are not dead, dying or disappearing. In fact, I believe that they are gaining momentum and are becoming more and more impactful as the technology gets better and more real world business cases are indicating the value of these environments, in addition there are several initiatives that are examples of the kinds of projects that are are driving virtual worlds. In a 3D virtual world, you are engaged.

Virtual Worlds and Compliance

Kapp Notes

Here is an interesting move in the virtual world space. ProtonMedia and Kaplan EduNeering recently integrated their respective technologies to create a new way for life sciences organizations to meet regulatory and compliance regulations. The companies have combined ProtonMedia’s ProtoSphere virtual immersive environment (VIE) with Kaplan EduNeering’s ComplianceWire learning management system. 3D worlds virtual immersive environment

Answering Some Virtual World Questions

Kapp Notes

The metrics or measurements we need to use in 3D virtual immersive environments must be the same we use in physical environments. We must tie virtual world training events to real world outcomes and that requires pre- and post-test measuring with a comparison to gage impact of the 3D virtual world intervention. We can’t use paper and pencil assessment to measure virtual world outcomes, instead we must.

25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

A couple of years ago I started up Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week to promote real-world applications of virtual reality. The inaugural #VRwolweek unearthed 20 real-world examples of the emerging technology, and the enduring popularity of that blog post tells me that we are hungry for more. Loath to disappoint, I hereby present 25 more real-world examples of virtual reality, drawn from this year’s and last year’s events.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. We know (or should know) that preparing for a virtual learning program (VLP) is quite different from planning for Instructor-led Training (ILT). Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program. Step 1: Invest in Reliable Technology.

Virtual Duality

E-Learning Provocateur

Something struck me during this year’s Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week. Billed as an event for “anyone who is working with or experimenting with virtual reality, whether that be at home, at school or at work”, this was the second time I had run it. Again I was keen for our peers in L&D and other industries to share what they are doing with this emerging technology.

20 real-world examples of Augmented Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

The 2019 instalment of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week kicks off next month. For a couple of previous VR WOL Weeks I’ve collated lists of the examples that the participants unearthed – see 20 real-world examples of Virtual Reality and 25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality. In any case, I’m interested in what people in the real world are currently doing with this emerging technology, so I’ve collated the following examples.

Why Virtual Reality Has a Bright Future in the eLearning World

Origin Learning

Since we are living in the era of technological revolution, it doesn’t come as a surprise that Virtual Reality (VR for short) has become the most popular buzzword in the eLearning domain. What’s Virtual Reality? The term itself refers to a deeply engaging experience of a world which basically doesn’t exist. On the other hand, VR presents a virtual environment to our senses in a way that we can really experience it as if it was completely real. Virtual Reality

New Whitepaper Released: Collaboration in Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Check out my newest whitepaper titled Compliant Collaboration & Learning in Virtual Immersive Environments. The whitepaper describes how life science companies are effectively leveraging virtual worlds to successfully facilitate collaboration and training. Just as flight simulator technology helps pilots avoid errors, retrace incorrect reactions and prepare for worst case scenarios, 3D virtual immersive environments serve a similar role in the life science industry.

The newest realities of the business world are Augmented & Virtual

QuoDeck

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality have changed the way corporates look at content dissemination. These technologies offer highly immersive experiences making them appropriate for engaging with the audience. While many still consider them to be a fad, the research being put into improving these technologies proves otherwise. It is time to take this medium seriously and to start riding this technology wave. What can these technologies do for your company?

Resources for Researching Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Recently, a number of individuals have inquired about resources for virtual world research. Journal of Virtual World Research --Great resource. This journal has freely available PDF articles describing the vast amount of work being done in virtual worlds. Recently, the journal featured a number of articles on using virtual worlds in the field of Healthcare. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D Book 3D worlds

Virtual Training Delivery Success: Tried and Tested Tips

Infopro Learning

The impact of Covid19 on the world of L&D has been significant. This jump has increased the need for online training solutions such as virtual instructor led training programs also known as VILT. A common pitfall that occurs during virtual types of training is distractions.

Awesome Virtual World Program: Sign Up Today

Kapp Notes

My friend, Randy Ran Hinrichs, of 2b3d who has a wonderful motto of “Move Photons, Not People” is offering a program that you need to take advantage of if you are involved, interested or curious about 3D virtual worlds. Here is Randy talking about 3D Virtual Worlds with Ron Burns of ProtonMedia. The program offers a Certificate in Virtual Worlds. 3D worlds

How Virtual Classroom Software Has Changed Learning?

ReadyTech

Technology has impacted almost every aspect of our daily lives, and education is no exception. If recent world events have taught us anything, it’s that virtual classroom software is a necessity we need to consider more than ever before. virtual classroom learning

Virtual reality training and its benefits for enterprises.

Indusgeeks

As technology keeps on improving, we can see enterprises acquiring an interest in the medium. Virtual reality training offers expanded access and the capacity to normalize activities, while simultaneously being adaptable and smoothing out cycles across different regions. The post Virtual reality training and its benefits for enterprises.

Random 3D Virtual World Statistics

Kapp Notes

Sitting at my virtual desk gathering statistics. Here are some interesting Virtual World Statistics gathered from a number of different sources. In the fourth quarter of 2009, total registered accounts in the virtual worlds sector reached 803 million. From Virtual world registered accounts reach 800m Check out the great chart while you are there. From Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference - March 12-13 PS.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

Learnnovators

The post COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4 appeared first on Learnnovators.

How Technology Is Powering Learning

Magic EdTech

Be it shopping, socializing, gaming, entertainment, work from home, online and virtual schools, and even daily yoga classes, digitization has become a part of our existence. . When applied to education, technology can bring fundamental transformation to the ways we learn.

How Technology Is Powering Learning

Magic EdTech

Be it shopping, socializing, gaming, entertainment, work from home, online and virtual schools, and even daily yoga classes, digitization has become a part of our existence. . When applied to education, technology can bring fundamental transformation to the ways we learn.

Virtual Reality: The Game-Changing Educational Technology

CommLab India

Virtual Reality (VR) – It is no exaggeration to say that this is one of the hottest trends in the world of educational technology. How does this technology help firms help train their people better? From these definitions, we can conclude that VR is a technology which produces an artificial three-dimensional environment that learners can interact with using special equipment. VR-based training technologies can be used to overcome this problem.

Making Virtual Learning Stick with Activity Debriefs

InSync Training

We’ve been using virtual classroom technologies for close to 20 years now. This webinar approach to content delivery is perhaps the most ineffective way to get information out to the world. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Modern Learning Modern LearnersUnfortunately, we are still holding on to a content model that insists the most important outcome is getting through all of the slides.

Virtual Reality for Corporate Training

CHRP-INDIA

They started adopting new technologies that will make their employees motivated and connected to the newer culture of modernism. Thus, corporates discovered Virtual Reality as their learning partner. Virtual Reality is engaging and brings curiosity to learners.

15 Best Virtual Selling Blog Posts

Allego

Virtual selling is the only way to overcome the factors that are causing companies to freeze or shrink their budgets. But being a great virtual salesperson doesn’t mean simply conducting every meeting on Zoom. Are You Ready For Virtual Selling?

Virtual Worlds #lrnchat

Clark Quinn

In last night’s #lrnchat , the topic was virtual worlds (VWs). This was largely because several of the organizers had recently attended one or another of the SRI/ADL meetings on the topic, but also because one of the organizers ( @KoreenOlbrish ) is majorly active in the business of virtual worlds for learning through her company Tandem Learning. The first question to be addressed was whether virtual worlds had been over or underhyped.

Roadmap to Virtual Learning

mLevel

As we are venturing into this world of remote working for all, we still have the responsibility of training our employees. We can’t host our ILT training courses in our high-end technology driven training rooms. Check out the “Roadmap to Virtual Learning” below to see how the MLevel platform can be an integral part of both approaches. But how do we do it? It is time to think of our approach in an asynchronous and synchronous learning approach. .

Onboard New Employees Virtually

PSB

Online onboarding is a great way to complete new hiring documents, learn office policies, participate in team and colleague presentations, get used to the company and its culture, and acquire the skills needed to perform their digital technology roles. Simplify employee onboarding process.

OpenSim and virtual worlds

Moodle Journal

Apart from my work here at Bromley Colleg with Moodle and all that that involves, some time ago, I think it must be about 7 or 8 years now, I discovered 3DML and started to do some developing with buidling 3D worlds or Spots as they were called back then. But then the world moved on, which is when Second Life appeared; if you look down the left side bar you will see the link or slurl to one of my sims.

Cost and Effect: Virtual Worlds and Training Budgets

Bottom-Line Performance

Virtual worlds do not fit into this particular trend. However, this does not mean that virtual worlds can’t be the most cost effective solution for a particular training project. Along with other complex simulations or learning games, virtual world learning solutions can be the most effective solution in a variety of situations. A l ot of business have explored sales training in virtual worlds.

Virtual Performance Management —CoreAcademy

Coreaxis

Performance management can be challenging in person and now that we live in a virtual world, it brings even more challenges but it is not impossible. Making smart technology choices will help you use the tools as a means to make your life easier. 6 Best Practices For Virtual Performance Management. If you’d like to learn more on this topic and get a practical playbook, join the CoreAcademy course Virtual Performance Management on February 11, 2021, at 2:30 p.m.

The Benefits of Virtual Mentoring

Chronus

March 11, 2020, the day the World Health Organization announced a global pandemic, marked a new era for professional life as we knew it. At Chronus, we’re dedicated to exploring ways to develop purposeful relationships with the help of technology. In today’s post, explore the benefits of virtual mentoring and how it can help your organization stay connected and engaged. What is Virtual Mentoring? Virtual Mentoring Solves Traditional Challenges.

Virtual 3D World for Teacher Training

Kapp Notes

The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) launched an online resource for potential and current educators in West Virginia called Teach West Virginia and as part of the initiative, a 3D world is playing a key role in the process. According to the article West Virginia looks to Second Life As part of the program, they have developed a unique and groundbreaking virtual world on the internet’s largest 3D virtual community, Second Life.