Color Theory for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Coolors is another website similar to the Adobe Color Wheel site where you can generate color schemes, save, and export them. We had a great webinar last week on designing visual hierarchy. Our senior designer, Stacey Wilhelmsen, touched on some elements of color while discussing visual hierarchy principles. It sparked a great discussion and many more questions about color from the audience, so today I’m going to talk a little bit more about various ways to use color in eLearning.

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Sponge, DVSA & TSO Revamp Driver Theory Training And Relaunch SDFL Website

Dan Keckan

Sponge Learning, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and DVSA’s official publishing partner, The Stationery Office (TSO) have launched a new and improved theory training solution for learner drivers, riders, and instructors.

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Little Shots of Theory

Learning Visions

I’ve been having a lot of fun contributing articles and tips to the eLearning Top Tips section of the Kineo website. Recently, I’ve started a new sub-series series: Shots of Theory. This is me gaining more insight into our practice, but I must admit that theory always turns me off a bit. I’m a practical person; I like to know what works, I don’t want to get too bogged down in the theory and abstractions. Tags: theory kineo instructional design

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Demystify computing theory with new elearning

Sponge UK

NEWS: A new elearning programme to help teachers improve their knowledge and confidence in key aspects of computing theory is being launched in the UK. Award-winning custom-made elearning provider, Sponge UK created the modules using the latest design techniques to help explain complex computational theories such as Boolean logic. categoryid=2 The post Demystify computing theory with new elearning appeared first on Sponge UK.

The Truth about DIY and Building a WordPress Website from Scratch

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Did you know that every day, 661 new WordPress websites crop up on the internet? And hopefully, help you make an informed decision about how to develop your WordPress website. So if you choose to build a website from scratch , WordPress is a good choice. Securing your website.

Accessible Elearning Insights Gleaned from Dutch Municipality Website Audits

The Learning Dispatch

What can training program managers learn from a study of Dutch government websites? Their website audits reveal five insights (at least) to consider when building accessible elearning. Accessible Elearning Insights Gleaned from Dutch Municipality Website Audits. The same factors that influence whether organizations create accessible websites can also influence whether organizations create accessible elearning. And the study is focused on website accessibility.

Cognitive load theory: does it help?

Walkgrove

Cognitive load theory was first introduced in the 1980s and was based on observation surrounding the teaching of mathematics. There is very little data concerning the use of cognitive load theory, or the learning techniques based on it, in commercial adult learning. Cognitive load theory addresses the demand on working memory, but is this issue still top of our list of priorities? Nowadays we have no need to remember any of these things; need to phone someone?

Which Learning Theories are Right for Your Organization?

LearnUpon

There are lots of learning theories out there, but they are not a one size fits all thing. Your learning & development team should investigate the different theories and decide which ones suit the type of training you need to deliver, and the company culture you’re creating . Once you’ve nailed down the learning theory you’re basing your training off, you can implement it with your LMS. 7 popular corporate training learning theories to try. Adult Learning Theory.

Should Marketing Review eLearning Courses?

Association eLearning

Is it possible to emulate the style of the organization’s website in the course template? Recently, an instructional designer friend of mine asked me, “Should Marketing review eLearning courses and approve them before they are released?” I responded with a, “Yes, but…” There are legitimate reasons Marketing needs to see the course before it goes out. However, content isn’t one of them. That’s right, I said it. I am a marketing person, I am not an instructional designer.

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The fun theory

Saffron Interactive

Volkswagen recently launched a website, www.thefuntheory.com , built around the idea that by adding fun into the equation it’s easier to change people’s behaviour for the better. The results of each project have been documented on video and can been seen on the Fun Theory website.

The fun theory

Saffron Interactive

Volkswagen recently launched a website, www.thefuntheory.com, built around the idea that by adding fun into the equation it’s easier to change people’s behaviour for the better. In their own words… The post The fun theory appeared first on Saffron Interactive. Blog eLearning

Leveraging Google Tag Manager, Analytics, and Ads for Ecommerce and WordPress LMS Websites with Shopify Store Scaling Expert Brad Redding

LifterLMS

Learn about leveraging Google Tag Manager, Analytics, and Ads for ecommerce and WordPress LMS websites with Shopify store scaling expert Brad Redding in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. Because we all want a faster website.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Read for: A wide-ranging blog featuring inspiration from current events, trends in the industry and learning theory in general. Post frequency: One post every month Main themes: Trends, learning technology, learning theory.

Connectivism and the modern learner

E-Learning Provocateur

So after several hours of unenlightened googling, I decided to bite the bullet, go back to first principles and read George Siemens’ seminal paper, Connectivism: A Learning Theory for the Digital Age. Siemens describes connectivism as “the integration of principles explored by chaos, network, and complexity and self-organisation theories&#. According to Chaos Theory , everything is connected, as illustrated so eloquently by the Butterfly Effect.

Videos in eLearning: A Snack Sized Solution

Association eLearning

According to the website fortunelords.com, YouTube is the 3 rd most visited website in the world. eLearning Employee engagement and reterntion Learning Theory Member Engagement & Retention Member Engagement and Retention microlearning Tips and Tricks Training and Development Uncategorized e-Learning effective elearning elearning best practicesAdditionally, the total number of hours of video watched on YouTube each month is 3.25 billion.

Brain science for learning: 10 experts to follow

Sponge UK

More and more L&D professionals are using this scientific-based research to inform their thinking but it can be hard to stay on top of new theories. Follow for: Practical applications of cognitive theories for L&D. Daniel Pink keeps up with social media and regularly makes new resources available on his website. His writing also appears on the BBC website and in The Guardian. Learning theory Uncategorized brain science learning theory

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Adaptive versus Responsive Design

Obsidian Learning

With adaptive design, the server hosting the website detects the devices making requests to it, and uses this information to deliver different batches of HTML and CSS code based on the characteristics of the device that have been detected. [ Typically, adaptive websites have faster load time and overall user experience. New post Adaptive versus Responsive Design on Obsidian Learning. These two terms are used interchangeably even though they are not the same thing.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Pledge to End Hunger

Learning Visions

Just go to the website and do it. You can choose to share this website with others, volunteer your service, and/or donate to Share Our Strength. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc.

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In the flow

Learning with 'e's

This is number 6 in my blog series on major learning theories. My plan is to work through the alphabet of psychologists and provide a brief overview of their theories, and how each can be applied in education. In the last post we examined the work of Craik and Lockhart on Levels of Processing theory. In this post, we explore the work of Mihály Csíkszentmihályi on Flow Theory. There is an interesting news report on the BBC News website this morning.

E-Learning Design Part 6: CDSM’s Active Learning Model™

CDSM

Throughout this series on e-learning design , we have looked at some of the learning theories that help to form the method and practice behind our award-winning e-learning. In this final post in the series, we’re going to reveal how we ensure that sound theory is turned into exemplary practice, by giving you an insight into the formula we use for producing successful e-learning content for our customers – a formula we call our Active Learning Model™.

Paper Cuts

Learnnovators

Google has a slick Street View website, complete with PUBLISH subsite, which inexplicably fails to explain how to publish photo spheres. I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. I’ve been tinkering with it and, in the spirit of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week , I’ve decided to share with you what I’ve learned so far. I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! THE DEVICE.

Top 5 Performance Support Apps for Learning Designers

Learnnovators

It is powered by a glossary that carries over 450 terms on subjects related to learning design (including Cognitive Psychology, Instructional Design, Learning Theory, Online Learning, Multimedia Development and Social Media), along with definitions. It covers the most important aspects of instructional design right from the basics, and spans subjects such as evolution, application, learning styles, and instructional theory.

TOP 5 PERFORMANCE SUPPORT APPS FOR LEARNING DESIGNERS

Learnnovators

It is powered by a glossary that carries over 450 terms on subjects related to learning design (including Cognitive Psychology, Instructional Design, Learning Theory, Online Learning, Multimedia Development and Social Media), along with definitions. It covers the most important aspects of instructional design right from the basics, and spans subjects such as evolution, application, learning styles, and instructional theory.

How Do People Learn? Answers from Julie Dirksen

InSync Training

You created a beautiful new page for the internal website. You don't have basic knowledge of learning theories, design theories, and strategies you can target and influence your instructional designs. Often trainers become trainers because their organizations see them succeeding at their jobs. “Oh! You’re a great customer service rep. You can teach other people how to perform customer service.” “Wow! Can you teach these three team members your process?”.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Top Tips

Learning Visions

Some of my efforts lately have been focused on the Kineo website, particularly around our Top Tip series: Tip #30: Show Dont Tell -- Three Ways to Help Your SME See the Forest and the Trees Tip #29: Five Ways to Help Your Learners Space Out Tip #28: Staying on the Cutting Edge Browse our complete Top Tips library and let me know if theres something youd like to see more of! Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Back to School Reading List

Learning Visions

Friday, September 04, 2009 Back to School Reading List Over on the Kineo website, we frequently post articles and tips on a variety of topics. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc.

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Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

He integrates creativity, cognitive science, and technology to lead development of strategic solutions including award-winning online content, educational computer games, and websites, as well as adaptive, mobile, and performance support systems. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn.

4 Ways Marketing Can Support Your Training Program

Roundtable Learning

A marketing team can help your organization harness the power of marketing technologies through emails, newsletters, apps, blogging, intranet posts, and websites. Uncategorized learning Learning aim learning design Learning objectives learning solutions learning theory learning trends training workplace learningMarketing and L&D are typically thought of as separate entities, but they have more in common than you may think.

Behavior Disorders Test One

ProProfs

The Structure of the mind in the Psychoanalytic Theory. What is the humanist theory? (2). What are the defense mechanisms for the psychoanalytic theory? (3). Match the two type of practices of the behavior theory. Quiz Maker › Take Quizzes › Miscellaneous › Behavior Disorders Test One. Loading Page, Please wait… Behavior Disorders Test One. 20 Questions. I I No Attempts Yet. I I Created By lsherwood 14 days ago. Tweet. Embed.

APHG Migration

ProProfs

What is the demographic transition theory of migration? Quiz Maker › Take Quizzes › Miscellaneous › APHG Migration. Loading Page, Please wait… APHG Migration. 26 Questions. I I No Attempts Yet. I I Created By ktdid2k12 2 days ago. Tweet. Embed. Remove Question Excerpt. Question Excerpt From APHG Migration. What is migration? What are the three objectives people have in migrating? What do geographers document concerning migration?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design Central

Learning Visions

Thursday, December 06, 2007 Instructional Design Central Travis Jordan, a recent graduate from Utah States Instructional Technology program, has created Instructional Design Central , a collaborative website for professionals in the fields of instructional design, and E-Learning, and performance improvement. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Brain’s Rule! – How Understanding the Brain Can Improve Your Learning Content

Rob Hubbard

Increasingly I find myself turning away from learning theories and looking to brain science to hel p me design engaging and effective learning content. Many of the established learning theories were conceived decades ago before the advent of the internet or even networked computers. Applying these theories to a 20-minute elearning module delivered solely by computer can be somewhat nonsensical.

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March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

On our Obsidian Learning website, you can view gamification missions for Digital Safety & Security at Halliburton. We were curious to know if anyone saw this as more of a fad than theory. Blended Learning eLearning Gamification Instructional Design Learning Resources Learning Theory ObsidianChat adult learning blended learning collaborative learning distributed learning elearning gamification obsidianchat planning social learning twitter

Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

The Fun Theory : Gamification can be used as an effective method to change people’s behaviors (personal, environment, etc) and make healthier choices, which could be challenging otherwise. Here is an interesting video (from ‘The fun theory’ – an initiative of Volkswagen) on the use of gaming to help increase respect for speed limits. Please note that ‘user’ here could include website visitors, employees, partners, or customers that you want to motivate or engage.

GAMIFICATION IN ACTION

Learnnovators

The Fun Theory : Gamification can be used as an effective method to change people’s behaviors (personal, environment, etc) and make healthier choices, which could be challenging otherwise. Here is an interesting video (from ‘The fun theory’ – an initiative of Volkswagen) on the use of gaming to help increase respect for speed limits. Please note that ‘user’ here could include website visitors, employees, partners, or customers that you want to motivate or engage.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Updating My Blog

Learning Visions

Tabs seem more professional, they make a blog feel more like a "real" website. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Art History e-Learning Nuggets

Learning Visions

Thursday, February 15, 2007 Art History e-Learning Nuggets I was looking for some inspiration the other day -- a way to refill the creative cup -- and decided to head over to the Louvre website for a closer look. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc.

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