Why You Should Consider Blended Learning

Blue Sky eLearn

Blended learning (hybrid, mixed-mode or technology-mediated instruction) is simply combining traditional face-to-face instruction with online learning. Encourage discussions around the post-event learning opportunities and recorded content.

Leadership through Blended Learning: Sorority LMS Success

WBT Systems

Blended Learning programs are the ideal way to deliver leadership development programs as they are more effective at creating behavioral change and deep learning. The continuous learning approach promoted by blended learning is more effective at creating change and deep learning.

Conferences and Blended Learning

AssociCom

One of the most interesting results to come out of the early experimentation with online learning systems was that students performed best when the learning environment consists of both face-to-face and online components (e.g. Intuitively, this is because these different components allow students to approach the learning experience in a manner that is consistent with their own needs and learning styles. Online Communities Online Learning social-media

Does Your Team Say Your Mandatory Workshops Are Unbearable?

Velvet Chainsaw

Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics. Related Stories Sagacious And Substantive Gists We Should Appreciate, Comprehend And Respect Regarding Learning Lose the PPT Template Disrupting Our Own Conference Learning Models [Webinar].

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Understanding New Trends In Educational Technology [Infographic]

Velvet Chainsaw

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Associations play an important role in higher education

Aaron Wolowiec

Educators should develop a better understanding of what students need to be learning, and then connect those learning outcomes to employment, they said. Offer blended learning environments. When I graduated college 16 years ago, times were different.

Associations play an important role in higher education

Aaron Wolowiec

Educators should develop a better understanding of what students need to be learning, and then connect those learning outcomes to employment, they said. Offer blended learning environments. When I graduated college 16 years ago, times were different.

6 Key Features of the Best Learning Management Systems

Higher Logic

Their professional development and competency-based learning offers are second to none. And with modern technology, including learning management systems (LMS), associations have the power to pick up where colleges leave off. Not everyone learns the same way. Learning Paths.

Science Teachers Group Looks to Boost Student Test Scores With New Teaching Style

Associations Now

According to the report card, only 22 percent of 12th-grade students performed at or above proficient levels—which means that high school seniors’ science learning hasn’t gone anywhere in the six years since the assessment was last given. “It’s

Select an LMS Consultant Before Beginning Your LMS Selection

WBT Systems

With more than 700 learning platforms on the market, how do you narrow the field down to the best learning management systems (LMS) for your association’s needs? They stay on top of online learning trends and are familiar with learning systems and other association technology.

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Blended Association

AssociCom

Are you a blended association? He was struck by the parallel between the concept of blended learning which he is very familiar with , and what was happening with associations, and coined the term blended socialization. Blended learning is when traditional face to face learning is combined with computer based eLearning. member engagement Online Communities social networking Uncategorized Blended Association Blended Socialization eLearning

Blended Socialization

AssociCom

And while social media itself is a somewhat recent phenomenon, particularly with respect to the level of adoption that we’re seeing now, it springs from a more fundamental human desire to meet people, collaborate, and learn from each other. A very interesting result from the research Murray did into educational technologies is that the best learning outcomes occur with a combination of online and face-to-face learning, which is sometimes referred to as “blended learning.”.

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

Because association education programs are based on industry standards, the learning outcomes are consistent and it is easy for employers to recognize the validity of skills and competencies achieved. For example, an association learning management system can: Attract and engage learners.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.27.17

Reid All About it

Learn from these frightening tales of decisions made with bad data, ugly visualizations, misuse of web analytics, and more. Learn what the new rules around CME and performance/quality improvement mean, and how to prepare for implementation.

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Achieve more: How research should inform your association’s meetings strategy

Aaron Wolowiec

As part of my ongoing series titled “Achieve More,” I’m profiling this month the role of research in the development of compelling educational experiences that inspire learning, engagement and community. To be sure, those who are especially avant garde are immersed in a variety of professional development listservs and discussion forums; are knowledgeable about adult learning principles; and have a propensity for developing interesting new content delivery methods.

Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook

WBT Systems

Recently, eLearning Industry invited WBT Systems to contribute to the publication of a free eBook which addresses one of the biggest concerns faced by organizations – the complexity and difficulty of Learning Management System implementation.

How To Design a Digital Badge Strategy

WBT Systems

Dramatic changes have occurred in how learning is recognized, accredited and validated. Often it is the intrinsic, on-the-job skills and best practices that are learned and applied that provide the most value and benefit. How will this work for blended learning solutions?

2018 eLearning AWARD for LMS presented to WBT Systems Ltd. and Miele & Cie. KG by eLearning Journal

WBT Systems

The 2018 eLearning AWARD in the category for ‘Learning Management System’ (LMS) has been awarded to the project partners WBT Systems and Miele & Cie. A Global Solution – Integrated Enterprise Learning Management System .

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Six Issues Associations Are Having Difficulty Responding To

Velvet Chainsaw

Members don’t understand learning. Our association members don’t understand learning. Our Board of Directors speak about learning and education in of terms and attendance at workshops, number of butts in seats, compliance, certification and standards.

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The 5 E’s of Generating Non-Dues Revenue from eLearning

WBT Systems

One great way to do this is to look to your online education and certification programs – with your Association Learning Management System, generating non-dues revenue is easy! Enable Ease of Access for a Positive Learning Experience.

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Learning + Technology: The Latest on What Associations Are Doing

SocialFish

I asked Jeff Cobb to share a summary of his great new report on social learning, a topic which you know is dear to our hearts. How much success are organizations having with technology-enabled and technology-enhanced learning? Featured Industry Insider Social Learning Useful Data

Make it Easy for Members to Love your Association LMS!

WBT Systems

Ensuring members are engaged in learning is a key challenge for associations. Selecting a vendor that specializes in Learning Management Systems for Associations will ensure that the user experience has been designed to meet your members needs.

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How to Build an Online Learning Sponsorship Program

WBT Systems

However, by focusing only on in-person event sponsorships, you miss an opportunity to build stronger partnerships with industry vendors through online learning sponsorships. An online learning sponsorship program offers more than insert a sponsor’s logo on a webinar slide or displaying their advertising in a sidebar. As industry experts, sponsors can bring value to your online learning programs by helping learners achieve their goals.

New Year Resolution: Invest in Association Learning Technology

WBT Systems

Whether your association is planning to launch new education or certification programs, or revitalize and restructure existing programs, our suggestion for your new year resolution is to invest in association learning technology. Association Learning Technology: Resources for Planning.

Which Association Learning Trends Predictions Came True in 2016?

WBT Systems

Which trends will be relevant to the associations attending ASAE Tech 16, looking to enhance or revise their learning technologies? Which association learning trends will still be important as we move forward into 2017? Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education.

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Report: 90% of Associations Use Technology to Enhance Learning

Associations Now

Associations that implement a strategic approach to incorporating technology into learning report more revenue gains, according to a new report from Tagoras. The day will arrive, maybe sooner than we all think, when we can drop the term technology altogether when talking about learning.

Webinars in 2012 ? Where are They Going?

SocialFish

We’ll be featuring a lot more posts about social learning (you’ve probably noticed some already ) and we’ll introduce our full CommPartners team soon! However, with such rapid progression in social media and collaborative learning, the webinar curriculum is in transition.

The 3 C’s of Social Learning for Associations

WBT Systems

The 3 C’s of social learning for associations will help you decide what approach works best for your association members when incorporating social learning into the design of education programs. What is Social Learning? How is Social Learning relevant to Associations? .

How Do Your Learning Opportunities Compare To These Top Ten Traits Of Quality Education Programs?

Velvet Chainsaw

In order to be successful in the 21st Century, organizations must make continuous learning and unlearning a core competency. Organizations need team members committed to learning and unlearning. Education programming with learning outcomes that directly support organizational goals.

Conference Circuit: Heart Association Pumps Life into Education

Associations Now

It will blend learning and fun with events that include the Student Bash , the Chem-E-Car Competition , and ChemE Jeopardy. A prominent cardiovascular conference will feature rapid-fire presentations. Plus: Descendants of Civil Rights-era heroes discuss civic participation.

BIG SOCIALFISH ANNOUNCEMENT

SocialFish

Quote from Rich Finstein, president of CommPartners : “Engagement is a learning imperative, and also a business imperative for associations.

10 Unconventional Ways to Get More Value from Your Association’s LMS

WBT Systems

If your association’s learning management system (LMS) is only used by staff in the education department, you’re not taking full advantage of its potential. As an added benefit, when members use your LMS for these purposes, they’re more likely to explore your other online learning programs. #1 Moving the orientation experience to the LMS gives you the opportunity to design a new member learning journey that fits the needs and interests of different membership segments.

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Educating Medical Personnel: New Book Reviews CPD Topics

Web Courseworks Associations

Full disclosure: Web Courseworks, the company Dr. Hicken and myself work for, has developed a learning management platform specific to delivering online professional development for associations, including the AAMC, medical and health professions societies, and CPD departments.