Archive for ‘e-learning’

December 4, 2013

The Challenge of Improving the Quality of Teaching and Learning.

by newchapterlearning

Whether you’re delivering training in the private sector and being judged on the quality of your learning by your stakeholders, or in the public sector, with the quality of your learning being reviewed under the Common Inspection Framework (CIF), by Ofsted, the key for both designers, deliverers and training departments and companies as a whole, is to make sure that the quality of their training is of the highest standard. Quality can only be built, maintained and improved by having quality measures, assessment and reviews in place to embed a culture of continuous improvement.

What can Training do to build a Quality Framework Model? 

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October 20, 2013

Can all face to face training be successfully converted to e-Learning?

by newchapterlearning

As e-Learning has become more and more popular as a learning delivery medium, training designers have increasingly come under pressure to deliver even those topics, which would have traditionally only been delivered in a workshop environment, as e-Learning instead. This brings into question if there are any content boundaries where e-Learning would be totally inappropriate as a delivery medium.

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October 13, 2013

Is it time for SMEs to have their own elearning revolution?

by newchapterlearning

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E-learning has revolutionised training over the recent past. No more so than within the larger Corporates and also the public sector. As early adopters of this new technology, with the global downtown being a catalyst, businesses have leveraged online learning technologies to save money in their training budget, whilst enhancing the learning experience for their staff. It’s given learners greater flexibility to learn and given them a new dimension for learning. Is it time for more SMEs to reap those same rewards?

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October 5, 2013

Taking your learning mobile

by newchapterlearning

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How big a leap is it to take your learning mobile?

I was lucky enough to be at The World of Learning Conference in Birmingham this week. It was a great opportunity to look at the next step in learning evolution, the world of mobile learning.

If you’ve read any of my previous blogs on learning, you’ll know that I have a real passion for ensuring that learning sticks and that training messages are born out of the classroom with embedding activities being built into every learning program.

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September 29, 2013

e-Learning or e-Information – what’s the difference?

by newchapterlearning

e-learning or e-information?

How do you decide whether something you’re reading online could be categorised as simply e-information rather than e-learning and what is the difference?

With the rise of the online platform on which to access information, some knowledge transfer, that may have traditionally taken place face to face or by Distance Learning in a workbook format, suddenly became accessible in an online medium instead.  This platform, because of it’s ease of accessibility, suddenly saw a huge rise in its’ use for learning interventions. Businesses started transferring some of its’ course content online and calling it e-learning. How many of the training practitioners or e-learning companies, had first up-skilled themselves with the skills to develop e-learning as opposed to simply providing information in an online format?

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September 23, 2013

What is e-Learning and what is it not?

by newchapterlearning

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So what is e-learning? Well the dictionary definition says that e-learning, or ‘electronic’ learning, can be defined as ‘learning that is delivered, enabled or mediated using electronic technology for the explicit purpose of training, learning or development in organisations’.

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