Virtually There

By InSyncJennifer | It’s hard to keep track of all of the resources informing the modern classroom. We keep an eye out for trends and best practices by collecting links from magazines, industry experts, and social media and capturing them in our online magazine, Virtually There. #ModernClassroom #edtech #virtualclassroom #virtualtraining #blendedlearning Follow me @InSyncJennifer or blog.insynctraining.com.

E-learning Trends to Watch Out for in 2018 [Infographic]

2017 brought many exciting and new trends with it. Some of these made a serious impact on how we will perceive e-learning in the future. What we’re …

eLearning

The Sense-Making Loop

<b>Acquiring global leadership competencies involves a series of transformational experiences.</b><p>Advertisement<p>The economic world's centers are …

Cool Interactive Video Example for E-Learning

Earlier I shared a nice example of a gamified elearning course. Today I’d like to share a really neat example of an interactive video scenario. This …

eLearning

Managing a Geographically Dispersed Team: Achieving Your Goals Together While Apart

© iStockphoto<br>mammuth<p>You may never meet some of your team face-to-face.<p>A long time ago – before the days of videoconferencing, intranets, and email – …

6 Tips to Make a Global Team Work

Multinational organisations have had to learn quickly how to do business in a new way. Gone are the days of local monocultural teams working …

5 Best Practices for Effective Virtual Teams

<i>beep</i>…”You are now entering the conference call.”<p>I’d probably heard that message a <b>few hundred times</b> during my first job out of college, at a global …

Video on Its Way to Becoming Education Norm

Video has become as ubiquitous in higher education classrooms as big screens in the fitness center and Hulu in residential halls, according to the …

Digital Media

Why Training Needs Video

The shift has arrived, and video is King! You may or may not be shocked by this but not enough trainers are creating video to help the people in our …

Filmmaking

Short Videos are Better for Learning, Right? Maybe Not.

« The Modern Story: Fellowship Opportunity | Main | The MOOC Moment and Its Impact on K-12 Education »<p>| No comments<p>I got this question from a …

If training is the solution, what is the problem?

P<p>eople who are good at their job usually have one thing in common: They have passion for the things they do. Although it’s no surprise that passion …

5 Video Learning Facts That Make The Case For A Video Platform

5 video learning statistics that Learning & Development (L&D) professionals can use to build the case for video as a learning tool in their …

How to effectively use videos in eLearning and microlearning

Jamie Paddock our eLearning Consultant intern explores the use of videos in eLearning and microlearning, including his top tips to create engaging …

8 Tips To Create eLearning Videos On A Tight Timeline

How To Create eLearning Videos On A Tight Timeline<p>Videos are only for eLearning projects with big budgets and lengthy timelines, right? The truth is …

eLearning

How to Add Video to eLearning on a Budget

See why a video is an essential component component in your eLearning toolbox. Create videos for your online courses.

100 Great Game Based Learning and Gamification Resources | Knowledge Guru

Lots people want to get started with game based learning, gamification and serious games in their training. We’ve been curating game related content …

Learning

3 Ways to Use Game-Based Learning

What exactly is game-based learning, anyway? Is it a roomful of children playing video games? Is it students designing games? Or is it both of …

It's All in the Game: Considerations for Designing Effective, Engaging Instructional Games

Games have been a hot topic in education and industry since the early 2000s, with more organizations seeking to apply games as a way to motivate and …

Game Development

Karl Kapp:“Games are very valuable in today’s corporate environment”

“Games let us think and image things that would otherwise be unimaginable or unthinkable”<p>Karl Kapp is perhaps the greatest guru in the world of …

Gamification And Game-Based Learning: Two Different Things

<b>The Differences Between Gamification And Game-Based Learning</b><p>Gamification strategies are increasingly getting attention and investment in eLearning. …

Learning

Gamification vs Game-Based eLearning: Can You Tell The Difference?

<b>Gamification vs Game-Based eLearning: How To Integrate Them Into Your eLearning Course Design</b><p>Both gamification and game-based eLearning can offer …

Learning

The Modern Learner

Put quite simply, <b>the modern learner is any corporate employee today</b>. The modern learner’s attributes, expectations, and demands have shifted from …

Engaged Learning in the Information Age

“Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way” (Aristotle).<p>The world is flooded with information but starving for …

Thomas Edison

Want to be Great at Something? You Need to Embrace Failure

We’ve all heard the stories of great people who failed before they succeeded. Michael Jordan got cut from his high school basketball team, J.K. …

Self-improvement

Unlocking Potential: Releasing the potential of the business and its people through learning

<b>Today’s successful workplaces are fast moving, global and digital. Learning innovation, done well, delivers results that can support sustainable,</b> …

Designing Blended Learning [GUIDE] | Resources

<i>*Updated - April 2016</i><p>Blended learning is back - well, it never went away. But what is blended learning today? With the emergence of new forms for …

Infographic: Ready, set, blend!

A lot has changed in the past 200 years. That might seem like a long time, but the truth is, the rate of technological and societal transformation …

Why Fun in Learning is Important

The idea of fun in learning can be a hard one to grasp. Do you remember the last time you sat down just to learn something new or improve your skills …

Learning