Sociallearning

Social learning: how it works in the workplace [WHITEPAPER]

• our natural instincts to learn from others and share our own knowledge<br>• how this is happening already in the workplace<br>• how other organisations are using …

3 Social eLearning Strategies To Try In 2017

<b>Social eLearning Strategies To Try This Year</b><p>As one of Elucidat's top 10 eLearning trends for 2017, social eLearning holds significance. It's one of …

Learning

Can Social Learning Help Your Millennial Workforce Be More Productive?

Millennials are already the biggest and most influential generation after Baby Boomers. And they dominate the workforce today. By 2025, 75% of global workers will be millennials.<p>As the first generation to grow up using computers and the internet, there’s a lot that sets their experience and …

Millennials

Flipgrid Refocuses on Education, Launches Free Version

As a startup, it’s not always easy to identify when it’s time to make a change. Many companies go through multiple iterations before they can find …

Education

7 Social Learning Activities That Are A Perfect Fit In Online Training

7 Social Learning Activities That Fit Perfectly In Online Training<p>Albert Bandura is the most notable proponent of <b>social learning</b>. According to …

Instructional Design

The Year of Social Learning

This is the year we double-down on social learning.<p>For too long we have seen elearning courses that end up with “click-click-click-click” …

Four myths of Social Learning

<i>New article by Helen Blunden, Activate Learning Solutions</i><p><i>“In the last couple of years, I have spoken to many corporate Learning and Development</i> …

Learning

Social Learning: Eyes Provide a Window into Primate Minds

<b>We are not alone in using social information to learn novel tasks</b><p>I'm always looking for novel results of clever experiments, and a recent study by …

Psychology

10 Tips For Designing Effective Social Learning

Social Learning is one approach to learning design, an approach where we combine the best of ‘<i>formal</i>‘ learning (the story that the organisation …

Learning

7 eLearning Tech Trends You’ll See In 2017

I can see the future.<p>I can tell you what you’re thinking right now. It’s “No you can’t.” Boom, see? And if you think that’s a fluke, I’ll tell you …

Students

JANE BOZARTH

THE INTERVIEW:<p><i>1. Learnnovators: Hi Jane! Can you please tell us how you got started, and what has your journey, from trainer to instructional</i> …

Learning

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2017

<b>2017: eLearning Trends And Predictions</b><p>Organizations around the world are looking for some foresight, and it’s prediction time. I’ve got a few, but …

Learning

8 Best Practices To Create Learner-Centered eLearning Courses

How To Create Learner-Centered eLearning Courses<p>Learning is different for everyone. Each individual has their own way of processing, absorbing, and …

Instructional Design

6 E-learning and Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2017

2016 has ended and for you as a training manager this means end-of-the-year reports and planning for the new year. You will be looking at the …

Trends

Why Emojis are failing to evolve into a form of Language

Whether you love them or hate them, you have to admit, emojis have taken over. Once there was a need for a way of adding emotional resonance to the …

Emotions

How to Create a Social Learning Community

Building a cohort or community to enable learners to learn from each other has been a long discussed topic in the education/learning industry. We …

Learning

How to Revolutionise Workplace Learning

This week I’m in Berlin, Germany at the OEB Conference. The conference hosts interviewed me a few weeks ago about my thoughts on learning since …

Leadership

What Social Learning Looks Like in Practice

Social Learning is the preeminent term in Learning & Development at present. It is, however, as mystical in practice as it is prominent in …

Social learning or how to spark good conversations?

Social learning is important part of how we work in business. At Logicearth, we believe social learning is a business strategy and a vital part of …

Learning

Grizzly cubs learn nuisance behaviour from their mothers, U of A study says

Say what you want about nuisance bears, one thing is sure: they pay close attention to their moms.<p>A study from the University of Alberta has …

University of Alberta

DevLearn 2016 designing effective Social Learning workshop v2

My workshop deck from the session on 'Designing Effective Social Learning' at DevLearn, Las Vegas, November 2017. It covers the methodology, communities, trust, facilitation, and measurement. Designed as a presentation deck.

Education

Conformity cannot be identified based on population-level signatures

Altmetric: 14<p>Views: 637<p>Citations: 1<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Alberto Acerbi<br>• , Edwin J. C. van Leeuwen<br>• , Daniel B. M. Haun<br>• & Claudio Tennie<p><i>Scientific</i> …

Data Science

How Climate Change Makes Social Learning Among Animals More Important - Facts So Romantic

Put yourself in the mind of a killer whale. Let’s say you’re the little guy in the picture below.Killer whalesMike Charest / FlickrSo far, you’ve …

Climate Change

College students: join this edtech hackathon hosted by Yellowdig

Though the company raised $1 million to set up an NYC office, <b>Yellowdig</b> is keeping true to its Philly roots: on Nov. 12 the company will rally college …

Hackathons

5 Free Educational Social Networks For Teachers And Students

With social learning being a buzzword, a lot has been said about why teachers should adopt it. More often than not, social learning in online …

Education Technology

Talent Development Platform Everwise Raises $16 Million

Everwise, a start-up based out of both New York and San Francisco, recently raised $16 million in Series B funding and has almost tripled its number …

Startups

Tool transfers are a form of teaching among chimpanzees

Altmetric: 259<p>Views: 10,012<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Stephanie Musgrave<br>• , David Morgan<br>• , Elizabeth Lonsdorf<br>• , Roger Mundry<br>• & Crickette Sanz<p><i>Scientific</i> …

Chimpanzees

Everwise Gets Sequoia's Backing; Here Comes 'Social Learning'

Everwise, a San Francisco company that facilitates online mentoring for companies’ emerging talent, said it has raised a $16 million Series B financing round from investors led by Sequoia Capital — and will put the money to work building out some new “social learning” services.<p>Everwise, founded in …

Startups

When a group must solve hard problems, it's best to design the team around its learning style

What is the best way for a group to collaborate on solving a difficult problem? A new study finds that the answer depends on how that particular …

KarmaCircles - A Peer-to-Peer Social Learning Platform Makes It Easy to Give and Receive Help For Free

It allows any professional to receive help for free and to give help to build their online reputation. On this platform, there is no philosophy of a …

Startups