#2008 Sloan Survey of Online Learning #Learning Management System #Learning System #LMS

Reaching for Online Learning Systems in Times of Recession, Pt. 4

The importance colleges and universities ascribe to online course offerings varies. According to the 2008 Sloan Survey of Online Learning, both public universities and two-year colleges agreed that online courses […]

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#2008 Sloan Survey of Online Learning #Learning Management System #Learning System #LMS

Reaching for Online Learning Systems in Times of Recession, Pt. 3

Assuming the recession continues to draw more adults to online learning systems, it will amplify an online trend that has been continuing since the Sloan Consortium began publishing its online-education […]

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#2008 Sloan Survey of Online Learning #Babson College #Learning System #Online Training

Reaching for Online Learning Systems in Times of Recession, Pt. 2

According to a recent New York Times article, higher education learning systems across America are seeing large increases in the student enrollment in online courses compared to this time last […]

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#2008 Sloan Survey of Online Learning #Learning Management System #Learning System #LMS

Reaching for Online Learning Systems in Times of Recession, Pt. 1

Of course, in a time of recession, adults tend to seek shelter in higher education learning systems. Anxiety about losing one’s job or finding another one is more than enough […]

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#Learning System #Michael Wood #Rote Poetry Contest #William Shakespeare

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 6

In his book on Shakespare, Michael Wood observed that rote learning systems offer “many rewards, not least a sense of poetry, rhythm and refinement–a heightened feeling for language.” Of course, […]

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#Learning System #Michael Knox Beran #Rote Memorization

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 5

Michael Knox Beran points out that long before children begin school, parents create a learning system with the primitive poetry of the nursery rhyme. Before a two-year-old understands the meaning […]

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#Learning System #Memorization Skills #Rote Memorization #To a Skylark

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 4

Of course, rote learning systems for multiplication tables are a little different from poetry. You’ll probably use multiplication your entire life; you won’t necessarily need to pull out Shelley’s “To […]

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#Learning System #Off By Heart #Rote Memorization

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 3

One benefit of rote learning systems is the confidence students gain. In a rote learning system like the Off By Heart competition, performing a poem by heart can be a […]

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#Learning System #Memorization Skills #Off By Heart #Rote Poetry Contest

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 2

Daisy Goodwin, organizer of the Off By Heart rote poetry competition, said she hopes to revive poetry’s popularity among the young. “Poetry still has a chance of surviving as a […]

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#Hard Spell #Learning System #Off By Heart #William Wordsworth

A Victorian-Style Rote Learning System, Pt. 1

With all the attention spent in classroom learning systems on problem-solving, collaboration, inter-personal and other 21st century skills, is there a space for good old memorization skills as well? Some […]

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#Barack Obama #Collaborative Tools #Inaugural Address #Learning System

Obama’s Vision for Technology and U.S. Learning Systems

With more people gaining access to education and interactive tools, online learning systems have demonstrated their potential in terms of effecting positive social changes around the world. Regardless of political […]

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#Connecticut FIRST #Google Docs #Idealist.org #Learning System

Google Docs: Enhancing Learning Systems and Aiding Nonprofits

Recently the Google Docs Blog has run a series on non-profits organizations, acting as an online learning system of human rights organizations. The blog includes a number of nonprofit organizations […]

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#Learning Management System #LMS #LMS Resources #Virtual Guest

Organizing Virtual Speakers via an LMS

In designing an online course for an LMS, try to use outside experts whenever appropriate. Refer to textbook authors, local and international writers and critics, other college and university instructors, […]

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#Learning Management System #LMS #Multimedia Learning content

Enjoyable and Manageable LMS Courses

Part of making your LMS course material enjoyable is mixing up your activities. Keep it light and fun, using a multimedia approach. Be careful to avoid too much text without […]

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#Homophones #Learning Management System #LMS #Malapropism

Proofreading LMS Course Material, Pt. 2

So you’re proofreading your LMS course material. Whatever you do, don’t rely solely on spelling and grammar tools! Howard L. Chace’s “Ladle Rat Rotten Hut”, a malapropism of Little Red Riding […]

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#Learning Management System #LMS #Proofreading

Proofreading LMS Course Material, Pt. 1

Are you getting your course material ready for uploading onto an LMS or course syndicator? One necessary and final touch is to have it proofread. We’ve all seen misspellings and […]

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#Course Syndicator #Learning Management System #LMS #University of British Columbia

Burnish your Online Course for LMS Use, Pt. 3

Online courses should be as visually pleasurable as possible. According to a study by the University of British Columbia, which rated 127 online courses according to 43 criteria, how an […]

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#Learning Management System #LMS #online learning #Syllabus Development

Burnish your Online Course for LMS Use, Pt. 2

One basic criterion for your online course is a thorough course syllabus, which should be presented before any online learning begins. Especially for students who have never taken an online […]

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#Learning Management System #LMS #video tool #Video Tours

Burnish your Online Course for LMS Use, Pt. 1

So you’ve gathered your materials and want to create an online course to host on a learning management system. Before submitting it to a courseware syndicator like Coggno, you’ll want […]

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#E-Waste #Electronics Industry #Learning System #web 2.0

Environment-Friendly Learning Systems

Businesses investing in online training and Web 2.0 learning systems are part of a global movement of interactive and collaborative instruction. But companies using such learning systems are also helping […]

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