A new learning technology specification, Tin Can API is gaining lot of momentum. It is a new standard that allows for tracking, storage and sharing of learning experiences practically anywhere and from any device. It captures common people’s learning habits and interactions. We all learn with our communications and interactions with other people, content, systems … Continue reading Popularity and adoption of Tin Can API
Wikipedia definition of ‘Cloud Computing’ states that ….. Cloud computing is the use of computing resources (hardware and software) that are delivered as a service over a network (typically the Internet). The name comes from the use of a cloud-shaped symbol as an abstraction for the complex infrastructure it contains in system diagrams. Cloud computing … Continue reading Learning with Cloud
Have you ever thought of how the education will look like in future……. Think of our school going kids going to class with not bag full of books, but with small thin leather case in their hand holding an ipad tablet. The teacher in class is giving them geography lesson by helping them do web-conferencing … Continue reading What is going to drive the learning of future?
When any learning solution is designed, we always focus on our end users and their exceptional experience. In the past, the end user focus for learning solutions has been around academic or corporate audiences, which were mostly adult users. Learning landscape is changing dramatically and so is the definition of audiences. With new technologies and … Continue reading Revolutionizing learning – Keeping generations engaged
While there is an abundance of online training content out there, not all training courses achieve their number one objective: to engage the learner. Designing a great course (online or classroom) requires much more than an expert knowledge of the subject matter. The course creator/designer needs to begin with collecting the following information before creating … Continue reading Online Training : How to design a great course?
When you hear “free,” you probably think, well, free. If I tell you that this soda, this popcorn, this television, this whatever – is free, you expect me to hand it over in exchange for nothing. What about software? We’ve all found free software out in the wilds of the Internet. We manage our email … Continue reading Why Moodle Isn’t Really Free
Hand an iPad to a two-year-old, and within seconds, she’ll figure out how to turn it on. Unlocking it might take her a try or two, but show her how, and she’ll get it. In just a few minutes, she’ll be able to swipe with more precision than many adults, and she’ll master the full … Continue reading How Tablets Will Revolutionize Education?
The easy way to write this post would be to give you a list of some cool new technologies that are going to define the eLearning space in the near future – say, the next 6 – 12 months. That’s not what we’re going to do here. Instead, let’s talk about what’s actually happening in … Continue reading The Future of Corporate Training
The Foreign Educational Institutions (Regulation of Entry and Operations) Bill, 2010 which allows Foreign Educational Institutions to open in India is with Parliament. Part 1 of this blog focuses on macro impacts in the education market, governing bodies, governing laws.