It was an honour to be interviewed by Issy Nancarrow, of Nancarrow Partnerships, at the Learning Technologies 2016 conference. I spoke about how important engagement is in virtual classrooms, as well as the importance of good design for live online sessions and that online facilitation is a new skill to master.
I've written some articles about live online facilitation recently and thought I'd share with you, either for your own reference or perhaps might help with colleagues, managers and clients: From the Corporate Learning Consortium, what is live online learning: http://www.elearningconsortium.com/what-is-live-online-learning/ From Training Journal, how to facilitate a group you can't see: https://www.trainingjournal.com/articles/feature/group-you-cannot-see From Learning... Continue Reading →
When I delivered a webinar with a timer on it, a few people asked about how to get it shown on screen along with the reception slides before the session began. It's really easy once you know about it, so here's a quick bit of info. Extension The timer, among many other things, is what Adobe... Continue Reading →
I'm attending a webinar right now, based in the States, from a large company that provides lots of webinars on different L&D and online learning topics. What I've attended so far has been good, and also different approaches to what I do, so I'm getting a lot from them. I'm also reinforcing the things that... Continue Reading →
Earlier today I delivered a webinar for HR Zone, sponsored by Saba Software, entitled Top Tips for Successful Online Learning. One of the things I've thought about this evening was the slight technical hitch there was with my audio. As it's such an important part of the online learning event it can be stressful when... Continue Reading →
This is an assignment for a course I attended and I thought I'd share my key learning points from two articles. Key points from “Making the most of the virtual classroom” by Bob Mosher Here's a PDF to download if the above link is broken: More Death by Slide Deck (Jul 09) Failure is due to... Continue Reading →