Insights Media

Martin Couzins Writes Book on Webinars for Learning

Bath (UK), June 2020 - The Little Book of Webinars provides practical tips and examples of how organisations are using webinars for learning. Insights Media is delighted to announce the launch of The Little Book of Webinars, written by Head of Insights, Martin Couzins, and produced by the Charity Learning Consortium. Martin has been facilitating webinars since 2012 and, as a journalist and copywriter, was keen to combine his writing skills with his knowledge and experience of running webinars.

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USDLA

Transactional Distance and Adaptive Learning

Transactional Distance and Adaptive LearningNashville, TN (USA), May 2020 - "Transactional Distance and Adaptive Learning" takes a fresh look at one of the pioneering educational theories that accommodates the impact of information and communications technologies in learning. The theory of transactional distance (TTD) provides a distinct analytical and planning foundation for educators to conduct an overarching inquiry into transitioning from mass instructional and management systems in higher education to dynamic and transformational futures that focus on each individual learner.

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AllenComm & Columbia University

Free Online Guide for Coping with COVID-19

Salt Lake City, UT (USA), April 2020 - AllenComm has partnered with the Columbia University Department of Psychiatry to create free online guides that provide coping skills for getting through the COVID-19 lockdown. COVID-19: Tips for Facing the Lockdown is a free digital guide designed by AllenComm and written by Dr. Barbara Stanley, Professor of Medical Psychology at the Columbia University Psychiatric Department. 

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CommLab India’s Book

Become an eLearning Champion

"Become an eLearning Champion"Hyderabad (IN) February 2020 - CommLab India, a global leader in delivering rapid eLearning solutions, is delighted to announce the launch of its book "Become an eLearning Champion" on Amazon. Authored by R.K. Prasad, CEO and Co-Founder of CommLab India, this book is a treasure trove of practical wisdom and guidance that stems from CommLab India’s experience of designing technology enabled learning solutions for global customers.

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SpringerBriefs in Education

Open and Distance Education Theory Revisited

Singapore (SG), November 2019 - The anthology "Open and Distance Education Theory Revisited" explores foundational theories that have been applied in open and distance education (ODE) research and refined to reflect advances in research and practice. In addition, it develops new theories emerging from recent developments in ODE.

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LEO Learning eBook

The Future of Connected Learning

Brighton (UK), November 2019 - LEO Learning, a market leader in digital learning technologies and learning strategy, has published a new ebook that will help training and  development professionals maximize the effectiveness of digital learning programs through powerful and connected social learning strategies.

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Kallidus

Guide to Making Blended Learning a Success

Blended Learning GuideCirencester (UK), September 2019 - Kallidus, an award-winning provider of learning and talent management solutions, has launched its definitive guide to blended learning "Making the most of blended learning from introduction to implementation" to help organisations make the most of technology and ongoing learning and development.

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Announcement

The New Agile eLearning Development Book

Marina ArshavskiyBaltimore, MD (USA), June 2019 - (by Marina Arshavskiy) Throughout my career as an eLearning designer and developer, I have worked with multiple clients using the waterfall, ADDIE model. However, project after project, I ran into the same type of obstacles. Things were missed during the analysis and design phases, and changes in scope were difficult and too expensive to implement. Furthermore, storyboards were not always effective in communicating the evaluating design alternatives, and detailed outlines and storyboards were so set in stone that there were no more opportunities for creativity.

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New Guide

How Creative Do You Feel Right Now?

Plymouth (UK), June 2019 - If your creativity is firing on all cylinders, that’s great. If you’re like most of us, though, you could do with a boost. A new guide, "4 ways to be courageously creative in learning", can help.

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International Trends

IBA GEI Report Highlights HR Issues across Countries

London (UK), May 2019 - In its seventh Annual Global Report, the International Bar Association Global Employment Institute (IBA GEI) highlights general international trends in human resources (HR) law. The information is compiled from the surveyed responses of lawyers in 46 countries, who were asked to consider the most relevant issues relating to employment, industrial relations, discrimination, and immigration law during 2017 and the start of 2018. They were also requested to explain concisely their significance. The Report builds on the historical perspective of previous editions of the publication.

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Guide

Evaluating eLearning to Demonstrate ROI

Evaluating eLearningBrighton (UK), March 2019 - Evaluating eLearning isn’t complicated or scary, and it doesn’t require long processes like the Kirkpatrick model. There are many easier and more modern ways to measure success and show the return on investment of your online learning strategy to business leaders.

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