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PLAY TO LEARN WITH KARL KAPP

“PLAY TO LEARN” WITH KARL KAPP

By Learnnovators

We, at Learnnovators, are honored to be a stop on the “PLAY TO LEARN” book tour. In this exclusive interview, Karl Kapp answers our questions on this well-crafted and insightful book.

YOU DON'T NEED AN SME, YOU NEED AN SME TEAM!

YOU DON’T NEED AN SME, YOU NEED AN SME TEAM!

By Learnnovators

We often look for a single SME to provide all the inputs that we need for a learning project. But that may not always be possible, or practical. In this article, we talk about the importance of…

INFOGRAPHIC: WORK IS LEARNING

INFOGRAPHIC: WORK IS LEARNING

By Learnnovators

How and why can L&D embrace the fact that we learn from work? What can be done to burst the ‘training bubble’ where formal learning is delivered as an event, separate to the workflow? An infographic primer exploring these key questions.

12 TEMPLATES WE CAN, AND SHOULD, USE WHILE DESIGNING E-LEARNING

By Learnnovators

When we think of custom eLearning, we tend to believe that everything should be developed from the ground up. It doesn’t have to be. Templates can be incredibly useful in ensuring that key elements don’t get missed out…

DON'T SHUT DOWN THE AMYGDALA, PLEASE

DON’T SHUT DOWN THE AMYGDALA, PLEASE

By Learnnovators

There are several mental conditions in which learning thrives. In this post, we talk about one in which learning simply does NOT take place – when the learner perceives a threat to their intellect.

CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM OF COURSERA

CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM OF COURSERA

By Learnnovators

Well it’s taken me over 3 and a half years, but I’ve finally completed another MOOC… this was on the Coursera platform. Despite my overall satisfaction with the course, however, I experienced yet again a couple of perennial bugbears.

HOW TO FIX OUR SENSELESS COMPLIANCE TRAINING

HOW TO FIX OUR SENSELESS COMPLIANCE TRAINING

By Learnnovators

All big organisations have a Learning Management System. It’s used to track and record the training that the employees do. In practice, it tends to be used to administer compliance training, though it can be much broader than that.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 4

By Learnnovators

This is Part 4 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3

COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3

By Learnnovators

This is Part 3 of Michael Sutton’s compilation of an annotated list of journals that publish in the areas of Game-Based Learning, Simulations, Serious Games, Gamification, Virtual Reality and Immersive Learning.