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Blended learning options: Interactive methods
Safety Daily Advisor Share
Indeed, with so many choices out there, it can be daunting to determine which methods to use and when to use them. And using several methods for each training session may actually be the most effective way to help employees learn and retain information. More
Unbundling Leadership Training
Leadership training has sensitized people to the importance of leadership, but rarely leaves them with the set of micro-skills that really makes a difference. The challenge for any leadership training program is to leave training participants with the capacity to do something differently. Leadership training should leave participants with a set of tools, not just sensitivities. Download it from www.ecornell.com/unbundle.
Congratulations to our IACET Authorized Providers
The following organizations were accredited or reaccredited in June, 2012.
Educational Opportunity Center helps adults achieve higher education
Often times adults looking to finish high school or pursue higher education do not know where to go for help. A local government agency is trying to spread the word, to take advantage of its services. The Educational Opportunity Center is based on UTC's campus. Workers there say they recently received a grant to expand its outreach efforts. More
Adult education league gives students a second chance
Here the uniforms aren't always uniform and there are stark visual reminders, like house arrest ankle monitors, that the players here have made their share of mistakes. "They're getting another chance," says Jose de Olivera, Director of Maya Angelou Adult Learning Center in Northwest, Washington, D.C. More
eLearning Webinars — make that hour count!
B Online Learning Share
Here are some approaches I use to make the webinar a "memorable, meaningful and motivating" learning experience which also help to avoid drowsiness on the other end of the camera! My webinars usually have a max of about 15 people so some of these approaches may not work for everyone. More
Project manager skills highly sought
The Vancouver Sun Share
Dixie Hawkins is a highly skilled lab technician in the health-care field for Canadian Blood Services, but she never really got exposure to the business world during her health-care training. So she was happy to take some business programs through the University of Calgary's Continuing Education department that gave her a new perspective on business and project management. More