Welcome to the No. 93 Issue of Momenta Learning News on Elearning and Online Learning

Harnessing the power of mobile eLearning: A white paper from the eLearning Guild

The good people at the eLearning Guild have been hard at work on a 27-page report regarding the state of mobile eLearning and where it’s headed. This white paper proposal, titled ” Harnessing the Mobile Storm: The Power and Potential of Mobile Learning “, has many valuable insights into the changing face of the learning and development landscape, coming from experienced minds who know their way around the industry.

New Social Learning White Paper – Growth Engineering

So you’ve heard that informal learning accounts for 90% of workplace learning – now what? Well, you need a way to tap into this huge potential of course! But how do you do that?

Massachusetts considering way to make online education easier while weighing risks of ‘unscrupulous institutions’

WORCESTER — The University of Massachusetts has thousands of students enrolled in its five campuses across Massachusetts, including the flagship in Amherst. Another 70,000 students are enrolled in 150 degree and certificate programs offered by the university through UMass Online. The students enrolled in online courses learn their curriculum in 47 states across the country.

How Online Education Programs Teach Real-World Skills

People who pursue an online education are able to learn virtual communication skills and the significance of self-discipline. Online education programs can definitely help prepare you for these four real-world situations. There are several occasions in which you will never get to meet your co-workers personally.

OLC study: 90% students see online experience as good as face-to-face

The Online Learning Consortium says 5.8 million students are enrolled in online higher education courses, and 90% of these students say their academic experience is as good, or better than an in-person class. According to the data, students report greater levels of engagement with coursework, faculty and classmates with learning technology and support the use of adaptive analytics in helping to customize student learning experiences.

Online educational resources replace textbooks in schools

For students at Central Valley middle and high schools, accessing classroom lessons rarely involves opening a book. Instead, they power up glowing iPad screens and swipe and tap their way through math problems, the day’s reading or interactive content. In high school math teacher Joe Sowinski’s classes, technology has changed class structure.

At faculty development institutes, time away from teaching means time to rethink how to teach

Takiyah Nur Amin had a great idea for a course, but when it came to designing it, she “had no idea where to start.” Amin was part of the inaugural cohort of the University of North Carolina system’s Instructional Innovation Incubator, a faculty and course development program.

The Best Online Learning Platforms for Business in 2016

Enterprise training software typically falls into two distinct categories: tools designed for training companies that sell courses and services to third-parties, and tools designed for companies that conduct training with internal staff. How you plan on using your training software will ultimately determine the type of solution you’ll need, how you’ll be charged, what integrations will be available, and your full list of functionality.

Online Learning for HR

Compare Courses When massive open online courses-better known as MOOCs-first came on the educational scene, nobody knew whether they would be the next big thing in learning or just another quirky acronym. MOOCs are Web-based classes that are available to all, and they’re often free.

Online learning: How technology is encouraging learners to stay connected | Online Business School

As we reach the middle of 2016 online learning is becoming more prominent with the popularity and access growing rapidly. There are many benefits that come from Online Learning please click here to see a previous blog of these benefits. The rise in Online Learning is now appealing to large corporates.