Do THIS Not THAT for Deeper Learning In the Virtual Classroom


Online Event Producer, Kaleidoscope Training and Consulting
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President, Learning Peaks LLC
Webinar Recording Details
  • Date and Time
    Thu, Aug 01, 2019 at 12PM Pacific / 3PM Eastern
  • Duration
    1 Hour
  • Cost
    $0 (Free)
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Research shows that the virtual classroom offers certain natural benefits and barriers. To get the best outcomes when using the virtual classroom, you need to design to maximize the benefits and minimize the barriers. With Deeper Learning At Work experts Patti Shank and Karen Hyder, you'll learn what research tells us are critical strategies for deeper learning in the virtual classroom.

In this session, Patti and Karen will discuss:
  • What research says about deeper learning in the virtual classroom
  • The important benefits of the virtual classroom that you absolutely must use well
  • Typical barriers when using the virtual classroom that you need to overcome
  • Specific tactics that will help you maximize the benefits and minimize the barriers
You'll gain important insights and learn several tactics to make your virtual classroom sessions better.

Join Patti and Karen for their Pre-Conference Certificate program at Training's TechLearn Conference: "Session P03 - Designing for Deeper Learning in the Virtual Classroom Certificate Program" Click here for complete info.

About Karen Hyder

Karen Hyder has been teaching people how to improve their training since 1994. In 1999, Karen adopted virtual classroom technology and delivers training to learners around the world. As principal of Kaleidoscope Training and Consulting, she offers courses for technical trainers and subject-matter experts to improve delivery and presentation skills, learn online training strategies, transition to online instructor-led training, and prepare for CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+) designation. Karen helped launch and currently produces and hosts The eLearning Guild Online Forums and Thought Leader Webinars, a series of online conference sessions for elearning development professionals. She co-authored The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous eLearning, a comprehensive resource for trainers, training developers, and subject matter experts preparing to deliver training using virtual classroom or synchronous online software tools like WebEx Training Center, Adobe Connect Professional, and GoTo Training. She is also a contributor to The Online Learning Idea Book edited by Patti Shank, and holds a B.A. in English/Communications.

About Patti Shank, Ph.D., CPT

Books by Patti Shank, Ph.D., CPT

Author of Write and Organize for Deeper Learning. She has worked as director of research for The eLearning Guild and served as the head of health education and training for a healthcare system. As president of Learning Peaks LLC, she has provided learning and performance solutions for government, NGOs, corporations, nonprofits, and higher education. She has collaborated with content experts at Adobe, Oracle, Fidelity Information Systems, The Denver Hospice, Morgan Stanley, Hunter Douglas, Kaiser Permanente, HOMER Energy, The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and California State University and other industry leaders.


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