504 Five Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Thursday, October 1

Virtual Classroom

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Questions about mobile and social learning can often take the conversation in the wrong direction, ones about issues of screen real estate, for example, rather than the more important questions about learner experience or if mobile is even the appropriate approach. Mobile, coupled with social media, provides a rich resource for informal learning outside of the classroom, as well as supplemental learning within the classroom. 

In this session, you will see how to better ensure learning occurs during your events and continues afterward. You will gain a better understanding of how to incorporate social media tools and networks into a virtual learning experience to accomplish formal and informal learning. And finally, you will be able to identify why, when, and how participants will be using the mobile virtual classroom. 

In this session, you will learn:

  • To identify why, when, and how participants will be utilizing the mobile virtual classroom
  • How to apply design strategies that maximize the live, mobile environment
  • How to incorporate social media tools and networks into a virtual learning experience to accomplish formal and informal learning
  • How to integrate social media into virtual classroom design during live sessions and in between live sessions 

Audience:
Intermediate and advanced designers, developers, project managers, and managers, ideally with two or more years of experience designing, delivering, and promoting virtual training within their organizations. 

Technology discussed in this session:
Virtual Classroom.

Jennifer Hofmann

Founder and President

InSync Training

Jennifer Hofmann is founder and president of InSync Training. She specializes in the design and delivery of engaging, innovative, and effective modern blended learning. Jennifer has written and contributed to a number of well-received and highly-regarded books including The Synchronous Trainer's Survival Guide: Facilitating Successful Live Online Courses, Meetings, and Events and Live and Online!: Tips, Techniques, and Ready to Use Activities for the Virtual Classroom. Her latest book, Blended Learning (ATD, 2018), introduces a new instructional design model that addresses the needs of the modern workplace and modern learners.

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