Overcoming The Lack Of Learning Empathy

Recall when you were once a learner deep in a learning environment? Chances are it was during your academic years. The stress to pass your courses let alone get good grades were always top of mind. Then why do we lack empthy for today's learner and student? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Mirror Neurons: Are Our Brains Hardwired To Learn Through Human Interaction?

As the second article in our series celebrating the science behind learning, we will examine Giacomo Rizzolatti’s breakthrough research in mirror neurons and ask the question: are we hardwired to learn through human interactions? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How Human Interaction Increases Learner Success

How big of a difference does active learning make? Well as it turns out, quite a big one. A recent study has made a breakthrough in the science of learning by proving that not only does human interaction and active learning positively affect learner success, but the absence of active learning can actually hurt a learner. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Free eBook: The Engagement Engine Workbook

You can force learners to read, take tests, participate in activities, but it won’t get you near the results you aim for. Learner engagement makes the mind receptive to new knowledge, while people adopt a positive stance towards their training. This is why it is so fundamental. As all things touched by technological evolution, learning has changed greatly. To benefit from all the changes, an L&D professional must apply personalization, gamification, and social learning. This must-read serves as the best advocate to convince and assist you in putting the engagement machine in operation. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.