Virtual Classroom Resources

Essential Reading for Virtual Classroom Training

September 8, 2014

I recently finished writing my book, The Successful Virtual Classroom, and in the course of researching the book I drew upon many resources. Below are some of the books I recommend if you are interested in learning more about virtual classroom training, or building skills in a specific area. Presentation Skills: If you want to learn […]

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ASTD Infoline: Facilitating in the Global Virtual Classroom

November 14, 2011

As the number of organizations with a global footprint continues to grow, the training function in an organization must keep pace with this trend by offering training solutions designed for global audiences.  To reach global audiences efficiently, many organizations offer training delivered in a virtual classroom using web conferencing technology. Successfully delivering training in the […]

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e-Book Review: Getting Started with Synchronous e-Learning

September 10, 2010

The e-Learning Guild recently published an e-Book by Patti Shank entitled: Getting Started with Synchronous e-Learning. This 48-page research report is based on a survey conducted by the eLearning Guild with over 3,000 respondents. The report includes an interpretation of the survey data with a range of tables and charts. If you are trying to […]

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Podcast and Job Aid on Web Conferencing

August 28, 2009

Recently I was interviewed by Charles Gluck for a podcast by the Metro DC Chapter of ASTD. The podcast covers suggestions and ideas for improving web conferences, the roles of the facilitation team, and how to calculate carbon emissions savings when traditional training is delivered via web conference. You can listed to the podcast by […]

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ELearning Web Sites

January 7, 2009

It’s a new year and a great time to set goals. One of mine is to keep my finger on the pulse of what’s going on in the e-learning industry. I’ve compiled a list of useful e-learning websites, many with free newsletters that may be of use. If you use Delicious, I’ve also posted them […]

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