InSync Training's founder Jennifer Hofmann, and guest bloggers from throughout the training industry, author Getting InSync, an active conversation focused on connecting, collaborating and succeeding in the modern classroom.

What Makes a Great Virtual Classroom Producer? Advice from an Expert

Posted by Helen Fong

May 3, 2016 2:30:00 PM

Helen_Production_Blog.jpgInSync Training’s team includes a group of fantastic virtual classroom producers, or assistant facilitators, who provide professional event support to our clients, and our Certificate course and Workshop facilitators. They keep learners on track, and transform virtual training programs into fast-moving, trouble-free interactive events. 

In this guest post, Helen Fong, our Lead Producer, shares her wisdom about this important, but often overlooked, role. 

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Topics: Virtual Classroom - Production, Virtual Classroom - Best Practices, Producer, Global Virtual Classroom

Virtually There: Defining the Modern Learner Experience

Posted by Jennifer Hofmann

Aug 6, 2015 10:07:40 PM

Where and when is the modern classroom?

Let me ask you a question. Can you define mobile learning?

Is “mobile learning” a learning technology, a design technique, or something else completely? The fact is, the definition of mobile learning is “on the move.” (See what I did there? No? Read it again.) And that is representative of all of the aspects of the modern learning landscape.

The last decade has introduced myriad new technologies and methodologies to our toolkits. But this evolution in learning has been messy. Virtualization has resulted in being able to learn almost anywhere, almost any time, and in many, many ways.

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Topics: BYOD, Virtual Classroom, Mobile Virtual Classroom, mLearning, Global Virtual Classroom, Social Learning, Modern Learning

The Global Virtual Classroom: Share Your Stories & Tips

Posted by Jennifer Hofmann

Feb 27, 2015 9:29:00 AM

Request for Contributions:

Do you have experience facilitating in a virtual classroom with participants from around the globe?  

  • What worked?
  • What didn't work? 
  • What are you going do do differently?

Please share your stories and tips. We'd love to include as many as possible in our next whitepaper, titled "Making The Virtual Classroom Global."  

You can respond right here, or send an email to  

Thanks in advance for your consideration!  Keep reading for the planned introductory text and to access sample whitepapers.

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Topics: Learn Anywhere, Global Virtual Classroom

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